Whitehall-Coplay Press

Thursday, December 13, 2018

Fullerton: St. Elizabeth’s hosts breakfast

Wednesday, November 7, 2018 by The Press in Columns

St. Elizabeth of Hungary Roman Catholic Church, 618 Fullerton Ave., will be holding its next all-you-can-eat breakfast 8:30-11:30 a.m. Nov. 11 in the parish social hall.

Come fill up on all your favorites of bacon, sausage, scrambled eggs, home fries, pancakes, cheesy Tater Tots, Danish, juice and coffee.


The Golden Agers of St. Elizabeth parish is now selling tickets to the Christmas party to be held Dec. 7.

Tickets may be purchased until Nov. 29 by calling Maria Sweeney at 610-432-7562.

Whitehall Township Public Library: Annual basket raffle was a hit

Wednesday, November 7, 2018 by The Press in Columns

We would like to thank all of the patrons and staff who contributed to the annual fall basket raffle fundraiser for the library. It was a big success because of you!

We had 76 baskets, and the library made $1,085. This money will be used for programs and supplies during the year.


Jolie Chylack, from the Lehigh County Conservation District, will present the program Thank You, Mother Nature 11 a.m. Nov. 14 at Whitehall Township Public Library.

Coplay: Potato filling orders are due

Wednesday, November 7, 2018 by The Press in Columns

The final day to order homemade potato filling from St. John’s Lutheran Church is Nov. 8.

Pickup is scheduled for 8 a.m.-noon Nov. 17 at the church, 18 S. Third St.

Call 610-697-1130 or 610-262-7661 to order.


St. Peter Roman Catholic Church will hold a Very Important Volunteer (VIV) dinner Nov. 10 in the church hall, 4 S. Fifth St.

Cocktails start 4:45 p.m. and dinner is served 5:45 p.m. at this adult-only event.


Commitment to Family and Community has the following upcoming events at the 165 Cherry St. location.


Monday, November 5, 2018 by The Press in Columns

NOV. 5

• Space for writers to work on their novels (to celebrate National Novel Writing Month), 6 p.m., at Northampton Area Public Library, 1615 Laubach Ave. The event will continue every Monday in November. Information: 610-262-7537

• Prayer gathering, 7-8 p.m., at Egypt Community Church, 4129 S. Church St.

NOV. 6

Cementon/Egypt: Raffle set for Nov. 4

Wednesday, October 31, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Laurel Fire Company, 5114 Third St., Cementon, will be hosting its annual Gobble Gobble Turkey Raffle 2-4 p.m. Nov. 4.

Come out and enjoy a fun afternoon.


Egypt Community Church, 4129 S. Church St., invites everyone in the community to a prayer gathering 7-8 p.m. Nov. 5.

This will not be a regular church service, so it does not matter what church you normally go to. There will be no offering or sermon.

There will be no mention of political candidates, parties or platforms.

Coplay: Borough seeks tree donation

Wednesday, October 31, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Coplay Borough is looking for someone to donate an evergreen tree for the town’s Christmas display, which will be decorated in conjunction with Coplay Recreation & Welfare Association’s tree-lighting ceremony and program.


Coplay Borough Council meets Nov. 6 for its monthly workshop to discuss agenda items for the Nov. 13 meeting. Both sessions start 7 p.m. and are open to the public.


The food pantry, sponsored by Coplay Recreation & Welfare Association, is looking for donations for Thanksgiving.

Hokendauqua: Craft fair, quilt sale is Nov. 10

Wednesday, October 31, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Mark your calendar for Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church’s annual fall craft fair and quilt sale, to be held 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Nov. 10 at the church, 3355 MacArthur Road. There will be more than 100 craft tables, quilts, homemade baked goods, a Chinese auction and refreshments.

For more information, contact the church at 610-435-0451.


Woman’s Club of Whitehall will hold its next meeting 7 p.m. Nov. 12 at Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church. Entertainment will be provided by the Whitehall High School Chorale.

Coplay library: Baskets on display starting Nov. 3 at Coplay Public Library

Wednesday, October 31, 2018 by The Press in Columns

The November basket raffle is here! Plan to visit the library to check out the baskets Nov. 3-17.

The drawing will be 4 p.m. Nov. 17.

If you would like to donate a basket or items for a basket, please drop them off during our open hours as soon as possible.


Reminder: Storytime and crafts with Miss Veronica will be held 11 a.m. Nov. 1, 8, 15 and 29.

Children of all ages are welcome, and no preregistration is required.


Our book sale is another reason to spend some time in the library. The sale runs 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Nov. 16 and 17.

Northampton: Breakfast social set for Nov. 3

Wednesday, October 31, 2018 by The Press in Columns

The Women of St. Paul’s United Church of Christ, 19th Street and Lincoln Avenue, is holding a breakfast social 8-11:30 a.m. Nov. 3.

The menu includes eggs, sausage, pancakes, hash browns, toast and beverage.

There is a cost.

For more information, call Brenda at 610-262-3813.


St. John’s Friendly Fifties will meet 1 p.m. Nov. 12 in the social hall of the church, 1343 Newport Ave. Singer Donna Parsons will entertain.


Northampton AARP Chapter 3915 will meet Nov. 14 at Northampton Banquet & Event Center, 1601 Laubach Ave. Doors open 11 a.m.