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Panther Valley

Thursday, March 31, 2011


Egg hunt

St. Katharine Drexel Catholic Church, Lansford, will hold its annual Easter egg hunt on Sunday, April 16, beginning at noon. The event will be sponsored by Catholic Charities. Registration is required.

OLOAA registration

Our Lady of the Angels Academy, Lansford, is accepting registrations for the 2011-2012 school year. Parents can register their child(ren) Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the school office, or can call (570) 645-7170/7101 to arrange an appointment.

Wednesday, March 30, 2011

Summit Hill

SHCIO to meet

The Summit Hill Community Improvement Organization will hold its monthly meeting on Monday, April 4, at 7 p.m. in the Summit Hill Borough Hall. Debra Ranck, president, will be in charge of the session.

Registration open

The Winnie-the-Pooh Preschool, which is sponsored by the Hope of Christ Presbyterian Church, Summit Hill, is accepting registrations.

Parents who would like to enroll their child in the program can call the school, (570) 645-4238, between the hours of 9-11:30 a.m. and 12:30-3 p.m.

Cat licensing

Friday, March 25, 2011


St. Francis choir

There will be choir practice for choir members of St. Francis of Assisi Church in Nesquehoning on Tuesday, March 29 at 1 p.m. Please attend.


First Congregational Church

Morning Worship will be held at First Congregational Church at 9 a.m. Sunday, March 25, followed by Sunday School for all ages at 10 a.m. Confirmation Class will be conducted at 12:30 p.m.

Lenten services will be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday, March 30, followed by choir rehearsal.

Thursday, March 24, 2011

Woman's club

The next meeting of the Nesquehoning Woman's Club will be a dinner hosted by Nancy Kevilly at her Lake Hauto home. The members have their choice of five entrées prepared by Nan and reservations and money deadline is March 28.

The dinner date is Monday, April 4 at 6:30 p.m.

Wednesday, March 23, 2011

Golden Agers

The meeting of March 14 of the Panther Valley Golden Agers was attended by 40 members. President Ronnie Bazik opened the meeting with a prayer and a moment of silence for the victims of the Japanese tsunami. Louise Serfass read some interesting facts for St. Patrick's Day. Irene Hudasky led a songfest of Irish songs.

Prayers were recited for four recently deceased members Martha Ciarvella, Angelo Riccette, Steve Shigo, and Frank Marek.

Monday, March 21, 2011

Summit Hill

Methodist Charge

The schedule for the Coaldale/Summit Hill United Methodist Charge for Sunday, March 20, is as follows:

Worship services will be held at 9 a.m. in the Summit Hill United Methodist Church and at 11 a.m. in the Coaldale United Methodist Church. The Rev. Burgess Gordon, pastor, will officiate at both services.

The adult Sunday school will be held at 9:45 a.m. in the Coaldale church.

A free will offering for the Conference Congo program will be received.

Democrats to meet

Thursday, March 17, 2011


Driver safety

The Outreach Committee of St. Katharine Drexel Catholic Church, Lansford, will sponsor a driver safety course on Saturdays, April 2 and 9, from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the church hall.

The class will be presented by the A.A.R.P. and will include eight-hours of instructions presented in two four-hour sessions.

The class is designed for those attending for the first time and those desiring a more in-depth presentation.

Those 50 and older are encouraged to attend the classroom-only course.

Wednesday, March 16, 2011


THE JROTC of the Panther Valley High School plans to meet on Thursday, March 17 at 6 p.m. in the classroom of the high school.

May 13 is the Awards Night program.

Summit Hill

Cat licensing

Summit Hill Borough officials remind residents the borough has a cat ordinance that requires owners of cats to obtain a license for the pet.

The fee is $5, which includes $4 for the license and $1 for registration and the registration tag.

Friday, March 11, 2011


A meeting of the JROTC of Panther Valley High School will be held on Thursday, March 17 at 6 p.m. in the classroom.

Summit Hill

St. Paul Lutheran

A healing service will be held at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Summit Hill, on Sunday, March 13, beginning at 10:30 a.m. The Rev. John F. Hazel Jr., pastor, will officiate. The Sunday school will meet at 9 a.m.

On Wednesday, March 16, a midweek Lenten service will be held at 7 p.m. at the church. There will be a light supper of soup and sandwiches prior to worship at 6:15 p.m.

Thursday, March 10, 2011


Food bank and dinner

The food bank at Meed's Methodist Church in Nesquehoning will be held on March 17 from 1-3:30 p.m.

The community dinner will be held on March 30 from 5-7 p.m.

Senior Boxes will be given out on April 1 10 a.m. to noon.

All seniors are reminded that sign-ups will be held at this pick up, previous and new.

Please bring proper paper work with you along with ID and proof of income.

All seniors are welcome to sign up for this program


Parish mission