Linthicum Heights Scout troop to sponsor spaghetti dinner

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November 03, 1996|By Rosalie Falter | Rosalie Falter,SPECIAL TO THE SUN

SET ASIDE 6 p.m. to 8: 30 p.m. Nov. 15 for a spaghetti dinner sponsored by Boy Scout Troop 822 at Linthicum Heights United Methodist Church, 200 School Lane.

Spaghetti, salad, bread and beverage are included for $6.50 for adults, $3.50 for children younger than 10 and free for children younger than 3.

Tickets are available at the door or from any Scout member. Profits will help offset troop expenses.

The troop meets at 7 p.m. Tuesdays at the church.

Information: Jim Benson, 766-8576.

AARP meeting

Marvin Bond will discuss Maryland history at the meeting Thursday of Chapter 2244 of the American Association of Retired Persons at St. John Lutheran Church, 300 Maple Road, Linthicum.

Bond is the spokesman for Louis L. Goldstein, the state comptroller.

The chapter board of directors meets at 11: 30 a.m. A social hour from noon to 1 p.m. will be followed by the meeting. Members will elect new officers. Tickets for the Christmas lunch Dec. 5 will be available.

Information: Mary Foster, 850-4630.

Quilter's handiwork

Throughout the month, the Linthicum branch of the Anne Arundel public library will display the handiwork of quilter Mary Martin.

The showcase will have small examples of quilting, wall hangings, pillows, a table runner, yo-yo collar and double-wedding-ring design.

The yo-yo is an old design that Martin enjoys doing. She is known as the "yo-yo queen" to fellow members of her club, the Village Quilters.

Martin, who lives in Pleasantville, has been interested in quilting since childhood. She has been active in the Village Quilters for 10 years and is a past president.

Examples of her work are part of the permanent collection at the Smithsonian Institution. In the 1980s, she submitted an idea for a Christmas tree with a Colonial theme, and it was accepted and put on display.

Guest readers

The Linthicum library branch will welcome students from Brooklyn Park-Lindale Middle School as guest readers for children ages 2 to 6 at 10 a.m. Wednesdays through Dec. 18.

Seventh-grade students from Learning Team 3 will read as a service learning project.

The hours will count toward volunteer time required by the state of Maryland before graduation from high school.

Information: 222-6265.

Pub Date: 11/03/96

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