Monday, March 4, 2013

This Week in Easton, March 4 to 7

They say March comes in like a lion. Don't know about you, but we think some nice "lambish" weather would be nice for a change...

Monday, March 4

Easton Branch NAACP meeting: 6 to 7 p.m. Northampton County District Attorney John Morganelli is guest speaker. Trinity Episcopal Church, 234 Spring Garden St. 610-253-0792

Wilson Area School District Board of Directors meeting:
Finance Committee meeting at 6:15 p.m., full board meeting at 7 p.m. William P. Tollinger Administration Building, 2040 Washington Blvd.

Palmer Township Board of Supervisors meeting: 7 p.m. In the Palmer Library meeting room, at the Municipal Complex, 1 Weller Place (off of Newburg Road), Palmer Township.

Tuesday, March 5

Lehigh Valley Business Group Nazareth/Easton Chapter Networking Luncheon:
12:15 to 1:30 p.m. This month's meeting will be held at the Boys & Girls Club of Easton. Lunch will be provided. 
Please bring any items to donate, they can use: any volleyball equipment (nets, balls, etc), kitchen items (snacks, pots/pans, grills, etc.), and they need to replace their ping pong table. This is not your typical networking group, get one-on-one time at the meeting, grow your business and give back to the community. Tickets are $10. 508 Charles St. Click here to order tickets online, or email here for more information.

Gardening Class - "Planning and Design": 6 to 8 p.m. Free, dinner included. Sponsored by the West Ward Neighborhood Partnership. Salvation Army, 1110 Northampton St. Click here for more information.

Williams Township Frys Run Watershed Association meeting: 7 p.m. Williams Township Municipal Complex, 655 Cider Press Road, Williams Township.

Palmer Township Zoning Hearing Board meeting: 7:30 p.m. In the Palmer Library meeting room, at the Municipal Complex, 1 Weller Place (off of Newburg Road), Palmer Township.

Wednesday, March 6

Easton Planning Commission meeting: 6 p.m. City Hall, city council chambers, 6th floor, 1 South Third St.

Zaire: 7 p.m. Vintage Restaurant at The Club at Morgan Hill, 100 Clubhouse Drive, Williams Township. 610-923-8480 or

Texas Hold'em: 7 & 9 p.m. Free. La Pazza, 1251 Ferry St. 610-515-0888 or

Country Line Dancing: 7 to 11 p.m. Rivals, 5 Lehn's Court. 610-392-2932 or

 The Arabian Nights: 8 p.m. The classic tales known around the world come to life in an inventive and ingenious adaptation created by Mary Zimmerman, the prize-winning author and director of "The Metamorphoses", which imagined Ovid’s ancient stories as products of our own time. Magical, poignant, bawdy, cruel—and with original music composed by Tom DiGiovanni '96—this night of bittersweet enchantment, said the New York Times, “is a celebration of the salutary powers of storytelling.” Directed by Mary Jo Lodge. Lafayette College, Williams Center for the Arts, 317 Hamilton St.Tickets are $6. 610-330-5009 or

Open Mic with Scott Harrington: 9:30 p.m. Porters' Pub, 700 Northampton St. 610-250-6561 or

Thursday, March 7

Williams Township Landfill Advisory Council meeting: 8 a.m. Williams Township Municipal Complex, 655 Cider Press Road, Easton (Williams Township).

Cops 'n Kids Reading Room Open: 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. Children receive three free books for visiting. Easton Area Community Center, back entrance, 901 Washington St. 610-250-6562

Family Film Screening - "The Legend of Sasquatch": 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. An evening of family fun, showing this family-friendly animated film. Doors open at 5:30 p.m. for pizza, and the movie will begin at 6 p.m. $3 donations welcome. Nurture Nature Center, 518 Northampton St. RSVPs are appreciated, 610-253-4432 or email them to here.

Free Health Clinic: 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Health screenings, pre-employment and well-health physical, flu shots, general health education and counseling free of charge by volunteer licensed physicians for those 18 and older. If treatment is required, individuals will be given referral sources for primary care physicians in the Lehigh Valley. Easton Phillipsburg Muslim Association, 1017 Lehigh St. For more information please email the clinic directly or click here.

Northampton County Council meeting: 6:30 p.m. County Council Meeting Room, third floor, Northampton County Courthouse, 669 Washington St.

Forks Township Board of Supervisors workshop meeting: 7 p.m. Forks Township Municipal Complex, 1606 Sullivan Trail, Forks Township.

The Arabian Nights: 8 p.m. Adaptation by the prize-winning author and director of "The Metamorphoses." Lafayette College, Williams Center for the Arts, 317 Hamilton St.Tickets are $6. Runs nightly through Saturday, March 9. 610-330-5009 or

The Ernie Stadler Quartet: 8 to 11 p.m. Porters' Pub, 700 Northampton St. 610-250-6561 or

Bring (or wear) Your Own Vinyl night: 8 p.m. to midnight. With DJ Will. Black & Blue, 683 Walnut St. 610-438-3604 or

Karaoke: 8 p.m. Riegelsville Tavern, 1274 Easton Road, Riegelsville. 610-510-3030 or

Open Mic with Nick Levinos: 9:30 p.m. Pearly Bakers, 11 Centre Square. 610-253-9949 or

"This Week in Easton" lists what's happening during the weekdays, from special events to who's playing to government meetings, all in one handy place. Not just in the City of Easton, but for the entire greater Easton area...Published every Monday morning!

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Updated to correct the address of the Salvation Army on Wednesday, March 6 at 2:32 a.m.

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