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American Legion to hold pork dinner

Thursday, October 9, 2014 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Columns

The Catasauqua American Legion, 330 Second St., Catasauqua, will hold a pork and sauerkraut dinner this Saturday, Oct. 9 from 4-7 p.m.

For information, call 610-264-1606.

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Bingo will be held at St. Mary's Parish Center, Second and Union streets, 1 p.m., Sunday, Oct. 12.

The kitchen will be open for take-out and sit-in meals.

The event is sponsored by the Assembled Men of St. Mary's. For information, call 610-264-0332.

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Thursday, October 2, 2014 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Columns

Catty library offering e-books

The Catasauqua Public Library has a new service to offer with e-books now available for download.

To borrow an e-book you will need to access the website at www.catasauquapl.org and a device such as a Kindle or Nook to download your e-book to. You can also use a smart phone or computer.

To get started, go to the website and click on the button which says "enjoy books" and follow the instructions.

Contact the library at 610-264-4151 if you have any problems.

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Thursday, September 25, 2014 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Columns

Church celebrates with concert

Catasauqua Presbyterian Church, Second and Pine streets, marks 175 years this year.

It will celebrate with an organ recital in the Sanctuary Sunday, Sept. 28, with guest organist John Richardson, director of traditional music and principal organist for the First Presbyterian Church of Allentown. The concert will begin at 4 p.m. followed by light refreshments.

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Thursday, September 18, 2014 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Columns

Holy Trinity to host mystery dinner theater

Holy Trinity Memorial Lutheran Church, Fourth and Pine streets, will be hosting a mystery dinner theater production of "Deadly Housewives" Saturday, Sept. 27, at 5:30 p.m.

Without a Cue Productions of Philadelphia will again stage a who-done-it mystery.

Bad Bones will be catering a meal of baked ziti, green salad, rolls, dessert and beverages. Proceeds will benefit Holy Trinity's Sidewalk Fund and Central Appalachia's Health Wagon.

Tickets can be ordered now. Contact Judy at 610-264-7037 or Sandy at 610-433-0327.

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Thursday, September 11, 2014 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Columns

Y offering fall programs

The Suburban North YMCA is now accepting registrations for fall programs.

These programs include preschool classes and activities for children ages 24 months to 5 years as well as co-ed programs for ages 6 to adult.

For more information, visit the Y at 880 Walnut St. to pick up a brochure with class listings and schedules. You can also call 610-264-5221.

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Thursday, September 4, 2014 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Columns

Legion to hold bingo

Catasauqua American Legion, 330 Second St., Catasauqua, will be holding a bingo, offering cash and Coach purses as prizes, Sunday, Sept. 7. Doors open at noon and bingo starts at 1 p.m. The kitchen will be open.

For tickets call 610-264-1606 or 610-266-5144.

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St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 417 Howertown Road, will be having an Applefest Saturday, Sept. 13, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. There will be a bake sale, crafts, food, games, raffles, a cake walk, tricky tray and Evonne's Sandwich gift cards. Music will also be provided by a deejay.

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Thursday, August 28, 2014 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Columns

American Legion to host oldies dance

The Catasauqua American Legion, 330 Second St., Catasauqua, will be holding a H.O.W.L. at the Moon Oldies dances 6-11 p.m. this Saturday.

H.O.W.L. stands for "hounds on working leashes" and the event benefits emergency service dogs.

Admission includes beer, soda, chips and pretzels.

H.D. Innovation will serve as the deejay.

For more information, contact Roger Scheirer at 484-239-0551.

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Join the Catasauqua Garden Club Wednesday, Sept. 3, as master gardener Linc Coffin leads a relaxed discussion about steps in putting your garden to bed.

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Thursday, August 21, 2014 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Columns

Catty thrift shop sale continues

The Catasauqua Community Thrift Shop, 113 Bridge St., half price sale will continue through Friday, Aug. 29.

The sale includes everything in the store unless it is marked otherwise.

The shop will close for housecleaning and changeover to fall clothing the week of Sept. 2. It will also be closed, Saturday, Aug. 30, and Monday, Sept. 1, for the Labor Day holiday.

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

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Thursday, August 14, 2014 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Columns

Time to register for preschool

St. Mary's Church, 122 Union St., Catasauqua, is accepting registrations for the 2014-2015 school year.

The program is open to 3-year-olds, Tuesday and Thursday from 9 to 11:30 a.m. and 4-year-olds, Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9 to 11:30 a.m.

For more information call Sharon Hontz at 610-264-9383.

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This is your last reminder for CHS Class of '66 reunion and the Class of '66 turns 66 tweener birthday picnic to be held Saturday, Sept. 20, at the North Catasauqua Playground at 2 p.m.

This will be a catered meal by Cathy's Catering.

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Thursday, August 7, 2014 by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Columns

HCPA announces Biery House hours

For the months of August, September and October, the Biery House will be open 1-4 p.m. the first and third Sundays of the month.

For information on tours of the George Taylor House, call 610-266-0255.

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Only two more days left of the The Catasauqua Community Thrift Shop's one-half price sale.

Store hours are 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Monday, Tuesday, Thursday and Friday and 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Wednesday and Saturday.

Donations of good used clean clothing are gratefully accepted during store operation hours. The shop is located at 113 Bridge St.

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