AAUW to hold used book sale

October 17, 2012|Linda Murray | Around West Hagerstown
  • During a recent visit to Salem Avenue Elementary, Deputy Superintendent of Schools Boyd Michael took time to help second-grader Mekhi Fisher tie dye a shirt during the school's monthly Positive Behavior Intervention and Support activity. Also shown helping are parent volunteer Terra Bennett, far left, and teacher Brittany Sprecher.
Submitted photo

Editor's note: This column was corrected on Oct. 21 at 3:02 p.m. to properly identify Salem Avenue Elementary School teacher Brittany Sprecher in a caption that accompanies the photo of Washington County Deputy Schools Superintendent Boyd Michael’s recent visit to the school.

AAUW to hold used book sale

The local chapter of the American Association of University Women will hold its fall used book sale Thursday and Friday from 9 a.m. to 8 p.m. and from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday at the Arc of Washington County, 1000 Florida Ave. in Hagerstown.

Salem Reformed Church plans festival Saturday

Salem Reformed Church, at 13182 Salem Church Road (off Cearfoss Pike), will hold its annual Kids Fest and trunk-or-treat Saturday from 4 to 8 p.m. 

The church’s clothes closet will be open. 

For more information, call the church at 301-739-9212 or 301-393-5569.

North Hagerstown Lions Club holding fundraiser

The North Hagerstown Lions Club is selling Sheetz coupon books for $10.


The books have a value of more than $25 and do not expire until June 30, 2015.

The club is also selling the bonus book for $32 which has an expiration date of Dec. 2, 2013.

The coupons can be used in the Tri-State area.

Proceeds will go to local nonprofit agencies.

To purchase one of the books, call Carolyn at 301-223-8207 or Sharon at 717-597-8316.

Fall fest

The Women’s Club, at 31 S. Prospect St. in Hagerstown, invites the public to its annual fall fest on Saturday, Oct. 27, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. 

There will be a table of homemade food, garden items and crafts.  Also vendors, including Silpada Jewelers, Willow House, Cookie Lee Jewelry, Scarves, Dolls and other will be available for purchase.  

Orders of ham and bean, chicken corn or beef vegetable soup will be taken in advance. Quarts cost $5.50 and pints cost $3. 

Apple dumplings and country ham sandwiches are available for $3. each.

To place an order, call the club at 301-739-087. The food can be picked up on the day of the fall fest.  

Card party

The Women’s Club invites the community to a Halloween card party and luncheon on Wednesday, Oct. 31, at noon. Attendees can play any card or board game and have lunch at the club. The event costs $12.

Reservations can be made by calling 301-739-0870 by Oct. 29.

ALD fundraiser

A fundraiser is being held in memory of Tyler W. Miller and Travis K. Curry on Friday, Oct. 26, at the Elks Lodge on Robinwood Drive in Hagerstown.

The doors open at 5 p.m. There will be a spaghetti dinner from 6 to 7 p.m. and entertainment beginning at 8 p.m.

Tickets cost $10 each and can be purchased by calling Debbie Curry at 240-313-5091 or Ginger Hartman at 301-790-3064.

All proceeds will go to the Kennedy Krieger Institute in Baltimore to benefit Adrenoleukodystrophy, or ALD.

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