Summit Hill/Lansford News
St. Paul Lutheran
The Rev. Richard J. Hinkle, a retired pastor from Weatherly, will lead the worship service at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Summit Hill, on Sunday, May 13. He will preside at the 10:30 a.m. worship service.
The Sunday school will meet at 9 a.m. Sunday, May 20, will be the last day of Sunday school for the season.
Food pantry news
The Summit Hill Food Pantry, headquartered in the Summit Hill Heritage Center building, Hazard and Chestnut streets, will be open for its May distributions on Tuesday, May 22, from 10 a.m. to noon.
Persons who have been receiving the food "boxes" are asked to note no telephone call reminders will be made. In the event there is a change in pantry hours, the recipients will be notified by telephone.
Rosemarie Armon, pantry director, is maintaining an up-to-date roster with telephone numbers of regular recipients. Anyone whose contact information changes is required to notify her of that information.
The First Catholic Slovak Ladies Association, which consists of Branch 140, St. Ann Society, and Branch 46, St. Mary Magdalene Society, Lansford, will award monetary gifts to its members who will graduate from eighth grade and high school.
Information on the graduates (name, address of member, name of school and date of graduation) must be submitted to Carolyn Bazik, 121 W. Bertsch St., Lansford, PA 18232, for eighth grade graduates; or Louise Dunstan, 210 E. Patterson St., Lansford, PA., for high school graduates.
St. Katharine Drexel Catholic Church, Lansford, will sponsor a bloodmobile for the Miller-Keystone Memorial Blood Center on Monday, June 18, from 1-6:30 p.m. in the church hall.
Miller-Keystone is the sole provider of blood for local hospitals.
Donors must be 17 years of age or older. Individuals can donate whole blood up to six times per year.
To schedule a donation, call the church office.