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Panther Valley

Wednesday, September 8, 2010


AMVETS to meet

Members of the AMVETS Post 83, Lansford, will meet on Sunday, Sept. 12, at noon at the post home. Commander Michael Frey will be in charge and asks that all regular members of the post attend.

Council to meet

The Lansford Borough Council will meet at 6:30 tonight in the community center. Robert Gaughan, president, will chair the session.

Summit Hill

Scripture sharing

Tuesday, September 7, 2010


At 7 p.m. each Wednesday St. John's Lutheran Church, 1 E. Abbott St.,

Lansford, holds an informal worship: a spiritual, peaceful evening

service with Holy Communion. All are welcome to this relaxed, brief

evening prayer. For those who wish to come early, a simple supper is served

at 6 p.m., followed by a brief adult and children's Bible study at 6:30.

For more information, call Pastor Marjorie Keiter, 645-0356.

PV golden agers

Tuesday, September 7, 2010


Coaldale Lions meetings

The Coaldale Lions will resume its indoor meeting schedule this month.

The first meeting of the group will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 14, and the second meeting will be held on Tuesday, Sept. 28. Both meetings will take place at the Viennese Villa in Coaldale and start at 5:45 p.m. President Robert E. Ames will preside.


VFW auxiliary

Friday, September 3, 2010

PV senior center

Fran Craigie, the manager of the Panther Valley Senior Center, has announced the list of activities for September.

On Labor Day, Sept. 6 the center will be closed. Sept. 7 is line dancing and a Sunshine Meeting. Sept. 8 is the celebration of birthdays and bingo at 11 a.m. Sept. 9 will be blood pressure screenings from 10:30 to 11 a.m. Sept. 10 there's a trip to the Hollywood Casino leaving CVS at 9:30 a.m.

Thursday, September 2, 2010

Summit Hill

Presbyterian church

The Summer schedule of services at the Hope of Christ Presbyterian Church, Summit Hill, will end this Sunday, Sept. 5. This week's service will begin at 9:30 a.m. Sunday.

Beginning Sunday, Sept. 12, the usual worship hours will resume as follows:

Sundays Junior choir rehearsal, 8:45 a.m.; Sunday school, 9:15 a.m.; worship service, 10:30 a.m., with Holy Communion to be celebrated on the first Sunday of each month; Fellowship coffee time, 11:30 a.m., or after the worship service.

Tuesday, August 31, 2010

Summit Hill

Scripture sharing

The weekly scripture sharing sessions sponsored by St. Joseph Catholic Church, Summit Hill, will be held on Thursday, Sept. 2, at 7 p.m. in the church rectory.

CCD registration

St. Joseph Catholic Church, Summit Hill, and St. Katharine Drexel Catholic Church, Lansford, have scheduled CCD registration sessions for youths from those churches who attend Panther Valley School District schools. They are as follows:

Tuesday, August 31, 2010

The September meeting of the Nesquehoning Conservation Club will be Wednesday, Sept. 1 at 6:30 p.m. at Maple Shade.

Monday, August 30, 2010

Girl Scout registration

Nesquehoning Girl Scout registration will take place on Monday, Aug. 30 from 6-7:30 p.m., in the Meed's Methodist Church on West Catawissa Street. There is a registration fee.

Citrano family reunion

The 16th Citrano Family Reunion of Nesquehoning was held at the New Columbus Fire Company on Aug. 21. Fifty people attended.

PV Knee Hi

The Panther Valley Knee-Hi regular monthly meeting will be held Tuesday, Sept. 14 at 8 p.m. at The Sports Zoo in Lansford.

Friday, August 27, 2010


St. Ann Society

The Frances C. Jakabcin District of the First Catholic Slovak Ladies Auxiliary will hold its fall meeting on Sunday, Sept. 19.

The event will be hosted by the Hazleton branches 45 and 105 and will be held in the Lobitz Catering Hall, Rt. 940, Hazleton, beginning at 1:30 p.m.

Members of the St. Ann Society of St. Katharine Drexel Catholic Church, Lansford, and other local branch members who are planning to attend should call President Veronica Bazik, (570) 645-5253, to make reservations. The deadline is Friday, Sept. 3.

Fall program

Thursday, August 26, 2010

Citrano family reunion

The 16th Citrano Family Reunion of Nesquehoning was held at the New Columbus Fire Company on Aug. 21. Fifty people attended.

Zion Lutheran Church

Morning worship begins at 9 a.m. Sunday. Blessing of book bags will be held this week. All children are welcome to bring their school book bags to be blessed. The Rev. John Hazel is pastor, (570) 646-3469. Visitors are always welcome.

World Hunger boxes will be distributed on Sept. 5, Labor of Love Sunday. The boxes will be collected on Nov. 21, Christ the King Sunday.