Around Sharpsburg and Keedsyville

October 30, 2009|By HARRY NOGLE / 301-432-2437

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Basket bingo

The Potomac Valley Fire Co. in Dargan will hold a basket bingo Saturday. Doors open at 11:30 a.m. A costume contest will be included.

Tickets for the Nov. 14 gun bonanza dinner/dance will be sold at the basket bingo. Tickets cost $35. A limited number of tickets are available. For more information, call Charlie at 301-491-1208 or 301-432-2130.

Fall bazaar

St. Mark's Episcopal Church, Lappans, will hold a fall bazaar Saturday, Nov. 14, from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. Look for food (homemade soups), craft items, white elephant items and early Christmas gifts. For more information, call 301-582-0817.


Christian Fellowship

United Christian Fellowship Church, 18823 Shepherdstown Pike, Keedysville, has begun an "AWANA" (Approved Workmen Are Not Ashamed) program Wednesday evenings from 6:30 to 8 p.m. Those ages 4 and older are welcome. There is also a Wednesday evening Bible study at 7 p.m. for the adults. For more information, call 301-432-0110.

Spaghetti dinner

St. Luke's Episcopal Church, 2150 Boteler Road, Brownsville, will hold an all-you-can-eat spaghetti dinner Saturday, Nov. 7, from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. The menu will include spaghetti with meatballs, garlic bread, tossed salad, homemade cake/pie and iced tea or coffee. Tickets cost $5.95 for adults and $2.95 for children. Those younger than 5 will be admitted free. Active and retired military will be charged $2.95. A bake sale table will be available. For more information, call Regina Jones at 301-432-8997.

Ruritan to hold oyster, ham, turkey dinner

The Rohrersville Ruritan will hold an oyster, ham and turkey dinner Saturday, Nov. 21, from 2 to 5 p.m. in the Rohrersville Ruritan Community Schoolhouse. Please bring containers for carry outs. Tickets cost $14 for adults and $7 for those ages 6 to 12. Those younger than 5 will be admitted free. For more information, call 301-791-2369.

Dog safety program

The Humane Society of Washington County will present a program on dog safety for children at the Keedysville Library Tuesday at 5 p.m. Feel free to bring a picture of your pet to share. Gifts for the shelter (blankets, dog/cat food, etc.) will also be accepted.

Spaghetti dinner

Christ Reformed UCC, Sharpsburg, will hold an all-you-can-eat spaghetti dinner Saturday, Nov. 7, from 4 to 7 p.m. at the church on Main St. in Sharpsburg. Eat in costs $7 per person and carry out costs $5 per person (includes spaghetti and garlic bread). Those younger than 8 will be admitted free. The dinner includes spaghetti (meatless sauce available), garlic bread, salad, fruit salad, applesauce, iced tea, lemonade and water. The proceeds from the dinner will benefit the Sunday School program.

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