What do you want to see for youths in neighborhood?

Neighbors/ Brooklyn Park

July 13, 1992|By Phyllis Flowers and Phyllis Lucas

Do you have children between the ages of 5 and 18? Or are you between those ages? If so, we are interested in your opinion.

Every two weeks, we will be asking a question pertaining to our communities, and we would like you to express your opinions. Please mail your replies to Phyllis Flowers, 232 Zepplin Ave., Baltimore, 21225, or Phyllis Lucas, 202 8th Ave., Baltimore, 21225. If you would like to see your name in print, here's your opportunity.

The question for this week is, "What would you like to see in your neighborhood for young people?"


Harbor Hospital Center news: With hot weather just around the corner, Harbor Hospital Center is offering a free community program on "Just How Hot Is It?" beginning at 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 21. The "WELLth of Information" monthly lecture series will be led by registered nurse Joan Sullivan, who will discuss how to reduce risk of heat stroke, heat exhaustion and dehydration.

The program will be held in the Gruehn Building Auditorium, adjacent to the main hospital. No reservation is necessary. Refreshments will be served.

For more information, call 347-3472.


Brooklyn Heights United Methodist Church is looking for bowlers for its 1992-1993 season. The league will bowl at 6 p.m. every Monday beginning Sept. 14 at the Fairlanes Southwest Bowling lTC Lanes, off Nursery Road in Linthicum. If you are interested in signing up for a fun-filled season, call Charlotte Rich at 766-7264.

* The church is celebrating Christmas in July. Stockings will be distributed throughout the church, and everyone is asked to fill a stocking during July.

This project usually runs in December, but the church will be taking on different mission projects this Christmas season.


Brooklyn Park Library news: If you have not signed your child up for the Summer Reading Program or have not attended the weekly programs, now is the time. At 2 p.m. tomorrow, Michael Chamberlin, a professional magician, will return to the library at 1 E. 11th Ave. with a bagful of comedy magic tricks.

This program is free and open to school-age children entering grades one through six and preschoolers. Registration is not required for the hourlong show, but seating is limited and will be available on a first-come, first-served basis. Come in out of the heat and enjoy a wonderful show!


Don't forget to get your tickets for the Benefit Dance sponsored by the American Legion, Patrick Henry Post 34, on Belle Grove Road.

The dance will run from 9 p.m. until 1 a.m. Saturday at the hall. Tickets are $12.50 per person and include a platter, beer, soda and dancing. All proceeds will benefit a cancer patient from the Brooklyn Park area.

For tickets or more information, call 789-9682 or 789-1976.


Looking for a preschool for your 3- or 4-year-old child for the fall? Resurrection Lutheran Church, 601 Hammonds Lane, is accepting registration for the 1992-1993 school year.

Children will learn social skills, motor skills, creativity, self-help skills, language and religion.

For more information or application forms, call 789-0415.


The telephone number for Brooklyn Park Elementary School has been changed to 222-6590. The 222 exchange is accessible from anywhere in the county and the Baltimore metropolitan area as a local call.

Kindergarten students will begin school Aug. 31. It is imperative for parents to register their children as early as possible, so that bus routes and stops can be established. If you know of a new family in the neighborhood with kindergarten-age children, please pass this information along to them.


Arundel Improvement Association news: Tickets are available for the annual Craft Feast, set for 1-6 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 30. Due to the recession, prices are the same as last year: $18. Tickets will not be be sold at the door, and there are only a limited amount.

The menu will include steamed crabs and homemade crab soup, steamed corn husk, hot dogs and sauerkraut, baked brown beans, a variety of salads and a green table. The feast will take place at the Arundel Improvement Association building, 705 Cross St., in Brooklyn Park. There will be indoor and garden seating.

To order tickets, call Frances Jones at 789-2192, Marlene Heinbuch at 789-2972 or Helen Cashen at 789-2972.

* The CASOS seniors' group has planned a bus trip for Friday. The seniors will visit the Annapolis City Dock and the Amish market.

The bus will leave the hall at 9 a.m. For more information, call 789-2192.

* The association will not meet in July. The next scheduled meeting is at 8 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 14.

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