Club news and fundraisers

February 12, 2006

Club meetings

Antietam Garden Club

Monday, Feb. 13, business meeting at 9:30 a.m., workshop at 10:30 a.m., home of Kathryn Costa, 13116 Fountain Head Road, Hagerstown. Emi Furukawa of Lutherville, Md., will present a freestyle Japanese floral design program. Bring fresh or dried flowers, branches and container to create your own design. Lunch will follow the meeting at Four Points Sheraton Restaurant.

The Golden Agers

Monday, Feb. 13, 9:30 a.m., Longmeadow Church of the Brethren, 19642 Longmeadow Road, Hagerstown. This is a new senior citizen luncheon and fellowship organization. All are welcome. The next meeting will be Monday, April 10. Call 301-733-3250.

Mack Golden Bulldogs

MAUGANSVILLE - Monday, Feb. 13, social hour at 9:15 a.m., meeting at 10 a.m., U.A.W. Union Hall, Maugans Avenue. Following coffee and doughnuts, Roger Johnston, vice president and general manager of Volvo Power Train, will speak about Volvo and Mack Trucks. All Mack retirees are welcome. In case of inclement weather, there will be no meeting when there is no school.


Tri State Civitan Club

Monday, Feb. 13, 6 p.m., private home, 308 Hebb Road, Hagerstown. The club meets the second Monday of each month. It's focus is helping people with developmental disabilities. This meeting will be a combination membership drive and Tupperware fundraiser. Pizza will be served. Interested parties are invited to attend. Meetings are normally held at the Lido Restaurant, Foxshire Plaza, Hagerstown. Call 301-739-4113; e-mail

Crossroads Garden Club

Tuesday, Feb. 14, refreshments at 12:30 p.m., Women's Club, 31 S. Prospect St., Hagerstown. At 1 p.m., Judy Lilga, president of the Ornithological Society, will offer a slide presentation on winter birds in our area.

AARP Chapter 623

FUNKSTOWN - Tuesday, Feb. 14, 1:30 p.m., Funkstown Moose Lodge. A representative of Equipped for Life will speak. Deniece Fields of the Maryland State AARP will visit. Refreshments will be served. Meetings are canceled if schools are closed or delayed two hours due to inclement weather.

Homewood at Williamsport Auxiliary

WILLIAMSPORT - Tuesday, Feb. 14, 2 p.m., community building at Homewood at Williamsport, 16505 Virginia Ave. Plans for fundraisers in 2006 will be discussed. Mary Sue Cochran, director of nursing, will speak.

Friendship Quilters Guild

Tuesday, Feb. 14, 7 p.m., Seventh-day Adventist Church, Robinwood Drive, Hagerstown. Mary Perini will talk about how to choose a quilting design for your finished tops.

Frederick Creation Society

FREDERICK, Md. - Tuesday, Feb. 14, 7:30 p.m., Frederick Adventist School, Md. 180 (Jefferson Pike). The main subject will be an overview of evolution-creation. All are invited. Call 1-301-667-6770.

Tri-State Singles

Wednesday, Feb. 15, 6 p.m., AMVETS Post 10, 707 Frederick St. For ages 55 and older. In case of inclement weather, activities will be canceled when schools are closed. For information about the group or its activity, call Virginia, 301-739-8990, or Sharon, 1-717-762-4524.

Women in Black ofFrederick

FREDERICK, Md. - Wednesday, Feb. 15, 6:30 to 7 p.m., intersection of Market and Patrick streets. Silent vigil mourning all violence. All are invited. Wear black if possible. For information go to www.wib; send e-mail to; or call 1-301-834-7581.

Cumberland Valley Cycling Club

Wednesday, Feb. 15, 7 p.m., 545 Antietam Drive Hagers-town. For information about the club or cycling, call Jo Ellen, 301-824-7409.

Middleburg/Mason-Dixon Line Historical Society

STATE LINE, Pa. - Thursday, Feb. 16, 7 p.m., State Line Ruritan building in Community Park. Bring a prized antique or collectible to discuss and display for the program "Show and Tell." The public is invited to attend meetings.

Newcomers' Unlimited

Thursday, Feb. 16, registration/social at 11:30 a.m., meeting at noon, lunch at 12:15 p.m., Girls Inc. of Washington County, 626 Washington Ave., Hagerstown. Cost is $16 and includes catered menu by Always Ron's Restaurant featuring several entree choices, salad, dessert and beverage. Tax and gratuity are included in the price. Reservations are due by Monday, Feb. 13. Call Doreen Yost, 301-432-0303. For membership information, call Lynn Brumbelow, 301-733-5448; or Judy Waters, 301-790-3735.

Tri-State Singles

Saturday, Feb. 18, 9 a.m., Richardson's Restaurant, Dual Highway, Hagerstown. For ages 55 and older. In case of inclement weather, activities will be canceled when schools are closed. For information about the group or activity, call Virginia, 301-739-8990; or Sharon, 1-717-762-4524.

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