Registration slated for Parents Day Out Program

June 01, 2011|Jamie Shekels | Around Halfway

It’s registration time for the Parents Day Out Program at St. Andrew’s United Methodist Church.  

Parents Day Out is a preschool/day care program at St. Andrew’s United Methodist Church, 1020 Maryland Ave. The church is across from South End Shopping Center. It is held each Thursday from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. from September through May.

Those ages 1 to 5 are invited to attend. Children are separated by age into five groups. They  learn colors, numbers, shapes, alphabet, socialization and many other things that will ready them for kindergarten. There will also be playtime in the fenced-in yard with adult supervision.

While the children are having a day full of learning activities, parents can have one day a week to plan appointments, shop or just get things done. The cost per day is $20. For more information, call the church office at 301-739-7431 or 301-791-1773.

Pillars of the Community

Valley Mall is hosting a Pillars of the Community Day from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. today, which will showcase many local nonprofit organizations in Washington County. The organizations provide services to residents in the Tri-State area.

Football league signups  

Washington County Junior Football League will hold registration at Valley Mall Saturday from 5 to 9 p.m. and Sunday from 2 to 6 p.m. by the food court. For more information and forms, go to  

City Park concert series  

Hagerstown City Park’s summer concert series begins for the season Sunday, June 12. The Hagerstown Municipal Band will perform at Peter Buys band shell beginning at 7:30 p.m. A variety program will be offered, which includes marches, overtures and show tunes. The event is free and open to the public. For more information, call 301-739-8577, ext. 183.  

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