Civic associations set meetings


A num­ber of loc­al com­munity or­gan­iz­a­tions will be meet­ing later this month.

The Burholme Com­munity Town Watch and Civic As­so­ci­ation will meet on Thursday, April 12, at 7 p.m., at United Meth­od­ist Church of the Re­deem­er, at Cottman and Lawndale av­en­ues.

The guest speak­er will be Com­mon Pleas Court Judge Chris Wogan, who is also a former state rep­res­ent­at­ive.

Also, Dave Mc­Car­ron and Paul Corbett will provide in­form­a­tion on an April 21 Night at the Races that will be­ne­fit the Sem­per Fi Fund, which provides fin­an­cial as­sist­ance to wounded Mar­ines and their fam­il­ies.

Two groups will meet on Tues­day, April 17, at 7 p.m.: The Lawn­crest Com­munity As­so­ci­ation will meet at St. Wil­li­am par­ish hall, at Argyle and Rob­bins streets, and North­wood Civic As­so­ci­ation will meet at St. James Luther­an Church, at Castor Av­en­ue and Pratt Street.

The LCA will wel­come of­fi­cials from the 2nd Po­lice Dis­trict, along with Kath­leen Kane, a former Lack­awanna County as­sist­ant dis­trict at­tor­ney who is seek­ing the Demo­crat­ic nom­in­a­tion for state at­tor­ney gen­er­al.

The Friends of Sum­mer­dale Civic As­so­ci­ation will meet on Thursday, April 19, at 7 p.m., at House­man Play­ground, at Sum­mer­dale and God­frey av­en­ues. Rep­res­ent­at­ives from the 2nd Po­lice Dis­trict and Phil­adelphia Gas Works will be in at­tend­ance.

Mem­bers of the Park­wood Civic As­so­ci­ation will meet at 7:30 p.m. on Wed­nes­day, April 18, in St. An­selm’s church hall on Dunks Ferry Road.

The Mill­brook Civic As­so­ci­ation’s next ses­sion will be at 7 p.m. on Tues­day, April 17, in the Cal­vary Ath­let­ic As­so­ci­ation on Deer Path Lane. Mem­ber usu­ally meet on the last Tues­day of the month, but are meet­ing earli­er be­cause April 24 is Elec­tion Day.

Mem­bers of the Nor­mandy Civic As­so­ci­ation will meet at 7 p.m. on April 17 at the Nor­com Com­munity Cen­ter, 10980 Nor­com Road.

The Frank­ford Civic As­so­ci­ation’s next meet­ing will be at 7 p.m. on Thursday, May 3, in the second-floor con­fer­ence room of Aria Health’s Frank­ford cam­pus, 4900 Frank­ford Ave.

The Great­er Bustleton Civic League will meet at 7:30 p.m. on Wed­nes­day, April 25, at the Amer­ic­an Her­it­age Fed­er­al Cred­it Uni­on, 2060 Red Li­on Road. ••


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