Free seminars

Lehigh Carbon Community College is offering a number of free educational seminars at its Morgan Campus, 234 High St., Tamaqua. The seminars are being offered in cooperation with several local businesses.

A seminar on "Privacy Protection" will be presented at 6:30 p.m. on Oct. 15, by Jason Brown and Theodore Denbow of Prudential.

Seating is limited. For more information or to register, contact Juliann Longhi at (570) 668-0765 or visit the website www.LonghiFinancial.com [1].

SS. Peter and Paul

The Holy Name Society of SS. Peter and Paul Catholic Church will meet Thursday, at 8 p.m. The meeting will be preceded by a Mass, at 7:30 p.m.

First United Methodist Church

The Rev. James Cavallero will officiate this Sunday at 6:30 p.m. This is a change in the regular weekly worship schedule, due to the annual Tamaqua Heritage Day Festival.

Also on Sunday, the M.O.M. committee will be participating in the festival, offering refreshments in front of the church.

Tuesday, the quilters will meet at 9:30 a.m. and the Charge Conference will be held at 6 p.m

Wednesday, United Methodist Women will meet at noon and the chancel choir will rehearse at 7 p.m.

Audrey Christ will be presenting an organ recital on Oct. 21, at 2:30 p.m., at the church.

Youth Protect workshop offered

Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church, located at the corner of Mauch Chunk and Greenwood streets in Tamaqua, is hosting a youth protection workshop Sunday, Nov. 4 from 2-4 p.m.

The program is open to all area volunteers who work with children. Such training is often required by church and organization policies and insurance carriers.

Melissa B. Haydt, consultation services coordinator for Family Life Services and Diakon, will lead the session.

To register, call (570) 668-2180. There is a small fee.

Please register by Oct. 31.