Whitehall-Coplay Press

Tuesday, April 24, 2018

Catasauqua: St. Mary’s plans fish dinner

Wednesday, March 7, 2018 by The Press in Columns

St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 122 Union St., will hold a Lenten fish dinner 4:30-7 p.m. March 9 in the parish center.

The menu will include fried and breaded Icelandic haddock, vegetables, homemade coleslaw, stewed tomatoes, roll, dessert and beverage. Also included is a choice of baked potato, macaroni and cheese or haluski. Takeout is also available.

Tickets will be sold at the door.

Call 610-264-0332 or email kim.stmarys122@gmail.com with any questions or for price.

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St. Paul’s Lutheran Church, 417 Howertown Road, is holding bingo 2 p.m. March 11.

Coplay Public Library: Order your hoagies now

Wednesday, March 7, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Stop into the library and order some hoagies and sandwiches made by the American Club of Coplay.

For $4 each, you can have your choice of meat and tuna hoagies or ham/cheese or tuna sandwiches. Orders must be placed by March 17.

You may pick up your orders at the library 4 p.m. March 21.

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Reminder: Storytime and crafts with Miss Veronica will be 11 a.m. March 8, 15 and 22. Children of all ages are welcome to attend.

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Our adult winter reading program is winding down. Your bingo cards and reading records are due back March 15.

Northampton: VFW to hold karaoke party

Wednesday, March 7, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Northampton Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4714, 1204 Main St., will host karaoke with Crazy K 10 p.m.-1 a.m. March 9 and 23.

There will be a polka night, featuring button box music, 7-10:30 p.m. March 16.

DJ PK will hold a karaoke night 10 p.m.-1 a.m. March 30.

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Grace United Church of Christ, 902 Lincoln Ave., will hold Lenten crab cake dinners 5-7 p.m. March 9 and 16. The meal also includes a baked potato, coleslaw, roll and butter, dessert and a beverage.

Chicken finger dinners will also be available for adults and children. Takeouts are available.

Happenings

Tuesday, March 6, 2018 by The Press in Columns

MARCH 6

• Preschool storytime, 10:30 a.m., at Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. The event will continue Tuesdays until April 24. There will be no storytime April 10. Information and registration (required): 610-432-4339

• Creation Station Club (for kids of all ages), 6:30-7:30 p.m., in the community room of Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. Information: 610-432-4339

Coplay: Tribute show set for March 3

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 by The Press in Columns

The fifth annual Coplay American Club tribute dinner and show featuring Elvis and Johnny Cash will be held March 3 at the club pavilion, 300 Cherry St.

Doors open 5:15 p.m., a hot buffet will be served 6:15 p.m., and the show begins 7 p.m.

If you need tickets, call 610-261-2884.

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Coplay Recreation and Welfare Association will meet 6:30 p.m. in council chambers March 7 to finalize plans for its annual Easter egg hunt.

For more information, call 610-261-0566.

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Fullerton: Breakfast to be held March 11

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 by The Press in Columns

St. Elizabeth of Hungary Roman Catholic Church, 435 Pershing Blvd., will be holding its next all-you-can-eat breakfast 8:30-11:30 a.m. March 11 in the church social hall.

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

There is a cost. Children age 3 and under eat for free.

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Fullerton American Legion Auxiliary Unit 367 will be holding a meeting 7 p.m. March 13 at the post home, 609 Fullerton Ave.

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Stiles: Annual flower show is a 3-day event

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 by The Press in Columns

If you are longing for the first day of spring, you may want to stop by the 2018 Lehigh Valley Flower & Garden Show taking place at the Agri-Plex at the Allentown Fairgrounds.

This event runs March 9-11. The 2018 theme is “Fields, Farms and Backyards.”

This is always a great place to get some unique ideas for your own landscape. Also, the beautiful colors and scents of the flowers and foliage will perk up your mood!

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The Philadelphia Flower Show starts March 3 and runs through March 11. The theme is “Wonders of Water.”

Whitehall library: Storytimes are set at Whitehall Township Public Library

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 by The Press in Columns

The preschool storytime will be held 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays from March 6 to April 24 and 1 p.m. Wednesdays from March 7 to April 25. There will be no storytime April 10 or 11. Registration is required.

Family storytime will be held 7 p.m. Wednesdays from March 7 to April 25. There will be no storytime April 11. Family storytime is open to children of all ages, and you do not need to register.

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Catasauqua: Catasauqua historic association will host bunco night March 9

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Historic Catasauqua Preservation Association will hold a bunco night 7 p.m. March 9 at the Biery House, 8 Race St.

It’s a BYOB event. There will be prizes, snacks and lots of fun. You don’t need to know how to play — just come, meet new friends and have a good time.

Parking is in the Deily Coal Yard, 5 Union St.

For more information and pricing, call 610-266-0255 or 610-264-9716.

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St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 122 Union St., will hold a Lenten fish dinner 4:30-7 p.m. March 9 in the parish center.

Northampton: ‘Old Northampton’ photo program set for March 10

Wednesday, February 28, 2018 by The Press in Columns

Northampton Area Historical Society will hold a special program on “Old Northampton” 10 a.m. March 10 at borough hall, 1401 Laubach Ave.

Larry Oberly will share photos of the early business community.

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Reminder: Grace United Church of Christ, 902 Lincoln Ave., will hold Lenten crab cake dinners 5-7 p.m. March 2, 9 and 16. The meal also includes a baked potato, coleslaw, roll and butter, dessert and a beverage.

Chicken finger dinners will also be available for adults and children. Takeouts are available.

Tickets can be purchased at the door.