Banquet Hall

The Shoemakersville Fire Company has 2 caterers we use, Kathryn's Katering and Hess Catering Inc.. Below is the catering information for both companies. To talk about renting the banquet hall and to see if your date is available, call Alison at (484)769-0290 or (610)562-8096 or by email .



Dinner includes appetizer, entrée, potato, hot vegetable, rolls and butter, dessert and 100 cups of coffee (includes regular and decaf), and hot tea.

Family Style: Add $1.00 per person adults

Children 3-10 are half price.

Children under 3 are free.

Appetizer (Choice of 1) Fruit cup or home made soups: Vegetable, ham and bean, chicken noodle, beef noodle, chicken corn rival, bacon corn chowder, cream of mushroom, broccoli cheese, beef barley.

Potatoes/Starches (Choice of 1) Potato filling, baked, mashed or parsley. Candied sweet potatoes, baked ziti, buttered noodles, rice pilaf.

Cold Vegetables (Choice of 1) Applesauce, cole slaw, pickled beets, tossed salad, pepper cabbage.

Entrees (Choice of 1) (Add another entrée for $1.00) Home made baked meatloaf $9.50, Roast Beef $12.50, Baked Ham $12.50, Roast Turkey $12.50, Chicken (Baked, BBQ, or Broasted) $12.00, Chicken Tenders in Mushroom Sauce $12.00, Sirloin Beef Tips with Green Peppers and Onions $12.25, *Baked Stuffed Chicken Breast $12.00, *Flounder Stuffed with Crab Meat $13.00, *Prime Rib Au jus $16.00, *INDICATES 1 SERVING PER PERSON.

Hot Vegetables (Choice of 1) Broccoli or Broccoli Normandy, Broccoli and Cauliflower, Green Beans, Peas, Candied Carrots, French Style Green Beans with Almonds, Cauliflower, Buttered Corn, Lima Beans, Peas and Carrots, Mixed Vegetables.

Desserts (Choice of 1) Cake: Vanilla, Chocolate, Carrot or Banana. Pie: Apple or Cherry, Apple or Cherry Crisp.

Pudding, Jello or Ice Cream.


Cake Cutting: Caterer to cut cake $50.00, caterer to cut and serve cake $75.00 (Plates and forks are provided).

Hot Buffet

Hot Buffet Includes Choice of 2 Entrees, Combination of 3 Vegetables/Potatoes, Tossed Salad, Fruit Tray, Rolls and Butter, 100 Cups of Coffee (Includes Regular and Decaf) And Hot Tea.

$12.75 Per Adult

$6.75 Per Child (Ages 3-10)

Children Under 3 Are Free

Entrees: Baked Ham, Roast Turkey, Roast Beef, Chicken Tenders in Mushroom Sauce, Chicken Leg and Thigh (Baked, BBQ, or Roasted), Chicken Breast (Baked, BBQ or Roasted), Sirloin Beef Tips with Onions and Peppers, Swedish Meatballs, Baked Meat Lasagna, Baked Stuffed Shells, Roast Pork, Stuffed Chicken Breast.

Potatoes and Starches: Potato Filling, Mashed, Parsley, Scalloped, Buttered Noodles, Candies Sweet Potatoes, Baked Ziti.

Vegetables: Broccoli, Broccoli Normandy, Buttered Carrots, Candied Carrots, Buttered Corn, French Style Green Beans with Almonds, Cauliflower, Broccoli and Cauliflower, Peas or Peas and Carrots, Mixed Vegetables, Green Beans.


Cake Cutting: Caterer to cut cake $50.00  Caterer to cut and serve cake $75.00 (Plates and forks are provided)

Cold Buffet

$9.50 Per Adult

$5.00 Per Children Ages (3-10)

Children Under 3 Are Free

Sliced Roast Beef, Turkey and Ham, Sliced American and Swiss Cheese, Potato and Macaroni Salads, Red Beet Eggs, Ring Bologna and Cheese Tray, Vegetable and Dip Tray, Baked Beans, Chips and Pretzels, Sliced White and Wheat Breads, Mayonnaise, Mustard, Butter, and Horseradish, Coffee (Regular and Decaf) and Hot Tea/100 Cups (All Paper Products Are Included)

Items You May Wish To Add To The Cold Buffet

(Prices Based on Per Person)

