Club meetings 4/23

April 23, 2002

Community meetings

Washington County Republican Club

Wednesday, April 24, 7:30 p.m., Richardson's Restaurant, 710 Dual Highway, Hagerstown. Ken Long, state's attorney, will speak. Dates to remember are the Lincoln Day banquet, Friday, May 10 at Four Points Sheraton; Elephant Club, Thursday, June 20; and the annual picnic, Wednesday, Aug. 28. Call 301-432-6194.

Valley Art Association

Wednesday, April 24, 7 p.m., Mansion House, City Park, Hagers-town. Following the meeting, Ralph Basford will give a demonstration in oil painting.

Greenberry Hills Neighborhood Crime Watch

Thursday, April 25, 7 p.m., Halfway Fire Co. Social Hall, 17421 Lexington Ave., Hagers-town. A Washington County Commissioner, a representative of the 911 Communications Center and a local law enforcement dispatcher will be present for information and questions. Information on the Saturday, June 15, yard sale will be provided. Residents of the Greenberry Hills Development are urged to attend. Call 301-797-1633.

Hagerstown Civil War Roundtable

Thursday, April 25, 6:30 p.m. dinner, meeting at 7:30 p.m., Four Points Sheraton, Dual Highway, Hagerstown. The meal is $15. Robert Jones will speak about Charles Savez, C.S.N., and a Confederate Corsair. The first Henry Kyd Douglas Award will be presented to the Central Maryland Heritage League.


Thursday, April 25, 7 p.m., Dausch Suite of St. Joseph Catholic Church, 17630 Virginia Ave., Hagerstown. This is a Christian discussion group geared toward singles. Ed Branthaver of the Alzheimer's Association will speak on "Normal Aging Processes." Free and open to the public. Call Angie, 301-797-9445.

Longmeadow Lions Club

Thursday, April 25, 6:30 p.m. meal, presentation follows. Judith Hicks will speak on "Issues and Answers Surrounding Long Term Care. RSVP to Secretary Don Talbert, 301-739-2815 by Tuesday, April 23.

Golden Ballroom Spring Dinner-dance

Friday, April 26, dinner at 6 p.m., dance from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m., Hagers-town Elks Club, Robinwood Drive, Hagerstown. Members only. Call 301-739-3639.

Moller Retirees

Friday, April 26, 8 a.m. breakfast, Antrim House Restaurant, Hagerstown. Call 301-733-2086.

Chambersburg Garden Club 66th annual daffodil show

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Saturday, April 27, 1 to 7 p.m. and Sunday, April 28, noon to 4 p.m., First Lutheran Church, 43 W. Washington St. The theme is "Planting a Rainbow. Hundreds of daffodils and 36 flower arrangements will be displayed. Free and open to the public.

Williamsport Lions Club

WILLIAMSPORT - Saturday, April 27, 6 p.m., Plaza Hotel, Underpass Way, Hagerstown. Charter night.

Pig roast

Saturday, April 27, Williamsport Moose Lodge 2462. Contact the lodge, 301-223-7072, for information.

Frederick Ski Club

Sunday, April 28, hike to Mason Neck Wildlife Refuge. Call Sue,


Maugansville Historical Society

Monday, April 29, 7 p.m., Hagers-town Regional Airport conference room, Showalter Road, Hagerstown. Any resident interested in the preservation of the history of the area is invited to attend. Call Frances Bargiel, 301-739-6748.

Town and Country Garden Club

Tuesday, April 30, 9:30 a.m., Trinity Lutheran Church, 15 Randolph Ave., Hagerstown. The program will be a casual morning of floral design. Mary Ellen Bay, director of District Five, Federated Garden Clubs of Maryland will be the guest speaker. Cost is $8. Coffee and pastries will be served. Call 301-733-0178 or 301-733-5168 for reservations.

Fairchild Office Retirees

Tuesday, April 30, 12:30 p.m., Richardson's Restaurant, Dual Highway, Hagerstown. All former Fairchild office employees are welcome. You need not be a retiree. Men are welcome. Call 301-223-9770.

Conococheague Institute

WELSH RUN, Pa. - Quarterly meeting, Tuesday, April 30, 7 p.m., Robert Kennedy Church, intersection of Pa. 416 and Pa. 995, in the village of Welsh Run. Chas Rittenhouse will present "An Itinerant Actor's Experience in the 20th Century." Call 1-717-328-5200.

Manor Church Senior Citizens

BOONSBORO - Wednesday, May 1, Manor Church social hall, Manor Church Road. Each family should bring a covered dish or dessert.

Hagerstown Lioness Club

Thursday, May 2, dinner at 6:30 p.m., Four Points Sheraton, 1910 Dual Highway, Hagerstown. Guests are welcome. All guest reservations and all cancellations must be made by Monday evening, April 29. Call 301-790-0913.

Association for Quality and Participation

GREENCASTLE, Pa. - Thursday, May 2, 5:30 p.m. networking, 6 p.m. dinner, 7 p.m. program, Antrim House Restaurant, Pa. 16 east. The cost is $16. Jennifer Powell, chief of staff at Aetna Inc., will share the story of the success of the FISH philosophy, how it got started and how other companies are using it. Reservation deadline is Thursday, April 25. Contact Thelma Diehl, 1-717-267-7912, fax

1-717-267-6383, e-mail or Marian Witherow, 1-717-794-2600, fax 1-717-794-2040 or send to e-mail

Washington County Retired Educational Personnel Association

Spring luncheon, Friday, May 3, 11:15 a.m., Four Points Sheraton, Dual Highway, Hagerstown. Reservations must be made by Monday, April 29. Send a check for $14.50, payable to WCREPA, to Phyllis Wisherd, 208 E. Irvin Ave., Hagers-town, Md. 21742. Call 301-733-3304.

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