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Northern Lehigh

Wednesday, August 3, 2011

Meet the Teacher Night

On Wednesday, Aug. 24, Northern Lehigh School District's first and second-grade students and their parents are invited to visit Peters Elementary School from 6:30 to 8 p.m.

Peters Elementary School is located at 4055 Friedens Road in Slatington. This is an important evening when teachers will introduce the curriculum and discuss the class schedule. Meet the Teacher Night provides an opportunity for parents and children to meet the child's teacher and to visit the environment that students will be involved in on a daily basis.

Thursday, July 28, 2011

Kindergarten Orientation

The Northern Lehigh School District, in conjunction with the Northern Lehigh PTO, will hold its annual kindergarten orientation on Tuesday, Aug. 23, at 6 p.m. at Peters Elementary School. Kindergarten students and their parents are encouraged to attend. Invitations will be mailed to all families who have registered a child for kindergarten for the 2011-2012 school year.

Wednesday, July 6, 2011

Slatington Lions Club

Help is needed with the Lions trailer at the Trail Head on Thursdays, Fridays and Saturdays from noon to 7 p.m. Even a couple of hours will help.

A board meeting will be held at the Skeet Club at 7 p.m. July 13.

Birthday wishes go out to Leslie Glanz (July 4), Linda Roth (July 7), Jason Breidinger (July 10), Michael Harring (July 11), Marvin Olewine Jr. (July 13), and Earl Loch (July 15).

The club is always looking for new members.

Thursday, June 30, 2011

Library News

The Slatington Library is looking for donations of handcrafted items, gift certificates, gift baskets or like new items for its 15th annual Chinese auction on Tuesday, Sept. 20.

Items can be dropped off at the library.

The library is looking for any member or former member of the Endless Hills Doll and Toy Collectors Club. The library has a doll case that belongs to the club and would like to return it if possible. Please call the library.

Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Northern Lehigh Class of 2011

Northern Lehigh High School's Class of 2011 will hold baccalaureate services at 7 p.m. Thursday, June 16 in the high school auditorium.

Commencement exercises will be held at 7 p.m. Friday, June 17, at the high school stadium.

Slatington Lions Club

The Slatington Lions Club will hold its installation of officers at a steak dinner meeting at the Skeet Club Grove with guests at 7 p.m. June 22.

Lions Birthday wishes go out to Lion Roger Mantz (June 19).

Wednesday, June 8, 2011

High school graduation

The Northern Lehigh High School Class of 2011 will hold commencement exercises at 7 p.m. Friday, June 19 at Bulldog Stadium.

Baccalaureate Services will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday, June 18 in the high school auditorium.

Slatington Lions Club

The Slatington Lions Club will hold its board meeting at the Skeet Club at 7 p.m. June 15.

Lions birthday wishes go out to Robert McGeehan (June 12).

Wednesday, June 1, 2011

Running of the Dawgs

The Northern Lehigh Education Foundation will sponsor the Running of the Dawgs 5K Run/Fitness Walk and 1-Mile Fun Run on Saturday, June 4, at the Northern Lehigh Athletic Stadium, 1 Bulldog Lane, Slatington.

The events schedule is as follows: 7:30 a.m., registration; 8:30 a.m., 1-Mile Fun Run; 9 a.m., 5K Run/Walk; Post-race, awards, drawing, dog costume judging.

For more information, visit, or contact Bill Danish at (610) 767-9195, or

Slatington Lions Club

Wednesday, May 25, 2011

American Legion Memorial Day services

On Sunday, May 29, American Legion Post 16 will be leaving the post home at 8 a.m., and the schedule of visiting cemeteries will be Williamstown Cemetery (8:10 a.m.); Jacksonville Cemetery (8:40 a.m.); New Tripoli U.C.C. Cemetery (9:15 a.m.); Heidelberg U.C.C. Cemetery (9:45 a.m.); Neff's Lutheran Cemetery (10:15 a.m.); 7th St. Catholic Church (10:45 a.m.); Union Cemetery at Delke's grave (11 a.m.); Friedens Cemetery (11:15 a.m.); Presbyterian Church Cemetery (11:45 a.m.), then back to the post home for dinner.

Wednesday, May 18, 2011

Sports Photo Scan-a-thon

Northern Lehigh Future Focus will publish a sports photo book later this year on Slatington/Northern Lehigh High School and select community sports teams from 1900 to the present.

As part of that effort, Future Focus has teamed up with the Slatington Library to give residents who do not want to lend their photos out, an opportunity to have them scanned onto a computer and returned immediately.

Two scan-a-thon sessions have been scheduled; the first is Saturday, May 21 from 9 a.m. to noon, and the second is on Monday, May 23, from 4-7 p.m.

Wednesday, May 11, 2011

Slatington Lions Club

The Slatington Lions Club will hold an indoor meeting at the Moose at 6:45 p.m. May 17. Don Trexler, past district governor, will be speaking on Beacon Lodge work weekends.

Lions birthday wishes go out to Daniel Evans (May 16) and Theodore Martinez (May 17).

Guided tours at Locktender's House

The Locktender's House will be open for guided tours on Sunday, June 5 from 2-4 p.m.