The third annual Odenton Fair and Rummage Sale is scheduled 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Aug. 24 at the Epiphany Episcopal Church, 1419 Odenton Road.
The day's events will include games for children, items for sale by community crafts people, produce, raffles, flowers, baked goods, Odenton T-shirts, pony rides, a magic show, and a gigantic rummage sale that includes clothing, furniture and household items.
Food booths will feature grilled hot dogs and hamburgers, pit beef and many homemade treats.
Everyone is invited to enjoy the sights, sounds and flavors of an old-time community fair.
For more information, call 674-8819.
Catch her before she's gone.
One week remains to see Odenton resident Karen Zucco in the Annapolis Summer Garden Theatre production, "Talent Machine."
Karen, 14, will attend Arundel High School in the fall. Her father, Bill, is a social studies teacher and junior varsity football coach at Arundel. Her mother, Barbara, is head of the social studies department at Meade High School.
In its fourth year of production, "Talent Machine" was written by Annapolitans Stephen Evens and Michael Gilles and developed bydirector/choreographer Bobbi Smith.
It includes lively songs and production numbers, all telling the story of a group of young people who find talents they did not believe they had.
The theater is at 143 Compromise St., across from City Dock. Parking is available next door at the Board of Education lot.
Shows are at 8:30 p.m., Monday, Tuesdays and Wednesdays until July 17. Tickets are $5 for adults and $4 for children 12 and younger. Reservations are suggested. Call the box office at 268-0809 between 7 and 9 p.m., or leave a message on the answering machine.
The West Anne Arundel County Chamber of Commerce will sponsor a small-business forum 5 to 6 p.m. July 25 atthe Golden Flame Lounge, 1210 Annapolis Road, Odenton.
The scheduled speaker is Dianne Turpin, director of the county Department of Aging's Senior Employee Referral Service. Her topic will be "Retaining Employees."
There is no charge for this forum, but reservations are required and may be obtained by calling the chamber at 672-3422.
The O'Malley Senior Center, 1275 Odenton Road, will sponsor hearing screenings from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. tomorrow. Audiologist Sherri Rossman also will check hearing aids.
Also, 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. July 17, Mary Ann Love, county consumer advocate, will address concerns about savings banks during these bad economic times.
The speech isopen to the public.
For more information on these or any happenings at the center, call 222-6227 or 621-9515.
The "Lookin' Good" Quilt, on loan from the county's Beautification Office, will be ondisplay at the Crofton Branch Library during July.
The quilt was drawn by children at Fun Fest '89 at the Robinwood Community Center. Anne Staley, a county employee in Information Services, assembled andstitched the quilt, donating more that 100 hours of her time.