"Give thanks to the LORD, for he is good; his love endures forever." Psalms 107:1 NIV
The Effort United Methodist Church is blessed to be hosting our 11th Annual Community Thanksgiving Feast on Thanksgiving Day, Thursday, November 26th.
Area Simon Malls will offer enhanced Black Friday hours to accommodate the needs of busy holiday shoppers. Within the region, Lehigh Valley will be open from 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 26 (Thanksgiving) through 1:00 a.m. on Friday, November 27. The mall will re-open at 6:00 a.m. on Black Friday, November 27 and will close at 10:00 p.m.
The Crossings Premium Outlets will be open from 6:00 p.m. on Thursday, November 26 (Thanksgiving) through 10:00 p.m. on November 27 (Black Friday).
Both shopping centers will offer extended hours throughout the Black Friday weekend:
The December 3, 2015 Lehighton Area Lioness Lions meeting will be held at 6:00 PM at the Carbon Career and Technical Institute. Entertainment will be provided. Members are asked to bring a toy for the annual “Toys for Tots” program. Reservations for the evening should be called to Alicia at 570.325.8685 by November 25th.
The Mauch Chunk Opera House Located at 14 W. Broadway in Jim Thorpe PA Presents The 3rd Annual Harvest Jam with Free Range Folk on Thanksgiving Eve Wednesday, Nov. 25th.
Volunteers are urgently needed for the AARP Tax-Aide Program in Carbon County. Volunteers receive tax preparation training prior to assisting Seniors and low to moderate income clients with their tax returns.
For more information, please call Joe Germy at 610-824-5165.
The Shawnee Playhouse in conjunction with The Shawnee Preservation Society is collecting food to benefit area families in need this Holiday season. Bring non-perishable food items and receive $5 off the regular adult ticket price to our headline show, Once Upon a Christmas, or $2 off the regular admission price for A Winnie The Pooh Christmas.
Tis the season for giving and giving thanks and what better way to kick off the holidays than to make a donation to help improve the community in Monroe County? Pocono Alliance received $10,000 from The Mattioli Foundation to be used towards the Healthy Start Early Childhood Screening Program.
On November 20th, The Glimmer Twins, an eight piece band performing nationally return to the Opera House stage. The Glimmer Twins recreate the look, sound, and feel of The Rolling Stones in their glamorous heyday.