Red Cross event

March 09, 2011|Jamie Shekels | Around Halfway

The Washington County Chapter of the American Red Cross will celebrate Red Cross Month with an event Friday, March 11, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Valley Mall.

The Red Cross will distribute information, provide blood pressure screenings and give demonstrations of cardiopulmonary resuscitation (CPR.) The CPR demonstrations will be held every 45 minutes in the Food Court area near King's Jewelers.

For more information, call 301-582-0700.

Basket bingo

MiHi (Many Individuals Helping Individuals) will hold its spring fling cash and basket bingo Sunday, March 20, at Williamsport Fire Hall.

Doors open at 11 a.m., lunch will be at noon, and bingo begins at 1 p.m. Lunch will be catered by Leiters Fine Catering.

The event also features tip jars and an early-bird drawing for tickets purchased before Wednesday, March 16.

Tickets in advance cost $25 each or two for $40. Tickets at the door cost $30 each.

For more information and to purchase tickets, call Vicky at 301-465-9125 or 301-745-6444. All proceeds benefit MiHi.

Daylight-saving time

Be sure to set your clocks ahead one hour before going to bed Saturday. Daylight-saving time begins at 2 a.m. Sunday.

Happy birthday

Our niece, LilyAnn Shekels, will celebrate her birthday Sunday. Many happy third birthday wishes to you, Lily.

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