As usual, the month of October will be a busy one in the Coopersburg area, with Halloween-themed events, fundraisers and open houses planned.
Two dates many residents will probably want to put on their calendars if they haven’t done so already are the dates of the annual Halloween Parade and Trick-or-Treat in Coopersburg.
The Halloween Parade will be held on Sunday, Oct. 13 at 3 p.m. (rain date is Oct. 20), and Trick-or-Treat in the borough will take place on Friday, Oct. 25 from 6 to 8 p.m.
The parade marches down Main Street and features floats, candy, music, costumes, classic cars, fire trucks and more. For more information or to sign up, contact John Marshall at 610-282-0812.
On Sunday, Oct. 6 from noon to 3 p.m., the Coopersburg Fire Company will hold a community open house featuring fire prevention information, demonstrations, fire trucks on display and food. The event is free and will be held at the fire station, which is located at 13 S. Main St., Coopersburg. For more information visit the fire company’s website.
Friends and supporters of the Southern Lehigh Public Library will want to attend their “Read Between the Wines” fundraiser on Saturday, Oct. 19 from 7 to 9 p.m. at the library.
The event will feature seven different wines for tasting, food samplings from local vendors and caterers, a silent auction and a wine raffle.
Tickets are $40 each and proceeds will benefit the library, which is located at 3200 Preston Lane in Center Valley. For more information visit the library’s website.
Lastly, the 14th annual Wescoe Walk for Pulmonary Fibrosis will be held Saturday, Oct. 26 at 9 a.m. in Upper Saucon Township Community Park. The walk raises awareness of and funding for the fight against Idiopathic Pulmonary Fibrosis, which claimed the life of its namesake, Ron Wescoe. For more information, or to register, visit the Wescoe Foundation’s website or call 484-553-6340.
A calendar of events with other upcoming dates listed on it can be found on the Coopersburg borough website.