Around Halfway

March 27, 2008|By JAMIE SHEKELS / 301-223-1260

Classic Car Group cruise-in set to begin

Beginning Saturday, April 12, Classic Car Group will set up its car show in the JCPenney parking lot at Valley Mall.

The cars will be on display from 5 to 9 p.m.

Car owners wanting to participate in the cruise-in must pay a fee of $2 per vehicle. The car shows will be held on the second and fourth Saturdays of each month through Aug. 23.

Approximately 300 to 400 vehicles (all makes, models and years) will be on hand. A DJ will be playing tunes from the 1950s, '60s and '70s.


All proceeds will benefit Dream Come True, a local charity that helps terminally ill children.

For rules and restrictions or for more information, contact Larry Sulser at 301-992-4596 or

Annual bake sale set for Saturday

St. Andrew's United Methodist Church, at 1020 Maryland Ave., will host a bake sale on Saturday from 9 a.m. to noon. Assorted cakes, cookies, apple dumplings, candies and sticky buns will be available. All proceeds from the sale benefit Relay for Life.

Nursery rhymes topic of program

Join in the fun at the Jonathan Hager House and Museum on Thursday, April 10, at 7 p.m. for Mother Goose Unplugged.

Children of all ages will have a great time learning the true meanings and historical background of classic nursery rhymes. The event is free. For more details, please

Annual arts and crafts show set

Beginning Friday, April 11, Valley Mall will host its annual arts and crafts show. An assortment of handcrafted wood collectibles, jewelry, framed artwork and crafts will be available through Sunday, April 13.

Way to go, Cindy, for quitting smoking

Congratulations to you! Cindy Brown, of Hagerstown, celebrated a noteworthy accomplishment this month.

During the second week of March, she celebrated one year of quitting smoking. Way to go! Your family is so proud of your hard work and dedication to good health. Be sure to keep up the positive habits.


Parents of Washington County students, be sure to note the following on your calendar: Schools will be closing 21/2-hours early Friday. Prekindergarten classes will not be held Friday, and this will mark the end of the third marking period for students in elementary school.

Happy birthday

Happy birthday, Bryce! Our oldest son, Bryce, will be celebrating his birthday this weekend.

Bryce, will be 12 years old on Sunday. Happy birthday, Bryce. We love you so very much. From Dad, Mom and Ty!

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