The deadline for the 40-year reunion picnic of the Tamaqua Area High School Class of 1973 has been extended to July 27.

The picnic will take place on Aug. 10 from noon to 7 p.m. at West Penn Rod and Gun Club, 1047 Clamtown Road.

More information is available by calling Debbie Sinton Eremus at (570) 668-4228 or email: debie@ptd.net. The Class of 1973 was the largest graduating class in the history of the Tamaqua public school system.