Whitehall-Coplay Press

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Egypt car wash, Cementon sale

Thursday, May 8, 2014 by BY LINDA WOJCIECHOWSKI in Columns

The Egypt Memorial Park is having a car wash at the playground 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Saturday, May 10. Come on down and support our baseball and softball program. Donations will be accepted to have your car, van or truck made to sparkle. Our snack stand will be open all day and you can take in one of our baseball games starting at 1 p.m. As always, check out the park's website at www.egyptpark.org


Church youth to host penny party

Thursday, April 24, 2014 by BY LINDA WOJCIECHOWSKI in Columns

Shepherd of the Hills Youth Group will be hosting a penny party on Sunday, May 4. Doors open at 1, and the party starts at 2 p.m. Come out and support the youth as they begin preparations for their trip to Detroit, MI for the Evangelical Lutheran Church of America Youth Gathering in July 2015.


Don't forget to mark your calendars for the Egypt Memorial Park Festival Third Annual Curt Simmons Day May 31.

The day begins 10 a.m. with a parade down Main Street in Egypt, then three bands will perform live music until 10 p.m. at the park.

Pavilion available

Thursday, February 27, 2014 by BY LINDA WOJCIECHOWSKI in Columns

The Egypt Memorial Park pavilion is available for rent this spring, summer, fall and new winter rentals starting this year. The indoor pavillion can hold 150 people and the outside pavillion up to 200. Rent both together for large events to host weddings, showers, graduations, reunions and picnics. Call Ryan at 610-217-5820 to check availablity.


The Cement Belt Fair committee has begun making arrangements for bookings and shows. Anyone interested in participating in the fair this year should contact 610-657-7986.

Egypt column

Thursday, June 6, 2013 by BY LINDA WOJCIECHOWSKI in Columns

Bible school, Cementon fair add to summer family fun

Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church's vacation Bible school will run 6-8:30 p.m. July 8-12.

This year's theme is Kingdom Rock, where kids stand strong for god.

For more information, email sothvacationbibleschool@hotmail.com or call Lisa at 610-262-4053. Register at www.groupvbspro.com/vbs/ez/soth.


The Laurel Fire Company and the Cementon Park are gearing up for the 65th annual Cement Belt Fair 6-11 p.m. June 24-29.

Many great events are planned as part of thefestival.

In addition to rides and food, the IronPigs mascot Ferrous will visit Monday.