Whitehall-Coplay Press

Friday, February 23, 2018

Happenings

Monday, February 12, 2018 by The Press in Columns

FEB. 12

• Friendly Fifties meeting, 1 p.m., in the social hall of St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Church, 1343 Newport Ave., Northampton

• Quota Club of Northampton meeting, 6:30 p.m., at Northampton Banquet & Event Center, 1601 Laubach Ave. Information, cost (for dinner) and reservations: 610-262-5070

• Woman’s Club of Whitehall Township meeting, 7 p.m., at Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church, 3355 MacArthur Road, Hokendauqua

FEB. 13

• Gentle chair yoga, 9:30-10:30 a.m., at Whitehall Lifestyle Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. Information: 610-437-3700

• Tai Chi, 12:30-1:30 p.m., at Whitehall Lifestyle Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. Information: 610-437-3700

• Fat (Shrove) Tuesday pancake supper, 5-7 p.m., in the parish hall of St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 1900 E. Pennsylvania Ave., Allentown. Information and cost (children 3 and younger eat for free): saec@ptd.net, 610-865-3603 or standrewsbethlehem.org

• Valentine cash bingo, 6-9 p.m., at Whitehall Lifestyle Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. Food will be available for purchase. Bingo caller is Whitehall Township Commissioner Jeffrey Dutt. Information and cost: 610-437-3700

• Presentation on full-day kindergarten, 6:30 p.m., in the LGI room of Whitehall High School, 3800 Mechanicsville Road. Snow date is Feb. 15.

• Governor Wolf Historical Society meeting, 7 p.m., on the GWHS campus, 6600 Jacksonville Road, East Allen Township. Information: govwolf.org

• Men’s Bible study, 7:15 p.m., at Emmanuel’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 3175 Valley View Drive, Moore Township. Information: church office at 610-837-1741

• Hokendauqua Park & Playground Association meeting, 7:30 p.m., in the social hall of Hokendauqua Fire Company, 3022 S. Second St.

• Quilting and sewing, 8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700

• Art for everyone, 9-11:30 a.m., Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information and cost: 610-437-3700

• Cribbage, 1-5 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700

• Mah Jongg, 1-5 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700

• Latin salsa band practice, 7:30-9:30 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Bring your instrument. Information: 610-437-3700

FEB. 14

• Strength training, 10:30-11:30 a.m., at Whitehall Lifestyle Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. Information: 610-437-3700

• Northampton AARP Chapter 3915 meeting, 11 a.m. (doors open), at Northampton Banquet & Event Center, 1601 Laubach Ave.

• Simply Play, 1 p.m., at Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. Information: 610-432-4339

• Lenten worship service and dinner, 6:30 p.m., in Fox Hall of St. John’s United Church of Christ, 575 Grape St., Fullerton. The service and dinner will continue Wednesday nights throughout Lent.

FEB. 15

• Gentle chair yoga, 9:30-10:30 a.m., at Whitehall Lifestyle Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. Information: 610-437-3700

• Storytime and crafts with Miss Veronica, 11 a.m., at Coplay Public Library, 49 S. Fifth St. Information: 610-262-7351

• Bingo, noon-2 p.m., at Whitehall Lifestyle Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. Information: 610-437-3700

• “Living on a Shoestring with Fashions and Food” program by Woman’s Club of Catasauqua, 6 p.m., at Salem United Church of Christ, 615 Third St., Catasauqua

• Committee meeting for Coplay’s 150th anniversary, 7 p.m., in council chambers of borough hall, 98 S. Fourth St.

• Lehigh Valley Pops Orchestra practice, 9-10:30 a.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700

• Arts and crafts, 9-11:30 a.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information, registration and cost: 610-437-3700

• Knit and chat, 9-11:30 a.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information and cost (for nonmembers): 610-437-3700

• Course: “Memories to Memoirs,” 10-11:30 a.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. The class will continue Thursdays until March 22. Information and cost: 610-437-3700

• SAGE (Senior Activities for Growth and Enrichment), noon-2 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information and registration: 610-437-3700

• Current events discussion group, 2-3:30 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700

FEB. 16

• Strength training, 10:30-11:30 a.m., at Whitehall Lifestyle Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. Information: 610-437-3700

• Tai Chi, 12:30-1:30 p.m., at Whitehall Lifestyle Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. Information: 610-437-3700

• Lenten dinner, 4:30-7 p.m., in the auditorium of Sacred Heart Catholic Church, 117 Washington St., Bath. Additional dinners are planned for Feb. 23 and March 2. Information: 610-837-7874

• Button box and polka entertainment, 7:30-10:30 p.m., at Northampton Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4714, 1204 Main St.

• Elm Street Jazz workshop, 9-11 a.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700

• Arts and crafts, 9-11:30 a.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information, registration and cost: 610-437-3700

• Life sharing group, 1-3 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700

• Scrabble, 1:30 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700

• Line dance social, 1:30-3:30 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information and cost: 610-437-3700

• Opera: “II Puritani” by Catan, 4 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information and cost: 610-437-3700

FEB. 17

• Valentine breakfast buffet, 8 a.m.-noon, at Klecknersville Rangers Volunteer Fire Company, 2718 Mountain View Drive, Moore Township. Information and cost: fire company at 610-317-0808

• Tricky tray, 9 a.m.-7 p.m., in Ruffenach Hall of St. John the Baptist Church, 3024 S. Ruch St., Stiles. The event will continue 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Feb. 18.

• Bath museum is open, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., in the Bath Borough building, Penn and Washington streets

• Movies: Disney’s cartoon version of “Beauty and the Beast” (11:30 a.m.) and “The Fault in Our Stars” (1:30 p.m.), at Coplay Public Library, 49 S. Fifth St. Information: 610-262-7351

• Governor Wolf Historical Society museum is open, 1-3 p.m., at the society’s campus, 6600 Jacksonville Road, East Allen Township. Information: govwolf.org

• Pork and sauerkraut dinner and basket social, 4-7 p.m., at Alliance Fire Company, 717 Washington Ave., Northampton. Information and cost: 610-262-2123

• Dynamic Duo, 7-9 p.m., at Coplay Saengerbund, 205 S. Fifth St.

• Post-Valentine’s Day dance, 7-10:30 p.m., at the social quarters of American Club of Coplay, 32 N. Third St. Information: 610-261-2884

• Dance featuring KATO, 7:30-10:30 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information and cost: 610-437-3700

FEB. 18

• Breakfast brunch, 9 a.m.-noon, at Catasauqua Club, 226 Pine St. Information, cost and reservations (suggested): 610-264-1771

• Breakfast, 9 a.m.-noon, at Lappawinzo Fish and Game, 25 Lappawinzo Road, Allen Township

• Tricky tray, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., in Ruffenach Hall of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 3024 S. Ruch St., Stiles

• Autism ministry (for those up to age 21 with Autism Spectrum Disorder), 10:45 a.m., at Bethany Wesleyan Church, 675 Blue Mountain Drive, Cherryville. Information: church office at 610-767-1239 or bethanywes.org

• Pinochle, 1:30 p.m., in the Trexler Room of Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information and cost: 610-437-3700

FEB. 19

• Miller-Keystone blood drive, 4-7 p.m., at Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church, 3355 MacArthur Road, Hokendauqua. Information and to schedule a time to donate: Judy Ehret at 610-767-5061

• Open mic and jam night, 6:30 p.m., at Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. Information: 610-432-4339

• Good Vibrations Chorus practice, 9:30-11 a.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700

• Arts and crafts, 9-11:30 a.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information, registration and cost: 610-437-3700

• Cards and games, 11:30 a.m., in the Trexler Room of Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700