Northwestern Press

Sunday, June 17, 2018

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.

LYNN TOWNSHIP: Ebenezer Church having penny party

Thursday, May 3, 2018 by BERNADETTE SUKLEY in Columns

Happy Mother’s Day to all the moms in Lynn Township! Wishing all of you a peaceful and wonderful day.

Thank you for all you do for us.

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Ebenezer UCC, New Tripoli, is hosting a penny party 1-4 p.m. May 5.

Doors open at noon. Play begins at 1 p.m.

There will also be a basket raffle and a Chinese auction.

Pennies and lunch will be available for purchase.

On May 19, the church will host a church parking lot sale.

Call the church at 610-298-8000 to reserve a spot or come and browse the items on display.

LYNN TOWNSHIP: Community yard sale April 28 at Ontelaunee Park, Lynn Twp

Thursday, April 19, 2018 by BERNADETTE SUKLEY in Columns

’Tis the season for yard sales! There will be treasures galore at Ontelaunee Park, Route 143, Lynn Township, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. April 28.

For office spring cleaning, there will be electronic recycling (certain fees apply) and document shredding.

New Tripoli Fire Company will have food for sale.

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Ebenezer UCC, New Tripoli, is hosting a church parking lot sale on May 19.

Call the church at 610-298-8000 to reserve a spot.

Everyone is invited to come out and browse the various items on display.

LYNN TOWNSHIP: Jacob’s Church pig stomach dinner will be served April 7

Thursday, April 5, 2018 by BERNADETTE SUKLEY in Columns

Although off to a slow start, daffodils and tulips are poking up through the snow to let us know an end to winter is on its way.

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Jacob’s Church, New Tripoli, is having its annual pig stomach dinner from 4-7 p.m. April 7.

Meal includes pepper cabbage, applesauce and homemade desserts.

Eat in or take out will be available.

For more information, contact Faye at 610-298-2271 or Ruth at 610-562-7406.

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St. Peter’s Lynnville UCC, will host Holy Humor Sunday on April 8.

Small group does big things

Wednesday, March 7, 2018 by BERNADETTE SUKLEY in Local News

NWLEF raises money to help teachers, students

Tigers Night Out, hosted by the Northwestern Lehigh Educational Foundation, was another success bringing money into the nonprofit’s coffers.

The event, held on Feb. 24 at the Lynnport Fire Company, featured dinner, music by the band, Amos, and raffles for all sorts of prizes.

Attendees could select from great donated items such as wine baskets, golf passes from Olde Homestead Golf Club, Eagles memorabilia, Northwestern Lehigh Tigers paraphernalia and tickets to IronPigs baseball games.

LYNN TOWNSHIP: St. Peter’s UCC having family fun night Feb. 24

Thursday, February 22, 2018 by BERNADETTE SUKLEY in Columns

Winter weather is never predictable. First snow, then a warm melt, then back to cold temps.

You would do well to weather it all and hope for spring!

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St. Peter’s UCC, Lynn-ville, will be having a family fun night with games and fun for all ages 6-8 p.m. Feb. 24.

Bring a snack to share.

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Ebenezer UCC, New Tripoli, is having a having a homemade Easter candy sale.

Peanut butter or coconut creme eggs, cottontails; peanut or raisin clusters; sweet and salty chocolate; and nonpareils are available in either milk or dark chocolate.

LYNN TOWNSHIP: Jacob’s Church selling fastnachts

Wednesday, February 7, 2018 by BERNADETTE SUKLEY in Columns

Lynn is not a “cold” community. Yes, it’s freezing. Yes, we’re destined for six more weeks of winter, if you believe a certain rodent’s prognostications.

Keep your heart and hands warm by volunteering.

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Jacob’s Church, New Tripoli, is having its annual Fastnacht sale on Feb. 10.

Supplies are limited so, consider preordering by calling Ruth at 610-562-7406 or Faye at 610-298-2271.

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St. Peter’s UCC, Lynn ville, will be having an ice cream social and potluck meal after the 9:30 a.m. service Feb. 11.

LYNN TOWNSHIP Jacob’s having fastnacht sale

Thursday, January 25, 2018 by BERNADETTE SUKLEY in Columns

Stay warm. The ice, snow and cold temperatures keep us inside.

But it can’t hurt to make the rounds and see how everyone is doing.

Why not take a box of fastnachts to your neighbor?

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Ebenezer UCC’s Clothing Closet will be open 6-8 p.m. Feb. 8 and 10 a.m. to noon Feb. 10.

Clothing is available for the entire family.

Take as much as needed. Proof of need not required.

There are plenty of sweaters and winter apparel in stock.

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Jacob’s Church, New Tripoli, is hosting its annual fastnacht sale on Feb. 10.