Northwestern Press

Monday, October 22, 2018

LYNN TOWNSHIP: Ghosties and ghoulies to roam Lynn Township

Thursday, October 18, 2018 by BERNADETTE SUKLEY in Columns

Youngsters dressed in their Halloween finery will roam Lynn Township 6-8 p.m. Oct. 27.

If you are driving through the area, watch out for the little ghosts, goblins and fairy princesses.

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Ebenezer UCC, New Tripoli, invites kids of all ages in the community to treats from the outside pavilion 6 to 8 p.m. Oct. 27. There will also be hot and cold beverages.

After school homework help, a new program for community families of tutoring, homework help, materials and resources is being offered at the church.

LYNN TOWNSHIP: Pioneer Applefest on Oct. 6

Thursday, October 4, 2018 by BERNADETTE SUKLEY in Columns

The 14th annual Pioneer Applefest will take place 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Oct. 6 at Ontelaunee Park.

There will be pioneer and Native American Indian demonstrations, with live music all day.

Food and beverages, including candied apples, apple dumplings, apple cider and other treats, will be available.

Enjoy hayrides, tractor and car shows, craft vendors and super smart dogs taking on agility courses.

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The clothing closet at Ebenezer UCC, New Tripoli, will be open from 6-8 p.m. Oct. 11 and 10 a.m. to noon Oct. 13.

LYNN TOWNSHIP: East Coast K-9 Trials offered on Sept. 30

Thursday, September 20, 2018 by BERNADETTE SUKLEY in Columns

East Coast K-9 Trials will be 9 a.m. Sept. 30 at Thunderhead Farm, 7813 Springhouse Road, Lynn Township.

This free, family event will honor those who put their lives on the line daily. Come watch the K-9s and their handlers compete against each other.

Bring a lawn chair. Please leave pets at home.

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Ebenezer UCC, New Tripoli, will have its annual bazaar 8 a.m.-2 p.m. Sept. 22. There will be a large flea market, food and baked goods for sale, and handmade crafts.

LYNN TOWNSHIP: Ebenezer Rally Day breakfast

Friday, September 7, 2018 by BERNADETTE SUKLEY in Columns

Where is fall? Summer won’t let go, so keep cool and hydrate often.

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Ebenezer UCC, New Tripoli, will have its annual Rally Day breakfast 9-10 a.m. Sept. 9 in fellowship hall.

There will be a hot breakfast for all to enjoy.

Sunday School classes for all ages begin 9-10 a.m. Sept. 16.

Ebenezer’s Clothing Closet will be open 6-8 p.m. Sept. 9 and 10 a.m. to noon Sept. 11.

There are clothes for the entire family and proof of need is not required.

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Friedens Lutheran Church, Stony Run, is having its annual apple festival 2-8 p.m. Sept. 15.

LYNN TOWNSHIP: Mt. Zion having sausage sale

Thursday, August 23, 2018 by BERNADETTE SUKLEY in Columns

Summer’s heat is still upon us but we’re soon putting the kids back on the school buses

Watch for new bus stops and little ones crossing the street.

Allowing extra time for your commute is the nicest thing to do for students this school year.

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Mt. Zion Lutheran Church, 1343 Long Lane Road, Krumsville, is accepting orders for its sausage sandwich sale 4-7 p.m. Sept. 7. Meal includes sandwich, chips and beverage. Eat in or take out is available.

Preorders are needed by Sept. 3. Walk-in customers are also welcome.

LYNN TOWNSHIP: Night in the Country set for Aug. 18

Thursday, August 9, 2018 by BERNADETTE SUKLEY in Columns

The annual Night in the Country festival will get underway 4 p.m. on Aug. 18 at the Northwestern Recreation Commission Community Park, Northwest Road and Route 309, New Tripoli. Rain date is Aug. 19.

There is a suggested donation for adults and children under 12.

Contact Kathy Hermany at 610-442-0012 or email kathyhermany@gmail.com to volunteer.

Call Janice Meyers at 610-767-9297 ext. 14 or email wmjb75@yahoo.com to donate items for the Chinese auction.

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LYNN TOWNSHIP: Jacobs church holding Vacation Bible School July 9-13

Thursday, July 5, 2018 by BERNADETTE SUKLEY in Columns

Summer is here.

With some serious heat and humidity.

You’ve heard it before, but it bears repeating—please hydrate with nonalcoholic cool beverages (about 2 cups of water per hour).

Avoid strenuous outdoor work at the peak of the day and make sure your vehicle has the proper amount of coolant.

Check on your neighbor and make sure they have enough water and decent air conditioning.

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Jacobs Church, New Tripoli, is hosting their annual Vacation Bible School 9 a.m. to noon July 9-13.

LYNN TOWNSHIP: New Tripoli Fire Co. having Father’s Day barbecue

Thursday, June 14, 2018 by BERNADETTE SUKLEY in Columns

Happy Father’s Day to all the dads in Lynn Township.

We are grateful for the love and guidance of good fathers.

Thanks for all your hard work bringing up the kids and making sure they knew how much they are loved.

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New Tripoli Fire Company, New Tripoli, Father’s Day chicken barbecue is scheduled for 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. (or whenever the barbecued chickens are sold out) June 17.

Menu includes half a barbecued chicken, choice of filling or sweet potato with gravy, cole-slaw or applesauce and roll with butter.

Drinks and dessert available for purchase.

LYNN TOWNSHIP: St. Peter’s lighting campfire June 8

Thursday, May 31, 2018 by BERNADETTE SUKLEY in Columns

School will soon be recessed for the summer. With the end of the school year comes kids playing out and about.

Keep your eyes open for bikes and kids.

Enjoy your summer safely.

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Jacob’s Church, New Tripoli, is hosting a Life Line Screening 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 31 in the Activity Center.

Pre-registration is required.

Call 1-888-653-6450 or visit lifelinescreening.com/community-partners to set up an appointment and receive a discount.

Take a step toward staying healthy and active.

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LYNN TOWNSHIP: Treasure seekers heading to Ebenezer

Thursday, May 17, 2018 by BERNADETTE SUKLEY in Columns

Ebenezer United Church of Christ, New Tripoli, is hosting a church parking lot sale 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 19.

This will be a great day to come out and browse all the items available, and to find the special one to take home.

Call the church at 610-298-8000 for information.

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Jacob’s Church, New Tripoli, is hosting a Life Line Screening 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. May 31 in the activity center.

Preregistration is required.

Call 1-888-653-6450 or visit lifelinescreening.com/community-partners to set up an appointment and receive a special discount.