Breakfast planned at Ebenezer AME Church

May 04, 2012|Madge Miles | Around Jonathan Street

The Men of Ebenezer AME Church, 26 W. Bethel St., will hold a breakfast Saturday, from 7 to 11 a.m. 

The menu includes eggs, bacon, sausage, gravy, fried potatoes and onions, biscuit, juice or coffee. 

The meal costs $6. It will be eat in, take out, or delivery.

For delivery, call 301-797-6123.

Fitness program

On Saturday, a walkathon will be held at Zion Baptist Church, starting at 8:30 a.m.

The event will be the kickoff of the church’s fitness program. The event will be a five-mile walk through the city of Hagerstown.

The program continues Monday at 6 p.m. at Fairgrounds Park. The park walk will be every Monday, Tuesday and Thursday at 6 p.m.

The community is invited.

Achievers say thanks

The Hagerstown YMCA Achievers would like to say thank you to the following individuals and organizations who contributed to the program:

Rep. Juliana Albowicz (on behalf of Sen. Barbara Mikulski), Blue Ridge Bank, Bridge of Life Church, Washington County Commissioner Ruth Anne Callaham, Geico, Gumbo-Elois Caterers, Leiters Catering, Martin’s Grocery, Ron Lytle of Contemporary School of the Arts and Gallery Inc., Charmaine Nelson, United Way, Noel Williams, Wellspring of Life Ministries and Zion Baptist Church. And a special thanks to all the students, parents, volunteers, event participants, speakers and YMCA donors for supporting the program this year.

Meals offered

Second Christian Church, at 65 W. North Ave., will host a food sale Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

The menu includes fried chicken with potato salad, fried fish with macaroni and cheese, or turkey salad on lettuce, deviled eggs and a pickle. The meals include green beans, rolls, soda or water, cake or pie or cherry cobbler.

The meals cost $8. It will be eat in or carryout.

For carryout, call Agnes at 301-797-0470.

Blossom School

The Blossom School of Etiquette will present “12 Steps to Ladyhood,” a monthly seminar series for those ages 7 to 17, starting Saturday, May 12, from 1 to 3 p.m. at 2 Public Square (MAIA Modeling Agency).

The first session will discuss social networking and how to stay safe on Facebook, Twitter, texting, MySpace, LinkedIn, etc.

There will also be gifts/drawings, and light refreshments will be served.

For more information, call Ladetra Robinson 240-520-5676 or send an email to

Alumni group to meet

The South Hagerstown High School Rebel Alumni Association will meet Thursday, May 10, at 7 p.m. in the school’s media center.

For more information, go to

Items to be discussed are the winners of the 2012 scholarships, the annual benefit golf tournament scheduled for June 14 at Beaver Creek Country Club, and a casual alumni gathering at the Cancun Cantina on June 15.  

All graduates of South High are welcome to attend.

Book Club

The Sisters-on-the-Spirit Book Club will hold its next meeting Sunday, May 20.

The book to be discussed is “Can I Be Me,” by Esther Armah.

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Send information by email to; mail the information to Madge D. Miles, c/o The Herald Mail Co., P.O. Box 439, Hagerstown, MD 21741; or call 301-791-7647. 

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