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Sunday, December 8, 2019

UPPER MACUNGIE TWP: Upper Macungie Twp police celebrating National Night Out

Monday, August 5, 2019 by SUSAN BRYANT in Columns

Upper Macungie Township police will participate in National Night Out 5-8 p.m. on Aug. 6 at Lone Lane Park, 30 Lone Lane.

This year’s event will feature food trucks, moon bounces, face painting, rides and amusements including a zip line, dunk-a-cop, Home Depot kids crafts, 50/50 raffle and more.

There will also be K-9 and traffic stop demonstrations, PPL safety demonstration, “Big Rig” trucking simulator and emergency vehicle displays.


The township will be showing the movie “Mary Poppins Returns” Aug. 9 at Grange Park, 360 Grange Road.Activities start 7 p.m.

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Parkland Community Library, 4422 Walbert Ave., South Whitehall, is offering Maker Mondays for youngsters ages 4 to first grade at 5 p.m. Aug. 5.

Explore a variety of art and STEM related activities and story time.

Senior yoga by instructor Karen Klubertanz of Five Paths will be presented 10:30 a.m. Aug. 8.

Lil Builders for kids age 2 and older is scheduled for 11 a.m. Aug. 9.

Come play and build with the library’s block collection of Magna-Tiles and more.

Registration is needed for Makers Monday and senior yoga.

For more information or to register, call the library at 610-398-1361.


St. John’s UCC, 1027 Church St., Fogelsville, will have a blessing of the pets at its 10:30 a.m. Aug. 11 worship service in the church parking lot, weather permitting.

All critters and fur babies are welcome. Bring them or a picture of the pet.

For more information, call the church office at 610-398-7015.


St. John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 1028 Church St., Fogelsville, will be hosting a free community dinner 5-7 p.m. Aug. 16 in fellowship hall.

Everyone is welcome to come and enjoy burgers, hot dogs, drinks and more.

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