Around North Hagerstown

August 16, 2010|By ELLEN ROWLAND

Cruise-in set for Saturday

Hub City Cruisers will hold a cruise-in Saturday at the former County Market parking lot off Burhans Boulevard from 5 to 9 p.m.

The entry fee is $2 per vehicle. Prizes will be awarded at 8:30 p.m. Ice cream and food vendors will be available.

Proceeds benefit Hospice of Washington County.

The group will hold cruise-ins the first and third Saturdays of the month until Oct. 16.

For more information, call Dave at 301-766-7546 or e-mail">

Bible study planned

Shiloh United Methodist Church invites the community to join in a nine-week Bible study on the Christian scripture. Each week the church will explore the New Testament and examine what Jesus is calling us to experience. The 90-minute class will meet Wednesdays, beginning Sept. 8, at 6:30 p.m.

The church is at 19731 Shiloh Church Road off Old Forge Road.

For more information, call Pastor Ken Fizer at 301-991-7839.


TOPS 0077

Losses for the week for TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) Chapter 0077 were 24 3/4 pounds.

The best TOPS losers were Valerie Eccard, Dottie Alexander and Terri Hendricks. The best KOPS losers were Louise Horst, Audrey Smith and Kathy Renner. Renner recently achieved her goal of moving from TOPS to KOPS (Keep off Pounds Sensibly).

Charlie Houser won the Get-R-Done prize for the second consecutive week. Millie Toms got the Ha! Ha! prize. The no-no snack for the week is doughnuts.

The chapter's food drive will end today. The play money auction has been moved to Aug. 30.

Awards day highlights: 76 members weighed in, 37 with perfect attendance. Honored KOPS for July were Nancy Itnyre and Bonnie Henry. Best losers were Rita McPherson, Renner, Joan Jones, Bea Myers and Toms. Rosemary Gill received the friendship award. Shining stars were Betty Jones and Debbie Hardin.

Mildred Hluchy presented the program titled "Do Summer Diets Have a Chance at Success?" She said sunlight and heat can curb appetites, while seasonal, healthy foods are readily available.

The group meets Mondays at First Christian Church, 1345 Potomac Ave. in Hagerstown.

For more information, call Donna at 240-527-5436 or Patsy at 301-582-2292.

TOPS 0446

Judy G. and Yvonne recorded a loss after a vacation for TOPS Chapter 0446. Recording a loss after a holiday were Yvonne, Joyce C., Frankie, Marie, Joanne Pi, Elise, Jeanne R., Betty Jo, Joann P., Cathryn, Linda and Elise.

Marie recorded a loss after a birthday and Yvonne had a 10-pound loss for the month.

Those who had perfect attendance for the month were Judy H., Joyce C. and Jeanne R. Joyce C. recorded six consecutive losses. The shining star who was the most supportive, inspirational and gave encouragement to the group was Joyce C., who also had a nongain month. Marie H. and Teresa were recognized for presenting programs in July.

For more information, call Mary at 301-797-2547.

NHHS Class of 1975

The North Hagerstown High School class of 1975 is searching for the following class members:

Sabah Abdullah, Vickie Armstrong, Paul Ausherman, Tammy Baker Brown, Teresa Baker Munoz, Monique Banks, Sheridan Barnett Holman, Dawn Barnhart Peffer, Bonnie Bartles Price, Greg Beasely, Henry Behan, Barbara Black Kelly, John Borsos, Deborah Boward, Jeff Bowers, Cindy Bowers Moats, Michael Bowers, Melissa Boyer, John Branch, Kim Brandenburg Levin, Peter Breza, Aleta Brown, Jeff Brown, David Bruce, Amy Bulpitt Hogevoll, Ronald Burger, Mickey Burkett Moore, Donna Burkholder Weyer, Mary Bywaters Gause, Vanessa Campher Rice, Randy Carpenter, Beverly Carter, Wilma Castang, Linda Chapman, Ricky Clark, Terry Cline, Debbie Coad Brady, Vicki Cockrell Souders, Marie Collembet, Paula Cosgrove, Michael Crim, Kimmy Delauney, Freda Delouney Wolff, Deneen Davis, Bill Dietz, Linda Dodson, Catherine Dumpe, Susan Durand Ellis, Cindy Early, Mark Eckstine, Barbara Edwards, Mary Eichelberger, David England, Krista Eyler Yavulla, Mike Feeley, John Findley, Earl Fitzgerald and Tim Frazer.

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Last Man's Club picnic

The Vietnam Last Man's Club at American Legion Post 42 will hold its annual picnic fundraiser Saturday, Sept. 11, starting at 4:30 p.m. at the post home on Northern Avenue in Hagerstown.

Tickets cost $15 and are available from any member or at the post home. The deadline to purchase tickets is Sept. 4. The public is invited.

For more information, call 301-733-7676.

Candidates forum

The League of Women Voters will sponsor a candidates forum for county commissioners candidates Thursday, Aug. 26, at 7 p.m. at St. John's Episcopal Church, 101 S. Prospect St. in Hagerstown.

It will be held in the lower level of the church.

For more information, call Donna Smith at 301-797-8761 or e-mail">

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