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August 20, 2002

Club meetings

Tri-State Singles

WAYNESBORO, Pa. - Potluck picnic, Wednesday, Aug. 21, arrive between 5 and 5:30 p.m., eat at 6 p.m., Red Run Park, Pa. 16. Bring a dish to pass. Beverages will be provided. For information about the group, call Dick, 301-824-5200; or Virginia, 301-739-8990.

Washington County Pomona Grange 15

Thursday, Aug. 22, 6:30 p.m., WaCoHu Grange Hall, Huyetts Crossroads. The meeting will start with a covered dish meal. A business meeting will follow at 7:30 p.m.

Carpenters Retirees' Club

Monday, Aug. 26, 8 a.m., Williamsport Red Men Lodge 84, Md. 68, Williamsport. All union members, former members and spouses are invited. Jim Brown, candidate for Washington County Commissioner, will speak. For information, call Fred E. Davis, 301-223-7350.

Nightingales (Nurses group)

Monday, Aug. 26, 11:30 a.m., Western Sizzlin' Steak House, 17567 York Road, Hagerstown.

Tri-State Singles

WAYNESBORO, Pa. - Tuesday, Aug. 27, 6 p.m., Velvet Caf, Third Street. For information about the group, call Dick, 301-824-5200; or Virginia, 301-739-8990.

Pheasants Forever - Cumberland Valley Chapter

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - The PF Sporting Clays Shoot at Timberline will be Saturday, Sept. 14, at Chambersburg Rod and Gun Club. Plans also are being made for the youth hunt in October. For information, call Brian Brake, 1-717-328-5247.


Boonsboro High School golf shirt and towel sale

BOONSBORO - Sponsored by Boonsboro High School class of 1965. The class is taking orders for golf shirts and towels. The shirts are either blue or white; the towels are white. Each has a "Warrior" silhouette with lettering saying "Boonsboro High Alumni." Since they are generic, they are being offered to all Boonsboro graduates. Call Linda Thomas, 301-791-2289; Harry C. Grove III, 1-717-762-9470; or send e-mail to

Steak feed

CLEAR SPRING - Sponsored by Clear Spring American Legion Auxiliary Unit 222, Friday, Aug. 23, doors open 6 p.m., Clear Spring Legion picnic grounds. Tickets are $10 each. Proceeds benefit local children and youth programs.

Basket bingo

BLUE RIDGE SUMMIT, Pa. - Friday, Aug. 23, doors open at 6 p.m., bingo starts at 7 p.m., Blue Ridge Summit Fire and Rescue Hall, Monterey Lane. Tickets are $15 each and include 20 basket games. There also will be special games and raffles. Proceeds benefit community services. Call John, 1-717-794-2323.


GREENCASTLE, Pa. - Sponsored by Antietam Humane Society, Friday, Aug. 23, 6:30 p.m., The Legacy Center, 2800 Buchanan Trail East. New items, goods, services from area businesses, art, furniture, cookware, pottery, holiday decorations, Gorham crystal, golf clubs and more will be auctioned. Matt Hurley will be auctioneer. Proceeds benefit the local animal shelter. Call 1-717-762-9091.

Food stand

WILLIAMSPORT - Sponsored by Williamsport Blue Band Boosters, Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 24 and 25, during C & O Canal Days. Volunteers to help serve for this event are needed. The boosters will sell breakfast food, sandwiches, beverages and dinners. For information and times, call Denny Hoover, 301-223-6728.

Annual yard sale

Saturday, Aug. 24, 7 a.m. to 1 p.m., St. Andrew's United Methodist Church, 1020 Maryland Ave.

Yard sale

FREDERICK, Md. - Saturday, Aug. 24, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Northampton Manor Nursing Home, 200 E. 16th St. Books, clothes, puzzles, houseware and more will be sold.

Walkathon and Family Fun Fair

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. - Sponsored by Shepherdstown Day Care Child Development Center, Saturday, Aug. 24, Morgan's Grove Park. Walkathon hours are 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Walkathon participants are needed. Registration brochures are available at Jefferson Security Bank or call the center at 1-304-876-6923. Family Fun Fair hours are 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.. Activities include games and prizes, horse and buggy rides with Jay Hurley, silent auction, clowns Bubble B and Mr. B, face-painting, balloon animals, DJ Kim Leaton, pie-throwing contest, bake sale and food concession stand. Proceeds benefit the center.

The Jamaican Food and Music Festival

Third annual fund-raiser sponsored by the Jamaican Community of Washington County, Saturday, Aug. 24, noon until dusk, Wheaton Park, Hagerstown. The event brings Caribbean food, music and culture to Hagerstown. There will be a 50/50 raffle, DJ playing reggae and R&B music, vendors, door prizes and more. Licensed vendors, volunteers and sponsors are needed. Proceeds benefit Memorial Recreation Center Inc. To make a donation directly to the center, make checks or money orders payable to Memorial Recreation Center and send to Memorial Recreation Center Inc., 109 W. North St., Hagerstown, Md. 21740.

Chicken barbecue

BEDINGTON, W.Va. - Saturday, Aug. 24, 1 p.m., Bedington Ruritan Club building, U.S. 11, near Bedington Crossroads Store. Cost is $4.50 for 1/2 chicken; or $6 for the meal which includes 1/2 chicken, baked beans, coleslaw, applesauce, roll and beverage. Eat in or carry out. Call Peg Adams, 1-304-274-1602.

14th annual Motorcyclist Ride for MDA

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