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Monday, April 16, 2018 by The Press in Columns

APRIL 16

• Open house, 6-8 p.m., at St. John’s United Church of Christ, 575 Grape St., Fullerton. Information or to schedule a tour of the church’s learning center: 610-443-0254 or staff@stjohnslearningcenter.com

• Open mic and jam night, 6:30 p.m., at Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. Information: 610-432-4339

• Coplay Lions Club meeting, 7:15 p.m., at Coplay Saengerbund, 205 S. Fifth St. Information: Thomas at 610-262-1243

APRIL 17

• Deadline to make a reservation for a Crock-Pot breakfast casserole buffet and bake sale, to be held 9-11 a.m. April 21 at Chapman Quarries United Methodist Church, 1433 Main St., Chapman Borough. Information and reservations: 484-623-4545

• Gentle chair yoga, 9:30-10:30 a.m., at Whitehall Lifestyle Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. The class will continue April 19. Information, registration and cost: 610-437-3700

• Tai Chi exercise, 12:30-1:30 p.m., at Whitehall Lifestyle Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. The class will continue April 20 and 24. Information, registration and cost: 610-437-3700

• Movie night: “Justice League,” 6:15 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

• Art for everyone, 9-11:30 a.m. and noon-2:30 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information 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

• Latin salsa band practice, 7:30-9:30 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700

APRIL 18

• One Book, Every Young Child program, 10 a.m., at Northampton Area Public Library, 1615 Laubach Ave. Information and registration (required): 610-262-7537

• Strength training, 10:30-11:30 a.m., at Whitehall Lifestyle Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. The class will continue April 20. Information, registration and cost: 610-437-3700

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

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

• Dance with the King Henry Duo, 1-4 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information and cost: 610-437-3700

• Presentation: “World War II: The Remagen Bridge,” 2-3:30 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information and cost: 610-437-3700

APRIL 19

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

• One Book, Every Young Child program, 10 a.m. and 6 p.m., at Northampton Area Public Library, 1615 Laubach Ave. Information and registration (required): 610-262-7537

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

• Lasagna dinner, 5-7 p.m., at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 1900 E. Pennsylvania Ave., Hanover Township. Information and cost (children 3 years old and under eat for free): standrewsbethlehem.org, saec@ptd.net or 610-865-3603

• Meeting of Coplay’s 150th anniversary committee and celebration participants, 7 p.m., in council chambers of the municipal building, 98 S. Fourth St. Information: Steve Burker at sjburker@rcn.com

• George Taylor House Association meeting, 7 p.m., at the pavilion of the GTH, Lehigh and Poplar streets, Catasauqua. The rain or cold weather location will be in the community room of the Catasauqua Municipal Complex, 90 Bridge St.

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

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

• Current events discussion group, 2-3:30 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700

APRIL 20

• Strength training, 10:30-11:30 a.m., at Whitehall Lifestyle Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. Information, registration and cost: 610-437-3700

• Tai Chi exercise, 12:30-1:30 p.m., at Whitehall Lifestyle Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. The class will continue April 24. Information, registration and cost: 610-437-3700

• Basket social, 6:30 p.m., at St. John’s United Church of Christ, Mickleys, 2918 MacArthur Road, Hokendauqua. You must be present to win. Information and cost: church office at 610-821-8725

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

• Harlem Wizards basketball game, 7 p.m. (doors open 6 p.m.), in the gymnasium of Whitehall High School, 3800 Mechanicsville Road. Information and tickets ($10): pgaugler@rcn.com

• “Seussical” by Catasauqua Area Showcase Theatre (CAST), 7 p.m., at Catasauqua Area High School, 2500 W. Bullshead Road, Northampton. The event will continue 7 p.m. April 21, 27 and 28 and 2 p.m. April 23 and 29. Information and tickets: cattytheatre.org or 610-841-3747

• Polka and button box event, 7:30 p.m., at Northampton Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4714, 1204 Main St.