Fresh Fruit Tray: $2.00

Tossed Salad: $1.50

Chicken, Turkey, Beef or Pork BBQ: $2.00

Chicken Leg and Thigh(Baked, BBQ or Roasted): $2.00

Chicken Breast (Baked, BBQ or Roasted): $2.25

Italian or Swedish Meatballs: $1.75

Baked Vegetable Lasagna: $2.75

Baked Meat Lasagna: $2.25

Hot Wings(5 per person): $3.00


Cake Cutting: Caterer to cut cake: $50.00  Caterer To Cut and Serve Cake: $75.00 (Plates and Forks Are Provided)

The Following Menu Items Are Prepared And Priced In Trays of 100 Pieces:

Miniature Quiche: $95.00

Hot Dogs Wrapped In Bacon: $100.00

Hot Dogs Wrapped In Pastry: $100.00

Egg Rolls: $100.00

Assortment (Hot Dogs Wrapped In Pastry, Egg Rolls, Mini Quiche): $100.00

Breaded Crab Balls: $110.00

Scallops Wrapped in Bacon: $130.00

Mushrooms Stuffed With Crab Meat: $130.00

Mushrooms Stuffed With Sausage: $110.00

Shrimp Cocktail: $130.00

The Following Menu Items Are Priced Per Person:

Fresh Assorted Fruit Tray: $2.00

Fresh Assorted Vegetable Tray With Dip: $2.00

Assorted Cheese And Ring Bologna Tray: $2.25

Assorted Fruit, Vegetable And Cheese Tray: $3.00

Cheese And Cracker Tray: $1.75

Chips And Pretzels (Per 100 People): $55.00

Note: As A Guide To Help You When Ordering Hors D' Oeuvres, You Can Figure On 1 1/2 Pieces Per Person. However, Remember Too, Depending On The Number Of Items You Choose, Guests Will Help Themselves To More Than One Of Each Item Offered.

All Prices Are Subject to 6% Tax and 18% Service Charge

(Prices Are Subject To Change)







Homestyle Banquet & Wedding Package

(Includes waiter/waitress service, china, silverware, linen table cloth and napkins)

Basic Entrees:

Roast Chicken, Roast Turkey, Baked Ham, Italian Meatballs, Halupki, Sausage, Smoked Kielbasa, Baked Haddock, Roast Beef, Breaded Pork Chops, Boneless Breast of Chicken


(Choose One)

Fruit Salad, Tossed Salad or Lettuce With Bacon Dressing.


(Choose One)

Corn, Green Beans, Mixed Vegetables.


(Choose One)

Three Flavor Brick Ice Cream, Jello with Topping, Cake

Others Included:

Mashed Potatoes, Choice of Potato Filling or Bread Filling, Gravy, Cole Slaw, Roll, Butter, Cranberry Sauce Served With Turkey.

Two Entrees $22.50    Three Entrees: $24.00

Cold Buffet:

Cold Meat Platter:

Ham, Beef, Turkey, Bologna, Salami.

Cheese Platter:

White, American, Swiss, Sharp.


(Choose Three)

Potato Salad, Macaroni Salad, Cole Slaw, Pasta Salad, Pickled Eggs, Baked Beans.


Relish Tray Or Fresh Vegetable Tray with Dip, Lettuce, Tomato, Mustard, Mayonnaise, Horseradish, Assorted Breads and Rolls, Chips, Pretzels, Paper Supplies.


Hot Buffet:

(Includes Waiter/Waitress Service, Durable Plates and Plasticware)

Basic Entrées:

Roast Chicken, Baked Ham, Roast Turkey, Italian Meatballs, Sausage, Halupki, Smoked Kielbasa, Baked Haddock, Roast Beef.


(Choose One)

Fruit Salad, Tossed Salad.


(Choose Three)

Corn, Green Beans, Mixed Vegetables, Mashed Potatoes, Scalloped Potatoes, Parsley Potatoes, Rice, Potato or Bread Filling with Gravy.


Cole Slaw, Roll, Butter, Relish Tray or Vegetable Tray.

Mix Hot and Cold Buffet:

(Includes Waiter/Waitress Service, Durable Plates and Plasticware)

Basic Entrée:

Roast Chicken, Baked Ham, Roast Turkey, Italian Meatballs, Sausage, Smoked Kielbasa, Beef BBQ, Halupkis, Chicken Tenders, City Chicken.


(Choose Three)

Potato Salad, Macaroni Salad, Cole Slaw, Pasta Salad, Tossed Salad, Potato or Bread Filling with Gravy, Baked Beans.


