Morris Frock Unit 42
Tuesday, May 6, light mealat 6:30 p.m., meeting at 7 p.m., American Legion Post 42, 405 Northern Ave., Hagerstown. The meeting includes nomination of officers and the annual memorial service for deceased members.
Wednesday, May 7, noon, AMVETS Post 10, 707 Frederick St., Hagerstown. Call Bill, 301-791-5371.
Frederick Community College Alumni Association
FREDERICK, Md. - Thursday, May 8, 6 p.m., Frederick Community College's campus in A Building, Room A201. All alumni are welcome. Call 301-846-2438; or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Tri-State Ravens Nest 12
Thursday, May 8, 7 p.m., Tony's Restaurant, 14224 Pennsylvania Ave., Hagerstown. John Ziemann, president of the Baltimore Ravens Marching Band, will be the guest speaker. $35 banquet tickets are available for the "Player of the Year Award" banquest being held Saturday, June 7, at Four Points Sheraton.
GREENCASTLE, Pa. -Thursday, May 8, 7 p.m., Evangelical Lutheran Church, 130 N. Washington St. Guest speaker will be Charles "Bill" Wagaman of Waynesboro, Pa., who spent nine months as a POW in four different prisons in France and Germany. Free. Call 717-597-9010 or go to www.greencastlemuseum.org.
Hagerstown Christian Women's Connection
Thursday, May 8, Venice Ballroom, Hagerstown. Wendy and Richard Shank, owners of Traditions of the White Swan, will share their experiences making quilts and running a quilt shop. Music will be provided by Bev Orndorff and Sherry Reynolds. All women are welcome. $12. Free baby-sitting on premises. For reservations, call Mary, 301-791-0242; or Judith, 717-597-9287.
South Hagerstown High School Alumni Association
Thursday, May 8, 7 p.m., Always Ron's, 29 N. Burhans Blvd., Hagerstown. Open to members and alumni. Go to www.shhsrebelalumni.org.
HALFWAY - Friday, May 9, noon, Western Sizzlin' Steakhouse. Guest speaker will be Deputy Jim Holsinger of Washington County Sheriffs Department. All federal active and retired federal employees, spouses and guests are welcome. Call Shirley, 301-824-7635 for reservations by Tuesday, May 6.
Frederick County sheep breeders
ROCKY RIDGE, Md. - Saturday, May 10, 9 a.m. to noon, Groff's Content Farm, 14930 Bollinger Road, Rocky Ridge. Pasture walk and farm tour. Call 301-447-3611. Go to www.groffscontentfarm.com. All are invited.
GREENCASTLE, Pa. - Saturday, May 10, 9 a.m., Brother's Restaurant, Comfort Inn. Call Bill, 301-791-5371.
Chicken barbecue and bake sale
GREENCASTLE, Pa. - Saturday, May 3, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., Greencastle Livestock Market, 720 Buchanan Trail East. $4.50 per half chicken, prepared by Ralph. Baked goods and side orders will be sold. Sponsored by Greencastle Otterbein Church for the benefit of Guiding Hands Preschool. Call 717-328-3583.
Computer and electronics recycling event
FREDERICK, Md. - Saturday, May 3, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m., St. John Regional Catholic School, 8414 Opossumtown Pike. Benefits St. John Regional Catholic School. Call 301-662-6722 or go to www.sjrcs.org.
Women Ride for Women Build
FUNKSTOWN - Sunday, May 4, 10 a.m., Dimensions, 132 Old National Pike. Participants meet for a continental breakfast. Bikes will depart at noon and the ride will end at 2 p.m. at Harley-Davidson of Williamsport, 10210 Governor Lane Blvd. There will be music, a bike show contest, 50/50 raffle and door prizes. Tickets cost $20 in advance and $25 at registration. Benefits Habitat for Humanity of Washington County. Call 301-791-9009 or e-mail email@example.com.
Vera Bradley bingo
MYERSVILLE - Sunday,May 4, doors open at 12:30 p.m., games begin at 2 p.m., Myersville Volunteer Fire Co. Tickets cost $20 and include lunch.20 games, two specials, two raffles and tip jars. Proceeds benefit Myersville Volunteer Fire Co. Call 301-293-1026.