MacArthur Middle School's math department announced its top scorers on the American Junior High School Mathematics Exam, taken by advanced math students last November.
Eighth-grader T. J. Page was awarded the first-place pin, with eighth-grader Kara Motonaga taking secondplace. Five students tied for third place: seventh-graders Jeneen Manlangit and Christina Boyd and eighth-graders Suzanne Bosking, Chrysant Edwards and Joshua Cahall. First-, second- and third-place finishers received certificates.
Congratulations to these students and to all who participated in the contest.
The Tuesday Republican Breakfast Club of District 4 will meet at 7:30 a.m. April 14 at Kaufmann's Tavern in Gambrills. The guest speaker is Maryland Republican Central Committee Chairwoman Joyce Terhes.
Information: Wes Saunders, 923-6729.
The Anne Arundel County Recreation and Parks Department is sponsoring Ilona Gioia's Bio-Aerobics fitness classes for adults and teens. This eight-week, 16-class course starts next week. Classes are scheduled for6:15 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays at Four Seasons Elementary School, 6:30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays at Odenton Elementary, and 6:30 or 7:45 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays at Quarterfield Elementary in Severn.
Information: 741-1957 or 222-3600.
* The department also is offering Heartlight Aerobics, designed for second- through fifth-graders. The children enjoy a fun workout while dancing to the latest hits.
Children should wear comfortable clothing and tennis shoes.
The fee for this eight-week class is $20. Classes will be from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Tuesdays, beginning April 7, at Odenton Elementary School and 3 to 4 p.m. Thursdays, beginning April 9, at Four Seasons Elementary School.
The Retired Officers' Wives' annual spring fling is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. April 18 at the Fort Meade Officers' Club. The dance's theme is "Yesteryears -- From the '20s to the Present." The cost is $22.50 per person.
Call NormaThompson for reservations, 987-4868.
Friends and neighbors in the Forks of the Patuxent area will sponsor their annual "Cleanup Day and Bluebell Walk" April 11. Participants will meet at 8 a.m. at the community pond for doughnuts and coffee.
Teams will clean assigned areas from 9 to 11:30 a.m., then gather at the community pond to prepare for the picnic and general meeting.
From 1 to 2 p.m., children ages 4 to 12 will compete in a fishing derby. The annual Bluebell Walk along the Patuxent is planned for 2 p.m.
The O'Malley Senior Center, 1275 Odenton Road, is offering a new Anne Arundel Community College course, "Religions of the World," taught by Robert O'Brien of Severna Park. The 10-week course begins April 14 and continues from 10 to 11:30 a.m. Tuesdays.
The course will review the major religions of the world and how they influence man's quest for life's meaning.
Information: Ann Marie Remillard, 222-6227 or 621-9515.