Crafters, vendors sought for fun fest

August 19, 2012|Ellen Rowland | Around North Hagerstown

Shiloh United Methodist Church, at 19731 Shiloh Church Road, Hagerstown, will hold a fun fest Saturday, Sept. 15, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m.

The event will include an antique and classic car show, yard sale, flea market and craft show. Vendors and crafters are sought for the event. Spaces to rent cost $10.

There will be free children’s games and an inflatable bounce. Door prizes, cake walk, praise bands and other entertainment will be part of the festivities.

The menu includes breakfast and lunch, including homemade soups, country ham sandwiches and baked goods.

For more information, call 301-797-4083 or go to

TOPS 0077

Losses for the week totaled 26 1/2 pounds for TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) Chapter 0077 in Hagerstown.

 Shirley Knode, Susie Sword and JoAnn M. were the best TOPS losers. The best KOPS (Keep Off Pounds Sensibly) losers were Rose Shockey and Mary Jo Cunningham. 

The no-no snack for the week is ice cream. Lu M. won the ha-ha prize.

The program included the monthly awards presentations. Joan Budny, Louise Kline and Jean Betker were honored as KOPS. Shining stars were Bonnie Henry and Millie Toms.

The best losers for July were Linda Baker and Linda Lemen, while Valerie Eccard and Patsy Martin were runners-up. Dina Blair has achieved a 20-pound loss and Baker a 10-pound loss. 

Toms had losses for six weeks and is working toward eight consecutive weeks of losses.

The chapter had 77 members weigh in during July and 40 had perfect attendance.

 Dottie Alexander presented the second part of the program on the vegetable exchange program, suggesting sensible choices and selections.

The chapter’s annual picnic will be at Martin L. “Marty” Snook Memorial Park in Halfway on Monday, Sept. 10.

The group meets Monday mornings at First Christian Church, 1345 Potomac Ave. in Hagerstown.

For more information, call Patsy P. at 301-582-2292 or Patsy M. at 301-842-3615.

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