Around Sharpsburg and Keedysville

July 16, 2010|By HARRY NOGLE / 301-432-2437

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Skyline Boys to appear at church in Keedysville

The Skyline Boys, a Southern gospel music group, will appear at United Christian Fellowship Church in Keedysville on Saturday at 7 p.m. A love offering will be accepted.

Heritage Festival seeks artists, craftspeople

The Sharpsburg Heritage Festival Committee is accepting applications for artists and crafts-people for the festival in Sharpsburg.

The festival will be Saturday, Sept. 18, from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Booth space costs $25. The deadline is July 31. For more information, call 301-730-7242.

Burnside Church to hold VBS

Burnside First Church of God, at 3904 Mills Road in Sharpsburg, will hold a Vacation Bible school from July 18 to 23, from 6 to 8:30 p.m.


The theme is "Seaquest: Diving for God's Treasure" and is for those ages 2 through sixth grade.

For more information, call Connie Knight at 301-432-6483.

Citizens to host candidates' forum

Citizens for the Preservation of Pleasant Valley will host a local candidates forum Wednesday, July 21, at 7 p.m. at the Brownsville Church of the Brethren, 1911 Rohrersville Road.

All candidates and the public are invited to attend. There will be introductions and a question-and-answer session for those candidates running for the office of county commissioner or sheriff.

For more information, call Kourtney Lowery at 240-350-7129 or e-mail">

Helen Stevens to speak at senior site

Helen Stevens will speak on "Balancing Your Budget" and conduct exercises Tuesday, July 20, at the senior site on Mount Vernon Drive in Keedysville.

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

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