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Palmerton - Lehighton

Wednesday, April 16, 2014

Bethany events

Bethany Evangelical Congregational Church, North Street, Lehighton, will hold prayer meeting at 7 p.m. Wednesday.

The Maundy Thursday service with communion will be at 7 p.m.

On Good Friday, the church will be open from noon to 3 p.m.

The church is open for anyone from the community for meditation and reflection.

Organ music will reflect the solemn time of the crucifixion.

Easter Sunrise service will be held at 6:30 a.m. followed by a breakfast.

There will be a 9:30 a.m. Sunday school and Easter Worship Service at 10:45 a.m.

Thursday, April 10, 2014

Trinity happenings

Trinity Lutheran Church, 175 S. Third St. in Lehighton will hold Palm Sunday worship with distribution of palm fronds and a procession at 9 a.m. Interim pastor, the Rev. Guy R. Grube, will preside. Coffeehouse fellowship follows.

Sunday School classes meet for students ages 3 through grade 12 at 10:30 a.m. in the parish hall. Students and staff receive palm fronds and parade around the block (weather permitting).

Wednesday, April 9, 2014

Easter Egg Hunts

There will be two egg hunts in the Palmerton Borough on Saturday, April 12.

The first egg hunt will be held at 11 a.m. at the Palmerton Memorial Park, 3rd Street. The second egg hunt will be held at the Palmerton Borough Park at 1 p.m.

Bring your children for a fun time.

Historical society

The Palmerton Area Historical Society will meet at 7 p.m. Monday, April 14, in the Palmerton Area Library's Knight's Gallery.

Thursday, April 3, 2014

Trinity happenings

Trinity Lutheran Church, 175 S. Third St., Lehighton will hold Sunday worship with holy communion at 9 a.m. Interim pastor, the Rev. Guy R. Grube, will preside. Coffeehouse fellowship follows.

Sunday School classes meet for students ages 3 through grade 12 at 10:30 a.m.

Wednesdays-in-Lent worship continue weekly through April 9. There is a simple soup supper at 6 p.m. followed by devotional worship at 7 p.m.

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Palmerton Community News

Street cleaning

The borough street cleaning program runs April 1 through Oct. 31. Signs are posted on each street, indicating the day for that street's schedule.

Cars are to remain off the street after the street sweeper has passed to allow the Public Works Department to perform any needed maintenance.

The schedule can also be found on the borough website at www.palmertonborough.com.

Concourse Club

Wednesday, April 2, 2014

Lehighton Bible Church

Lehighton Bible Church, Jamestown and Center streets, will hold Prison Ministry at the Carbon County Prison at 6:30 p.m. Thursday.

Breakfast and Bible Studies will be held Saturday at the church with the Van Houtens. There will be a special speaker and singing with Brother and Sister Van Houten on Sunday, April 27.

Lady's Day Out which includes shopping and dinner in Jim Thorpe will be held on Saturday, May 17.

Thursday, March 27, 2014

Lehighton Bible Church

Lehighton Bible Church, Jamestown and Center streets, will hold a breakfast and Bible studies at the church with the Van Houtens on Saturday, April 26.

There will be a special speaker and sing with Brother and Sister Van Houten on Sunday April 27.

Weekly services are held at 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays and 10 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. Sundays. All are welcome.

Trinity happenings

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Bethany events

Bethany Evangelical Congregational Church, North Street, Lehighton will hold Sunday worship with interim pastor, the Rev. Marlin Lafferty at 10:45 a.m. Sunday. Sunday school classes meet at 9:30 a.m. for all ages including adult Bible study class.

Kid's Club for children in kindergarten to fourth grades meets at 6 p.m. Monday. Prayer Meeting will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday. Choir rehearsal will be at 7 p.m. Thursday.

Wednesday, March 26, 2014

Palmerton Camera Club

Joel Styer, judge for the Palmerton Camera Club's December Salon, will be back on March 27 with a program on Adobe Elements

This is an excellent and affordable photo editing program.

The new email address just for monthly challenge photos is photographersrus247@yahoo.com. Remember, one image per person per challenge.

Please label them "10 minutes from home". Please help Jeannie by emailing your image to her by 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 26.

Friday, March 21, 2014

Lehighton Bible Church

Lehighton Bible Church, Jamestown and Center streets, will hold Prison Ministry at 6:30 p.m. Thursday March 20, at the Carbon County Prison.

There will be a hymn sing at 7 p.m. Thursday, March 20 at the Mahoning Valley Nursing and Rehabilitation Center.

There will be a men's breakfast and fellowship at 8 a.m. Saturday, March 22 at the Beacon 443 Diner.

Weekly services are held at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday and at 10 a.m. and 6:30 p.m. on Sunday. All are welcome.