Panther Valley news
First Congregational Church
Graduates will be honored during the Morning Worship at 9 a.m. Sunday, June 6, at First Congregational Church.
The church board will meet at 7 p.m. Monday, June 7.
Vacation Bible school is scheduled for 6 to 8 p.m. June 21-25. Children and youth ages 3 to 18 are welcome. To register, call (570) 645-9426.
St. Paul Lutheran Church, Summit Hill, will hold its weekly worship service on Sunday, June 6, at 10:30 a.m. The Rev. John Hazel, pastor, will officiate.
A special congregational meeting will be held immediately following the worship service. Items to be discussed are the expense ratio with Zion Lutheran Church, Nesquehoning, the Simply Giving Program, and consideration of selling the parsonage.
The church council encourages all members to attend this important meeting that is vital to the future of St. Paul's.
SHCIO to meet
The Summit Hill Community Improvement Organization will hold its monthly meeting on Monday, June 7, at 7 p.m. in the Summit Hill Borough Hall. Debra Ranck, president, will be in charge of the session.
To work on system
The Summit Hill Water Authority will be conducting water system maintenance work in the 4090 block of West Ludlow Street on Monday, June 7. Residents in that area may experience water interruption throughout the day.
The schedule for the Hope of Christ Presbyterian Church, Summit Hill, for Sunday, June 6, is as follows: Junior choir, 8:45 a.m.; adult Bible class, 9 a.m.; Sunday school, 9:15 a.m.; and service of worship, 10:30 a.m., with the Rev. Frederick W. Rogers, pastor, officiating. Child care is provided.
The Summit Hill Memorial Day Parade Committee has announced the winners of its annual home-decorating contest, held in conjunction with the recent holiday weekend festivities in town.
The first place winner was Dorothy Domarecki, 236 E. Ludlow St. She received a prize of $100.
Second-place went to Gregory and Raylene Miller, 135 W. Hazard St., while the third-place winner was Keith and Betty McCall, 800 E. White Bear Drive. They were awarded $50 and $25, respectively.
To visit parish
The Frances C. Jakabcin District of the First Catholic Slovak Ladies Association will visit St. Katharine Drexel Catholic Church, Lansford, for its annual "out of town board meeting." The event will take place on Sunday, June 6, beginning with a Mass at 1 p.m. The Rev. Msgrs. Peter Polando and Thomas Derzack will be the celebrants.
After the Mass, members will meet at the Lantern, Nesquehoning, for the dinner-meeting.