The Concourse Club of Palmerton

​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​This page is for Concourse Club members to stay informed of our meetings and member events.  If you're interested in joining Concourse Club, please contact our membership chair, Joan Turko, at 610.826.2716 or send an email to us at concourseclub@gmail.com​. 


DECEMBER MEETING- DEC 8TH- JOIN US AT RADICAL WINE 

Please note the date change from our customary 1st Thursday of the month due to the Christmas House Tour. December's meeting will be held on Thursday, December 8th and features fun and games at Radical Wine Company at 511 Mahoning Dr E, Lehighton, PA 18235. The gathering runs from 5-8pm. We hope that you can join us!


Our December tradition of collecting items for the Domestic Violence Service Center continues. Items can be brought to the meeting or dropped off at Marge Porambo's home. Wish list: Socks, underwear (all sizes infant to adult), diapers (especially sizes 3 & 4), pull up diapers, baby wipes, sippy cups, powdered formua, family size toothpaste, toothbrushes, shampoo, conditioner, body wash, deoderant, tampons, sanitary pads, combs, hair brushes, blow dryers, laundry detergent, softener, dryer sheets, first-aid kits, ace bandages, ice packs, anti-bacterial ointment, wound care spray or cream, alarm clocks, umbrellas, crib sheets, twin bed sheets, pillow cases, pillows, coloring books, crayons, school supplies, construction paper, children's puzzles, dollar store toys, baby monitors, pre-paid phone cards, gift cards to supermarkets, Walmart, or Target. Please send only new items.


THE CHRISTMAS HOUSE TOUR IS BACK! FRI, DECEMBER 2ND

​The halls are decked in preparation for the return of the club's Christmas House Tour on Friday, December 2nd from 4-8pm. In the event of inclement weather, the tour will take place on Saturday, December 3rd. Tickets are $10 per person and will be available in advance of the event at the Palmerton Library and the Palmerton Heritage Center. Tickets will also be available for sale on the day of the event at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church after 3:30pm. Access the following link for a flyer for the event featuring this year's homes: Christmas House Tour.pdf If you're in the mood for holiday baking, donations are requested at Holy Trinity Lutheran Church for the reception area. Baked goods can be dropped off at Holy Trinity on Thursday, Dec 1 from 3:30-5:30pm or Friday, Dec 2nd from 10am-1pm. If unable to drop off your  baked goods during these times, contact Sharon Minnich at 610.533.3419 for alternate arrangements.

CHRISTMAS IN THE PARK- SAT, DECEMBER 3RD

The Concourse Club is an inaugural supporter of the Christmas in the Park festivities and we're pleased to see this recent tradition continue. We are hosting a large bake sale and would appreciate your yummy donations at the park on December 3rd beginning at 11am. Contact Barbara Hafer-Prout with questions. All income from the bake sale supports the club and its endeavors.


TRAVEL TOILETRIES
Joan Turko would be happy to collect any toiletries that you've accumulated on your travels. These items are attractively packaged and given out to CACPAC clients. If you've got one or two...or maybe even a collection of items, please drop them off at Joan Turko's home by Saturday, December 2nd.


ADVISORY BOARD MEETING
Our next Advisory Board meeting will be held on Monday, January 23rd at 7pm in the Palmerton Area Library Gallery.