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Jim Thorpe

Thursday, July 11, 2013

Clothing Drive

St. Paul's Lutheran Church, Old Stage Road, Albrightsville, will be collecting clean, slightly used clothing and shoes for their clothing give away. Clothing may be taken to the church on the following dates and times; Saturday, July 13, Monday, July 15 and Tuesday, July 16, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday, July 14, from noon to 4 p.m.

The give away will begin on Wednesday, July 17, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Thursday, July 18 and Friday, July 19, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Saturday, July 20, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Friday, June 28, 2013

Tax collection office

The tax collection office of Terry McElmoyle will be closed Saturday, June 29 through Saturday, July 6.

It will reopen Monday, July 8.

Paving project

The Jim Thorpe street paving project will begin on Tuesday, July 2, at 7 a.m. The rain date is Wednesday, July 3. Streets that will be paved are Main Street, Canal Street and Germantown Road. Residents living in those areas are asked to please move their vehicles if necessary, expect delays, and plan accordingly.

VBS closing

Wednesday, June 26, 2013

Clothing give-away

St. John's Lutheran Church, South Avenue, will be collecting new and slightly used clothing, any sizes beginning on Monday, July 1. These items will be used for their clothing give-away in August. If you have any articles that you wish to donate, they may dropped off at the church, Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Wednesday, 6-8 p.m. during the month of July.

If you wish more information or need directions you may visit the church website, www.stjohnsinjimthorpe.org., or call the church office, (570) 325-4255.

Wednesday, June 19, 2013

Bible School

St. John's Lutheran Church, South Avenue, will host this year's ecumenical Vacation Bible School. It will be held from June 24-28, 6-8:30 p.m. The theme this year is "Tell It On The Mountain." School is open to all denominations from preschool through sixth grades. If you wish to register your children contact Melanie Schafer, (570) 325-3391 or email melschafer17@hotmail.com

Class of 1964

Monday, June 10, 2013

Class 1965

Members of the Jim Thorpe High School 1965 class will meet on Thursday, June 13, at the Blue Ridge Country Club. The social hour will begin at noon. Members of the class interested in attending should contact George Kunkel, (570) 778-6678, by today, Monday, June 10.

Bible study

The Women's Bible Study group will be meeting on June 12 and June 16, at St. John's Lutheran Church, South Avenue at 6:30 p.m. The group is studying the Book of Acts and is lead by Joan DeAcetis.

Bible school

Friday, May 31, 2013

Meeting set for

JTHS classes 1972-1973

A meeting will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, June 1 for anyone who graduated in 1972 or 1973 from Jim Thorpe High School. The meeting will be held in the pavilion near the borough office.

Bible school

Ebenezer E.C. Church, 441 Center Ave., will host a Vacation Bible School from June 17-21, from 6-8:45 p.m. The program is open to children, in grades kindergarten through 12th. For more information or to register a child, call the church office at (570) 325-2855.

Wednesday, May 8, 2013

Community dinner

St. Mark's Episcopal Church, Race Street, will host the monthly free community dinner on Sunday, May 19. It will be a picnic style meal and will be served from 4-6 p.m. If you have questions, call (570) 325-2241.

Class of 1964

This month's gathering of the Jim Thorpe High School class of 1964 will be held at the Fireline Hotel, Bowmanstown on Wednesday, May 15 at noon. Contact Harry Eisenhart, (610) 709-4570 or heisenhart@msn, if you wish more information.

Friday, April 5, 2013

The community venison dinner at Christ United Church of Christ, on Saturday, April 6, will begin at 5 p.m. and not 6 p.m. as previously reported. If you have questions please call Randy at (610) 390-9538.

Thursday, March 28, 2013

Venison dinner

The annual community venison dinner, with all the trimmings, will be held Saturday, April 6, at Christ United Church of Christ, 4th and Center streets. The meal will begin at 5 p.m. There is no charge, however, donations will be accepted.

If you have any questions or wish more information contact Randy at (610) 390-9538.

Tuesday, March 12, 2013

The Jim Thorpe Democratic Association will hold its monthly meeting on Wednesday, March 13, at 7 p.m. in the downstairs meeting room of the Inn at Jim Thorpe.

President Edith Lukasevich will be in charge of the session.

Church gatherings