Church plans fund-raising event for Sunday school

NEIGHBORS

June 09, 1995|By PEG ADAMARCZYK

Jenkins Memorial Church has combined the best of local fund-raisers to come up with a daylong event to please the entire family tomorrow.

From 7 a.m. to 11 a.m., the church will have a flea market stocked with secondhand treasures.

A few spaces remain open for $7 each.

From 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., strawberry festival activities will take over the church grounds.

There will be grab bags for the children, delicious food and homemade baked goods, crafts and a raffle.

The a la carte menu will feature homemade crab cakes, barbecue, hot dogs, and sweet strawberries with cake and ice cream.

4 Proceeds will benefit the Sunday school program.

The church is at Riviera Drive and Jenkins Road.

For space rental or more details, call Kathy Atkinson, 437-0124.

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Pasadena Sportfishing Group will have its monthly meeting at 7:30 p.m. Monday at Orchard Beach fire hall on Solley Road.

A representative from E & B Marine Discount will present a program on understanding electronics.

The PSG will also be accepting entries for its June 17 fishing contest and party at the Pasadena Boatel. Cash prizes will be awarded to the top five fish caught. A $50 prize and a free manicure will be awarded to the woman catching the largest toad fish of the day.

The entry fee is $10 per person and includes contest fees and admission to the post-contest party.

Family members attending only the party portion of the event pay $5 each. Children 10 and younger can eat for free.

An auction of fishing and boating items will follow the meeting.

Membership in the group is free and open to the public.

Door prizes will be awarded and 50/50 raffle tickets will be on sale.

For more information, call George Bentz, 255-3678.

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The Stoney Creek Democratic Club invites you to two events at its Fort Smallwood Road clubhouse this month.

The club's monthly $7 party is scheduled for 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday. It will feature a delicious hot platter, beer, sodas and setups. Music will be supplied by the Sugar Beats.

On June 21, an open house will start at 8 p.m. Guest speaker will be our county councilman, Tom Redmond. Refreshments will be served.

For more details on club events, call 255-4611 or 255-7739.

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Teams are needed for the first annual Lake Shore Youth Baseball Invitational Tournament scheduled for July 7-9 at the Lake Shore Athletic Complex on Woods Road.

Openings are available for teams in the 5-6, 7-8, 9-10, 11-12 and 13-14 age brackets. Brackets will include A, B and AA.

The fee is $175 per team.

The top two teams from each age group will play in double elimination to determine first place.

For more details, call Kent Devault, tournament director, 437-8667.

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The Chesapeake Women's Club invites current and prospective members to a pool party and luncheon at 11 a.m. Wednesday at a member's home. Reservations are requested.

Dues for the 1995-1996 year are due and can be paid at the party.

* The club has announced the winners of its two $500 scholarships: Melanie Vincent, Chesapeake High School, and John Scripture, Northeast High School.

For reservations or more details on the CWC, call Sue Fortner, 544-4792.

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Forgetting math and reading skills during the long summer break has always been a concern for parents of elementary school students.

For the past three years, the county Board of Education has offered Summer Academy sessions for elementary school students to help maintain skills.

The program will begin July 5 and run Mondays through Thursdays at Sunset Elementary School until Aug. 1. Academy hours are 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.

Fees are $75 per subject and $125 for the kindergarten program is $125. Tuition waivers are available to families able to document receipt of public assistance. Transportation to and from the school and snacks are not included in the fee.

Registration will be accepted from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday and Wednesday at Sunset Elementary, 8572 Fort Smallwood Road. Parents should bring a copy of their child's last report card to register.

Information: 222-6478.

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Youngsters 8 to 13 learn more about nature and animals, and earn a patch and certificate by participating in the Junior Naturalist Program at Downs Park this summer.

Programs will be held at 1 p.m. on Mondays starting next week and continuing through July 10.

The fee is $15, and advance registration is required.

Information: 222-6230.

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