Mt. Zion church to hold craft fair Saturday
Mt. Zion United Methodist Church in the Laurel Grove community of Mechanicsville will have on Sunday, Nov. 10, from 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. They will have crafters, vendors, door prizes, delicious food and a bake sale. All proceeds will benefit the church and its missions. Sponsored by Sarah Circle and the United Methodist Women.
Trinity Church in St. Mary’s City will be holding its on Saturday, Nov. 10, from noon to 5 p.m. at the parish hall. On the menu will be stuffed ham, fried oysters, spiced steamed shrimp and their famous fried chicken. Served family style or as drive through. The price is $30 for adults and $12 for children ages 6 to 12. For more information, call the church office at 301-862-4597, email email@example.com or visit trinitysmcmd.com.
The Ladies Auxiliary of the Hollywood Volunteer Fire Department is sponsoring its
on Sunday, Nov. 18, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. in the firehouse social hall. Admission and parking is free. The auxiliary will provide refreshments, and stuffed ham will be for sale by the pound. There will be a bake table and a raffle for a $300 Visa gift card. For more, visit www.hvfd7.com.
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There will be
on Friday, Nov. 16, at 6 p.m. The preview opens at 4 p.m. at the church in Mechanicsville. There will be a live auction, silent auction, bake table, raffles (including for a mower, grill and kid’s electric vehicle), food table and lots of excitement. They will also have quilts, furniture, antiques, gift sets, memorabilia and more. The auctioneer will be A.J. Bussler. For more information, contact Annette Wood at 301481-3813, Georgia Russell at 301-904-3807 or the rectory at 301-884-3123.
A very happy birthday to
of Chaptico, who celebrated her big day on Nov. 4. I hope you had a wonderful day, and I wish you many more.
St. Francis Xavier Church in Compton will be holding its
on Saturday, Nov. 17, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the parish hall. The bazaar will feature handmade arts and crafts, a raffle for a basket of cheer, a raffle for a hand-stitched quilt and a bake sale. A cafe-style lunch will be offered, which includes stuffed ham, chicken salad sandwiches and more.
Mother Catherine Academy will be holding its
on Saturday, Nov. 17. Doors open at 4:30 p.m., early birds are at 6:30 p.m. and regular games start at 7 p.m. Everyone will receive a light-up pen and a $10 gift certificate for the next bingo or food purchase. Reservations are now being accepted; cost is $20 to reserve a seat. Prizes top out at $1,000 for winner-take-all. For more information, call 240-538-5244.
There will be
on Nov. 18 at the Ridge firehouse. Doors open at noon and bingo will begin at 1 p.m. The price is $15 (one booklet per child) for ages 5 to 14. All prizes will be $25 gift cards to kid-friendly stores. They will also have special games for $1 and boys and girls themed raffles. Children must be accompanied by an adult. There will be hot dogs, fries, nachos, chips, drinks and desserts for sale. All proceeds will benefit the Ridge Volunteer Fire Department Auxiliary.
has extended the deadline to apply for assistance during next spring’s home renovation blitz. Homeowners can now apply through Dec. 1 for the 29th annual Neighbor Helping Neighbor day, which is scheduled for next year on April 27. Applications can be picked up at local libraries and senior centers, or found on the website www. christmasinaprilsmc.org. For more, call 301-884-2905.
is now selling tickets for its EZ Money Raffle. Tickets are three for $25 or $10 per ticket. The drawing will be held on Dec. 18 at 8 p.m. (the winner does not have to be present). The grand prize is $2,500, first prize is $500 and second prize is $250. There will also be four bonus prizes of $125 each. For tickets or more information, call 301-994-0404 or 240-2985014 or email lfsezmoney@ gmail.com. All proceeds will benefit the school.
Fitzgerald Auto Mall in Lexington Park is
so you can drop off new, unwrapped toys from now through Dec. 12. Your donation for this great cause would be deeply appreciated.
Finally, I would like to wish all of our veterans a happy
and say thank you for serving our country.
Continue sending signed news by addressing it to Audrey Ridgell, P.O. Box 457, Leonardtown, MD 20650. Thank you for your news, and do have a good week. Bye bye, for now.