Tamaqua area Girl Scouts collecthundreds of glasses for Lions Club
ANDREW LEIBENGUTH/SPECIAL TO THE TIMES NEWS Some of the girl scouts who participated, from front left, are Kallia Wall, Emily Fremburg, McKayla Wall, Emma Osenbach, and Evelyn Zizelmann. Pictured from back left are Tamaqua Lion Club Sight Night co-chair Erica Dolan, girl scouts Rachael Paisley, Megan Bolton, and Tamaqua Lion Club Sight Night co-chair Sue Dolan. Other girl scouts who collected over 10 glasses, not pictured, were Alexandra Miller, Hannah Reed, Ashley DeAngelo, Kaitlyn Bender, Britney Miller, Briana Kromer, Megan Logan, Kaitlyn Van Horn, Britney Tertel, Victoria Carrell, Kyrsten Milot, Madison Kohlmeir, Kaya Lutz, Talida Lewis, Savannah Alfaro, and Courtney Miller.
Girl Scouts from Tamaqua service unit 310 collected hundreds of sunglasses for the Tamaqua Lions Club "Sight Night" with scouts. Sight Night: Scaring Up Eyeglasses for Those in Need
This was the third year the scouts participated in the drive. Twenty-four girl scouts who participated in the drive earned both a certificate and a badge for collecting 10 or more glasses each. First time collectors also received a special patch from the Tamaqua Lions Club. Nancy Paisley, service unit manager, pointed out how proud she was of all the scouts and families that worked hard to make this year's drive so successful.