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Sunday, December 9, 2018
PRESS PHOTOS BY AL RECKERPaul Tews, Pastor Heather Kurtz and Cindy Graberitz enjoy each other’s company at a pork and sauerkraut dinner, held April 28 at Grace United Church of Christ, Northampton. PRESS PHOTOS BY AL RECKERPaul Tews, Pastor Heather Kurtz and Cindy Graberitz enjoy each other’s company at a pork and sauerkraut dinner, held April 28 at Grace United Church of Christ, Northampton.
Kaitlyn Oswald and Tara Fahringer volunteer their time serving guests some delicious food at the dinner. Kaitlyn Oswald and Tara Fahringer volunteer their time serving guests some delicious food at the dinner.

Northampton: Paw Prints festival is June 3

Wednesday, May 30, 2018 by The Press in Columns

The 10th annual Paw Prints on the Canal is set for 11 a.m.-4 p.m. June 3 at Canal Street Park. It will be held rain or shine.

The event is sponsored by Northampton Borough and benefits the Northampton Police Department’s K-9 unit.

Highlights of the day include a rescue parade, noon, and a sharp-dressed pet contest, 1 p.m. Northampton’s K-9 unit will offer demonstrations.

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Quota Club of Northampton will hold its annual yard sale 8 a.m.-1 p.m. June 9 at Canal Street Park.

Rain date is June 10.

Vendors interested in reserving a space should call Kelly at 610-262-7826. There is a cost.

Baked goods and refreshments will be available for purchase.

Proceeds will benefit community projects.

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Northampton Area Historical Society and Quota Club will join together for a community yard sale 8 a.m.-1 p.m. June 9.

The historical society will hold its sale at the Siegfried Station, West 21st Street.

Quota Club will hold its sale at Canal Street Park. Refreshments and baked goods will be sold.

To reserve a space at Quota’s sale, call Kelly at 610-262-7826. There is a fee for the spot.

The historical society will be accepting donations for the sale from the public at the station 6-8 p.m. June 7 and 8.

For more information, call 610-262-8198.

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St. John’s Friendly Fifties will meet 1 p.m. June 11 in the church’s social hall, 1343 Newport Ave.

Ed Pany will speak about the Northampton cement industry.

New members are always welcome.

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Holy Trinity Nursery School, 1235 Main St., is registering children for the 2018-19 school year.

The 2-year-old playgroup class meets 9:30-11 a.m. Mondays and Wednesdays. Class size is limited to 12 children. Children do not need to be toilet trained for this class.

The 3-year-old class meets 9-11:30 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. Class size is limited to 16 children. Children need to be toilet trained for this class.

The 4-year-old class meets 12:15-2:45 p.m. Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays. Class size is limited to 16 children. Children need to be toilet trained for this class.

Children must turn the appropriate age for the class by Sept. 1.

There is a registration cost and a monthly tuition fee.

For more information or to arrange a visit, call the church at 610-262-2668.

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