Friday, November 28, 2014

Palmerton - Lehighton

Wednesday, October 6, 2010

The Over 60 Club of Palmerton will meet at noon on Oct. 19 at the Palmerton Borough Hall.

The program will be Halloween game. There will be cider and refreshments.

Friday, October 1, 2010

Blessing of animals

There will be a Blessing of the Animals at 2 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 3 at Grace Lutheran Church, 115 S. Fourth St., Lehighton.

Those bringing pets must make sure the pets are either caged or leashed and up-to-date on vaccinations.

Lehighton Area Democrats meet Oct. 6

The Lehighton Area Democrats will meet at Johnnie's Pizza at 100 N. 1st St. in downtown Lehighton next to the Democratic Election Center.

The meeting will begin at 7 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 6.

The Club is under the new leadership of President Gary Parker.

Wednesday, September 29, 2010

Miller Bloodmobile

Miller-Keystone Blood Center will conduct a bloodmobile at the First United Church of Christ's Fellowship Hall (next to Palmerton Borough Hall) on Thursday, Oct. 7, from 11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. This visit is sponsored by the Palmerton Concourse Club. Off-street parking will be available at Penn Northeast (both sides of the building), and at the former Golden Key parking lot, by permission of the owners.

Wednesday, September 29, 2010

LIFE meets

Lehighton Interfaith Fellowship will meet at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 30 at Trinity Lutheran Church, Third and Iron streets.

LALLC board meeting

The Lehighton Area Lioness Lions Club Board meeting will be held at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 30 at the Gothard Realty Office located on Interchange Road in Lehighton.

The Breakfast with Santa committee will meet at 6 p.m. before the regular meeting.

Crop Walk planned

LIFE is sponsoring a local Crop Walk for hunger on Sunday, Oct. 10. Registration is at 1 p.m. and the walk starts at 2 p.m.

Tuesday, September 28, 2010

VFW plans meeting

The monthly meeting of the Lehighton Memorial Post 256, Veterans of Foreign Wars, will be held at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 4, at the Post Home, South Street.

All members are encouraged to attend.

Friday, September 24, 2010

Franklin Township garbage collection date changed

Franklin Township will change the date of garbage collection due to the Columbus holiday. Garbage normally scheduled for pickup on Monday, Oct. 11, will be collected on Tuesday, Oct. 12.

Trick or treat night set

Trick or treat night in Franklin Township will be held from 6-8 p.m. on Wednesday, Oct. 27.

Special police approval

Franklin Township supervisors approved the request of the Franklin Township Special Police to provide assistance during the Lehighton Halloween parade on Oct. 23.

Wednesday, September 22, 2010

The monthly meeting of the Lehighton Memorial Post 256, Veterans of Foreign Wars, will be held at 7 p.m. Monday, Oct. 4, at the Post Home, South Street. All members are encourged to attend.

Wednesday, September 15, 2010

Class of 1970

Palmerton Area High School Class of 1970 will hold its class reunion on Saturday, Nov. 27 at the Lehighton American Legion, beginning at 5 p.m. Class members who did not receive a letter and reservation slip about the 40th reunion are asked to call Joanne at (610) 377-5326 or Diz at (610) 826-5145. Reservations are due by Oct. 15.

Over 60 Club

Wednesday, September 15, 2010

Lehighton AMVETS, Elwood Miller Post 106, will meet at 3 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 19, at the Lehighton V.F.W.

Monday, September 13, 2010

As part of the Palmerton Area Historical Society's 20th birthday celebration, the September event will be an open house from 2 to 4 p.m. Sept. 19, at the society's archives in the Palmerton Borough Hall. There will be a power point program, tour of the facilities and light refreshment. Many people are not aware of the existence of this site. Take this opportunity to learn all about the steps through which a donation goes once it enters in the society's care.