Northwestern Press

Sunday, September 22, 2019

HEIDELBERG TOWNSHIP: Road closures scheduled due to Heidelberg 5K

Thursday, September 19, 2019 by KAREN JENSEN PARRY in Columns

Nature loving! On Sept. 21, everyone is invited to participate in the second Heidelberg 5K and Kids 1 Mile Run/Walk, held rain or shine, 9 a.m., at Heidelberg Union Church, 5187 Irvin Road, Heidelberg Township.

According to information provided by Germansville Fire Company Deputy Chief Randy Metzger, the following roads in Heidelberg and Washington townships will be closed 8:45 a.m. Sept. 21 for the 5K:

·Church Road between Lime Kiln and Saegersville Road;

·Phillips Road at Church Road;

·Saegersville Road between Church Road and Best Station Road;

HEIDELBERG TOWNSHIP: Corn pie, ham dinner at Heidelberg Church

Thursday, September 5, 2019 by KAREN JENSEN PARRY in Columns

Ready when you are! Heidelberg Union Church is having a family style corn pie and ham dinner Sept. 7. All are welcome to attend.

In addition to a scrumptious corn pie and ham, the meal includes bread, beverage and homemade desserts.

Limited seating times are 4 p.m. and 6 p.m.

For tickets, call 610-767-5351 or 610-767-6557.

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Time to change! Beginning Sept. 8, Heidelberg Lutheran Church worship services will take place at 8:30 a.m.

Heidelberg UCC worship and union services will start 11 a.m.

Faith Formation Sunday School will resume 9:45 a.m.

HEIDELBERG TOWNSHIP: Heidelberg Church hosting corn pie ’n’ ham dinner

Thursday, August 22, 2019 by KAREN JENSEN PARRY in Columns

The cheer is here! On Sept. 3, Heidelberg Association for Retired Persons, better known as H.A.R.P., will get together 11 a.m. in Heidelberg Church’s Fellowship Hall, 5187 Irving Road, in the Saegersville area, for an amusing afternoon of game playing.

Bring a favorite game to play, along with a covered dish to share.

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

H.A.R.P. is a local nonprofit, nonpartisan organization dedicated to serving the needs of people age 50 and older

HEIDELBERG TOWNSHIP: Heidelberg Church offering farm fresh VBS

Friday, July 12, 2019 by KAREN JENSEN PARRY in Columns

Spread the love! Heidelberg Union Church’s Vacation Bible School will be offered 6-8 p.m. July 15-19.

Children in kindergarten through fifth grade are welcome to come out and learn about the love of Jesus through this year’s program, “Farm Fresh Faith.”

There will be Bible story time, games, crafts and snacks.

To register or for those interested in helping or have any questions, call 610-767-4740 or email huc.team@yahoo.com.

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HEIDELBERG TOWNSHIP: Heidelberg Union Church offering VBS for kids

Thursday, June 27, 2019 by KAREN JENSEN PARRY in Columns

Spread the word! Miller-Keystone Bloodmobile will be ready and waiting to accept donations 9 a.m.-1 p.m. June 30 in the parking lot at Heidelberg Union Church.

Every pint makes a difference.

To donate, make an appointment by contacting Robin Koch at 610-767-6859 or schedule online through the Miller-Keystone Blood Center at giveapint.org. Walk-ins are also welcome.

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Calling all retirees! Heidelberg Association for Retired Persons, better known as H.A.R.P., will meet 11 a.m. July 2 in fellowship hall for its annual summer indoor picnic.

HEIDELBERG TOWNSHIP: H.A.R.P. visiting industrial museum

Thursday, May 30, 2019 by KAREN JENSEN PARRY in Columns

More to explore! Heidelberg Association of Retired Persons, better known as H.A.R.P., will travel to the Saylor Park Industrial Museum, Coplay, June 4.

Those interested in going along should meet 11 a.m. at Heidelberg Church to car pool.

Following the tour, this fun group of retirees will enjoy a little lunch at the Coplay Diner.

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

Any area retiree wanting to participate, should contact Katherine Blose at 610-336-0555 or Eleanor Klevenhagen at 610-841-9803.

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HEIDELBERG TWP: Lynda Randle concert May 17 at Heidelberg Union Church

Thursday, May 16, 2019 by KAREN JENSEN PARRY in Columns

Raise the roof! All are invited to attend the Lynda Randle Concert 7 p.m. May 17 at Heidelberg Union Church, 5187 Irvin Road, Heidelberg Township. Doors open at 5 p.m.

Musical entertainment by Jack and Friends will be 5:30-6:30 p.m.

For tickets or additional information, call 610-298-2244 or 610-462-4246.

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A friendly reminder! On May 18, Lehigh-Northampton Grangers will be sponsoring a barbecue chicken dinner.

HEIDELBERG TOWNSHIP Grange baking shoofly pies

Thursday, April 4, 2019 by KAREN JENSEN PARRY in Columns

Like no other! Lehigh-Northampton County Grangers will get together again to bake their scrumptious, 10-inch, wet-bottom, shoofly pies.

Order 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 numerous community service projects.

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Treat yourself! 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.

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

Tuesday, March 26, 2019 by KAREN JENSEN PARRY 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.

HEIDELBERG TOWNSHIP: Women of Faith to have movie day

Friday, February 22, 2019 by KAREN JENSEN PARRY in Columns

Calling all women! Heidelberg Church’s Women of Faith group welcomes ladies of all ages to come out and join them at their next meeting 1 p.m. Feb. 25 in fellowship hall.

After a short meeting, this fun group of girls will put their feet up and enjoy an afternoon of movie watching.

Any questions, call Susan Bickert at 610-767-5782.

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Spread the word! Heidelberg United Church of Christ is looking for a part-time (approximately 20 hours a week) church secretary/administration assistant.