Out and About 1/22

January 22, 1999

Insyderz Concert

Christian recording artists, California ska band Insyderz with special guest Deluxetone Rocket swing band. Also, from Messiah College, Last Tuesday will perform. Chambersburg Area Senior High School, Chambersburg, Pa. Saturday. Doors open at 6:30 p.m.; concert at 7:30 p.m. $10. 1-717-530-8208.

The Trains of Christmas

New O-gauge Christmas garden featuring steam and diesel passenger and freight trains in a snow scene. Hagerstown Roundhouse Museum, 300 S. Burhans Blvd., Hagerstown. Saturday and Sunday, 1 to 5 p.m. $3 for adults, 50 cents for children younger than 13. 301-739-4665.

Car Show

Local dealerships have the 1999 models on display. Valley Mall, Halfway Boulevard, Hagerstown. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Sunday, noon to 6 p.m. 301-582-0701.


Winter Festival of the Waters

A Spa Feast with free samples and demonstrations in therapeutic massage and facials, aromatherapy, acupressure, sports massage and healthy exercise. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Ice House, corner of Independence and Mercer Street, Berkeley Springs, W.Va. Also Poetry Feast at Coolfont Resort and activities at other Berkeley Springs businesses. 1-800-447-8797 or 1-304-258-9147.

Run for Fun

Run/walk with a ranger along the towpath and learn something about the canal. Williamsport Visitor Center, Williamsport, Md. Saturday, 4 p.m. 1-301-582-0813.

Historic Hancock

Learn about the C&O Canal and the town of Hancock. Hancock Visitor Center, Hancock, Md. Saturday, 11 a.m. 1-301-678-5463.

Gun Show

Appalachian Trail Arms Collectors will sponsor a gun show. Volunteer Fire Department/Community Center, U.S. 340 and Landers Road, Jefferson, Md. Saturday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Sunday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. $4.

"Best Little Whorehouse in Texas"

An adult comedy directed and choreographed by Kelly Jenkins. Cecilia Parker of Mercersburg plays Miss Mona and Don Wiswell of Hagerstown plays Sheriff Todd. Washington County Playhouse, 44 N. Potomac St., Hagerstown. Friday and Saturday, doors open at 6 p.m. with show at 7:30 p.m. Selected Sunday matinees, doors open at 1 p.m., show at 2:30 p.m. Adults $25, seniors and students $20. 1-301-739-7469 for reservations.


A musical about wild and wonderful Auntie Mame and an orphan nephew, who comes to live with her. Way Off Broadway Dinner Theater, Willowtree Plaza, U.S. 40 West, Frederick, Md. Doors open Friday and Saturday at 6 p.m., Sunday at 12:30 p.m. Adults $28, seniors and students $25, children $15. 1-301-662-6600.


Storyteller Benjamin Bagby accompanies himself on a six-stringed lyre as he conjures up tales of monsters and heroes in the original Anglo-Saxon language. Shepherd College, Frank Center Theater, Shepherdstown, W.Va. Friday at 8 p.m. $5 students, $7 senior citizens and Shepherd faculty and staff, $10 adults. 1-304-876-5497.

"The Reluctant Dragon"

Children's full-size puppet show. Saturday, 3 p.m. $5.50 and $10.50. The Maryland Theatre, 21 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown. 1-301-790-2000.

Cross-Country Ski Seminars

Cross-country ski enthusiasts are invited to survey the latest in ski equipment, clothing and techniques. Catoctin Mountain Park Visitor Center, Md. 77, three miles west of Thurmont, Md. Sunday, 1:30 p.m. Free. Advance registration required. 1-301-663-9388.

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