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UPPER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP: Various community Easter events offered April 4 for kids

Friday, March 13, 2020 by SUSAN BRYANT in Columns

Upper Macungie Township is offering a free Easter Bunny Scramble (egg hunt) for children ages 12 and younger 10:30 a.m. on April 4 at Lone Lane Park, 30 Lone Lane.

The event will be held rain or shine.

Children must be registered to receive prizes and giveaways.

There will be music, light concession foods, giveaways and pictures with the Easter Bunny.

To register or for more information, go to or call 610-395-4892.


St. John’s UCC, 1027 Church St., Fogelsville, is hosting a free community game night and potluck dinner 5:30 p.m. March 21.

Bring a dish to share. Homemade ice cream will be served.

The Busy Bees group is having a candy sale from Annette’s Candy.

Orders are due by March 15 with delivery on April 6.

For more information on the candy sale, contact Beulah Snyder at 610-285-6608 or Marge Cope at 610-395-0002.

St. John’s UCC and St. John’s Lutheran Church, both in Fogelsville, are sponsoring a community Easter Egg Hunt 9:15 a.m. April 4 at Falcon Pavilion at Upper Macungie Park on Route 100, Fogelsville.

For more information on the egg hunt, call either the UCC at 610-398-7015 or Lutheran Church at 610-395-5535.


St John’s Evangelical Lutheran Church, 1028 Church Road, Fogelsville, is offering a free community dinner from 5-7 p.m. March 20 in the Fellowship Hall.

The meal will consist of corned beef and cabbage.

Reservations are not required. All are welcome to attend.

The church is offering a Lenten evening prayer service 7 p.m. Tuesdays until March 31.

Morning Lenten confession and prayer services will be offered at 10 a.m. Wednesdays until April 1.

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


Zions Union Church, 329 Church Road, Kutztown, will offer a soup supper before the midweek Lenten lecture series until April 1.

Supper will be served at 6:30 p.m. The lecture and discussion starts at 7:30 p.m.

For more information, call the church office at 610-683-7485.


The Union Fellowship Committee of Ziegels Union Church, 9990 Church Road, Breinigsville, is sponsoring a chicken potpie (soup) dinner 5 p.m. March 14.

Tickets may be purchased in advance at the door.

All proceeds will be donated to the roof fund.

The church will be offering evening soup meal and Lenten services March 18, 25 and April 1 and 8.

Soup meal will be served at 6 p.m. Service begins at 7 p.m.

All are welcome to join us for soup and fellowship before the service or just attend the service.

For more information email or call 610-285-6157.