Out and about for Friday 7/23

July 22, 1999


Presented by Robinwood Encore Players. Hagerstown Community College, Kepler Theater, 11140 Robinwood Drive, Hagerstown. Tonight and Saturday, 8 p.m.; Sunday, 2 p.m. $7. 301-790-2800, ext. 309, from 5 to 8 p.m.


Native American food, arts and crafts and storytelling. Gettysburg Game Park Zoo, Zoo Road, off Pa. 116, Fairfield, Pa. Saturday and Sunday, $5 for adults, $2 for children. 1-301-447-2871.

'Summer of Fire'

A living history with 1st Delaware Military Living History Organization exploring life in Harpers Ferry during the summer of 1864, the last summer of the Civil War. Harpers Ferry National Historical Park, Harpers Ferry, W.Va. Saturday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. 1-304-535-6298.


Lost Community

Learn the history of the area of Four Locks, once a thriving canal community. Meet at Four Locks boat ramp, near Fort Frederick, Big Pool, off Md. 56. Saturday, 11 a.m. Free. 301-582-0813.

Community Day

Free hot dogs, drinks, balloons, face painting and more. Fairplay Fire Co. will have a fire truck and safety trailer on display and will give demonstrations. Battlefield Bible Church, 7708 Sharpsburg Pike, Fairplay. Saturday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Free. 301-432-2570.

Pet Show

WovenHearts is hosting a day for people to honor their favorite pets. From 9 to 9:30 a.m., Pet Land will have demonstrations on small animals; from 10 to 10:45 a.m., Canine Cuts will discuss how to select a dog; from 11 to 11:45 a.m., Blue Ridge K-9 Training Center will demonstrate dog obedience and bite protection; from noon to 12:45 p.m., 4-H Seeing Eye Puppies will be available. There will be a dog parade, reduced-cost vaccinations and photos. WovenHearts, 745 Norland Ave., Chambersburg, Pa. 1-717-264-6000.

Wheaton Park Concert Series

Jamal Koram, one of the nation's leading storytellers, will be at the park. Wheaton Park, off North Street, Hagerstown. Sunday, 3 p.m. Free. Canceled if it rains. Bring a lawn chair. 301-791-3132.

Summer Concert Series

Big-Band-Era ballroom dance music by The Couriers Dance Band. Pen Mar Park, 14600 Pen Mar-High Rock Road, Cascade. Sunday, 2 to 5 p.m. Free. Donations accepted. 301-791-3125.

1999 Summer Concert Series

New Orleans-style music by The Dixie Power Trio. Baker Park Bandshell, Bentz and Second streets, Frederick, Md. Sunday, 7 p.m. Free, but canned food donations to benefit the Frederick City Food Bank are encouraged. Handicapped-accessible. 1-301-694-2489 or

'The Wiz of the West'

A fairy tale with a twang. The Maryland Theatre, 21 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown. Saturday, 3 and 7 p.m. $6.50, plus $1.50 service charge. 301-790-2000.

19th Annual Tony Armel Memorial

Hagerstown Speedway, 15112 National Pike, six miles west of Hagerstown. Saturday, 6:30 p.m. $9. Handicapped-accessible. 301-582-0640.

Car/Truck Swap Meet Show

Sixth annual All-Ford, Mustang, Lincoln and Mercury Car/Truck Swap Meet Show with 67 classes. Sponsored by Mid-Maryland Ford Club Inc. of Frederick, Md. Walkersville Fire Company Carnival Grounds, Walkersville, Md. Saturday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. $10. Free to spectators. 301-582-2212 or 1-301-663-6903.

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