Catasauqua Press

Thursday, May 23, 2019

North Catasauqua: Enjoy the holiday lights self-tour

Wednesday, December 26, 2018 by The Press in Columns

The 2018 North Catasauqua small Town USA Holiday Lights self-tour runs through the end of the holiday season. Tour participants can view the winning homes as well as the many other decorated homes. A copy of the tour is available on the front porch of North Catasauqua Borough Hall, 1066 Fourth St., or by visiting


There are still sponsorships available for the streetside snowflake ornaments.

Purchase a sponsorship in honor of a friend or family member to be displayed along borough streets during the holiday season each year. Individuals, families, groups, organizations and businesses can sponsor a holiday snowflake. The North Catasauqua Betterment Committee will pay the cost for the electric drop connection from PPL Utilities to light each new snowflake added. For more information, call 610-264-1504 or email


Catasauqua Community Thrift Shop, 113 Bridge St., is having a half-price sale on everything in the shop Jan. 2-12, 2019.

Normal business hours are 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays and 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesdays and Saturdays. Donations of used, clean clothing are gratefully accepted during store hours. Proceeds from the shop are returned to the community through contributions that support youth and adult programs and services.


The small Town USA holiday food drive will continue through Jan. 14, 2019.

Bring canned goods, nonperishable food items, toiletry items and household paper products to the drop-off bin in the main vestibule at borough hall. The food drive is presented by the North Catasauqua Betterment Committee and North Catasauqua Recreation Committee.