Tome Memorial UM hosts revival next week

August 08, 2012

Get ready for the Port Christian Church Tent Revival, sponsored by Tome Memorial United Methodist Church, 100 N. Main St, from Aug. 12 through 18 at 7 p.m. each evening. Look for the tent in between the church, Nesbitt Hall, and the Paw Paw Museum and enjoy nightly fellowship with your neighbors.

My boss, Dr. Leticia Galvez, just notified her patients that she will be retiring at the end of the month. Dr. Galvez has served those in Harford and Cecil County for 32 years at her office at 625 S. Union Ave., Havre de Grace. Her career actually started 40 years ago at Harford Memorial Hospital, then as a partner of Dr. Dante Monakil, and finally moving to her own office in 1980. Best wishes on your retirement, Dr. Galvez!

The folks at Bethel AME Church, 196 N. Main St., distributed fresh produce to the community on Thursday, Aug. 9 from 11 a.m. until 1 p.m. in the parking lot across from the church. They plan to distribute produce on the second Thursday of each month at the same location. The next date will be Thursday, Sept. 13.

Much sympathy is extended to the family and friends of Gladys C. Sentman of Havre de Grace, who died at home on Monday, July 30. Special condolences to daughters Millicent and JoAnn and their families.

And sorry to read of the death of Rhonda Burlin Thomas of Perryville, who passed away last week.

Chuck Helm, formerly of Colony Acres, enjoyed birthday greetings on Aug. 4. Brian Caffrey added a year to his age on Aug. 6.

Congratulations to Charlie and Sharon Kennedy, Havre de Grace, as they celebrated their wedding anniversary on Aug. 6.

Many happy returns of the day go out to Phyllis Krick of Port, as she celebrated on Aug. 7, while another Phyllis – Phyllis Hopkins of Perryville - celebrated her big day Aug. 9.

Catherine Creswell, Burlin Road, celebrated her birthday Aug. 10.

A Basket and Bag Bingo will be held at the Port Deposit VFW Post 8185, 520 Susquehanna River Road, on Saturday, Aug. 18. The doors will open at 5:30 p.m. and the games will begin at 7 p.m. Tickets will cost $12 per person and extra packs can be purchased for $5 each. Homemade desserts and other refreshments will be available. All prizes will be Longaberger or Vera Bradley items. Proceeds will benefit the Port Deposit Heritage Corp. for their preservation, restoration and education projects. Call Anne, 410-378-3338, for information or reservations.

The Port Deposit Food and Wine Festival is scheduled for Saturday, Sept. 8 at Marina Park at the end of South Main Street. The gates will open at 11 a.m. and the fun begins at noon and continues until 7 p.m. A variety of wines will be available and food pairings will be offered by Laurrapin Grille. Several vendors and bands are scheduled and the event is kid friendly with a playground and kids activities. General admission tickets are on sale now for $18.12 and a "Designated Driver" ticket sells for $l0.00. Go to for information, directions, or to buy your tickets.

The 24th Annual Children's Arts Festival will be held at the Millard E. Tydings Park in Havre de Grace on Sept. 8 from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Admission is free but children must be accompanied by an adult. Open to the public. No rain location. For more information call 410-939-0023.

The Paw Paw Museum opens on the second and fourth Sunday of each month from May through October from 1 to 5 p.m. Stop by on one of those Sundays.

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