Community calendar

October 06, 2006

Club meetings

General Motors SalariedRetirees

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. -Today, 9 a.m., Meadow Lane Family Restaurant, Meadow Lane Plaza. The group meets the first Friday of each month. If you haven't been contacted about the Christmas luncheon, call Harry Mundy, 304-267-1054; or Lynn Riner, 304-754-3865.

Tri-State Singles

Saturday, Oct. 7, 9 a.m., Richardson's Restaurant, Dual Highway, Hagerstown. For ages 55 and older. For information about the group, call Dick, 301-824-5200; Sharon, 717-762-4524; or Virginia, 301-739-8990.

Antietam Garden Club

Monday, Oct. 9, coffee at 9:30 a.m., meeting at 10 a.m., home of Lynn Vinke, 20331 Ayoub Lane, Hagerstown. Bring supplies for a floral design in a bag. The bag will be exchanged and another member will make an arrangement from supplies they find in the bag.


Tri State Civitan Club

Monday, Oct. 9, 6 p.m., Ledo's Restaurant, Foxshire Plaza, Dual Highway, Hagerstown. The club meets the second Monday of each month with a focus on helping people with developmental disabilities. Open to the public. Call 301-739-4113 or e-mail

Crossroads Garden Club

Tuesday, Oct. 10, refreshments at 12:30 p.m., Women's Club, 31 S. Prospect St., Hagerstown. At 1 p.m., members will make floral arrangements to be sold at the annual "It's a Holiday Towne Bazaar," Friday, Oct. 27, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Women's Club.

AARP Chapter 623

FUNKSTOWN - Tuesday, Oct. 10, 1:30 p.m., Funkstown Moose Lodge. Judy Kofoet, campus volunteer coordinator at Hagerstown Community College will speak about volunteerism at the college. Refreshments will be served.

Tri-State Singles

Tuesday, Oct. 10, 6 p.m., Western Sizzlin Steakhouse, Halfway. For ages 55 and older. For information about the group, call Dick, 301-824-5200; Sharon, 717-762-4524; or Virginia, 301-739-8990.

Woodland Garden Club

Wednesday, Oct. 11, 11 a.m., auditorium of Western Maryland Hospital Center, 1500 Pennsylvania Ave., Hagerstown. Members will decorate the hospital for fall. Lunch will be served. For cancellations, call Wilma Spangler, 301-739-4616.

American Association of University Women

Hagerstown Branch, Wednesday, Oct. 11, 7 p.m., Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. In celebration of the 75th anniversary of the museum, Meg Dameron, curatorial coordinator, will speak about the history of the museum and AAUW's role in that history. Artworks donated by AAUW will be displayed and the latest AAUW donation by Ski Holm, who will be present, will be presented to the museum. Light refreshments.

Franklin County Art Alliance

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. -Wednesday, Oct. 11, business meeting at 7:15 p.m., followed by program, Wilson College Science Center Auditorium. The program will feature a presentation by Gary Kachadourian, arts administrator for Baltimore City, whose artwork includes wood carvings and artist's books. The public is welcome to attend.

Hagerstown Toastmasters

Wednesday, Oct. 11, 7 to 8 p.m., Washington County Free Library, South Potomac Street, Hagerstown. Meetings are open to the public. Call Chris Peitz at 301-733-1069.

Potomac Valley Audubon Society

KEARNEYSVILLE, W.Va. -Wednesday, Oct. 11, 7:30 p.m., auditorium of U.S. Geological Survey's Leetown Science Center, 11649 Leetown Road. Taldi Walter, Alaska field coordinator with National Audubon Society's Washington, D.C., Policy Office, will present a program on the importance of Alaska's natural areas to wildlife and American public. The public is invited.

National Active and Retired Federal Employees

Hagerstown Chapter 306, Friday, Oct. 13, noon, Western Sizzlin Steakhouse, York Road, Halfway. Mr. Lynn of Atlantic Coast Trailways will speak. All retired and active employees and guests are welcome. Call Shirley, 301-824-7635, with reservations by Tuesday, Oct. 10.


Pancake breakfast

MAUGANSVILLE - Saturday, Oct. 7, 6 to 11 a.m., Maugansville Ruritan Club, 18007 Maugans Ave. Menu includes sausage, juice, milk or coffee and all the pancakes you care to eat. Cost is $4, adults; $3.50, ages 6 to 12; and ages younger than 6 eat free. Tickets available at the door. Proceeds benefit Boy Scout Troop 64.

Chicken and waffle supper

WAYNESBORO, Pa. - Saturday, Oct. 7, 4 to 7 p.m., Faith United Methodist Church, 104 N. Potomac St. Tickets for the all-you-can-eat dinner are $8, adults; $5, ages 4 to 12; free for ages 3 and younger. Proceeds will go toward various church projects.

Harvest Hoe Down

FAIRPLAY - Saturday, Oct. 7, 4 to 7 p.m., Salem Lutheran Church Brill Hall, Bakersville, south of Fairplay. The event includes pony rides, games, music by the Country Friends, cakewalk, slippery potpie and hot dogs. Proceeds benefit the local needy family fund.

Longaberger basket bingo

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - For the benefit of Edenville Ruritan Club, Sunday, Oct. 8, doors open 10 a.m., meal at noon, bingo starts 1 p.m., Edenville Community Center, Community Center Road. Tickets cost $20 and include the meal. Tickets available at the door. Call 717-369-2700.

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