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Published June 10. 2013 05:07PM

Class 1965

Members of the Jim Thorpe High School 1965 class will meet on Thursday, June 13, at the Blue Ridge Country Club. The social hour will begin at noon. Members of the class interested in attending should contact George Kunkel, (570) 778-6678, by today, Monday, June 10.

Bible study

The Women's Bible Study group will be meeting on June 12 and June 16, at St. John's Lutheran Church, South Avenue at 6:30 p.m. The group is studying the Book of Acts and is lead by Joan DeAcetis.

Bible school

Ebenezer E.C. Church will host a Vacation Bible School from June 17-21 at the church at 441 Center Ave. It will be open to children in grades kindergarten to 12 and is from 6-8:45 p.m. If you wish to register your children, call Michelle at (570) 325-2855.

Class of 1964

The next gathering of the members of the Jim Thorpe High School class of 1964 will be on Wednesday, June 19 at the Mahoning Valley Country Club at noon. Members are asked to bring their yearbooks with them and a nonperishable item, which will be donated to the local food pantries in the borough.

Tell It On the Mountain

Tell It On the Mountain is the theme for this year's Ecumencial Vacational Bible School. It will be held from June 24-28, at St. John's Lutheran Church, South Avenue, 6 -8:30 p.m. It is open to children of all denominations preschool through sixth grade. Registration forms have be placed in the local churches, however you may also contact Melanie Schafer, (570) 325-3391 or email

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