Library seminar to be held Aug. 6
Have you ever needed to find information on an account, a doctor, a previous address and couldn't find it? Then simply your life with a "Critical Life Inventory."
Stop by the Central Library, 100 S. Potomac St., Thursday, Aug. 6, from 12:15 to 1 p.m. and join local businesswoman Teresa Spruill for a workshop designed to help you discover a successful way of keeping track of essential information.
Bring your lunch.
To reserve a space, call 301-739-3250, ext. 136.
On Saturday, Aug. 1, Second Christian Church, 65 W. North Ave., will sponsor a Community Appreciation Day with a yard sale.
Health fair set for Aug. 8
The Walnut Street Community Health Center's sixth annual Health Fair will be held Saturday, Aug. 8, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
There will be free health screenings, including blood pressure, random blood sugar, total cholesterol, PSA, breast exams, depression and anxiety screenings, foot exams, skin damage screening and more.
And remember to bring the children as there will be plenty of activities for them such as a firetruck, face painting, balloons, fingerprinting and games.
In addition, there will be health and community service vendors on hand.
Refreshments will be provided.
The event will be held rain or shine.
Summer reading contest continues
There's still a few weeks left to be a winner in the Adult Summer Reading Club drawing at Washington County Free Library.
Be sure you have completed your book review and drop it in the contest box at the library until Aug. 13.
Prizes are drawn each Friday.
For more information, call 301-739-3250, ext. 136.
"Tale of Despereaux" will be shown today at Washington County Free Library at dusk. Bring your own chairs.
There is no rain date.
o Don't forget this weekend's events, especially the Progressive Men's Club's dance Saturday at the VFW, Washington Street, at 8 p.m. to help raise funds for the For Our Kids Sake bus trip.
o Bridge of Life Church, 14 S. Potomac St., will show " Lord of the Rings: The Two Towers" Saturday at 7 p.m.
o Sisters-in-Spirit Book Club's discussion of "Dreams from My Father" by President Obama will take place Sunday.
o Haven Lutheran Church, 1035 Haven Road, will hold Vacation Bible school from July 27 to 31.
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