Around Smithsburg and Robinwood

May 05, 2010|By DARYLENE MOWEN

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Ballroom dancing set for Friday

Jim Powers will hold his ballroom dance party Friday from 7 to 10 p.m. at the Maugansville Ruritan Building on Maugans Avenue. Admission costs $4 per person.

Car wash to aid youth mission trip

The Crow Creek 2010 Mission Team will hold a car wash/yard sale Saturday at Hahn's Service Station on Jefferson Boulevard in Smithsburg and a car wash only at Lifehouse Church East parking lot in Leitersburg from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. (rain date is Saturday, May 15.) All proceeds will go toward the construction project on the Crow Creek Sioux Reservation in Fort Thompson, S.D.

For more information, call John Hills at 301-447-1702 or e-mail">

Way to go, Charles

Charles Newcomer of Ringgold was awarded a 5,000-hour award for volunteering at the Waynesboro (Pa.) Hospital. Charles volunteers in the diagnostic imaging department and the emergency department. Charles has been volunteering for more than 10 years at the hospital.


Spring luncheon

AARP Chapter 623 will hold its spring luncheon at the Western Sizzlin' restaurant Tuesday, May 11, at 1 p.m. The meeting will be in the banquet room.


A steak and shrimp dinner fundraiser is planned Saturday, June 12, by the Smithsburg JRL Community Center to raise funds to build a community center.

The event will be held at the North American Rod & Gun Club in Hagerstown. Doors open at 5 p.m. and dinner is from 6 to 8 p.m.

Tickets cost $30 per couple before May 15. There's a chance the event might be canceled if not enough tickets are sold.

Send payments to Smithsburg JRL Community Center, c/o Lisa Linthicum, 127 Eagles Ridge, Smithsburg, MD 21783. Checks should be made payable to "Smithsburg JRL Community Center."

For more information, call Lisa at 301-824-2645 or e-mail">

Cascade Elementary

Cascade Elementary School students' artwork will be on display at the Washington County Museum of Fine Arts through May 30.

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