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Wednesday, November 14, 2018

MACUNGIE COLUMN

Thursday, January 4, 2018 by MARY PATRICIA FLETCHER Special to The Press in Columns

Macungie Christmas tree collection Jan. 8

The Macungie Public Works Crew will collect Christmas trees Jan. 8 for recycling at the Emmaus Compost Center. All ornaments, lights and tinsel must be removed.

The Parkland Art League will hold its next meeting 7 p.m. Jan. 9 at the Macungie Institute. The guest speakers will be Louise and Bill Cosgrove, presenting a program on the life and works of Mary Cassatt from their “Meet the Artist Series.” For more information, visit sites.google.com.site/parklandartleague/or parklandart@gmail.com.

Grace Lutheran Church will host its first free community meal 5 to 7 p.m. Jan. 12 in the Fellowship Hall. The church is located at 28 West Main St.

Concordia Lutheran Preschool will have a registration day open house to enroll students for the 2018-2019 school year 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Jan. 15. The staff will give tours and accept registration for the 2018-2019 school year. For more information, call 610-965-3265.

Concordia Lutheran Preschool will hold its annual spaghetti dinner and auction Jan. 27. Tickets can be purchased by calling the church office at 610-965-3265.

There will be a LulaRoe vendor and craft show 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Jan. 28 at Macungie Memorial Park.

The Lower Lehigh Lions will meet 6:30 p.m. Jan. 9 and 23 at the Macungie Institute.

Macungie Fire Company meets 7 p.m. Jan. 10 at the social quarters.

Macungie VFW Post 9264 meets 7 p.m. Jan. 8 at the post home on Lehigh Street.

The Ladies Auxiliary of Macungie VFW Post 9264 meets 1 p.m. Jan. 18 at the post home. Macungie Rod and Gun Club board meets 7 p.m. Jan. 18 at the club.

Macungie Borough Council meets 7:30 p.m. Jan. 15 and Feb. 5 at borough hall, 21 Locust St., Macungie.

The Macungie Park Board of Directors meeting will be held downstairs 7 p.m. Jan. 30. The public is welcome.

Bingo is held weekly Saturday evenings at Macungie Memorial Park. Doors open 5 p.m. and games begin 6:45 p.m. For more information, call 610-966-4289.

Happy New Year! May your 2018 be filled with blessings.

The next column will be published Feb. 7; copy deadline is Feb. 1.