The Lehighton Area Democratic Club will hold its monthly meeting on Wednesday, Jan. 5, at 7 p.m. at Johnnie's Restaurant, 111 N. First St., Lehighton.

Attorney Joe Matika will be the featured speaker, giving a brief overview about "How the Court System Works" and answer questions.

Meetings of the Lehighton Area Democratic Club are held monthly on the first Wednesday of the month from September to May, at 7 p.m. at Johnnie's Restaurant. Newcomers are welcome.

For more information, contact club president, Linda Benner, at