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Palmerton - Lehighton

Thursday, July 5, 2012

St. John's Church

St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church of Mahoning will hold a Worship Service on Sunday, July 8 at 9 a.m.

The 4-H Sewing Club will meet Monday, July 9, from 9 a.m. until noon.

Council meeting will be on Monday, July 9 at 6:30 p.m.

The 4-H Entomology Club will meet Tuesday July 10 at 5:30 p.m. until 7 p.m.

4-H Woodburning Club will meet Tuesday, July 10 and Thursday July 12 from 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Fundraising meeting will take place at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, July 11.

Thursday, June 28, 2012

Historical society

Monday, July 9, the Palmerton Area Historical Society's meeting will be a mystery tour. Members and guests should meet at the parking lot across from Hager's Furniture by 6 p.m. (note earlier time) to car pool to the site. This replaces the usual meeting at the library.

Heritage Center

Thursday, June 28, 2012

Celebrates anniversary

Wendy and Thomas Williams of Lehighton observed their second wedding anniversary on June 19. They were married at the Franklin Township Fire Company by the Rev. James Ziegenfuss.

Wendy is the daughter of Truman and Joy Andrews of Franklin Township. She is a first-grade teacher at Franklin Elementary School.

Thomas is the son of Kay Williams and the late Ishmael Williams of Florida. He is a retired firefighter from Bethlehem.

Wednesday, June 20, 2012

LALLC to meet

Lehighton Area Lioness Lions Club will hold a board meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday, June 28, at Gothard Realty office, Interchange Road, Lehighton.

Board members unable to attend are asked to notify President Lisa Whitehead before the meeting.

Anyone interested in learning more about Lionism or anyone who would like to attend a meeting should contact membership chairperson Sandra Whiteman at (610) 377-1506 or email the club at

St. John's Church

Wednesday, June 20, 2012

Park Concert

At 7 p.m., Sunday, June 24, Who Knows will perform in the Palmerton Borough Park. Bring your own lawn chair. In case of rain, the concert will be held in the Borough Hall, 443 Delaware Ave.

Next week, July 1, the Lehigh Valley Italian-American Band will perform.

Community dinner

From 4-6 p.m., Thursday, June 28, a free community dinner will be served at St. John's Episcopal Church, 365 Lafayette Ave., Palmerton.

Enjoy a free meal and fellowship.

Blood drive

Thursday, June 14, 2012

Trinity happenings

Trinity Lutheran Church, 175 S. Third St., Lehighton, will have Holy Communion and contemporary worship featuring the Trinity Praise Band at 9 a.m. Sunday, June 17. Guest vocalist Becky McFadden will join the Praise Band before the band's summer break.

Installation of the Vacation Bible School staff will take place.

In addition, special guest Samantha Zipp will provide an update on her missionary work as a teacher in the Philippines. The church is air-conditioned.

Wednesday, June 13, 2012

St. John's

St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church of Mahoning will hold its Worship Service on Sunday, June 17, at 9 a.m. Graduates will be recognized.

The 4-H Sewing Club will meet at the church on Monday, June 18, from 9 a.m. to noon.

The Prayer Shawl meeting will be held Tuesday, June 19, at 1 p.m.

4-H Woodburning Club meets Tuesday, June 19, from 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Jammin for Jesus meets Wednesday, June 20, from 6:45-7:15 p.m.

4-H Scrapbooking Club meets Thursday, June 21, from 6:30-8 p.m.

Wednesday, June 13, 2012

Food Pantry

The Palmerton Food Pantry will be open from 9:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Friday, June 15. The pantry is located at St. John's Lutheran Church, 2915 Fireline Road, Palmerton. For information call (610) 826-4335.

Park concert

At 7 p.m., Sunday, June 17, Shake, Rattle and Soul will perform in the Palmerton Borough Park. Bring your own lawn chair.

In case of rain, the concert will be held in the Borough Hall, 443 Delaware Ave. Next week, June 24, the concert will be by Who Knows.

Holy Trinity Church

Friday, June 8, 2012

Beltzville Lions to meet

Beltzville Lions Club members will meet at 7 p.m. Monday, June 11, at St. Peter and Paul School Hall, Third and Coal streets, Lehighton. Anyone interested in learning more about Lions, should call Gail Maholick, membership chairman at (610) 533-9311 or (610) 377-5559.

Thursday, June 7, 2012

LASD Art Studentsof the Month

Art Students of the Month of March are:

Franklin Elementary School: kindergarten, Aiden Rarick; first grade, Madilynn Stoffey; second grade, Cyra Schneider; third grade, Lyle Cordes; and fourth grade, Tracey Bossert.

East Penn Elementary School: kindergarten, Michael Bowman; first grade, Katelyn Markell; second grade, Emma Drehemsis; third grade, Kye Weidensaul; and fourth grade, Samantha Miller.

Art Students of the Month of April are: