Jim Thorpe news
St. Mark's Episcopal Church will host a free community supper on Sunday, Sept. 25, from 4-6 p.m. at the Race Street church. The menu for this month is barbecue chicken.
The Hazleton/Lehighton Cluster Women of the ELCA will gather at St. John's Lutheran Church, Sixth and North streets, Jim Thorpe for the Fall Cluster event on Saturday, Sept. 25, from 8:45 a.m. until noon.
The theme will be "Learning About Camp Noah." Congregational pastor Ruth Doty will be the speaker. She is the Northeastern PA. synod's Disaster Preparedness & Recovery Advocate, and will share her recent firsthand experience to Camp Noah in Montana. Camp Noah is a program specifically designed for children in kindergarten through sixth grade, day camp-style, that helps them process a traumatic event in their lives (flood, coal mine disaster ...).
There will also be worship devotions, reports from officers, and time for fellowship. Interested women are invited to attend. The phone number for the church is (570) 325-3471. Contact Women of the ELCA cluster co-coordinator Mary Ann Hazel, (610) 824-6490, with further questions.