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Saturday, August 17, 2019

LYNN TOWNSHIP: Livingstone Fellowship offering community dinner

Friday, July 12, 2019 by BERNADETTE SUKLEY in Columns

Living Stone Fellowship, New Tripoli, will have its monthly Family and Community Get-Together on July 13.

There will be a free meal with hamburger barbecue followed by a night of fellowship and outdoor games including volleyball and kick ball, with a movie available as an alternative.

Call 610-298-3020 to save a seat at the table.

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

Clothing is available for the entire family.

Take as much as you need. Proof of need is not required.

LYNN TOWNSHIP: Living Stone Fellowship offers sports camp for youngsters

Thursday, June 27, 2019 by BERNADETTE SUKLEY in Columns

There are many community activities and events that could use an extra pair of hands. Why not volunteer this summer?

Hawk Mountain Sanctuary, 1700 Hawk Mountain Road, Kempton, is having a volunteer weekend for teenagers, ages 14 through 18, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 29 and 30.

Trail maintenance, managing and clearing out some invasive species so native plants can properly flourish and preventing spotted lanternfly infestations. Registered teenagers may be able to log their volunteer service hours.

LYNN TOWNSHIP: Congratulations NWL graduates

Thursday, May 30, 2019 by BERNADETTE SUKLEY in Columns

Northwestern Lehigh High School will host its 2019 graduation ceremony 11 a.m. June 1 at Stabler Arena, Bethlehem.

Best to all parents, stepparents, grandparents, guardians and everyone who helped to guide these graduates to this wonderful day.

Sincere thanks to all teachers, specialists, staff and administrations who made the learning experience a memorable one.

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Living Stone Fellowship, New Tripoli, will have its monthly Family and Community Get-Together on June 8.

LYNN TWP: Powwow at Ontelaunee Park

Thursday, May 16, 2019 by BERNADETTE SUKLEY in Columns

Special to The 12th annual Native American powwow will take place May 17-19 at Ontelaunee Park.

Then on May 25, the NWL Educational Foundation will sponsor a Tiger 5K Run and Fun Walk at the park beginning at 8:30 a.m.

Proceeds of the race will help to raise funds for special educational tools and other needed items for teachers and students.

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The clothing closet at Ebenezer UCC will be open 6- 8 p.m. June 13, and 10 a.m. to noon June 15.

Clothing is available for the entire family.

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

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LYNN TOWNSHIP Easter Egg Hunt April 13 at Jacob’s Church

Thursday, April 4, 2019 by BERNADETTE SUKLEY in Columns

Jacob’s Church, Jacksonville, Lynn Township, is having an Easter Egg Hunt 1 p.m. April 13.

There also will be an Easter message, balloon release and prizes for everyone.

Youngsters from infant through sixth grade are invited to participate.

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St. Peter’s Lynnville UCC will present a Teen Challenge Choir on April 7. Teens will be singing and sharing their testimonies.

Teen Challenge provides a faith based ministry to help adults and teens struggling with addiction,

All are invited to a morning of inspiration and then a potluck lunch.

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LYNN TOWNSHIP Soup social at St. Peter’s Lynnville

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 by BERNADETTE SUKLEY in Columns

Happy spring! Are you ready for warmer weather and no snow?

It’s about time for some green grass and flowers.

Now that you can get out and about, why not attend an event or volunteer to help?

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St. Peter’s Lynnville, United Church of Christ, is having a soup social after the 9:30 a.m. March 24 service.

There will be homemade soups to share for lunch and family games for all ages.

On April 7, the Teen Challenge Choir will sing and share their testimonies.

LYNN TOWNSHIP: Fastnachts available at Jacob’s Church

Friday, February 22, 2019 by BERNADETTE SUKLEY in Columns

Jacob’s Church, Jacksonville, Lynn Township, is having its annual fastnacht sale on March 2.

Pre-order by Feb. 22 by calling Ruth Kaley at 610-562-7406 or Faye Billig at 610-298-2271.

Pick up 1-4 p.m. on March 2 or 8:30-10 a.m. or 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 3.

Choose plain or brown sugar and cinnamon.

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The Lynnport Fire Company, Behler Road, Lynnport, is having a gift card bingo 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. March 10.

To purchase tickets, go to facebook.com/lfcbingo.

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LYNN TOWNSHIP: Meat, cash bingo Feb. 10 at Lynnport Fire Company

Thursday, February 7, 2019 by BERNADETTE SUKLEY in Columns

Lynnport Fire Company, Lynnport, is having a meat and cash bingo 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Feb. 10.

To purchase tickets visit facebook.com/lfcbingo.

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Jacob’s Church, Route 143, Jacksonville, Lynn Township, is having its annual fastnacht sale on March 2.

Order by Feb. 22 by calling Ruth Kaley at 610-562-7406 or Faye Billig at 610-298-2271.

Pick up fastnachts between 1-4 p.m. March 2, and from 8:30-10 a.m. or from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 3.

Choose either plain or brown sugar/cinnamon in half-dozen or a dozen sizes.

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LYNN TOWNSHIP: Jacob’s Church accepting fastnacht orders

Friday, February 1, 2019 by BERNADETTE SUKLEY in Columns

In the movie, “Groundhog’s Day,” the main character has the chance to redo Feb. 2 until he becomes the best version of himself.

Why not give yourself a redo by making a call to a neighbor to check on him or her or by volunteering to help a local organization? It’s never too late for a do-over.

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Jacob’s Church, Route 143, Jacksonville, Lynn Township, is having its annual fastnacht sale on March 2.

Order by Feb. 22 by calling Ruth Kaley at 610-562-7406 or Faye Billig at 610-298-2271.

LYNN TOWNSHIP: Living Stone Fellowship offering community meal

Thursday, January 10, 2019 by BERNADETTE SUKLEY in Columns

January is typically a slow month as everyone is recovering from the holidays. Not so in Lynn Township.

There is plenty to do with free events and monthly bingo.

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Living Stone Fellowship, New Tripoli, will have its monthly Family and Community Get-Together on Jan. 12.

The free meal features pizza and salad, followed by the movie “Same Kind of Different As Me.”

Everyone is invited to attend.

Call 610-298-3020 to RSVP for the meal.

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