Indoor yard sale

April 29, 2013|Cheryl Weaver | Around Clear Spring

St. John’s United Church of Christ in Clear Spring will host an indoor yard sale and bake sale during National Pike Days Saturday, May 18, from 7 a.m. to noon. 

All proceeds will support the middle school youth group’s fall fellowship conference.

Car wash

Also on Saturday, May 18, the Clear Spring High School girls soccer team will hold a car wash at the Clear Spring Creamery from noon to 4 p.m. 

Vacation Bible school

The Clear Spring Community Vacation Bible School will be held at St. John’s United Church of Christ from June 10 to 14 for those ages 3 through eighth grade. 

It will run from 9 to 11:45 a.m. each day with a picnic lunch on the final day. 

To register, call the church at 301-842-2500. 

Garden Club

The Clear Spring Garden Club is sponsoring a backyard, self-guided garden tour of five homes Saturday from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. 

The homes are on Cumberland Street. The addresses are 167, 155, 154, 145 and 19. Access to gardens will be by side walkways at the homes, and will be denoted by flower-filled watering cans.

Residents are encouraged to decorate porches, doors and gates with flowers to add a festive touch to the day.

There is no charge.

Plumb Grove Mansion, at 12654 Broadfording Road in Clear Spring, will also be open for tours of the house and heritage rose garden.

Hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Guided tours of the house and gardens will be given. Donations will be accepted.

Homemakers to meet

Clear Spring Homemakers will meet Tuesday, May 7, at 11:30 a.m. at Windy Hill.

For more information, call Ruth at 301-842-2334.

Chicken barbecue

Blairs Valley First Church of God will hold a chicken barbecue Saturday, May 11, starting at 4 p.m. 

The barbecue will be held at Clopper’s Grove, 13505 Blairs Valley Road.
The menu includes one-half chicken, baked potato, roll, green beans, applesauce, tea, coffee and dessert. The meal costs $9.
The meal will be served in the Fellowship Hall at Clopper’s Grove.

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