Jim Thorpe news
Registration for the Toys for Tots campaign will take place on Saturday, Nov. 20; Dec. 3, 4, 10 and 11; at the Salem Bible Fellowship Church, Mahoning Valley. The program is open to children up to the age of 12; and up to 14 for those with special needs. The toy distribution will take place on Dec. 18, from 8 to 1 p.m. at the Salem Church. A barrel for donations for the campaign is located at 22 E. 6th St., Jim Thorpe. If you have any questions you may call Ed at (570) 325-2408.
The Jim Thorpe Ministerium will hold a Thanksgiving Ecumenical Service on Saturday, Nov. 20, at 6 p.m. at St. John's Lutheran Church, North St. The guest preacher will be the Rev. James Ward of Immaculate Conception Church. A time of fellowship will be held after the service in the church auditorium.
Community supper set
Turkey and all the trimmings will be served at this month's free community supper, sponsored by St. Mark's Episcopal Church. The meal will be served on Sunday, Nov. 21, from 4-6 p.m.
Due to the Thanksgiving holiday next week, trash collection in town will be held on Friday, Nov. 26. Please place your trash curb side on Thursday evening.
The Jim Thorpe Borough Council is looking for people interested in the following positions; health agent; and alternates for the planning and zoning commissions. If you are interested, a letter of intent must be received at the borough office no later than Dec. 17. If you have any questions about any of these positions, please call the borough office.