Fullerton American Legion 367 will not be having a filling sale this year.
Legion members would like to thank all who supported the group in the past years.
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The Shooting Stars Girls Organization of Whitehall will hold a gift card bingo 1 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 2, at Faith Lutheran Church, 3355 MacArthur Road.
Tickets are available at the door ahead of time at a discounted price. For information, call Sue at 610-264-8951.
Remember, tomorrow is trick or treat night in Whitehall from 6 to 8 p.m.
Turn your porch light on if you would like to share treats with the children.
Drive with extra care in the neighborhood during this time since many children will be out and about.
Fullerton Village, 1029 Sixth St., Whitehall, will hold its holiday bazaar Saturday, Nov. 1, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.
It will include food, attic treasures, baked goods, crafts, jewelry, handbags, homemade candy, books, puzzles and basket raffles.
AARP Chapter 3115 will meet at noon Thursday, Nov. 6, at the American Club, 300 Cherry St., Coplay.
Refreshments will be served during social hour.
Musician Pete Begley will entertain on the stick, a stringed instrument.
Bring a nonperishable item for the Thanksgiving food drive.
Tonight, Thursday, Oct. 30, we will have a Halloween Trivia Challenge and costume contest at 6 p.m.
You do not need to be in costume to participate. Questions are geared for adults, but teens and older kids may participate too. The contest is limited to 31 contestants, so register today. See the handout on the circulation desk.
The Knitting Guild will meet at 6 p.m. Nov. 6 at the library. The group meets the first Thursday of every month in the library community room.
The Laurel Fire Company is having a spaghetti dinner 5-8 p.m. Friday, Oct. 24, hosted by students from the Muhlenberg College. There is a cost.
There will also be a 50/50 raffle and bake sale. The fire company is located at located at 5114 Third St., Whitehall.
Laurel is also planning a turkey raffle 2-6 p.m. Nov. 9. Ticket holders qualify for 20 turkey drawings, with additional raffles offered during the day.
Refreshments and one meal are included with each raffle ticket. For more information or tickets, call Jake at 610-657-7986.
A craft fair and quilt sale will take place at Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church Saturday, Nov. 8, from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
There will be over 100 craft tables, quilts, baked goods, refreshments and a Chinese auction.
Visa and MasterCard will be accepted for quilt purchases.
For more information, call the church office at 610-435-0451.
A blood drive will take place Monday, Nov. 10, from 4-7 p.m. at Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church.
To schedule a time to donate, contact Judy Ehret at 610-767-5061.
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A cash and prize bingo will benefit the Fullerton Girls 18U softball team Saturday, Nov. 1, at the playground recreation building., 901 Jefferson St., Whitehall.
Doors open at 5:30 p.m. and games start at 6 p.m.
For more information, contact Fred Romano at Romanoreddevil09@aol.com.
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The Stiles playground is holding a sandwich sale.
Turkey, roast beef and ham are available and all sandwiches come with American cheese on a Kaiser roll.
Orders are due by Monday, Oct. 27, and the pick-up is Tuesday, Nov. 4, from 5 to 5:30 p.m. at the playground.
If you would like to place an order and support the playground, contact Marie at 610-261-4679.
Trick or treat in Whitehall is slated for Friday, Oct. 31, from 6 to 8 p.m.
Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church Youth Group will be hosting a Longaberger Basket Bingo and Chinese auction Nov. 9. Doors open at noon and bingo starts at 1 p.m.
There will be homemade food and baked goods, specials and raffles, as well as Chinese auction items.
Tickets are available at the door or you may call 610-262-4053 to order ahead of time.
The Shepherd of the Hills youth group will be selling nut rolls beginning Oct 19. Orders must be placed by Nov. 2. They will be delivered Nov. 16.