Catasauqua Press

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Happenings

Monday, October 1, 2018 by The Press in Columns

OCT. 2

• Walk This Way to Better Health community walking program (introduced by East Allen Township Parks and Recreation Department), 10-11 a.m., at Bicentennial Park West, 5351 Park West Lane. The program will continue Tuesdays and Thursdays. To participate: Chuck Frantz at 610-262-7961, ext. 306

• Creation Station Club, 6:30-7:30 p.m., at Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. Information: 610-432-4339

• Moorestown Garden Club meeting, 7 p.m., at Salem United Church of Christ, 2218 Community Drive, Moore Township. Information: 610-759-1652

OCT. 3

• Catasauqua Garden Club meeting, 1 p.m., at Slovak Center Social Club, 1223 Fifth St., North Catasauqua

• Coffee with a Cop (Whitehall Police Department meet and greet), 5-8 p.m., at the Whitehall Senior Center at West Catasauqua Park, 2301 Pine St.

• Moore Township Athletic Association meeting, 7:30 p.m., in the all-purpose room of Moore Elementary School, 2835 Mountain View Drive, Moore Township. Information: mtaaredhawks.org

• Marine Corps League Northampton County Detachment 298 meeting, 7 p.m., at 1621 Lehigh St., Easton. Information: jimmineousmc@rcn.com or norcomcl.org

OCT. 4

• Walk This Way to Better Health community walking program (introduced by East Allen Township Parks and Recreation Department), 10-11 a.m., at Bicentennial Park West, 5351 Park West Lane. The program will continue Tuesdays and Thursdays. To participate: Chuck Frantz at 610-262-7961, ext. 306

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

OCT. 5

• Fall festival and basket social, 4-7 p.m., at Presbyterian Church of Catasauqua, 210 Pine St. The event will continue 9 a.m.-noon Oct. 6. Information: Ann at 610-821-0568 or hoelib@aol.com

• Basket social, 6 p.m. (doors open), at Northampton Area Public Library, 1615 Laubach Ave. Information: 610-262-7537

• Fundraiser to help defray expenses for a person with medical issues (Lucky 7 will perform), 6-10 p.m., at Coplay Saengerbund, 205 S. Fifth St.

• Cash bingo (sponsored by Whitehall Historical Preservation Society), 6:30 p.m. (doors open 5:30 p.m.), at Commitment to Family and Community, 165 Cherry St., Coplay. Information, cost and tickets: 610-776-7280

OCT. 6

• Fall festival and basket social, 9 a.m.-noon, at Presbyterian Church of Catasauqua, 210 Pine St. Information: Ann at 610-821-0568 or hoelib@aol.com

• Fall bazaar, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., at Christ United Church of Christ, Little Moore, 913 S. Mink Road, Moore Township. Information: 610-837-6051

• Fall craft fair and bake sale, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., in the fellowship hall of St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 417 Howertown Road, Catasauqua

• Whitehall Township fall events (rain or shine): 10 a.m., parade — starting in the parking lot of At Home, 2520 MacArthur Road, and ending on the Whitehall-Coplay School District campus); 10 a.m.-2 p.m., car show — in the parking lot of Whitehall High School, 3800 Mechanicsville Road; and 11 a.m.-4 p.m., festival — also in the parking lot of WHS). Information on the parade: Whitehall Township Recreation Department at 610-437-5524, ext. 160; information on the car show: Jessica O’Donnell at jessicao@lehighvalleychamber.org or 610-573-4010

• Basket social and 50/50 raffle, 10 a.m.-6 p.m., at Bath Social Hall, 135 S. Walnut St. The event will continue 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 7.

• Fall festival, 11 a.m.-7 p.m. (Chinese auction 7 p.m.), at Klecknersville Rangers Volunteer Fire Company, 2718 Mountain View Drive, Moore Township

• Fest O’ Fall, noon-5 p.m., at the Biery House, 8 Race St., and George Taylor House, Lehigh and Poplar streets, both in Catasauqua. Rain date is noon-5 p.m. Oct. 7. Information: 610-264-9716, 610-266-0255 or Fest O’ Fall on Facebook

• Open house and basket raffle, noon-6 p.m., at Laurel Fire Company, 5114 Third St., Cementon

• Bikes in Bath Fest, 1-7 p.m., at Ciff Cowling Park, 100 Allen St., Bath

• Hokendauqua Park and Playground Association girls and boys basketball registration, 2-4 p.m., at Hokendauqua Fire Company, 3022 S. Second St. Information: Martin Donohue at basketballcommissioner@hokeypark.com; online registration: hokeypark.com

• Oktoberfest, 2-6 p.m. (blessing of the pets service 4 p.m.), at Holy Cross Lutheran Church, 696 Johnson Road, Moore Township. Information: 610-759-7363

• Ham dinner, 3-7 p.m., at Salem United Church of Christ, 2218 Community Drive, Moore Township. Information, cost and advance tickets (required): Kathryn VanBlargan at 610-837-1182, Pat Thomas at 610-759-5780 or Bob Krause at 610-972-4645

• Spaghetti dinner fundraiser (for Northampton Boy Scout Troop 93), 4-7 p.m., at St. Paul’s United Church of Christ, 19th Street and Lincoln Avenue, Northampton

• Halloween haunted house, 6-8 p.m., at George Taylor House, Lehigh and Poplar streets, Catasauqua. The event will continue every Saturday in October. Information and cost: 484-240-1034

OCT. 7

• Deadline to order tickets for all-you-can-eat pork and sauerkraut dinner, to be held 3:30-6 p.m. Oct. 20 at Christ United Church of Christ, Little Moore, 913 S. Mink Road, Moore Township. Information, cost and advance tickets (required): 610-837-0680

• Basket social and 50/50 raffle, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., at Bath Social Hall, 135 S. Walnut St.

• Don8Zone Color Run, 10:30 a.m. (registration 9:30 a.m.), at Catasauqua High School, 2500 W. Bullshead Road, Northampton

• Blessing of the pets service (must be on a leash, caged or crated), 4 p.m., at the pavilion of Emmanuel’s Lutheran Church, 3175 Valley View Drive, Moore Township

• Autumn Adventure basket social, 12:30-5 p.m., at Lehigh Valley Active Life, 1633 W. Elm St., Allentown. Information, cost and tickets ($5 cheaper in advance): 610-437-3700

OCT. 8

• St. John’s Friendly Fifties meeting, 1 p.m., in the social hall of St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Church, 1343 Newport Ave., Northampton

• Woman’s Club of Whitehall meeting, 7 p.m., at Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church, 3355 MacArthur Road, Hokendauqua. Bring an apron for the painting project and kid-friendly soups for Snack Pack Pals.