Community page 7/5/05

July 05, 2005

Club meetings

Manor Church Senior Citizens

BOONSBORO - Wednesday, July 6, lunch at noon, Fellowship Hall of Manor Church of the Brethren, 18511 Manor Church Road. Guests will be the Boonsboro Senior Club. The Manor Church group will host a covered dish picnic dinner. Food, fun and fellowship.

Hub City Model A Ford Club

BOONSBORO - Wednesday, July 6, 6:30 p.m., meeting room at rear entrance of Boonsboro American Legion, 710 N. Main St. The program will compare merits of the 1930 Plymouth vs. the 1930 Model A Ford with both cars present. All interested persons are invited to attend. Call John Lloyd, 301-790-0556.

Kiwanis Club of Hagerstown

Thursday, July 7, 12:15 p.m., Venice Inn, Dual Highway, Hagerstown. This will be the quarterly club meeting.

Tri-State Singles

Thursday, July 7, 6 p.m., Super Buffet, 63 N. Eastern Blvd., Hagerstown. For ages 55 and older. For information about the group and activities, call Virginia, 301-739-8990; Sharon, 1-717-762-4524; or Dick, 301-824-5200.


Tri-State Singles

SMITHSBURG - Sunday, July 10, 2 p.m., 10th anniversary pot-luck picnic at Smithsburg Lion's Club Park, Md. 66 and Bikle Road. For ages 55 and older. For information about the group or activities, call Virginia, 301-739-8990; Sharon, 1-717-762-4524.

Mack Golden Bulldogs

MAUGANSVILLE - Monday, July 11, social hour at 9:15 a.m., meeting at 10 a.m., U.A.W. Union Hall, Maugans Avenue. Following coffee and doughnuts, Greg Mazzooa, Maryland State Police and Homeland Security from Columbia, Md., will speak. Tickets for the annual Whitey Hughes Memorial Picnic on Saturday, Aug. 27, will be sold at the meeting. All Mack retirees are welcome.

Fairchild Oldtimers

Monday, July 11, 1 p.m., Junction 808 Restaurant, 808 Noland Drive, Hagerstown.

Habitat for Humanity's Women Build

Monday, July 11, 6:30 p.m., Habitat office, 20 S. Prospect St., Hagerstown. The organization needs and encourages women to help raise funds and build the house at Gateway Crossing. There is still work to be done. Contact Habitat for Humanity of Washington County, 301-791-9009.

League of Women Voters

Thursday, July 14, 9 a.m., Village at Robinwood, Hag-erstown. This will be a meeting of the committee studying planning and zoning for a revised League position statement.


Greencastle Sidewalk Days

GREENCASTLE, Pa. - Friday, July 8, and Saturday, July 9, Baltimore Street, around the square, South Carlisle Street and perhaps in the Susquehanna Bank parking lot on North Carlisle Street. Craft, food and merchant vendors will offer their wares. Sponsored by Greencastle-Antrim Chamber of Commerce.

Lou Gehrig Night at the Ballpark

Sponsored by the Hagerstown Suns for the benefit of the ALS (Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis) Association DC/MD/VA Chapter, Friday, July 8. Watch the game between the Hagerstown Suns and West Virginia Power, including a fireworks display, and help ALS at the same time. Tickets cost $6 and may be purchased through the ALS Association by calling 301-978-9855, ext. 205.

Evening of Wine, Swine & Chocolate

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. - Saturday, July 9, 7 to 9:30 p.m., PIGS Animal Sanctuary, 1112 Persimmon Lane. Stroll the sanctuary grounds, listen to Appalachian acoustic music by Gary Wright and Leah Weiss, and taste wine and chocolate. Door prizes. Admission is $40 per person in advance or $50 at the door and includes tasting by Tarara Winery and one glass of wine. Proceeds benefit the animal sanctuary. Call 1-304-262-0080.

Iris rhizome sale

FREDERICK, Md. - Sponsored by Francis Scott Key Iris Society two dates and places: Saturday, July 9, 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Watson's Nursery and Garden Center, York Road, Timonium, Md., and Saturday, July 16, 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m., Dutch Plant Farms, 151 Baughman's Lane, Frederick. Sale includes a variety of irises, including dwarf, tall bearded, reblooming, Japanese, Siberian and Louisiana. New and recent introductions also available. Members will answer questions about culture of irises. Proceeds help provide scholarships for students pursuing a career in the field of horticulture. Call Sylvia Smith, 1-410-551-9339; Carol Warner, 1-410-374-4788; or send e-mail to Barry Feldman at

Shrimp feed

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. - Saturday, July 9, 2 to 5 p.m., Barron Hall at Shepherdstown Fire Department, 8052 Martinsburg Pike, W.Va. 45, west of Shepherdstown. Fireman's milk, tip jars and pull cards available. Tickets cost $20 each, advance ticket sales only. Call 1-304-876-2311. Proceeds support the fire department.

Summer Bingo Blowout

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