Hagerstown Lions Club news

June 03, 2012|Staci Clipp | Around South Hagerstown

Tuesday's program will be about Massey H. Roe Youth Foundation scholarships. All members should be present, if  possible, to greet and honor these recipients from area high schools.

Vacation Bible school to start June 24

Operation Overboard vacation Bible school will be held at Emmanuel United Methodist Church, 802 Summit Ave., from 6 to 8:30 p.m. from June 24 to 28.

There will be classes for those ages 4 to adult. Activities include Bible stories, games, crafts and music.

Register by Friday, June 15.

For more information, call 301-733-4720.

Bonanza planned

Hagerstown Elks Lodge 378, at 11063 Robinwood Drive, will have a money bonanza  Sunday, June 10.

Doors open at 11:30 a.m. and dinner will be served at 1 p.m. Tickets cost $25, which admits two guests. There will be 31 cash prizes  with a $3,000 grand prize. All proceeds will benefit  youth programs, veterans and scholarships. Please use door No. 6. This event is for members and guests.

For more information, call Dottie at 301-733-8849.

Vacation Bible school

St. John’s Lutheran Church will hold vacation Bible school from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Sunday, June 10, through Thursday, June 14, at the church, 141 S. Potomac St., downtown Hagerstown.

The theme is “Babylon: Daniel’s Courage in Captivity.” Families will step back in time to the city of ancient Babylon, exploring the story of Daniel.

Children and adults will participate in a Bible-times marketplace, sing  songs, play games and visit Daniel and his friends in captivity in ancient Babylon. All ages are welcome. A nursery will be provided for infants and toddlers. For more information, call the church office at 301-790-2510.

Diabetes support groups to meet

The Diabetes Support Group at Potomac Towers will meet at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 13, in the first-floor community room. 

The group at Walnut Towers will meet at 1:30 p.m. Wednesday, June 20, in the eighth-floor community room. 

The programs will be “Eating Healthy on a Budget” presented by Lisa Moran, community health advocate with Priority Partners. The groups are open to anyone in the community.

For more information, contact Lisa McCoy, Nutrition and Wellness Services, at 240-313-3360 (TTY 240-313-3391) at the Washington County Health Department. 

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