Club meetings, fund-raisers, reunions, support groups

June 10, 2003

Club meetings

Local 171, UAW Retiree Chapter

Meetings are canceled for the months of June, July and August. Meetings will resume in September.


FUNKSTOWN - Chapter 623, today, annual picnic at noon, pavilion 4 at Marty Snook Park, 19000 Halfway Blvd., Hagerstown.

Chambersburg Garden Club

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Today, 1 p.m., Old Jail, 2nd and King streets. Jim Doyle, teacher and horticulturist, will offer a lecture and slide presentation on Japanese gardening and will demonstrate Japanese techniques of pruning. Tea will be served in the garden following the program. The public is welcome to attend. Call 1-717-263-0836.

Friendship Quilters Guild

Today, 6:30 p.m., picnic. Each member should bring a covered dish, beverage and place setting. For directions or information, call Millie Miller, 301-791-1184.


Society for PA Archaeology

WAYNESBORO, Pa. - Cumberland Valley Chapter 27, today, 7 p.m., visitors' center at Renfrew Museum and Park, 1010 E. Main St. Part II, videotape "Monocacy - The Prehistory of Frederick County, Maryland," will be shown. Meetings are free and open to the public. For information or a brochure, call 1-717-597-3215.

"We Care" Neighborhood Watch Group

Today, 7 p.m., VFW, corner of East Washington and Locust streets, Hagers-town. Call 301-739-0061.

Tri-State Singles

WAYNESBORO, Pa. - Wednesday, June 11, 6 p.m., Parlor House Restaurant, Pa. 60 and 8th Street. For information about the group, call Dick, 301-824-5200, or Virginia, 301-739-8990.

Harpers Ferry Civil War Roundtable

HARPERS FERRY, W.Va. - Wednesday, June 11, 8 p.m., Camp Hill Methodist Church, corner of Washington and Gilmore streets. Edwin C. Bearss, author and historian, will present a comparison of Civil War and World War II medical treatment. The meeting is free and open to the public.

West End Senior Citizens

Thursday, June 12, annual luncheon at noon, Grace United Methodist Church, Hagers-town. Bring a covered dish or dessert. Meat, rolls and coffee will be furnished.

Tri-State Ravens Nest 12

Thursday, June 12, 7 p.m., Tony's Italian Restaurant, Hagerstown. Speaker is Bruce Laird, Ravens radio, Baltimore Colts, San Diego Chargers and Arizona Outlaws. Agenda includes annual charity bonanza, Sunday, Aug. 10, at Williamsport Fire Hall, sponsored by Nest 12 and Alsatia Club. Meeting is open to members and guests. Memberships are open to men or women ages 21 and older. For information, call Bob Miller, 301-733-5000; Jim Phillips, 301-739-1678; or send e-mail to

Franklin County Democratic Committee

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Thursday, June 12, 7:30 p.m., Democratic headquarters, 85 N. Main St. Interested Democrats are invited.

Haven Road Senior Citizens

Friday, June 13, 11:30 a.m., Haven Lutheran Church, 1035 Haven Road, Hagerstown. Catered indoor picnic. Bring wrapped prizes for bingo.

Positively Single Club

FREDERICK, Md. - Friday, June 13, 7:30 p.m. Frederick Church of the Brethren fellowship hall, off U.S. 15 and Rosemont Avenue at Fairview Avenue and West 2nd Street, across from Schifferstadt. This is an interdenominational Christian singles group that meets Friday evenings. Living Waters Praise Team will present "Simply Worship" in the sanctuary. The club will host the refreshments following the concert. Bring snacks or beverages to share. Information about activities and outings is available at meetings. For other information, send e-mail to; or visit on the Web.

Tri-State Singles

Saturday, June 14, 9 a.m., Junction 808 Restaurant, 808 Noland Drive, Hagerstown. For information about the group, call Dick, 301-824-5200, or Virginia, 301-739-8990.

Soroptimist Club

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Installation banquet, Monday, June 16, 6:30 p.m., Purple Iris. Call Ruth Donaldson or Lucille Cole at 1-304-274-1984.


Relay for Life team captain meeting

Sponsored by American Cancer Society, Wednesday, June 11, 6 p.m., Haven Lutheran Church, Hagerstown. Relay for Life is American Cancer Society's signature fund-raising event including a cancer survivor walk and luminaria ceremony. People form teams and camp out at the track. Members take turns walking around the track throughout the night, raising money for cancer research and local patient services and programs. The relay will be Friday and Saturday, June 20 and 21, at South Hagerstown High School. To start a team, make a donation or become a corporate sponsor, call Larry Wegner, 301-432-5061; or Dee Surrena, 301-790-1555; or Janeen Baker at American Cancer Society regional office, 1-888-474-3044.

Book sale

CHARLES TOWN, W.Va. - Friday, June 13, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and Saturday, June 14, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Old Charles Town Library, 200 E. Washington St. There will be a silent auction of old and unusual books. Books, tables, chairs, computer equipment, a paper cutter and more also will be sold.

Tenth annual chapel days

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