Be creative: Use duct tape at the library

July 05, 2002

The Glenwood library, 2350 Route 97, Cooksville, will sponsor a program on using a versatile material - duct tape - to create a wallet and water-bottle holder from 7 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday. Registration is required.

"A Stitch in Time: The Wonderful World of Quilts," an overview of quilts and quilting with tips on how to evaluate quilts for collecting, will be held at 7 p.m. July 15. Rosemary Clark, owner of RC Dream Quilts and past president of the Baltimore Applique Society, will speak. Participants are invited to bring their projects for advice.

"Furniture Placement Solutions," a program on how to make rooms inviting, will be offered at 7 p.m. July 23.

"Untangling the Web," a 90-minute demonstration of techniques for navigating the Internet, using search engines and evaluating Web sites, will be held at 7 p.m. July 24.

Registration is required. Information: 40-313-5577.

"Campfire Tales," a family program of stories and songs for the campfire, will be offered at 11 a.m. July 13. Programs for young children - "Play Partners," "All Together Now," "Just for Me" and "3, 2, Fun!" - with games and stories, will run through Aug. 8.

Military

Enlists: Stephan S. Linton, son of Stephan W. Linton of Clarksville and Wonsook N. Stone of New York City, has joined the Army under the Delayed Entry Program. He has reported to Fort Benning, Columbus, Ga., for basic training. The program gives soldiers the opportunity to receive training in a career specialty and delay entering active duty for one year.

Birth

Sean Patrick: To Paul and Elizabeth Cavanaugh of Mount Airy on June 11.

Around town

Book club: The Glenwood library, will hold a meeting of its Contemporary Fiction Book Club at 7 p.m. Monday. The reading is Unlikely Spy by Daniel Silva. Registration is required. 410-313-5577.

Baby-sitting class: "Be a Super Baby Sitter," a program for youths ages 12 to 15 about safety, first-aid, and other baby-sitting skills, will be held from 2:30 p.m. to 4:30 p.m. Tuesday and July 16 at the Glenwood library. Registration is required. 410-313-5577.

Astronomy club: Celestial Searchers will hold its first "Celestial Searchers' Stellar Summer Extravaganza" on July 13 at the farm of Suzy Sullivan on Dorsey Mill Road in Glenwood. A barbecue, campfire, all-night camping (if desired), storytelling and stargazing are planned. Each family will be charged a nominal fee to offset the cost of food and beverages. Potluck side dishes and desserts are welcome. 410-531-6600.

Sports camps: Glenelg High School will offer Sports Booster camps this summer for fifth-, sixth-, seventh- and eighth-graders. Boys and girls soccer, cheerleading, softball, baseball, football, boys and girls basketball, field hockey, volleyball and girls lacrosse camps will be offered. The camps will be for one sport each week. The cost is $125 a session. Pat Thorne, 410-730-2729 or 410-313-5528.

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