Tamaqua area residents are invited to the inaugural Tamaqua Community Advent Breakfast Dec. 3 at 8:30 a.m., hosted by Zion Lutheran Church, Mauch Chunk and Greenwoods sts.

The ecumenical event is sponsored by the Tamaqua Ministerial Association, the Tamaqua Chamber of Commerce, and newly formed the Tamaqua Area Fellowship Network.

An Advent message, music and a candle-lighting ceremony are part of the breakfast program.

The breakfast menu includes scrambled eggs, waffles, potato casserole, sausage, ham, biscuits and gravy, cheesy grits, spinach and strawberry salad, toast, desserts, coffee, tea and juice.

Tickets must be purchased by Nov. 29 and are available at the chamber office on Broad Street and at all Tamaqua area church offices or by calling 570-668-4451.

No tickets will be sold at the door.