Beauty, Strength, & Endurance, these words were listed at the dedication of the monument for the beauty of the town, strength of the people sent to war & the towns endurance not to give up and continue.


Playground closed

Lubinsky and Miller playgrounds are CLOSED!

Borough Hall

No visitors will be allowed at Borough Hall!

Residents are asked to call 570-622-2255 with any questions, please leave a message and we will get back to you

Tax Collection

Public hours have been cancelled until further notice. Residents can either mail or drop off taxes in the drop box.  If a receipt is needed please include a self addressed stamped envelope!

Coming Events:


See Below for Covid 19 changes


APRIL 11, 2020

No hunt will take place

Easter Bunny will hand out Easter  bags to the registered kids or adults  at curbside at the senior building, April 11,  from 11 A.M. to noon

Children infant to 12 yrs of age

Port Carbon resident please call the Port Carbon Borough Hall to register your child @ 570-622-2255



               This event is cancelled due to Covid 19.  All donated items will be stored for next year.

The Port Carbon Citizens Committee along with its sponsor St. Paul’s Lutheran Church is hosting its 2nd annual three-day Chinese auction, food and bake sale event.

This event will be held on Thursday, April 30 (Shop & drop -6:00 PM-9:00 PM), Friday, May 1 (Shop and Drop -5:00 PM-9:00 PM) with our special food for Friday Homemade Chicken Pot Pie & bake sale, & Saturday, May 2 (Shop & drop 7AM-2:00 PM) with food & bake sale all day. Auction to begin at 2:00 PM all being held at the First United Methodist Church (Red Church) Pike St & Washington St.

Each year the Port Carbon Citizens Committee has several fundraising events to help defray the cost of having the Annual 4th of July baby parade & fireworks display, 5k Run, Children’s Christmas party, Easter egg hunt & other events throughout the year.

We are currently looking for product donations such as gift certificate, monetary gift or even merchandise from your business to be used as raffle items for this Chinese Auction event. It would be greatly appreciated if your business would be able to contribute in any way.

Your company’s name will be placed on our list of sponsors, which will be displayed around the building during our 3 day event.

Please contact Deniece Krater at 570-573-1946 or Peggy Lubinsky at 570-622-2255 (Port Carbon Borough office) if any item needs to be picked up or you can mail your donation to:

Port Carbon Citizens Committee Attention: Chinese Auction   P O BOX 145 Port Carbon PA 17965

Thank you for your consideration,

Deniece Krater

Deniece Krater, Chairman

This event is cancelled due to Covid 19

2nd Annual

Port Carbon

Chinese auction

Food & Bake Sale Event

Held at: First United Methodist Church (red building)

Corner of Pike St & Washington St

April 30 Thursday (shop & drop) 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm

May 1 Friday (shop & drop) 5:00 pm – 9:00 pm

Friday May 1 Special Food night:

Homemade Chicken Pot Pie & bake sale eat in or take out

May 2 Saturday (shop & drop) 7:00 am – 2:00 pm

Auction begins at 2:00 pm

Variety of Food & Bake goods during the day

Proceeds from this event go to help defray costs of the 4th of July Parade & fireworks display

Port Carbon Citizens Committee & its sponsor

St. Paul’s Lutheran Church thank you!!!!

Port carbon community

Yard Sale

Saturday, May 30, 2020

8:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Pick up registration form at:

Port Carbon Borough Hall or Janet Eich Library

Registration Fee of $10 includes:

3 Day advertisement in the Republican-Herald

YOUR information included on a Community Map listing all participating residents

A list of all participants will be available at the

Janet Eich Public Library the day of the event




Port Carbon


5K Run/Walk

Saturday, July 4, 2020

Rain or Shine

8:00 a.m. Start for Runners and Walkers

Race starts and ends at John L. Miller Memorial Playground

Main & Mill Streets, Port Carbon

$25 PreRegistration by June 15, 2020

$30 after June 15 and up to and including the day of the Race

Registration forms available at the Port Carbon Borough Hall & Port Carbon Public Library.

Registration forms available at the Port Carbon Borough Hall & Port Carbon Public Library.

Optional Online Registration Available at www.pretzelcitysports.com

(nominal service fee applies, closes at midnight, the Wednesday before race day.)

Guaranteed sized TShirt to first 200 registered.

T-Shirts will be available the day of the race while supplies last.

Preregistration deadline June 15, 2020

Registration packages will be available for pick up on July 3rd at Port Carbon Public Library from 5:007:00 p.m.

For more information, contact

Deniece or Scott at 5706225824.







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