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Upper Macungie

Thursday, January 24, 2013 by SUSAN BRYANT in Local News

Good Will Fire Company having annual fastnacht sale

Upper Macungie Township is having a free family game night 6-9 p.m. Jan. 25 at Independent Park Community Center, 150 Independent Road, Breinigsville.

No registration is required to attend.

Light refreshments will be served or bring your own.

The township is offering a free basic boating course sponsored by the Pa. Fish and Boat Commission from 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Feb. 9 at Independent Park Community Center.

Students must be at least 12 years of age to attend.

Participants who successfully complete this course may apply for a boating safety education certificate issued by the commission. Deadline to register is Feb. 1.

For more information, call 610-395-4892.


Good Will Fire Company No. 1, 7723 Hamilton Blvd, Trexlertown, is having its annual fastnacht sale in February.

Pickup is Feb. 9, 10 and 11.

To place an order, call 670-398-3152 or 610-395-1194.


Robert M. Fegely VFW Post 8282, 1522 Butz Road, Breinigsville, is having a meat drawing 3:30 p.m. Jan. 27.

Members of VFW Post 8282 will be cooking up breakfast 8 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Feb. 3.

Menu includes eggs, pancakes, French toast, meat, coffee, tea and hot chocolate.

Both events are open to the public.

For more information about the meat drawing, call 610-395-2972.


Parkland Community Library, 4422 Walbert Ave., South Whitehall Township, is offering a drop-in storytime for families with children of different ages 10:30-11 a.m. on Jan. 25 and Feb. 1.

There will be stories, songs and games for the entire family.

Students in grades seven to 12 are invited to come to the library with a dry coat of light colored nail polish on their nails to learn how to make water marbled designs on their fingernails 7-8 p.m. Jan. 29.

The library will be having family storytimes 10:30-11 a.m. Jan. 30, 31 and Feb. 6 for children ages 18 months to 3 years.

There will be stories, songs and games.

Younger and older siblings may also attend.

An adult must stay with each child.

Preschool storytimes for children ages 3-5 are being offered 1-1:30 p.m. Jan. 30, 31 and Feb. 6.

Parents must stay in the library but do not have to attend storytime with the children. There will be stories, songs, games, and crafts for all children.

No registration is needed for the drop-in storytime or water marbling design class.

Seating is limited for the family and preschool storytime, so registration is required.