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May 07, 2002


Local Interagency

Coordinating Council

Tuesday, May 7, 8:15 to 11 a.m., Marshall Street School, 1350 Marshall St., Hagerstown. The Consolidated Local Implementation Grant for FY 03 will be presented and finalized. The LICC welcomes public input. To obtain information about the Washington County Early Intervention Program or to request a directory of Early Intervention services, call 301-766-8217.

Mack Golden Bulldogs Director's meeting

GREENCASTLE, Pa. - Tuesday, May 7, 9 a.m., Comfort Inn/Chef's Kitchen, Interstate 81 and U.S. 11. Call 301-790-3268.

Beverly Carvers

Tuesday, May 7, 6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Beverly Center, Dual Highway, Hagerstown. The group meets every Tuesday evening at the center. Beginners and experienced carvers are welcome to visit or join in. Call 301-739-1985.

West End Senior Citizens

Thursday, May 9, 10:30 a.m., Grace United Methodist Church, Hagerstown. John Bloyer, register of wills, will speak. Bring a bag lunch. Coffee will be served. Call 301-733-1199.


Thursday, May 9, 7 p.m., St. Joseph Catholic Church Parish Center, 17630 Virginia Ave., Hagerstown. The Christian discussion group geared toward singles will discuss the topic "Are You Ready for a Relationship?" Free and open to the public. Call Angie, 301-797-9445.

Williamsport Lions Club

WILLIAMSPORT - Thursday, May 9, 6:15 p.m., Williamsport American Legion.

Hospice of the Panhandle

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Volunteer recognition dinner, Thursday, May 9, 6:30 p.m., Holiday Inn. Call Hospice of the Panhandle, 1-304-264-0406.

Allison-Antrim Museum meeting

GREENCASTLE, Pa. - Thursday, May 9, 7 p.m., Evangelical Lutheran Church, downstairs social room, 130 N. Washington St. Olga Herbert, director of the Lincoln Highway Heritage Corridor, will present a slide-enhanced talk on "The Lincoln Highway, U.S. 30." Following the presentation, Herbert will lead attendees in a game-show style quiz and will award prizes to the winners. Light refreshments follow. Free and open to the public. Call 1-717-597-9325.

Haven Road Senior Citizens

Friday, May 10, 11:30 a.m., Haven Lutheran Church, 1035 Haven Road, Hagerstown. Paid reservations of $8 for the June catered indoor picnic will be collected. Bring a bag lunch. Dessert and coffee provided. After lunch the group will motorpool to Washington County Agricultural Museum for a guided tour. Visitors welcome. Call 301-733-7904.

National Association of Retired Federal Employees

Chapter 306, Friday, May 10, noon, Antrim House II, Fountain Head Plaza, Hagerstown. Richard Strombotne, vice president of the Maryland Federation of Chapters, will speak. Buffet luncheon, no reservations necessary. Retirees, current employees and spouses are welcome. Call Shirley Aurand, 301-824-7635.

Antietam Garden Club

Monday, May 13, 9 a.m., old Sears parking lot at Long Meadow Shopping Center. Carpool to Willow Pond Farm, 145 Tract Road, Fairfield, Pa. Madeline and Tom Wajda, proprietors, are members of the International Herb Association. Cost of lunch is $15 per person.

Mack Golden Bulldogs

Monday, May 13, 10 a.m., U.A.W. Union Hall, Maugans Avenue, Maugansville. A social hour will begin at 9:15 a.m. with coffee and doughnuts. Sam Dickinson, a geologist from Leesburg, Va., will talk about the science that deals with our planet. Bring a favorite rock that you would like to know about. There are a few seats available for the "Foxwood" trip, June 12 to 14 (Wednesday to Friday) ($257 per person double occupancy). Non-members are welcome. Call 301-790-5745 or


Fairchild Oldtimers

Monday, May 13, 1 p.m., Junction 808 Restaurant, Noland Drive, Hagerstown. All retirees welcome. Call 301-293-2971 or 301-797-8789.

Conococheague Audubon Society

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Monday, May 13, 7:30 p.m., Warfield Hall, campus of Wilson College. Steve Hoffman will present a program on raptor migration.

Tri-State Singles

WAYNESBORO, Pa. - Saturday, May 11, 9 a.m., Chestnut Logs Restaurant, 11657 Buchanan Trail East. Call Dick, 301-824-5200 or Virginia, 301-739-8990.

Hagerstown AM AGLOW

Tuesday, May 14, refreshments and fellowship at 9 a.m., meeting at 9:30 a.m., American Legion Post 42, Northern Avenue, Hagerstown. The group meets the second Tuesday of each month. Free. Pam Seaman will speak about her musical ministry. Park in lower level and enter at rear door.


FUNKSTOWN - Chapter 623, Tuesday, May 14, 1:30 p.m., Funkstown American Legion. The speaker will be from Cracker Barrel Magazine. Sign up for the June picnic. Bring a friend. Refreshments will be served. Call 301-790-0634.

Homewood Auxiliary

WILLIAMSPORT - Tuesday, May 14, 2 p.m., Community Building at Homewood Retirement Center, 16505 Virginia Ave. Lois Harrison will speak on "Homewood - Past and Present." A fellowship hour with refreshments will follow. Call 301-797-5042.

Society for Pennsylvania Archaeology, Cumberland Valley Chapter 27

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