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Wednesday, June 12, 2013

Alan M. Kush Rotary Scholarship Award

Ryan Van Norman, president of the Rotary Club of Slatington, recently presented the Alan M. Kush Rotary Memorial Scholarship award to Allen Sipos, who will be attending Penn State University, Lehigh Valley Campus this fall.

Allen will be majoring in elementary education. He is the son of Marcy and Bruce Sipos of Slatington.

The Rotary Club of Slatington meets at the Blue Ridge Country Club every Thursday at 6:15 p.m., except during July and August, where the meeting is held at the Lehigh Gap Nature Center.

Wednesday, June 5, 2013

Northern Lehigh graduation

The Northern Lehigh High School Class of 2013 will hold commencement exercises at 7 p.m. Friday at Northern Lehigh Bulldog Community Stadium.

Slatington Lions Club

The Slatington Lions Club will hold a board meeting at the Skeet Club at 7 p.m. Wednesday, June 12.

Lions William Stein (June 2), Shawn Wanamaker (June 4) and Albert Dommel (June 12) are celebrating birthdays.

Wednesday, May 29, 2013

Plaque unveiling

Northern Lehigh Future Focus will dedicate the Gateway Improvement Project on the North side of the Slatington Trailhead with a ceremony on Tuesday, June 4, beginning at 10 a.m. The dedication will be held rain or shine.

In addition, a memorial plaque honoring longtime future focus treasurer Les Glanz will be unveiled.

Wednesday, May 15, 2013

Slatington Trailhead dedication

A dedication of the Slatington Trailhead will be held on Friday from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. The Trailhead is located adjacent to the Main Street bridge that connects Slatington and Walnutport.

Slatington Lions Club

The Slatington Lions Club will meet at the Moose at 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 21. There will be committee updates and open discussion.

Lions celebrating birthdays include Daniel Evans (May 16); Theodore Martinez (May 17); and Robin Distler (May 29).

Wednesday, May 8, 2013

Slatington 150th Anniversary Committee plans new history book

In 2014, the Borough of Slatington will celebrate the 150th anniversary of its incorporation. Plans are under way for a weeklong celebration in August of next year. To help commemorate the anniversary, the history committee of Slatington 150 is planning on printing a history book.

Wednesday, May 1, 2013

Committee plans history book

In 2014, the Borough of Slatington will celebrate the 150th anniversary of its incorporation. Plans are under way for a weeklong celebration in August of next year. To help commemorate the anniversary, the history committee of Slatington 150 is planning on printing a history book.

Wednesday, April 17, 2013

Clean Up Day

The Slatington Parks & Recreation Commission will sponsor the second annual Keep Slatington Beautiful Clean Up Day on Saturday, April 20, beginning at 9 a.m.

The cleanup, held in conjunction with Earth Day, will help beautify public recreation areas in Slatington. Areas to be cleaned will be borough owned and operated recreation facilities in the Slatington and include the West End Playground, Victory Park, The Fish Pond, Slatington Trailhead, and the Slate Heritage Trail from the Slatington Trailhead continuing westward to the borough line.

Wednesday, April 10, 2013

Clean Up Day

The Slatington Parks & Recreation Commission will sponsor the second annual Keep Slatington Beautiful Clean Up Day on Saturday, April 20, beginning at 9 a.m.

The clean up, held in conjunction with Earth Day, will help beautify public recreation areas in Slatington. Areas to be cleaned will be borough owned and operated recreation facilities, and include the West End Playground, Victory Park, The Fish Pond, Slatington Trailhead, and the Slate Heritage Trail from the Slatington Trailhead continuing westward to the borough line.

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.