Around North Hagerstown

July 06, 2009|By ELLEN ROWLAND / 240-217-5051

Haven Lutheran Church to hold VBS this month

Haven Lutheran Church will hold a Vacation Bible school titled "Where Fearless Kids Shine God's Light" July 27 to 31 from 5:30 to 8:30 p.m.

All are welcome to attend.

The church is at 1035 Haven Road in Hagerstown.

For more information, call 301-733-5056.

North High class of 1974 planning reunion Oct. 13

The North Hagerstown High School class of 1974 will hold its reunion Oct. 13 at Beaver Creek Country Club.

If you have not received any information by mail, call 301-791-0050 or e-mail If you know of any classmates' addresses or phone numbers, please let the committee know.


Longmeadow VBS

Longmeadow Church of the Brethren is holding Vacation Bible school today through Wednesday from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. for those ages 3 through eighth grade.

The church is at 9642 Longmeadow Road in Hagerstown.

For more information, call 301-733-3250 or e-mail

TOPS 446

TOPS (Taking Off Pounds Sensibly) Chapter 446 members had an informative program last week. Carolyn talked about focusing.

The chapter welcomed a new member, Joanne.

Mary will lead the next program after awards are presented.

The group meets Wednesdays at Shiloh United Methodist Church, 19731 Shiloh Church Road, Hagerstown. Weigh-in begins at 8:45 a.m. and the meeting is from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. For more information, call Tom or Mary at 301-797-2547 or call Judy at 301-739-9279.


TOPS (Taking Off Pounds Sensibly) Chapter 77 had a net loss at its last meeting. Three KOPS members were reinstated: Madalyn, Betty H. and Louise H.

Barb Trumpower won the "Get-R-Done" contest with a 2 3/4-pound loss. Linda Lemen led the program on "Pure Energy," giving tips on how to boost your energy level during the day. On Tuesday, some of the members went to Golden Living Nursing Home to play bingo with the residents.

Today starts a "No Gain Week." Shirley Knode will lead the program.

The group meets at First Christian Church, 1345 Potomac Ave., Hagerstown. The meeting is from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. For more information, contact Donna at 301-223-8143 or Patsy at 301-582-2292.

Goretti news

St. Maria Goretti High School will hold a new uniform sale Tuesday, July 21, from 1 to 6 p.m.

A golf tournament to benefit the school's athletic program will be held Friday at Beaver Creek Country Club.

Lunch begins at 11 a.m. The tournament begins at noon. The cost is $70 per golfer.

For more information, call Cokey Robertson at 301-824-6044.

For more information about the school, call 301-739-4266. or go to

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