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NORTH WHITEHALL: Schneck House to have basket fundraiser


Special to The Press

The Upper Lehigh Historical Society reports the Schneck log house, along Route 873 across from McDonald’s, Schnecksville, needs repairs to its cedar shingle roof.

The group will have a name-brand basket sale 9 a.m.-4 p.m. on March 18 at the Schnecksville Grange Hall to raise funds for the repairs.

More than 140 name-brand baskets, pottery and wrought iron collectibles have been donated by a Schneck family member to benefit the project.

Baskets include an assortment for holidays and seasons, the Horizon of Hope series, plus picnic, pie, magazine and many other types of baskets.

There will also be liners, protectors and tie-ons.

Located at 5322 Route 873, near the True Value shopping plaza, the Grange Hall has parking available.

For more information, check upperlehighhistoricalsociety@yahoo.com.


Union United Church of Christ, Neffs, will celebrate Youth Sunday at the 8 a.m. and 10:30 a.m. services March 19.

Having the theme, Be Real with Jesus, youth participation will include preaching, reading scripture and providing music.


St. John’s United Church of Christ, 1415 Rising Sun Road, will host Laurys Station area Keenagers 1 p.m. on March 21.

The group is open to all people in and around the vicinity.

Future meetings will take place on the third Tuesday of each month.


Copeechan Fish and Game Club, 4460 Washington St., will host a breakfast 9 a.m. to noon March 19,

Menu includes pancakes, French toast, home fries, sausage, bacon, ham, eggs, breakfast casserole and beverages.

The public is welcome to the Copeechan for fish dinners every Friday during Lent starting at 5 p.m.


Schnecksville Fire Company will cook up an all-you-can-eat buffet style breakfast 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. March 26.

Menu includes ham, sausage, home fries, eggs as you like them, pancakes, homemade creamed chipped beef, toast, and beverages.


The Auxiliary of Northern Valley EMS, NOVA, is taking orders for Easter bread (paska).

Call Julie at 610-262-7749 by March 31 for pick up on April 7.