Lenten services

The combined worship service of Lent between Jerusalem Evangelical Lutheran and Jerusalem UCC, Trachsville, St. Matthew's UCC, Kunkletown, Salem UCC, Gilbert, and Salem-St. Paul Lutheran, Kresgeville, will be held Feb. 20 at Jerusalem Evangelical Lutheran.

On Wednesday, Feb. 27, services will be held at St. Matthew's UCC, Kunkletown. The guest preacher will be Pastor Bill Ellsworth.

Soup and sandwiches are from 6:30-7:30 p.m., and worship begins at 7:30 p.m.

Palmerton Camera Club

The Palmerton Camera Club will meet Thursday, Feb. 28, at 7:30 p.m. at the Holy Trinity Lutheran Church, 5th and Lafayette, Palmerton.

This month's photo challenge subject is "Vintage." You may bring your images to the meeting. This evening's program is Framing and Matting by Carla Binder.

The group's club site is http://palmertoncameraclub.squarespace.com [1].

Meetings are open to the public. For more information, contact (610) 826-7285, or bcrein@ptd.net [2].

Married for decades

Helen (Costenbader) Carson and her husband, Ray, of Lewes, Del. recently celebrated their 76th wedding anniversary. They were married on Valentine's Day in 1937.

Helen is originally from Bowmanstown.