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Sunday, December 17, 2017

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Tuesday, November 28, 2017 by The Press in Columns

NOV. 28

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

• Intro to A to Z the World database demo, 6 p.m., at Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. Information: 610-432-4339

• Quilting and sewing, 8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700

• Drop-in studio arts, 9-11:30 a.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information, registration and cost: 610-437-3700

• Cribbage, 1-5 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700

• Mah Jongg, 1-5 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700

NOV. 29

• Learning Through Play, 1 p.m., at Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. Information: 610-432-4339

• Beading club, 1:30 p.m., at Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. Information: 610-432-4339

• Whitehall Historical Preservation Society presentation of “The Ironmen of Catasauqua” by Deb Mellish, 7 p.m., at Helfrich Springs Grist Mill, Mickley Road, Whitehall. Information: 610-767-0501

• Movie: “Beauty and the Beast,” 12:15 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information and cost: 610-437-3700

NOV. 30

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

• Bingo, noon-2 p.m., at Whitehall Lifestyle Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. Information: 610-437-3700

• Coplay Recreation & Welfare Association tree lighting and Christmas caroling program, 6:30 p.m., at the borough hall complex, South Fourth Street

• Northampton Area Middle School band concert, 7 p.m., in the auditorium of the high school, 1619 Laubach Ave.

• Quilting and sewing, 8:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700

• Lehigh Valley Pops Orchestra, 9-10:30 a.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700

• Knit and chat, 9-11 a.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700

• Arts and crafts group, 9-11:30 a.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information and cost: 610-437-3700

• S.A.G.E. (Senior Activities for Growth and Enrichment), noon-2 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700

DEC. 1

• Deadline for breakfast with Santa, to be held 9 a.m. Dec. 9 at Zion Stone United Church of Christ, 51 Church Road, Kreidersville. Information and reservations: Joanne at 484-894-7155

• Christmas craft fair, 3-9 p.m., at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 3900 Mechanicsville Road, Whitehall. Free admission. Free parking. The event will continue 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Dec. 3. Information: 610-435-3901

• All-you-can-eat spaghetti dinner, 5-8 p.m., at Egypt Fire Company, 4099 Kuhn Lane

• Northampton Area Middle School sixth-grade chorus concert, 7 p.m., in the gymnasium of the middle school, 1617 Laubach Ave.

• Fundraiser for Andy Svrcek, 5:15 p.m. (doors open), at American Club of Coplay, 300 Cherry St. Information: 610-261-2884

DEC. 2

• Homemade cookie sale, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., at Mountain View Wesleyan Church, 1001 Deemer Road, Moore Township. Information: church office at 610-759-7553

• Holiday vendor bazaar, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., at Northampton Liederkranz, 402 E. Ninth St. Information: 610-704-2390

• Christmas craft fair, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 3900 Mechanicsville Road, Whitehall. Free admission. Free parking. Information: 610-435-3901

• Holiday vendor/craft show and Chinese auction, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., at Catasauqua American Legion, 330 Second St.

• Christmas basket social, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. (drawing 2 p.m.), at Salem United Methodist Church, 1067 Blue Mountain Drive, Danielsville. Information and cost: 610-767-8003

• Christmas house tour of historic homes and landmarks, 10 a.m.-4 p.m., starting at Governor Wolf Historical Society, 6600 Jacksonville Road, East Allen Township. Information and cost: govwolf.org or 610-837-9015; tickets: Bath Drug, 310 S. Walnut St.; S. Seem Antiques & Artisans, 100 S. Chestnut St., Bath; Miller Supply Ace Hardware, Route 329 and Savage Road, Northampton; Curt’s Cyclery, 182 Bath Pike, Nazareth; and Snow Goose Gallery, 470 Main St., Bethlehem

• Pictures with Santa, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., at Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. Information and cost: 610-432-4339

• Catasauqua Lions Club holiday meal, 11:45 a.m., at St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 417 Howertown Road, Catasauqua. The meal is for seniors from Catasauqua and North Catasauqua or who belong to a church or organization in the boroughs. Information and reservations (required): Joe at 610-264-4130

• Coplay Senior Citizens annual Christmas party, noon-3:30 p.m., at Commitment to Family and Community, 165 Cherry St., Coplay. Information: Dale Simon at 610-262-5464

• All-you-can-eat spaghetti dinner fundraiser for Boy Scout Troop 59, 4-7 p.m., at Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church, 4331 Main St., Egypt

• Designer purse bingo, 6 p.m. (doors open 4:30 p.m.), at the Egypt Memorial Park pavilion. Information, cost and tickets: yandrasitzl@whitehallcoplay.org

• Moore Township Lions and Lioness Clubs Christmas tree lighting, 6:30 p.m., at the corner of Routes 946 and 987, Klecknersville. Information: Lois Iasiello at police@bushkilltownship.com

DEC. 3

• Girl Scouts of the Nor-Bath Service Unit Christmas bazaar, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., at Queenship of Mary Church, 1324 Newport Ave., Northampton

• Indoor flea market, 8 a.m.-2 p.m., at Klecknersville Rangers Volunteer Fire Company, 2718 Mountain View Drive. Information: 484-695-9374

• Be Their Voice annual basket social and vendor fair, 11 a.m.-3 p.m., at the Coplay American Club pavilion, 300 Cherry St. Information: 610-261-2884

• Christmas tea, 2-4 p.m., at Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church, 3355 MacArthur Road, Hokendauqua. Information and tickets: Joanne at 610-434-7844

• Community tree lighting and old-fashioned Christmas, 4-7 p.m., at the George Taylor House, Lehigh and Poplar streets, Catasauqua