The East End Playground Association is throwing a beach party this Friday, beginning at 7:30 p.m. There will be prizes for the best outfits and free freeze pops.
The movie "Teen Beach" will be shown at dusk, approximately 8:30 p.m.
The playground will also host an appearance by the Cressona Band at 7 p.m. Wednesday.
The Tamaqua Area Faith Fellowship Network will host an evening of ecumenical music, messages and fellowship on Aug. 9. The event will be held at the Tamaqua Arts Center, 125 Pine St., Tamaqua, beginning at 7 p.m.