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MACUNGIE COLUMN

Wednesday, April 1, 2015 by MARY PATRICIA FLETCHER in Columns

Easter bunny arrives in Macungie April 4

Egg decorating for the Easter egg hunt will take place 9 a.m. April 4 at Macungie Memorial Park.

There will be photos with the Easter Bunny 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. April 4 at the Flower Park. The event is sponsored by the Town Beautification Committee.

The Macungie Easter egg hunt will take place 2 p.m. April 5 at Macungie Memorial Park.

Macungie Bears Swim Team will hold registration for the 2015 swim season 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. April 16 downstairs at Macungie Memorial Hall. For more information, go to www. macungiebearsswimteam.com.

LOWER MACUNGIE COLUMN National Library Week April 12 to 18

Wednesday, March 18, 2015 by MARY PATRICIA FLETCHER in Columns

The Lower Macungie Library will celebrate National Library Week April 12 to 18.

As part of the week's celebration, Ann Bartholomew of the Lower Macungie Township Historical Society will give a presentation on local history 6 to 7 p.m. April 15. Copies of Bartholomew's book, "A History of Lower Macungie Township, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania," will also be available for purchase. Registration is required.

MACUNGIE COLUMN

Wednesday, March 4, 2015 by MARY PATRICIA FLETCHER in Columns

Meet the Macungie Bears Swim Team March 21

Macungie Bears Swim Team will host a Meet the Team event noon to 2 p.m. March 21 at Emmaus High School Pool. Swimmers interested in joining the team are welcome to come and meet the team and coaches.

Community Music School offers private piano instruction Tuesday and Wednesday afternoons at the Macungie Institute. For more information, contact 610-435-7725.

Valley Music Together holds Tuesday and Thursday morning parent/child classes at Macungie Institute. For more information, go to www.valleymusictogether.org or call 484-330-6723.

LOWER MACUNGIE COLUMN Ticket sales are brisk for "Mary Poppins the Musical" at Emmaus High School

Wednesday, February 18, 2015 by MARY PATRICIA FLETCHER in Columns

The Emmaus High School Drama Department will present Disney's "Mary Poppins the Musical" 7 p.m. March 18, 19, 20 and 21 and 2 p.m. March 21 and 22. There will be a Gold Card preview performance 6 p.m. March 17; reservations are required. Shows on March 21 and 22 are sold out.

Tickets can be purchased at the EHS main office 7 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Monday through Friday when school is in session. Telephone orders will not be taken through the main office.

LOWER MACUNGIE COLUMN Leichssenring art show continues; free vision test scheduled Feb. 7

Wednesday, January 21, 2015 by MARY PATRICIA FLETCHER in Columns

Throughout January, Lower Macungie Library will feature the artwork of Judy Leichssenring.

Leichssenring started painting with watercolors in 1998 while living in California. She has taken community college, adult education and the Baum School of Art classes. She now works with acrylics and oils in her landscapes and still life paintings.

There will be a bedtime booktime for children ages 2 to 8 years 7:25 to 8 p.m. Feb. 2. Come in your pajamas to hear some bedtime stories.

MACUNGIE COLUMN Bogerts declared best decorators for their corner lot display

Wednesday, January 7, 2015 by MARY PATRICIA FLETCHER in Columns

The Town Beautification Committee held a holiday decorating contest for borough residences in December 2014. The winners were Bob and Cindy Bogert of Church Street, Macungie. Committee members appreciated the Bogerts' use of white and red lights and the decorations on the front, side and back of their home. In addition to a "WINNERS" sign placed in their yard, the Bogerts also received a gift certificate and mug from Edible Arrangements.

LOWER MACUNGIE TOWNSHIP COLUMN Leichssenring art show continues through January

Wednesday, December 17, 2014 by MARY PATRICIA FLETCHER in Columns

Throughout the months of December and January, Lower Macungie Library will feature the artwork of Judy Leichssenring.

The Pennsylvania Department of Health will provide free blood pressure screening in the library. Call 610-821-6770 to schedule an appointment.

The library will be closed Dec. 24 and 25 for the Christmas holiday and will close 2 p.m. Dec. 31.

There will be a Bedtime Booktime for children ages two to eight years old 7:25 to 8 p.m. Jan. 5, 2015. Come in your pajamas to hear some bedtime stories.