Around Smithsburg and Robinwood

September 09, 2009|By DARYLENE MOWEN

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Chicken barbecue

The Smithsburg Volunteer Fire Co. will hold a chicken barbecue and bake sale Saturday at the Lewis Fruit Stand on Md. 64 from 10 a.m. until sold out.

A 1/2-chicken dinner with baked beans and coleslaw costs $6; $5 for chicken only.

Ballroom dancing

Jim Powers will hold his ballroom dance party Friday at the Maugansville Ruritan Building on Maugans Avenue from 7 to 10 p.m. Admission costs $4 per person. For more information, call 301-791-1551.

Pen Mar Park

The Dave Winter Group will perform at Pen Mar Park Sunday from 2 to 5 p.m. as the summer concert series continues. The concert is free, but donations are accepted.


Support group

Young at Heart, a support group for those who have lost loved ones, will meet Thursday at 1 p.m. at the Mountain Gate Restaurant in Waynesboro, Pa. For more information, Call Crena Anderson at 301-582-2045.

Prayer group

A prayer group is forming at Covenant Presbyterian Church, at 11833 Greenhill Drive in Hagerstown

The group will meet Thursdays from 9:30 to 10 a.m. in the fireside room at the church, which is off Jefferson Boulevard.

For more information, call 301-790-2758.

Senior site

Smithsburg senior site calendar:

Today - "Healthy Aging" and exercise with Helen House, 10:15 a.m.

Thursday - Bingo, 10 a.m.

Friday - Exercise and UNO, 10 a.m.

Monday, Sept. 14 - "The Flu ... You Can Beat It" with Jackie Willison, 10:30 a.m.

Tuesday, Sept. 15 - Word games, 10 a.m.

Smithsburg Middle School

Today is the kickoff for the school's pizza fundraiser.

Washington County Facilities Enrollment Advisory Committee will hold a forum Thursday at Smithsburg High School from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Activities for September and October will be painting the school signs and trimming bushes and planting bulbs.


Happy birthday wishes to my son, Christopher Ford. From his friends and family.

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