Community calendar

July 03, 2006

Club meetings

Leitersburg Senior Citizens

LEITERSBURG - Monday, July 3, 11:30 a.m., Leitersburg Fire Hall, Leiter Street. A picnic lunch will be served followed by the business meeting. Bring at least one wrapped prize for the bingo game. The club meets the first Monday of each month.

Washington County NAACP

Tuesday, July 4, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Wheaton Park, off Jonathan Street, Hagerstown. This will be a family picnic. Bring a picnic lunch. Beverages and dessert will be provided.

Tri-State Singles

Wednesday, July 5, 6 p.m., AMVETS Post 10, 707 Frederick St., Hagerstown. For ages 55 and older. For information about the group, call Dick, 301-824-5200; Sharon, 1-717-762-4524; or Virginia, 301-739-8990.

Hagerstown Lioness Club

Thursday, July 6, dinner at 6:30 p.m., Grand Venice Hotel ballroom, 431 Dual Highway, Hagerstown. Speakers B. Marie Byers, interim director and president of board of directors, Discovery Station at Hagerstown; and Leslie Hobbs, board member and grant manager of Discovery Station, will speak about Discovery Station. Guests are welcome. All guest reservations and all cancellations must be made by Monday, July 3, to 301-790-0913.


Tri-State Singles

WAYNESBORO, Pa. - Saturday, July 8, 9 a.m., Parlor House, Potomac Shopping Center, Potomac Street. For ages 55 and older. For information about the group, call Dick, 301-824-5200; Sharon,1-717-762-4524; or Virginia, 301-739-8990.


Basket bingo (baskets needed)

WILLIAMSPORT - Sponsored by Arc of Washington County, Sunday, July 9, Improved Order of Red Men. A total of 48 baskets are needed for this event. Donations to cover cost of baskets at these levels will be appreciated: $25, $50, $75, $100, $125, $150, $200, $225, $250, 275 or $290. There will be 20 games, five specials, raffles and other prizes and a chicken dinner. Proceeds help offset program deficits due to rising costs. Call Cathy Chapman or Lisa Churchey, 301-733-3550.

Pumper Healing Bonanza

Sunday, July 9, doors open 10 a.m., dinner at noon, games at 2 p.m., Volunteer Fire Co. of Halfway, 11114 Lincoln Ave., Halfway. Tickets cost $50 each and include dinner and 12 cards. There will be 50 games, paying $100 per game; $5,000 guaranteed payout. Extra paper games available. Proceeds help with repair cost of engine in primary pumper. Reserved seats only. Call 301-582-2888.

Money and basket bingo

SOUTH MOUNTAIN, Pa. - Sunday, July 9, doors open 10 a.m., lunch at noon, bingo at 1:15 p.m., South Mountain Volunteer Fire Department. Tickets cost $20 in advance or $25 at the door. Call 1-717-749-3506; or 1-717-749-3093.


South Hagerstown High School class of 1976

Saturday, July 29, 30th reunion, Beaver Creek Country Club. The event will include a deluxe buffet and DJ. Feel free to extend invitation to other classmates and to those outside the graduating class. There also will be a happy hour gathering Friday, July 28, at the 19th Hole lounge, with appetizers and cash bar. Details are on mailed invitations; if you didn't get an invitation, send e-mail to; or call Brenda Oberholzer, 1-410-255-7763, with contact information. Invitation also is posted on If you can help locate classmates, call Oberholzer. Reservations are necessary for Saturday night.

84th annual Wenger reunion

LANCASTER, Pa. - Friday, Aug. 18; Saturday, Aug. 19; and Sunday, Aug. 20. Includes variant spellings of Winger, Whanger, Wanger, Wengerd, Wengert, Wingerd and Wingert. Friday is the historical/reunion meeting at 7 p.m. at Lancaster Mennonite Historical Society, 2215 Millstream Road. Saturday, 7:30 a.m., all-day historical tour will feature first 10 Wenger immigrants. Saturday, 6 p.m., Weaver's Banquet Facility, Adamstown, Pa., family dinner. Sunday, 11 a.m., worship at Wenger Meetinghouse, Jonestown, Lebanon County, Pa., featuring a speaker and lunch at noon. For information on events, lodging and meeting places, contact Jay V. Wenger, 1216 Hillcrest Road, Akron, Pa.; or call 1-717-859-2396 after 6 p.m. Reservation deadline is Sunday, Aug. 6.

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