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October 05, 1993|By SUE HALLER

Sue Haller reports on events in Crofton.

Have you ever wanted to try the boot-scooting boogie, sleazy slide, Hawaiian hustle or the down and dirty? The Crofton Civic Association is accepting registrations for a country-western dance class from 7:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. beginning Thursday at Crofton Woods Elementary School. Jerry Thompson and Sandy Hilbert are the instructors. Classes will run on Thursdays through Nov. 11. For more information or to register, call Sue Bents at town hall, 721-2301.

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Reserve a room for your group's 1994 meeting at the Crofton library. Only nonprofit and community service groups can reserve rooms. For information, stop by the library or call 222-7371.

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The Crofton Kiwanis Club is sponsoring its annual Halloween parade on Oct. 30. The judging categories include best group, most unusual, most creative, best traditional and television cartoon characters. The parade will start at noon at the Crofton Village Green, continue along Crofton Parkway and end at Crofton Elementary School. Register your children for the costume contest between 11 a.m. and noon at the Village Green.

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The Arundel Fall Craft Fair is planned from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Arundel High School. The event is sponsored by the Key Club, Forensic Club and Arundel band. For more information, call Carol Myers, 923-6677, and leave a message after 4 p.m.

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The Crofton Association of Retired Persons is sponsoring a trip to the annual Sugarloaf Mountain Craft Fair Friday at Timonium Fairgrounds. The group will car pool to the Cromwell light rail station in Glen Burnie. Organizers estimate a one-hour travel time each way. Call Edward Laird, 721-5251, for more information.

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The Bowie/Crofton Multiple Sclerosis Support Group will meet at 7:30 p.m. Thursday at Church of the Redeemer, 7300 Race Track Road. The guest speaker is Dr. Kenneth Johnson, professor and chairman of the University of Maryland Hospital Department of Neurology.

Meetings are open to the public. For more information, call 721-1537.

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Parents and Children Together (PACT) will offer its eight-week fall discussion group for new and expectant parents from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Wednesdays from Oct. 20-Dec. 8 at 1657 Crofton Parkway. Parents will discuss taking care of infants. Topics include sleeping and feeding concerns, baby care and birth experiences. Bring your babies.

To register or for more information, call 721-7719, or pick up PACT forms at the library.

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The Crofton Chamber of Commerce will hold a business networking breakfast meeting from 7:30 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Oct. 13 at the Crofton Convalescent Center, 2131 Davidsonville Road. Bring information on your company and be prepared to give a three-minute talk. The cost is $5 for members, $10 for nonmembers. Reservations are required. Call 721-9131.

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Congratulations to Dorie Folstein, who was reelected president of the Crofton Athletic Council. Jerry Emmart is vice president; Paula Renner, the new secretary; and Carla Ridgeway, the treasurer. I will remain the registrar for one more year.

The CAC is looking for a basketball tournament director. If interested, call Ms. Folstein at 261-3402.

It's time for basketball, wrestling and basketball cheerleading registration. Walk-in registrations are planned from 9 a.m. to noon Oct. 16, noon to 3 p.m. Oct. 23 and 9 a.m. to noon Nov. 6. The cost is $30 for each sport. Registration is required before tryouts begin. For information about girls basketball, call Neil Buschman, 721-8816; boys basketball, Bill Banchero, 721-0869; basketball cheerleading, Lieu Boyd, 721-9311; and wrestling, Frank Mezzulo, 261-3164. For more information, call Sue Haller at 261-0196.

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