Catasauqua Press

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Catty Garden Club plant sale is Saturday

Thursday, May 1, 2014 by by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Columns

The Catasauqua Garden Club will hold their next meeting 1 p.m. May 7, at the Slovak Center Social Club, 1233 Fifth St., North Catasauqua.

Since spring has finally arrived, Fred Buse, Pennsylvania Master Gardener and world traveler will take us on a relaxing trip through "A Day in Spring."

The club project will also be distributed. Entries for judging should be in place by 12:45 p.m.

Holy Trinity youth group event

Thursday, April 24, 2014 by by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Columns

Holy Trinity Memorial Lutheran Church's Youth group will be sponsoring a shopping event at Ten Thousand Villages, Lehigh Valley Mall, outdoor shops Sunday, May 4, from 1 to 5 p.m.

During this event, 15 percent of each sale will be donated to Nohlanhla's South African community to improve health care, especially those affected by HIV and AIDS.

Ten Thousand Villages is a source for handmade gifts, jewelry, home decor, art and sculpture and textiles representing the diverse cultures of artisans in Asia, Africa, Latin America and the Middle East.


Salem spring craft fair is Saturday

Thursday, April 10, 2014 by by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Columns

Salem UCC, 615 Third St., Catasauqua, will hold its spring craft fair Saturday, April 12, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

There will be crafts, a bake sale, silent auction and good food. For more information, call the church office at 610-264-4091.


Bingo will be held at St. Mary's Parish Center, Second and Union streets, Catasauqua, Sunday, April 13 beginning 1 p.m.

The kitchen will be open 11:30 a.m. to all, for eat-in or takeout meals.

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


Catty Club breakfast Feb. 16

Thursday, February 13, 2014 by by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Columns

The Catasauqua Club, 226 Pine St., is serving an all-you-can-eat brunch buffet with omelets made to order 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Feb. 16.

The event is open to the public and is non-smoking.

Reservations are not necessary, but recommended.

For more information, call 610-264-1771.


The Catasauqua Woman's Club meets 7 p.m. Feb. 20 at Holy Trinity Memorial Lutheran Church, Fourth and Pine streets.

The program will include a vintage fashion show with Lorita Musselman.

For more information, contact President Yvonne Retzler at 610-264-4924.


Catty class reunion planned during J4

Thursday, December 26, 2013 by by LIZ HAHN Special to The Press in Columns

A large Catasauqua class reunion will take place Saturday, July 5, 2014, in conjunction with the J4 festivities.

J4 begins at 9 a.m. with a parade and ends at night with fireworks. The reunion will take place noon- 3 p.m. at the North Catasauqua Park.

All Catasauqua High School classes are invited.

An application was sent to the Guinness Book of World Records in an attempt to surpass the 3,299 record of attendance.