Back-to-school block party
Churches and businesses in the West End community will host a back-to-school block party Saturday from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. in the parking lot behind Washington Square United Methodist Church.
Free school supplies will be given away while supplies last. The event will include games, a mini car show exhibit, inflatable bounce, dunk tank and face painting. Hots dogs, steamers, ice cream and ice cones will be available.
Lions Club news
The West Hagerstown Lions Club has named the following officers for the year:
Elizabeth Stone, president; Jim Roby, first vice president; Amy Woodward, vice president; Mary Chaney, vice president; Donna Jackman, secretary/treasurer; Phyllis Bradley and Fran Ruth, one-year directors; Jim Gossard and Karen Hutchinson, two-year directors; Helen Gossard, membership chairman; Jim Gossard, lion tamer; and Jim Roby, tail twister.
On June 7, the club celebrated its 30th anniversary. Two members who go beyond the call of duty were awarded the following: Lion of the Year Award - Jim Gossard; Melvin Jones Award - Helen Gossard. The club is lucky to have these two members and congratulates them on their awards.