Around South Hagerstown

September 06, 2010|By STACI CLIPP / 240-310-2148

SHHS class of 1968 planning its reunion

The South Hagerstown High School class of 1968 will celebrate its anniversary at Beaver Creek Country Club on Friday, Sept. 24, at 6 p.m.

If anyone is interested in playing golf that afternoon, call Tim or Suzie at 301-991-4991.

Bingo resumes

Western Enterprise Fire Hall, at 526 Washington Ave. in Hagers-town, will hold bingo Saturday.

Doors open at 5 p.m., meat bingo begins at 6:30 p.m. and regular bingo starts at 7 p.m.

For more information, call Mike Kline at 240-675-3364.

Yard sale

Hagerstown First Church of God will hold a yard sale and chicken barbecue Saturday from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Chicken will be sold from 11 a.m. until its gone. The church is at 1015 Rosehill Ave. in Hagers-town.

Locust Point

Locust Point Neighborhoods 1st will meet Tuesday, Sept. 14, at 7 p.m. at Congregation B'Nai Abraham, at 53 E. Baltimore St. in Hagers-town.


Child-care discussion

Washington County Child Care Providers will meet Tuesday, Sept. 21, at 6:30 p.m. at Paramount Church on Longmeadow Road.

The group will meet until November to discuss child care. The first meeting will be about children's behavior.

For more information, call Deanna at 301-797-5434.

SHHS boosters

The South Hagerstown High Athletic Boosters Club will meet Monday, Sept. 13, at 7 p.m.

Elizabethtown East group to meet Tuesday

Elizabethtown East Neighborhoods 1st will meet Tuesday at 7 p.m. at Durango Restaurant, 12 E. Washington St. Soft drinks and light refreshment will be provided.

For those unable to make the evening meeting, the group will meet at 10 a.m. for coffee at The Gourmet Goat, 41 N. Potomac St. Anyone living within the neighborhood who has questions or concerns is encouraged to attend one of the meetings.

Elizabethtown East takes in the area borded by Baltimore Street on the south, Randolph Avenue on the north, Mulberry Street on the east, and the alley behind the library and City Hall on the west.

For more information, call Janet or Gordon Bartels at 301-992-4860.

Salon fundraiser

On Saturday, Sept. 25, Sagittarius Salon & Spa will hold a yard sale from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., with all proceeds going to the Humane Society of Washington County.

Items such as clothes, furniture and home furnishings will be for sale.

The yard sale will be held at the salon at 1136 Conrad Court in Hagerstown.

Golf tournament benefits Discovery Station

The fourth annual Discovery Classic Golf Tournament on July 23 at Black Rock Golf Course raised more than $4,000 for Discovery Station.

Discovery Station and the Hagerstown Lions Club want to thank the community and area businesses for their support.

A special note of congratulations to the overall winning team for low score: Jason Carbaugh, Bernie Lesky, Bill Skomski and Tim Steiner.

Next year's tournament will be July 22.

Class of 1963

The men from the South Hagerstown High class of 1963 will meet for breakfast Tuesday, Sept. 14, at the Improved Order of Red Men Tribe 84 in Williamsport, starting at 9 a.m.

For more information, call Jim Bonds at 240-329-9308.

Animal art exhibit

The Washington County Museum of Fine Arts' Fulton Decorative Arts Gallery will be filled with a menagerie of animals, toy soldiers and birds in the exhibition "Lions and Dragons and Snakes! Oh My!"

The folk-art carvings of Frank Mish Jr. will be on view starting Saturday and continuing through Feb. 12, and will feature more than 80 wood carvings donated to the museum by the artist.

A native of Hagerstown, Mish graduated from Mercersburg (Pa.) Academy and studied art and ornithology at Cornell University.

After returning to Washington County, he worked as treasurer of Gateway Furniture Co. and became interested in the art of woodcarving.

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