Pancake breakfast planned Saturday

February 24, 2013|Ellen Rowland | Around North Hagerstown

Shiloh United Methodist Church will hold a pancake breakfast Saturday from 7 to 11 a.m. at the church, 19731 Shiloh Church Road in Hagerstown.

The all-you-can-eat pancake breakfast includes one serving of sausage, sausage gravy or country puddin’, fruit cup, orange juice and coffee.

Tickets cost $6 for adults and $3 for those ages 6 to 12.

 TOPS 0077       

Losses for the week totaled 23 1/2 pounds for TOPS (Take Off Pounds Sensibly) Chapter 0077. 

Charlie House and Pat Horning were the best TOPS losers. Lu Marletta and Joan Gilbert were the best KOPS (Keep Off Pounds Sensibly) losers.

 In the team challenge, Team No. 6, The Golden Oldies, had the best weight loss, with 7 3/4 pounds.

 Mary Lou Edmonds won the ha-ha prize. The no-no snack for the week is snack crackers. 

Dottie shared information about WD 40, which was created for the space program as a water-displacement formula and is made from fish oil.

Today is the annual open house and the deadline for SRD registration.

The contest for March will be Shamrocks, led by Peggy Robinson and Betty Rice.

Chapter officer election will be Monday, March 4.

The group meets Monday mornings at First Christian Church, 1345 Potomac Ave. 

For more information, call Patsy P. at 301-582-2292 or Patsy M. at 301-842-3615.


Bargain sale set at Women’s Club

The Women’s Club will hold its spring bargain sale Friday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and Saturday from  9 a.m. to noon.

Gently used clothing, purses, shoes, household merchandise and jewelry will be available for purchase at reduced prices. 

The club is at 31 S. Prospect St. in Hagerstown.

Preschool plans open house Sunday

Spread your Wings Learning Center will hold an open house Sunday from 2 to 4 p.m. at Christ Lutheran Church, 216 N. Cleveland Ave.

The theme  will be “Meet the Cat in the Hat!,” the famous book by Dr. Seuss. The preschool is enrolling for the fall semester. For more information, call 301-331-1413 or 301-310-6263.

Master gardeners

If your green thumb is itching to try something new, join the Master Gardeners. Master Gardeners teach people good gardening techniques through talks, plant clinics, demonstration gardens and more. If you love to learn and share what you know, apply today for the Master Gardener Class of 2013.

Pick up an application at Washington County Agricultural Education Center in Boonsboro or call Annette at the University of Maryland Extension office at 301-791-1604.

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