Rally for the troopsOn Sunday, a rally...


Rally for the troops

On Sunday, a rally to support troops serving in the Persian Gulf will be held from noon to 3 p.m. in Veterans Park on Dundalk Avenue.

Representative Helen Delich Bentley, R-2nd, will be the guest speaker as well as Representative Duncan Hunter, R-Calif., of the Armed Services Committee.

Kristi Gordon and Friends will sing "Santa, Can You Bring My Daddy Home." There will also be a banner to sign to be sent to the troops in the gulf.

Food and patriotic items will be available for sale. The proceeds of the event will be given to the local VFW to help family members of those serving in the gulf.

For more information, call Judi Kotula 288-3375, Bill Batton 288-5650, Jackie Madison 477-8418 or Mary Pyles 633-3832.

Support group workshop

Leaders of volunteer support groups for Maryland families with members returning home from the Desert Storm operation or still serving in the Persian Gulf are invited to attend a free training session from 6:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. April 3. The workshop is offered by Family and Children's Services of Central Maryland and WMAR-TV (Channel 2).

For more details or to register for the workshop, call 669-9000 during business hours.

Send listings of events related to the Persian Gulf to: Gulf Events, Features Dept., The Sun, 501 N. Calvert St., Baltimore 21278; or fax it to (301) 782-2519.


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