Federal Little League in need of umpires

March 07, 2011|Ellen Rowland | Around North Hagerstown

Federal Little League is seeking volunteer umpires. To volunteer, call Jimmy Rux at 240-520-6374.

Flea market to benefit Hub Band

A scrapbook flea market will be held Saturday, April 30, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. at North Hagerstown High School.  

It is a fundraiser for the Hub Marching Band and all proceeds will go to support the band.

Tickets go on sale March 21, but tables to rent are available on a first-come, first-served basis.

For more information, contact

Young at Heart group to meet Thursday

Young at Heart will meet at Café Del Sol, 1481 Salem Ave., on Thursday at 11:30 a.m. For more information, call Alice at 301-432-6493.

TOPS 0446

TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) Chapter 0446 had a net weight loss for the week of 14.3 pounds. Joanne Ph. was the thinner winner, with a loss of 4 pounds.

The chapter elected the following officers: leader, Mary; co-leader, Marie; secretary, Joyce C.; and treasurer, Elise.

For more information about the group, call Mary or Tom at 301-797-2547, or Judy at 301-739-9279.

Longmeadow Lions

The Longmeadow Lions Club’s meeting Thursday will feature the activities of the Washington County Chapter of the American Red Cross.  The meeting begins at 6:30 p.m. at Always Ron’s. To reserve a spot at the meeting, call 301-739-2815 by Tuesday.

The membership is conducting a fundraiser through the sale of tickets for handmade throws and a quilt.

TOPS 0077

Losses for the week totaled 26 1/4 pounds for TOPS Chapter 0077.

The best TOPS losers were Jean Hart, Janice Frye and Dianne Keely.  The best KOPS losers were Audrey Smith, Jean Betker, Delores Hays, Cindy Rider and Rose Shockey.  

The Get-R-Done winners were: TOPS — Jean Hart; and KOPS — Joan Budny. The no-no snack for this week is snack crackers.

Pat Bruchey presented the program on “Reach Out and Touch a Member,” stressing how important it is to contact and encourage other members.

For more information about the group, call Donna at 240-239-0486 or Patsy at 301-582-2292.

Basket bingo to benefit W. Md. Hospital Center

The annual Linn Hendershot basket bingo, sponsored by Western Maryland Hospital Center Auxiliary, will be Sunday, March 27, at Williamsport Fire Hall.

Doors open at 11 a.m., lunch will be served at noon and bingo begins at 1 p.m.

Tickets cost $30 for one or $50 for two. There will be 25 regular games, five specials, mini raffles and door prizes.

All proceeds benefit the patients at the hospital center. For more information, call Cindy Shaffer at 301-745-4650.

Hagerstown Lioness Club

The Hagerstown Lioness Club will host a dessert, card/game party Tuesday, April 5, at The Hagerstown Women’s Club, 31 S. Prospect St. from 1:30 to 4 p.m. Tickets cost $10. Participants are asked to bring their own cards or games.  For ticket information, call 301-739-2815.

St. Mary Catholic School

  • Today — Restaurant Night at Beef O’Brady’s on North Pointe Drive.  A percentage of your bill will go toward St. Mary Catholic School.
  • Tuesday — Middle school students will spend the day at Hagerstown Community College to learn about career opportunities, especially in the areas of science and technology.
  • Thursday — The Yankee Candle fundraiser begins.  All orders must be in by April 7.

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