Whitehall-Coplay Press

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Stiles column

Thursday, October 18, 2012 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Columns

Trick-or-treat coming soon

Next Friday, Oct. 26, Whitehall Township will hold trick or treat from 6 to 8 p.m.

All Stiles neighbors, please be certain to have your porch light on if you would like to share some treats with the witches, ghosts, rock stars and action heroes who will be roaming the community. Drivers, please be extra careful when traveling throughout the township during trick or treat hours.

Have a safe and fun Halloween!

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Fullerton column

Thursday, October 18, 2012 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Columns

St. John's to host holiday craft show Oct. 27

St. John's United Church of Christ, 575 Grape St., Fullerton, is having its annual Holiday Happenings Craft Show 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 27.

Featured will be lots of crafts including painted gourds, wood items and light bulbs, genuine gemstone jewelry, pet goodies, stained glass, retired Longaberger baskets, handmade baskets and more.

The kitchen will be open and a bake sale will be featured. St. John's famous potato filling, made with real mashed potatoes, will be available for purchase.

Raffles and a Chinese auction also will be part of the event.

Fullerton column

Thursday, October 4, 2012 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Columns

AARP chapter to meet today

AARP Chapter 3115 will meet today, Thursday, Oct. 4, at noon at the American Club, 300 Cherry St., Coplay.

After the social hour when refreshments will be available, guitarist and vocalist Albert Jinks will entertain. New members are welcome.

For information, call 610-395-2820.

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The Woman's Club of Whitehall Township will meet Monday, Oct. 8, in Parker Hall on the lower level of Faith Lutheran Church, 3355 MacArthur Road, Whitehall.

The program will include piano duets by Lina Huett and Barbe Able.

Fullerton Column

Thursday, September 20, 2012 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Columns

St. Elizabeth's clothing sale is Saturday

On Saturday, Sept. 22, St. Elizabeth's, Fullerton Avenue and Pershing Boulevard, will hold their 13th annual clothing sale.

This sale is a one-day-only event, held from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the St. Elizabeth Parish Hall.

Parking is available in the large parking lot on the left.

This is your opportunity to leisurely browse through some wonderful fashions and spruce up your wardrobe.

All items sold are new and of high quality, are extremely unique and 70 percent off retail price.

Purchases will only be accepted with cash.

Catasauqua column: Club to host beach party Saturday

Thursday, September 6, 2012 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Columns

The Catasauqua Club, 226 Pine St., will hold a beach party and vacation giveaway Saturday, Sept. 8, beginning at 4 p.m.

A raffle will be held to win a weeklong vacation at the Sandy Beach Resort in Myrtle Beach, S.C. Traditional summertime fare will be served and guests are encouraged to wear their favorite beach attire.

Tickets are available for purchase in advance or at the door.

Call 610-264-1771 for more information.

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Don't forget Salem United Church of Christ, 615 Third St., will host a flea market this Saturday, Sept. 8, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Fullerton column: AARP to meet Sept. 13, get flu shots

Thursday, September 6, 2012 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Columns

AARP Chapter 3115 will meet at noon on Thursday, Sept. 13, at the American Club, 300 Cherry St. in Coplay.

After the social hour and refreshments, musician Shep will entertain the group.

Flu shots also will be given. New members are always welcome.

For information, call 610-264-4874.

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The Woman's Club of Whitehall Township will hold its first meeting of the season Monday, Sept. 10, at 7 p.m. at Faith Lutheran Church, MacArthur Road.

Entertainment will be provided by Ellie Laub-ner, Crinoline to Crinoline.

Catasaqua column: Jeopardy in the garden Sept. 5

Thursday, August 30, 2012 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Local News

Be ready in the garden as Sue Drabic, a Pennsylvania master gardener, leads a group in an exciting game of Jeopardy during the meeting of the Catasaqua Garden Club. They meet 1 p.m. Sept. 5 at the Slovak Center Social Club, 1233 Fifth St.

There will also be a double jeopardy if you don't bring your club project to the meeting.

Gardeners bringing gems for judging must have them in place by 12:45 p.m. Garden friendly guests are welcome to attend.

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Catty column: Salem U.C.C. to host flea market

Thursday, August 23, 2012 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Local News

Salem United Church of Christ, 615 Third St., will hold a flea market Saturday, Sept. 8, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

In addition, the event will include a silent auction with great prizes, a bake sale and good food. Jams, jellies, pickles and red beets will be offered for sale.

Anyone who has items to donate or needs more information on the market should call the church at 610-264-4091 or Bev Werner at 610-264-7508.

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My email address is lhahn775@verizon.net if there is any information you would like published in this column. Have a great week!

Fullerton column: St. John's to hold concert Sept. 8

Thursday, August 23, 2012 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Local News

St. John's United Church of Christ, 575 Grape St., will hold a wandering singers concert Saturday, Sept. 8 at 7 p.m.

This cappella group offers Renaissance music, folk songs and newly composed works.

Call 610-264-8421 for any questions. Come on out for an enjoyable Saturday evening.

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My e-mail 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 Sept. 6, so I would need any information no later than Aug. 31.

A Happy Labor Day to all! Where did summer go?