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Jim Thorpe

Monday, April 23, 2012

The next meeting of the committee planning the Jim Thorpe High School classes 1955-1965 reunion will be held on Monday, April 30, at 6:30 p.m. on the second floor conference room of the administration building on Center Avenue.

The memorial group of the committee is looking for some information about the classes. They are in need of class colors and class flowers for all classes. They would also like old photographs for a PC loop during the evening. All will be returned.

Wednesday, April 18, 2012

Smoke detectors

The Jim Thorpe Fire Department still has smoke detectors available for any borough resident who needs one. If you are interested, contact Bill Diehm, fire chief, at (570) 325-3890. He also states that the detectors are not for commercial properties.Positions available

Thursday, March 29, 2012

The Sunday School of St. John's Lutheran Church, South Avenue, invites the congregation to join them for the annual Palm Sunday breakfast on April 1. The breakfast will consist of scrambled eggs, bacon, muffins, juice, coffee and tea and will be served approximately 9:45 a.m.

The Palm Sunday worship service will follow the breakfast at 10:30, with the celebration of Holy Communion. Installation of new members will take place during the service.

Smoke detectors

Friday, March 23, 2012

Community dinner set

St. Mark's Episcopal Church will host its free community dinner on Sunday, March 25, from 4-6 p.m. The menu this month is an Easter ham dinner.

LAOH Irish history essay winners listed

The sixth, seventh and eighth grade students from St. Joseph's Regional Academy participated in the Ladies Ancient Order of Hibernians Irish history essay contest. The essay was about Annie Moore, a young Irish girl who was the first immigrant (passenger) registered to pass through the now world famous immigration station Ellis Island on Jan. 1, 1892.

Monday, March 19, 2012

Community dinner

The next free community dinner will be held on Sunday, March 25, from 4-6 p.m., at St. Mark's Episcopal Church, Race Street. An Easter ham dinner will be served to all that attend.

Soup and scripture

St. John's Lutheran Church, South Avenue, is holding a soup and scripture gathering on Wednesday evenings during this Lenten season. On Wednesday, March 21, the guest speaker will be Jack Gunsser, who will give a presentation on "science and creationism." The meal to be served this week at 6 p.m. will be vegetable soup.

Friday, March 9, 2012

The Shepherd House Food Pantry at Ebenezer E.C. Church will be open on Saturday, March 10 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Recipients must reside within the Jim Thorpe Area School District and fall within TEFAP income guidelines.

The pantry is located at 441 Center Ave. in Jim Thorpe. Please park in the Cherry Avenue parking lot and enter through the rear entrance of the church.

Girl Scout Sunday

Wednesday, March 7, 2012

The Shepherd House Food Pantry at Ebenezer E.C. Church will be open on Saturday, March 10 from 9-11 a.m. Recipients must reside within the Jim Thorpe School District and fall within TEFAP income guidelines. The pantry is located at 441 Center Ave. in Jim Thorpe. Please park in the Cherry Avenue parking lot and enter through the rear entrance.

Monday, March 5, 2012

Reunion meeting changed

Members of the Jim Thorpe High School reunion committee will meet on Monday, March 13, at the old Jim Thorpe Junior High School, Center Avenue.

Touchdown Club

Jim Thorpe Olympian Touchdown Club members will meet on Monday, March 13, at 6 p.m. in the commons area of the high school. Family members, and friends of football players for Jim Thorpe are invited to attend the monthly meetings and help with the upcoming events of the club.

Soup and Scripture

Tuesday, February 21, 2012

St. John's Lutheran Church, South Avenue, will hold Ash Wednesday services tomorrow evening beginning at 7 p.m. There will be imposition of ashes and the Holy Sacrament.

Friday, February 10, 2012

Food pantry

The Shepherd House Food Pantry at Ebenezer E.C. Church will be open on Saturday, Feb. 11 from 9-11 a.m. Recipients must reside within the Jim Thorpe Area School District and fall within TEFAP income guidelines.

The pantry is located at 441 Center Ave. in Jim Thorpe. Please park in the Cherry Avenue parking lot and enter through the rear entrance.