There never seem to be enough hours in the day to accomplish everything, especially in the fall. Car pooling, weekend sports events and outdoor chores seem to fill the calendar. If you're looking for a good reason to put off some of your more mundane jobs, check out one of the events in our area.
From 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. today, Magothy United Methodist Church, 3703 Mountain Road, will hold a family coffeehouse in its fellowship hall. Performers include Ashly Margenhalter, Tim Darragh, Joyful Noise, and One Spirit.
Admission is free. Refreshments will be available. A quiet games area will be open for children.
For more information, call the church at 255-2420.
Galilee Lutheran Church will hold its annual harvest bazaar from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. tomorrow on the church grounds, 4652 Mountain Road.
There will be a greenery shop selling apples, plants and pumpkins, a bake table and a huge "junktique" featuring used treasures.
An 11 a.m. auction will offer a wide array of donated services and crafts. For the youngsters, there will be face painting and pony rides.
Hungry shoppers can dine on homemade soups, hot dogs, barbecue on a roll, or chicken hot from the grill.
Proceeds will benefit the missions fund and various needs of the church and Sunday school.
For more details, call the church at 255-8236.
The Ladies Auxiliary of Orchard Beach Volunteer Fire Company will have its monthly dinner bingo Sunday at the fire hall on Solley Road.
Doors open at 11 a.m. Early bird games start at 11:30 a.m. A dinner platter, featuring baked chicken, corn and coleslaw will be served at 12:30 p.m. Regular games will begin at 1:30 p.m.
Tickets are $20 and will be available at the door.
Proceeds will benefit the fire engine fund.
For tickets or more details, call Charles Ingram at 255-7464 or Janet Aro at 255-6744.
Stoney Creek Democratic Club will hold its monthly party from 2 p.m. to 6 p.m. Sunday at its Fort Smallwood Road clubhouse.
Admission is $7 per person and includes a delicious hot platter, beer, sodas and setups. Al Baitch will provide dancing music.
For more details, call 255-4611.
The Pasadena Sportfishing Group will hold its monthly meeting at 7:30 p.m. Monday at Orchard Beach fire hall on Solley Road.
The evening's guest speaker will be Richard Novotny, executive director of the Maryland Saltwater Sportfishing Association and skipper of O Thank Heaven. He will offer tips and techniques for landing rockfish.
Orchard Beach volunteers will be selling food and refreshments before and during the meeting. This month's dinner special is a hot turkey platter. A 50/50 raffle, door prize raffle and auction are also on the agenda.
Reservations will be taken for the PSG's Nov. 16 bus trip to Potomac Mills Mall. Tickets are $15.
PSG membership is free and open to the fishing public.
@4 For more details, call George Bentz at 255-3678.