Community News

May 22, 2001

Community News

Club news

Washington County Republican Club

Wednesday, May 23, 7:30 p.m., Richardson's Restaurant, Dual Highway, Hagerstown. Members of the local delegation will give a report on the last legislative session.

Valley Art Association

Wednesday, May 23, 7 p.m., Mansion House, Hagerstown. There will be a watercolor demonstration by Cindy Downs following the meeting.

Hagerstown Civil War Round Table

Thursday, May 24, Four Points Sheraton, U.S. 40, Dual Highway, Hagerstown. Bruce Mowday will present the lecture "Unlikely Allies - The Story of Fort Delaware." The E. Russell Hicks/Louis Tuckerman Scholarship will be presented.

Tri-State Singles

Thursday, May 24, 6 p.m., Windy Hill Restaurant, Md. 68, Clear Spring. For information about the group, call Dick 301-824-5200 , Virginia 301-739-8990 or Catherine 1-717-762-5610.

Moller Retirees

Friday, May 25, 8 a.m. breakfast at Antrim House Restaurant, Fountain Head Plaza, Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown.

Positively Single

Friday, May 25, 7:30 p.m., downstairs at the Frederick Church of the Brethren, Fairview and West 2nd Street, Frederick, Md. Doug Clark, a teacher from Christ United Methodist Church will speak. An interdenominational Christian singles group meeting. Bring a snack or drink to share. For information, call 1-301-695-5174 or 1-301-416-8739.

Tri-State Singles

Saturday, May 26, 9 a.m., Junction 808 Restaurant, 808 Noland Ave., Hagerstown. For information about the group, call Dick 301-824-5200, Virginia 301-739-8990 or Catherine 1-717-762-5610.

United Daughters of the Confederacy

Fitzhugh Lee Chapter 279, Saturday, May 26, 1 p.m., National Museum of Civil War Medicine, 100 Adventist Drive, Frederick, Md. Any woman descended from a Confederate soldier or patriot is eligible to join. Call 1-301-663-0769.

Kiwanis Club of Suburban Hagerstown

Tuesday, June 5, 6:15 p.m., Avellino's at Venice Inn, Dual Highway, Hagerstown. Group meets the first and third Tuesdays of each month.

Carpenters Retirees Club

Monday, May 28, 8 a.m., Williamsport Red Men Hall, Md. 68, Williamsport. All present and past retired members of United Brotherhood of Carpenters and Joiners of America and spouses are welcome. Del. Robert McKee will speak. Call Fred E. Davis, 301-223-7350.

Maugansville Historical Society

There will be no May meeting due to the Memorial Day holiday. The next meeting will be June 25 at Hagerstown Regional Airport conference room. Call Frances Bargiel at 301-739-6748 for information.

Sons and Daughters of Italy

Dan Di Mucci Lodge 2465, Tuesday, May 29, 7:30 p.m., Tony's Italian Restaurant, Hagerstown. Plans for the 20th annual Columbus Day Banquet Oct. 6 will be finalized. Joe Manchin III, West Virginia secretary of state, will speak. Call Dominic Filippissi, 301-739-1678, or Marco Caponi, 1-304-267-7333.

Emmitsburg Senior Citizens

Card party, Wednesday, May 30, doors open at 5:30 p.m., cards at 6:30 p.m., Senior Center, 300 S. Seton Ave., Emmitsburg, Md. The party is open to the public. Pinochle and 500 will be played. Refreshments will be available. Cost is $2. Call 1-301-447-6253 between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m.

Tri-State Singles

Wednesday, May 30, 6 p.m., Chestnut Logs Restaurant, 11657 Buchanan Trail East, Waynesboro, Pa. For information about the group, call Dick 301-824-5200, Virginia 301-739-8990 or Catherine 1-717-762-5610.

Hagerstown Lioness Club

Thursday, June 7, dinner at 6:30 p.m., Four Points Sheraton, 1910 Dual Highway, Hagerstown. William D. King Sr., past district governor, will install officers for 2001-2002. Guests are welcome. Guest reservations and all cancellations must be made by June 4. Call 301-790-0913.

Support groups

TOPS, Take Off Pounds Sensibly

Maryland 77 Hagerstown Chapter, Monday, May 21, weigh-in from 8 to 9:15 a.m., meeting from 9:15 to 10:30 a.m., rear entrance Washington Square United Methodist Church, Hagerstown. Joan Jones will present the program. Guests are welcome to attend. Call 301-791-4909, 301-739-6267 or 1-717-597-8747.


Tuesday nights, 7:30 to 8:30 p.m., First Presbyterian Church in Martinsburg, W.Va., south of the square in downtown Martinsburg. For medical professionals in recovery or striving for recovery. Call 301-432-4130 or 1-304-262-1744 for information.


Sponsored by the Mental Health Association of Maryland Washington County Branch, the group meets each Wednesday from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Provides peer support for those suffering the loss of a spouse or significant other through divorce or seperation. There are no fees. Call 301-733-6555 for information or to register. Someone will return your call.

Problem Gamblers Help Network of West Virginia

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