Golf tournament a success

August 01, 2011|Staci Clipp | Around South Hagerstown

The ninth annual South Hagerstown High School Benefit Golf Tournament was held June 23.  

The South High Alumni Association would like to thank all of the sponsors and golfers who supported its most successful tournament yet.

A special thanks to the Steiners and Beaver Creek Country Club, Dirk Schultz and staff, Phil Petry’s “Best BBQ in Town,” Krumpe’s Donuts, Funkstown Tavern and Mace Auto Body.  

In addition, a big Rebel thanks to everyone who donated door prizes.

The purpose of the golf tournament is to raise funds for scholarships that are awarded each year to graduates of South High. This year, $1,000 scholarships were awarded to Lexi Turano and Matt Koebel.

Next year’s golf tournament will be Thursday, June 14.

Hagerstown Lions Club

Tuesday — Kelly Sprinkle, instructor of kinesiology at Penn State University, will present a program titled “Wellness Connection.”

Discovery Station

Discovery Station has begun its seventh year of success with Norm Little, master shipbuilder of the 15-foot Titanic replica, offering shipbuilding classes to complete a 17-inch Titanic replica.


Classes are held  at 10 a.m. Saturday mornings. Classes are for five weeks and can be interrupted by family vacations. All materials are furnished. The cost of $50 for the five sessions includes admission to the museum. Each student must be accompanied by an adult.

To reserve a space, call 301-790-0076.

SHHS Class of 1959 to hold luncheon

The South Hagerstown High School Class of 1959 will hold its quarterly luncheon Wednesday at Always Ron’s Restaurant, 29 N. Burhans Blvd. in Hagerstown.

The group will meet at 11:30 a.m. in the back meeting room and will order from the menu.

All classmates, spouses and friends are welcome.

Ravens bus available

Are you going to a Baltimore Ravens game and don’t want to worry about the traffic or parking? Call Mark Crilly at 240-291-3707 to reserve a spot on his bus.

There are a limited number of seats available.

The bus leaves four hours before the game starts and the riders meet behind Wendy’s on Sharpsburg Pike. The bus goes to all regular- season Ravens home games.

Lioness picnic

The annual family Hagerstown Lioness picnic will be Thursday at Grace United Methodist Church. The festivities begin at 6 p.m.

This year’s theme is western, so wear your best cowboy and cowgirls outfits. Please bring a covered dish (enough to feed 12) and nonperishable food items and/or gently used clothes for the food and clothing bank at Grace Church.

Shepherd faculty recital

The Washington County Museum of Fine Arts will present chamber music performed by members of Shepherd University’s Department of Music Sunday, Aug. 14, at 2:30 p.m.  The performers include David Drosinos (clarinet), Stephen Czarkowski (cello) and Scott Beard (piano).

The recital is sponsored in part by Cinda and Spence Perry of McConnellsburg, Pa.

A reception hosted by members of the museum’s volunteer organization, the Singer Society, will follow the performance. Tickets cost $5 for nonmembers. Members of the museum and those younger than 12 will be admitted free.

Church plans yard sale

St. Andrew’s UMC, at 1020 Maryland Ave. in Hagerstown, will hold a yard sale Saturday from 7 a.m. to noon.

A variety of items, including baseball cards, books, small appliances, seasonal items, linens and clothing of all sizes, will be for sale.  

South High Athletic Boosters Club to meet

The South Hagerstown Athletic Boosters Club will hold its first meeting of the 2011-12 school year Monday, Aug. 8, at 7 p.m. in the school’s media center.

All parents of South High athletes are invited to attend and help the Boosters support the needs of the student athletes.

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