New Seasons at Blue Mountain Health System will hold its annual holiday party on Wed., Dec. 11, 2013 from 6 to 9 p.m. at the Lehighton Borough Annex, at 110 North 3rd St. in Lehighton.
The evening’s festivities will begin with dinner followed by dancing and music, provided by J.D.’s Roadshow—DJ, Jack Dopira. Dinner will be $15 per person and includes hors d’oeuvres, chicken fingers and scalloped potatoes, green beans with almonds, rolls and butter, assorted cakes and beverages. Door prizes will be awarded at the end of the evening.
Registration and pre-payment are required. Please call New Seasons at 610-377-7070 to register.
The Monday, December 16, 2013 meeting of the Palmerton Lions Club will be held at 6:00 PM at the Carbon Career and Technical Institute. Kathy Long, Storyteller will provide the evening’s entertainment. Lions are asked to bring a toy for the “Toys for Tots” program. Reservations for the dinner should be called to Lion Alicia at 570.325.8685 by Monday, December 9, 2013. Members are also reminded about the Santa visitation at the Palmerton Hospital at 6:30 PM on Wednesday, December 11, 2013.
The Monroe County Historical Association will host the annual “Holiday Luncheon at the Stroud Mansion” fund-raiser on Thursday, December 12 and again on Friday, December 13, 2013. There are two seatings each day. The Early Lunch seating will be held from 11:00 a.m. until 12:30 p.m. and the Late Lunch seating will be held 1:00 pm until 2:30 pm.
Community Technology Outreach is up and running! The East Stroudsburg Area School District is proud to announce the third year of Community Technology Outreach, technology workshops for commonly utilized technologies geared for adults. Whether you are experienced in computing or new to the world of gadgets and such, the eTeam of East Stroudsburg is prepared to take on a challenge and help you better understand the tools of this generation.
CHRISTKINDLMARKT- Saturday, December 7, 2013, from 1PM through 6 PM at St. Joseph Catholic Church, North 6th Street, Jim Thorpe!! Come out and do some Christmas shopping while enjoying the great food, bake sale, Theme Basket auction, Good Old Saint Nick, a tour of our beautiful Church, Arts & Crafts Tables and the Christmas Yard Sale! For more information or to rent table space, please call: 570-325-3731. This is a fundraiser for ST. JOSEPH CHURCH. Come and join in the fun!
Bring your pets and kids for adorable pictures with the Safe Haven Rescue Santa Claws on Saturday, December 7 from 10-2 at Berger's Agway, Route 209, Brodheadsville.
On Saturday, Dec. 7th from noon to 4pm author Sherry Blackman, an internationally known author and award winning poet and journalist will be at the Friends Book Store in Jim Thorpe. Ms. Blackman’s book, Call to Witness is the true story of one woman, Jane Gagliardo, and her battle with disability, discrimination, and her wrongful dismissal from her job at a pharmaceutical powerhouse. Ms. Gagliardo, suffering from Multiple Sclerosis, was let go from her job and went on to challenge her employer in a landmark case that changed how corporations treat employees with disabilities. We are so pleased to have both Ms. Blackman and Ms. Gagliardo with us on this Saturday.
Dec 7th. Charge is $5.00 per person. 2 seatings 9 and 10:30 AM. Reservations required. Please call Terry @ 570-778-3802 or the Nesquehoning FC @ 570-669-6684. Santa, Frosty and Rudolf will all be there please bring your Camera.
Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm will present its 23rd annual Old Time Christmas on December 7, 8, 14 and 15, with continuous tours beginning every 15 minutes starting at 3:00 with the last tour going out at 7:00 p.m.
More than any other holiday, Christmas celebrations center on the traditions of our families and our heritage. Begin a new tradition with your family this year with a visit to Quiet Valley Living Historical Farm, where the Christmas customs of the past are brought to life. From the softly glowing lantern lit tour of the 19th century farm to complimentary hot chocolate and cookies, Old Time Christmas is sure to become a favorite holiday tradition for many years to come.
Waggin’ Tails Presents Pet Photos with Santa
Santa will be at Pet Supplies Plus, Route 611, near Target and Home Depot, Stroudsburg on Saturday, December 7 from 11-3 for Pet Photos. Cost is $8 for 5x7 and $10 for an 8x10. Bring all your pets for an adorable photo.