Leitersburg Ruritan makes donation to fire victims

August 09, 2011|Darylene Mowen | Around Smithsburg & Robinwood

The Leitersburg Ruritan Club invited the Small family to attend its August meeting after a fire destroyed the family's home on Leiter Mill Road July 17.

A check for $1,000 was presented by Club President Bruce Barr to Robert and B.J. Small to assist them with immediate needs.

The family was very grateful for the donation and said the money would be put to good use.

Senior site

Smithsburg senior site calendar:

  • Today — Bingo, 10 a.m.
  • Friday — Dominoes and word search, 10 a.m.
  • Monday, Aug. 15 — Uno and word search, 10 a.m.

Pen Mar Park concerts continue

Just Us will be the featured band Sunday from 2 to 5 p.m. at Pen Mar Park as the summer concert series continues.

The concerts are free, but donations are accepted.

Food drive extended at Allegany Dental Care

Allegany Dental Care is still accepting food donations at its three locations:

  • 19418 Leitersburg Pike
  • 22109 Jefferson Blvd., Smithsburg
  • 17719 Virginia Ave.

The offices are open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Nonperishable food items will be taken to Food Resources Inc. to restock the shelves. The food drive has been extended to Aug. 31.

Concert planned at church Saturday

 Hagerstown Seventh-day Adventist Church, 11507 Robinwood Drive, Hagerstown,  will sponsor a concert Saturday at 4:30 p.m. featuring soloists Moses Andrade and A'Lisa Andrade, his life partner.

The concert will also include a selection or two with their children.

For more information, call 301-797-2734.

Flower arrangement seminar set for Aug. 17

Hagerstown Seventh-day Adventist Church, 11507 Robinwood Drive, Hagerstown, will hold an event Wednesday, Aug. 17, from 7 to 8 p.m. titled Flower Arranging with Your Discarded Treasures."

Denny Warrenfeltz of Rooster Vane Gardens will demonstrate how to take your favorite dicarded treasures, add some flowers, herbs or store-bought flowers, and create a flower arrangement.  

For more information, call 301-733-4411.

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