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Northampton column: Borough office to close Labor Day

Thursday, August 30, 2012 by KELLY LUTTERSCHMIDT Special to The Press in Local News

The Northampton Borough municipal office will be closed Monday, Sept. 3, in observance of Labor Day.

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Assumption BVM Church will hold its annual picnic Sunday, Sept. 9, at Egypt Memorial Park.

The event begins with a Mass in the pavilion at 11 a.m.

Entertainment by the Emil Schanta Band begins at 3 p.m.

Games, food and plenty of other activities will continue until 7 p.m.

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The St. John's Friendly Fifties group will hold its 21st anniversary meeting Monday, Sept. 10, 1 p.m., in the church's social hall, 1343 Newport Ave.

The rosary will be prayed at 11:30 a.m. in the church. Lunch will be provided for the meeting. Mike Skweir will provide the music.

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The Hampton Rookies bowling league, which meets Tuesday mornings at Hampton Lanes, is going coed. New members are now being accepted for the season, which begins Sept. 4.

For more information or to sign up, call Roxanne Wloczewski at 610-762-6168.

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Holy Trinity Nursery School, 1235 Main St., is now registering for the 2012-13 school year.

The 2-year-old Playgroup class meets Mondays and Wednesdays, 9:30-11 a.m. Class size is limited to 12 children. They do not need to be toilet trained for this class.

The 3-year-old class meets Tuesdays and Thursdays, 9-11:30 a.m. Class size is limited to 16 children. They need to be toilet trained for this class.

The 4-year-old class meets Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, 12:15-2:45 p.m. Class size is limited to 16 children. They need to be toilet trained for this class.

Children must turn the appropriate age for the class by Sept. 1, 2012.

An open house is scheduled for Monday, Aug. 27, for students already enrolled in classes for September.

For more information or to arrange a visit, call the church at 610-262-2668.

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The Northampton Memorial Community Center, 16th Street and Laubach Avenue, hosts bingo every Monday night. Doors open at 5:30 p.m., and the games begin at 7 p.m. The kitchen is open. Proceeds benefit the Northampton Recreation Center.

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