The Best Tricky Tray on Sun., March 8th at the Jim Thorpe Memorial Hall E. 10th St. Benefits St. Joseph Regional Academy. Doors open Noon & auction 3pm. Over 100 unique & creative items. There will be homemade food & bake sale. Tickets for baskets ($30 min value) only $5 for sheet of 25 & chances on Blockbuster items (over $75 value) are $1 ea. You need not be present to win. Can't make it? Buy advanced tickets before 3/5 from any SJRA student or call the school at 570-325-3186 or www.sjracademy.org. Thank you for your support!
On Friday, March 6, one of the earliest of British blues bands, Savoy Brown, perform with founder guitarist Kim Simmonds at the helm.
This band helped launch the 1967 UK blues boom movement that paved the way for such acts as Led Zeppelin, and brought blues music back to the USA invigorating the style forever. Savoy Brown have released 37 albums. Simmonds was recently inducted into Hollywood's Rock Walk of Fame. They are one of the longest, continuously running Blues/Rock bands in the world today. Tickets are $25.00
Free Diabetes Self Management Programs (DSMP) consisting of three consecutive classes each will be offered in both Waymart and Lords Valley during the month of March.
Waymart classes will be held March 3, 10 and 17 from 5 pm to 7 pm in the Wayne Woodlands Manor Community Room, 37 Woodlands Drive, Waymart. A duplicate series will be offered in the Pike County Medical Center at Wayne Memorial Outpatient Services office, Route 739, Lords Valley on March 12, 19 and 26.
Blue Mountain Health System will offer two food and nutrition health fairs in recognition of National Nutrition Month®. The fair at the Palmerton campus will be held on Wed., March 25, 2015 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. in the cafeteria and hallway on the ground floor at 135 Lafayette Ave. in Palmerton. The Gnaden Huetten fair will be held on Tues., March 31, 2015 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. in the hospital’s ground floor lobby, 211 N. 12th St. in Lehighton.
Join the Carbon Chamber and Economic Development Corp. for a ribbon cutting ceremony and celebration featuring the one year anniversary at In The Mix Pub, 106 E. Catawissa St., Nesquehoning on Saturday, February 28 at 3 p.m.
In The Mix Pub is a family owned and operated bar restaurant with a mix of people, ideas, drinks, beers, and food in Nesquehoning. Their goals are simple; to furnish a clean, comfortable and unique environment, and provide quality food and drinks within a professional manner by engaging patrons through personal interactions.
There is a lot to choose from on stage in the month of March at the Shawnee Playhouse! A musical comedy – Little Shop of Horrors, original plays being read, and The Crucible, a play that is both historical and pertinent to our contemporary society.
Monday – pinochle, penny games, crafts
Tuesday – bingo
Wednesday – wheel of fortune/ bean bags/ exercises
Thursday – pinochle, crafts, penny games
Friday – bingo
3/2/15 – 2015 Green Industry Winter Update, 1:00 – 3:00 PM, Penn State Extension office in Monroe County, 724 Phillips St, Suite 201, Stroudsburg PA 18360. Fee: $15. Topics: Spray Adjuvants for the Green Industry; approved for (2) core credits. Pre-registration is required by March 1 by visiting http://extension.psu.edu/plants/green-industry/events
It's been a rough season for many parts of the country this winter. Lots of snow, ice and deadly low temperatures make for dangerous conditions for people. Imagine what this is like for our four legged friends?
Here are a few tips to make the remainder of this winter a little more bearable for the family pet...
The February 26, 2015 Lehighton Area Lioness Lions Club board meeting will be held at 7:00 PM at the Gnaden Huetten Memorial Hospital Community Room.
The club is busy preparing for the club’s annual Bunny Lunch to be held on March 21, 2015 at the Lehighton Recreation Center.