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Northern Lehigh

Wednesday, April 3, 2013

Slatington Trailhead

This Saturday, April 6, at 9 a.m., is a work weekend at the Slatington trail head building project.

The group hopes to paint the wood that is exposed to the elements. Help is wanted, as 12 or more people would make it go fast for all.

In the event of rain, the activity will be rescheduled for the following weekend.

Lions Club

The Slatington Lions Club will hold a board meeting at the Skeet Club at 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 10.

Wednesday, March 20, 2013

Northern LehighHistorical Society

The Northern Lehigh Historical Society had a productive 2012. Landscaping and maintenance continued along the Slate Heritage Trail and around the Trout Run Covered Bridge.

Its website was re-created by a group of students at Lehigh Carbon Community College. The new address is www.nlhistoricalsociety.org. The effort was initiated and led by NLHS member Vanessa Meleski.

The NLHS continued its participation in the Venture Group's Slatington Trailhead project. The Gathering, 2012, was successful. Planning for this year has started.

Wednesday, March 13, 2013

Slatington Lions Club

The Slatington Lions Club will hold a meeting at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 19, at the Moose. The speaker will be Dave Altrichter, who will discuss the Lehigh County Veterans Mentor Program.Rotary Clubof Slatington

As a community project, at 8:30 a.m. Wednesday, March 27, the Rotary Club of Slatington will be donating two classroom sets of William Shakespeare's famous plays, "The Tempest" and "Macbeth," to the Northern Lehigh High School to promote literacy among the students.

Wednesday, March 6, 2013

Annual reorganization meeting

On March 26, the Northern Lehigh Swimming Pool Association will hold its annual board of directors reorganization meeting in the second floor faculty room of Slatington Elementary at 7:30 p.m.

During the general meeting, they will discuss plans for the refurbishment of the main and baby pools, fundraising ideas, projected costs, and summer student employment.

Anyone interested in being a member, or helping the association, is encouraged to attend. In addition, any suggestions to improve the swimming pool facility would be appreciated.

Wednesday, February 20, 2013

Playground reorganizational meeting rescheduled

The Slatington Parks & Recreation Commission will host a reorganizational meeting for the West End Playground Association on Tuesday, Feb. 26, beginning at 7 p.m. The meeting was originally scheduled for Jan. 28, but due to inclement weather, attendance was low.

The meeting will be held at Assumption BVM Church, 633 W. Washington St.

The Borough of Slatington acquired the West End Playground property last year, and the recreation commission is spearheading the effort to form an association at the playground.

Wednesday, February 13, 2013

Slatington Lions Club

The Slatington Lions Club will hold a board meeting at the Skeet Club at 7 p.m. Wednesday.

For more information about the upcoming Comedy Night, contact Tom at (610) 767-2816, or email wastelnd69@yahoo.com.

Wednesday, February 6, 2013

Lions Club

The Slatington Lions Club recently met at the Moose. The speaker was Doug Yingling, from the Center for Vision Loss.

The club will hold a board meeting at the Skeet Club at 7 p.m. Wednesday, Feb. 13.

Lions celebrating birthdays include John Babyak (Feb. 5), Danny Ehrich, Jr (Feb. 5), Charles Sule (Feb. 6) and Frank Gnas (Feb. 9).

Wednesday, January 30, 2013

The Slatington Lions Club

The Slatington Lions Club is grateful to the community for its support of the club's major fundraisers: the annual car show, Christmas Tree sales, and comedy night.

Held the day before Labor Day at the Slatington Airport, last year's car show registered 493 cars and awarded over 100 trophies This year will be the 25th anniversary for this show, and there are plans for some interesting activities/displays.

This year, the group sold over 600 Christmas trees. High school students also helped to earn hours toward their senior project.

Wednesday, January 23, 2013

West End Playground Re-Organizational meeting

The Slatington Parks & Recreation Commission will host a reorganizational meeting for the West End Playground Association on Monday, Jan. 28, beginning at 7 p.m. at Assumption BVM Church, 633 W. Washington St., Slatington.

The Borough of Slatington acquired the West End Playground property last year, and the recreation commission is spearheading the effort to reform an association at the playground.

Wednesday, January 16, 2013

Swimming pool receives grant

The Northern Lehigh Swimming Pool has acknowledged the receipt of a $1,000 grant from the Henry L. Mickley/Mable S. Fravel Charitable Trust. The money will go toward the restoration of the diving board pedestals by the Slatington Fabricators, LLC.

On March 26, the NL Swimming Pool Association will hold its annual board of directors reorganization meeting in the facility room at Slatington Elementary at 7:30 p.m.