Around Clear Spring

April 15, 2008|By CHERYL WEAVER / 301-842-0087

Youth group plans spaghetti dinner

The youth group at St. Paul's Reformed Church in Clear Spring is hosting a spaghetti supper on Saturday at Wilson Ruritan from 4 to 7 p.m.

Tickets cost $5 for adults and $2.50 for those 5 to 12. Along with spaghetti comes a roll, green beans, applesauce and drink. There will be a bake sale table with dessert choices for purchase.

How about dinner and a show?

On Saturday, the Clear Spring High School FBLA is having a soup and sandwich dinner from 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. between "The Sound of Music" show times. So, come support the kids after the 2 p.m show or before the 7:30 p.m. show, with dinner.


Kindergarten registration this week

The next kindergarten registration is Wednesday.

The staff at Clear Spring Elementary School encourage families in the Clear Spring district to register your child soon so that the school can begin sending families information about the Kindergarten Fair and Kindergarten Mini-Camp that will be taking place this summer.

Please tell your friends and neighbors about this registration date. Students that turn 5 by Sept. 1 can register for kindergarten 2008-09.

Please bring the following items with you to registration:

· Birth Certificate

· Social Security Card

· Proof of Residency (tax bill/statement, lease or mortgage bill/statement, utility bill (water/sewer/gas/electric), or deed, title or settlement sheet.

Church to hold chicken barbecue

Blair's Valley 1st Church of God will have a chicken barbecue Saturday, May 3, starting at 4 p.m. The barbecue will be at Clopper's Grove in Blair's Valley. The menu will be 1/2 chicken for $8 or 1/4 chicken for $6; baked potato, green beans, applesauce, roll, tea, coffe, and dessert. The meals will be served in their fellowship hall.


Happy belated birthday to Rebecca Mott. Rebecca turned 12 years old on April 11. I hope you enjoyed your day! Also, happy birthday wishes go out to my daughter, Chloe Weaver. Chloe will turn 6 years old on April 20. Happy birthday to you both!

Did you know?

Did you know a Bicentennial Pageant was held at Fort Frederick on May 15, 1956?

The pageant was titled "Portal to Peace." Six hundred students from Washington County junior and senior high schools participated.

E. Russell Hicks, from Potomac Junior High, and Mrs. Nora Snyder, who was the principal at Clear Spring Elementary, wrote the script for the pageant. The bicentennial attracted nationwide recognition.

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