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Coplay column

Thursday, September 27, 2012 by AL RECKER Special to The Press in Columns

Run to benefit library

The Coplay Scholarship Fund Committee and Councilman Bill Leiner will sponsor the "Save The Coplay Public Library" 1/2 marathon, run walk or bike Oct. 6 at 9 a.m., starting at 41 N. Eighth St.

Prizes will be awarded to the fastest male and female runners; fastest biker and fastest walker.

For more information, contact Leiner at 610-751-2745 or billleinder@aol. com.


The Coplay Recreation Association is accepting registrations for the approaching Halloween parade.

Bands, floats, organizations and individuals are invited to participate in the parade, slated for 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 16.

Registrations can be submitted at the borough office, located at Fourth and Center streets, at the borough website at or by calling 610-262-8028.


The Coplay Garden Club meets this evening, 7 p.m., at the social hall of St. John's Lutheran Church on South Third Street. The club holds a special program at each of its sessions, which are open to the public.


Tomorrow, Friday, Sept. 28, volunteers from St. John's Lutheran Church will help the region's Daybreak Soup kitchen.

Sandy Tapler of St. John's is the coordinator of the project.