Club meetings, fundraisers

April 04, 2008

Club meetings

Leitersburg Senior Citizens

WAYNESBORO, Pa. - Monday, April 7, 11:30 a.m., Mountain Gate Restaurant.

Frederick Creation Society

FREDERICK, Md. - Tuesday, April 8, 7:30 p.m., Frederick Adventist School. The subject will be astronomy and creation. Call 301-663-4508. The group is not affiliated with a denomination.

AARP Chapter 623

Tuesday, April 8, 1:30 p.m., Next Dimensions, Hagerstown. Andrea Rowland from Hagers-town Magazine will be the speaker. Refreshments will be served.

Order of the Eastern Star 89

Tuesday, April 8, 7:30 p.m., Masonic Hall, Piper Lane, Hagers-town. The group will celebrate its 79th birthday. Social hour follows the meeting.


Society for Pennsylvania ArchaeologyCumberland Valley Chapter 27

WAYNESBORO, Pa. - Tuesday, April 8, 7 p.m., Visitor's Center at Renfew Museum and Park, 1010 E. Main St. James Herbstritt, state archaeologist with the Bureau for Historic Preservation in Harrisburg, Pa., will give a slide-illustrated talk on Ceramic Types of the Lower Susquehanna Valley. Free and open to the public.

Hagerstown Stamp Club

Tuesday, April 8, 7:30 to 9 p.m., St. John's Lutheran Church, 141 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown. Membership is $4 annually and all are welcome regardless of experience.

League of Women Voters

Membership meeting. Wednesday, April 9, 7 p.m., The Villages of Robinwood Community Center, Hagerstown. The topic will be "Affordable Housing for Washington County," with speakers Richard Willson, director of the Washington County Housing Authority, and Monda Sagalkin, league liaison to the Housing Task Force and Washington County League co-president. Call Fanny Crawford, 301-730-1638; or Monda Sagalkin, 301-432-6847, to RSVP.

Franklin County Art Alliance

Wednesday, April 9, 7:15 p.m., Wilson College's Warfield Auditorium. The group will critique its members' works after a short business meeting. Call 717-267-1396.

Harpers Ferry Civil War Roundtable

HARPERS FERRY, W.Va. -Wednesday, April 9, 8 p.m., Quality Hotel Conference Center, U.S. 340 east, 1/2 mile west of the entrance to Harpers Ferry National Park. Free and open to the public. Steve French will discuss "The Battle of Martinsburg, June 14, 1863."

Tri-State Singles

WAYNESBORO, Pa. -Wednesday, April 9, noon, Velvet Cafe Restaurant, West Third Street. Call Bill, 301-791-5371.

Potomac ValleyAudubon Society

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. -Wednesday, April 9, 7 p.m., U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service National Conservation Training Center, Shepherd Grade Road. The meeting will focus on timber rattlesnakes. The speaker will be W.H. Martin. Free and open to the public. Call Peter Smith at 304-876-1139 or e-mail

Hagerstown ChristianWomen's Connection

Thursday, April 10, 9:30 a.m., Annaffiare Restaurant/Sandals, Dual Highway, Hagerstown. The program will feature Jamie Hess of Valentine's Salon and Day Spa, Greencastle, Pa. The inspirational speaker will be Martha Goodrich, who will tell the group "What to do when the power goes out." All women are welcome. Cost is $12 inclusive. Free baby-sitting at the meeting. For reservations, call Mary, 301-791-0242; or Judith, 717-597-9287.

Tri-State Ravens Nest 12

Thursday, April 10, Tony's Restaurant, 14224 Pennsylvania Ave., Hagerstown. Jamisen Hensley, sports writer for The (Baltimore) Sun, will be the guest speaker. Jarret Johnson of the Baltimore Ravens will be the award recipient at the annual "Player of the Year" award banquet on June 7. Tickets are available from Bob Miller, 301-766-9151; or at The Maryland Theater.

Allison-Antrim Museum

GREENCASTLE, Pa. - Thursday, April 10, 7 p.m., Evangelical Lutheran Church, 130 N. Washington St. The guest speaker will be Alann Schmidt who will talk about the history of Antietam Battlefield's Dunker Church.

Frederick Community College Alumni Association

FREDERICK, Md. - Thursday, April 10, 6 p.m., Frederick Community College A Building, room A201. Call the FCC Office of Institutional Advancement, 301-846-2438, or e-mail

National Active and Retired Federal Employees Association 306

HALFWAY - Friday, April 11, noon, Western Sizzlin Steakhouse. The guest speaker will be Bob Fleenor. All active and retired federal employees, spouses and guests are welcome. Call Shirley, 301-824-7635 for reservations by Tuesday, April 8.

Tri-State Singles

GREENCASTLE, Pa. - Saturday, April 12, 9 a.m., Brother's Restaurant, Comfort Inn.


Fun run

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. -Saturday, April 5, registration at 8 a.m., run starts at 9 a.m., Sara Cree Hall by Ram Stadium, Shepherd University campus. Registration costs $15 for non-students and $5 for students and includes a T-shirt. Benefits Relay For Life. To register early, go to or e-mail

Money bingo

BOONSBORO - Sunday, April 6, doors open at noon, games start at 2 p.m., Boonsboro Volunteer Fire Department. $35 for 50 games. No outside food or drink and no smoking. Smoke breaks will be available. Call 301-432-2348.

Basket bingo

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