New business features computer sales and service

April 24, 2013|Paula Green Shupp | Around Williamsport

Potomac Computers, owned by Ken Jordan and Cesar Hernandez, is open at 21 N. Conococheague St.

In addition to computer sales and service, it offers free computer diagnostics, laptop screen and jack repair, cell phone repair, and recycling of electronics (such as televisions, computers, etc.). It also buys, sells and trades laptops.

The office manager said the store is featuring daily specials for April.

Hours of operation are Monday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.; and closed on Sunday.

For more information, call 301-223-8187 or send an  email to

Wildcat alumni baseball game to be played Sunday

The Williamsport baseball program will host an alumni baseball game Sunday at the high school. All proceeds will go to the Brendon E. Colliflower Scholarship Fund.


A home run derby will kick off the event at noon, followed by the game.

Former Wildcats who were varsity letter winners will be playing. There will also be a silent auction of baseball memorabilia throughout the day.

Spectators are welcome.

The rain date is Sunday, May 12.

For more information, call David Warrenfeltz at 301-992-3132 or send an email to

Yard sale set at Rehoboth

Rehoboth United Methodist Church, 30 E. Salisbury St., will host a yard sale Saturday, beginning at 8 a.m.

Items for sale include lamps, curtains, kitchen items, blankets, toys, clothing and other items.

The yard sale will be in the church’s back parking lot, accessed from Church Street.

All proceeds will benefit the church’s annual mission trip.

Slippery potpie dinner

Calvary Temple, 147 S. Conococheague St., will hold an all-you-can-eat slippery potpie dinner Saturday from 4 to 7 p.m.

The menu includes ham and chicken potpie, coleslaw, applesauce, dessert and drink.    

Tickets cost $6.50 for adults and $3.50 for children. Take out will be available.

The event benefits the church’s youth group.

Bingo fundraiser set at the Moose

The Williamsport Moose, 119 N. Conococheague St., will hold a Thirty-One bingo event Sunday to benefit 5-year old Jocelyn Dunahugh’s family, for her second heart transplant. Doors open at 12:30 p.m. and  bingo starts at 1:30.

The event is open to the public.

Tickets cost $20 in advance or $25 at the door. Tickets include 20 games. Prizes will be Thirty-One items.

The event will also feature a silent auction, four specials, four raffles, pull tabs and door prizes. Food will be available for purchase.

For more information or to purchase tickets, call Lisa Noel at 240-674-5325 or Kendra Moore at 301-992-1515.

Sandwich sale

Van Lear Brethren In Christ Church, 10745 Van Lear Drive, is conducting a sandwich sale.

Sandwich selection includes country ham, baked ham and turkey. Each sandwich contains a quarter-pound of meat and is on a five-inch roll.

The sandwiches cost $5 each.

To place an order, call Jackie at 301-582-2220 or Helen at 301-739-0106.

All orders are due by Sunday. Orders will be available for pickup at the church on Wednesday, May 8, between 5 and 7 p.m.

Clothes of Hope schedule for May

Clothes of Hope Ministries at Williamsport United Methodist Church, 25 E. Church St., provides gently used and some new clothing.

It will be open from 9 to 11 a.m. on Saturday, May 4; Monday, May 6; and Thursdays, May 16 and 23. It will be open from 12:30 to 2:30 p.m. on Thursday, May 9; and Mondays, May 13 and 20.

There is no charge for clothing. Monetary donations are accepted.

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If you have news of events, activities or announcements for Williamsport and the surrounding area, call Paula Green Shupp at 301-302-3878 or send an email  to

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