Whitehall-Coplay Press

Sunday, June 16, 2019

Catasauqua: Lunch set for May 6

Wednesday, May 1, 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. May 6. All are welcome!

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Catasauqua Garden Club’s annual plant sale is scheduled for May 11 at the Public Library of Catasauqua, 302 Bridge St. The sale will run 9 a.m.-noon or until all of the plants are sold.

Plants of all sizes and cultivars, including some heirloom tomato plants, will be available. Come early for the best selection!

A Pennsylvania Master Gardener will be available to sell soil test kits and discuss the invasive Spotted Lanternfly.

Northampton: Northampton AARP group to meet May 8

Wednesday, May 1, 2019 by The Press in Columns

Northampton AARP Chapter 3915 will meet May 8 at Northampton Banquet and Event Center, 1601 Laubach Ave. Doors open 11 a.m.

Entertainment will be music by the Dave and Brenda Rehrig Duo.

Refreshments will be provided.

Those interested in bus trips should call Sharon at 610-262-9182.

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Wheels on the Canal will be held 10 a.m.-3 p.m. May 18 at Canal Street Park. Rain date is May 19.

The event includes a craft and vendor fair. Proceeds benefit Mission 22 and Blue Star Mothers.

Happenings

Monday, April 29, 2019 by The Press in Columns

APRIL 30

• Gentle chair yoga, 9:30-10:30 a.m., at Whitehall Active Community Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. Information, registration and cost: 610-437-3700

• Family storytime, activities and crafts (in honor of Children’s Book Week), 6 p.m., at Northampton Area Public Library, 1615 Laubach Ave. Information and registration: 610-262-7537

MAY 1

• Family storytime, activities and crafts (in honor of Children’s Book Week), 10 a.m., at Northampton Area Public Library, 1615 Laubach Ave. Information and registration: 610-262-7537

Catasauqua: Last chance to see ‘The Addams Family’ April 26-28

Wednesday, April 24, 2019 by The Press in Columns

Catasauqua Area Showcase Theatre’s production of “The Addams Family” will run 7 p.m. April 26 and 2 p.m. April 27 and 28.

The performances are held in the Catasauqua High School auditorium, 2500 W. Bullshead Road, Northampton.

To order tickets, visit cattytheatre.org or call 610-841-3747.

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Catasauqua will hold its annual Arbor Day celebration 10 a.m. April 27 at the municipal complex, 90 Bridge St. Trees will be dedicated to noteworthy citizens and/or organizations.

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Whitehall Township Public Library: Indoor yard sale is May 3, 4 at Whitehall library

Wednesday, April 24, 2019 by The Press in Columns

Whitehall Township Public Library will have an indoor yard sale 9 a.m.-4 p.m. May 3 and 9 a.m.-3 p.m. May 4. There will be a bag sale noon-2 p.m. May 4.

There will be candles, dishes, toys, books, DVDs, CDs, holiday items and more.

Donations of clean, gently used items or new items are greatly appreciated. Donations may be dropped off during regular library hours. No electronics or large items like furniture will be accepted.

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Join us 6:30-7:30 p.m. May 7 for Creation Station Club. The program is open to all school-age children for a variety of building fun.

Coplay: Garden club to meet April 25

Wednesday, April 24, 2019 by The Press in Columns

Coplay Garden Club meets 7 p.m. April 25 at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 18 S. Third St.

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The Coplay Community Days committee will meet 7 p.m. April 25 in the council chambers at borough hall, 98 S. Fourth St.

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Coplay Democratic Club will host a meet the candidates event April 28 at Paulie’s Restaurant, 1214 Chestnut St.

There will be a club business meeting 1 p.m., and the candidates will speak 1:30 p.m.

Meet county, school board and borough council candidates.

Fullerton: Cash bingo, raffle scheduled for April 28

Wednesday, April 24, 2019 by The Press in Columns

There will be a cash bingo 2 p.m. April 28 at the West Catasauqua Park building, 2301 Pine St. Doors open 1 p.m.

There is a cost as well as specials. There will be a 50/25/25 raffle and gift card basket raffle.

Refreshments will be available for purchase.

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

For pricing or more information, call Chris at 610-820-0316 or Dianne at 610-799-2644.

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The Golden Agers of St. Elizabeth’s will hold an anniversary dinner May 3 at City View Diner, 1831 MacArthur Road.

Stiles: Enjoy the spring weather

Wednesday, April 24, 2019 by The Press in Columns

Since we have had some warmer days, the trees are all blossoming and the grass has turned a beautiful shade of green.

Also, there has been a lot more activity on the Ironton Rail Trail. Everyone seems to be experiencing a spring awakening with biking, walking and running on the trail. Enjoy the trail and some fresh air!

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There is a nice playground on Chestnut Street in Stiles. In addition to the basketball and tennis courts, there are some fun swing sets for the little ones.

Happenings

Monday, April 22, 2019 by The Press in Columns

APRIL 22

• “Conversation about Memory Loss” (presented by LifeSpring in Home Care of Eastern Pennsylvania), 4 p.m., at Northampton Area Public Library, 1615 Laubach Ave. Information: 610-262-7537

APRIL 23

• Gentle chair yoga, 9:30-10:30 a.m., at Whitehall Active Community Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. The class will continue April 25 and 30. Information, registration and cost: 610-437-3700