Catasauqua Press

Monday, April 24, 2017

Happenings

Wednesday, February 22, 2017 by The Press in Columns

FEB. 23

• Winter book sale, 9 a.m.-8 p.m., at Northampton Area Public Library, 1615 Laubach Ave. The sale continues Feb. 25. Information: 610-262-7537

• Storytime and crafts, 11 a.m., at Coplay Public Library, 49 S. Fifth St. Information: 610-262-7351

• Coplay Garden Club meeting, 7 p.m., at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 18 S. Third St., Coplay

FEB. 24

• Basket bingo fundraiser for Lehigh Elementary School’s PTA, 6 p.m. (doors opens 5 p.m.), in the school cafeteria, 800 Blue Mountain Drive, Walnutport

• Polka and button box event, 7:30-10:30 p.m., at Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4714, Main Street and Laubach Avenue, Northampton. Information: 610-262-3891

FEB. 25

• Beat the Winter Blues breakfast, 8-11 a.m., at Salem United Methodist Church, 1067 Blue Mountain Drive, Danielsville

• Mardi Gras flea market, bake sale, basket raffle and games, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., at Salem United Church of Christ, 615 Third St., Catasauqua

• Winter book sale, 9 a.m.-8 p.m., at Northampton Area Public Library, 1615 Laubach Ave. Information: 610-262-7537

• Congregational community dinner, 4-6 p.m., in the church hall of St. John’s Lutheran Church, 18 S. Third St., Coplay

• Fullerton Ramblers sports sign-ups, 4-7 p.m., at Fullerton Memorial Playground, 901 Jefferson St. Sign-ups will be for boys — from T-ball age 5 through majors age 19 — and for girls — from preps age 5 through 14U age 14. They also will continue with their Little Tykes program for toilet-trained boys and girls from age 3-1/2 to 5. Information: fullertonramblers.org

• Roast beef dinner, 4:30-6:30 p.m., at Egypt Community Church, 4129 S. Church St. Tickets will be available at the door. Take-out meals are available. Information and cost: 610-262-4961

• Mardi Gras banquet, 6-8 p.m., at Mountain View Wesleyan Church, 1001 Deemer Road, Moore Township. Information: 610-248-0271

• Dinner and tribute show to Elvis and Neil Diamond, 7 p.m. (doors open 5:30 p.m.), at American Club of Coplay, 32 N. Third St. Information and tickets: 610-261-2884

FEB. 26

• All-you-can-eat breakfast buffet, 8 a.m.-noon, at Catasauqua American Legion, 330 Second St. Information: 610-264-1606

• All-you-can-eat breakfast buffet, 8 a.m.-noon, at West Coplay Maennerchor, 3326 N. Ruch St., Stiles. There is a cost for adults and children. Kids 5 and under eat for free.

• Breakfast, 8:30 a.m.-noon, at Assumption of the Blessed Virgin Mary Church, 2181 Washington Ave., Northampton. Tickets will be sold at the door. Information and cost: 610-262-2559

• Aerobics class, 9:45 a.m., in the gymnasium of Coplay Borough Hall, 98 S. Fourth St. Walk-ins are welcome.

• Town hall meeting for elevator project, 1-2:30 p.m., at St. Peter Roman Catholic Church, 4 S. Fifth St., Coplay. Another meeting will be 6:30-8 p.m. Feb. 28.

FEB. 27

• AARP Foundation’s Tax-Aid assistance, 9 a.m.-noon, at Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church, 3355 MacArthur Road, Hokendauqua. Assistance will be available Mondays and Wednesdays through April 17. No appointments will be made over the phone; you must come in to the church during this time.

• Scrabble night, 5-7 p.m., at Coplay Public Library, 49 S. Fifth St. Information: 610-262-7351

• Cord of Three ladies’ study, 6:30 p.m., at Bethany Wesleyan Church, 675 Blue Mountain Drive, Cherryville. Information: 610-767-1239

FEB. 28

• Whitehall-Coplay Hunger Initiative meeting, 11 a.m., at Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church, 3355 MacArthur Road, Whitehall. Information: Shari Noctor at 610-266-5241

• Adult coloring club (for 18 years and older), 11 a.m., at Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. Information: 610-432-4339

• What Are You Reading Now? book club meeting, 1 p.m., at Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. Information: 610-432-4339

• Fat Tuesday pancake supper, 5-7 p.m., at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 1900 E. Pennsylvania Ave., Hanover Township. There is a cost; children under the age of 3 eat for free. Information: standrewsbethlehem.org or 610-865-3603

• Town hall meeting for elevator project, 6:30-8 p.m., at St. Peter Roman Catholic Church, 4 S. Fifth St., Coplay

MARCH 1

• AARP Foundation’s Tax-Aid assistance, 9 a.m.-noon, at Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church, 3355 MacArthur Road, Hokendauqua. Assistance will be available Mondays and Wednesdays through April 17. No appointments will be made over the phone; you must come in to the church during this time.

• Ash Wednesday services, 10:30 a.m. and 7 p.m., at Emmanuel’s Lutheran Church, 3175 Valley View Drive, Bath

• Allentown Northeast Kiwanis Club meeting, noon, at Denny’s Restaurant, Catasauqua Road, Hanover Township. Information: 610-776-8270

MARCH 2

• Storytime and crafts, 11 a.m., at Coplay Public Library, 49 S. Fifth St. Information: 610-262-7351

• Zephyr night, 6-8 p.m., at Barnes & Noble, Lehigh Valley Mall, 801 Lifestyle Center, Whitehall

• Delaware-Lehigh Amateur Radio Club meeting, 7:30 p.m., at Bethlehem Township Community Center, 2900 Farmersville Road. Information: dlarc.org, ke3aw@arrl.net or 610-432-8286