Community briefs

July 23, 2010

Taste of the Town needs sponsors

REACH Caregivers is seeking sponsors for its annual Taste of the Town scheduled for Sunday, Oct. 3, at Hagerstown Community College's Athletic Recreation and Community Center, off of Robinwood Drive, east of Hagerstown. Sponsorships of tables and donations of items or services are being accepted. For information, call 301-733-2371 or e-mail

Cruise information session

The Hagerstown Community College Alumni Association will host a free cruise information session at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 5, at the HCC Valley Mall Center. The meeting is a planning session for a nine-night cruise on Royal Caribbean's "Explorer of the Seas," sailing from Feb. 18 to Feb. 27, 2011.

Port stops include St. Thomas, U.S. Virgin Islands; San Juan, Puerto Rico; Samana, Dominican Republic; and Labadee, Haiti. The cruise is open to the public and everyone is invited to attend. Rates start at $1,459.75 and vary depending on occupancy type. Cruise fee includes accommodations for nine nights on the Royal Caribbean "Explorer of the Seas" cruise ship; all government taxes and fees; all meals and entertainment; and round trip transportation from HCC to the departure port. Arrangements are being made through Richard's World Travel.


Participants who book by Wednesday, Sept. 1, will receive a $50 per person discount. A portion of the cruise fee will benefit HCC student scholarships and the HCC Foundation.

Contact Lisa Stewart at 301-790-2800, ext. 346, or .

Fall semester registration

Antietam Bible College, Biblical Seminary and Graduate School, 15 High St., Hagerstown, will offer registration for the fall semester beginning Monday, Aug. 16. Register at or call the college office at 301-797-0988.

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