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HEIDELBERG TOWNSHIP: Potpie on the menu at Heidelberg Church

Thursday, February 7, 2019 by KAREN JENSEN PARRY Special to The Press in Columns

Labor of love! Requests for baked good donations for the Allentown Soup Kitchen are being made for Feb. 11.

Baked goods decorated for Valentine’s Day and cherry pies will be gratefully accepted and may be dropped off in Heidelberg Church’s Fellowship Hall 6-7 p.m.

According to Heidelberg Church soup kitchen Coordinator Linda Hausamann, 115 hot meals were served recently to the hungry and homeless at the soup kitchen.

The meal included chili casserole, beef and vegetable stew, mashed potatoes, garden salad, fruit and tasty chocolate desserts from faithful Heidelberg bakers.

Special thanks to the volunteers of the day: Sheri Hausman, Robin Koch, Barbara Matthias and Linda Hausamann.

The collection of tissue package donations is still ongoing as well.

Any questions or to find out more about helping at the soup kitchen, call Linda at 610-767-5281.


Treat yourself! Heidelberg Union Church, Church and Irving roads, in the Saegersville area, is having a chicken potpie takeout fundraiser.

Potpie orders are sold by the quart. Coleslaw is sold by the pint.

Homemade bread is available, while quantities last, to complete your potpie dinner.

Orders must be placed by Feb. 17 by calling 610-767-5351 or 510-767-6557.

Pick up is 4-6 p.m. Feb. 22 in fellowship hall.


Spread the word! Membership dues for the Goodwill Fire Company, Germansville, are now payable.

As with your dues, additional donations of any amount toward the general fund or truck fund may be sent to Goodwill Fire Company, P. O. Box 69, Germansville, PA 18053.

As always, the fire company thanks you for supporting your community.


Heidelberg humor! What does a carpet salesman give his wife for Valentine’s Day?

Answer: Rugs and kisses.

Happy Valentine’s Day to all!