Northampton Press

Tuesday, October 16, 2018

Lehigh Township: Annual mum sale coming up Sept.15-16

Wednesday, September 5, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Get ready for fall with flowers at Lehigh Township Historical Society’s annual mum sale, set for 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Sept. 15 and 1-4 p.m. Sept. 16. The sale will be held on the porch of the historical centre, 3811 Lehigh Drive, next to Indian Trail Park.

There will also be a bake sale at the event.

For more information, call 610-440-0151 or visit lehightownshiphistoricalsociety.org.

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Big Daddy Weave & Brandon Heath will be performing at Bethany Wesleyan Church 7 p.m. Oct. 22.

Allen/East Allen townships: Gettysburg bus trip planned

Wednesday, September 5, 2018 by The Press in Columns

East Allen Township Parks and Recreation Department is planning a bus trip Nov. 3.

The trip will include a Gettysburg battlefield tour, lunch at Hickory Bridge Farm and time at the Hauser Estate Winery and the Historic Round Barn & Farm Market.

There is a cost.

For more information, contact Chuck Frantz at 610-262-7961, ext. 306.

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Reminder: Lappawinzo Fish and Game, 25 Lappawinzo Road, Allen Township, will hold a breakfast 8 a.m.-noon Sept. 16.

It is open to the public.

There is a cost.

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Northampton Area Public Library: Sign up now for a Northampton Area Public Library card

Wednesday, September 5, 2018 by The Press in Columns

September is Library Card Sign Up Month!

Sign up for a card in the month of September and be entered to win a $15 Amazon gift card. Get a card and utilize all the great services at Northampton Area Public Library.

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The Teen Task Force will meet 3 p.m. Sept. 12. Work with other teens on a library project while earning community service credit.

The first project is the Jack Frost Parade float.

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Registration for fall children’s programs begins Sept. 17. Programs are for ages 10 months until fifth grade.

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Coplay: Rally day is Sept. 9

Wednesday, September 5, 2018 by The Press in Columns

St. John’s Lutheran Church, 18 S. Third St., will hold its annual rally day Sept. 9 at the morning worship.

There will be a hot dog social.

Sunday school teachers and staff will also be installed.

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Coplay Saengerbund celebrates its Austrian heritage 3:30-6:30 p.m. Sept. 9 with the traditional Oktoberfest in the lower-level ballroom, 205 S. Fifth St.

Josef Kroboth Band will provide the polka and ethnic sounds. The Schuhplattler Dancers will entertain.

The event is open to the public.

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Catasauqua: Final park concert to be held Sept. 7

Wednesday, September 5, 2018 by The Press in Columns

To wrap up the summer concert series, Slicked Up 9s will take the stage Sept. 7 at Catasauqua Park Amphitheater, 501 American St.

The group will perform 7-10 p.m.

Come on out with your lawn chairs, blankets and refreshments for a fun music-filled evening!

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The Catasauqua Community Thrift Shop, 113 Bridge St., is having a bag sale Sept. 10-15. Please stop in.

Donations of used, clean clothing are gratefully accepted during store operations: 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays and 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesdays and Saturdays.

Happenings

Monday, September 3, 2018 by The Press in Columns

SEPT. 4

• Registration begins for preschool storytime (for 10:30 a.m. Tuesday sessions in September, October and November), during regular library hours, at Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. Registration will continue Sept. 5 for 1 p.m. Wednesday sessions in September, October and November. Information: 610-432-4339

• Half-price sale, during regular business hours, at Catasauqua Community Thrift Shop, 113 Bridge St. The sale will continue until Sept. 8.

Catasauqua: Cunningham & Associates to take borough park stage Aug. 31

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Cunningham & Associates will perform 7-10 p.m. Aug. 31 at Catasauqua Park Amphitheater, 501 American St.

Come on out with your lawn chairs, blankets and refreshments for a fun music-filled evening.

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Catasauqua Fire Police will be having a flea market Sept. 1 at the fire training grounds on Race Street.

The event will be held 8 a.m.-2 p.m.

There will be food for sale.

There are still 10-foot-by-10-foot spaces available. Contact 484-951-6148 for more information.

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Bath: Klecknersville fire company will host grandparents breakfast

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Klecknersville Rangers Volunteer Fire Company, 2718 Mountain View Drive, will be hosting a grandparents breakfast 8 a.m.-noon Sept. 9. The buffet includes made-to-order eggs, omelet toppings, French toast, pancakes, home fries, sausage, bacon, ham, scrapple, sausage gravy, creamed dried beef, fruit cup, juices, toast and a hot beverage.

The event is open to the public.

Contact Stacy at 610-837-3465 with any questions.

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Coplay: Explorer post to meet Aug. 30

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Scouts of Model Railroad Explorer Post 101 meets 7:30 p.m. Aug. 30 in its second-floor quarters at borough hall, 98 S. Fourth St.

The public is invited.

The sessions mainly involve working on layouts and the miniature trains.

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Borough council convenes 7:30 p.m. Sept. 4 in council chambers at the municipal building for a workshop session.

Council will discuss and set the table for the Sept. 11 meeting, Patriot Day, where votes are taken on agenda items.

The public is invited.

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Lehigh Township: Bethany Wesleyan Church plans Sept. 5 music event

Wednesday, August 29, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Bethany Wesleyan Church, 675 Blue Mountain Drive, Cherryville, will host the Collingsworth family for an evening of worship and praise 7 p.m. Sept. 5. Tickets are available at the church office or on iTickets.com.

For more information, call the church office at 610-767-1239 or visit bethanywes.org.

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Lehigh Township Historical Society will hold its annual mum sale 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Sept. 15 and 1-4 p.m. Sept. 16 at the Lehigh Township Historical Centre, 3811 Lehigh Drive, which is next to Indian Trail Park. There will also be a bake sale at the event.