Whitehall-Coplay Press

Wednesday, April 24, 2019

Happenings

Monday, April 8, 2019 by The Press in Columns

APRIL 8

• Whitehall Area Chamber of Commerce Restaurant Week continues, at participating restaurants, bake shops and breweries in Whitehall Township, Coplay Borough, Catasauqua Borough and North Catasauqua Borough. The event will continue until April 13. Information, list of participants and menus: https://www.lehighvalleychamber.org/whitehallarearw.html

• Celebration of the Arts event (organized by Woman’s Club of Whitehall Township), 6 p.m., at Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church, 3355 MacArthur Road, Hokendauqua

• Battle of the Books (with Greater Lehigh Valley Writers Group), 6:30 p.m., at Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. Information: 610-432-4339

• Easter bonnet-making event (organized by Emmanuel Lutheran Church’s women’s group), 7 p.m., at the church, 3175 Valley View Drive, Moore Township. Paper plates are provided, but bring your own decorating materials.

• Beading Club meeting, 1:30 p.m., at Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. Information: 610-432-4339

APRIL 9

• Whitehall Area Chamber of Commerce Restaurant Week continues, at participating restaurants, bake shops and breweries in Whitehall Township, Coplay Borough, Catasauqua Borough and North Catasauqua Borough. The event will continue until April 13. Information, list of participants and menus: https://www.lehighvalleychamber.org/whitehallarearw.html

• Gentle chair yoga, 9:30-10:30 a.m., at Whitehall Active Community Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. The class will continue Tuesdays and Thursdays until April 30. Information, registration and cost: 610-437-3700

• Tai Chi exercise, 12:30-1:30 p.m., at Whitehall Active Community Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. The class will continue 12:30-1:30 p.m. Tuesdays and 1-2 p.m. Fridays until April 26. Information and cost: 610-437-3700

• Adult book-oriented bingo (for 18 or older), 6:30 p.m., at Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. Information: 610-432-4339

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

APRIL 10

• Whitehall Area Chamber of Commerce Restaurant Week continues, at participating restaurants, bake shops and breweries in Whitehall Township, Coplay Borough, Catasauqua Borough and North Catasauqua Borough. The event will continue until April 13. Information, list of participants and menus: https://www.lehighvalleychamber.org/whitehallarearw.html

• “Imbalance, Dizziness and Falls — Maintaining Youthful Balance As You Age” presentation, 10 a.m., at Northampton Area Public Library, 1615 Laubach Ave. Information: 610-262-7537

• Strength training, 10:30-11:30 a.m., at Whitehall Active Community Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. The class will continue Wednesdays and Fridays until April 26. Information, registration and cost: 610-437-3700

• Introductory session for new Fold3 database, 2 p.m., at Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. Information: 610-432-4339

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

• Lenten worship service, 6:30 p.m., in Fox Hall of St. John’s United Church of Christ, 575 Grape St., Fullerton. Information: 610-264-8421

APRIL 11

• Whitehall Area Chamber of Commerce Restaurant Week continues, at participating restaurants, bake shops and breweries in Whitehall Township, Coplay Borough, Catasauqua Borough and North Catasauqua Borough. The event will continue until April 13. Information, list of participants and menus: https://www.lehighvalleychamber.org/whitehallarearw.html

• Gentle chair yoga, 9:30-10:30 a.m., at Whitehall Active Community Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. The class will continue Tuesdays and Thursdays until April 30. Information, registration and cost: 610-437-3700

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

• Beading Club meeting, 1:30 p.m., at Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. Information: 610-432-4339

• Fabulous Fish Fry event, 5-7 p.m., in the parish hall of St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 1900 Pennsylvania Ave., Allentown. Information and cost (children 3 and under eat for free): standrewsbethlehem.org, saec@ptd.net or 610-865-3603

APRIL 12

• Whitehall Area Chamber of Commerce Restaurant Week continues, at participating restaurants, bake shops and breweries in Whitehall Township, Coplay Borough, Catasauqua Borough and North Catasauqua Borough. The event will continue until April 13. Information, list of participants and menus: https://www.lehighvalleychamber.org/whitehallarearw.html

• Communities That Care meeting, 8:30 a.m., at Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church, 3355 MacArthur Road, Hokendauqua

• Strength training, 10:30-11:30 a.m., at Whitehall Active Community Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. The class will continue Wednesdays and Fridays until April 26. Information, registration and cost: 610-437-3700

• Tai Chi exercise, 1-2 p.m., at Whitehall Active Community Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. The class will continue 12:30-1:30 p.m. Tuesdays and 1-2 p.m. Fridays until April 26. Information and cost: 610-437-3700

• Basket social, 4 p.m. (doors open), at Hope Lutheran Church, 4131 Lehigh Drive, Cherryville. Bring a nonperishable item for the food bank. Information and cost: 610-767-7203

• Literature trivia night (for adults), 6 p.m., at Northampton Area Public Library, 1615 Laubach Ave. Information and registration (required): 610-262-7537

• Free wildlife program, 6:30 p.m., in the clubhouse of Blue Mountain Fish & Game Association, 4190 Wood Drive, Lehigh Township

• “The Addams Family” (performed by CAST), 7 p.m., at Catasauqua High School, 2500 W. Bullshead Road, Northampton. The event will continue 7 p.m. April 13 and 26 and 2 p.m. April 14, 27 and 28. Information, cost and tickets: cattytheatre.org

