Each year, Sunday Pool League hosts a charity pool tournament and fundraiser to benefit a local cause or organization. This year, the league is pleased to announce that proceeds will be donated to Diakon Adoption & Foster Care, Lehigh Valley.
Diakon Adoption & Foster Care has one goal — to bring permanence to the lives of waiting children and youths. Through foster care, foster-to-adopt (legal-risk placements), special needs and domestic adoption, Diakon focuses on uniting children and youths with forever families.
James E. Kovacs, 82, of North- ampton, died Aug. 4, 2018, at Lehigh Valley Hospital-Muhlenberg. He was the husband of Constance “Connie” B. (Pisklak) Kovacs for 58 years.
Born in Bethlehem, he was a son of the late Joseph and Anna (Souver) Kovacs.
He was a 1953 graduate of Hellertown High School.
He was in the U.S. Army, stationed in Munich, Germany, from 1954-56 as a cryptographer.
He earned a bachelor’s degree in business at Moravian College.
• Sound wave string art (for grades 6-12), 2 p.m., at Northampton Area Public Library, 1615 Laubach Ave. Information and registration: 610-262-7537
• New Bath Borough Hall celebration, 3-6 p.m. (open house) and 6 p.m. (ribbon-cutting ceremony), at the borough hall, 121 S. Walnut St.
• Movie: “Sing,” 5-7 p.m., at Coplay Public Library, 49 S. Fifth St. Information: 610-262-7351
• Creation Station Club, 6:30-7:30 p.m., at Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. Information: 610-432-4339
Preview night: Musikfest celebrates its 35th anniversary by kicking things off a day early with preview night at SteelStacks, 4:30 p.m.-midnight Aug. 2, featuring free performances by The Barrel House Brothers, April Mae and the June Bugs, Funky Dawgs Brass Band and Baby Soda Jazz Band. Also, in a ticketed concert, is Trombone Shorty’s “Voodoo Threauxdown Tour” at the Sands Steel Stage. The concert by Trombone Shorty & Orleans Avenue also features Galactic, Preservation Hall Jazz Band and New Breed Brass Band, with Cyril Neville and Walter “Wolfman” Washington. Musikfest, Aug.
55th annual Das Awkscht Fescht, 6 a.m. - 10:30 p.m. Aug. 3, 4 and 6 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. Aug. 5, Macungie Memorial Park, 50 Poplar St., off Main Street (Route 100), Macungie
Nearly 2,500 cars on display: Variety Show. Aug. 3, classics, trucks, motorcycles, custom or modified vehicles; Antique and Classic Car Show, Aug. 4, more than 1,000 antique, classic, foreign and sports cars, and Special Interest Car Club Show, Aug. 5, more than 800 vintage autos
Call 610-782-3254 for locations.
Wednesday, August 1: BBQ beef rib-a-que, roasted potatoes, green beans, banana.
Thursday, August 2: Pulled pork, warm bean salad, creamy spinach, applesauce.
Friday, August 3: Cheese ravioli with meatballs, Brussels sprouts, apricots.
Monday, August 6: Vegetable lasagna w/ meat sauce, Mediterranean vegetables, cinnamon apples.
Tuesday, August 7: Potato crusted fish, brown rice, peas and carrots, fresh orange.
Wednesday, August 8: Marinated chicken, Caesar salad, diced pears, oatmeal cookie.
Call 610- 829-4540 for locations or visit https://www.northamptoncounty.org/HS/AGING/Pages/default.aspx.
Wednesday, August 1: Chicken Kiev, rice pilaf, Scandinavian blend vegetables, wheat bread w/margarine, citrus breeze.
Thursday, August 2: Beer battered haddock, red quinoa hash browns w/spinach and cheese, seasoned carrots, wheat bread w/margarine, lemon meringue pie.
Friday, August 3: Orange juice, sausage sandwich w/ peppers and onions, macaroni salad, fresh nectarine.
No August senior menus were available prior to time of printing.
The Whitehall girls basketball program is hosting a Whitehall Night at Hokey Park this Sunday (August 5), from 5-7 p.m. All girls entering the 5th-12th grades are encouraged to attend. There will be a 3vs3 tournament as well as upper-class-led drills. For more information contact head coach Joshua Madas (email@example.com).
Christine Eskander, of Whitehall, has been named Girl of the Month for March by Woman’s Club of Whitehall Township.
She is the daughter of Mrs. Amany Farag.
She has received high honor roll for two years and honor roll for two years.
Eskander is a member of the choir, Leo Club, Spanish Club, Key Club and SERVE Club.
She belongs to National Honor Society, Mu Alpha Theta and the honor society for both Spanish and science. She served as president and co-founder of English National Honor Society.