Grace United Church of Christ will be holding a Halloween Hop 7-10 p.m., Friday, Oct. 23, at the church, 902 Lincoln Ave.
Enjoy a night of fun, your favorite oldies and Halloween dance music. Come in costume if you wish; there will be prizes for best dressed.
A drawing for a 40-inch flat-screen TV will also be held.
A dollar dance with “Tootsie the Clown” is also planned.
Tickets can be purchased at the church office or at the door the night of the event.
Coplay Sports Inc. will have a board of directors meeting at 7:30 p.m. this evening, Oct. 15 at its field house off Sixth Street. The public is invited to attend.
The annual community Halloween parade, sponsored by Coplay Recreation and Welfare Association, will be held at 7 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 20.
The parade route begins at Chestnut and Ninth streets, continues east on Chestnut to Second Street and ends south at Second and Hokendauqua streets.
This Friday, Oct. 16, the Whitehall Zephyrs varsity football team will travel to Bethlehem to take on the Freedom High School Patriots.
Kick-off is at 7 p.m.
Help cheer the Zephyrs on to victory!
Whitehall Township Public Library has some fun events scheduled for October. Move night is scheduled for 6:15 p.m., Tuesday, Oct. 20. The featured film will be “Scooby-Doo & Kiss: A Rock and Roll Mystery!”
Also at the library, at 7:13 p.m. (yes, 7:13 p.m.) on Thursday, Oct. 22, stop by to hear some mysterious stories with “Ghost Tales with Charles Adams III.”
Registration for fall programs at Northampton Area Public Library are underway. Sessions will be held Oct. 27 through Dec. 10 at the library, 1615 Laubach Ave.
Wonderful Ones for ages 10 months to 2 will be held 10-10:45 a.m., Thursdays.
Toddler Storytime, for 2-year-olds, will be held 11-11:20 a.m., Tuesdays or 10-10:20 a.m., Wednesdays.
Creative Preschoolers Storytime, for ages 3 and up, will be held 10-10:45 a.m., Tuesdays or 10:30-11:15 a.m., Wednesdays.
Family Toddler/Preschool Storytime will be held 6:30-7 p.m., Tuesday evenings.
Bingo will be held at Annunciation Catholic Church, 122 W. Union St., 1 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 11. Get your friends together for an afternoon of fellowship, fun and food. The kitchen will open at 11:30 a.m. to all for sit-in or take-out.
For information, call 610-264-0332.
The event is sponsored by the Assembled Men of St. Mary’s.
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American Legion Post 739, 3739 American Legion Drive, will hold a benefit all-you-can-eat breakfast 7 a.m.-noon, Sunday, Oct. 11.
For more information, call 610-264-7330.
On Sunday, Oct. 11, 2 p.m., Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church, 3355 MacArthur Road, will be holding a blessing-of-the-pets service in Parker Hall.
First Presbyterian Church of Hokendauqua, 3005 S. Front St., is holding a blessing-of-the-pets outdoor service at 1 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 18.
Thank you to everyone who attended our recent book and bake sale. We appreciate your continued support.
Storytime with Miss Jo will be held at 11 a.m., Thursday, Oct. 8, 15, 22 and 29. All ages are welcome, and there is no preregistration.
If you have any questions, call the library at 610-262-7351.
Trivia Saturday will be noon-2 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 10. Stop by and try to stump our experts.
Egypt Memorial Park will be holding its annual fall community yard sale 8 a.m.-1 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 17. To reserve a spot or for more information, email email@example.com.
Also on Oct. 17, Egypt Community Church is hosting an all-you-can-eat ham dinner from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. The meal will include ham, mashed potatoes, veggies, applesauce, beverages and dessert.
Children ages 6 to 12 eat at a reduced price, and those age 5 and under eat free.
Call the church office at 610-262-4961 for additional ticket information.
It’s pasta night Saturday, Oct. 10 at Commitment to Family & Community, 165 Cherry St. An all-you-can-eat spaghetti and meatballs dinner, along with salad and garlic bread, will be held 4-7 p.m., benefitting Forgotten Felines & Fidos Inc. A basket social is also part of the event.
Tickets are available at the door.
More information is available by calling 610-349-7385 or emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
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