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March 10, 2005
Jaycees of Hagerstown will hold its monthly membership meeting at 7 p.m. Monday, March 14, at Crazy Horse Steakhouse near Valley Mall. Social time begins at 6:30 p.m. Nonmembers are welcome. For information, call 301-790-4855 or go to www.jayceesofhagerstown.com on the Web. Reunion to perform in Rouzerville, Pa. ROUZERVILLE, Pa. - The band Reunion will present a concert at 6 p.m. Sunday, March 13, at Rouzerville Church of the Brethren, 11942 Old Pa. 16. For information, call 301-797-5287.
NEWS
August 9, 1999
A Hagerstown Jaycee was voted the organization's best member statewide. Diane Bohn said her "jaw just dropped" when her name was announced at an Ocean City, Md., convention in May as the 1998 Jaycee of the Year for the State of Maryland. "It is a great honor and I hope I'll be able to live up to it," said Bohn, 28. She said she prefers to work quietly behind the scenes, and is uncomfortable taking recognition for community service. "This award is not just mine.
NEWS
By ALICIA NOTARIANNI | December 12, 2004
The Jaycees of Hagerstown spent Saturday sharing the Christmas spirit with 36 area children. The children, ages 5 to 13, arrived at the Hagerstown YMCA. They boarded a bus along with 26 volunteer chaperones and headed off to Burger King for breakfast on the house. With full bellies and cardboard crowns upon their heads, they set off to shop at Target. Melinda Woodring, 22, of Waynesboro, Pa., a member of the Jaycees, was chairwoman of the day's events. Woodring said through fund-raising activities and donations from local business, the Jaycees were able to provide each child with $55 for shopping.
NEWS
June 1, 1999
WQCM 96.7 and Jaycees of Hagerstown will sponsor a chili cookoff Saturday, June 5, during Western Maryland Blues Festival. Local restaurants and individuals will compete in separate contests. The contests are limited to 10 entries per category. Each person entering the contest must enter prior to the day of the event. The entry fee is $20 for individuals and $40 for businesses. The chili samples will be sold with proceeds benefiting Jaycees of Hagerstown. Contestants will be required to supply nonelectrical cooking apparatus, i.e. Coleman stove, charcoal grill, fire extinguishers, pots and utensils.
NEWS
By JAMIE SHEKELS / 301-331-4885 | December 17, 2009
o Read more Jamie Shekels columns at washingtoncountyliving.com Jaycees take children on shopping spree The Hagerstown Jaycees conducted its annual children's shopping spree Dec. 12. This year, thanks to donations from individuals and funds provided by the Jaycees, members took 10 children Christmas shopping at Target. After shopping, the group was taken to Cici's Pizza on Wesel Boulevard for lunch. The Jaycees would like to thank Target and Cici's Pizza for the support.
NEWS
March 22, 1997
If you're a high school student who hasn't completed the volunteer hours needed to graduate, here's a possibility you may want to check out: Jaycees of Hagerstown P.O. Box 465 Hagerstown, Md. 21740 733-0783 Contact Person: Letha Grimes, volunteer coordinator Opportunities available: Setup, cleanup, monitor checkpoints, help with registration and route setup for March of Dimes WalkAmerica. Help is needed Sunday, April 27, from 7 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Number of students needed: 10 to 15
NEWS
July 22, 1997
By RICHARD F. BELISLE Staff Writer, Waynesboro WAYNESBORO, Pa. - Lucille Ball, Louisa May Alcott, Joe Paterno, Thomas Jefferson, Matt White and Waynesboro founder John Wallace will soon be familiar sights in town. Some of the borough's 187 fire hydrants will be painted with their likenesses and those of other famous Americans in the next few weeks as part of Waynesboro's 200th anniversary celebration this summer. The fire plug project is being sponsored by the Jaycees as their part in the town's celebration, said Noel Kline, chairman of the civic group's project.
NEWS
By LAURA ERNDE | April 30, 2000
Sarah Barnhart wasn't sure she was going to finish the 8-mile March of Dimes walk Sunday. Five months pregnant, the Greencastle, Pa., woman had to stop and rest several times along the way. cont. from front page "I made it," Barnhart said from the finish point at Long Meadow Shopping Center in Hagerstown. Barnhart and fellow Red Lobster waitresses were among 300 people who participated in the annual fund-raiser coordinated by the Jaycees of Hagerstown. Barnhart, 20, said she walked to support her baby and other babies who benefit from the charity's programs aimed at preventing birth defects.
