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Salisbury Falcon Football Golf Classic July 16

Wednesday, July 6, 2016 by REBECCA FOEHRKOLB in Columns

The Salisbury Falcon Football Classic will tee off 1:30 p.m. July 16 at Wedgewood Golf Course, Coopersburg.

This annual fundraiser benefits the athletes in a variety of ways to help advance the Salisbury football program.

If you are interested in participating or have questions, contact head coach Andrew Cerco at

Salisbury summer playground program begins

Wednesday, June 22, 2016 by REBECCA FOEHRKOLB in Columns

The 2016 Salisbury Township playground program is up and running for the summer. The dates are weekdays 9 a.m. to noon and Wednesday evenings 6:30 to 8 p.m. June 20 to July 29.

There will be programs at Green Acres, Lindberg, Devonshire and Laubach parks. The program is open for township students entering first grade through age 12 and registration forms are available at each park.

‘School’s out for summer’ June 15

Thursday, June 9, 2016 by REBECCA FOEHRKOLB in Columns

As I dropped my son off for his last day of high school today, I can’t help but feel a little nostalgic and emotional (yes, I am tearing up as I write this).

The baccalaureate service June 2 at First Presbyterian Church of Allentown was so beautiful. There were seniors singing, reading scripture and at the end, they all stood, introduced themselves and announced their plans for the future.

Salisbury Township school will close for Memorial Day holiday

Wednesday, May 25, 2016 by REBECCA FOEHRKOLB in Columns

Okay everyone, start running “Pomp and Circumstance” through your head…… Can you believe it is that time already? I can’t, because my son will be marching down that aisle this year.

Time flies. I still remember him being so excited to get on the bus for the first day of kindergarten. And now he is even more excited to see those 13 years at Salisbury Township School District come to an end.

WESTERN SALISBURY COLUMN Find the Easter eggs at Lindberg Park March 19

Thursday, March 17, 2016 by REBECCA FOEHRKOLB in Columns

The Salisbury Township Recreation Advisory Committee is hosting an Easter Egg Hunt for township children aged three to 10. The hunt will begin promptly 10 a.m. March 19 at Lindberg Park. A registration form can be found on the Salisbury Township website and must be filled out and returned to the township building by March 16 in order for your child to participate.

Western Salisbury PTA to host purse bingo March 13

Friday, March 4, 2016 by REBECCA FOEHRKOLB in Columns

Western Salisbury Elementary PTA will host its third annual purse bingo. Handbags from Coach, Kate Spade, Thirty-One, Vera Bradley and more will be given as prizes. This event will be held 1 to 4 p.m. March 13 at Salisbury Middle School with the doors opening noon. Tickets can be purchased in advance or at the door. Contact Michelle Hontz at 610-295-9928 or for more information. A basket raffle and concession stand will also be available.

Kindergarten registration Feb. 24

Thursday, February 18, 2016 by REBECCA FOEHRKOLB in Columns

It is kindergarten registration time! Western Salisbury Elementary School will hold registration for incoming kindergarteners 9:30 to 11 a.m. Feb. 24. Students must be five years old by Aug. 31. More information can be found on the school website and any questions can be answered by calling the school office at 610-797-1688.

Spring athletic physicals will be held in the health room of Salisbury Middle School Feb. 25. Boys will be 5 p.m. and girls 5:45 p.m. Paperwork is now available at both the high school and middle school.