Around Halfway

September 23, 2010|By JAMIE SHEKELS
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SHHS class of 1961 planning reunion

The South Hagerstown High School class of 1961 will hold its class reunion Saturday, Oct. 2, at Martin L. "Marty" Snook Memorial Park in Halfway.

The event will be held in pavilion No. 2. Attendees are asked to provide a covered dish to share. Chicken and beverages will be provided.

Participants will gather at 11 a.m. and lunch will be served at noon.

For more information, call Tobi Anderson at 301-582-1923 or Phil Haynes at 301-739-7697.

Basketball registration starts this evening

The Hagerstown Junior Basketball League will hold registration tonight from 6 to 8 at E. Russell Hicks Middle School.

Students in grades four through eight (14 years old before December) are eligible. The league is for those who attend public and private schools or are home-schooled in the Washington County area.


All new and returning players must register to be eligible to play. Those who are interested in playing must provide a birth certificate or proof of age at the time of registration.

Registration will also be held at E. Russell Hicks on Tuesday, Sept. 28, Wednesday, Sept. 29, and Thursday, Sept. 30, from 6 to 8 p.m. and Saturday, Oct. 2, from 9 to 11 a.m. at St. Maria Goretti High School.

Those interested in registering online can do so at

For more information, call George Stottlemyer at 301-797-4537.

Crafts fair

A crafts fair will be held at Valley Mall on Saturday beginning at 10 a.m.

Several kinds of crafts will be on display, including woodworking, handmade jewelry, home decor and other crafts.

The fair continues Sunday.

Health expo

Hagerstown Community College's nursing program will participate in a health and wellness expo at Valley Mall.

The event will be held in Center Court on Monday, Oct. 11, from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The nursing students will offer free blood pressure assessments, blood glucose checks, general health history and information on medication management. The public is invited.

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