Lehighton AMVETS

Lehighton AMVETS, Elwood Miller Post 106, will meet at 3 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 15, at the Lehighton V.F.W. Post.

Second Blessings open

Second Blessings, a clothing share ministry of Bethany EC Church on North Street, Lehighton, will be open from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday, Jan. 16 and again on Thursday, Jan. 19 from 6-9 p.m.

Second Blessings is well-stocked with clothing for the whole family and currently overstocked with children's shoes as well as coats. Second Blessings offers gently used clothing to those in need. Clothing is free, and there are no financial or needs-based requirements.

For additional information, call Kim Evans at (610) 377-2161.

Fair board meeting

Carbon County Fair board monthly meeting will be held at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 27 at the Blue Mountain Health System Community Center on 6th and Iron streets, Lehighton.

Any individual or organization interested in becoming a vendor at the 2012 fair is asked to call Bob Silliman at (570) 325-8685. Anyone who would like to become involved with the fair is asked to contact Liz McElwee at lmcelwee2@msn.com. The fair will be held Aug. 7-11 on Little Gap Road in Palmerton.

For more information visit www.carboncountyfair.com or call (610) 826-1862.