Food, games, demonstrations planned at Family Day


May 21, 1999|By Peg Adamarczyk | Peg Adamarczyk,SPECIAL TO THE SUN

IT'S ANOTHER spring-fling outdoor weekend in Pasadena this weekend.

The Riviera Community Improvement Association will have its second Family Day tomorrow at the community park at Dale and Greenway roads. A day of activities starts with a flea market at 8 a.m. Kids' games and exhibits from local community groups begin at 10 a.m.

Riviera Beach Volunteer Fire Company will demonstrate a car rescue, and the Sheriff's Department, the local Power Squadron, Meals on Wheels and Pets on Wheels, 4-H and Adopt-a-Greyhound will have exhibits, association President Lee Archibald said.

From 11 a.m. to 2 p.m., kids can jump on the moon bounce or take a pony ride.

Hungry visitors can try the pit beef sandwiches, hot dogs, snacks and sodas for sale.

Information: 410-255-0158.

Youngsters hold tea

The 4-year-old preschoolers at Mount Carmel Preschool and Child Care Center recently entertained their mothers, grandmothers and other guests at a tea.

The children baked muffins and brownies, prepared centerpieces and place mats in honor of their mothers, sang and served pink lemonade and iced tea.

The center is in Mount Carmel United Methodist Church, 4760 Mountain Road in Pasadena.

Pet show at park

Downs Memorial Park in Annapolis will hold a pet show, sponsored by PETsMART, starting at 1 p.m. tomorrow in the bayside amphitheater for pets and owners of all ages.

Prizes will be awarded for best costume, best in show and best stupid pet trick.

A $5 fee is required for admission to the park. Proceeds will be donated to several animal charities.

Information: 410-222-6230.

Night at the Races

American Legion Post 277 will hold a Night at the Races to benefit the Pasadena Saints youth baseball team from 7 p.m. to 11 p.m. tomorrow at the post home on Carbide Road.

A $5 donation gets you in the door and gives you a sloppy Joe sandwich platter with extras.

Armchair races, raffles, roulette wheels and instant bingos will be offered.

Proceeds will be used for team uniforms, equipment and expenses.

Information: 410-360-0880.

Strawberry festival

Lake Shore Baptist Church, 4613 Mountain Road, will hold a strawberry festival from 2 p.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday on the church grounds.

Fresh strawberries will be served with ice cream and cake, plus hot dogs and sodas. Diversions will include games for the kids, music and face-painting.

Information: 410-255-5413.

Church services

Chesapeake Christian Center Church of God, 7975 Tick Neck Road, will have evangelists Joel and Heidi Hitchcock at its 10 a.m. and 6 p.m. services Sunday.

Joel Hitchcock was born in England and raised in South Africa. He decided to become a preacher at age 8 and gave his first sermon at 12. Hitchcock and his wife believe a great spiritual awakening is under way in the United States.

The community is invited to attend. Nursery care will be provided.

Information: 410-255-3168.

Pub Date: 5/21/99

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