Items will be collected to send boxes to members of the military who are related to chapter members.
The chapter meets Wednesdays at Shiloh United Methodist Church from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Weigh-in begins at 8:45 a.m. The church is at 19731 Shiloh Church Road, Hagerstown. For more information, call Mary or Tom at 301-797-2547, or Judy at 301-739-9279.
North High junior class plans pancake breakfast
The North Hagerstown High School junior class will host a pancake breakfast Saturday from 7 to 11 a.m. to raise money for this year's prom. Tickets cost $5 for adults and $4 for those ages 12 and younger.
Awards were presented for the month of March. Shining Stars were Cindy Ryder and Mary Lou Edmands. Dottie Zimmerman, Dorothy Smith and Valerie Eccard had perfect attendance with no gains for the month. Those with losses six weeks in a row were Betty Rice, Kathy Freese and Eccard.
Pat Saunders is halfway to her goal and Zimmerman is three-quarters of the way to her goal.
The Get-R-Done prize was won by Louise Horst and Delores Hays won the Ha Ha box.
The Division 1 winner for the month was Freese, with a 9-pound loss. Zimmerman took the Division 2 prize with a 5-pound loss.
Honored KOPS for the month were Ryder and Mary Reid.
Weight recorders Edmands and Horst presented pins and ribbons to all members who had a weight loss during 2009. The group was challenged to have an even more successful 2010.
This week's program, titled "Cut and Burn," will be presented by Ryder.
The group meets Mondays at First Christian Church, 1345 Potomac Ave. Weigh-in is from 7 to 9:15 a.m. and the meeting is from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. For more information, call Donna at 301-223-8143 or Patsy at 301-582-2292.
Saint Mary Catholic School news
The Saint Mary Catholic School second grade will visit Children's Village today and Tuesday.
The school will hold a spaghetti dinner Saturday from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in Pangborn Hall.
For more information, call the school at 301-733-1184.
Legion Post 42 plans yard sale
American Legion Post 42 will hold a yard sale Saturday, May 22, in the pavilion on Northern Avenue in Hagerstown. Setup is at 7 a.m. It will cost $10 to rent a space. To reserve a space, call 301-992-7138.
Election of officers was held in March. On April 9, the officers were installed using a rainbow-color theme. Each new officer, as well as those leaving office, received a pink rose.
Mary Stuller was honored with red roses for being a KOPS for 16 years. A new member, Nancy, joined the group. Barbara, a former member, renewed her membership.
The chapter donated $100 to Holly Place and $100 to the food bank. Hospice was given $50 in memory of a member.
The chapter meets Fridays, with weigh-in from 4:45 to 5:45 p.m. The meeting is from 6 to 7 p.m. at Christ Lutheran Church, 216 N. Cleveland Ave.
For more informaton, call June at 301-582-4821, Virginia at 301-733-1296 or Marie at 301-824-3245.
The Women's Club will hold a luncheon and card party to benefit Holly Place Wednesday at noon at the club at 31 S. Prospect St. in Hagerstown. Reservations can be made by calling the club at 301-739-0870. Tickets cost $12.
Holly Place is a low-cost residential home for senior citizens on South Potomac Street.
The Women's Club will spoon a floral fantasy event Saturday, May 1, at 6 p.m. at the Academy Theater, at 58 E. Washington St., Hagerstown. There will be a buffet dinner and silent auction of garden and spring-inspired merchandise, art work and gift baskets. Tickets cost $30 per person. For tickets, call 301-739-0870.