Meetings and fundraisers for Feb. 4-11

February 03, 2011

Leitersburg Senior Citizens
Monday, Feb. 7, 11:30 a.m. Leitersburg Fire Hall, 21431 Leiter St., Leitersburg. Speaker will be Cathy Hanson, instructor for Laughter Yoga Club. All seniors are welcome. Call Dorothy Smith at 301-733-8107.

Hagerstown Business & Professional Women
Monday, Feb. 7, 5:30 p.m. networking, 6 p.m. dinner. Hager Hall Conference and Events Center, 901 Dual Highway, Hagerstown. Katrina Eversole will speak about the new Medicare health care plan. RSVP to Sandy Mills at 301-302-8238, e-mail

Frederick Creation Society
Tuesday, Feb. 8, 7:30 p.m. Frederick Adventist School, 6437 Jefferson Pike, Frederick, Md. Steve Schrader will present “Zeitgeist, DaVinci Code, or the Bible: Who is the Real Jesus?” Nondenominational. Call 301-663-4508.

Order of Eastern Star
Chapter 89. Tuesday, Feb. 8, 7:30 p.m. Masonic Hall, 12277 Piper Lane, Hagerstown. The group will celebrate Valentine’s Day.

Homewood Auxiliary
Tuesday, Feb. 8, 2 p.m. Homewood at Williamsport community building, 16505 Virginia Ave., Williamsport. Volunteer coordinator Shannon Naylor will speak about volunteer opportunities at the health care center. Call Betty Hamberger at 301-733-4548.

Cumberland Valley Civil War Round Table
Tuesday, Feb. 8, 7 p.m. Franklin Street Fire Station, 70 N. Franklin St., Chambersburg, Pa. Park at rear of fire station. Matthew Pinsker will discuss “Abraham Lincoln and the Challenge of Remembering the Civil War.” Open to the public. Call Larry Alexander at 717-765-8507 or e-mail

Harpers Ferry Civil War Round Table
Wednesday, Feb. 9, 7 p.m. dinner, 8 p.m. program. Camp Hill-Wesley United Methodist Church, 601 W. Washington St., Harpers Ferry, W.Va. Jim Glymph will discuss the Confederate memorial in Arlington National Cemetery. Cost for turkey dinner is $15. RSVP by Sunday, Feb. 6 to Allison Alsdorf at 304-535-2101, e-mail

Hagerstown Christian Women’s Connection
Thursday, Feb. 10, 9:30 to 11 a.m. Next Dimensions restaurant, 132 Old National Pike, south of Funkstown. Kristie Carbaugh, RN, will give an update on Meritus Medical Center. Speaker Suzanne Rowse will present “Forgiveness is Key to Victory.” Vocalist will be Melissa Miller. Cost is $12. For reservations, call Mary at 301-791-0242 or Judith at 717-597-9287.

Tri-State Ravens Nest 12
Thursday, Feb. 10, 7 p.m., Tony’s New York Pizza and Italian Restaurant, 14224 Pennsylvania Ave., Hagerstown. Guests welcome. Call Jerry Friedman at 301-797-0561.

Christians in Business Networking
Thursday, Feb. 10, lunch at 11:30 a.m., meeting at noon. Pizza Hut, 100 Railway Lane, Halfway. Provides a business networking opportunity for those who share Christian ideals. Open to everyone. E-mail Norvel at, Debbie at or Teresa at

Allison-Antrim Museum
Thursday, Feb. 10, 7 p.m. Evangelical Lutheran Church, 130 N. Washington St., Greencastle, Pa. Bob O’Connor will speak about his book, “The U.S. Colored Troops at Andersonville Prison.” Open to the public. No fee; donations accepted. Call Bonnie Shockey at 717-597-9325 or go to

Indoor picnic
Sunday, Feb. 6, noon to 4 p.m. Dixon-Troxell Unit 211, 12 N. Westside Ave., Funkstown. Fried chicken and trimmings. Cost is $7 for adults, $4 for children younger than 6. For members and guests.

Singing Valentines
Monday, Feb. 14. A barbershop quartet will arrive at your place of choice and serenade your loved one with two love songs, a Valentine card and a small gift. Cost is $40. Reserve early at 301-730-7078 or e-mail Proceeds benefit Mason Dixon Barbershop Chorus local charities.

