Meetings, fundraisers, reunions

August 13, 2010

Meetings and groups

Berkeley County Democratic Association

Saturday, Aug. 14, noon. Berkeley County Democratic headquarters, 115 S. Queen St., Martinsburg, W.Va. Meet candidates, tour headquarters. Light refreshments provided. All Democrats and independents welcome. E-mail

Smithsburg Sunshine Leisure Club

Monday, Aug. 16, 11:15 a.m. Mountain Gate Restaurant, Buchanan Trail East, Waynesboro, Pa. RSVP to Larry at 301-824-7193 or Joan Ridenour at 301-733-6544.

Hagerstown Freethinkers picnic

Wednesday, Aug. 18, 6 p.m. until dusk. Martin L. "Marty" Snook Memorial Park, pavilion 3, Halfway. For details and to RSVP go



Donate unwanted bikes to help people

The City of Hagerstown is partnering with the Bikes for the World organization to hold a bike collection from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 14, and from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 6, at the Public Works Building, 51 W. Memorial Blvd., Hagerstown. The collections will be on the parking lot at the corner of South Potomac Street and Memorial Boulevard.

Bikes for the World is a nonprofit organization with the mission of rescuing unwanted bikes and sending them to developing countries where they can transform lives. For information about the organization, go to . For information about the event, call 301-739-8577, ext. 176.


Sunday, Aug. 15, doors open at noon, games at 1 p.m. Martinsburg Moose Lodge 120, 201 Woodbury Ave., Martinsburg, W.Va. There will be 20 games, tips, door prizes and King Tuts. Cost is $20 in advance, $25 at the door. Food and beverages available. Must be 18 years or older to attend. Proceeds benefit Apollo Civic Haunted Theatre. Call 304-279-9386 or go to .

Yard sale

Saturday, Aug. 14, 8 a.m. to noon. Animal Health Clinic of Funkstown, 26 E. Baltimore St., Funkstown. Proceeds benefit Operation K-9 Military Care and Little Wonders Animal Rescue Inc. Call 301-733-7579.

Yard sale

Saturday, Aug. 14, 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Aaron's parking lot, South End Shopping Center, Maryland Avenue, Hagerstown. Proceeds benefit Hagerstown Steelers Junior League football team.

Autism Change carnival

Saturday, Aug. 14, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Valley Grace Brethren Church, 17310 Gay St., Hagerstown. Public awareness and education, community resources, games. Proceeds benefit Autism Change. Call Mary Bowling a 301-992-6393.

Cumberland Valley Century bicycle tour

Saturday, Aug. 14, 7 a.m. San Mar Children's Home, 8504 Mapleville Road, Boonsboro. Registration fee of $25 includes maps and cue sheets for routes from 18 to 103 miles, snacks and lunch. Helmets required. Children must be registered by parent or guardian. Proceeds benefit San Mar Children's Home. Register on site. Call Beth Johnston at 301-793-1235.

Chicken barbecue

Saturday, Aug. 14, 10:30 a.m. until sold out. Emmanuel United Methodist Church, 802 Summit Ave., Hagerstown. Cost is $5 for one-quarter chicken with two vegetables, $8 for half chicken with two vegetables. Call 301-733-4720.

'Books are Fun' sale

Tuesday, Aug. 17, and Wednesday, Aug. 18, 7 a.m. to 4 p.m. Chambersburg Area Hospital, lecture rooms B and C, 112 N. Seventh St., Chambersburg, Pa. Call 717-263-6291.


Leather family

Sunday, Aug. 15, 11:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Smithsburg Veterans Park, pavilion 1, 68 W. Water St., Smithsburg. Bring a covered dish and place setting. Call Michelle Stanicek at 301-790-3720 or e-mail .

John (Johannes) Slick family

Saturday, Aug. 21, noon to 4 p.m. Smithsburg Veterans Park, pavilion 1, 68 W. Water St., Smithsburg. Catered lunch at 12:30 p.m. Bring a vegetable dish to share. Place settings, beverages and dessert provided. Call Sari Kilheffer at 301-824-6390 or e-mail .

Mowen family

Sunday, Aug. 22, noon. Jerome R. King playground, Nelson pavilion, 240 N. Carlisle St., Greencastle, Pa. Buffet lunch followed by meeting and games. Bring homemade food item and auction gifts. Table covers and place setting provided. Call 717-597-4319 or 301-730-0445.

John Jacob Link family

Sunday, Aug. 22, 1 p.m. St. James Lutheran Parish Hall, Shepherdstown-Halltown Road, Uvilla, W.Va. Bring potluck dish. Beverages and utensils provided. There will be activities for children.

Daniel and Viola (Dick) Cunningham family

Sunday, Aug. 22, 1 p.m. Marlowe Ruritan Park, off Broad Lane, Marlowe, W.Va. Bring wrapped auction item. Call Nancy L. Miller at 301-733-5720.

Knights of Pythias

Sunday, Sept. 19, 1 to 5 p.m. Marlowe Ruritan Park, off Broad Lane, Marlowe, W.Va. All members and past members of West Virginia and Maryland lodges welcome. RSVP to 240-675-4749 by Saturday, Sept. 11.

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