Around South Hagerstown

July 13, 2009|By STACI CLIPP

Parents' Day Out program offered

There is still time to register your child for fall classes at the Parents' Day Out preschool day-care program at St. Andrew's United Methodist Church, 1020 Maryland Ave. in Hagerstown.

The church is across from South End Shopping Center.

The school meets Thursdays from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. from September to May.

The program is for those ages 1 to 5. Children are separated by age into five groups.

Children have a fun day of play and learning activities under adult supervision while parents have one day a week to plan appointments, a day to shop or just get things done at home.

The school costs $15 per session.

For more information, call the church off at 301-739-7431.

Rohrersville Band book available

Richard Haynes, a member of the Rohrersville Band since 1940, has finished a history book titled "And the Band Plays On."


The book was printed locally and contains many photographs and information about the organization since its founding 170 years ago.

Anyone interested in purchasing the book may contact any band member or stop by the band hall on Main Street in Rohrersville any Tuesday between 7:30 and 9 p.m. The book is available for a $20 donation to the band.

For more information, call Haynes at 301-432 6987.

Lions Club

Tuesday - Steve Hummel, from Hagerstown Trust, will talk about phishing and e-mail issues.

Discovery Station

Saturday - The Tri-State Astronomers will give a summertime telescope clinic at Discovery Station from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Class of 1974 plans reunion

The South Hagerstown High School class of 1974 will hold its 35th anniversary reunion Saturday, Aug. 15, at Beaver Creek Country Club.

An informal social is planned for Friday, Aug. 14, at the 10th Inning Tavern in Funkstown.

Any class member (and their guests) of any other SHHS graduating class may also attend the Friday evening event (food and beverage on your own) and/or the Saturday evening indoor barbecue at a cost of $30 per person.

A five-day cruise from Baltimore to Bermuda is also planned for Oct. 31.

Class members who have not received a letter or anyone who has questions or interest in cruising to Bermuda, contact Karen (Kline) Luther at 301-964-5137 or

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