Fall church activities

August 10 & 17 – Indoor yard sale – Syt. John UCC

August 21 – Peach Social – Zion Lutheran

August 27 – Hoagie sale – St. John UCC (order by Aug. 21)

September 15 – National Back to Church Sunday

September 18 – Apple social – Zion Lutheran

October 2, 3 – Rummage sale – Zion Lutheran

October 8, 9, 10 – Rummage sale – St. John’s Lutheran

October 8 – “Out of the Darkness: Strategies and Tools for Facing the Drug Epidemic for Faith Leaders” – A Tuesday in October – 6 hour training – Zion Lutheran

October 18 – Chamber of Commerce breakfast – Zion Lutheran

October 23 – Pumpkin social – Zion Lutheran

October 27 – Trunk or Treat – Zion Lutheran

November 2, 4, 5 – Rummage sale – St. John UCC

December 7 – Community Advent Breakfast

December 15 – Frosty’s Christmas family event – Zion Lutheran

January 1 – Community sauerkraut dinner – Zion Lutheran

July 4th picnic bags

Colton Becker, Mary Ruth Taylor and Judy Brennan assemble picnic bags for distribution to families in the Tamaqua area. The holiday distribution started several years ago and continues as an ecumenical project in the community. Churches contributing to this year’s project include the American Primitive Methodist Church, St. John’s Lutheran Church, Trinity United Church of Christ, St. John United Church of Christ and Zion Lutheran Church.