Whitehall-Coplay Press

Sunday, November 17, 2019

Catasauqua: Community lunch is Nov. 4

Wednesday, October 30, 2019 by The Press in Columns

Salem United Church of Christ, 615 Third St., will be having its next free community lunch 11 a.m. Nov. 4.

All are welcome!

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Lori Metz, a Pennsylvania Master Gardener, will share key steps of basic garden design at the Catasauqua Garden Club meeting, planned for 1 p.m. Nov. 6 at Slovak Center Social Club, 1233 Fifth St., North Catasauqua.

Members with artistic and horticultural entries should have them in place before the meeting starts.

Remember to bring a donation for Meals on Wheels to this meeting.

Happenings

Monday, October 28, 2019 by The Press in Columns

OCT. 28

• Game night, 5-7 p.m., at Coplay Public Library, 49 S. Fifth St. Information: 610-262-7351

• Keep Me in Stitches meeting, 5:30 p.m., at Public Library of Catasauqua, 302 Bridge St. Information: 610-264-4151

• Halloween Fright Night event, 6 p.m., at Public Library of Catasauqua, 302 Bridge St. Information: 610-264-4151

• Coplay Community Days committee meeting, 7 p.m., in council chambers at Coplay Borough Hall, 98 S. Fourth St.

Whitehall Township Public Library: Whitehall library to present A World of Food program Oct. 24

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 by The Press in Columns

The program A World of Food will be presented 6:30 p.m. Oct. 24.

Learn how to navigate the library’s two food-themed databases: A to Z Food America and A to Z World Food. These databases will provide new recipes to spice up your repertoire and background information on some of the things you like to eat.

A to Z World Food is the only food database that contains traditional recipes from 174 countries of the world in all course categories — appetizers, soups, salads, breads, main courses, side dishes, desserts, snacks and beverages.

Coplay: Trick-or-treat night to be held Oct. 25

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 by The Press in Columns

Borough residents are reminded to welcome the costumed youngsters by turning on their front porch lights for trick-or-treat night 6-8 p.m. Oct. 25.

Police will have an extra presence in patrols across the borough.

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The Ironton Rail Trail Oversight Commission will hold its annual historical walk beginning 9 a.m. Oct. 26.

The free community walk forms at the parkway barn off Church Street, north of MacArthur Road.

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The Community Days committee meets 7 p.m. Oct. 28 at council chambers in borough hall, 98 S. Fourth St.

Fullerton: Trick-or-treat night will be held Oct. 25

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 by The Press in Columns

Whitehall Township will be having its trick-or-treat night 6-8 p.m. Oct. 25.

The rain date is Oct. 26.

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There will be a cash bingo event at the West Catasauqua Park building, 2301 Pine St., 2 p.m. Oct. 27. The doors will open 1 p.m.

There will be specials, a 50/25/25 raffle and gift card basket raffle. Refreshments will be available for sale.

All proceeds go to benefit the programs for the Whitehall Active Community Center.

For price and more information, contact Chris at 610-820-0316 or Diane at 610-799-2644.

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Stiles: Zephyrs to host final home game of season

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 by The Press in Columns

The Whitehall Zephyrs varsity football team will host its last home game Oct. 25.

Kickoff is 7 p.m.

Support the Zephyrs!

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Trick-or-treat night in Whitehall will be held 6-8 p.m. Oct. 25.

Remember to turn on your porch light and outside lights if you would like to participate and hand out treats to the community children.

Drivers, please be extra cautious when traveling through our neighborhoods since there will be many excited children out and about.

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Northampton: Food bank’s Halloween walkathon event is Oct. 26

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 by The Press in Columns

Northampton Area Food Bank is sponsoring a Halloween walkathon Oct. 26. Registration starts 8:30 a.m. at the food bank, 1601 Canal St. The walk, approximately 4.5 miles, will begin 9 a.m.

Walkers are encouraged to collect pledges to support the food bank.

For more information, call Kelly at 484-664-0455.

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Monthly breakfasts have resumed at Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Roman Catholic Church, 2181 Washington Ave. The next event will be held 8:30 a.m.-noon Oct. 27.

Catasauqua: Community lunch scheduled for Oct. 26

Wednesday, October 23, 2019 by The Press in Columns

Holy Trinity Memorial Lutheran Church, 604 Fourth St., will be having its next free community lunch 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Oct. 26.

All are welcome.

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Catasauqua American Legion, 330 Second St., will hold its next all-you-can-eat breakfast 8 a.m.-noon Oct. 27.

The menu consists of eggs, bacon, sausage links, SOS, home fries, French toast, juice, coffee and tea.

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Catasauqua’s trick-or-treat night will be 6-8 p.m. Oct. 31.

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St. Mary’s Catholic Church will be holding a fall soup sale.

Happenings

Monday, October 21, 2019 by The Press in Columns

OCT. 21

• Game night, 5 p.m., at Coplay Public Library, 49 S. Fifth St. Information: 610-262-7351

• Open mic and jam, 6:30 p.m., at Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. Information: 610-432-4339

OCT. 22

• Gentle chair yoga, 9:30-10:30 a.m., at Whitehall Active Lifestyle Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. The class will continue Tuesdays and Thursdays until Oct. 31. Information, cost and registration: 610-437-3700