Williamsport pool open for business

June 13, 2012|Paula Green Shupp | Around Williamsport

The L. Beard Miller Memorial Swimming Pool in Byron Memorial Park is open each day from noon to 6 p.m., unless otherwise posted. The individual cost per visit is $3 for those ages 4 to 12 and those 60 and older; and $4 for those ages 13 to 59. Those younger than 4 will be admitted free.

A family of five seasonal membership costs $200; each additional member of the family costs $30.

There is still time to sign up for Red Cross swimming lessons.

For more information, call 301-223-5983.

Flag retirement and recognition ceremony

Tribe 84 Order of Red Men in Williamsport will hold its annual flag retirement and recognition ceremony Saturday.

The event starts at noon. The community is invited.

Organ recital planned for Father’s Day

Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church, 35 W. Potomac St. in Williamsport, will celebrate Father’s Day Sunday with an organ recital in the sanctuary, beginning at 4 p.m.

The recital features musical director, David Loy, as well as past musical directors, including Vicky Smith Delawter, Kathy Barr, Joel Gorgodian and Tom Perry.

There will be a reception following. The event is free and everyone is welcome to attend.

Zion vacation Bible school

Vacation Bible school will be held for preschool- through high-school-aged youth at Zion Evangelical Lutheran Church, 35 W. Potomac St., from Monday, June 25, to Friday, June 29.

Registration begins at 5:15 p.m. each night; the program is from 6 to 8 p.m. The program will include Bible stories, recreation, crafts and snacks. A carnival will be held  after the closing program on Friday night.

The program is co-sponsored by Williamsport United Methodist Church. All youth are welcome.

For more information, call 301-223-7260.

Bus ministry to begin

Williamsport United Methodist Church, 25 E. Church St., has announced that starting on Sunday, July 1, a bus will pick up children and adults who need transportation to church on Sundays.

If you need a way or know someone who needs a way and lives within two miles of the church, call 301-223-7040.

Cash winners named

Medairy Masonic Lodge held its annual strawberry night spring celebration for family, friends, and neighbors at the park pavilion in Williamsport. Cash drawing winners from the annual donation program included Robert Hafer, Matt Noll and Brian Gouff.

Class of 1957 plans reunion

The Williamsport High School Class of 1957 will hold its 55th reunion Saturday, Sept. 15, at the Elks Lodge from 6 to 11 p.m.

It costs $45 per couple or $25 for singles.

All class graduates and anyone who attended school with the class are encouraged to attend.

For more information, call Norma Baker at 301-223-9473.

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