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By Vicki Wellford and Vicki Wellford,Special to The Sun | October 31, 1995
THE UNITED METHODIST WOMEN of Nichols Bethel United Methodist Church will hold a Fall Craft Bazaar from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Nov. 18 at the church on Route 175. Tables can be rented for $10.Donations of handmade items and baked goods are needed. Information: (410) 674-2272.The United Methodist Men will sell grilled barbecue chicken dinners from 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Dinners include half a chicken, baked beans and cole slaw for $5. Tickets may be purchased in advance or at the door.Teen NightThe Odenton/Fort Meade Women's Aglow is inviting parents to bring their teens to the annual Teen Night at 6:30 p.m. Friday.
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November 2, 2011
The United Methodist Women of First United Methodist Church of Laurel will hold their annual ham luncheon Thursday, Nov. 10 from 11 a.m.-2 p.m. in the church Fellowship Hall, 424 Main St. Menu includes ham, green beans, homemade potato salad, apple sauce, rolls, desserts, coffee and tea. Tickets are $7. To purchase tickets in advance, call Lois Hamilton, 301-498-9736 or the church office, 301-725-3093. Tickets will also be sold at the door, and carryout will be available.
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By VICKI WELLFORD | April 11, 1995
The United Methodist Women of Nichols-Bethel United Methodist Church is having its annual Easter bake sale from 9 a.m. until 2 p.m. Saturday.You will find tables of homemade baked goods on a table in front of the CVS at Odenton Shopping Center.Group members are looking for donations of baked goods, candies and crafts to supplement their offerings. In conjunction with the bake sale, the women will be taking orders for a variety of homemade chocolate Easter eggs.Eggs will come in peanut butter, coconut cream and fruit and nut varieties and will cost 50 cents each.
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By Frank D. Roylance and Frank D. Roylance,frank.roylance@baltsun.com | October 20, 2008
Two women blocked from ordination as United Methodist ministers because one is a married lesbian and the other disagrees with church rules on gay rights received "extraordinary ordination" in Baltimore yesterday. Organizers said it was the first such action by dissenters hoping to change Methodist policies toward gays. Neither woman will be eligible for assignments to lead Methodist churches under existing policies, but they both believe their new credentials will make them eligible for other jobs within the church, or as ministers in other denominations.
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May 2, 2008
On April 30, 2008, Margaret Irene Reynolds Friends may call at the family owned Ruck Towson Funeral Home, Inc., 1050 York Rd. (beltway exit 26), on Friday from 2-4 and 6-8 P.M., where a funeral service will be held on Saturday at 9:00 A.M. Interment Dulaney Valley Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, memorable contributions may be made to United Methodist Women, St. John's United Methodist Church, 216 W. Seminary Ave., Lutherville, MD 21093.
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May 21, 2005
On May 17, 2005, VELMA TRESS, 92, of Bradenton, FL. Beloved wife of Matthew J. Tress, Florida. Baltimore area resident for 34 years until 1981. Former President of Baltimore UMC Women of the North District and member of Baltimore Conference United Methodist Women. Graveside Service at 10 AM on Tuesday, May 24, 2005 in Green Mount Cemetery, West Chester. A Memorial Service will be held 2 PM Tuesday, May 24, 2005 at Trinity United Methodist Church. Memorial gifts may be made to Trinity United Methodist Chancel Choir, 3200 Manatee Ave West, Bradenton, FL 34205.
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July 4, 1991
Amelia Kolk Haile, a retired teacher who was active in church and history groups, died Friday of cancer at her home in Hydes.Mrs. Haile, who was 80, was a former president and for many years the librarian of the Baltimore County Historical Society and a member of the Maryland, Harford County, Carroll County, United Methodist and Lancaster Mennonite historical societies and of Historic Towson and Historic Hampton.In the United Methodist Church, she served on the Baltimore Conference Nominating Committee and was a former president of the North District Auxiliary Board of Child Care and of the Board of the Park Avenue Lodge, a home for young women sponsored by the United Methodist Women.
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August 30, 1996
Rosh Hashana prayers, tunes are program's topic"The Melody and the Meaning" is the title of the opening program of the "Pardes -- Enter the Orchard of Jewish Wisdom" series at Randallstown Synagogue, 8729 Church Lane, which begins at 10 p.m. Sept. 7.Cantor Nossi Gross will discuss and demonstrate the connection between the themes of the Rosh Hashana prayers and the "nusach," the traditional tunes. The goal is to combine an understanding of the contents of popular prayers with an appreciation of the musical chant.
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November 29, 2004
On November 26, 2004, MARY "Molly" THOMPSON (nee Buckingham); beloved wife of Reverend Doctor Richard D. Thompson, Sr.; devoted mother of Richard D. Thompson, Jr. and his wife Ann N. Thompson and Phyllis L. Thompson; loving grandmother of Richard D. Thompson, III, Matthew R. Thompson and fiancee Shannon Cunningham; dear sister of Imilda B. Simek, of Barrington, IL, Phyllis B. Dulin, of Marco Island, FL and Harry F. Buckingham, Jr., of Lewisville, NC;...
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December 22, 1991
Name: Barbara Jean DixonHonored by The Carroll County Sun for: Being voted chairman of the Carroll County Planning CommissionAge: 45Residence; hometown: Mount AiryEducation: Glenelg High School, Howard CountyFamily: Husband: Carl, 47, employed as an electrician with the Montgomery County School Board; son: Michael,25, a self-employed electrician in Mount Airy; daughter: Jennifer, 20, currently a junior at Hood CollegePlace of worship: Howard Chapel United...
