Canine games night

If your dog can sit or wag its tail, it can play “My Dog Can Do That” at the Peaceable Paws dog training facility, at 17816 Spielman Road in Fairplay.

Prizes will be awarded.

This month’s canine game night will be Friday, Jan. 25 at 7 p.m.

Training sessions for basic good manners (adult and puppy), puppy social, real life and dogs in motion start this week.

For more information, call 301-582-9420 or go to


Potpie dinner planned at Ruritan

District 12 Ruritan, at the corner of Manor Church and Breathedsville roads in Fairplay, will hold an all-you-can eat potpie dinner Saturday from noon to 4 p.m. 

The menu includes chicken and ham potpie, coleslaw or applesauce, dinner roll, tea or coffee. Desserts will be sold. Tickets cost $7 for adults and $3.50 for those younger than 12. 

For more information, call 301-582-1005.


Alexander to speak at Lions Club meeting

Potomac Edison representative Doug Alexander will be the guest speaker at the Sharpsburg Lions Club’s regular meeting Jan. 17.

The Sharpsburg Lions Club also will attend a cabinet meeting hosted by the Boonsboro Lions Club at the Benevola United Methodist Church Jan. 27.


Sharpsburg Library to hold Family Movie Night

The Sharpsburg Library, at 106 E. Main St., Sharpsburg, will hold a family movie night Thursday, Jan. 17 at 6:30 p.m. The popcorn will be free. Call 301-301-432-8825 or go to www.washco and select Sharpsburg to see the title of the film.


Master gardener course

If your green thumb is itching to try something new, join the Master Gardeners Program.