Lehighton Area Lioness Lions Club will meet at 6 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 1 at the home of Pamela and Bill Gothard, 265 Forest Inn Road, Lehighton. All members are asked to bring an appetizer or dessert.
Anyone interested in learning more about Lionism or anyone who would like to attend a meeting should contact Sue Anthony at (610) 377-9015 or email at firstname.lastname@example.org  or email the club at email@example.com .
Dial-a-Devotion speakers for August are: Sunday, Martha Cox; Monday, Jenny Keiper; Tuesday, Rose Marie Austin; Wednesday, Vicky Kocher; Thursday, Kaye Miller; and Friday, Betty Power.
Call (610) 377-1612 24 hours a day for an inspirational message.
Dial-a-Devotion is ministry LIFE (Lehighton Interfaith Fellowship).
Beltzville Lions will meet at 7 p.m. Monday, Sept. 12 at the home of Bob and Gail Maholick, 576 Main Road, Lehighton.
Anyone interested in learning more about Lionism or anyone who would like to become a member of this newly forming club, should contact Gail Maholick at (610) 377-5559 or email Carey@ptd.net .
Blessing of the animals
Trinity Evangelical Lutheran Church, 175 S. Third St., Lehighton, will host a Blessing of the Animals from 2-4 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 1. The ceremony will take place from 2:30-3:30 p.m. Free will donations will benefit Carbon County K-9, Carbon County Friends of Animals and A.S.P.C.A.
For more information call (610) 377-4303.