Around Halfway

May 20, 2009|By JAMIE SHEKELS / 301-331-4885

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Halfway Park Days set for this weekend

Halfway Park Days will be Saturday and Sunday at Martin L. "Marty" Snook Memorial Park in Halfway.

The Halfway Lions Club will be selling chicken.

The Midnighters from South Hagerstown High School and the Commanders from Williamsport High School will perform Saturday, along with the magic of Michael T.

Sunday's lineup will include the magic of Michael T and a performance by Take Two.

Events are planned Saturday from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Yard sale

Concordia Lutheran Church, at 17906 Garden Lane, will host a yard sale Saturday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Items for sale include furniture, children's toys, household and bedding items, holiday decorations and books. Stuff a bag with clothing for $2. Proceeds benefit mission projects for the community.


Memorial Day

Rose Hill Cemetery will host its annual Memorial Day event Saturday at 9:30 a.m.

Full military honors and a speaker will be on hand along with Civil War re-enactors.

For more information, contact 301-739-3630 or go to

Hickory Elementary to host field day

Students at Hickory Elementary will participate in field day Friday.

Spring concerts are also set at Hickory: the chorus concert is Wednesday, May 27, and the band concert will be Thursday, May 28, at Salem Avenue Elementary School.


Schools will be closed Monday for the Memorial Day holiday.

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