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February 22, 2008

Club meetings

Amnesty International and American Civil Liberties Union

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. - Sunday, Feb. 24, 7 p.m., Scarborough Library, North King Street, Shepherd University. HBO's "Ghosts of Abu Ghraib" will be shown. For mature audiences only. Letter writing will follow the screening. Also sponsored by Shepherdstown Public Library Human Rights Video Project.

Western Maryland Railway Oldtimers

Tuesday, Feb. 26, 2 p.m., North American Rod and Gun Club, Hagerstown. Call 301-582-1519.

Washington County Bird Club

Tuesday, Feb. 26, Mount Aetna Nature Center, Mount Aetna Road, Hagerstown. Mark Abdy will discuss "Avian Influenza." Call 301-797-8454.

Greencastle-Antrim Women's Fellowship

GREENCASTLE, Pa. - Tuesday, Feb. 26, 9:30 to 11 a.m., Evangelical Lutheran Church, 130 N. Washington St. Jane Birt will discuss services provided by Waynesboro Human Services Council.


Valley Art Association

Wednesday, Feb. 27, 7 p.m., Mansion House Art Gallery, City Park, Hagerstown. Cheryl Keyser will discuss "Latin American Art: Pre-Columbian to Modern Day." Contact Lucy Ecker at 301-733-5320.

Tri-State Singles

Wednesday, Feb. 27, noon, AMVETS Post 10, 707 Frederick St., Hagerstown. Call Bill, 301-791-5371; or Sharon, 717-762-4524.

Frederick County Sheep Breeders

Thursday, Feb. 28, 7 to 8:30 p.m., Faith Reformed Presbyterian Church, 8158 Yellow Springs Road. All those in Washington and Frederick counties who raise sheep are welcome. Call Ellen Nicodemus, 301-898-5051; Charlotte Dutton, 301-898-0902; Barbara Mullen, 301-898-7796; or Peter Vorac, 301-371-4111.

Moller Retirees

Friday, Feb. 29, 8 a.m., Junction 808, 808 Noland Drive, Hagerstown. The group will meet for breakfast. All Moller retirees and associates are welcome. Call 301-733-2086.

Franklin County Democratic Party

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. -Saturday, March 1, 9:30 a.m., New Texas Lunch, 108 Lincoln Way West. The group will hold its monthly Democratic breakfast. Meet other area Democrats and discuss issues and candidates. RSVP to Willa Jessee, or 717-860-6384 before Thursday, Feb. 28.

U.S. Submarine Veterans Tristate Base

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. -Saturday, March 1, 11:30 a.m., 6001 Cumberland Highway. All qualified submarine veterans in the Tri-State area are invited to attend. Call 717-264-3501.

Tri-State Singles

GREENCASTLE, Pa. -Saturday, March 1, 9 a.m., Brother's Restaurant, Comfort Inn. Call Bill, 301-791-5371; or Sharon, 717-762-4524.


February fete and silent auction

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. -Saturday, Feb. 23, 4 to 7 p.m., the home of Honnor and Meade Dorsey, 202 E. German St. Goose Route Arts Collaborative hosts a benefit party and silent auction. Jazz pianist Sam Jannotta will entertain guests with live music. Friend tickets are $25 per person; supporter tickets are $100 and admit two; patron tickets are $250 and admit four. Contact GRAC, 304-876-6751, or e-mail

Saturday at the Summit

Saturday, Feb. 23, 7 to 9 p.m., Emmanuel United Methodist Church, 802 Summit Ave., Hagerstown. Live performances of original and traditional folk, Americana, blues, bluegrass and country by Dulcie Taylor, Randy Barrett and Michelle Swan. $5 for adults, $3 for those ages 10 to 18; free for children younger than 10. Admission includes a bottomless cup of coffee.

Potpie dinner

MERCERSBURG, Pa. - Saturday, Feb. 23, 4 to 7 p.m., Two Top Ruritan, 12270 Two Top Road. $7 for adults, $3.50 for those ages 6 to 12; and free for children younger than 6. Buffet-style or carry-out.

Pancake breakfast

BEDINGTON, W.Va. - Saturday, Feb. 23, 7:30 to 11 a.m., Bedington United Methodist Church. Donations go to mission projects. Call the church, 304-274-2011.

Coins, antiques and collectibles show

INWOOD, W.Va. - Saturday, Feb. 23, 10 a.m. to 8 p.m.; and Sunday, Feb. 24, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., St. Leo Catholic Church. There will also be a book sale. Food will be sold. All proceeds go to St. Leo building fund. Free admission. Call Connie or Chuck Quigley, 304-229-5885.

Benefit concert

Sunday, Feb. 24, noon, The New Delmar Inn, 16715 National Pike, west of Hagers-town. Fuze hosts a benefit for the family of Jason Shanholtz. All proceeds go to his wife to help defray funeral expenses. Bands involved include Voodoo, Jester, Deadlocked and Leadfoot.

Basket bingo

MAUGANSVILLE - Sunday, Feb. 24, doors open at 11:30 a.m., games begin at 1 p.m., Maugansville Fire Station. Tickets cost $20 each and include six bingo cards and one of each bonus game. Food will be sold. Benefits Maugansville Goodwill Volunteer Fire Co. Call 301-797-6770.

Money and basket bingo

SOUTH MOUNTAIN, Pa. -Sunday, Feb. 24, doors open at 10 a.m., lunch at noon, bingo at 1 p.m., South Mountain Volunteer Fire Department. Tickets cost $20 in advance or $25 at the door. Call 717-749-3506 or 717-749-3093.

Bull and oyster roast

Sunday, Feb. 24, noon to 4 p.m., Hagerstown Community College Athletic and Recreation Center. Tickets cost $40 per person at the door. Benefits local charities. Must be 21 to attend.

Basket bingo

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