Ring Bologna and Cheese, Fresh Vegetable Tray with Dip, Roll, Butter, Chips, Pretzels.

Pricing For Hot Buffet and Mix Hot & Cold Buffet

Two Entrees: $15.95      Three Entrees: $17.00

Linen Service (Table Cloth and Napkins)

Add $3.00 Per Person If Using Banquet Tables

Add $3.50 Per Person If Using Round Tables

Formal Buffet:

(Includes Waiter/Waitress Service, China Silverware, Linen Table Cloth and Napkins)


(Choose One)

Garden Salad, Fresh Fruit Salad, Lettuce With Hot Bacon Dressing, Fresh Spinach With Hot Bacon Dressing.


(Choose One From Each Category)

Category #1 (Carved On Site)

Top Round Of Beef, Roast Turkey, Baked Ham, Roast Pork.

Category #2

Stuffed Chicken Breast, Chicken Cordon Bleu, Chicken Marsala, Chicken, Parmigiana, Sirloin Beef Tips, Baked Ziti, Lasagna, Stuffed Shells

Category #3

Stuffed Flounder, Baked Haddock, Crab Cakes


(Choose One)

Broccoli with Cheese, Glazed Carrots, Green Beans Almondine, Corn.


(Choose One)

Mashed Potatoes, Stuffed Baked Potato, Red Skin Potatoes, Parsley Potatoes, Oven Roasted Potatoes, Scalloped Potatoes, Rice Pilaf, Bread Filling, Potato Filling, Buttered Noodles.


Fresh Baked Rolls, Cole Slaw, Relish Tray, Assorted Sweet Trays


Additional Entrees In Any Category-$2.50 Per Person Per Entrée

Additional Vegetable Or Starch-$1.25 Per Person

Additional Appetizer-$1.25 Per Person

Adding A Cup Of Soup-$2.00 Per Person

Platter Style Meals:

(Includes Waiter/Waitress Service, China Silverware, Linen Table Cloth and Napkins)

Category #1

6 oz. Boneless Stuffed Chicken Breast, Roast Turkey, Pineapple Glazed Ham, Salisbury Steak, Meatloaf.

Category #2

Baked Haddock, Chicken Parmigiana, Chicken And Ham, Crab Cakes, 8 oz. Boneless Stuffed Chicken Breast, Lemon Pepper Chicken.

Category #3

Top Round Of Beef, Stuffed Pork Chops, Stuffed Flounder, Chicken Cordon Bleu, Sirloin Beef Tips, Chicken Marsala.


Fresh Tossed Greens With House Dressing

Choice Of Vegetable:


Corn, Green Beans, Glazed Carrots, Mixed Vegetable Medley.

Choice Of Potato:


Mashed, Baked, Red Skin Parsley, Scalloped, Stuffed, Baked, Bread Filling or Potato Filling, Buttered Noodles, Rice Pilaf.

Choice Of Dessert:


3 Flavor Brick Ice Cream, Ice Cream Sundae, Jello With Whipped Topping, Rice Pudding, Cake.

Also Includes:

Roll, Butter, Coleslaw.

Cheese Cake As A Dessert-$1.75 Extra Per Person

Meal Category #1 $20.50 Per Person

Meal Category #2 $21.50

Meal Category #3 $22.50

Price Based On Adult Count

Cocktail Hour:

Assorted Fresh Fruit With A Pineapple Dip, Assorted Fresh Vegetables With A Ranch Dip, A Nice Variety Of Cubed Cheese With Grey Poupon, Assorted Fancy Crackers And Paper Supplies.

$5.50 Per Person

Add Assorted Bologna Tray $1.25 Extra Per Person

Buffet After Meal:

(Available Only With Home Style Meal)

Includes Hot Entrees, Fillings, Potato Salad or Macaroni Salad, Ring Bologna & Cheese, Chips, Pretzels, Rolls, Vegetable Tray With Dip & Paper Supplies.

$5.50 Extra Per Person

Add To Any Buffet:

Linen Service (Table Cloth & Napkins)

Add $3.00 Per Person If Using Banquet Tables.

Add $3.50 Per Person If Using Round Tables

All Prices Are Based on 100 Or More Guests. Less than 100 Add $3.00 Per Person.

We Can Serve The Head Table For Buffet Style Meals.

Number Of People Required 8 Days Prior To Date Of Affair.

All Prices Are Subject To Change Without Notice.

Plus 6% Sales Tax & 18% Gratuity

Prices Effective 01/01/2015















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