Lions double duty

On Wednesday, Nov. 16, members of the Western Pocono Lions Club will be doing double duty. During the day, the club will be hosting a blood drive for the American Red Cross with cooperation from the American Legion in Gilbert, where the drive is being held. Hours are from 1:30 to 6 p.m.

Registration may be made at (570) 823-7164, ext. 2108, but walk-ins are welcome.

In the evening, the club will hold its regular meeting at Ye Olde Saylors Inn in Saylorsburg, beginning with a social time at 6:30 p.m.

The guest speaker for the evening will be Alyse Mitten of the Mid-Atlantic Community Paper Association, speaking about the judging of advertising in free community papers. Mitten is president of Interface Communications, Inc.

This column item was incorrectly listed in Wednesday's Chestnuthill column as Western Pocono Lioness Club events. We apologize for the error.