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Catasauqua: Block party set for June 20-22

Wednesday, June 19, 2019 by The Press in Columns

St. Mary’s Catholic Church, 122 Union St., will be holding its annual block party 6-10 p.m. June 20-22.

For more information, call the parish office at 610-264-0332 or email


Scott Marshall and Marshall’s Highway will perform 7-10 p.m. June 21 at the amphitheater at Catasauqua Park and Playground, 501 American St.

Don’t forget to bring a lawn chair, blanket or snacks.


Historic Catasauqua Preservation Association will be having a historic house and mansion tour 1-5 p.m. June 23.

Tickets can be purchased for a discounted rate before the tour at; Hartzell’s Pharmacy, 330 American St.; or Blocker’s Coffeehouse, 309 Front St.

The day of the tour you can purchase a ticket for a regular price at the Biery House, 8 Race St.

For more information, call 610-266-0255.


The Catasauqua American Legion, 330 Second St., will be having a bingo and basket raffle fundraiser June 23. The doors open 12:30 p.m., and bingo starts 1:30 p.m.

There will be 15 games, door prizes, 50/50 and a basket raffle. A light lunch is also included.

For tickets or more information, call 610-264-1606 or email

Proceeds from the event will support veterans and youth programs.


The Catasauqua Thrift Shop, 113 Bridge St., will be having a half-price sale on everything in the store June 24- July 6.

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 clean, used clothing are gratefully accepted during store operating hours.

Proceeds from the shop are returned to the community through contributions that support youth and adult programs and services.


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As always, have a great week!