Around South Hagerstown

July 19, 2010|By STACI CLIPP / 240-310-2148

Barbershop chorus to perform Sunday

The Mason-Dixon Barbershop Chorus will perform at Washington County Museum of Fine Arts on Sunday at 2:30 p.m. The chorus will sing a variety of religious and patriotic songs in traditional four-part barbershop style. The concert is free for museum members and those younger than 12. Tickets cost $5 for nonmembers.

Stress workshop planned July 29

EBT: A scientific solution for stress response and weight control is beginning new summer and fall classes at various locations in Washington County.

Many health problems are caused by or made worse by stress. Have you ever wondered why it's so difficult to change your habits, especially those lifestyle habits that have affected your health? You can learn why by attending a free orientation at noon on Thursday, July 29, at Christ Reformed Church, 140 W. Franklin St., Hagerstown.

Classes will be held at Western Maryland Hospital Center on Monday evenings this month and at Valley Grace Brethren Church on Thursday evenings starting in August.


For information and to register, call the Washington County Health Department at 240-313-3360, TDD/TTY 240-313-3391.

Class of 1970 to hold reunion

South Hagerstown High School class of 1970 is planning its 40th reunion at the Elks Lodge on Saturday, Sept. 11.

The reunion committee is looking for information about classmates.

If you have any information, call Nancy (Gardner) Keyser at 240-654-8606 or e-mail">

Cookbook update

The deadline for submitting recipes for the Neighborhoods 1st Locust Point community cookbook has been extended to Aug. 1.

If the group does not get a significant response by that date, they might be forced to cancel the project due to a lack of interest.

Please respond and encourage others to participate so that the group can create a book in which Locust Point can be proud.

Recipes can be submitted in the pink recipe boxes provided at Locust Point Market, Potomac Beauty Boutique, Congregation B'nai Abraham and Full Life Family Ministries.

Recipes can also be e-mailed to"> or mailed to Cookbook, c/o Lynda Evans, 306 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown, MD 21740.

For more information, call Lynda at 301-992-6943.

Police academy planned by city

The City of Hagerstown will hold a Citizens Police Academy on Tuesday evenings from 6:30 to 9:30 with three optional Saturday sessions.

Anyone interested in attending must fill out an information release form and application and submit it to HPD by Aug. 10.

For further information, call Officer Kendle at 301-790-3700, ext. 308, or Lynda at 301-992-6943.

Suns plan Habitat night

The Hagerstown Suns will hold Habitat for Humanity Night at the ball park Saturday. The game starts at 7:05 at Municipal Stadium. Fireworks will be included after the game.

Tickets cost $10 each and include the game, a Suns hat and Chipotle voucher worth $11. $3.75 of each ticket goes to Habitat for Humanity of Washington County.

Tickets must be purchased in advance. Go to or call 301-791-6266 and mention Habitat.

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