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Lynn Township

Thursday, September 13, 2012 by BERNADETTE SUKLEY Special to The Press in Local News

Wyatt's Jamboree on Sept. 15

Wyatt's Jamboree and Motorcycle Run 2012 will take place noon-8 p.m. Sept. 15 in the Ontelaunee Rod and Gun Club pavilion, 8100 Gun Club Road, New Tripoli. Rain date is Sept. 16.

Proceeds benefit Wyatt Newhard, who was diagnosed with Stage 4 neuroblastoma cancer at age 3.

Sign up 10 a.m.-noon for the motorcycle run at The Bagel Bunch, Routes 309 and 100, New Tripoli. Admission fee includes the run, games, Chinese auction, raffles, food, drinks and music.

For more information call Joe at 484-225-5882 or visit


Albany Township Historical Society, will meet 7:30 p.m. Sept. 17 at its headquarters in Trexler Village, Old Philly Pike, outside Kempton.

Potter Jeff Dietrich will discuss Sgraffito redware pottery.

The meeting is open to the public. For directions, log onto


Pinnacle Jam II will be 4:30-10 p.m. Sept. 14 and from 10 a.m.-10 p.m. Sept.15 at the Kempton Community and Recreation Center, 83 Community Drive, Kempton.

This year's music event is a fundraiser for the non-profit Rex Foundation.

The festival will host many bands that contribute to the Rex Foundation known as the Rex Musical Caravan.

There will be national, regional and local acts performing.

Local native Kris Kehr will be performing both days throughout the festival and Still Hand String Band will be providing acoustic music at the late night campfire jams.

Along with the music, there will be an array of craft vendors, great food selections, fire dancers, and Kharizma Bellydancers.

During the event, there will be plenty of children's activities.

A family camping section will be located near the playground.

Tickets for the event may be purchased at the gate.

All tickets include free car-side camping and parking.

A percentage of the ticket sales will be donated to the foundation.

For more information visit, or


Jerusalem "Red" Church, Kempton, is having a basket social and bingo Sept. 16. Doors open 2 p.m. Basket bingo starts 3:30 p.m. Basket drawings at 4 p.m.

In addition, there will be a sale of apple dumplings made by church members.

For tickets, call Linda Bieber at 610-395-2959.


Weisenberg Volunteer Fire Department is having a hoagie sale until Sept. 26.

Choices include Italian, ham and cheese, turkey, tuna and roast beef.

Pick up is 4:30-6:30 p.m. Oct. 4 at the fire station.

For more information, call Pat at 610-285-2488.