Catasauqua Press

Sunday, December 8, 2019

Happenings

Monday, December 2, 2019 by The Press in Columns

DEC. 2

• Men’s Bible study, 7 p.m., in the upstairs parlor of Emmanuel’s Lutheran Church, 3175 Valley View Drive, Moore Township

DEC. 3

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

• Tai Chi exercise, 12:30-1:30 p.m., at Whitehall Active Lifestyle Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. The class will continue 12:30-1:30 p.m. Tuesdays and 1-2 p.m. Fridays until Dec. 20. Information, cost and registration: 610-437-3700

• Tree-lighting event, 6 p.m., at Monocacy Creek Park, Bath

DEC. 4

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

• Holiday storytime and crafts, 1:30 p.m., at Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. Information: 610-432-4339

• Tree-lighting event, 6:30-8:30 p.m., at Whitehall Township Municipal Building, 3219 MacArthur Road

• Chorus and show choir concert (performed by seventh- and eighth-grade students), 7 p.m., in the auditorium of Northampton Area High School, 1619 Laubach Ave.

• Moore Township Athletic Association meeting, 8 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. All active-duty and honorably discharged Marines, FMF corpsmen and FMF chaplains are welcome. Information: jimmineousmc@rcn.com, norcomcl.org or on Facebook at Marine Corps League Northampton County Detachment 298

DEC. 5

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

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

• Tree lighting and holiday concert (organized by Coplay Recreation & Welfare Association), 6:30-7:30 p.m., at Coplay Borough Hall, 98 S. Fourth St.

• Band and chorus concert (performed by Northampton Area Middle School students), 7 p.m., in the auditorium of Northampton Area High School, 1619 Laubach Ave. Snow date is Dec. 9.

• Catasauqua/North Catasauqua J4 Celebration and Catasauqua High School mega class reunion meeting, 7 p.m., in the community room of North Catasauqua Borough hall, 1066 Fourth St.

• Barbershop quartet ffourtissimo performance, 7 p.m., at Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. Information: 610-432-4339

• Chorus concert (performed by sixth-grade students and the Naturals, 7 p.m., in the auditorium of Northampton Area Middle School, 1617 Laubach Ave.

DEC. 6

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

• Tai Chi exercise, 1-2 p.m., at Whitehall Active Lifestyle Center, 2301 Pine St., West Catasauqua. The class will continue 12:30-1:30 p.m. Tuesdays and 1-2 p.m. Fridays until Dec. 20. Information, cost and registration: 610-437-3700

• Christmas craft show, 3-9 p.m., at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 3900 Mechanicsville Road, Whitehall. The event continues 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Dec. 7. Information: 610-435-3901

• O’ Come All Ye Faithful Social Call Christmas party (benefiting Coplay Community Plaza), 4:45 p.m. (doors open), at American Club of Coplay, 300 Cherry St.

• Kids of Covenant event (for grades pre-K through sixth), 6:30-8:30 p.m., at Covenant United Methodist Church, 2715 Mountain View Drive, Moore Township. Information: 610-837-7517

• Orchestra concert (performed by Northampton Area Middle School and Northampton Area High School students), 7 p.m., in the auditorium of NAHS, 1619 Laubach Ave.

DEC. 7

• Bus trip to American Music Theatre, Lancaster (organized by East Allen Township), 8 a.m. (bus leaves), at Catasauqua High School, 2500 W. Bullshead Road, Northampton. Show time is 10:30 a.m.; lunch at Shady Maple will follow. Information, cost and tickets: Chuck Frantz at 610-262-7961, ext. 306

• Homemade cookie sale, 9 a.m.-1 p.m., at Mountain View Wesleyan Church, 1001 Deemer Road, Moore Township. Information: 610-759-7553

• Vendor and craft sale and photos with Santa and the Grinch, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., at Christ United Church of Christ, Little Moore, 913 S. Mink Road, Danielsville. Information: 610-837-6051

• Christmas craft show, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., at St. Stephen’s Episcopal Church, 3900 Mechanicsville Road, Whitehall. Information: 610-435-3901

• Winter craft/vendor fair, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., at the nursery school of St. John’s Lutheran Church, 206 E. Main St., Bath. Information: 610-837-9868

• Christmas boutique, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. and 5-7 p.m., in the auditorium of Sacred Heart School, 115 Washington St., Bath. The event will continue 8 a.m.-1 p.m. Dec. 8.

• Historic Christmas family day, 9 a.m.-4 p.m., at Governor Wolf Historical Society, 6600 Jacksonville Road, East Allen Township

• Judy’s Little Santa Shop (for children who utilize Northampton Area Food Bank to shop for gifts for their immediate family at no charge), 10 a.m.-1 p.m., at East Allen Township Fire Department, 5354 Nor-Bath Blvd. Information: Kelly Frantz at 484-664-0455 or 610-262-7826

• Holiday shopping, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., at Siegfried Railroad Station, West 21st Street, Northampton. Information: 610-262-8198

• Holiday shopping event (organized by Moore Elementary School PTO), 10 a.m.-3 p.m., in the all-purpose room of the school, 2835 Mountain View Drive, Moore Township. Information: Sara at sara.srogi@yahoo.com

• Holiday craft fair and bake sale, 10 a.m.-3 p.m., at Keystone Rod & Gun Club, 243 Mulberry St., Bath. Information: krgauxiliary@gmail.com or 610-837-7644

• Santa and Mrs. Claus visit for photos and card making for residents of Fellowship Community (for ages 6 and up), 11 a.m.-2 p.m., at Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. For photos, pets are invited but must be on a leash and have a current vaccination form. Information: 610-432-4339

• Advent cantata, 3 p.m., at Holy Trinity Memorial Lutheran Church, 604 Fourth St., Catasauqua

• Tree-lighting event (organized by Moore Township Lions and Lioness clubs), 6:30 p.m., on the corner of Routes 946 and 987, Klecknersville. Information: Lois Iasiello at police@bushkilltownship.com

• Movie: “The Polar Express,” 6:30 p.m. (doors open 6 p.m.), at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, 1335 Old Carriage Road, Kreidersville

• Christmas concert (performed by Whitehall High School Chorale), 7 p.m., at Salem United Church of Christ, 615 Third St., Catasauqua

DEC. 8

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

• Christmas boutique, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., in the auditorium of Sacred Heart School, 115 Washington St., Bath

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

• Holiday breakfast, gift raffle and bake sale, 8:30 a.m.-noon (Santa arrives 9 a.m.), in the parish center and heritage room of St. Mary’s Church, 122 Union St., Catasauqua. Information: kim.stmarys122@gmail.com or 610-264-0332

• Gingerbread house building event, 3 p.m., at Covenant United Methodist Church, 2715 Mountain View Drive, Moore Township. Participants will need to bring two boxes of graham crackers, a bag of candy and a tray. Information: 610-837-7517

• Tree-lighting ceremony, 5-7 p.m., Catasauqua Municipal Building, 90 Bridge St.

• Tree-lighting ceremony, 5:30 p.m., at Main Street and Laubach Avenue, Northampton

• Tree-lighting event (organized by North Catasauqua Recreation Committee), 5:30 p.m., at North Catasauqua William J. Albert Memorial Park, 701 Grove St.

DEC. 9

• Morning Glories meeting, 10 a.m., at Holy Trinity Memorial Lutheran Church, 604 Fourth St., Catasauqua. Information: 610-264-2641

• Beading club, 1:30 p.m., in the reference area of Whitehall Township Public Library, 3700 Mechanicsville Road. Information: 610-432-4339