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Thursday, October 2, 2014 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Columns

St. E's hosting several activities

St. Elizabeth of Hungary Church, 435 Pershing Blvd., Whitehall, will be holding a chicken and waffle supper on Saturday, Oct. 11, from 3 to 7 p.m. The event will take place in the parish hall.

Call 610-266-0695 for pricing or more information.

St. E's will also be having its fifth annual spectacular basket social on Columbus Day weekend, Friday, Oct. 10, from 5 to 7 p.m.; Saturday, Oct. 11, from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.; and Sunday, Oct. 12, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. This also takes place in the social hall. Food will be available for purchase.

Fullerton column

Thursday, September 18, 2014 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Columns

St John's to bless the pets

St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church, 835 Third St., will be sponsoring a special worship service, blessing of the pets.

You are invited to bring your pet (s) to Fritze Hall Saturday, Sept. 27, at 2 p.m.

Any pets on leashes or in carriers or cages will be blessed.

Served will be people snacks as well as snacks for dogs and cats. There will also be a photo session if you would like a photo of your pet or one of you with your pet. The photo will be sent to you via email and will be posted on St. John's Facebook page if allowed.

Fullerton column

Thursday, September 4, 2014 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Columns

Legion ladies auxiliary to meet

The Fullerton American Legion Ladies Auxiliary will hold its next meeting, Tuesday, Sept. 9, at 7 p.m. at the Post Home, Fullerton Avenue and Wood Street.

Installation of officers for 2014-15 will take place. Installing officers will be Frances Keener, past state department president.

Phyllis Dickert will be installed as president for a second term.

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West Catasauqua Fire Hall will be hosting its second annual block party featuring Social Call, Saturday, Sept. 13, from 1 to 7 p.m.

Enjoy food, soda and beer, games, a Chinese auction and great music.

Fullerton column

Thursday, August 21, 2014 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Columns

Girl Scouts to hold car wash

Girl Scout Troop 6942 will be having a car wash this Saturday at the West Catasauqua Fire Department, Whitehall, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Enjoy a hot dog, snacks and drinks for sale while you are waiting for your vehicle to be washed.

For more information, call Sue at 610-264-8951.

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Fullerton column

Thursday, August 7, 2014 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Columns

Luau planned

Fullerton Fire Co., 851 N. Second St., Whitehall, will hold an end-of-summer luau Saturday, Aug. 9.

Doors open at 6 p.m. Music is by Steel Creek from 7 to 10 pm.

The event is sponsored by the ladies auxiliary. Call Denise at 610-295-2027 for tickets and more information.

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Fullerton column

Thursday, June 26, 2014 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Columns

Jungle safari coming to St. Johns

St. John's United Church of Christ, 575 Grape St., Whitehall, is having its vacation Bible school, "Jungle Safari" Monday, July 7, to Friday, July 11, from 5:45-8 p.m.

This is for ages prekindergarten to sixth grade and also for adults. To register, call 610-264-8421.

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My email address is lhahn775@verizon.net if there is any information you would like published in this column. My next column will be in The Press July 10, so I would need any information no later than July 4. Thanks for your cooperation and have a great week.

Fullerton Column

Thursday, June 12, 2014 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Local News

Fullerton American Legion holds open house Saturday

The Fullerton American Legion and Sons of the American Legion Post 367 will be hold an open house and membership drive this Saturday, from 10 a.m. until 2 p.m.

Potential members can come in to meet with a representative from the Legion post, the Sons of the American Legion and the ladies' auxiliary who will answer questions about membership.

There will also be food and refreshments available.

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St. John's Lutheran Church, 835 Third St., Whitehall, will hold their vacation Bible school program titled "Jungle Safari," from June 23-27, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Catasauqua Column

Thursday, May 15, 2014 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Columns

Bethany Spirit Riders take to road

On May 3, the Bethany Spirit Riders drove around the Lehigh Valley, including the Borough of Catasauqua, delivering support materials to families who currently have soldiers deployed overseas.

Many of the group are veterans themselves. The organization is a faith-based motorcycle club that regularly takes group trips to great locations like Gettysburg.

The families will be given a blue star for their windows, letting others in the community know they have a family member serving overseas.