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Garden And Herb Clubs Schedule Events

March 24, 1992|By Rosalie M. Falter

If that robin I saw in my herb garden is a true harbinger of spring,why did we have sleet and snowflakes over the weekend? My daffodils are suffering and I long to see things "busting out all over." Perhaps the many activities scheduled in our community will help us get into a spring-like mood.

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A speaker from Wilton's Nursery will discuss "Culinary Herbs" at the Ferndale Garden Club meeting, 8 p.m. today at the Ferndale SeniorCenter. The hostesses are Joan Childs and Sue Latini.

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Members of the Friendly Thyme Herb Club are reminded to wear old clothes and to bring their garden tools to the 10 a.m. meeting on April 3.

Members will car pool to the 1840 House Museum in Baltimore to spruce up the kitchen herb garden. A business meeting and tour of the museumwill follow. Bring a sack lunch. Visitors and new members are welcome. For information, call 766-1463.

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The North County High School news:

* The PTSA is sponsoring a spring flea market from 9 a.m.to 2 p.m. on April 11. Table rentals are $10 each. For information, call Vickie at 761-3935.

* The school also is looking for parents interested in volunteering to work in the concession stand during sports events. If interested, call Rosemary Shomler, 636-7764, or leave your name and telephone number at the high school office, 859-5400.

* Money raised at the North County Golf Classic on June 26 at Bear Creek Golf Club, will benefit the Dick Hart Memorial Scholarship Fund. The fee is $50 per player and includes a continental breakfast, greens fees, a cart, snacks and a fried chicken buffet. Send checks to NCHS, Attention: Nelson Martin, 415 Andover Road, Linthicum, Md., 21090.

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The Christian Womens' Fellowship of Linthicum Heights United Methodist Church invites you to reserve a table for an indoor fleamarket from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., April 25. Rental fees are $10 rental per table. Tickets must be purchased by April 15.

Call Ginny Foster, 859-1271, or Lucy Adkins, 859-3649, to make a reservation.

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The Woman's Club of Linthicum Heights is sponsoring its annual card and games party at 10 a.m. Monday at the clubhouse, 110 North HammondsFerry Road, Linthicum. Tickets are $6. Proceeds will be used to support the club's various charitable activities.

Seating is limited, so call 859-3252 or 859-1576 for reservations.

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The annual pancake breakfast, sponsored by Boy Scout Troop 822 is planned from 6:30to 11:30 a.m. on Sunday in the Linthicum Heights United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall.

Cost is $3.40 for adults, $2.50 for childrenunder age 8. The menu includes pancakes, sausage, applesauce, coffeeand milk.

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Mark your calendars for April 5 for the Anne Arundel Alarmers' bull and oyster roast. The event is scheduled from 1 to 6 p.m. at the Earleigh Heights Fire Hall. An extensive menu will be served by Atlantic Caterers. Final Touch will provide the music. Tickets are $20 per person. For reservations, call Roland Kroeger at 766-1416.

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St. Philip Neri Catholic School, 5401 Orchard Road, is sponsoring its second annual spring craft fair from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, rain or shine. Exhibitors include 85 craft makers. Food willbe available.

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Linthicum Chapter 2244 of the American Association of Retired Persons will meet at 11 a.m. on April 2 at St. John'sLutheran Church, 300 Maple Road. The board meeting will be followed by a blood-pressure screening. Bring a sack lunch. Dietitian Mary Gianforte, of the North Arundel Professional Center, will discuss "Eating for a Healthy Heart." For further information, call Helen Del Brocco at 789-1588.

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Peter Rice will present "Christ in the Passover" at an April 1 Lenten service at 7:30 p.m. at Ferndale United Methodist Church. Rice will use a visual display of traditional Passover accouterments that will enhance a Christian's understanding of the Jewish background of the communion celebration.

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Come and see thetalented students and teachers from Overlook Elementary School at the annual talent show at 7 p.m. on Friday. Admission is $1 for adults,50 cents for students. Proceeds will benefit instructional materialsfor the students.

Registration for students who will be attendingkindergarten at Overlook in September is scheduled from 9:30 a.m. to2:30 p.m., April 6-10.

Parents must bring their children's birth certificates, immunization records and addresses. Children entering kindergarten must be 5 on or before Dec. 31.

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Dr. Joseph Procaccini will discuss "Parent Burnout: How to Rekindle the Fire," at 7:30p.m. March 31 at Linthicum Elementary School.

Procaccini will describe the nature, causes and characteristics of parent burnout. Registration forms for the discussion are available at the school.

Sue Latini is filing in for Rosalie Falter. If you have information, callSue at 766-1463.

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