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Thursday, September 19, 2013 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Columns

St. John's basket bingo set for Oct. 4

St. John's United Church of Christ, 575 Grape St., Whitehall, will hold a Longaberger basket bingo Friday, Oct. 4.

Doors open at 6 p.m. and bingo begins at 7 p.m.

The event will feature 20 games, three specials and a Chinese auction.

Food will be available to purchase.

Proceeds will benefit the church's general fund and Phoebe Ministries.

Tickets will be sold in advance for a discount but will also be available at the door.

To purchase in advance send a self-addressed, stamped envelope to the church.

Fullerton column

Thursday, September 5, 2013 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Columns

Fullerton legion to install new officers Sept. 10

The Fullerton American Legion Auxiliary 367 will install officers for 2013-14 at 7 p.m. Sept. 10 at the post home, 609 Fullerton Ave., Whitehall.

District President Cathy Olker will serve as the installing officer.

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AARP Chapter 3115 will meet at noon on Thursday, Sept. 12, at the American Club, 300 Cherry St., Coplay.

Refreshments will be available between noon and 1 p.m.

Pete Oswald will give a talk on Road Scholar, formerly called Elderhostel, a program that provides educational travel adventures in all 50 states and 150 countries.

Fullerton column

Thursday, August 8, 2013 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Columns

St. E's registering preschoolers

St. Elizabeth's Catholic Church, Fullerton Avenue and Pershing Boulevard, Whitehall, is now accepting registrations for its preschool program for the new school year.

Classes for 3-year olds will be held 9-11:30 a.m. Tuesday and Thursday and the 4-year-old classes will meet 9-11:30 a.m. or 12:30-3 p.m. Monday, Wednesday and Friday.

For more information, call 610-266-0450.

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Fullerton column

Thursday, July 11, 2013 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Columns

St. John's to celebrate renovations

St. John's United Church of Christ, 575 Grape St., will be holding a renovation celebration 9:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Sunday, July 14.

The day includes a worship service at 9:30 a.m. followed by music, tours, dance and karate demonstrations and children's crafts and games.

Free hot dogs and popcorn will be available. All are welcome. Donations will benefit the Whitehall Food Bank.

For questions, call Tracey Glass at 610-905-8426.

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Fullerton column

Thursday, June 27, 2013 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Columns

Legion auxiliary officers elected

The Fullerton American Legion Auxiliary Unit 367 held elections of new officers for 2013-14 at their June 11 meeting.

The following individuals were elected: Phyllis Dickert, president; Josette Holland, senior vice president; Kim Decker, junior vice president; Dottie Hofelich, secretary; Jean Ebert; treasurer; Marion Kulhamer, historian; Shiryl Decker; chaplain; Claire Knecht, senior sergeant at arms; and Rita Kline, junior sergeant of arms.

Fullerton column

Thursday, June 13, 2013 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Columns

St. John's to host VBS

St. John's United Church of Christ, 575 Grape St., Fullerton, will be holding vacation Bible school 5:45-8 p.m. July 8-12.

This year's theme is "God's Backyard Bible Camp."

For more information and to register, call the church office at 610-264-8421.

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Fullerton column

Thursday, May 23, 2013 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Columns

Angels Relay team tea set for June 1

St. John's United Church of Christ, 575 Grape St., Whitehall, will host the Angels Relay for Life Team Annual Tea at 2 p.m . Saturday, June 1.

Entertainment will be provided by Steve Myers.

For additional information, contact JoAnn Sutter at 610-231-0954.

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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 on May 30, so I would need any information no later than May 24. Wishing everyone a very happy Memorial Day weekend!

Catasauqua Column

Thursday, May 9, 2013 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Local News

Enjoy a Night of Music May 18

St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church choir, 417 Howertown Road, will sponsor an Armed Forces Day Salute May 18 at 6:30 p.m. with St. Paul's Night of Music.

Choral groups from across the Lehigh Valley will perform patriotic music.

A free will offering will benefit the Catasauqua Food Bank. A reception will follow the concert.

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The South Catasauqua annual neighborhood yard sale is set for 9 a.m.-2 p.m. May 17 and 18, rain or shine. Sales will take place south of Race Street and up to and including Circle Drive.

Fullerton column

Thursday, May 2, 2013 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Columns

St. E's seeks new students

St. Elizabeth's School, located on Fullerton Avenue and Pershing Boulevard, Whitehall, is now accepting preschool registrations for the new school year.

The classes for 3-year-olds run on Tuesday and Thursday from 9 to 11:30 a.m. and the classes for 4-year-olds will meet on Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9 to 11:30 a.m. or 12:30 to 3 p.m.

For more information, call 610-266-0450.

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The Woman's Club of Whitehall Township will meet Monday, May 13, at 7 p.m. at Faith Lutheran Church, MacArthur Road.

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