Around Sharpsburg and Keedysville

April 09, 2010|By HARRY NOGLE

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Samples Manor to hold spring revival

The Samples Manor Church of God, at 2128 Harpers Ferry Road near Dargan, will hold a spring revival from Sunday, April 11 to Sunday, April 18, featuring the following speakers and musicians:

o Sunday, April 11, 7 p.m. - The Rev. Bob Ardinger preaching; singing by Stevie Sigler

o Monday, April 12, 7:30 p.m. - The Rev. Bobby Hill preaching; singing by Cumberland Valley Quartet

o Tuesday, April 13, 7:30 p.m. - The Rev. Chuck Donivan preaching; singing by Amos Shiflett

o Wednesday, April 14, 7:30 p.m. - The Rev. Fred Lowman, preaching

o Thursday, April 15, 7:30 p.m. - Ron Neff preaching; singing by Scott Sturdivant

o Friday, April 16, 7:30 p.m. - Jeff Dissmore preaching; singing by Doug and Betty Stevens Family

o Saturday, April 17, 7:30 p.m. - The Rev. John Cook preaching; singing by Richard and Mary Fox


o Sunday, April 18, 7 p.m. - The Rev. Dave Wilburn preaching

For more information, call Pastor Kenny Johnson at 304-616-1437, Joe Goetz at 301-834-8694 or Jeff Hanes at 301-432-8359.

Tune in "Amazing Grace" broadcasts with Pastor Kenny Johnson on Sunday mornings from 11:30 to noon on WDHC 92.9 FM.

Legion Auxiliary to collect flags

The American Legion Auxiliary, Antietam Unit 236, will place a collection barrel in front of Sharpsburg Town Hall from April 15 to May 25 where residents may place their worn American flags for proper disposal by unit members.

Antietam Unit 236 reminds all residents that every day is a good day to display an American flag in good condition, but it is especially important to display them for the upcoming patriotic holidays of Memorial Day (May 30, observed May 31), Flag Day (June 14), Independence Day (July 4) and Labor Day (Sept. 6), Patriot Day (Sept. 11) and POW/MIA Recognition Day (Sept. 17).

BHS class of 1965 seeks class members

The Boonsboro High class of 1965 will hold a reunion picnic June 26 at Shafer park in Boonsboro.

The class is seeking the addresses, phone numbers or e-mails of the following class members: Harry Cunningham Jr., Gale Younkins, Barbara Lumm Morrison, Jim McCoy, Karen McGowan, Ed Messer, Dennis Mullendore, Vernon Rohrer and Doris Stevens Rodenheaver.

Any information can be sent to Linda (Koontz) Thomas at 301-791-2289, Karen (Snyder) Cunningham or Judy (Taylor) Kerns at 301-432-5342.

Ita Kavanaugh to speak at senior site

Ita Kavanaugh will speak on "Brown Bag Your Medications" Monday at the senior site on Mount Vernon Drive in Keedysville.

Young at Heart exercises will continue Wednesday and Jo Lum chair caning will continue Thursday.

For information, call Martha Drennen at 301-432-5624.

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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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