fund-raisers from 4/30

April 30, 2002


BOONSBORO - Sponsored by Boonsboro High School Class of 1970 Reunion Committee. Tickets are now being sold for a "Once in a Lifetime" vacation package, valued at $4,000. The winner picks the vacation or may choose a cash option of $3,000. Cost is $10 per ticket. Winning number is based on the Maryland 3 digit evening lottery number, Drawing date is Saturday, Sept. 14. A portion of the proceeds benefits the BHS Class of '70 Scholarship Fund. For tickets or information, call 301-791-3803, 301-745-4654, or 1-304-267-1672.

Basket lottery

MAUGANSVILLE - Sponsored by Maugansville Little League. Tickets are being sold through the month of May for the lottery for the month of June. Cost is $5 per ticket or buy four, get one free. Call Carol, 301-733-8843, or Judy, 301-739-7698.

Eleventh annual fabric fair

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Sponsored by Chambersburg Salvation Army Women's Auxiliary, Thursday to Saturday, May 2, 3 and 4, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday and Friday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, the former drug store location at Southgate Shopping Center. All types of sewing and craft projects, fabric, ribbon, patterns, knitting supplies, buttons, how-to books and more will be sold. Proceeds benefit needs of the local Salvation Army Corps. Call 1-717-263-2164, 1-717-263-4323, 1-717-263-1238 or 1-717-267-3334.

Rummage sale

Thursday, May 2, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., St. Mary's School, 218 W. Washington St., Hagerstown. Toys, clothing, books, housewares, plants, collectibles and food will be sold. Fill a bag for $2 after 1 p.m. Free parking in Walnut Street parking lot. Proceeds benefit St. Mary's School.

Sports auction

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Friday, May 3, 7:30 p.m., Shalom Christian Academy, 126 Social Island Road. The auction will feature 130 Nellie Fox cards, including a card and ball cover signed by Fox and a Texas Rangers '72 team-signed ball with Fox's signature; a '50 and '55 Jackie Robinson card; '58 Koufax; '62 Mays; '54 Ford; '55 Reese; basketball with five Maryland Terrapins signatures; items signed by Ripken, Bonds, Mays, Robinson, K. Stewart, R. Lewis, Manning, Marino, Montana, Dorsett, Kelly, Kobe Bryant and NASCAR items signed by Jeff Gordon and the late Dale Earnhardt; and more. For complete listing, call the school, 1-717-375-2223; or visit on the Web.

Nelson Gerhart/J. Robert

Meyers Memorial Golf Tournament

MERCERSBURG, Pa. - Sponsored by James Buchanan Athletic Boosters Association, Saturday, May 4, shotgun start at 8 a.m., Majestic Ridge Golf Club. The format of the tournament will be the "four player scramble" with teams placed in flights based on their 19-hole score. Hole-in-one superprizes will be awarded and a 2002 Buick Century will be featured at a specific hole. Entry fee is $60 and includes continental breakfast at 7:30 a.m., buffet meal following play and soft drinks during play. Proceeds benefit the Athletic Facilities Improvement Fund. Contact Bob Hoffman, 1-717-328-2131; Wayne Henry, 1-717-597-7018; or Dick Heckman at James Buchanan High School athletic office, 1-717-328-2146.

Soup and bake sale

SABILLASVILLE, Md. - Saturday, May 4, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Church of God of Prophecy. Soups of all kinds and sweets will be sold. Call 301-241-3586 or 301-824-2175.

Spring plant sale

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. - Sponsored by the Potomac-Mecklenburg Garden Club, Saturday, May 4, 9 a.m. to noon, Trinity Episcopal Church, German Street. Rain or shine. The sale will feature perennials and herbs grown by members of the club as well as nursery-propagated native plants, grasses, trees and shrubs. Membership in the club is open to anyone with an interest in gardening. Call 1-304-876-2981.

Family fun day

FAIRPLAY - Saturday, May 4, 10 a.m., Woodmen of the World Lodge Hall, 8334 Reichard Road. Rain or shine. There will be a live auction, silent auction, cake walk, children's games and food booths. Ample parking. Proceeds benefit youth camp. Call 301-791-3990.

CHASA walk

Saturday, May 4, 10:30 a.m., City Park, Hagerstown. There will be simultaneous walks on this day across the country to raise funds and awareness for the Children's Hemiplegia and Stroke Foundation, an organization offering support and services to families with children who are coping with the effects of childhood stroke and hemiplegia. Walkers will meet in the parking lot off Park Drive in City Park. Line up sponsors to donate lump sums rather than per mile amounts. Any donations are welcome. Bring a picnic lunch and join the walk. For information, call Laura Newberry, mother of Zakary, a local child coping with hemiplegia, at 301-824-2590.

Animal Health Clinic open house

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