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May 2, 2008
On April 30, 2008, Margaret Irene Reynolds Friends may call at the family owned Ruck Towson Funeral Home, Inc., 1050 York Rd. (beltway exit 26), on Friday from 2-4 and 6-8 P.M., where a funeral service will be held on Saturday at 9:00 A.M. Interment Dulaney Valley Memorial Gardens. In lieu of flowers, memorable contributions may be made to United Methodist Women, St. John's United Methodist Church, 216 W. Seminary Ave., Lutherville, MD 21093.
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September 14, 2007
Harvest Festival to be held tomorrow Wesley Grove United Methodist Church, 1320 Dorsey Road, Hanover, will hold its 27th annual harvest festival and flea market from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. tomorrow. The event will have food, crafts, vendors, baked goods, plants and produce. Vendors and crafters are needed. Information: 410-761-9119. St. Andrew's United to hold yard sale St. Andrew's United Methodist Church, 4 Wallace Manor Road, Edgewater, will hold its weekly yard sale from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. tomorrow.
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May 21, 2005
On May 17, 2005, VELMA TRESS, 92, of Bradenton, FL. Beloved wife of Matthew J. Tress, Florida. Baltimore area resident for 34 years until 1981. Former President of Baltimore UMC Women of the North District and member of Baltimore Conference United Methodist Women. Graveside Service at 10 AM on Tuesday, May 24, 2005 in Green Mount Cemetery, West Chester. A Memorial Service will be held 2 PM Tuesday, May 24, 2005 at Trinity United Methodist Church. Memorial gifts may be made to Trinity United Methodist Chancel Choir, 3200 Manatee Ave West, Bradenton, FL 34205.
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November 29, 2004
On November 26, 2004, MARY "Molly" THOMPSON (nee Buckingham); beloved wife of Reverend Doctor Richard D. Thompson, Sr.; devoted mother of Richard D. Thompson, Jr. and his wife Ann N. Thompson and Phyllis L. Thompson; loving grandmother of Richard D. Thompson, III, Matthew R. Thompson and fiancee Shannon Cunningham; dear sister of Imilda B. Simek, of Barrington, IL, Phyllis B. Dulin, of Marco Island, FL and Harry F. Buckingham, Jr., of Lewisville, NC;...
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By Peg Adamarczyk and Peg Adamarczyk,SPECIAL TO THE SUN | November 10, 2000
THE CLOCK IS ticking for members of the Northeast High School Dionysus Club. It is seven days until opening night for the drama group's latest production, Agatha Christie's "The Mousetrap." Young actors are hard at work fine tuning lines and gestures, subtly bringing their characters to life. Other drama club members are busy behind the scenes, creating backdrops and props, getting ready to transform the Pasadena school stage into the snowbound Berkshire hotel where the murder mystery unfolds.
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By Donna Abel and Donna Abel,SPECIAL TO THE SUN | November 20, 1998
THE UNITED Methodist Women of Calvary Church will hold a Holiday Craft Show from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday.Ushering in the holiday season will be displays featuring handmade crafts, jewelry, cookbooks, and many types of holiday gift items for sale.The event will feature baked goods, homemade lunches, a silent auction, and a Victorian tea room reminiscent of holidays of old.Children can have photographs taken with Santa, buy gifts for their teachers, have their faces painted and make treasures in a craft room.
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September 14, 2007
Harvest Festival to be held tomorrow Wesley Grove United Methodist Church, 1320 Dorsey Road, Hanover, will hold its 27th annual harvest festival and flea market from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. tomorrow. The event will have food, crafts, vendors, baked goods, plants and produce. Vendors and crafters are needed. Information: 410-761-9119. St. Andrew's United to hold yard sale St. Andrew's United Methodist Church, 4 Wallace Manor Road, Edgewater, will hold its weekly yard sale from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. tomorrow.
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By Christy Kruhm and Christy Kruhm,SPECIAL TO THE SUN | November 8, 1996
FOR THE FIRST time, dinner theater has come to downtown Mount Airy. Mount Airy Players will perform two one-act dramas at Firehouse Pub & Grill Saturday evening and Nov. 16.A nonprofit community theater, the players will present "The Happy Journey" by Thornton Wilder and "Xingu," Thomas Seller's adaptation of a short story by Edith Wharton.Directing the performances is MaryAnn Hays, assisted by Carol Serna. The cast numbers 13 members, many of whom are from the South Carroll area.The parts of Ma and Pa in "The Happy Journey" are played by Mount Airy residents Kathy Biancaniello and Duncan Wright.
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By Ed McDonough and Ed McDonough,SPECIAL TO THE SUN | December 11, 1997
WHO BETTER TO help organize a house tour in a quaint old town than the local heritage committee?That's the theory in Union Bridge, where the town's heritage committee is joining Union Bridge United Methodist Church Women to sponsor a tour of nine houses and three churches Saturday.The tour runs from 2 p.m. to 8 p.m., with the start at the Methodist church at 7 S. Main St. The United Methodist women's group will serve meals from 1 p.m. to 8 p.m.Cost is $5. Booklets with descriptions of the houses and churches and a map will be included.
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By Christy Kruhm and Christy Kruhm,SPECIAL TO THE SUN | November 8, 1996
FOR THE FIRST time, dinner theater has come to downtown Mount Airy. Mount Airy Players will perform two one-act dramas at Firehouse Pub & Grill Saturday evening and Nov. 16.A nonprofit community theater, the players will present "The Happy Journey" by Thornton Wilder and "Xingu," Thomas Seller's adaptation of a short story by Edith Wharton.Directing the performances is MaryAnn Hays, assisted by Carol Serna. The cast numbers 13 members, many of whom are from the South Carroll area.The parts of Ma and Pa in "The Happy Journey" are played by Mount Airy residents Kathy Biancaniello and Duncan Wright.
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