Linden-Linthicum United Methodist Church will begin a new schedule Sunday. The Rev. David W. Carter-Rimbach welcomes visitors to the informal service with Holy Communion at 8:45 a.m. and to the traditional service at 10 a.m. each Sunday. Nursery care is available at both services. Call 531-5653.
Glenelg High School's ninth-grade teaching team invites parents ninth-graders to visit the school from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. tonight to learn more about the school and plans to help ninth-graders become successful Glenelg students. Call 313-5528.
Back-to-School Night at Glenelg High begins at 6:30 p.m. Monday. Following a general Parent Teacher Student Association session in the cafeteria, parents will meet their children's teachers in the classrooms. Call 313-5528 for more information.
The Howard County library announces "Lots of Letters," a program of alphabet stories and activities that will take place at the Lisbon Community Library at 10:30 a.m. Sept. 20. Registration can be made in person or by calling 489-4290.
Watch for Clarksville Lions Club members at locations around the county selling candy Wednesday, Thursday and Friday of next week. This is a continuing fund-raiser through which our local Lions raise money to meet the needs of the community.
Principal Andy Barsinger and the staff at Pointers Run Elementary School invite all Pointers Run parents to participate in the School Based Management meetings at Pointers Run. The next meeting is Monday at 4:30 p.m. Call 313-7142.
Is $10 a copy pricey for the commemorative booklet from the Howard County Fair in August? In truth, the 92-page full-color book is worth more than its price. It's filled with historical notes of the county and the fair. Hundreds of pictures and names familiar to western Howard County residents make the book lively. You can still buy a copy at NationsBank in West Friendship, Sandy Spring National Bank in Lisbon or at Gemini Flowers in West Friendship.