Hope Cafe

September 25, 2012|Darylene Mowen | Around Smithsburg & Robinwood

Hope Café

Hagerstown Seventh-day Adventist Church will hold its Hope Café Saturday, Oct. 6, from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m.

Participants can enter the church’s French-style cafe and sample healthy food options, mingle with friends, and have the option to pray with each other and take part in pastoral counseling.

Presentations will be made relating to mental and spiritual health.

The church is at 11507 Robinwood Drive in Hagerstown.

For more information, call 301-733-4411

Health fair

Hagerstown Seventh-day Adventist Church will hold a health fair Sunday, Oct. 21, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
There will be cooking demonstrations, blood pressure and body mass screenings, massages, door prizes, giveaways, and information for better health. 


Vendors can contact Viann at 240-675-2313.

Senior site

Smithsburg senior site calendar: 

  • Today — “Headlines, Read and Share,” 10 a.m. 
  • Friday — Birthday luncheon, 11:30 a.m. 
  • Monday, Oct. 1 — Cards, dominoes or games, 10 a.m.

Ballroom dancing

Clare Domer’s ballroom dance will be Thursday from 7 to 9 p.m. at Morris Frock Post 42 American Legion on Northern Avenue in Hagerstown.

Admission costs $5 per person.

Pen Mar

For Dancers Only Orchestra will perform Sunday from 2 to 5 p.m. at Pen Mar Park as the summer music series comes to an end. The community is invited.

TOPS 0462

Mack was the thinner winner for the week for TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) Chapter 0462 in Smithsburg.

The chapter welcomed a visitor this week, Janice, who talked about needing to find support managing her weight and help to reach her goal weight.

Ola led the program on living with diabetes. She talked about what signs to look for if someone’s sugar level is too high or too low and how they can manage their sugar levels.

Mack will lead the next program on fiber, where to get it, how much a person needs and the good uses from fiber.

The chapter is planning its summer-ending picnic Thursday, Oct. 4, at Veterans Park in Smithsburg.

The chapter meets Thursdaya at Trinity Lutheran Church, 16 N. Main St. in Smithsburg. Weigh-in starts at 5:30 p.m. and the meeting is at 6 p.m. 

For more information, call Ola at 301-824-7650, or John at 717-749-3023 or go to

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