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Lynn Township

Thursday, July 2, 2015 by BERNADETTE SUKLEY in Columns

Ebenezer VBS from July 19-23

Happy Independence Day! Wishing all of Lynn Township a happy and safe Fourth of July.

As we enjoy our picnics, firework displays and parades, may we all be mindful liberty is expensive and hard-fought.

And, those who surrender liberty for security, have neither.

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Ebenezer UCC, New Tripoli, announces Vacation Bible School, called "Everest: Conquering Challenges with God's Might Power" will run from 6-8:30 p.m. July 19-23.

VBS is open to kids ages 3 to fifth grade.

Ebenezer's clothing closet will be open 6-8 p.m. July 9 and 10 a.m.-noon July 11.

Lynn

Thursday, June 18, 2015 by BERNADETTE SUKLEY in Columns

New Tripoli Fire Company having Father's Day chicken barbecue

School's out. Summer will soon officially begin and strawberry, peach, apple dumpling and other delicious festivals are getting underway.

But, let's not forget dad. Father's Day is June 21.

Happy Father's Day to all the dads in Lynn Township. Thanks for being there for your families.

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New Tripoli Fire Company, New Tripoli, will be having a Father's Day chicken barbecue noon to 2 p.m. on June 21.

Bring your dad to enjoy food from the grill. And, think how safe it will be because dad won't be cooking over open flames.

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Lynn

Thursday, June 4, 2015 by BERNADETTE SUKLEY in Columns

Ebenezer UCC has clothing; closet to be open June 11, 13

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

There are free clothes for the entire family.

Proof of need is not required. Clothing donations are not being accepted at this time.

For more information, call the church at 610-298-8000.

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New Tripoli Fire Company, 7242 Decatur St., New Tripoli, will be having a Father's Day Kauffman's chicken barbecue from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. on June 21.

Lynn

Thursday, May 21, 2015 by BERNADETTE SUKLEY in Columns

New Life Lutheran having basket social

The Anniversary Committee of Jacob's Church is selling 250th anniversary books.

Anyone who is interested in purchasing the book is welcome to attend a church service to purchase the book. Services begin at 10:15 a.m.

Books will be available in the parlor area.

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The second annual Kempton Pepper Jam will take place, rain or shine, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. May 23 and 11 a.m.-5 p.m. May 24 at Kempton Community Center, 83 Community Drive, Kempton. The event will take place rain or shine.

Lynn

Thursday, May 7, 2015 by BERNADETTE SUKLEY in Columns

Fire Company having flea market on May 9

New Tripoli Fire Company, New Tripoli, is having a flea market 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. May 9. Call 610-554-3332 for information.

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Ebenezer UCC, New Tripoli, reminds the community the clothing closet will be open 6-8 p.m. May 14 and 10 a.m. to noon May 16. There are free clothes for the entire family. Take as much as you need.

Clothing donations are not being accepted at this time. For more information, call 610-298-8000.

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Lynnport Fire Company, Behler Road, Lynn-port, will be hosting a community yard sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. on May 16.

Lynn

Thursday, April 16, 2015 by BERNADETTE SUKLEY in Columns

Albany churches hosting dinner

Friedens Church, Stony Run, and New Bethel and Jerusalem "Red" Church, Kempton, are hosting a chicken potpie dinner, 5-7:30 p.m. April 25 at the Kempton Rod and Gun Club.

Meal includes potpie, sides, dessert and drinks.

All proceeds go to local food banks and charities.

For more information or to purchase tickets, call 610-756-6875.

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New Jerusalem Zion UCC, Route 737, Krums-ville (across from Greenwich Elementary School) will have a contemporary worship service 10:15 a.m. April 26.

Lynn

Thursday, March 26, 2015 by BERNADETTE SUKLEY in Columns

Ebenezer's egg hunt on April 4

Ebenezer Church, New Tripoli, will have its Maundy Thursday Service 7:30 p.m. April 2. Good Friday's Passion Walk will be 9 a.m. April 3 and the Easter egg hunt will be at 1 p.m. April 4. Hunt for eggs, win prizes, enjoy refreshments and meet the Easter Bunny.

Ebenezer's Clothing Closet will be open from 6-8 p.m. April 9 and 10 a.m. to noon April 12.

There are free clothes for the entire family.

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

Clothing donations are not being accepted at this time.

Lynn

Thursday, March 12, 2015 by BERNADETTE SUKLEY in Columns

Ebenezer Church plans Easter egg hunt

There will be not one, but two Easter egg hunts for Lynn residents. It's good to know Easter and spring are right around the corner.

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Ebenezer Church, New Tripoli, will have its Maundy Thursday service at 7:30 p.m. April 2. The Good Friday Passion Walk will take place 9 a.m. on April 3.

The Easter egg hunt will be 1 p.m. April 4.

The hunt is free for all children of all ages. Hunt for eggs, win prizes, enjoy refreshments and meet the Easter Bunny.

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Jacob's Church is hosting its annual pig stomach dinner 4-7 p.m. March 21 in the activity center.

Lynn

Thursday, February 26, 2015 by BERNADETTE SUKLEY in Columns

Ebenezer movie night on Feb. 28

Only 21 more days 'til spring!

Keep a watch out for your neighbors and make sure pets are inside, most especially at night.

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Ebenezer Church, New Tripoli, will be having its movie night 6:30-8:30 p.m. Feb. 28.

The main feature will be "Maleficent."

All ages are welcome to watch on the big screen in the social hall.

Snacks and beverages will be provided.

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New Tripoli Fire Company, New Tripoli, is having a chicken pot pie sale. Pick up is from 2-4 p.m. March 7 at the fire company.

Call 610-554-3332 for more information.

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Lynn

Thursday, February 12, 2015 by BERNADETTE SUKLEY in Columns

Jacob's Church preparing fastnachts for Fat Tuesday

Members of Jacob's Church, Jacksonville, are frying up delicious fastnachts just in time for Fat Tuesday.

Choose either one dozen or a half-dozen fastnachts, or one or two dozen fastnacht holes, either plain or with brown sugar and cinnamon.

Pre-order by calling Faye Billing at 610-298-2271. Pick up is 4-5 p.m. on Feb. 14 in the activity center.

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New Tripoli Fire Company is having a chicken potpie sale.

Orders are due no later than Feb. 21. Pick up is from 2-4 p.m. March 7.

To place an order, call 610-554-3332 .

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