Club meetings, fund-raisers, reunions, support groups

March 22, 2005

Club meetings

Hagerstown Garden Club

Wednesday, March 23, 10 a.m., Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. Carrie Engle will present "Container Gardening." A luncheon will follow at noon.

Tri-State Singles

Wednesday, March 23, 6 p.m., Western Sizzlin Steakhouse, Halfway Boulevard and York Road, Hagerstown. For ages 55 and older. Call Sharon, 1-717-762-4524; Virginia, 301-739-8990; or Dick, 301-824-5200.

Winchester Toastmasters

WINCHESTER, Va. - Wednesday, March 23, 6:30 p.m., Perkins Family Restaurant. The group, members of the Quadstate Region of Toastmasters International, provides an opportunity for members to develop communication and leadership skills. The group meets the first and fourth Wednesday of each month. Go to the Toastmasters Area 42 Web site at


Valley Art Association

Wednesday, March 23, 7 p.m., Mansion House Art Gallery, 501 Highland Way, behind and overlooking City Park, Hagerstown. Bob Morrow will demonstrate the oil painting techniques he uses to paint animals. Members should bring their "April Showers - From Foggy Mornings to May Flowers" painting for the April exhibit. Diane Wollard will provide refreshments. Guests are welcome at membership meetings. Call The Mansion House, 301-797-6813.

Washington County Republican Club

Wednesday, March 23, 7:30 p.m., Richardson's Restaurant, 710 Dual Highway, Hagerstown.

Kiwanis Club of Hagerstown

Thursday, March 24, 12:15 p.m., Venice Inn, Dual Highway, Hagerstown. The program will feature John Wesley.

Moller Retirees

Breakfast, Friday, March 25, 8 a.m., Antietam Family Restaurant, Fountainhead Plaza, 13208 Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown. All Moller employees are welcome.

Tri-State Singles

Saturday, March 26, 9 a.m., Antietam Family Restaurant, Fountainhead Plaza, Pennsylvania Ave., Hagerstown. For ages 55 and older. Call Sharon, 1-717-762-4524; Virginia, 301-739-8990; or Dick, 301-824-5200.

Soroptimist International of Martinsburg

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Monday, March 28, 6:30 p.m., Colonial Cake Decorating and Catering. Reports on the scrapbooking event and awards reception will be presented. Plans for attending the spring conference in Richmond, Va., will be discussed. Call Lucille Cole, 1-304-274-1984.

Former Rohr/Fairchild Employees

WILLIAMSPORT - Tuesday, March 29, 11:30 a.m., The Improved Order of Red Men. The group meets for lunch the last Tuesday of each month.

Embroiderers' Guild of America

Hagerstown Chapter, Tuesday, March 29, meeting room of Hagerstown Seventh-day Adventist Church, 11507 Robinwood Drive, Hagerstown. The meeting will feature a shadow embroidery project led by Elizabeth Graff. Membership is open to all stitchers, novice to master. The group meets the last Tuesday of each month. Call Sally Poole, 301-797-0355.

Hagerstown Lioness Club

Thursday, April 7, social at 5:30 p.m., dinner at 6:30 p.m., Four Points Sheraton, 1910 Dual Highway, Hagerstown. Guests are welcome. Entertainment for the 27th anniversary celebration will be "The Patsy Cline Show." Cost is $16 per person. Reservations must be made by Thursday, March 24. Call 301-714-1010.


Item donation for Second Chance Dog Rescue

Continues through Wednesday, March 30, sponsored by Hagerstown Community College's legal environment of business class for the benefit of Second Chance Dog Rescue, a nonprofit, no-kill, all-breed dog and puppy rescue organization in Inwood, W.Va. The class is requesting donations of items including towels, blankets, rubber toys, dog food and dog cologne. Donation boxes are available in each building on campus. Call Ms. Thornhill, 301-790-2800, ext. 481.

My Home Towne wooden replica sale

BOONSBORO - Boonsboro High School class of 1977 class reunion committee is selling replicas of the old junior/senior high school and the new high school. Each replica has a history of the school on the back. Cost is $12 each. Free delivery upon request. Proceeds will support the class's 30th reunion. To purchase, call Sherry Reeder Bingaman, 301-432-5034; or Terri Tracey Hollings-head, 301-416-2373.

Tupperware party fund-raiser

KEARNEYSVILLE, W.Va. - Wednesday, March 23, 4 to 7 p.m., Jefferson County Red Cross office, Bardane Industrial Park, 1948 Wiltshire Road, Suite 2. Proceeds support Red Cross programs and services.

Beverage day fund-raiser

KEARNEYSVILLE, W.Va. - For the benefit of Jefferson County Chamber of the American Red Cross, Thursday, March 24. Three Jefferson County restaurants will donate all proceeds from nonalcoholic beverages sold on Thursday, March 24 to the Red Cross chapter. Area residents are encouraged to dine at these sponsoring establishments on March 24 to help increase donations: The Turf, Charles Town, W.Va.; Casa Gonzalez No. 2, Ranson, W.Va.; and Quality Inn, Harpers Ferry, W.Va. Proceeds support Red Cross programs and services.

Soup, sandwich and bake sale

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