Meetings, groups, fundraisers

April 16, 2010

Meetings, groups

Tri-State Singles

Saturday, April 17, 8:30 a.m. Railroad Junction restaurant, 808 Noland Drive, Hagerstown. E-mail

Middleburg/Mason-Dixon Line Historical Society and State Line Ruritan Club

STATE LINE, Pa. -- Monday, April 19, business meeting 6:30 p.m., program 7 to 7:45 p.m. State Line Ruritan building, State Line Community Park, U.S. 11. Guest speaker Jim Martin of Martin's Famous Pastries will speak about his family business. Open to the public. For information, call Susan Alsip-Lawson at 301-739-0357.

Amalgamated Local 171 UAW retirees

Monday, April 19, 1 p.m. meeting. Local 171 Union Hall, 18131 Maugans Ave., Hagerstown. Guest speaker will be Kay Clark of Hag-erstown Veterans Affairs Clinic. Bring canned goods for food bank. Call 301-733-6932.

CWA Local 2105 retirees

Tuesday, April 20, 11:30 a.m. lunch, 1 p.m. meeting. Morris Frock Post 42 American Legion, 405 Northern Ave., Hagerstown. All retired Communications Workers of America Local 2105 members are welcome. Guest speaker will be Curt Gaul from the C&O Canal. Call 301-791-1486.


Waynesboro Studio Art Club

WAYNESBORO, Pa. -- Tuesday, April 20, 7 p.m. Church of the Brethren, 117 S. Church St. Artist and educator Freya Qually will give an oil painting landscape demonstration. Call Laura Shindle at 717-597-8341.

Middletown Valley Historical Society

MIDDLETOWN, Md. -- Wednesday, April 21, 7:30 p.m. Reformed Church, Church Street. Local tourism manager Tiffany Ahalt will present a program about the Bold Women of Frederick County. Free, refreshments provided. Call 301-371-7582.

Women After Hours

Wednesday, April 21, 5 to 7 p.m. Edward Jones office, 33 W. Franklin St., Suite 101, Hagers-town. Guest speaker will be Lisa Adali-Piston, owner of South Mountain Day Spa. Call Shelby Penn at 301-733-0625.

Franklin County Historical Society-Kittochtinny

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. -- Wednesday, April 21, 1 p.m. Grove Family Library, 101 Ragged Edge Road. Walter Powell, adjunct professor at Mount St. Mary University, will speak about "Franklin and the Wagon Affair of 1755." A $2 donation is requested. For reservations, call 717-264-1667.

Christians in Business networking

Thursday, April 22, lunch at 11:30 a.m., meeting noon to 1 p.m. Pizza Hut, 100 Railway Lane, Hagerstown. Provides a business networking opportunity for those who share Christian ideals. Open to everyone. E-mail Norvel at, Debbie at or Teresa at


Improv marathon

Friday, April 16, from 5 p.m. to Saturday, April 17 at 5:30 p.m. Hagerstown Children's Theater, 806 Frederick St., Hagerstown. The theater will attempt to break a record for the longest improvised scene. Call 301-733-8261 or visit

Titanic Casino Evening

Friday, April 16, 6 p.m. Discovery Station, 101 W. Washington St., Hagerstown. Six casino games, bingo, Trivial Pursuit, 50/50 cash raffle, live and silent auction. Cocktail buffet and open bar. Tickets cost $35; $60 per couple. Proceeds benefit Discovery Station and the ParentChild Center. Tickets available at Hagerstown-Washington County Convention & Visitors Bureau, 6 N. Potomac St., Hagerstown, or call 301-790-0076 or 877-790-0076.

Spaghetti dinner

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. -- War Memorial building, King and German streets. Spaghetti (with or without meat), salad, garlic bread, dessert, coffee and soft drinks. Tickets are $10 for adults, $5 for ages 5 to 12; free for children younger than 5. Proceeds benefit Good Shepherd Caregivers. Call 304-876-3325 or 304-725-2262.

Chicken, fish, ham dinner

Saturday, April 17, 11 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Bethel Gardens Community Center, 356 Henry Ave., Hagerstown. Dinners with all the fixings cost $7.50. Proceeds benefit An House of Prayer for All People church. Call Shirley at 240-520-4129 for deliveries.

Dinner and concert

INWOOD, W.Va. -- Saturday, April 17, dinner from 5 to 6:30 with concert at 7 p.m. Musselman High School, 126 Excellence Way. The spring concert of the Blue and Gray Men's Chorus with special performance. Tickets for dinner and concert cost $10. Call Allison at 304-229-0732.

Community yard sale

Saturday, April 17, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Haven Lutheran Church, 1035 Haven Road, Hagerstown. Yard sale items, food, bake sale and hand-crafted items. Proceeds benefit Holly Place and Habitat for Humanity. Call 301-733-5056.

Beef and ham pot pie supper

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. -- Saturday, April 17, 4 to 7 p.m. Edenville Ruritan, 545 Wayne Ave. Call Ed Amsley at 717-369-2700.

'Walk MS'

Saturday, April 17, 9 a.m. registration, 10 a.m. (3.1 miles) walk through Antietam National Battlefield. Proceeds benefit National Multiple Sclerosis Society. Call 800-344-4867 or go to

Indoor yard sale

Saturday, April 17, 7 a.m. to 1 p.m. William D. Byron Post 1936 VFW, 70 E. Washington St., Hagerstown. Steamers, hot dogs, vegetable soup and baked goods will be for sale. Call 301-733-4178.

Pancake breakfast

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