Catasauqua Press

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Happenings

Monday, November 5, 2018 by The Press in Columns

NOV. 5

• Space for writers to work on their novels (to celebrate National Novel Writing Month), 6 p.m., at Northampton Area Public Library, 1615 Laubach Ave. The event will continue every Monday in November. Information: 610-262-7537

• Prayer gathering, 7-8 p.m., at Egypt Community Church, 4129 S. Church St.

NOV. 6

• 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. The event will continue the first Tuesday of the month. Information: 610-432-4339

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

NOV. 7

• Catasauqua Garden Club meeting, 1 p.m., at Slovak Center Social Club, 1233 Fifth St., North Catasauqua

• Anime Manga Club meeting, 4-5 p.m., at Northampton Area Public Library, 1615 Laubach Ave. Information: 610-262-7537

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

• Marine Corps League Northampton County Detachment 298 meeting, 7 p.m., at 1621 Lehigh St., Easton. All active-duty and honorably discharged Marines are welcome. Information: norcomcl.org, jimmineousmc@rcn.com or Marine Corps League Northampton County Detachment 298 on Facebook

NOV. 8

• Holiday craft sale to benefit Mrs. Nothstein’s Helping Hands Fund, 9 a.m.-8 p.m., at St. John Fisher Church, 1239 Third St., North Catasauqua. The event continues Nov. 9 and 10.

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

• Booze with the Bobbies, Catasauqua Police Department meet and greet (sponsored by Holy Trinity Memorial Lutheran Church), 5-7 p.m., at Taylor House Brewing Company, 76 Lehigh St., Catasauqua

• McZephyr Family Night fundraiser (benefiting Zephyr Elementary School), 5-8 p.m., at McDonald’s, 2137 MacArthur Road, Whitehall

• Homemade meatloaf dinner, 5-7 p.m., at St. Andrew’s Episcopal Church, 1900 Pennsylvania Ave., Allentown. Information and cost: standrewsbethlehem.org, saec@ptd.net or 610-865-3603

• Program on relationships between vision loss, aging and medications (provided by Center for Vision Loss and Hartzell’s Pharmacy), 6 p.m., at Public Library of Catasauqua, 302 Bridge St.

• Open house (hosted by Moore Township Land and Environmental Protection Board), 7 p.m., at Moore Township Municipal Building, 2491 Community Drive. Information: 610-759-9449

• Deadline to order homemade potato filling, to be picked up 8 a.m.-noon Nov. 17 at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 18 S. Third St., Coplay. Information, cost and orders: 610-697-1130 or 610-262-7661

NOV. 9

• Holiday craft sale to benefit Mrs. Nothstein’s Helping Hands Fund, 9 a.m.-8 p.m., at St. John Fisher Church, 1239 Third St., North Catasauqua. The event continues Nov. 10.

• Dedication of the sign commemorating the archaeological dig of the Fort Deshler site, 11 a.m., along the Ironton Rail Trail, Whitehall. Parking: at the Limestone Drive cul-de-sac or at the trailhead area on Chestnut Street

• Basket social, 4 p.m. (doors open) to 8 p.m. (drawing begins), at Christ United Church of Christ, Little Moore, 913 S. Mink Road, Danielsville. Information: 610-837-6051

NOV. 10

• Holiday craft sale to benefit Mrs. Nothstein’s Helping Hands Fund, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., at St. John Fisher Church, 1239 Third St., North Catasauqua

• Fall craft fair, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., at Salem United Church of Christ, 615 Third St., Catasauqua

• Fall craft fair and quilt sale, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., at Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church, 3355 MacArthur Road, Hokendauqua. Information: 610-435-0451

• Autism respite (for children ages 2-21 diagnosed with autism spectrum disorder and siblings with or without the disorder), 11 a.m.-3 p.m., at Bethany Wesleyan Church, 675 Blue Mountain Drive, Cherryville. Information: Michele at 484-221-3046 or mkehlor@yahoo.com

• Mural dedication, 11 a.m., Front and Pine streets, Catasauqua. An open-house reception will follow at Gallery 415, 417 Front St.

• Basket raffle, noon-6 p.m., at St. John’s Lutheran Church, 206 E. Main St., Bath. The event will continue 1-3 p.m. Nov. 11.

• Firefighter memorial, 1:30 p.m., at Catasauqua Fire Department, 90 Bridge St.

• Holiday bus trip to Koziar’s Christmas Village (organized by East Allen Township Parks & Recreation Department). The bus will leave Catasauqua High School’s parking lot 4 p.m. Information, cost and reservations: Chuck Frantz at 610-262-7961, ext. 306

NOV. 11

• All-you-can-eat breakfast, 8-11:30 a.m., at Point Phillips Rod and Gun Club, 1035 Smith Gap Road, Moore Township. Information and cost: 610-837-0310

• Breakfast, 8 a.m.-noon, at Klecknersville Rangers Volunteer Fire Company, 2718 Mountain View Drive, Moore Township

• All-you-can-eat breakfast, 8:30-11:30 a.m., in the parish social hall of St. Elizabeth of Hungary Roman Catholic Church, 618 Fullerton Ave., Fullerton

• Holiday craft and vendor show, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., at Commitment to Family and Community, 165 Cherry St., Coplay

• Variety bingo, 1 p.m. (doors open 11:30 a.m.), at St. Peter’s United Church of Christ, 8142 Valley View Road, Seemsville. Information, cost and advance tickets (required): Sheila at 610-457-6368 or the church at 610-837-7426

• Deadline to make reservation for Thanksgiving dinner, to be held 2-4 p.m. Nov. 22 at St. John’s United Church of Christ, 22 Atlas Road, Howertown. Information: 610-262-8666; reservations: 610-261-2910 or 610-262-7186

NOV. 12

• Veterans Day service, 10 a.m., at Fullerton American Legion Post 367, 609 Fullerton Ave.

• Friendly Fifties meeting, 1 p.m., at St. John the Baptist Ukrainian Church, 1343 Newport Ave., Northampton

• Cupcake-decorating event (based on the Netflix show “Nailed It — Cupcake Challenge”), 6 p.m., at Northampton Area Public Library, 1615 Laubach Ave. Information and registration (required): 610-262-7537

• Space for writers to work on their novels (to celebrate National Novel Writing Month), 6 p.m., at Northampton Area Public Library, 1615 Laubach Ave. The event will continue every Monday in November. Information: 610-262-7537

• Woman’s Club of Whitehall meeting, 7 p.m., at Faith Evangelical Lutheran Church, 3355 MacArthur Road, Hokendauqua