NEWS
by TAMELA BAKER | May 1, 2005
Everyone was a little "wet and soggy," but about 500 walkers gathered at Long Meadow Shopping Center despite Saturday's weather for the annual March of Dimes WalkAmerica. The walkers raised about $85,000 Saturday, reaching their goal for this year, according to Melissa Clark, March of Dimes communications director for Washington and Frederick counties. "We will reach our goal and may even exceed it," Clark said, because the organization will be following up with walkers who didn't make it out Saturday because of the weather.
NEWS
February 23, 2009
DEC. 2, 1922-FEB. 20, 2009 MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Charles Wayne "Bill" Quenzel, 86, of Martinsburg, died Friday, Feb. 20, 2009, at City Hospital. Born Dec. 2, 1922, in Martinsburg, he was the son of the late Charles Albert Quenzel and Lillian Bethel Ware Quenzel. He was employed as a supervisor at Charles Town Races and Slots. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He was a member of Winchester Avenue Christian Church. He had been a member of Elks and Jaycees, and Grand Master Tae Kwon Do, 10th Degree, and founder of Quenzel's Karate Self Defense Club 1942.
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NEWS
October 17, 2011
On Wednesday, Oct. 19, Danielle Brezler of the Hagerstown Jaycees will present a donation of $880 to Paul Miller,  executive director of the Humane Society of Washington County. The donation is a portion of the proceeds the Jaycees raised at their inaugural 5K race and 2K dog jog. The race and jog were held in conjunction with the humane society's Bark in the Park event on Sept. 24. Runners who participated in the run and dog jog are invited to the shelter Wednesday for the presentation.
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September 2, 2011
The Jaycees 5K and Dog Jog will be held at 8:30 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 24, at Hagerstown City Park's West Pavilion, off Virginia Avenue. The 5K is a timed event for walkers and runners. The dog jog is for runners and walkers with their dogs, and it is not timed. Registration is $20; $25 after Saturday, Sept. 10; $10 for children 12 and younger, $15 after Sept. 10. To register go to www.jayceesofhagerstown.com . For more information, call 301-665-4005 or jayceesdogjog2011@gmail.com .
NEWS
December 26, 2010
On  Dec. 11, the Jaycees of Hagerstown held its annual children's shopping spree. This year, the Jaycees partnered with Children In Need Inc. to provide 12 children, ages 5 to 14, an enjoyable event for the holidays. The children and chaperones met at the Hagerstown Community College Student Center, where they watched Christmas movies and worked on various arts and crafts projects. The group then loaded the bus and went to Target, where each child received a donation of money to spend on gifts.
NEWS
By JAMIE SHEKELS / 301-331-4885 | December 17, 2009
o Read more Jamie Shekels columns at washingtoncountyliving.com Jaycees take children on shopping spree The Hagerstown Jaycees conducted its annual children's shopping spree Dec. 12. This year, thanks to donations from individuals and funds provided by the Jaycees, members took 10 children Christmas shopping at Target. After shopping, the group was taken to Cici's Pizza on Wesel Boulevard for lunch. The Jaycees would like to thank Target and Cici's Pizza for the support.
NEWS
October 11, 2009
Monday Toddler Time for ages 18 to 36 months and caregiver, Central Library of the Washington County Free Library, 10 and 11 a.m., registration required. Call 301-739-3250, ext. 132. Funkstown Senior Citizens meeting at St. Paul's Lutheran Church, 1 p.m. Habitat For Humanity of Washington County Women Build Program meeting at Oliver's Restaurant, Long Meadow Shopping Center, Hagerstown. Meeting starts at 6 p.m.; can arrive earlier if wishing to order dinner. For more information, contact womenbuild@att.
NEWS
February 23, 2009
DEC. 2, 1922-FEB. 20, 2009 MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Charles Wayne "Bill" Quenzel, 86, of Martinsburg, died Friday, Feb. 20, 2009, at City Hospital. Born Dec. 2, 1922, in Martinsburg, he was the son of the late Charles Albert Quenzel and Lillian Bethel Ware Quenzel. He was employed as a supervisor at Charles Town Races and Slots. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army. He was a member of Winchester Avenue Christian Church. He had been a member of Elks and Jaycees, and Grand Master Tae Kwon Do, 10th Degree, and founder of Quenzel's Karate Self Defense Club 1942.
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