Around Sharpsburg and Keedysville

July 14, 2009|By HARRY NOGLE

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Salem Methodist to offer Camp EDGE Bible school

Salem United Methodist Church of Keedysville will offer Camp EDGE for ages preschool through preteen July 13 to 17 from 6 to 8 p.m.

This Bible school is not your typical stroll through the woods. It's an action-packed, adrenaline-filled expedition that teaches kids their strength and might come from God. It is taught through contemporary music, recreation games, science activities, extreme sports videos and crafts.

The registration desk opens at 5:30 p.m. July 13. Register ahead at

Contact the VBS director for more details at or by calling the church at 301-432-4046.

Chestnut Grove to hold Bible school

Chestnut Grove Bible Church, at 3636 Chestnut Grove Road, will hold a Vacation Bible school for those ages 3 to 10 July 13 to 17 from 7 to 9 p.m. The theme is "Polar Extremes." The Bible school will feature Bible lessons, refreshments, crafts and games, along with skits, puppets and lots of fun.


For more information, call 301-432-4900.

Lucie to lead exercises at Keedysville senior site

Lucie will lead exercises Thursday, July 16, at the senior site in Keedysville. Call manager Martha Drennen at 301-432-5624 for more details.

BHS Class of 1969 to hold reunion

The Boonsboro High Class of l969 is planning a 40th reunion celebration at the Plaza Hotel in Hagerstown Oct. 3, starting at 6 p.m. A tailgate party might be held Oct. 2 if BHS plays a home football game that evening. More info on that activity will be forthcoming when the BHS football schedule is announced. Letters will be going out to classmates in July.

Addresses for the following classmates are still needed: Harry Clarke, Thomas Dale Coe, Willaim S. E. Craig, Carl Ellis Dewease, Lois Fauble Welty, Charles Holland, Gary Howell, David W. Kindle, Connie Kline Fields, Gary Lapole, Teresa Porter Ensore, Philip Rowland. Gregory Shafer, David Wayne Smith, Barbara Starliper Mallott, Dennis Tinney, Dennis Webb, Eileen Webber Kline and Linda Wolford Oakley. Contact Elmer Ecton at 301-733-0254, Nancy Hammond Shank at 30l-824-7229 or Patsy McCoy Holder at 30l-432-2592 to update addresses or for more info.

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Information concerning churches, clubs, schools, organizations and activities in the Sharpsburg/Keedysville area may be called to Harry Nogle at 301-432-2437 or e-mailed to

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