Northwestern Press

Tuesday, February 18, 2020

HEIDELBERG TOWNSHIP H.A.R.P. taking road trip, April 2, to Allentown preservation museum

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 by KAREN JENSEN PARRY Special to The Press in Columns

Calling all retirees! Heidelberg Association for Retired Persons, better known as H.A.R.P., will meet 10:15 a.m. April 2 at Heidelberg Church and car pool to the Preservation Plus and More Museum, Allentown.

This museum provides a great opportunity to see historic farm and garden equipment up close and personal.

Following the tour, this busy bunch of retirees will stop for some lunch at a nearby restaurant.

Remember, you do not need to be a Heidelberg Church member to attend.

All are welcome to come.

Any retiree interested in going along, should call Katherine Blose at 610-336-0555 or Eleanor Klevenhagen at 610-841-9803.


Family favorite! Lehigh-Northampton County Grangers will get together to bake their delicious, 10-inch, wet-bottom, shoofly pies.

Order now by calling Elaine Hoppes at 610-767-4400.

Pies may be picked up 1-3 p.m. April 6 at the Schnecksville Grange, Route 863, Schnecksville.

Proceeds from this bake sale will benefit various community service projects.

As always, thanks much for your support.


Sweet stuff! Heidelberg Union Church is having a cookie sale.

Order cutout cookies by the pound no later than April 7 by calling 610-767-5351 or 610-767-6557.

Pickup orders 4-6 p.m. April 12 in fellowship hall.


Kick up your heels! Ontelaunee Rod and Gun Club, New Tripoli, is having its annual spring sportsmen’s raffle and block shoot, April 7. The public is invited.

There will be free snacks and beverages noon-5 p.m.

Tickets will be available to purchase to win 10 firearms and 40 Weis gift certificates.

Each ticket also entitles the holder to a free hot dog or barbecue.

Drawings will take place throughout the day with specials at 2 p.m. and 4 p.m.

This year, there will be an additional raffle drawing for a new Henry Golden Boy Rife, which you must be present to win.

The kitchen will be open for lunch.

For tickets or information, call Lee Costenbader at 484-221-5692.


Goodwill Fire Company, Germansville has an ongoing campaign to raise money for its new truck, expected to be delivered in November.

Send donations to Goodwill Fire Company, P.O. Box 69, Germansville, PA 18053.

For more information, call the fire company at 610-767-7757 and leave your name and phone number. Someone will get back to you.