Church dinner to feature fried chicken, pigs' feet

NEIGHBORS

March 31, 1994|By MICHELLE HOFFMAN

If you have a taste for fried chicken and pigs' feet, stop by Strawbridge United Methodist Church in New Windsor for lunch Saturday.

Fried chicken dinners cost $5; pigs' feet dinners are $6.

Information: 635-6480.

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A blood drive will be held from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m. today at the New Windsor Fire Hall, 209 High St.

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The Easter bunny has hidden his eggs, and wants very much for your child to find them.

Join the Easter activities at Baust Church Saturday. An Easter egg hunt will be held from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. in the church hall. Refreshments will be served.

The church is at 2940 Old Taneytown Road in Tyrone.

Information: 751-1237.

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The Taneytown Jaycees will hold an Easter egg hunt beginning at 1 p.m. Saturday at Taneytown Memorial Park.

Information: Vickie Long, 775-2607.

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On Sunday, children 1 through 10 years old are invited to attend the annual Easter egg hunt sponsored by American Legion Post No. 120.

The event begins at 2 p.m. at the football field in Taneytown Memorial Park.

Hard-boiled, colored eggs will be hidden. Finders of numbered eggs will win one of 100 prizes.

In case of bad weather or unsuitable field conditions, the hunt will be held at the Post Home on Broad Street.

Information: American Legion Post, 756-2219.

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If you recycled your Christmas tree in January and received a coupon from the City of Taneytown, it may be redeemed April 7 and 8 at the Taneytown City Office for a pine seedling.

Seedlings will be distributed between 8:30 a.m. and 4:30 p.m. The City Office is at 17 E. Baltimore St.

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A baseball card show will take place from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. April 9 at Northwest Middle School in Taneytown.

Cost of admission is $1 for adults and 50 cents for students.

Refreshments will be for sale, and there will be door prizes.

Tables for vendors are $15 each or two for $25.

Information: C. Papandreu, 751-1345.

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Spaghetti, salad and Italian bread will be served in the hall of St. Paul's United Methodist Church in New Windsor from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. April 9.

The youth groups of St. Paul's, St. James and Stone Chapel churches will come together to prepare and serve the meal.

The cost of the dinner, which includes iced tea and coffee, is $4 for adults, $2.50 for children age 5 to 10, and free for children 4 and under. Information: 635-2442.

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St. Joseph Church will hold an evening of bingo games April 9 in the church hall. Early Bird Games start at 6:40 p.m.; regular games start at 7 p.m.

St. Joseph Church is on Frederick Street in Taneytown.

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If something a little more tropical is on your mind, attend the free "Cruise Night" party April 9 at Frock's Sunnybrook Farm in Westminster.

The evening is sponsored by the Taneytown Lions Club in conjunction with other local Lions Clubs and World Elite Travel Inc. of Hanover.

There will be free refreshments, door prizes and videos of a Caribbean cruise the sponsors are organizing. The event will begin at 7 p.m. A cash bar will be available.

The seven-day Italian-style cruise aboard the 54,000-ton, 1,300-passenger Costa Classica will stop in San Juan, St. Maarten, Martinique, Barbados, St. Thomas/St. John, and Serena Cay, Costa Line's private island off the coast of the Dominican Republic.

Prices start at $1,456.50 per person (based on double occupancy) for an inside cabin in Category 4 (150-square-foot cabin with two lower beds, shower, sitting area, telephone, TV, hair dryer and closet space.)

Larger outside cabins in Category 11 and 12 will be available for $1,581.50 and $1,681.50 per person.

Prices include air fare from BWI, port taxes of $111.50, all on-board meals, service and entertainment, parties, luggage handling, transfers and professional escort, as well as a $100 tax-deductible donation to the Lions Club.

Rates quoted are being presented as a savings of more than $1,200 per couple off Costa's brochure rates.

The dates of the cruise are April 22-29, 1995.

A $50 discount will be offered if you decide to sign up and pay a deposit to hold your reservation April 9 at the Cruise Night party. The travel agency says deposits are fully refundable except for a $25 service fee.

For party reservations: Jim Fair, 751-1120, or Dick Poole, 751-1360. They also have more information about the trip.

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