Association to hear safety talk on home, community, highways


July 10, 1996|By Bonita Formwalt | Bonita Formwalt,SPECIAL TO THE SUN

SAFETY IN THE HOME, the community and on the road is the topic at a meeting of the Point Pleasant/Shoreland Improvement Association at 7: 30 p.m. tomorrow at the Church of the Good Shepherd, 1451 Furnace Ave.

Clyde King, director of traffic service with the Safety Council of Maryland, will be the speaker. A representative from the county Police Department also is expected to discuss what homeowners can do to protect themselves from burglary.

Refreshments will be served.

For additional information, please call Joan Valenti, 766-4310.

Fund-raiser for woman

A young mother recovering from a recent heart transplant will benefit from a fund-raiser at a Bowie Baysox game at 7: 05 p.m. July 26.

St. Paul's Evangelical Lutheran Church is one of several churches in the area sponsoring the benefit to help Elisa Nahory RTC of Pasadena. Nahory is the mother of a toddler and infant twins. Proceeds from the sale of tickets will be used to offset her medical expenses.

Tickets are $5 for adults and $3 for children ages 6 through 14. Children 6 and under are free.

All money raised will be matched by the Aid Association for Lutherans local branch.

For ticket information, call Pat Reese at 766-2283.

Space for vendors

Spaces are available for vendors at the "Deal of the Century" flea market and bake sale from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. July 21 at VFW Post 160, 2597 Dorsey Road.

Spaces alone can be rented for $10, or for $15 with a table provided.

Sponsored by the Ladies Auxiliary of Post 160, the event will benefit the group's general fund.

For reservations call 437-1099 or 768-5813.

Church's Bingo Blast

The Church of the Good Shepherd will play host to a Bingo Blast at 1 p.m. Sunday in the church hall, 1451 Furnace Ave.

A donation of $20 includes a barbecue dinner, soft drinks, coffee and a chance at a guaranteed $500 jackpot.

For information, call 766-8810.

Magpie to perform

The Summer Reading program at the North County Library continues with performances by the musical duo Magpie, at 1: 30 p.m., 3 p.m. and 7 p.m. tomorrow.

Musicians Terry Leonino and Greg Artzner will share their environmental message through song. Several songs are from their album "Living Planet," a collection of 13 songs about man's relationship with the Earth.

The free performances are targeted at children entering kindergarten through sixth grade. Seating is available on a first-come, first-served basis.

Younger children, preschool to third grade, are invited to enjoy a performance of "Kindermusik of the Chesapeake" at 3 p.m. tomorrow. A preschool story time will be at 1: 30 p.m. and 7 p.m.

The North County Library is located at 1010 Eastway, across from Harundale Mall.

For additional information, call 222-6270.

School system training

Summer training sessions for staff, parents and service providers in the county school system continue at the Parent Involvement Center at Oakwood Elementary School, 330 Opak Manor Drive.

Registration is limited to 20 participants per class.

The schedule for July includes:

"Improving MSPAP Scores Through Hands on Math and Science Activities," 9 a.m. to noon, tomorrow.

"Developmental Practices For School Readiness and Success," 9 a.m. to noon, July 17.

"Competitive College Admission Process," 9 a.m. to 11 a.m., July 18.

"Peer Facilitation: A Training Model," 12: 30 p.m. to 2: 30 p.m., July 18.

"Recertification For Non-Violent Crisis Intervention Training," 9 a.m. to noon, July 19.

"Getting Parents More Involved: Six Types of Parent Involvement," 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., July 23.

"Video-A-Rama Video Preview," 9 a.m. to 3 p.m., July 24.

For additional information, call the center, 222-6429.

Pub Date: 7/10/96

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