Around Sharpsburg and Keedysville

April 23, 2010|By HARRY NOGLE

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Little League to hold cash bonanza May 1

Sharpsburg Little League will hold a cash bonanza Saturday, May 1, at Williamsport Fire Hall.

Tickets cost $35 per couple.

Doors open at 4:30 p.m., dinner is at 6 p.m. and the drawing is at 7:30 p.m. There will be a dance and DJ after the drawing.

The menu includes chicken, ham or meatballs. There will be free sodas and beer.

Tip jars and raffles will be available. The last ticket drawn will win $1,000. Every 10th ticket drawn will win $35. Tickets are available from Bobbi Morris at 301-432-6612 or Rodney Burgan at 301-432-6259 or at the Little League field concession stand.


Church to hold spaghetti dinner

Salem United Methodist Church, at 25 S. Main St. in Keedysville, will host a spaghetti dinner and silent auction Friday, April 30, from 4 to 8 p.m. Tickets cost $7 per person and $4 for those ages 3 to 10. Proceeds will benefit the Keedysville Kids Day Camp.

Benevola Church to hold yard sale

Benevola United Methodist Church, off Alternate U.S. 40 at 19925 Benevola Church Road, will hold a yard sale Saturday from 7 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. in the spiritual life center. The event will be held rain or shine. A bake table will be available.

Master Gardeners to hold plant sale

The Washington County Master Gardeners will hold a plant sale Saturday from 8 a.m. to noon at the Ag Center at 7303 Sharpsburg Pike in Boonsboro.

The sale will feature hundreds of plants grown by Master Gardeners, new and used gardening books, tools and gifts, rain barrels and salad boxes.

There will be tours of the vegetable garden and rain garden. The plant sale will be held rain or shine. To learn more, call 301-791-1604.

Quartet to deliver message

The Promised Land Quartet will deliver their gospel message at First Christian Church, at 12A St. Paul St. in Boonsboro, Sunday, May 2, from 9:30 to 11 a.m. The quartet will accept an offering.

Fitness classes at Rockland

The Washington County Recreation Department will offer fitness classes at Rockland Woods Elementary School starting in May.

Zumba features Latin and hip hop rhythms taught by certified instructor Liz Martz. The classes will be Mondays and Wednesdays from May 10 to July 28, from 5:15 to 6 p.m. The class costs $35 for county residents and $45 for nonresidents.

Pilates is a total body conditioning workout structured to build strength and stamina. The class meets Monday evenings from May 10 to June 28 from 6:10 to 7 p.m. The class costs $25 for county residents and $35 for nonresidents.

For more information, call 240-313-2805 or go to

Willison to speak at senior site

Jackie Willison will speak on "Preventing Medication Reactions" Friday, April 30, at the senior site on Mount Vernon Drive in Keedysville. Merry Gehr will check blood pressures Monday. 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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