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Palmerton - Lehighton

Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Camera Club

The Palmerton Camera Club will meet at 7:30 p.m., Thursday, March 24, at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 502 Lafayette Ave., Palmerton. The topic for the evening will be taking photos with your cell phone.

Lenten services

Jerusalem UCC, Jerusalem Lutheran Church, St. Matthew's UCC, Salem UCC, and Salem-St. Paul Lutheran will gather together for midweek Lenten Services.

Thursday, March 17, 2011

Eyeglass donations accepted

Lehighton Area Lioness Lions Club is accepting donations of used eyeglasses.

There are containers in several locations and they are checked regularly.

The donation sites and the number donated thus far are as follows: Lehighton Hi-rise, two; Mallard Market, two; Wachovia Bank, 15; Gnaden Huetten Hospital, 15; for a total to 34 pairs.

Wednesday, March 16, 2011

Relay For Life

At 7 p.m. Monday, March 21, a meeting of the Relay For Life of Palmerton and Surrounding Communities will be held at the Palmerton High School.

For information, call Connie Smith at (610) 577-5087. Relay's online information website is

Lions Club

At 6:30 p.m. Monday, March 21, the Palmerton Lions Club will meet at the Fireline Hotel.

For information about the Lions Club, call Nick Hawkey at (610) 826-6465.

Lenten services

Friday, March 11, 2011

Kids Party Club plans meeting

Kids Party Club will meet from 10 a.m. to noon on Saturday, March 12 at St. Peter Evangelical Church, 177 Main Rd., East Weissport (Franklin Township).

There will be a Bible story, songs, snacks and games.

For additional information, call Janet at (610) 377-4148 or Marion at (610) 377-5247.

Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Palmerton Lions club will meet at 6:30 p.m. Monday, March 21, at the Fireline Hotel, Palmerton. A special presentation will be made to Tammy Muniz of Palmerton who serves as Palmerton High School Leo Club adviser. Members are busy planning their "community spirit night" to be held on Monday, May 2 and are also planning a health fair to be held at 9 a.m. Saturday, May 14, at the Palmerton Community Center, franklin Ave., Palmerton. The health fair is being co-sponsored with the Blue Mountain Health System.

Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Paranormal society at historical society

The March 14 meeting of the Palmerton Area Historical Society will feature a presentation by the Blue Mountain Paranormal Society. Members will discuss their findings from last fall's investigation at the Little White Church and its graveyard.

The meeting will begin at 7 p.m. in the second-floor gallery of the Palmerton Library. There will be a short business meeting followed by the presentation. The public is invited to attend, without cost or obligation.

Quilt exhibit at Heritage Center

Wednesday, March 9, 2011

LALLC plans

board meeting

Lehighton Area Lioness Lions Club will hold a board meeting at 7 p.m. March 24 at Gothard Realty, Interchange Road, Lehighton. Anyone interested in more information about the club may contact membership chairwoman, Malinda Fox at (610) 379-4387.

Kids Party Club plans meeting

Wednesday, March 9, 2011

Lehighton Area Lioness Lions Club will hold an executive board meeting at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 24 at Gothard Realty, Route 209, Lehighton. Any members who cannot attend should contact club secretary Linda Benner.

Tuesday, March 8, 2011

Lehighton Area Middle School Student Advisory Council hold its 12th Annual Talent Show at 7 p.m. Friday, March 25 in the school's auditorium. There is a fee to attend.

Wednesday, March 2, 2011

Community meal

A free community meal will be held from 5-6:30 p.m., Tuesday, March 8, at St. John's United Church of Christ, 891 Columbia Ave., Palmerton.

The public is welcome to enjoy a free meal and fellowship.

Holy Trinity Lutheran

On Ash Wednesday, March 9, services will be held at 7:30 p.m. at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 502 Lafayette Ave., Palmerton. Services will also be held at 11 a.m. at the Village at Palmerton, located at Princeton Avenue.

Knitting Club