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Thursday, June 25, 2015 by KELLY LUTTERSCHMIDT in Columns

Library closing for roof repair

The Northampton Area Public Library will be getting a new roof.

The library will be closed Saturday, June 27 to Sunday, July 5 and will be reopening on Monday, July 6.

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The Atlas Cement Company Memorial Museum will be open the second and fourth Sundays of the month, 1-3 p.m., through the summer.

The museum is located in the Northampton Borough Municipal Building, 1401 Laubach Ave.

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St. John's Friendly Fifties will have its annual summer picnic, rain or shine, on Monday, July 13, noon to 4 p.m., at the 26th Street Playground.

Northampton Column

Thursday, June 11, 2015 by KELLY LUTTERSCHMIDT in Columns

Museum now open Sundays

The Atlas Cement Company Memorial Museum will be open the second and fourth Sundays of the month, 1-3 p.m., through the summer.

The museum is located in the Northampton Borough Municipal Building, 1401 Laubach Ave.

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Northampton AARP Chapter 3915 will hold its picnic Wednesday, June 17 at Municipal Park, Smith Lane and Laubach Avenue.

Food will be served at noon. Those planning to attend must have a ticket and are asked to bring a dessert.

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Holy Trinity Nursery School, 1235 Main St., still has a few openings available for the 2015-16 school year.

Northampton Column

Thursday, June 4, 2015 by KELLY LUTTERSCHMIDT in Columns

Yard sales to be held June 6

There will be a community yard sale in Northampton on Saturday, June 6, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. The event is being held by three nonprofit organizations in Northampton: the Quota Club, the Northampton Area Food Bank and the Northampton Area Historical Society. Each organization will be at a different location.

The Quota Club will be at Canal Park along the Lehigh River. There will be spaces to rent for a fee. To rent a space or for more information, call 610-264-9786.

Queenship of Mary Church to hold festival

Thursday, May 28, 2015 by KELLY LUTTERSCHMIDT in Columns

Queenship of Mary Church, 1324 Newport Ave., will be holding its parish festival on Sunday, June 7, noon- 7 p.m., on the church grounds.

Ethnic food will be available, including homemade pierogies, longos (fried bread dough) and cabbage and noodles. There will also be hot dogs, hamburgers, sausage sandwiches, turkey barbecues, funnel cakes, french fries, ice cream, sno cones and pizza.

There will be a bake sale in the church social hall.

Entertainment includes deejay Liz Flynn from 12:30 to 3 p.m. and Josef Kroboth Orchestra from 3:30 to 7 p.m.

Northampton Column

Thursday, May 21, 2015 by KELLY LUTTERSCHMIDT in Columns

Food bank plans June 6 garage sale

The Northampton Area Food Bank will hold its annual garage sale Saturday, June 6, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., outside the food bank facility, 1601 Canal St.

Spaces are available for rent. Call Barbara Budnik at 610-262-6156.

A bake sale will be held. Coffee, doughnuts, hot dogs and cold drinks will be available for purchase.

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The Quota Club of Northampton will hold a yard sale on June 6, 8 a.m.-1 p.m., rain or shine, at the pavilion at Canal Park.

To reserve a space, call Kelly at 484-664-0455.

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Northampton Column

Thursday, May 14, 2015 by KELLY LUTTERSCHMIDT in Columns

Wynnewood garage sale set for May 23

The annual Wynne-wood Estates family garage sale will be held Saturday, May 23, 7 a.m.-3 p.m.

More than 50 families will again be participating .

To get there, travel east on 10th Street from Main Street. Turn left onto Atlas Lane and continue to Buckingham Drive.

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The Siegfried Railroad Station, the home of the Northampton Area Historical Society, will be open to visitors on the third Sunday of each month from May through October. The station will be open for the first time this year on May 17 , 1-4 p.m.

Northampton Column

Thursday, May 7, 2015 by KELLY LUTTERSCHMIDT in Columns

Grace UCC to host May 16 breakfast

Grace United Church of Christ, 902 Lincoln Ave., will be hosting an all-you-can-eat breakfast on Saturday, May 16, 8-11 a.m.

The menu features pancakes, French toast, scrambled eggs, home fries, sausage, bacon, toast, assorted pastries, coffee, tea and juice.

Tickets can be purchased at the door.

For more information, call the church office at 610-262-7186.

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Northampton AARP Chapter 3915 will meet Wednesday, May 13 at the Northampton Memorial Community Center, 1601 Laubach Ave. Doors open at noon.

Entertainment and refreshments will be provided.

Northampton Column

Thursday, April 30, 2015 by KELLY LUTTERSCHMIDT in Columns

Trail display is at public library

June is National Trails Month with Saturday, June 6, being designated as National Trails Day. To promote area trails, Lehigh Township Rails to Trails will be having displays in area libraries to provide information about these trails.

The display will be at the Northampton Area Public Library, 1615 Laubach Ave., May 26-June 1. Members of LTRT will be available to discuss the current status of and future work on area trails Saturdays, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Trail maps will be displayed, and brochures concerning a variety of trails will be available.

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Northampton Column

Thursday, April 23, 2015 by KELLY LUTTERSCHMIDT in Columns

Quota Club is selling flowers, hosting breakfast

Quota International of Northampton is selling vouchers for trays of bedding flowers/vegetables or 10-inch flowering hanging baskets from Hickory Grove Greenhouses.

Vouchers are redeemable May 1-31. Contact Nikol Tews at 610-440-2171 for details.

Also, Quota is sponsoring a pancake breakfast Saturday, May 2, at Applebee's, off Catasauqua Road, Allentown.

The breakfast is 8-10 a.m., and tickets must be purchased in advance.

Contact Kelly Frantz at 610-262-7826 for details.

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Northampton Column

Thursday, April 16, 2015 by KELLY LUTTERSCHMIDT in Columns

John Michael Talbot to perform

Queenship of Mary Church, 1324 Newport Ave., will host a concert by John Michael Talbot, singer, author and host of The Church Channel's "All Things Are Possible," April 27, 28 and 29, 7 p.m.

For information, call the church office at 610-262-2227.

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Assumption BVM Church will host a breakfast Sunday, April 26, 8:30-noon, in the social hall, 22nd Street and Washington Avenue.

There is a cost. Tickets will be sold at the door.

For more information, call 610-262-2559.