Hot off the grill on Saturday is the Havre de Grace Chapter 27 Order of the Eastern Star Flapjack Breakfast, served from 8 to 10 a.m. at Applebee's, 991 Beards Hill Road, Aberdeen. Cost is $7 per person and $3 for children. Call Diane Smith, 410-939-2754, for tickets. Or stop by – there is always room at the table.
Mark your calendars to visit the Perryville Farmer's Market every Friday from 3 to 7 p.m. The Farmer's Market is at Broad Street and Roundhouse Drive.
All aboard the Perryville Railroad Museum in the MARC train station. The museum is open on Sundays from noon to 4 p.m. Admission is free. They have a working HO model layout of the Perryville WYE, numerous railroad artifacts on display, railroad history literature available and a photo gallery of the Pensy, B&O Railroad and other historical pictures. Come on down a see them. All aboard.
Now that summer is almost over Harmony Lodge 53 AF & AM will start with their monthly all-you-can-eat breakfasts. The first will be held on Saturday, Sept. 14 from 7 to 10 a.m. The breakfast is held at the Lodge on Tome Highway in Port Deposit.
There will be music and dancing at the Susquehanna Post 135 in Perryville at 300 Cherry St. from 8:30 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. Free admission. Call 4710-642-2771 for more details.
A re-opening ceremony was held this past week for the Bainbridge Museum's new location at the corner of South Main Street and Jacob Tome Highway in Port Deposit.
Best wishes to Pastor Lisa Watson-Hill as she travels to her new call at St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Terryville, Conn.
Congratulations to David Holley a Pat Patron of Roelma Chapter 113 Order of the Eastern Star in Maryland on his election as Grand Sentinel for the Grand Chapter of Delaware Order of the Eastern Star.
Birthday wishes are extended to Louise Fagan, who celebrates her birthday on Aug. 24.
Lee Turner is sent birthday wishes for his Aug. 24 birthday.
Bill and Josh Fuentes send birthday wishes to wife and mother, Eva, respectively, on her Aug. 25 birthday.
Happy Aug. 26 birthday to Margarete Eichhammer.
Ed Illick celebrates his birthday Aug. 29.
Walt Clifford is sent happy birthday wishes on his Aug. 30 birthday. Also wishes from the congregation of St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Aberdeen, where he is a faithful servant.
Happy anniversary to Walt and Mary Mitchell who celebrate Aug. 29.
Happy Aug. 27 birthday to Wendy Brown.
Stephen Lee Creswell III will celebrate his birthday this week. Lots of love and kisses from Mom, Dad and Delcina, Stephen and Natalie.
Marla Davis will celebrate her birthday Aug. 29.
Susie Passwaters is wished a very happy Aug. 29 birthday from her sisters and brothers of Havre de Grace Chapter 27 Order of the Eastern Star.
Stacey Duer and her twin sister, Dawn, are both wished a very happy Aug. 24 birthday.
Nelson Noble is sent birthday wishes for the congregation of St. Paul's Lutheran Church in Aberdeen. Nelson is a long-time member and a blessed servant of the Lord. His birthday is Aug. 31.
A belated birthday wish to Wendy Logan, who celebrated her birthday July 22.
Happy birthday to Jennifer Hill who celebrates her big day on Aug. 30.
Condolences are sent to the family of Beverly Leaf on her passing.
Get well wishes and thinking of you wishes go to Debbie Raynovich, David Holley, Cal McMillion, Cheryl Simms, Gladys Watsic, David Holley, Mildred Martin, Raymond Trott, Cliff Voris, Eleanor Kight, Sharon Pryer, Ken McNeeley, Frankie Garland, Doris Hess, Meryl McLaughlin, Ralph Speakman, Betty McFadden, Betty and Jim Fayer, Bo Sinclair, Georgia Gransky, Helen Wood Bagley, Frances Riale, Marianne and Tom Pryer, June Peddicord, Gertrude Fassell, Dona and Andy Larkins, Bonnie Wagner, Ethel Dill, Pastor Henry Schaefer, Terry Thurman, Leslie Dissek, Stephen Pyle, Vicki Snyder, Bobby Steward, Nancy Quinn, Adam Zeller, Sandy Brooks, Janet and Pastor Neale Wirtanen, Gisela Knapp, Kit Harris, Sharon Todd, Margaret Gosweiler, Wayne Erickson, Pauline Gosweiler, Ed Illick, Rosemary Ronning, June Gangel, Joe Pacifico, Dennis Bolen, Herb Southall, Mary Lou Southall, Bonnie Donoho and Peggy Scholl.
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