Club meetings, fund-raisers, reunions, support groups

March 22, 2005
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SHARPSBURG - Hosted by Sharpsburg American Legion Post 236 Ladies Auxiliary, Friday and Saturday, March 25 and 26, 9 a.m., Sharpsburg town square. Chicken salad sandwiches, soup and baked goods will be sold. Raffles. Proceeds benefit veterans' programs and community activities.

Easter flower sale

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. - Sponsored by the Animal Welfare Society of Jefferson County, Friday, March 25, noon to 6 p.m. and Saturday, March 26, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m., Domino's Pizza. A variety of plants will be available as well as Animal Welfare Society merchandise. Call 1-304-725-0589; or go to on the Web.

Breakfast buffet

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Saturday, March 26, 7 to 10 a.m., Edenville Community Center, Community Center Road. The buffet is all-you-can-eat. Cost is $5, adults; $2.50, ages 6 to 12. Call 1-717-369-2166.

Chicken barbecue, open pit beef and ham sandwich sale

FUNKSTOWN - Saturday, March 26, 9:30 a.m. until sold out, Funkstown Volunteer Fire Station. Cost of 1/2 chicken is $5; meal, including macaroni salad, baked beans, roll and butter is $6. Cost of pit beef or ham sandwich is $5; meal, including macaroni salad and baked beans is $6. Carry-out available.


Bake sale

SMITHSBURG - Sponsored by the youth fellowship group of Christ Reformed United Church of Christ, Saturday, March 26, 11:30 a.m. to 2 p.m., outside Phil & Jerry's Meats & More, 22937 Jefferson Blvd. Proceeds benefit tsunami victims.

Home School Life Smarts Team fund-raiser

Sponsored by Appalachian Regional Cooperative, Saturday, March 26, 7 to 8:50 p.m., Hagerstown Ice & Sports Complex, next to Fairgrounds Park, Hagerstown. A portion of the $7 admission cost for a public ice skating ticket will be donated to the cooperative for the ARC home-schoolers' Life Smarts team. DJ plays music during the entire public skate time. Skate rental included. Call 301-766-9122, or go on the Web to

Chicken 'N Stuff Dinner

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Sponsored by Chambersburg Rotary Club for the benefit of Franklin County Easter Seals Society, Monday, March 28, lunch is 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., dinner is 4 to 7 p.m., Chambersburg Area Middle School. Tickets for the 42nd annual dinner cost $6 and may be purchased at Franklin Hardware & Pet Center, Philadelphia Avenue; Manpower, 829 Wayne Ave.; Christian Light Bookstore, 1108 Sheller Ave.; Easter Seals; or at the school the day of the event. Call Sam Miller, 1-717-264-6148.

"Clean Out the Attic" yard sale and flea market

BRUNSWICK, Md. - Sponsored "Check Brunswick First" organization for the benefit of Friends of the Brunswick Library, Saturday, April 2, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Railroad Square parking lot, next to Brunswick Railroad. Rental spaces equal one parking space and cost $10 each. The event is held in conjunction with Brunswick Railroad Museum's spring season opening, Railroad Heritage Weekend. Vendors who want to participate may go to on the Web for an application form; send e-mail to; or call Beth Johnson, 1-301-834-9105.

eBay auction items needed for Totem Pole Playhouse

FAYETTEVILLE, Pa. - Donations will be collected through March and April for items to be auctioned on eBay for the benefit of Totem Pole Playhouse in Caledonia State Park. An auction will be held in conjunction with each of the six shows this summer; each auction held for two weeks. There also will be a silent auction at the theater during the summer season with additional donated items. Individuals and businesses may participate by donating antiques, collectibles, services or any items valued at $25 or more. The theater company will pick up donated items. Call 1-717-264-6675.


Thurmont High School Alumni Association dinner

THURMONT, Md. - Saturday, June 4, social hour at 6 p.m., dinner at 7 p.m., Thurmont American Legion Post 168. The event is open to anyone who attended Thurmont High School regardless of whether or not they graduated. Cost of the roast beef and fried chicken dinner is $12.50 per person. Anyone who wants to attend, but has not received invitations in the past should contact Victoria Mathias,

1-301-695-8800, ext. 236; or send information to her at 7929 Black Road, Thurmont, MD 21788. Paid reservations must be returned by Saturday, May 14. No tickets will be sold at the door. For information, call Ross Smith Jr., 1-301-271-4140; Richard Mathias, 1-301-271-7614; or Victoria Mathias.

Support groups

Al-Anon/Alateen Family Groups

Hagerstown and Frederick, Md., area. This is an anonymous, confidential support group for anyone affected by a family member's or friend's drinking. There are no fees. Call 301-293-8288 for a listing of meetings in the area.

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly)

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