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Reunions

Thursday, June 23, 2011
SPECIAL TO THE TIMES NEWS

Former students from the Weissport School reunited in May for the school's third reunion, which took place at Polk Township Fire Company.

Wednesday, June 15, 2011

The Tamaqua High School Class of 1943 will hold its annual picnic on June 18, from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. The event will be held at the Owl Creek Reservoir Pavilion. All class members are welcome to attend.

For further information, contact Harry Fetterman at (570) 668-3034.

Wednesday, June 15, 2011

Members of the Class of 1951 of the former Summit Hill High School will hold their 60-year reunion on Sunday, June 26, at the Mahoning Valley Country Club.

For more information, contact class member Mary Scapanda, (570) 645-5816.

Wednesday, June 15, 2011

The Jim Thorpe High School Class of 1991 will host its 20-year reunion on Sunday, July 17, at Jim Thorpe Memorial Park in the Beer Pavilion, starting at noon.

Anyone in the Jim Thorpe High School Class of 1990 or 1992 is also welcome to attend. Please RSVP by July 7 to Jill Gavornik at (570) 325-4089 or jgavorni@yahoo.com.

Classmates are invited to enjoy a fun-filled day of music, food, and laughter and reminisce about their high school days.

Please bring a covered dish to share. There is a small admission charge.

Thursday, June 9, 2011
SPECIAL TO THE TIMES NEWS

The Coaldale High School Class of 1961 recently hosted its 50-year class reunion. Those attending included, bottom row, from left, Basil Havrischak, Pat Aronne Scutta, Beverly Ardos Fredericks, Peggy Hedash Cullen, Tom Sopko, Karen Kodlick Drake, Margie Gregus Direnberger, Michelle Kondertavage Kalinak and Bob Heisler. Middle row, from left, Margie McIntyre Gerber, Gail Yankovich Sanfillippo, Sharon Culley Burkhalter, Tom Maruschak, Clem DeMatto and Jim McCartney. Top row, left to right, are Evan Evans, Bob Bachorik, Jerry Sabol, Joe Burns, Michael Danchak, Danny Moyer and Frank Kassak.

Thursday, June 9, 2011

The Jim Thorpe High School Class of 1991 will host its 20-year reunion on Sunday, July 17, at Jim Thorpe Memorial Park in the Beer Pavilion, starting at noon.

Anyone in the Jim Thorpe High School Class of 1990 or 1992 is also welcome to attend. Please RSVP by July 7 to Jill Gavornik at (570) 325-4089 or jgavorni@yahoo.com.

Classmates are invited to enjoy a fun-filled day of music, food and laughter and reminisce about their high school days.

Please bring a covered dish to share. There is a small admission charge.

Monday, June 6, 2011
Gail Maholick/TIMES NEWS

Adam LaRose, 100, was the oldest student at the Franklin Independent School's 47th reunion held May 28 at the Franklin Volunteer Fire Company. LaRose was a member of the class of 1926 at the school which closed in 1958. There were 131 attendees at the reunion. In 1997, the group voted to begin meeting every three years. Charles Fritz, president, right, presented the book, "I Spy Spectacular," to LaRose, which will be donated to the Franklin Elementary School Library.

Thursday, May 26, 2011

The Aquashicola School Reunion committee recently mailed 380 invitations to its 17th biennial reunion.

Look for your envelope with the gold star. If you haven't received it by June 1, please call (610) 377-3040.

Tuesday, April 12, 2011

The Weissport School Reunion will be held on Saturday, May 21 at the Polk Township Fire Company, Route 209 North, Kresgeville.

This social event is open to former students, teachers, family and friends.

For more information, call Norm at (610) 417-2499.

Please respond by April 9.

Friday, April 8, 2011

The Tamaqua Class of 1972 is starting to plan its 40th class reunion. A meeting is planned for 6 p.m. on Wednesday, April 13 at La Dolce Casa.

Help is needed so all classmates are welcome to attend.