Northampton Press

Saturday, December 15, 2018

Northampton: Breakfast social set for Nov. 3

Wednesday, October 31, 2018 by The Press in Columns

The Women of St. Paul’s United Church of Christ, 19th Street and Lincoln Avenue, is holding a breakfast social 8-11:30 a.m. Nov. 3.

The menu includes eggs, sausage, pancakes, hash browns, toast and beverage.

There is a cost.

For more information, call Brenda at 610-262-3813.

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St. John’s Friendly Fifties will meet 1 p.m. Nov. 12 in the social hall of the church, 1343 Newport Ave. Singer Donna Parsons will entertain.

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Northampton AARP Chapter 3915 will meet Nov. 14 at Northampton Banquet & Event Center, 1601 Laubach Ave. Doors open 11 a.m.

Lehigh Township: Bethany plans Nov. 22 dinner

Wednesday, October 31, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Bethany Wesleyan Church, 675 Blue Mountain Drive, Cherryville, will host a free Thanksgiving dinner 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Nov. 22.

If you will be alone this Thanksgiving, you are invited to come and enjoy a great meal with all the trimmings and great fellowship.

To reserve a spot, call the church office at 610-767-1239.

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Reminder: An autism respite will be held 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 10 at Bethany Wesleyan Church.

The program is for children ages 2-21 diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder and siblings with or without the disorder.

Catasauqua: Holy Trinity to host chorus concert

Wednesday, October 31, 2018 by The Press in Columns

The Bel Canto Youth Chorus of the Bach Choir in Bethlehem will offer a freewill concert 7 p.m. Nov. 4 at Holy Trinity Memorial Lutheran Church, 604 Fourth St.

This amazing and auditioned elite youth choir, directed by Joy Hirokawa, is well known for its musically innovative and artistic renditions and has frequently performed abroad.

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Bob Yoder, a Pennsylvania Master Gardener, will share the history of the current attempt to save the American chestnut at the next Catasauqua Garden Club meeting 1 p.m. Nov. 7.

Happenings

Monday, October 29, 2018 by The Press in Columns

OCT. 30

• Walk This Way to Better Health community walking program (introduced by East Allen Township Parks and Recreation Department), 10-11 a.m., at Bicentennial Park West, 5351 Park West Lane. The program will continue Tuesdays and Thursdays. To participate: Chuck Frantz at 610-262-7961, ext. 306

OCT. 31

• Sugar skull decorating event (for teens), 3 p.m., at Northampton Area Public Library, 1615 Laubach Ave. Information and registration (required): 610-262-7537

• Trick or treat, 6-8 p.m., in Allen and East Allen townships

Lehigh Township: Bethany to host autism respite

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 by The Press in Columns

An autism respite event will be held 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 10 at Bethany Wesleyan Church, 675 Blue Mountain Drive, Cherryville.

The program is for children ages 2 to 21 diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder and siblings with or without the disorder.

For details, contact Michele at 484-221-3046 or mkehlor@yahoo.com.

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Bethany Wesleyan Church will host Denver & the Mile High Orchestra, as well as their big band, for a Christmas program 7 p.m. Nov. 28.

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

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Northampton: Food bank to hold walkathon

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Northampton Area Food Bank will hold its Halloween walkathon Oct. 27.

Registration begins 8:30 a.m. at the food bank, 1601 Canal St. The walk starts 9 a.m., rain or shine. Those planning to attend are encouraged to walk in costume. Sponsor sheets are available at the food bank. Participants may also bring their own sheet to the registration area.

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Halloween Wheels on the Canal will be held 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 27 at Canal Street Park. Rain date is Nov. 3.

Catasauqua: Chicken dinner bingo is planned

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 by The Press in Columns

The Catty Club, 226 Pine St., will be holding a chicken dinner bingo Oct. 27. Doors open 4 p.m.

There will also be a Chinese auction and 50/50 raffle.

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Trick-or-treat night in Catasauqua will take place 6-8 p.m. Oct. 31.

Have a spooktacular time, and stay safe!

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The Bel Canto Youth Chorus of the Bach Choir, Bethlehem, will offer a free-will concert 7 p.m. Nov. 4 at Holy Trinity Memorial Lutheran Church, 604 Fourth St.

Coplay: Trick or treat is Oct. 26

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Trick-or-treat night in the borough is 6-8 p.m. Oct. 26.

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Coplay Garden Club will meet 7 p.m. Oct. 25 at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 18 S. Third St. The meetings are open to the public.

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The Ironton Rail Trail Oversight Commission holds its annual historical walk 9 a.m. Oct. 27. The walk starts at the barn on Chestnut Street at Whitehall Parkway.

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The deadline to order tickets to see “The First Noel” at American Music Theater, Lancaster, is Oct. 28. The trip is scheduled for Nov. 28.

Bath: Bath legion plans weekend raffle

Wednesday, October 24, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Bath American Legion Eckley E. Patch Post 470, 278 Race St., will be having a basket social Oct. 26-28.

The event will run 5-9 p.m. Oct. 26, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Oct. 27 and 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Oct. 28.

There will be hundreds of baskets.

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Sacred Heart School, 117 Washington St., will once again be hosting a haunted house 7-9 p.m. Oct. 26 and 27.

There will be a scary tour and a kids’ room for those who prefer more low-key fun.

There is a small admission fee, and all proceeds benefit the middle school field trip to Philadelphia.

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