Conococheague Little League plans bonanza

January 10, 2012|Paula Green Shupp | Around Williamsport

Tickets are available for the Conococheague Little League bonanza, planned for Feb. 25 at Fairplay Fire Hall.

Tickets cost $40 per couple and include dinner. First prize is $1,250.

Proceeds will benefit Conococheague Little League.

For more information and to obtain tickets, call Bull at 301-988-6572.

Christmas tree pickup

Christmas tree pickup in Williamsport will be Friday and Jan. 20. The tree must be placed at the curb no later than 6 a.m. on pickup days. Make sure all decorations and tree stands are removed.

If you have an artificial tree to donate to the 2012 Charlie Brown Christmas event, call Williamsport Town Hall at 301-223-7711 weekdays from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. to make arrangements.


Lions plan busy month

January will be busy for members of the Williamsport Lions Club.

At Thursday’s meeting, District Gov. Steve Finger will make his annual visit.

The meeting planned for Thursday, Jan. 26, will be the annual “Friendship Night.” This will be a specially designed meeting for those interested in knowing what the Lions Club does and how to become a member, to help those in need in the Williamsport community.

For more information, call Randy Taylor at 240-520-8985.

PRAY and Monkey Joe’s plan event Sunday, Jan. 29

PRAY, or Providing Relief for Autistic Youth Inc., and Monkey Joe’s announce an evening of fun on Sunday, Jan. 29, from 6:15 to 8 p.m. at 1113 Maryland Ave. in Hagerstown.

The event is open to individuals with autism spectrum disorders and their siblings, ages 12 and younger.

Tickets cost $5 in advance or $8 per child at the door.

Advance payment is due by Jan. 14. Mail check to PRAY in Western MD, c/o Monkey Joe’s Event, P.O. Box 275, Williamsport, MD 21795-0275. Include your email address to receive the tickets.

For more information, call 240-310-9112 or send an e-mail to info@prayin

Town Hall selling items

The 2011 Williamsport keepsake collectible ornament depicting Town Hall, third in a series created by glass artist Yemi, can still be purchased at Town Hall during regular business hours. The ornament costs $20.

A few ornaments from 2009 featuring the aqueduct and 2010 featuring Springfield Farm Barn, are also available.

Douglas, “the Donkey who wanted to be a Chesapeake and Ohio Canal Mule,” can be purchased at Desert Rose Café on the corner of Conococheague and Potomac streets, and at Town Hall. The cost is $10 for the stuffed animal.

“Bring Back the Rat” T-shirts are available at Town Hall. They cost $12. If your size is not in stock, ask to be added to the reorder list.

Have news to share?

If you have news of events, activities or announcements for Williamsport and the surrounding area, contact Paula Green Shupp at 301-302-3878 or send an email to p.shupp@my

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