Brooks recognized

April 07, 2011|Madge Miles | Around Jonathan Street
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Bianca S. Brooks,  a junior at Hampton University, was recently recognized at the 36th annual Honors Day Program for maintaining a grade-point average above 3.0 and making the dean's list.   

She is enrolled in the School of Nursing. Upon graduation in 2012, Bianca will have earned a bachelor of science degree in nursing. She plans to further her education by attending medical school to become a pediatrician.

She is the daughter of Jenny Broadus Brooks, formerly of Hagerstown. She is a graduate of Osbourn Park High School in Manassas, Va.

Concert is Saturday

Second Christian Church (Disciples of Christ), 65 W. North Ave., will hold its inaugural Easter Workshop Concert Saturday at 5 p.m.

It will mark the debut of the sounds of the group Fruitful Vines, directed by Wayne Buckner. The community is invited.

Community yard sale

Haven Lutheran Church, 1035 Haven Road, will hold its annual community yard and bake sale Saturday, April 16, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. to benefit Holly Place and Habitat for Humanity.

The church is offering table space for the yard sale. A fee of $20 for table space will be donated to Holly Place and Habitat for Humanity. What you sell, you keep.

There will also be a bake sale and other food offerings along with hand-crafted items.

For more information, call 301-733-5056.

Movie night

Bridge of Life Church, 14 S. Potomac St., will show the movie "Chronicles of Narnia "Voyage of Dawn Treader," Saturday, April 16, at 7 p.m.

Free popcorn and drinks will be provided.

Greater Campher Temple to celebrate anniversary

Greater Campher Temple will celebrate the fifth pastoral anniversary of presiding Elder Darin Mency and First Lady Helen Mency. The kickoff service will be Sunday at 11 a.m. with Elder Joseph Purnell of Healing Balm Ministries. The service will be followed by dinner and then a 4 p.m. service with Bishop Sterling Porter and the Kingdom Life Cathedral Church family.

 For more information, call 240-217-9581.

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