LuHowl fundraiser to be held Saturday

June 11, 2012|Staci Clipp | Around South Hagerstown

LuHowl fundraiser to be held Saturday

LuHowl, the annual Hawaiian-themed fundraiser to benefit the Humane Society of Washington County, will be Saturday from 6 to 9 p.m. at the home of Don and Jone Bowman in Williamsport. 

Proceeds from the event will benefit the animal shelter’s dog spay and neuter programs.

Sponsors include Hagerstown Honda and Kia, Hagerstown-Washington County Convention and Visitors Bureau, RBC Wealth Management, Sir Angus and Eleanor Lakin, Valley Pet Cemetery, AFLAC and Younger Toyota. 

The evening will feature dinner by Bulls & Bears catering and entertainment by jazz vocalist Kerensa Gray.

Several silent auction items have been donated, including offerings by Kate Spade, Premium Outlets, Anderson Photography and Marshfield and Associates.

Tickets can be purchased online at or at the humane society.

The humane society is at 13011 Maugansville Road in Hagerstown.

Call 301-733-2060 or go to for information on animal-related issues, directions to the


shelter and information about programs and services.

Alumni gathering

The South Hagerstown High School Rebel Alumni Association will sponsor an informal gathering Friday at Cancun Cantina, 901 Dual Highway in Hagerstown.

Members and staff from all classes are welcome. Admission is free.  There will be a cash bar and a hors d’oeurvres buffet.  

For more information, call Sherry Gilliam Itnyre at 240-675-3388.

Group to meet

Neighborhoods 1st Locust Point will meet Tuesday at 7 p.m. at 53 E. Baltimore St. in the Congregation B’Nai Abraham meeting room.

City Engineer Rodney Tissue will talk about the final decision for the Mill Street extension proposal.

He will also talk about beginning Phase I of construction of the new Memorial Park at Memorial Boulevard and South Potomac Street.

Block party planned

The fourth annual Locust Point Block Party will be Saturday, June 23, from 5 to 8 p.m. on Ray Street.

The community is invited to enjoy a day with their neighbors, and learn about the Neighborhoods 1st Program and available city services.

There will be presentations by the Hagerstown Police Department canine and bike units and by Hagerstown Fire Department on fire prevention and safety.

Free hamburgers, hot dogs and drinks will be provided by the city.

Residents are encouraged to sign up at the Locust Point Market and bring a covered dish to share at the block party.

Entertainment will be provided by Sisko System DJ. There will be free chalk and bubbles for the children.

There will be door prizes of gift cards to use at local businesses.

For more information, call Lynda at 301-992-6943 or send an email to just

Lions Club

Tuesday — Jeff Stouffer, principal of Washington County Technical High School, will present an overview of the school and its 17 programs.

Class of 1972

The South Hagerstown High Class of 1972 will hold its class reunion Saturday, June 30, at 6 p.m. at the Hagerstown Elks Lodge.

A get-together will be held Friday, June 29, at 7 p.m. at Funkstown Tavern.

To make reservations, call Debbie Burick at 301-992-5315.

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