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June 18, 2006

Club meetings

Tri-State Singles

WAYNESBORO, Pa. - Monday, June 19, 6 p.m., Velvet Caf, West Third Street. For information about the group, call Dick, 301-824-5200; Sharon, 1-717-762-4524; or Virginia, 301-739-8990.

Corning Retirees

GREENCASTLE, Pa. - Tuesday, June 20, 11:30 a.m., Antrim House Restaurant. The group meets the third Tuesday of each month.

Cumberland Valley Cycling Club

Wednesday, June 21, 8 p.m., 545 Antietam Drive, Hagerstown. Call Jo Ellen, 301-824-7409.

Potomac Valley Nature Photographers

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. - Friday, June 23, 7 p.m., Robert C. Byrd Auditorium, National Conservation Training Center. Robert Tope, managing editor of Nature's Best magazine will speak on the topic "How to Prepare for Photographic Competitions." Anyone interested in nature photography, beginner or professional, is welcome. Call Kristin Alexander of the Potomac Valley Audubon Society, 1-304-676-3397; send e-mail to; or go to


Tri-State Singles

WAYNESBORO, Pa. - Saturday, June 24, 9 a.m., Golden Corral Restaurant, 1543 E. Main St. For information about the group, call Dick, 301-824-5200; Sharon, 1-717-762-4524; or Virginia, 301-739-8990.


Salvation Army Golf Classic

Friday, June 23, tee off 8:30 a.m., Black Rock Golf Course. Best ball format, no handicaps. Special prizes include closest to pin, longest drive, putting contest and goodie bags. Entry fee is $75 per person or $300 per team. Lunch will be served. Proceeds benefit those in need in Washington County. Call Harry Barger, 301-733-2440.

Tail gate flea market

WILLIAMSPORT - Saturday, June 24, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Springfield Farm barn. Vendors of collectibles, produce and gently-used items are welcome. Proceeds benefit expansion plans for the history museum of Williamsport. Call 301-223-8684.

Yard sale

FREDERICK, Md. - Saturday, June 24, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., Frederick Rescue Mission, 419 W. South St. Clothing, furniture, toys, and more will be sold. Proceeds benefit the hungry and homeless in Frederick. Call Tom Skaggs, 1-301-695-6333, ext. 109; or send e-mail to

Chicken barbecue, open pit beef and ham sandwich sale

FUNKSTOWN - Saturday, June 24, 9:30 a.m. until sold out, Funkstown Volunteer Fire Company. Cost of 1/2 chicken with roll and butter, or pit beef or ham sandwich is $5. Cost of meal which includes macaroni salad and baked beans is $6. Carryout available. Call 301-790-0090.

Chili cook-off

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. - Saturday, June 24, 5 to 8 p.m., Covenant Church, 1.5 miles south of Shepherdstown on W.Va. 230 (Shepherdstown Pike). This first chili cook-off will be a family-friendly event including chili tasting, a giant inflatable water slide, games, prizes, cakewalk, a dunk tank, musical entertainment, pony rides and refreshments. Call 1-304-876-2212, ext. 33; or go to


Sunday, June 25, noon to 2 p.m., Holiday Hair salon, Wesel Boulevard, near the new Martin's Food Market, Hagerstown. Holiday Hair will donate all proceeds from haircuts during this time to benefit the Volunteer Fire Co. of Halfway Ambulance Division. The Halfway ambulance will be on display and blood pressure checks and safety information will be offered.

Chesapeake Bay supper

WAYNESBORO, Pa. - Sponsored by Renfrew Institute, Friday, June 30, 6 p.m., Waynesboro Country Club. The event features supper with a Chesapeake Bay theme, silent and live auctions, and cash bar. The menu includes Maryland blue crabs, steamed clams, Assateague clam chowder, barbecued chicken, mixed greens salad, Skipjack pasta salad, dinner rolls and "sundaes by the shore" ice cream dessert. Cost is $45 per single; $60 per single patron; $90 per couple; or $110 per couple patron. Proceeds benefit the institute. For information or reservations, call Pat Heefner at 1-717-762-9417; or the institute, 1-717-762-0373. Reservation deadline is June 20.

16th Annual Commerce Cup Golf Tournament

Hosted by Hagerstown-Washington County Chamber of Commerce, Friday, July 21, shotgun start at 8:30 a.m. Beaver Creek Country Club. Format is 2 best balls of 4, low gross/low net of foursome; three flights. Registration fee before July 1 is $95, individual; $380, 4-person team; $200, tee sponsor; and $575, 4-person team and tee sponsorship. After July 1, cost is $100, individual; $400, 4-person team; $225, tee sponsor; and $600, 4-person team and tee sponsorship. Fee includes coffee and Krumpe's doughnuts at registration, hot dogs and chips, barbecue ribs and chicken following play and beer, soda and water on the course. For registration, call Donna Long, 301-739-2015; send e-mail to; or send registration to Chamber of Commerce, 28 W. Washington St., Suite 200, Hagerstown, MD 21740.


Turner reunion

Descendants of Hunter Nathan and Sarah Turner, Sunday, June 25, 1 p.m., south pavilion in Doub's Woods Park, Hagerstown. Bring a picnic lunch.

John W. Carbaugh family reunion

COVE GAP, Pa. - Sunday, June 25, 1 p.m., Buchanan's Birthplace State Park, near Mercersburg, Pa. Call Betty Bricker, 1-717-328-3095.

North Hagerstown High School class of 1961

45th class reunion, Friday and Saturday, Sept. 29 and 30. Plans include attending North's homecoming football game Friday, followed by an informal gathering at Morris Frock American Legion, Northern Avenue, Hagerstown. Saturday will feature a dinner dance at Beaver Creek Country Club with music by The Holders. Cost is $40 per person. To make reservations or if you can help locate classmates, call Becky or Mike Sweeney, 301-733-0058; or Deanna Babb Garver, 301-791-5662.

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