The community wishes to extend sincere sympathies to the family and friends of Earl Smith. Earl, a resident of Harford County for quite some time, was also an active member of the Dublin United Methodist Church. Earl and his wife, Anita, moved to Knoxville, Va., several years ago.

The Darlington Apple Festival Meeting will be Tuesday, Sept. 11, at the Wilson Center at 7 p.m. Come join us with your fresh ideas and presents. Everyone is welcome to attend.

The Darlington Library will hold its next book sale on Saturday, from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Wreaths and flags are still available. Contact 410-457-4849 or janehowe@aol.com.

The Wilson Center Art Show will be held in the Grace Memorial Church Parish Hall in Darlington this weekend. The show begins today (Friday, Sept. 7) at 6:30 p.m. with a wine and cheese reception and live musical entertainment. The show will feature the work of artists from Harford, Cecil, Baltimore and York counties. Admission is free and all artwork will be available for sale. For further information call Nancy, 410-457-4767.


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A community yard sale is set Saturday, from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Darlington Fire Hall. Come out for lots of bargains.

The monthly all-you-can-eat breakfast is Sunday, 7:30 to 11:30 a.m. at the fire hall. For hall rental information, Sparky Birthday Parties or general membership information, please call DVFC@ 410-638-3760 or visit dwww.darlingtonvfc.org.

Darlington Volunteer Fire Company is looking for people interested in giving back to their community. Not interested in fire or EMS? Administrative members are needed to assist in many other capacities. See how you can help.

The Darlington Elementary School reunion once again will be held at the Darlington Fire Company Social Hall. The event is Saturday, Sept. 28 from noon to 4 p.m. with a buffet at 1 p.m. The cost is $19 per person which includes buffet with appetizer, drinks and dessert. Please bring any pictures you may have from the "olden" days. We will have a table available to display them. RSVP no later than Sept.13.

Mt. Vernon United Methodist Church is planning its second annual Fall Festival for Saturday, Oct. 13 from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. The public is invites to participate in the festival by coming and selling their wares. Organizers are looking for crafters, small retailers, flea market vendors and antiques vendors. Space will rent as follows: 10-by-20-foot, $15 and 20-by-20-foot for $20. Please contact Linda Evans, 410-937-5413, to reserve a space.

Mt. Vernon Church is at 1510 Deep Run Road in Whiteford, just a short left off Route 136.