Palmerton Lions to meet

Palmerton Lions Club will meet at 7 p.m. Monday, Aug. 6, at the Palmerton High Rise, community room, Delaware Avenue, Palmerton. Plans are under way for the club's participation in the Carbon County Fair.

Anyone from the Palmerton area needing financial assistance with eyeglasses can contact committee chairman Jim Sheckler at (610) 826-4533.

Any individual interested in learning more about Lionism or attending a club meeting may contact membership chairman Nick Hawkey at (610) 826-6465 or by email at