Breakfast is served – The All You Can Eat Buffet Breakfast at Harmony Lodge is this Saturday starting at 7 and running until 10 a.m. Located at 1510 Tome Highway, cost is $7 for adults and $3 for children. Proceeds benefit scholarship fund.
A St. Valentine's Dance featuring DJ Batman is also this Saturday, Feb. 9, at the Perryville Fire Company, 920 Principio Furnace Road. Join the Party with the tri-state area's most popular DJ, who is famous for the "Booze Cruise" and the wildest dance parties permitted by law. Doors open at 7 p.m., and the dance runs from 8 to midnight. No BYOB and must be 21 years of age with ID. For tickets and information, contact Charlie Gardner at 443-350-0872.
The Washington College Alumni are holding their annual "Toast to George" in honor of college founder, George Washington's birthday. It is being held at the Laurapin Grill in Havre de Grace on Saturday, Feb. 23 from 4-6 p.m. All are welcome to attend. Complimentary hors d'oeuvres and cash bar. Please RSVP to or firstname.lastname@example.org
Vendors are wanted for a Good Shepherd Catholic School indoor flea market to be held this Saturday Feb. 9 from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Admission is free and there will be food and drinks available for purchase. For more information, please call Katie at 410-802-4302 or send an email to email@example.com.
On Monday, Feb. 11, at the Afternoon Academy held at the Perryville Library there will be stories and activities for homeschoolers and other children in non-traditional school settings at 1:30 p.m. Activities may include stories, science and craft activities. Best for grades kindergarten to second grade. To register call 410-996-6070.
Also at the Perryville Library will be Pajama Story Tie on Monday at 6:30 p.m. Join them for a relaxing evening of stories, songs and a craft while wearing your PJ's; best suited for kids ages 5 – 11. To register, please call 410-996-6070.
A soup and pie sale will be held at Hopewell United Methodist Church on Saturday, March 2. The time is 10 – 1.
Please note that the Perryville United Methodist Church has canceled its chicken pot pie sale until further notice.
"9 to 5" is playing at the Milburn Stone Theatre on the campus of Cecil College this Friday and Saturday evenings at 8 p.m. and Sunday at 3 p.m.
Help us Help the Community (FISH): bring a non-perishable food item for a chance on a special drawing. Needed items are pancake mix, pancake syrup, baked beans, jelly, canned pasta meals, soups and spaghetti sauce.
A Basket and Vera Bradley and Pandora Bingo will be held on Friday Feb. 15 at the American Legion Bernard L. Tobin Post 128 at 44 N. Parke Street in Aberdeen. This event is sponsored by the Aberdeen High School Prom Committee. Doors open at 6 p.m. with an early bird at 6:45. Bingo begins at 7 p.m. Tickets available by calling Brenda Conjour at 410-273-7332. Food and drinks available for sale. Bring a canned good and /or non-perishable food items for bonus prize ticket.
Upcoming Perryville High School sporting events:
Boy's basketball: Feb. 8 at Joppatowne at 6:45; Feb. 12 at home against Harford Tech at 7; Feb. 15 at Rising Sun at 7 p.m.
Girls basketball: Feb. 11 at home against North East at 7 p.m.; Feb. 14 at Joppatowne at 6:45 p.m.;
Happy 20th birthday to my nephew, Jeffrey Barton, who celebrated on Feb. 3.
Patti Snell had a Feb. 2 birthday – Happy Birthday belated.
Florence Horsey is sent wishes for a very happy Feb. 19th birthday.
Sam Bowen enjoyed his birthday on Feb. 1.
Happy Birthday wishes to Bobbi Baldwin, who will celebrate on Feb. 9.
Happy Feb. 7 birthdays to Harvey Lehman and Barb Dickson.
Carol Zeller is sent belated Feb. 3 birthday wishes.
Sandy Brooks and June Gangel are wished a very happy Feb. 9 birthdays.
Happy first birthday to Natalie Catherine Creswell on her Feb. 8 birthday. She is the daughter of Stephen and Delcina Creswell and baby sister to little Stephen.
Jeremy Wilson will celebrate his birthday on Feb. 12 – Happy birthday from the Southall family.
Happy Feb. 10 birthday to Libby Coleman.
St. Valentine's Day birthdays will be celebrated by Dot Loughlin, Mary McLhinney and Diane Martin.
Happy belated Jan. 28 anniversary to our cousins Nancy and Rick Kosko.
Steve and Jackie Russell celebrated their 40th wedding anniversary on Feb. 3.
Bill and Janet Carter celebrated their wedding anniversary on Feb 4. Janet was the former Janet Sprankle.
Condolences are extended to the Turner family on the loss of their matriarch, Louella Turner.
Get well wishes and thinking of you wishes go to Doris Hess, Meryl McLaughlin, Doris and Ralph Speakman, Betty McFadden, Mike Caldwell, Jim Fayer, June Yale, Tom and Sue McLaughlin, Bo Sincliar, Georgia Gransky, Helen Wood Bagley, Frances Riale, Marianne Pryer, Gail Ashby, Joann Wilson, Herb Southall, Bonnie Donoho, Peggy Scholl, Wilbur Scholl, Corine Yeagle, June Peddicord, Harriett Schmick, Arthur Holley, Gertrude Fassell, David and Mary Lake, Dona and Andy Larkins, Barbara Lucas, Bonnie Wagner, Carolyn Kulp, Brenda Aliff, Joan Elliott, Cheryl Simms, Ann Hillsman, Elbert Swiney, Ray Trott, Aileen Squires, Maynard Geisler, Glenn Haynes, Jean Oliver-Haynes, Bonnie Plickta, Jim Penley, Randi Jenkins, Cindi Labant, Jimmy Glatts, Walt Clifford, Adam Zeller, Jake Bauer, Sheila Funk, Lois Wright, Sandy Brooks, Glenn Beichler, Janet Wirtenan and Pastor Neale Wirtenan, Gisela Knapp, Kit Harris, Sharon Todd, Margaret Gosweiler, Cleo Ward and June Gangel.
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