Northampton Press

Monday, October 21, 2019

Lehigh Township: Historical society sale is Sept. 14

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 by The Press in Columns

The Lehigh Township Historical Society will hold a fall mum sale 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Sept. 14.

The flowers, shoofly pies and other goodies will be sold from the porch at the Historical Centre, 3811 Lehigh Drive.

For more information, visit lehightownshiphistoricalsociety.org/calendar.html.

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Northampton Area Food Bank is sponsoring a penny party Sept. 22 at Hope Lutheran Church, 4131 Lehigh Drive, Cherryville. Doors open 1 p.m., and the event starts 2 p.m.

There will be refreshments, a raffle and a bake sale.

Northampton: Uptown Northampton Street Fair set for Saturday

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 by The Press in Columns

The 30th Uptown Northampton Street Fair will be held 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Sept. 14 on Main Street.

More than 100 local food, craft and merchant vendors are expected to participate.

The Roxy Theatre will offer tours all day.

The lineup for live entertainment includes:

• 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Jordan White on the main stage

• 11 a.m.-1 p.m., Brenna on the Gin Mill & Grille Beer Garden Stage

• 1-3 p.m., Andrew Lobby on the Gin Mill & Grille Beer Garden Stage

• 3-5 p.m., Bryant Brothers on the Gin Mill & Grille Beer Garden Stage

Bath: Get your tickets now for Sept. 14 barbecue dinner

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 by The Press in Columns

Salem United Church of Christ, 2218 Community Drive, will be holding a chicken barbecue dinner 3-6 p.m. Sept. 14. The event will be held indoors.

Advance tickets are needed. Call 610-759-5780.

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Lauren’s Hope Dragon Boat Festival is set for 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Sept. 15 at Evergreen Lake, 2375 Benders Drive, Bath. Lauren’s Hope benefits children with brain injuries.

Besides boat racing, there will be a food truck, vendors, children’s tent, arts and crafts and more.

For more information, go to dragonboats@laurenshopefoundation.com.

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Catasauqua: Concert is Sept. 13

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 by The Press in Columns

Lucky 7 will perform 7-10 p.m. Sept. 13 at the amphitheater at Catasauqua Park and Playground, 501 American St.

This is the final performance in the summer concert series. As always, remember to bring those lawn chairs, blankets and snacks.

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The Catasauqua Club, 226 Pine St., will be holding its first fall all-you-can-eat breakfast 9 a.m.-noon Sept. 15. This is a buffet with made-to-order omelets and eggs Benedict.

For more information, call 610-264-1771 or 610-554-8045.

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Coplay: Buy wristbands now for local pub crawl

Wednesday, September 11, 2019 by The Press in Columns

Wristbands are now on sale for the Coplay Borough 150th anniversary pub crawl scheduled for 3-8 p.m. Sept. 21.

The crawl starts 3 p.m. at Samuel Owens Restaurant and Bar, 128 Chestnut St. The crawl continues onto 2nd Street Tavern, 33 N. Second St.; then to American Club of Coplay, 300 Cherry St.; and ends at the Coplay Saengerbund, 205 S. Fifth St. Participants are then encouraged to return to their favorite spot.

Happenings

Monday, September 9, 2019 by The Press in Columns

SEPT. 9

• Bag sale on everything in the store, during regular business hours, at Catasauqua Community Thrift Shop, 113 Bridge St. The sale will continue until Sept. 14.

• Beading club meeting, 1:30 p.m., in the reference area of Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. Information: 610-432-4339

• Family swim, 7-8 p.m., at the pool of Whitehall High School, 3800 Mechanicsville Road. The event will continue Mondays and Wednesdays through Nov. 6. Information and cost (fee only for residents not of Coplay or Whitehall): 610-437-5524, ext. 200

Allen/East Allen townships: Church dinner set for Sept. 14

Wednesday, September 4, 2019 by The Press in Columns

Zion Stone United Church of Christ, 51 Church Road, Kreidersville, will hold a barbecue dinner 1-5 p.m. Sept. 14. It will take place in the upper lot by the picnic stand.

The menu includes half of a barbecue chicken, baked potato, coleslaw and roll.

Tickets will only be sold in advance. Call Linda at 610-751-0997.

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Lappawinzo Fish and Game, 24 Lappawinzo Road, will have a breakfast 8 a.m.-noon Sept. 15. There is a cost.

The event is open to the public.

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Northampton Area Public Library: Stitching event set for Sept. 10

Wednesday, September 4, 2019 by The Press in Columns

There will be a stitch and chat event 6 p.m. Sept. 10. Bring your crochet, knit, cross-stitch or embroidery projects to the library and enjoy the company of crafty friends.

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Fall children’s programs and family Halloween craft sign-ups begin Sept. 16.

General programs are for babies starting at 3 months up to fifth grade and begins the week of Oct. 22.

The family Halloween craft program is 6 p.m. Oct. 29 for children and their families to create something for Halloween.

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Moore Township: Fire company hosts breakfast

Wednesday, September 4, 2019 by The Press in Columns

Klecknersville Rangers Volunteer Fire Company, 2718 Mountain View Drive, is hosting a grandparents’ breakfast 8 a.m.-noon Sept. 8.

There is a cost. Children ages 2 and under eat for free.

For more information, call 610-837-1901.

Klecknersville Rangers is having its first gun bingo 4-11 p.m. Sept. 14.

There is a cost, and tickets are on sale now.

For more information and to purchase tickets, contact Stacy or Vince at 610-837-3465.

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Lehigh Township: Food bank plans penny party event

Wednesday, September 4, 2019 by The Press in Columns

Northampton Area Food Bank is sponsoring a penny party Sept. 22 at Hope Lutheran Church, 4131 Lehigh Drive, Cherryville. Doors open 1 p.m., and the event starts 2 p.m.

There will be refreshments, a raffle and a bake sale.

Call Kelly at 484-644-0455 for directions and information.

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Reminder: Lehigh Township Historical Society will hold a fall mum sale 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Sept. 14 at the Historical Centre, 3811 Lehigh Drive.

For more information, visit lehightownshiphistoricalsociety.org/calendar.html.

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