Do you miss all the yard sales from last summer? In seemed as if every corner you turned had a sign directing you to another sale. We can't wait for those good old days to return. But in the meantime, to keep your yard sale skills sharp, the sixth-grade class from Belle Grove Elementary School is sponsoring an Indoor Flea Market from 7:30 a.m. until 3 p.m. Saturday, March 2, at the Democratic Terrace Club, Matthews Avenue.
Spaces are available for rent for $5 and tables are available for $3. Hot dogs and Cokes will be sold, as well as baked goods. For more information or to rent a space, contact Kelly Connor at 789-5210 or Donna Paul at 789-4454.
Belle Grove Elementary School News: The Battle of the Books kick-off begins at 10 a.m. Thursday, Feb. 28. The purpose of the Thursday morning program is to explain the rules of the "battle" to the students. A mock battle will take place between the teachers. A guest appearance will be made by the Oriole Bird, who will be the scorekeeper.
* The PTA Executive Board will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 26, in the library.
Brooklyn Park Elementary School News: The sixth-grade students will conduct a Black History Presentation at 10 a.m. Tuesday, Feb. 26, in the library. The students will read short biographies of famous black people, then the audience will be asked to identify the person described. Light refreshments will be served.
* A parent meeting will take place at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 26, about the 8th-grade trip to Williamsburg. All parents who will be chaperons on the trip should attend.
The fifth-grade students will be leaving Thursday, Feb. 28, for their trip to Williamsburg. The students will spend two days touring historic Williamsburg and Jamestown. They will return Friday evening.
* Order forms for the Easter Candy sale are due today.
Park Elementary School News: There will be a CAC meeting at 6:30 p.m. tonight at the school
The Brooklyn Park Youth Athletic Association will have a monthly meeting beginning at 8:30 p.m. tonight at the Northern District Police Station on Hammonds Lane.
All community members are invited to join the association. The last day for registration for T-ball, softball and baseball will befrom 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday, March 2, at Brooklyn Park Elementary School cafeteria.
Registration is $20 per child or $35 per family. For more information, call Wayne Combs, 789-1947, for T-ball and softball or Jack Conley, 859-0959, for baseball.
Entertainment Books for 1991 can still be purchased for $35. Call Daisy Garrison at 789-5430.
The Greater Brooklyn Park Council will meet at 7:30p.m. Thursday, Feb. 28, at the Northern District Police Station, Hammonds Lane. The discussion of new business will include membership, the election of new officers and a fund-raiser. All organizations within the Brooklyn Park area, including the Ministerial Alliance, are invited. If your organization has not renewed its membership for 1991 or if your group is interested in joining, you are encouraged to attend the council meeting.
Dues are $10 a year and can be paid at the meeting or sent to Greater Brooklyn Park Council, P.O. Box 2702, Brooklyn Park, MD 21225. For more information, call Richard Bittner 789-9210 or Doris McQuigan 355-1097.
It's that time of year to think green! St. Rose of Lima will have their annual St. Patrick's partyfrom 8 p.m. to 1 a.m. Saturday, March 9. There will be a continuous buffet from 8 p.m. to midnight. Music will be provided by Sugar Beats. For more information or tickets, call Tony Monti, 355-2094.
The Harbor Hospital Center's Coronary Club will meet from 7 to 8:30 p.m. Tuesday, March 5, in the Gruehn Building, Room 502. The topic for discussion will be "Modern Medicine: Understanding Cardiac Medications," presented by pharmacist Brian Katona.
All heart disease patients and their families and friends are welcome. Free blood pressure screenings and "heart healthy" refreshments will be provided.
The Church Women United will sponsor a World Day of Prayer at the Brooklyn Heights United Methodist Church, 110 Townsend Ave., Friday, March 1, at 11 a.m. Brooklyn Heights is the host church for the Linthicum, Ferndale, Brooklyn, Brooklyn Park and Curtis Bay area. The theme for the service will be "On the Journey Together," written by women of Kenya. After the service there will be a covered-dish lunch.
Everyone is asked to bring their favorite dish and leave it in the fellowship hall before entering the church. This service is for people of all denominations to come and join in the worship, prayer, music and fellowship.
A ham and cabbage dinner for St. Patrick's Day will be celebrated at the Resurrection Lutheran Church, 601 Hammonds Lane, Sunday, March 17. Tickets are $4.95 for adults, and $2.50 for children aged 5 to 10. Children under age 5 can eat for free.
Ticketscan be purchased at the door. Call for times at 789-0415.