Adopt a Butterfly campaign begins in Macungie
Macungie Pool is open. Pool hours are weekdays noon to 8 p.m. and 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. weekends. Sign-ups are no longer required. Pool customers must park outside Macungie Memorial Park grounds during the Antique Truck Show June 17-19. Swim lessons are also available. More information is available at www.MacungiePark.com.
There will be an Adopt a Butterfly campaign for the summer in the Borough of Macungie. For each adoption fee, a 22-inch butterfly will be placed on Main Street from the beginning of June to mid-August.
Adoption forms are available on the Facebook page “Macungie Town Beautification.” For more information, email Buffy Albright at email@example.com.
Grace Lutheran Church, 28 W. Main St., offers its free community meal as a drive-up option. The next meal will be offered 4-5:30 p.m. June 11.
Grace Lutheran Church offers a contactless monthly outdoor drive-up Grace Food Cupboard Give-Away. The next dates for the food cupboard are 2:30-4 p.m. June 22 and June 25 when anyone can receive one bag with nonperishable food. There will also be a supplemental distribution 2:30-4 p.m. June 9. Both events take place in the parking lot; signs will be posted.
Grace Lutheran Church now offers an in-person worship service 10:30 a.m. Sundays. Worshippers must register online in advance. They will continue to offer a livestream worship service 9 a.m. Sundays. Services can be found on the Grace YouTube channel www.youtube.com/c/GraceLutheranChurchMacungiePA. For more information, go to https://gracemacungie.org or www.facebook.com/GraceMacungie.
The Macungie Farmers Market is open 4-7 p.m. Thursdays on Lumber Street, just off Main Street, Macungie.
Macungie Borough offices are closed to the public. For information, call 610-966-2503.
Facilities at Macungie Memorial Park are opened based on guidelines provided by the Pennsylvania Recreation and Park Society. Pavilions, buildings and grounds are available for rent. COVID-19 guidelines will be followed. To check availability, contact firstname.lastname@example.org or call 610-966-4289.
There will be a rock and mineral show 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. June 5 at Macungie Memorial Park. COVID-19 changes for this event include free admission, required face masks and no gold panning, door prizes or free samples. For more information, call 610-966-4289 or visit www.mineralfest.com.
There will be a Spring Into Summer Food Truck and Vendor Festival noon to 5 p.m. June 5 at Macungie Memorial Park.
There will be a GM on Display Car Show June 6 for General Motors cars and trucks at Macungie Memorial Park. For more information, call 610-966-4289.
The Antique Truck Club of America will hold its 42nd annual National Meet and Flea Market at Macungie Memorial Park June 18 and 19.
There will be a cruise night 3 p.m. June 26 at Macungie Memorial Park. Vehicles can start arriving 2 p.m. For more information, call 610-966-4289.
Cash bingo is held weekly Saturday evenings at Macungie Memorial Park. Doors open 4:30 p.m. and games begin 6:30 p.m. Attendance is limited to 60 people; seating is spaced for distancing. Masks are required. The kitchen is not open; coffee and drinks will be available for purchase. For more information, call 610-966-4289.
The Macungie Park Board of Directors meeting will be held 7 p.m. June 29.
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