Glen Burnie High holds seminar for its new students

NEIGHBORS

August 17, 1994|By BONITA FORMWALT

Students new to Glen Burnie High School this year are invited to an orientation seminar at 7 p.m. Aug. 24, in the school's main auditorium. Though the seminar is targeted at incoming ninth-graders, the information and tour will benefit all new students. Principal Oliver Wittig will address students and their parents.

Although this is Dr. Wittig's first year as principal, his face is familiar to many of the staff. He was an assistant principal at Glen Burnie before leaving for his recent stint as principal of Severna Park High.

For additional information, call the school at 761-8950.

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Orientation for students new to Corkran Middle School is scheduled for 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. Aug. 24 in the school cafeteria. Parents are encouraged to visit between 7 p.m. and 8 p.m.

Principal Phyllis Cherry and sixth-grade guidance counselor Don Riley will answer questions.

For information, call the school at 222-6493.

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Four Glen Burnie residents were honored as charter members of Marley chapter of VFW Post 434 at the post's 25th anniversary celebration last weekend.

Louis J. Czyzia Sr., Dillard H. Harris, Robert J. Kratz, and Ray R. Watts were given pins to commemorate their service to their fellow veterans.

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A group of very special athletes will benefit from a golf tournament the Northern Anne Arundel County Chamber of Commerce will hold Oct. 24 at the Bay Hills Golf Course in Arnold. The money raised through registration fees and sponsorship opportunities will go to the Anne Arundel County Special Olympics program.

Registration is scheduled for 8 a.m. with a 9 a.m. tee-off time. The cost is $75 per player and includes cart, green fees and refreshments. Prizes will be presented at an awards banquet after the tournament.

Individuals or businesses are welcome to participate at a variety of sponsorship levels: $250 Grill; $150 Beverage Hole; $50 Golf Hole.

The chamber can even accommodate political hopefuls. For $200, a Special Sponsor can present an award to the winner of the "Longest Drive" or "Closest to the Pin" competition.

For additional information, call the chamber office at 766-8282.

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It's a day at the races when the Lions Club of Glen Burnie sponsors a bus trip to the Charlestown Race Track, on Sept. 17. The bus will leave the main entrance of Marley Station Mall at 3:30 p.m. and return around midnight.

The $35 fee covers transportation, admission, a program and dinner. As a bonus, guests will receive two free passes for future admission.

4 For reservations, call Emma Augente at 789-7366.

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A midsummer craft sale is under way at the gift shop operated by the Community Advocates for Senior Opportunities in the Arundel Center North, 101 Crain Highway. The sale continues through the end of September.

Store hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday through Friday.

All of CASOS' handmade crafts are on consignment from county senior citizens. The program gives seniors an additional source of income and provides therapy for housebound seniors.

Craftsman age 60 and older, disabled or housebound can call 761-1769 for consignment information.

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Anyone interested in learning about the Commodore 64, 128 and Amiga computers is welcome to attend the next meeting of Another Baltimore Commodore Users Group.

The Glen Burnie chapter will meet at 7 p.m. Aug. 23, at the North County Library. For information. call Pat Anthony, 760-2047.

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Give the gift of life at a blood drive, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Sunday at the Church of the Good Shepherd, 1451 Furnace Ave.

Donors must be age 17 or older and weigh more than 110 pounds.

For additional information, call the church office at 761-4607.

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