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May 28, 2002

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Moller Retirees

Breakfast, Friday, May 31, 8 a.m., Antrim House Restaurant, Fountain Head Plaza, Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown. All retirees are welcome. Call 301-733-2086.

Tri-State Singles

Friday, May 31, 6 p.m., Edna's house for a pot luck dinner. Bring a dish to pass that serves 6 to 8 people. RSVP needed. To RSVP, for directions to dinner or for information about the group, call Dick, 301-824-5200; or Virginia, 301-739-8990. Also, Saturday, June 1, 9 a.m., Richardson's Restaurant, Dual Highway, Hagerstown.

Beaver Creek Cemetery Association

Saturday, June 1, 7 p.m., Beaver Creek Church of the Brethren Fellowship Hall, 20402 Beaver Creek Road, Hagerstown. All lot owners are urged to attend.


Hospice-Church Liaison training class and meeting

HAMPSHIRE COUNTY, W.Va. - Monday, June 3, class 6 to 7:30 p.m., meeting 7:30 to 8 p.m. For details and location, call Hospice of the Panhandle, 1-304-264-0406.

American Legion Auxiliary

FUNKSTOWN - Dixon Troxell Unit 211, Tuesday, June 4, 7:30 p.m., Funkstown American Legion ballroom.

Lantern Post 729

WAYNESBORO, Pa. - 29th Division Association annual picnic, Sunday, June 9, noon, Waynesboro Fish and Game Association picnic grounds. Members of the post and their guests are invited. Cost is $10 per member or $15 per member and one guest; $5 for each additional guest. Bring an item ranging from $5 to $20 in value for a fund-raising auction to be held after lunch. Reservations are required by Thursday, June 6. Call Charles Reynolds, 1-717-762-1040.


Leukemia and Lymphoma Society's Team in Training

FREDERICK, Md. - Maryland chapter, Wednesday, May 29, 7 p.m., Frederick County YMCA. The society is recruiting volunteers to help in the fight against blood-related cancers by raising funds as they train to run, walk, cycle or skate in honor of local patients. Learn about the program at this informational session. Teams will be trained to participate in various fall events. Call 1-410-825-2500; 1-800-242-4572; or visit

Yard and bake sale

SHARPSBURG - Saturday, June 1, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., St. Paul's Episcopal Church, 209 W. Main St. The sale will be held rain or shine in the parish hall. Hot dogs, steamers, soft drinks and baked goods will be available.

Family festival fundraiser

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Saturday, June 1, 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m., Berkeley County Youth Fairgrounds. The day's events include breakfast, kids' crafts and activities for kids and adults. Cost is $10 for breakfast and activities for ages 10 and older; $5 for breakfast and activities for ages 3 to 9; activities only for ages 10 and older, $5; free breakfast and activities for children younger than 3. Sponsored by Heritage Craft Center of the Eastern Panhandle Inc. Call


Car wash

WILLIAMSPORT - Sponsored by Williamsport High School class of 2004, Saturday, June 1, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., AutoZone, Virginia Avenue. Proceeds will be used for the 2003 prom.

Bake/yard/food sale

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. - Saturday, June 1, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m., Asbury United Methodist Church, W.Va. 480 south. Donations are needed for the sale which will include men's and women's clothing, books, kitchen items, furniture and more. To donate items, call Alyce Lyles, 1-304-876-6618, by Friday, May 31. Volunteers are also needed to help with the sale. Sponsored by Asbury's Mission and Outreach Ministry to benefit Ezekiel's Place Retreat Center, El Shaddai International, Jefferson County Community Ministries, Shepherdstown Youth Center and Shepherdstown Day Care Center.

Spaghetti supper

FUNKSTOWN - Saturday, June 1, 5 to 7 p.m., Funkstown American Legion ballroom. Cost is $5, adults; $3, children. Sponsored by Dixon Troxell American Legion Auxiliary Unit 211.

MS 150 Bike Tour

CHESTERTOWN, Md. - Saturday, June 1, and Sunday, June 2, the tour is for all levels of riders, who will collect pledges for completing their chosen courses. Bikers will depart Saturday from Washington College, in Kent County, with four route options, all leading back on Saturday, to Washington College where massage therapists will soothe aching muscles and participants will be treated to dinner and an awards ceremony. Sunday will include three routes and a picnic lunch at the finish line at Washington College. Proceeds benefit the National Multiple Sclerosis Society's MS research. Call 1-800-344-4867; or visit on the Web.

Operation: God Bless America XII

GREENCASTLE, Pa. - Motorcyclists ride for veterans. Sunday, June 2, registration 9:30 to 11:30 a.m., Travel Center, Interstate 81 and U.S. 16. There is a $10 donation per person. Depart at noon. Destination is Martinsburg Veterans Affairs Hospital in Martinsburg, W.Va. Arrival time is approximately 1 p.m. Ceremony and presentation of money is at 2:30 p.m. Proceeds benefit the VA Center's patient recreation fund. The event will be held rain or shine. All motorcyclists are invited to participate. Call 1-717-328-9238.

15th annual Gateway Golf Classic

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