Sunday, December 21, 2014

Panther Valley

Thursday, May 22, 2014



of officers

Nesquehoning Memorial VFW Post 8008 and its ladies auxiliary will hold joint Installation of Officers at 7 p.m. Friday.

All officers should be present.

Auxiliary members are requested to bring a dessert item.

Summit Hill

Food pantry

Food distribution dates for the Summit Hill Food Pantry will be Tuesdays, May 27, June 24, July 22, Aug. 26, Sept. 23, Oct. 28 and Mondays, Nov. 24 and Dec. 22.

Distribution will take place between 10-11:30 a.m.

Friday, May 16, 2014

VFW Ladies Auxiliary sets special meeting

A special meeting of the Nesquehoning VFW Ladies Auxiliary will be held at 1 p.m. Sunday.

The purpose of the meeting will be for electing officers for 2014-15.

It is imperative that all members attend this important meeting for the future of the auxiliary.

Thursday, May 15, 2014


Memorial Day Service

A Community Memorial Day Service will be held at 9 a.m. Sunday, May 25, at First Congregational Church, Coaldale.

The Community Choir will sing several patriotic songs honoring the veterans.

Anyone who is interested in singing in the choir is invited to attend the rehearsal at 7 p.m. Thursday, May 22, at the church.

Next week's schedule is as follows:

Sunday, May 18, 9 a.m. Morning Worship; 10 a.m. Sunday School for all ages.

Monday, May 19, 7 p.m. Church Board meeting.

Tuesday, May 20, Women's Class meeting.

Friday, May 9, 2014


Coaldale UMC

The United Methodist Church, on the corner of Second and W. High streets, Coaldale, has changed it's time of worship with church now beginning at 10:30 a.m.

The church welcomed its new minister, the Rev. Elisandra Garcia, who has recently accepted the position and encourages all to come and meet her and visit the "Little Dutch Church" as it was called in the past.

With the church's long and fruitful history, Rev. Garcia is excited to go forth with community involvement and welcoming new congregants or visitors searching for a church.

Thursday, May 8, 2014


First Congregational Church

Morning Worship and Sunday School for all ages will be conducted at 9 and 10 a.m., respectively, on Sunday at First Congregational Church, Coaldale.

The Kids Klub will meet at 7 p.m. Wednesday, May 14, while choir rehearsal will take place at 7 p.m.

Morning worship will be held at 9 a.m. Sunday, May 18, followed by Sunday School at 10 a.m.

Vacation Bible


Vacation Bible School will be held at First Congregational Church, Coaldale, from 6 to 8 p.m. July 21 through July 25.

Wednesday, May 7, 2014


New hours

New window hours in the borough of Coaldale are as follows:

Ÿ 10 a.m. until 5 p.m. Mondays

Ÿ 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays

Ÿ Noon until 3 p.m. Wednesdays

Spring cleanup

Coaldale Borough will have its annual spring cleanup day on Wednesday, May 14.

Large items will be picked up, including washers, dryers, stoves, refrigerators and a limit of four tires/tire rims.

All items must have all chemicals removed and doors taken off.

In addition, up to 10 bags of garbage will be collected.

Friday, May 2, 2014

Summit Hill

Spring clean up

On Wednesday, May 7, Summit Hill will be hosting its spring clean up for the West side of town along with Laurel Drive and East and West Mountaintop Road. This day will also be regular garbage pickup.

Items to be picked up include: tires (no more than five), tire rims, auto body parts, refrigerators, freezers, vending machines, dehumidifiers, water coolers, heat pumps, washers, dryers and stoves.

Wednesday, April 30, 2014

Panther Valley

Senior Center

The following are a listing of upcoming activities during the month of May at the Panther Valley Senior Center, 90 E. Catawissa St., Nesquehoning.

All activities begin at 11 a.m. unless otherwise noted.

Sign in by 10:30 a.m. for the next day's lunch.

Ÿ Thursday, May 1: Name that tune

Friday, May 2: Scattergories

Monday May 5: Sunshine meeting at 10 a.m., Pay Bingo

The center will be closed May 6-16 for senior games.

Thursday, April 24, 2014


Senior center

The following is a list of upcoming activities at the Panther Valley Senior Center, 90 E. Catawissa St., Nesquehoning. All activities begin at 11 a.m. unless otherwise noted. Sign in by 10:30 a.m. for the next day's lunch.

Ÿ Friday, April 25: Shopping, CCCT 9:30; women's pool and men's cards at 11 a.m.

Ÿ Monday, April 28: Pinochle at 10 a.m., Penny Game at 11 a.m.

Ÿ Tuesday, April 29: Van trip, lunch, bowling and shopping in Hometown.

Ÿ Wednesday, April 30: Pay Bingo.

Friday, April 18, 2014


AMVETS to meet

A reorganizational meeting of the Lansford AMVETS Post 83 will be held at 4 p.m. Sunday, April 27, at the American Legion Post 123 located at 3 W. Ridge St.

Summit Hill

Shade Tree Commission

The Summit Hill Shade Tree Commission will be conducting its annual Arbor Day ceremony and tree plantings at 9 a.m. Saturday, April 26.

The ceremony and memorial plantings will be held in Ludlow Park at the gazebo.