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WTPL: Open mic, jam night planned for Feb. 15

Thursday, February 4, 2016 by The Press in Columns

Open mic & jam night will be held 6:30-8:30 p.m. Feb. 15. Entertainers interested in performing three songs or a 15-minute set are asked to sign up before 6:30 p.m. Musicians, singers, poets, comedians, actors, writers, storytellers, etc., are invited to come show their stuff.

We also welcome you to just come and be part of the audience and enjoy the fun!

Rocking the Valley Internet Radio will be broadcasting from the library during the event.

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Stiles: Enjoy the game, festivities on Super Bowl Sunday

Thursday, February 4, 2016 by The Press in Columns

This Sunday, Feb. 7, is the 50th time the Super Bowl will be played. The Denver Broncos and the Carolina Panthers will face each other for a shot at the big prize.

If you are going to a party to watch the game and eat some delicious game snacks, enjoy. Select a designated driver if you plan to have drinks, too. Be safe and enjoy the game!

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Remember to stop by St. John the Baptist Church, 3024 S. Ruch St., 9 a.m.-7 p.m. Feb. 13 and 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Feb. 14, when the church will be holding its 10th annual tricky tray social.

Catasauqua: Salem UCC will hold Mardi Gras this Saturday

Thursday, February 4, 2016 by The Press in Columns

Don’t forget to stop by Salem United Church of Christ’s Mardi Gras 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Feb. 6 for many good bargains.

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St. Mary’s Church, 122 Union St., will hold a Lenten fish dinner 4-7 p.m. Feb. 12 in the parish center.

Dinner includes a cup of soup, fried-breaded Icelandic haddock, corn, coleslaw, stewed tomatoes, rolls, dessert, beverages and a choice of a baked potato, macaroni and cheese or haluski.

Takeout is available.

For more information and cost, call the parish office at 610-264-0332 or email kim.bil@verizon.net.

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Northampton: AARP plans Feb. 10 meeting

Thursday, February 4, 2016 by The Press in Columns

Northampton AARP Chapter 3915 will meet Feb. 10 at Northampton Banquet & Events Center, 1601 Laubach Ave. Doors open noon. Entertainment will be provided. Those planning to attend are asked to bring a baked good.

If Northampton schools are closed, there will be no meeting.

If interested in any trips, contact Sharon at 610-262-9182.

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The Northampton K-Kids baseball team will hold a winter social fundraiser 5 p.m. Feb. 13 at Hammerhead Lounge, 326 Main St.

The cost of a ticket includes a dinner buffet and entertainment by a deejay. There is a cash bar.

Coplay: Enjoy a Super Bowl breakfast Feb. 7 at Coplay Saengerbund

Thursday, February 4, 2016 by The Press in Columns

Coplay Lions Club is starting Super Bowl Sunday Feb. 7 with a Super Bowl breakfast at Coplay Saengerbund. The 29th annual all-you-can eat event is from 8 a.m. to noon.

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The youth at St. John’s Lutheran Church will hold their annual “Souper” Bowl Feb. 7 at the South Third Street church. The 10:30 a.m. service will recognize the youth.

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Coplay Public Library will have storytime with Miss Jo 11 a.m. every Thursday morning during February.

Also, adult coloring is open to the public noon-3 p.m. each Saturday this month.

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Catasauqua: Salem UCC to hold Margi Gras

Thursday, January 28, 2016 by The Press in Columns

Salem United Church of Christ, 615 Third St., will be holding their Mardi Gras 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Feb. 6.

There will be food, a flea market, a basket raffle and a bake sale, as well as fun and games.

For any questions, call 610-264-4091.

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Catasauqua Garden Club’s annual bus trip to the Philadelphia Flower Show is scheduled for March 8. This year’s Philadelphia Flower Show, the largest of its kind, will feature the National Parks as its theme.

Northampton: Friendly Fifties to meet Feb. 8

Thursday, January 28, 2016 by The Press in Columns

St. John’s Friendly Fifties will meet 1 p.m. Feb. 8 in the church’s social hall, 1343 Newport Ave.

Singer Glenn Kaowski will entertain.

If Northampton schools are delayed or closed, the meeting is canceled.

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The Northampton K-Kids baseball team will hold a winter social fundraiser 5 p.m. Feb. 13 at Hammerhead Lounge, 326 Main St.

The cost of a ticket includes a dinner buffet and entertainment by a deejay.

There is a cash bar.

Salem UCC to hold Margi Gras

Thursday, January 28, 2016 by The Press in Columns

Salem United Church of Christ, 615 Third St., will be holding their Mardi Gras 9 a.m.-1 p.m. Feb. 6.

There will be food, a flea market, a basket raffle and a bake sale, as well as fun and games.

For any questions, call 610-264-4091.

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Catasauqua Garden Club’s annual bus trip to the Philadelphia Flower Show is scheduled for March 8. This year’s Philadelphia Flower Show, the largest of its kind, will feature the National Parks as its theme.

Happenings

Thursday, January 28, 2016 by The Press in Columns

JAN. 29

• Drop-in studio arts class, 9-11:30 a.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information, registration and cost: 610-437-3700

• Piloxing (mixes pilates and boxing movements), 10-11 a.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information, registration and cost: 610-437-3700

• “Ghosts in the Lehigh Valley” class, 1-2 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information, registration and cost: 610-437-3700