Around South Hagerstown

January 10, 2011|Staci Clipp | Around South Hagerstown

Reminder to parents

Parents, remember there is a2 1/2-hour-early dismissal on Friday, and no school on Monday, Jan. 17, and Tuesday, Jan. 18.

Lions Club

Tuedsay — Jodie Stock, executive director of REACH,will be the guest speaker.

South High Alumni meeting set for Thursday

The next South Hagerstown High School Alumni meeting will be Thursday at 7 p.m. in the school's media center.

Agenda items include the scholarships program, golf tournament and the Rebel Reunion Weekend planned for June.

Church has openings in preschool program

Emmanuel United Methodist Church, at 802 Summit Ave. in Hagerstown, has openings in its preschool for the last half of the school year.


Those ages 6 months to 4 years attend the all-day session from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.They participate in socialization with other children in their respective classrooms, do crafts, have story time, sing songs, play games and bring their lunch each Tuesday.

The center operates on the public school system schedule through the end of May.

For parents who have a busy schedule, this is a perfect time to have your child attend the program.The program has been a part of the church's community outreach for 28 years. For more information, call 301-733-4720 or 301-223-1370.

South High Boosters Club seeks community help

The South High Athletic Boosters Club is looking for more involvement from the community.

With the beginning of the new year, the boosters club will elect officers for the 2011-12 school year. In order for the organization to grow along with the needs of the school community, it is looking for new people to become involved.

The officers, under the leadership of Boosters President Jimmy Winters, have served South High's athletes well.They are eager to guide and assist interested individuals in the functions and activities of the South High Athletic Boosters Club.This is a "shout out" to the community of South High.

Please consider attending the South High Athletic Booster meeting today at7 the media center at South High.

Blossom School classes under way

The Blossom School of Etiquette classes started Saturday, but it's not too late to join. Classes are for girls ages 7 to 17 and are offered free of charge.

Classes are held from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. at Hagerstown Presbyterian Church, 20 S. Prospect St., Hagerstown.

For more information, call Ladetra Robinson at 240-520-5676 or send e-mail to The school also has a Facebook page.

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