The Jim Thorpe Fire Department has free smoke detectors for Jim Thorpe Borough residents. If you need a smoke detector, contact Fire Chief Bill Diehm at (570) 325-3890. No commercial properties please.
St. Mark's Episcopal Church will host this month's free community supper on Sunday, Sept. 25. The meal of baked ziti and salad will be served from 4-6 p.m. at the Race Street church.
Christian Education Sunday
Christian Education Sunday will be observed at St. John's Lutheran Church, South Avenue, on Sunday during the 10:30 a.m. worship service. The Christian symbol for the day will be the cross and children of the Sunday School will enjoy a cross scavenger hunt, as well as making cross craft projects to decorate the nave of the church. Sunday School beings at 9:15.
Penn Forest Township
The Penn Forest Township Planning Commission meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. on Monday, Sept. 26, in the basement of the municipal building.
The regular monthly board of supervisors meeting will be held at 7 p.m. on Oct. 3 at 7 p.m. in the municipal building.