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Jim Thorpe news

Published July 01. 2013 05:06PM

Street paving

The Jim Thorpe 2013 street paving project will begin on Tuesday, July 2, at 7 a.m. Raindate is scheduled for Wednesday, July 3. Streets which will be done are Main Street, Canal Street and Germantown Road. Please make your plans accordingly and expect delays.

Girl Scout weekend camp

Girl Scouts in the heart of Pennsylvania Service Unit 309, will be hosting summer weekend camp Aug. 2-4. The Camp Evergreen theme this year is "Once Upon A Camp." There will be hiking, cooking out, nature study, arts and crafts and much more.

Camp enrollment will be limited to 75 girls. Applications will be accepted on a first come, first serve basis. The camp is open to girls in the Scouting program or who would like to become a Scout. For more information call (570) 325-2383 or (570) 645-7500.

Trash collection

Residents of Jim Thorpe reminded that due the July 4th holiday, trash will be collected on Friday, July 5, instead.

Clothing acceptance

St.John's Lutheran Church, South Avenue, will begin to accept new and slightly new, used clothing for their annual free clothing give away. Clothing will be accepted at the church, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. and Wednesday evenings 6-8 p.m. The give away will take place on Aug. 2 and ends on Aug. 17

Dates and times will be announced at a later date.

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