‘The Story’ ski movie showing

Friday, Feb. 4, doors open at 7 p.m., film at 7:30 p.m. Bridge of Life Center, 14 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown. Introduction by U.S. Army Maj. David Rozelle. Donation of $10 benefits the Wounded Warrior project and Two Top Adaptive Sports Foundation, providing free ski lessons and equipment to the disabled. Call 717-328-9400, ext. 3582, or go to

Saturday, Feb. 5, 4:30 p.m. Williamsport Volunteer Fire Co., 2 Brandy Drive, Williamsport. Food, music, dancing and 150 bonanza. Cost of $35 per couple includes catered meal. Proceeds benefit Williamsport Rotary Club scholarship fund and food bank. Call Colleen Winters at 301-730-4714 or e-mail

Pancake breakfast
Saturday, Feb. 5, 7 to 11 a.m. Jefferson Community Center, U.S. 340 and Lander Road, Jefferson, Md. Pancakes, sausage, pudding and sausage gravy. Cost is $6 for adults, $3 for children ages 5 to 12, free for children younger than 5. Tickets available at the door. Proceeds benefit various Jefferson United Methodist Men outreach programs. Call 301-473-8183.

Super Bowl game and family fish fry
Sunday, Feb. 6, 4 p.m. Quinn Chapel A.M.E. Church Christian Center, 132 E. 4th St., Frederick, Md. Deep-fried fish, cornbread, sandwiches, potato salad, vegetables, tea, lemonade and popcorn. Donation $12. Call 301-663-9540 for special orders.

Saturday, Feb. 5, 6 to 10 a.m. Edenville Community Center and Tuscarora AYSO, Community Center Road, Chambersburg, Pa. Eggs, bacon, sausage, home fries and more. Cost is $7 for adults, $5 for children ages 6 to 12, free for children younger than 6. Call 717-496-1649 or 717-369-2166.

‘My Fuzzy Valentine’ photography event
Saturday, Feb. 5, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Valley Mall, 17301 Valley Mall Road, Hagerstown, entrance to the right of the food court by King’s Jewelers. Have 4-inch-by-6-inch Valentine photos of pets taken for $10, or bring an animal-related item to donate and pay $5. Pets must be in carriers or on leash at all times. Proceeds benefit Humane Society of Washington County. Call Katherine Cooker at 301-733-2060, ext. 237, or go to

Country breakfast
Saturday, Feb. 5, 7 to 10:30 a.m. Myersville Volunteer Fire Co., 301 Main St., Myersville, Md. All-you-can-eat scrambled eggs, home fries, pancakes, french toast, sausage, bacon, pudding, scrapple, sausage gravy, biscuits, fruit cocktail, orange juice, coffee and tea. Cost is $7 for adults, $6 for senior citizens, $3 for children ages 6 to 12, free for children younger than 3.

‘Sweetheart benefit’ concert
Saturday, Feb. 5, concessions 5 to 7 p.m., dance 7 to 9 p.m. Legacy Center, 2800 Buchanan Trail East, Greencastle, Pa. Cost is $10. Proceeds benefit Relay for Life. Call 717-597-9100.

‘Spring Fling’
Saturday, Feb. 5, 6:30 to 10:30 p.m. St. Ann Catholic Church, 1525 Oak Hill Ave., Hag-erstown. Live and silent auction. Dinner, hors d’oeuvres, beverages, desserts, music, tip jars. Tickets $15 in advance, $20 at the door. Call 301-733-0410.

The Fresh Anointing dinner and Christian music concert
Saturday, Feb. 12, 6 p.m. Maugansville Bible Brethren Church Family Life Center, 17904 Binkley Ave., Maugansville. Cost is $18. Tables of eight can be reserved with payment. Call 301-791-8101 by Sunday, Feb. 6.

Sunday, Feb. 6, doors open at 11 a.m., meal at noon, bingo at 1 p.m. South Mountain Volunteer Fire Co., 11207 Loop Road, Fayetteville, Pa. Tickets $20. Call 717-749-5733.

Super Bowl buffet dinner
Sunday, Feb. 6, noon to 4 p.m. Shepherdstown Fire Dept., 8052 Martinsburg Pike, Shepherdstown, W.Va. Fried chicken, roast beef and trimmings, homemade rolls and dessert. Cost is $9 for adults, $5 for children ages 6 to 15, free for children younger than 6. Call 304-876-2311 or 304-876-6038.

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