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Heidelberg

Thursday, August 15, 2013 by KAREN JENSEN PARRY Special to The Press in Columns

Heidelberg Church seeking crocheting, knitting materials

Hot food and fireworks! Heidelberg United Church of Christ and Lutheran congregations will have a food stand next to each other to raise community awareness of Heidelberg Union Church and to generate money for congregational expenses at the "Night in the Country" celebration from 4-10 p.m. Aug 17 at the Northwestern Recreation Commission Community Park, Route 309 and Northwest Road.

Why not stop by for some fabulous food and say hello.

Weisenberg

Thursday, August 8, 2013 by MARY BITTNER HENRY Special to The Press in Columns

Mei Liewe Freind,

Wann en Iemens Grund rausschmeisst, gebt's Regge. When ants build their hills, it is a sign of rain.

Wammer Mundaags eppes faertichmacht, kammer selli Woch viel schaffe. If you finish a piece of work on Monday, you will accomplish much that week.

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Ziegels Union Church, Breinigsville, will present the children's dramatic musical, "That's So Daniel!" 7:30 p.m. Aug. 9.

The children who attended the drama and music camp will be acting in the feature.

Lowhill

Thursday, August 8, 2013 by LINDA DEIBERT Special to The Press in Columns

Morgenland Church to have picnic on Aug. 10

Weisenberg Elementary School has scheduled a fall blood drive for 2-7 p.m. Sept. 10.

Time slots are available every 15 minutes.

The Miller-Keystone Bloodmobile will be in the north parking lot.

In addition to help saving a life, donors could win a $500 VISA gift card by registering between Aug. 15-Sept. 15.

Contact Michelle Smeltz at mmsmeltz-@gmail.com or Kathleen Bolsover at kmbrn-@ptd.net for sign up information.

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The picnic at Morgenland Church, Leather Corner Post, Orefield, will take place from 4-9 p.m. on Aug. 10 in the grove.

Heidelberg

Thursday, August 1, 2013 by KAREN JENSEN PARRY Special to The Press in Columns

King's Riders to visit Heidelberg Church

Heidelberg Union Church is offering the following preschool summer camp for children (potty trained) ages 3-5: Aug. 5-7: "Safari Adventure," 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

To register, contact Ann Flower at 610-216-1977 or email Heidelberg-preschool@gmail.com to submit registration online.

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Heidelberg Church's Peach Festival scheduled for Aug. 10 is canceled.

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On Aug. 11, at 8:30 a.m. Heidelberg United Church of Christ will welcome Christian fellowship members of the "King's Riders 302," a chapter of the Christian Motorcyclists Association from Allentown.

Lynn

Thursday, August 1, 2013 by BERNADETTE SUKLEY Special to The Press in Columns

Allentown Band at Kutztown Day

The summer is soaring by, don't miss your chance for being a critical part of the community.

Volunteer at an event, help a neighbor with a moving sale or offer a cool glass of water to the kid who mows your lawn.

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Allentown Band, America's oldest civilian concert band, under the direction of Conductor Ronald Demkee will be performing its 68th consecutive concert 3 p.m., 4:30 p.m. and 7:30 p.m. Aug. 4 at Kutztown Day in Kutztown Park.

This concert is sponsored by the Borough of Kutztown.

Weisenberg

Thursday, July 25, 2013 by MARY BITTNER HENRY Special to The Press in Columns

Mei Liewe Freind,

Wer nix letz macht, macht aa nix recht. He who never makes a mistake, never does anything right.

Alde Leit gewwe guder Rot. Old folks give good advice.

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Sunshine Center Pre-school at Ziegels Union Church has openings for the 2013-14 school year.

Classes are for 2-1/2 to 4-year-old children.

Deadline to register a preschool child is Sept. 5.

Call Pat at 610-395-8034 or Diane at 610-285-6297.

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Lowhill

Thursday, July 25, 2013 by LINDA DEIBERT Special to The Press in Columns

Morgenland Church having picnic in the grove on Aug. 10

Christ's Church at Lowhill Food Pantry is looking for volunteers for August.

The food pantry needs volunteers on distribution days or food donations to help your neighbors.

Contact Barbara Kistler at jandbkistler@ verizon.net if you are interested in helping.

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Morgenland Church's picnic will take place from 4-9 p.m. Aug. 10, in the picnic grove, Leather Corner Post, Orefield.

Everyone is invited to enjoy the fun, fellowship, good food, homemade desserts, cakewalks and basket raffle.

Country Rhythm Band will be the entertainment for the evening.

Heidelberg

Thursday, July 18, 2013 by KAREN JENSEN PARRY Special to The Press in Columns

Heidelberg Church offering Vacation Bible School July 22-26

Public is invited! Pennsylvania State Grange is having a Grange Family Festival July 19-23 at Centre County Grange Fairgrounds, Center Hall (near State College).

You do not have to be a grange member to attend.

Sign up for all the days of camping or pick only the days you want.

If you don't have a camper, army tents will be on hand to rent.

Bring your own food or sign up for the meals prepared there.

To register or for further information, call Doris Koenig at 610-767-3778.

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Weisenberg

Thursday, July 11, 2013 by MARY BITTNER HENRY Special to The Press in Columns

Mei Liewe Freind,

Annere Leit ihr Brot schmackt alsfatt besser. Other people's food always tastes better.

Faule Leit hen's menscht zu duh. Lazy people have most to do.

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Weisenberg Lutheran Church, 7645 Weisenberg Church Road, New Tripoli, will host Vacation Bible School for children ages 4 through sixth grade 6-8:30 p.m. July 29 through Aug. 2.

"Kingdom Rock" is the theme for this year, and the children will be treated like royalty.

"Chadder the Chipmunk" will be part of the video Bible Study, along with games, crafts, storytelling and much more.