Around Smithsburg and Robinwood

October 08, 2008|By DARYLENE MOWEN / 301-331-5683

TOPS 262

TOPS Chapter 262 in Smithsburg listened to John, its leader, talk about a new contest for October/November titled "The Christmas Bag" at its last meeting. Each week, those who lose weight will put their name in a bag. On Nov. 13, the winner's name will be pulled out.

On Thursday, the group will host guest speaker Lisa McCoy, a dietitian with the Washington County Health Department.

The group meets Thursdays at St. Paul's United Methodist Church, 51 S. Main St. in Smithsburg. Weigh-in is at 5:30 p.m. and the meeting runs from 6 to 7 p.m. For more information, call Ola at 301-824-7650 or go to on the Web.

Cascade Elementary

Cascade Elementary School T-shirts are being sold for $10 each. Student sizes are from medium, large and extra large. Adult sizes include large, extra large and 2X.


For more information, call the school office at 301-766-8066.

Smithsburg Middle

The Martin's A+ School Rewards Program began Oct. 5 and runs through March 14. Customers can help the school earn cash each time they shop using their bonus card. You can register online at (SMS school code-00164).

And don't forget to clip those box tops to help the school earn cash. The school has two contests during the school year for the homeroom that collects the most box tops.

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