Gambrills Athletic Club to sponsor dance, floor show on Saturday

NEIGHBORS

March 19, 1996|By Vicki Wellford | Vicki Wellford,SPECIAL TO THE SUN

GAMBRILLS ATHLETIC CLUB will conduct a dance from 8 p.m. to midnight Saturday at the Gambrills Athletic Club on McKnew Road in Gambrills. Dance music and a floor show will be provided by the Hot Rods.

Club leaders plan a best '50s dress contest, a dance contest and will give door prizes.

A buffet will be served from 7 p.m. to 9: 30 p.m. The cost is $22 per person, which includes beer and setups. Proceeds will benefit the Gambrills Teen Club.

For information, call (410) 923-6997.

'Bowl-O-Lympics'

The YWCA of Annapolis and Anne Arundel County will hold its sixth annual bowl-a-thon Saturday and Sunday at the Crofton Bowling Centre on Priest Bridge Road and Annapolis Bowl in the 2000 block of General's Highway. The two-day event is titled "YWCA Bowl-O-Lympics '96." Prizes and activities will be related to the Summer Olympic Games in Atlanta.

Corporations, businesses, community groups and individuals are invited to form adult and youth teams to bowl. Business sponsors can underwrite the event by donating prizes or sponsoring bowling lanes.

Proceeds from "YWCA Bowl-O- Lympics '96" will support the programs and services of the local YWCA, a United Way agency.

This year's event will include opportunities to meet Olympic athletes from Maryland and the Naval Academy. Participants will be able to bowl against professional bowlers Leila Wagner and David Phelps.

Bowling lanes will be set aside for youth teams, children and Special Olympians. Prizes will be presented to individuals and teams who participate and bring in the most pledges. The grand prize for the individual who collects the most pledges is a trip to an Olympic soccer event at RFK Stadium in Washington.

For information, call Dee Sher at the YWCA, (410) 626-7800.

Heritage Society to meet

A general meeting of the Odenton Heritage Society will be held at 2 p.m Monday at the Odenton Library meeting room.

Author Donna Ware, historic sites planner for Anne Arundel County will be the guest speaker. Her presentation "What Makes an Old Home a Historic Treasure," will illustrate the criteria used to identify historic properties. She also will explain preservation guidelines at the local, state and federal levels.

Ms. Ware will be available after the meeting to sign her book, "Anne Arundel's Legacy: The Historic Properties of Anne Arundel County."

This meeting is a public information service provided by the Odenton Heritage Society.

For information, call (410) 674-3171.

Pub Date: 3/19/96

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