Hagerstown Choral Arts Christmas concert

November 21, 2011|Ellen Rowland | Around North Hagerstown

Hagerstown Choral Arts will present “Christmas Potpourri” Saturday, Dec. 10, at 4 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church, 15 Randolph Ave. in Hagerstown.

There is no admission cost for the concert.

For more information, call 301-665-9424 or go to  

Children’s breakfast

Shiloh United Methodist Church will host a “Star” breakfast Saturday, Dec. 3, starting at 9 a.m. Those ages 2 to 12 are invited. Each child must be accompanied by an adult.

For more information and to register, call 301-797-4083.

TOPS 0077

Losses for the week totaled 20 1/2 pounds for TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) Chapter 0077.

The best TOPS losers were Joan Staub and Millie Toms. The best KOPS (Keep Off Pounds Sensibly) losers were Louise Kline and Marlette.

The no-no snack for the week is doughnuts. Kathy Renner won the ha-ha prize.

Highlights from the monthly awards program included the following: 79 members weighed in for the month; 34 of those had perfect attendance.  Honored KOPS were Louise Kline, Jean Betker and Dorothy Smith. The best losers were Patsy Price and Charlie House.  The shining stars were Jean Hart and Mary Jo Cunningham.

Dottie Alexander presented the program on “Weight Loss Now.” She said diet and exercise are the best approaches for successful weight loss. She said medication and surgery both result in minimal success.

Chapter members collected 860 cards to send to the troops. The hats, scarves and mittens drive continues through the end of the month.

The Christmas party will be Monday, Dec. 12.

The group meets Mondays at First Christian Church, 1345 Potomac Ave. in Hagerstown. For more information, call Patsy P. at 301-582-2292 or Patsy M. at 301-842-3615.

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