Band boosters to hold annual Autumn Festival


September 23, 1994|By PEG ADAMARCZYK

A day of family fun and shopping for fall decorating delights is on tap tomorrow at Chesapeake High School Band Boosters' annual Autumn Festival from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Band students and boosters will be selling large mums in a variety of colors, and pumpkins, cornstalks, Indian corn and gourds to grace your home or lawn.

"Gently used" items also will be on sale. Lots will be happening for youngsters.

From 11 a.m. to 1 p.m., the Maryland State Police K-9 division will put on a show. Members of Lake Shore Volunteer Fire Company will be demonstrating equipment, distributing fire safety literature and answering questions.

Power Ranger Jason will be available throughout the day for photos and autographs. Test your skill at a midway game, get your face painted, stroll on the moon bounce or saddle up at the pony ride.

For a small fee, families can build a scarecrow to take home.

Hungry visitors can munch on nachos, barbecue, hot dogs, snowballs, baked goods and other refreshments on sale.

Proceeds will help pay for band activities.

The school is at 4798 Mountain Road. Information: 255-9600 or 437-6419.


An afternoon of bingo and pasta, sponsored by the Auxiliary of Lake Shore Volunteer Fire Company, is scheduled from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday at the fire hall on Mountain Road, near Lake Shore Drive.

The doors will open at noon. Dinner will be served from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. The games will begin at 2 p.m.

xTC Tickets are $20, and include the Italian-style pasta dinner and bingo card package. The menu also will include garden salad, garlic bread, fresh fruit and beverages.

Additional cards and specials will also be offered.

Proceeds will benefit the rescue boat fund.

Information: 437-0215.


It's down-home country fun at Stoney Creek Democratic Club's country-western party from 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday at the Fort Smallwood Road clubhouse.

Tickets are $7 and include a delicious platter, beer, setups and munchies. Music will be by "Kustom Kountry" and feature both line and ballroom-style dances.

Information: Rich Ames, 437-9388, or Evelyn Somers, 255-4611.


Evangelist Rick Lairsey of Easton will lead a Revival Crusade Sunday through Wednesday at the Chesapeake Christian Center, 7975 Tick Neck Road,

The crusade will begin at the 10:45 a.m. worship service on Sunday, with evening sessions scheduled at 6:30 p.m. Sunday, and at 7 p.m. Monday through Wednesday.

"Rick's ministry is an experience of healing, deliverance and freedom from the hurts and tragedies of life," said Amber Shepard, a church spokeswoman.

Included nightly will be prayers for the sick and ministry to the hurting and those with needs.

Nursery is provided for children age 3 and under free of charge.

Information: 255-3168.


Democratic County Council candidate Tom Redmond is having another fund-raiser from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. Oct. 2 at Kurtz's Beach.

For the grown-ups, there will be a bull and oyster roast, with karaoke and country music. Youngsters can eat then be entertained by clowns, play in the moon bounce, or ride a pony. For brave souls of any age, rides in a hot-air balloon will be offered.

Tickets are $25 for adults, $12.50 for children age 6 to 12. Youngsters under age 6 are free.

Tickets: 437-8683.


Northeast High School invites parents and students to Back to School night at 7 p.m. Wednesday.

After a brief overview with school administrators, parents will follow a "minisession" of their child's schedule.

Information: 437-6400.


To get your school or organization news in this column, call 437-6343.

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