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UPPER MACUNGIE: New Year’s Eve fun for kids

Thursday, December 20, 2018 by SUSAN BRYANT in Columns

Upper Macungie Township will host a Kids Noon Year’s Eve 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. on Dec. 30 at Good Will Volunteer Fire Company, 7723 Hamilton Blvd., Trexlertown.

This free event will have something fun to do for the entire family.

There will be a balloon drop at noon, Dazzling Doodles face painting, games, giveaways and DJ JJ Sands.

Light refreshments will be available for purchase.

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Zion’s Union Church Maxatawny, 329 Church Road, Kutztown, is offering a family Christmas Eve service to celebrate the birth of Jesus with a specific focus for families and children 6 p.m. Dec. 24.

Holy Communion will add to the joy of this wondrous celebration.

The church’s traditional Christmas Eve candlelight service of Holy Communion will take place at 9 p.m.

The service will include singing familiar carols, the retelling of the story of the Jesus’ birth, Holy Communion and will end with a candlelight celebration of praise to Jesus.

For more information, call 610-683-7485.


St. John’s United Church of Christ, 1027 Church St., Fogelsville, will have its Christmas Eve service 7 p.m. on Dec. 24.

Call the church office at 610-398-7015 for more information.


St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 1028 Church St., Fogelsville, will have a Family Christmas Eve service with Communion 4 p.m. and a candlelight service with Communion 10:30 p.m. on Dec. 24.

For more information, call the church office at 610-395-5535.


St. Paul’s United Church of Christ, 1249 Trexlertown Road, Trexlertown, will offer a Blue Christmas service 7 p.m. Dec. 21.

The church’s Christmas Eve services will take place 2 p.m., 4 p.m. and 7 p.m. Dec. 24.

Call the church at 610-395-4571 for more information.


St. Paul’s Evangelical Lutheran, 8227 Hamilton Blvd., Trexlertown, will host a family Christmas Eve service 4 p.m. and a festival service at 9 p.m. both on Dec. 24.

For more information, call the church office at 610-398-7000.