Kiwanis Club of Mount Airy will hold a pancake breakfast from 6 a.m. to noon tomorrow in the fellowship hall of Calvary United Methodist Church.
The menu includes pancakes, eggs cooked to order, sausage and beverages.
The cost is $4, $2 for children ages 6 to 12. Proceeds will benefit the Vauk/Ruth scholarship fund.
The church is at 403 S. Main St., Mount Airy.
Lasagna dinner today at St. Paul's Church
St. Paul's Episcopal Church will hold its annual lasagna dinner from 5:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. today in the church hall.
The menu will include lasagna, salad, bread, dessert and beverages. The cost is a donation to the church. Carryout will be available.
The church is at 16457 Old Frederick Road in Poplar Springs, south of Mount Airy.
Ham and oyster platters to highlight church bazaar
Taylorsville United Methodist Church will hold its annual Christmas bazaar and luncheon from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. tomorrow at the church.
Crafts, wreaths, homemade baked goods, pickles, jellies, live music, hayrides, a train garden and a silent auction will be featured. Children can visit with Santa Claus and shop in a store just for them.
A highlight of the bazaar will be ham and oyster platters sold at lunch. Oyster platters are $8.50 and ham platters are $7. Sandwiches, homemade soup and pies will be sold.
The church is at 4356 Ridge Road (Route 27), south of Liberty Road. Information: 410-875-4101.
Santa will greet kids at breakfast in Winfield
Winfield Community Volunteer Fire Department will hold its annual Santa Claus breakfast from 7 a.m. to noon Sunday in the fire hall.
The menu will include a buffet of scrambled eggs, pancakes, fried potatoes, sausage, gravy, hominy, pudding, biscuits and beverages.
The cost is $5, $2.50 for children younger than age 12.
Santa Claus will greet children. Parents can take pictures.
The firehouse is at 1320 W. Old Liberty Road. Information: 410- 875-4107.
Holiday blood drive scheduled in Mount Airy
Mount Airy Chiropractic Center will hold a holiday blood drive from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Nov. 23 at its office.
The Red Cross Bloodmobile will be at 602 Center St., Suite 109. Those giving blood will receive a T-shirt.
Anyone who donated blood in September at Mount Airy Carnival Grounds is eligible to donate again.
Appointments are recommended, but walk-ins are welcome. Appointments: the chiropractic office, 301-829-1717.
Story times, alphabet train on the agenda at library
The Mount Airy library branch, 705 Ridge Ave., offers a variety of programs.
"Year-round Story Time" for all ages (age 3 and younger must be with an adult) will feature "Rainbow of Color" at 11 a.m. today and "A Walk in the Woods" at 10 a.m. and 11 a.m. Tuesday and at 11 a.m. Nov. 23.
"Especially for Homeschooler's Story Time - Sign Language Fun" for ages 4 to 6 will be held at 1:30 p.m. Monday.
"All Aboard the Alphabet Train: X-cellent!" for all ages (children age 3 and younger with an adult) will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday.
Mount Airy Book Club for adults will meet at 7 p.m. Tuesday to discuss This Side of Peace by Hanan Ashrawi.
Youth attends program on leadership development
Anthony Cimino of Mount Airy recently attended the National Young Leaders Conference in Washington.
The conference is a leadership development program for high school students who have demonstrated leadership potential and scholastic merit.
The theme was "The Leaders of Tomorrow Meeting the Leaders of Today." Students met with leaders and newsmakers from the three branches of the federal government, media and diplomatic corps.
Students also participated in leadership building activities and mock situations where they were the president and Cabinet members, and in judicial simulations.
Cash bingo: Beth Shalom of Carroll County will hold its annual fall cash bingo night at 7:30 tomorrow at the synagogue, 2020 Liberty Road, Taylorsville. Tickets are $10 in advance and $15 at the door. Food will be sold. Information: 410-549-0678 or 410-875-2800.