Dinners planned

January 17, 2013|Madge Miles | Around Jonathan Street

Dinners planned

Elks Lodge 278, at 326 N. Jonathan St., will offer chicken and fish dinners  Friday night and Saturday at 6 p.m. and next weekend, Friday, Jan. 25, and Saturday, Jan. 26.

Revival is this weekend

Greater Campher Temple, 125 Bethel St., will hold a revival Friday night at 7:30 p.m. and Saturday at 4 p.m.

Bishop Sterling V. Porter of Kingdom Life Cathedral near Charles Town, W.Va., will lead the revival.

Movie night

Bridge of Life Church, 14 S. Potomac St., will hold movie night Saturday at 7 p.m. The movie, popcorn and drinks are free.

To find out the name of this weekend’s movie, call the church at 301-791-1674.

MLK dinner set

There will be a Martin Luther King Jr. Call for Service Potluck Dinner Sunday from 4 to 6 p.m. at Memorial Recreation Center, 109 W. North Ave.


Admission is a covered dish to share.

A discussion on Dr. Martin Luther King Jr.’s legacy will be part of the activities.

LL rules clinic

Maryland District 1 Little League will conduct a free rules clinic for umpires, managers, and league officers on Tuesday nights starting Feb. 5 through March 5 from 6 to 8 p.m. at the Church of Christ, 19644 Leitersburg Pike.

New rules/rule changes for baseball and softball regarding but not limited to illegal bat penalties, pitch count changes and new softball bat regulations will be covered as well as the basic rules of the game.

For more information, call Denny Hockensmith at 301-416-2841 or Dave Grams at 301-791-1687.

Flu clinics

The Washington County Health Department will hold flu vaccination clinics at the health department’s main building at 1302 Pennsylvania Ave. Friday from 1 to 4:30 p.m. and Friday, Jan. 25, from 1 to 4:30 p.m.

Medicare is accepted for adult vaccination, but no other insurance will be billed. A donation of $20 is appreciated.

For updates on flu clinic scheduling, go to

Guest speaker

Carol Poyner, a long-time member of Bridge of Life, will be the guest speaker Sunday during the morning services.  As a teacher for many years, she saw her students gain understanding that sent them to the next level. Now, ministering in the prophetic and inner healing, Poyner ministers to those who need spiritual understanding to take them to a higher level.   

‘Courageous to be shown’

The Zion Baptist Church ministry will show the movie “Courageous” Saturday, Feb. 2, at 6 p.m. in the fellowship hall of the church, at 61 W. Bethel St.

The doors open at 5:30 p.m.  

Admission costs $2 per person, which includes free popcorn and drink. Hot dogs will be available for purchase.

Proceeds will benefit the ministry’s outreach efforts.

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