• Elm Street Jazz practice, 9-11 a.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610437-3700

• Opera: “Don Giovanni” by Mozart, 12:45-4 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information and cost: 610-437-3700

• Life sharing group, 1-3 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700

• Scrabble, 1:30 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700

• Line dance social, 1:30-3:30 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information and cost: 610-437-3700

APRIL 21

• Dutch breakfast, 8:30-11 a.m., at Whitehall Mennonite Church, 4138 Wilson St., Egypt. The meal is free, but donations are gratefully accepted. Information: 610-262-7013

• Crock-Pot breakfast casserole buffet and bake sale, 9-11 a.m., at Chapman Quarries United Methodist Church, 1433 Main St., Chapman Borough. You must have reserved your spot by April 17 to attend. Information: 484-623-4545

• Bath Borough’s museum is open, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., at the Bath Borough Municipal Building, 215 E. Main St.

• Rain barrel workshop, noon-3 p.m., at Whitehall Township’s public works garage, 3219 MacArthur Blvd. Information, cost and registration: 877-345-0691 or https://extension.psu.edu/rain-barrel-workshop

• Movie: Disney’s “The Three Lives of Thomasina” 1 p.m. and “Victory” 2:30 p.m., at Coplay Public Library, 49 S. Fifth St. Information: 610-262-7351

• Governor Wolf Historical Society’s museum is open, 1-3 p.m., on the society’s campus, 6600 Jacksonville Road, East Allen Township. Information: govwolf.org

• Soup sampler, 4:30-6:30 p.m., at Salem United Methodist Church, 1067 Blue Mountain Drive, Danielsville. Information and advance tickets (required): 610-767-8003

• “Seussical” by Catasauqua Area Showcase Theatre (CAST), 7 p.m., at Catasauqua Area High School, 2500 W. Bullshead Road, Northampton. The event will continue 7 p.m. April 27 and 28 and 2 p.m. April 23 and 29. Information and tickets: cattytheatre.org or 610-841-3747

• Whitehall High School Chorale performance, 7 p.m., at Salem United Church of Christ, 615 Third St., Catasauqua

• Spring craft fair, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700

APRIL 22

• Breakfast buffet, 8 a.m.-noon, at Catasauqua American Legion, 330 Second St. Information and cost: 610-264-1606

• Breakfast, 8:30 a.m.-noon, at Assumption Blessed Virgin Mary Church, 2181 Washington Ave., Northampton. Information and cost: 610-262-2559

• Brindle, Buddies and Friends basket social, 11:30 a.m.-5 p.m., at American Club of Coplay pavilion, 300 Cherry St. Information and cost: Brittany at 610-533-4141

• Penny party and basket raffle, 1 p.m. (doors open noon), at Shepherd of the Hills Lutheran Church, 4331 Main St., Egypt. Information and cost: Lisa at 610-262-4053

• Moore Township Lions Club meat shoot and raffle, 1-5 p.m., at Point Phillips Rod & Gun Club, 1035 Smith Gap Road, Moore Township. Information and cost: 610-837-0946

• Paint and create session, 2 p.m., at Northampton Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 4714, 1204 Main St.

• Cash bingo and Chinese auction, 3 p.m. (doors open 1 p.m.), at Porter Lodge No. 284 F&AM, 1103 Sixth St., North Catasauqua. Reservations: Bill at 610-437-6925

• Pinochle, 1:30 p.m., in the Trexler Room at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information and cost: 610-437-3700

APRIL 23

• “Seussical” by Catasauqua Area Showcase Theatre (CAST), 7 p.m., at Catasauqua Area High School, 2500 W. Bullshead Road, Northampton. The event will continue 7 p.m. April 27 and 28 and 2 p.m. April 29. Information and tickets: cattytheatre.org or 610-841-3747

• Good Vibrations Chorus practice, 9:30-11 a.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700

• Cards and games, 11:30 a.m., in the Trexler Room at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information: 610-437-3700