Basket bingo to be held

April 11, 2012|Jamie Shekels | Around Halfway

Pythian Sisters of Maryland, Potomac Temple 28, will host its annual Longaberger Basket bingo Sunday, April 22, at Funkstown Fire Hall.

Doors will open at 1 p.m., and lunch can be purchased on site at the Fireside Grill.

Tickets cost $20, which includes 20 regular games and five specials. All baskets will be filled.

A dessert table will be available, along with tip jars, raffles and door prizes.

Tickets can also be purchased at the door.

Proceeds will benefit the Fisher House, a nonprofit facility in Rockville, Md., which houses families of injured returning veterans.

For tickets, call Jean Hanna at 301-733-1846 or Janet Bowen at 301-582-2520.

Home Party Show planned 

The Home Party Show will be held Saturday and Sunday at Valley Mall.

The event will feature many vendors offering gift ideas for moms, grads, brides and others. The vendors will be set up during regular mall hours.


For more information, call 301-582-0700.

Annual telethon to be held Saturday

The Parent-Child Center Inc. of Washington County will hold its annual telethon Saturday from noon to 3 p.m. in the Food Court area at Valley Mall.

NBC 25 will broadcast the telethon live with special guests, including Jason Mitchell from Nashville, Tenn., Kevin Booth and Hannah Richardson.

For more information or to make a donation, go to or call Millie Lowman, Parent-Child Center executive director, at 301-791-2224.

Mansion House 

The Mansion House Art Center in Hagerstown City Park will host an art event to showcase the work of Terry Shotton of Greencastle, Pa.

Her work will be on display Friday and Saturday from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. and Sunday from 1 to 5 p.m.

For more information, call 301-797-6813, or go to

Spring picture day

Parents of students who attend Hickory Elementary School, be sure to note the following date on your calendar: Tuesday, April 17, will be spring picture day.

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