Bulletin Board

                                                                          Toys for Tots USMC blue                                                                                        Through the month of November we will again be accepting new, unwrapped toys in support of the U. S. Marine Corps Reserve “Toys for Tots” program. The drop-off boxes are available in the Lobby to receive your New, Unwrapped Toys which will be distributed as Christmas gifts to less fortunate children in our community.  We hope you will join us in bringing the joy and wonder of Christmas to so many deserving young girls and boys.  Thank you for making a difference together!

 As part of our community outreach, we are providing a community bulletin board which will enable you to find the dates of special events or items of interest.    

If you have questions on the events listed below or if you would like to have your organization's meetings/events published, please contact us by calling 610-767-3875 or e-mail us by clicking here. Thank you for your continuous support of the community!

Ongoing:  Quilt Tops By Hand @ Union Lutheran Church 

Busy Bee Quilters

A Quilt top isn't really a quilt until it's sandwiched with batting and backing, quilted or tied, and bound around the edges.  This lost art is hard to come by, but at Union Lutheran Church they still quilt tops by hand, no machines
If you have a quilt top that needs to be finished, they can do it for you.  Call the church office at 610-767-6884 for more information and pricing  (Union Lutheran Church, 5500 Rte. 873, Schnecksville, PA 18078 ~ 610-767-6884).

Ongoing:  Images of America Book Series

Images of America

Introducing the New Images of America Book Series: Slatington, Walnutport & Washington Township by Sean & Johanna Billings for Northern Lehigh Future Focus at $20.00 each. Available at D. L. Stevens Antiques, Pop's Beverage, Slatington Beverage, Slatington Library, and Walnutport Canal Locktender's House. For More Information Call 610-760-0685.


Ongoing:  Leaser Lake Heritage Foundation, Inc.

Leaser Lake

The following is an excerpt from their Mission Statement: "The Leaser Lake Heritage Foundation, Inc. is a non-profit organization established to promote the historical, agricultural, and conservation heritage of Leaser Lake and the surrounding park lands owned by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania and the County of Lehigh..." To find out more information, and how you can join in their efforts to repair the dam at Leaser Lake and restore the lake to its original splendor, please visit the website *www.leaserlakeheritage.org.

Ongoing:  Be Creative @ Your Library


There is an exciting schedule of events happening at your library that you won't want to miss! For more information on various events offered at library call 610-397-1361 or go to *www.parklandlibrary.org.  You'll be glad you did!


Ongoing:  New 15th Limited Slatington 150th Ornament Now Available 

The Chamber

New 15th Limited Edition Ornament featuring: Slatington's 150th; Available for only $15.00 each.  Sold by the Greater Northern Lehigh Chamber of Commerce, a partner of the Greater Lehigh Valley Chamber of Commerce. Limited Edition...Locally Historic... Collector  Christmas Ornament.  Give your family a keepsake gift with meaning...   For anyone who enjoys Slatington Area's Heritage Or any collector of Christmas Ornaments.  Support Your Community. The profits from the ornaments assist in providing community activities and events in the Greater Northern Lehigh Area. The new 15th Edition can be purchased at The Neffs National Bank and other locations which are listed on this Slatington Historical Brass Christmas Ornament order form .

Ongoing:  Lehigh County 4-H Calendar of Events & Donor Form

The Lehigh County 4-H Program relies heavily on private donor support to provide its many programs and activities. You can make a tax deductible contributions by returning the form attached to bottom PDF form along with your donation check made payable to: Lehigh County 4-H Development Fund, Lehigh County Ag Center, 4184 Dorney Park Road,  Room 104, Allentown, PA 18104.  Thank you for your support!

Ongoing:  North Whitehall Township  9 1 1  Reflective Address Signs

North Whitehall Township Emergency Services Organization is selling green metal address signs with white reflective numbers for a cost of $10.00.

During a heavy downpour, a blinding snow storm, or a foggy night your house number may not be visible from the street as well as you think it is.

When the fire company, ambulance or State Police are trying to locate your house in response to an emergency call, minutes matter.

These 9 1 1 address signs are highly visible at night and during bad weather, and will save precious minutes when First Responders are looking for an address.

The signs will have your address displayed on both sides and can be attached vertically or horizontally.

If you want to place an order or would like more information, you can contact the NOVA (Northern Valley Ambulance Corp) business office at 610-262-1075 during business hours, Monday throughout Friday, 8:00am - 4:00pm.

Your fire company will contact you when your sign is ready. They will have more information on where and how to install the sign.

November 28:   The Miracle of Jesus ~ A Christmas Event for Families

Saturday, 10:00am - 12:00pm; Where: Living Stone Fellowship (The Healing Place), 6925 Flint Hill Rd., New Tripoli, PA 18066.  Join us for an unforgettable family experience this Christmas as we celebrate Jesus' miraculous birth!

December 04:   Christmas Tree Lighting & Luminary Night @ Slatington Memorial Park

Friday, 6:00 - 8:00pm; Presented by The Greater Northern Lehigh Chamber of Commerce; Enjoy hot chocolate and cookies while listening to caroling ~ New/Unwrapped Toy Collection ~ Featuring The Northern Lehigh Chorus. FREE EVENT! Bring the whole family! Special Guest: SANTA ~ New This year! Light the night with luminaries purchased for your porch or to display in the park! Luminaries can be purchased in memory of a loved one. For more information or to pre-order, call Alice Wanamaker 484-274-2080 or email *alicew@lehighvalleychamber.org ~ Slatington Memorial Park, 509 main Street. *www.greaternorthernlehigh.com

December 06:   Christmas Handbell Union Service @ Heidelberg Union Church

Sunday, 11:00am, Join us as we continue to celebrate our 275th Anniversary!! Heidelberg Union Church, 5187 Irvin Road, Slatington, PA 18080. This service highlights our Heidelberg Concert Handbell Choir as they share beautiful music with us. Immediately following the service there will be a bake sale and hot dog lunch served. No reservations are needed. The hot dog lunch and bake sale will benefit our Faith Formation. Any questions, call our church office @ 610-767-4740. *www.handbells.uccheidelberg.org/ 

December 12:   The Heidelberg Concert Handbell Choir @ Union Evangelical Lutheran Church

Saturday, at 4:00pm (Snow date: Dec. 13th @ 4:00pm); "Christmas Bells Are Ringing" with The Heidelberg Concert Handbell Choir, celebrating 38 years of ringing, with guests, Emmaus High School Chorale at Union Evangelical Lutheran Church, 5500 PA 873, Schnecksville, PA 18078. A freewill offering will be taken. Questions? Call 610-298-2998 or visit *handbells.uccheidelberg.org

January 01, 2016:   Pork & Sauerkraut Dinner @ Heidelberg Union Church

Friday, Limited Seating: 1:00pm & 4:00pm; (Snow date 1/2/16). Adults: $11.00, Children 4-10: $6.00, Children 3 & Under are FREE.  Where: Heidelberg Union Church, Church & Irving Roads, Saegersville Area.  Chef Graver has returned to satisfy your palate!!! Call for tickets: 610-767-5351 or 610-767-6557.