Club meetings, fundraisers, reunions

October 24, 2008

Club meetings

Knights of Columbus

Friday, Oct. 24, through Sunday, Oct. 26, meeting at St. Joseph's Church, Halfway; host hotel is Hagerstown Hotel and Convention Center, Dual Highway, Hagerstown.

The Nightingales

HALFWAY - Monday, Oct. 27, 11:30 a.m., Western Sizzlin Steak House. Participants are reminded to bring their gift.

Conococheague Institute Museum and Library

MERCERSBURG, Pa. - Tuesday, Oct. 28, 6 p.m., Welsh Barrens Visitor and Education Center, 12995 Bain Road. A potluck dinner will be served at a cost of $10 per person. Those attending are asked to bring one hot or cold dish to share and to R.S.V.P. at 717-328-3467 or e-mail

Fairchild office retirees

Tuesday, Oct. 28, 12:30 p.m., Richardson's, Dual Highway, Hagerstown. All former Fairchild office employees are welcome.

Opequon Radio Society

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Thursday, Oct. 30, 7:30 p.m., Veterans Affairs Hospital campus. Anyone with an interest in amateur radio is invited to join. Call Jay B. Tabor, 304-264-4009.


Moller retirees

Friday, Oct. 31, 8 a.m., Junction 808, Hagerstown.

Fairchild data processing

Saturday, Nov. 1, 12:30 p.m., Richardson's Restaurant, Dual Highway, Hagerstown. The group will meet for lunch. All former Fairchild data processing employees are welcome. Call 301-223-9770.


St. Leo holiday craft and gift faire

Saturday, Oct. 25 , 10 a.m. to 8 p.m., and Sunday, Oct. 26, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., St. Leo Catholic Church, 2109 Sulphur Springs Road. Features crafts, bake sale, lunch bar and door prizes. Call Connie Quigley, 304-229-5885.

Kindly Canines donations collection

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Saturday, Oct. 25, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Kindly Canines will collect monetary and product donations at Wal-Mart on Lincoln Way East, Sunnyway on Warm Springs Road, Food Lion on Lincoln Way West, all of Chambersburg, and Wal-Mart on Walnut Bottom Road in Shippensburg, Pa. Animal care needs in order of priority are kitten food, adult cat food, feline prime cat litter, cat and dog treats, cat and dog toys, puppy food, liquid laundry detergent, bleach, paper towels, blankets, towels and dog food. Benefits Cumberland Valley Animal Shelter. Make checks payable to Cumberland Valley Animal Shelter. Call 717-263-2076 or e-mail

Turkey dinner

BOLIVAR, W.Va. - Saturday, Oct. 25, 1 to 6 p.m., Bolivar Community Center, Panama Street. Features all-you-can-eat turkey, dressing, mashed potatoes, gravy, green beans, sauerkraut, cranberry sauce, applesauce, dinner rolls, cake, iced tea and coffee. $8 for adults, $4 for children ages 6 to 12, free for ages 5 and younger. Eat in or carry out. Call 304-535-2450 for advanced tickets or pay at the door.

Soup and sandwich sale

CLEAR SPRING - Saturday, Oct. 25, 11 a.m. until sold out, St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 14234 National Pike. Features Maryland crab, bean, vegetable, beef noodle and chicken corn soups, hot dogs, chili dogs, steamers, country ham sandwiches and pies. Eat in or carry out.

Basket bingo

MAUGANSVILLE - Sunday, Oct. 26, doors open at 11:30 a.m., games begin at 1 p.m., Maugansville Fire Station. Tickets cost $20 and include six bingo cards and one of each bonus game. Call 301-797-6770 for tickets.

Dog wash

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Sunday, Oct. 26, 8 a.m. to 3 p.m., Wilson College veterinary building. $5 for toy dogs, $8 for small dogs, $13 for medium dogs, $18 for large dogs and $22 for extra large or double-coated dogs. The fee includes a bath, nail trim, ear cleaning and drying performed by Wilson College Veterinary Medical Technology Club. Proceeds benefit the club's trip to Orlando.


SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. - Sunday, Oct. 26, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., Frank Center parking lot, Shepherd University. Trophies will be awarded for categories including import, street legal hot rod, outlaw/street illegal, late model 1988 present stock and modified, new classic 1977-1987 stock and modified, classic 1961-76 stock and modified, golden age 1946-1960 stock and modified, antique/pre-war 1945 and older and best in show. Registration costs $10 for participants. Participants should arrive from 8 to 11 a.m. Free for spectators. Call Joshua Nichols, 540-327-0547 or e-mail Hosted by Lamda Chi Alpha fraternity.

Fall dinner/auction

FREDERICK, Md. - Monday, Oct. 27, silent auction at 6 p.m., dinner at 7 p.m., live auction follows dinner. Dutch's Daughter Restaurant. Tickets cost $30 per person. Call Laura Duthoy, 301-663-4985 or go to Hosted by Zonta Club.

Quilt show and sale

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Thursday, Oct. 30, 3 to 7 p.m.; Friday, Oct. 31, 9 a.m. to 7 p.m.; and Saturday, Nov. 1, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., Chambersburg Mennonite Church Family Life Center. Quilting demonstrations are scheduled every day at 10:30 a.m., 1:30 and 5 p.m. Quilt appraisals will be offered by appointment. Class size is limited and pre-registration is required. Registration costs $10. Call 717-264-6413 (evenings) or e-mail del&

Maryland Symphony Orchestra Guild Ball

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