Four Ruritan scholarships available for students

February 15, 2013|Paula Wolber | Around Maugansville

The Maugansville Ruritan Club is offering four $1,000 college scholarships to seniors of both private and public high schools in the North End and the Maugansville area.

Applications are available in the school’s guidance office and need to be received by March 31. All information, including where to return and phone numbers for further inquiries, are on the forms.  

Ruritan pancake breakfast

The Maugansville Ruritan Club will host an all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast Saturday, Feb. 23, from 6:30 to 11 a.m. at its blue community center on Maugans Avenue.

The menu includes pancakes, scrambled eggs, sausage, sausage gravy, juice, coffee and tea.

Breakfast costs $5.50 for adults, $3 for those ages 6 to 12, and is free for those ages 5 and younger.


There is plenty of free parking, and the lines move quickly.

Spaghetti dinner, auction tonight

Broadfording Christian Academy will hold its annual spaghetti dinner and auction tonight at the school, 13535 Broadfording Church Road.

Numerous items will be auctioned.

The dinner costs $8 for adults and $4 for children.

The dinner starts at 4 p.m. The auction is free. 

There will also be bake and soup items for sale, music and baby-sitting services.

For more information, go to

Basket bingo 

A basket bingo will be held Sunday, Feb. 24, at the Maugansville Fire Station, 13730 Maugans Ave. 

Doors open at 11:30 a.m., and bingo begins at 1 p.m. 

Tickets cost $20 and include six bingo cards for regular games and one of each for bonus games. Food will be available for purchase. All proceeds will benefit the fire company. 

For tickets, call 301-797-6770.

AAUW meeting to include speaker

The Hagerstown Branch of the American Association of University of Women will meet Saturday, Feb. 23, at noon at Ryan’s Family Steak House, 17830 Garland Groh Blvd. 

There will be a presentation by Beth Matonak on the value of STEM, or Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics education for girls.

Anyone interested is invited to attend.

The buffet lunch costs $6.79, plus beverage cost.

To RSVP, call 301-582-4070. Members and nonmembers, are welcome.

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