Lee Green basketball clinic planned at Goretti

October 04, 2012|Madge Miles | Around Jonathan Street

Former area basketball standout Lee Green will hold the 2012 Preseason Elite Skills Clinic Saturday, Oct. 20, from 9 a.m. to noon at St. Maria Goretti High School in Hagerstown.
The clinic will include player development, teaching the fundamentals and advance skills, including ball handling, shooting, defender control and finishing moves.
The clinic is geared for boys and girls in grades five through 12.
The instructors will include Green, Phil Lane, Rodney Gibson and Jen Piccolomini.
 The clinic costs $40 or bring a friend and receive $20 off registration.
To register online, go to www.LeeGreenBasket
For more information, call Goretti at 301-739-4266.  

Masquerade ball on Oct. 26 benefits Doleman Museum
The Friends of Doleman Black Heritage Museum invites the community to the fifth annual “A Masquerade Ball with a Cotton Club Twist” Friday, Oct. 26, from 8 p.m. to midnight at Cortland Mansion in Hagerstown.
The doors open at 7 p.m.
The event will feature the unveiling of a new collection exhibit, raffles, music by The Darrell Jackson Project, professional photographs by Youngblood Studios and Hagerstown Native Naki (Claiborne) Frieson as the mistress of ceremonies. Masks are optional.
A donation of $50 per person is requested. It is the annual fundraiser for the Doleman Black Heritage Museum Inc.
Cortland Mansion is at 19411 Cortland Drive in Hagerstown.
The entertainment is sponsored by the: Hagerstown-Washington County Convention and Visitors Bureau.
For more information, call Teresa Harmon at 301-791-4826.

Breakfast planned
The Men of Ebenezer AME Church will host a breakfast Saturday from 7 to 11 a.m. at 26 W. Bethel St. in Hagerstown.
The menu includes eggs, sausage or bacon, fried potatoes and onions, biscuits and gravy, juice or coffee. 
The breakfast costs $6. It will be eat-in or take-out. 

Dinner to be held
The Second Christian Church, at 65 W. North Ave. in Hagerstown, will hold its October festival dinner sale Saturday from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.
There will be four different menus. Menu 1 includes fried chicken, potato salad and collard greens; menu 2 has fried fish, macaroni and cheese with collard greens; menu 3 includes barbecue ribs with baked beans and collard greens; and menu 4 has spaghetti with meat sauce, garlic bread and applesauce.
All the menus include a roll, dessert and water or soda.
The spaghetti dinner costs $6 and the other dinners cost $8. It will be eat-in, carry-out or by delivery. For delivery, call Agnes at 301-797-0407

Tobacco Free Program  
Classes for the Tobacco Free for Life Program are scheduled for two weeks from Oct. 15 to 25; twice per week on Mondays and Thursdays, from 11 a.m. to noon at Washington County Health Department, 1302 Pennsylvania Ave., and from 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. at Western Maryland Hospital Center, 1500 Pennsylvania Ave.
For more information or to register, call Paula Ernst at 240-313-3360 (TDD/TTY 240-313-3391).

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