Winter program registration under way


October 08, 1998|By Ed McDonough | Ed McDonough,SPECIAL TO THE SUN

TANEYTOWN AREA Recreation Council is accepting registration for several winter programs this weekend.

Registration will take place from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. tomorrow, 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday at Northwest Middle School.

Among the programs offered are: in-house and travel basketball for children in grades five through eight (grades one through four will register in January), and pool and billiards for grades six through eight.

The council also offers two drop-in programs that have started -- juggling and volleyball.

The juggling group meets at 7 p.m. Wednesdays in the cafeteria at Taneytown Elementary and costs $5 per family for the entire session or 50 cents per family per meeting.

The volleyball program is for ages 15 and older and meets from 8 p.m. to 10 p.m. Tuesdays at Northwest Middle School. Cost is 75 cents per night.

For information about those programs, or to suggest new programs, call community coordinator Anita Staley at 800-379-2432.

The council also is organizing a ski club this year for skiing and snowboarding at Ski Liberty in nearby Fairfield, Pa. The activity begins Jan. 3. Information: Cathy Caprarola, 410-756-2791.


Flea market set

Boy Scout Troop 582 of New Windsor is sponsoring an auction and flea market from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at New Windsor Firemen's Carnival Grounds.

The auction starts at 10 a.m. and food will be served.

9- Information: Wayne Curfman, 410-875-0715.

Friday Night Live

Caring and Sharing Ministries of Taneytown and Charity's Celebrations are sponsoring Friday Night Live from 6: 30 p.m. to 8: 30 p.m. tomorrow at Grace United Church of Christ on West Baltimore Street in Taneytown.

Activities include costume judging, crafts, games and Halloween treats with a fall theme.

L The program is open to children in grades one through three.

:. Information or registration: 410-756-4640.

Soccer meeting planned

Francis Scott Key Junior Eagles Soccer Club encourages parents of all players to attend a meeting Tuesday to discuss the program and any improvements that can be made in future seasons.

The group wants parental input to help decide issues, such as how many travel teams to field in various age groups and suggestions for improving the in-house program.

The meeting will be held at 7 p.m. at Taneytown Senior Center on Roberts Mill Road.

* Information: 410-751-1007.

Cheap eats

This week's cheap eats are in Union Bridge.

A pancake breakfast is planned from 7 a.m. to noon Sunday at the fire company on Locust Street. Cost is $5 for adults and $2 for ages 6 to 12.

Pub Date: 10/08/98

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