• Tavern night (must be at least 21 years old to attend the BYOB event), 7-10 p.m. (doors opens 6:30 p.m.), at Governor Wolf Historical Society, 6600 Jacksonville Road, East Allen Township. Information and cost: govwolf.org

APRIL 13

• Whitehall Area Chamber of Commerce Restaurant Week continues, at participating restaurants, bake shops and breweries in Whitehall Township, Coplay Borough, Catasauqua Borough and North Catasauqua Borough. Information, list of participants and menus: https://www.lehighvalleychamber.org/whitehallarearw.html

• Ready, Set, GO(LD) 5K walk, 8K run and kids’ fun run, 7 a.m. (registration), 8:30 a.m. (8K), 9 a.m. (5K), 10:30 a.m. (kids’ fun run) and 11 a.m. (awards and post-race refreshments), beginning at Saylor Park, Coplay, and continuing along Ironton Rail Trail

• Northampton County electronic recycling event, 9 a.m.-noon, at Waste Management Grand Central Sanitary Landfill, 910 W. Pennsylvania Ave., Pen Argyl. Information and cost (for some items): mooretownship.org/forms/2019EwasteEvents.pdf

• Spring bazaar, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., at Christ United Church of Christ, Little Moore, 913 S. Mink Road, Danielsville. Information: 610-837-6051

• “How to Sell Items on eBay” program (presented by Patty Vahey, Whitehall Township Public Library director), 10 a.m., at the library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. Information: 610-432-4339

• Easter egg hunt (for Northampton residents up to age 10), 11 a.m., at Municipal Park, Smith Lane and Laubach Avenue, Northampton. Rain date is 1 p.m. April 14.

• Autism respite (for children ages 2 to 21 diagnosed with autism and siblings with or without a diagnosis), 11 a.m.-3 p.m., at Bethany Wesleyan Church, 675 Blue Mountain Drive, Cherryville. Information and registration (required): Michelle at 484-221-3046 or mkehlor@yahoo.com or Cherryville Autism Respite on Facebook

• Easter ham raffle, 11:30 a.m. (doors open), at Bath Fire Company Social Club, 135 S. Walnut St. Information and cost: 610-837-1059

• Easter egg hunt (for ages 10 and under), 1 p.m., at the St. John Street side of Catasauqua Park and Playground, 501 American St. Rain date is 2 p.m. April 14.

• Easter egg hunt, 1 p.m., at Bicentennial Park East, East Allen Township. Rain date is April 14.

• Spaghetti dinner, 4-6 p.m., at Mountain View Wesleyan Church, 1001 Deemer Road, Moore Township. Information and cost (children ages 5 and under eat for free): 610-759-7553

• “The Addams Family” (performed by CAST), 7 p.m., at Catasauqua High School, 2500 W. Bullshead Road, Northampton. The event will continue 7 p.m. April 26 and 2 p.m. April 14, 27 and 28. Information, cost and tickets: cattytheatre.org

APRIL 14

• 3-D archery, 7 a.m. (registration starts), at Point Phillips Rod & Gun Club, 1035 Smith Gap Road, Moore Township. Information: 610-837-0310

• All-you-can-eat breakfast, 8-11:30 a.m., at Point Phillips Rod & Gun Club, 1035 Smith Gap Road, Moore Township. Information and cost: 610-837-0310

• Breakfast with the Easter Bunny, 8 a.m.-noon, at Klecknersville Rangers Volunteer Fire Company, 2718 Mountain View Drive, Moore Township. Information and cost (children 2 and under eat for free): 610-837-1901

• All-you-can-eat breakfast, 8:30-11:30 a.m., at St. Elizabeth of Hungary Roman Catholic Church, 618 Fullerton Ave., Fullerton

• Easter egg hunt, 10:30 a.m., at Christ United Church of Christ, Little Moore, 913 S. Mink Road, Danielsville. Information: 610-837-6051

• Easter egg hunt, 11:30 a.m., at Hungarian Hall, Stewart and Canal streets, Northampton

• Easter egg hunt, 1 p.m., behind Han-Le-Co Fire Company, 1001 Postal Road, Hanover Township

• Drawing and block shoot for hams, 1 p.m., at Lappawinzo Fish and Game, 25 Lappawinzo Road, Allen Township. Information and cost: 610-262-9904

• “The Addams Family” (performed by CAST), 2 p.m., at Catasauqua High School, 2500 W. Bullshead Road, Northampton. The event will continue 7 p.m. April 26 and 2 p.m. April 27 and 28. Information, cost and tickets: cattytheatre.org

APRIL 15

• Morning Glories meeting (with speaker Sandra Arden, director of Public Library of Catasauqua), 10 a.m., at Holy Trinity Memorial Lutheran Church, 604 Fourth St., Catasauqua

• Beading Club meeting, 1:30 p.m., at Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. Information: 610-432-4339

• Easter and make-a-bunny craft (for adults), 6 p.m., at Northampton Area Public Library, 1615 Laubach Ave. Information and registration (required): 610-262-7537

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

• Coplay Lions Club meeting, 7:15 p.m., at Coplay Saengerbund, 205 S. Fifth St.