Church yard sale to be held Oct. 6

September 17, 2012|Kristy Smith | Around Boonsboro

Mount Zion Lutheran Church in Rohrersville will hold a yard sale and food sale Saturday, Oct. 6, from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. 

The event will be held indoors at the church’s friendship hall at the intersection of Md. 67 and Locust Grove Road. 

Furniture, children’s clothing, toys and other items will be offered at the free yard sale (donations will be accepted). 

Country ham sandwiches, homemade soups and baked goods will be for sale.

Proceeds will go to the Mount Zion Needy Family Fund.

Class of 1967 plans reunion

The Boonsboro High Class of 1967 will hold its 45-year reunion Saturday, Oct. 27, at the Elks Lodge in Hagerstown with happy hour starting at 5 p.m.

The reunion costs $35 per person. Anyone who is or would have been members of the class are invited to attend. Invitations have been mailed.

Contact information is needed for the following class members: Shelia Eichelberger Ingram, Lloyd W. Gay, Elizabeth Danner Nebergall, Judy Drury, Morris “Buck” Knight, Shirley Shelton Blickenstaff, Richard Dorsey and Judy Mansfield.

For more information, call Cheryl Farmer Heimbuch at 301-797-9082; George Asbaugh at 301-582-2287; or Debbie Witek Martz at 301-432-5564.

Gun bash set for Sept. 29

The Boonsboro Fire Co. will host a gun bash Saturday, Sept. 29, at the Cochran Auction Complex. 

Tickets cost $40, which admits two, and provides a chance to win one of many firearms, as well as a catered dinner, DJ and dancing.  

For information or tickets, call 301-432-2348 or 301-573-2773.

Sandy family reunion slated for Sunday

A reminder to the descendants of Joseph and Eva “Grams” Sandy: the annual Sandy family reunion is slated for Sunday, beginning at 12:30 p.m. at Bethel United Methodist Church in Rohrersville.

Attendees are asked to bring a covered dish and beverages to share. Place settings and paper products will be provided. Family photos for display would be appreciated. Joe and Eva’s six children’s families will be represented.

For more information, call Joan “Reeder” Miller at 304-274-0595 or send her an email to

Boonsboro Library news

Tuesday, the ABC group will discuss “The Cellist of Sarajevo” by Steven Galloway, the 2012 One Maryland, One Book selection. The group meets at 3 p.m. at the Boonsboro branch of Washington County Free Library. The community is invited. 

Readers are encouraged to attend book share Thursday at 6 p.m.  Participants are asked to bring a book to share with the group.

On Saturday, Susan Atkisson will present “The Q101: The Basics” beginning at 11 a.m. The session will be on couponing.

To register, call 301-432-5723.

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