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Published June 10. 2011 05:00PM

Food pantry

The Shepherd House Food Pantry at Ebenezer E.C. Church will be open on Saturday, June 11 from 9-11 a.m. Please note the change in hours. Recipients must reside within the Jim Thorpe Area School District. The pantry is located at 441 Center Ave. in Jim Thorpe. Please call (570) 325-2855 for more information or to volunteer.

Vacation Bible School

Son Surf Beach Bash Vacation Bible School will be held at Ebenezer E.C. Church, 441 Center Ave., Jim Thorpe, from June 13-17 from 6-8:45 p.m. Ages 5-18 are welcome to attend for a fun week of games, crafts, songs, snacks, and stories. The VBS is free. Call (570) 325-2855 for more information.

Football booster club

The next meeting of the Jim Thorpe Olympian Touchdown Club will be held on Monday, June 13, at 6 p.m. in the commons area of the high school. The meetings are open to anyone interested in the football program of the high school. Parents are asked to join the meetings and help in any way with this year's program.


The American Red Cross Bloodmobile will be at Memorial Park on Wednesday, June 29, from 1-6 p.m. You must be 17 years of age to be a donor.

Class reunion

The Jim Thorpe High School Class of 1991 will host its 20-year reunion on Sunday, July 17, at Jim Thorpe Memorial Park in the Beer Pavilion, starting at noon.

Anyone in the Jim Thorpe High School Class of 1990 or 1992 is also welcome to attend. Please RSVP by July 7 to Jill Gavornik at (570) 325-4089 or

Classmates are invited to enjoy a fun-filled day of music, food, and laughter and reminisce about their high school days.

Please bring a covered dish to share. There is a small admission charge.

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