Out and about for Saturday 11/6

November 05, 1999

Klezmer Conservatory Band

Led by Hankus Netsky and vocalist Judy Bressler, the 11-piece band performs a blend of Yiddish, Eastern European gypsy melodies, Latin tangos, European torch songs, Arabic melodic scales and Dixieland jazz. Shepherd College, Frank Center Theater, Shepherdstown, W.Va. Today, 8 p.m. $15 general admission, $10 for senior citizens and Shepherd faculty and staff, $5 for non-Shepherd students. 1-304-876-5497.

Fabulous Hubcaps

This group will play oldies music from the '50s, '60s and '70s. The Maryland Theatre, 21 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown. Today, 7:30 p.m. $14 and $18, plus $2 service charge. 301-790-2000.

Benefit Concert

Child Evangelism Fellowship of Washington County will hold a concert with The Good News Gospel Singers, True Alliance and The Wingert Family Singers. Maranatha Brethren Church, 19835 Scott Hill Drive, Hagerstown. Today, 7 to 9 p.m. Free but an offering will be taken for Child Evangelism Fellowship.



"Do Black Patent Leather Shoes Really Reflect Up?" follows the lives of eight Catholic school students and is based on a novel by John R. Powers. Washington County Playhouse, 44 N. Potomac St., Hagerstown. Doors open at 6 p.m. Today. Tickets are $25 for adults, $20 for students and senior citizens, $12 for those 12 and younger. Group rates available. Tickets include salad bar, buffet dinner, dessert and show. 301-739-7469.

Mountain Memories Craft Show

There will be handmade crafts by regional artisans, including Santas, wood crafts, dolls, Christmas ornaments, florals, jewelry and baskets. Food will be available. Alderton-Dawson Post 60 American Legion, U.S. 522 north, Berkeley Springs, W.Va. Today, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Admission and parking are free. 1-304-258-2816 or 301-678-5773.

Muzzleloader Shoot

The public is invited to participate in and observe this annual shoot. Events include 25-, 50- and 75-yard rifle and smoothbore competitions, along with a turkey shoot, ladies' match and a pistol competition. There also will be a yard and bake sale. Fort Frederick State Park, Big Pool. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Today; 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday. Service charge for shoot. 301-842-2155

Christmas Bazaar

Craft providers will offer Beanie Babies, baseball cards, florals, woodwork and more. Homemade soups, steamers, hot dogs and baked goods will be available. Virginia Avenue Church of God, 17306 Virginia Ave., Hagerstown. Today, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. 301-223-9654, 301-223-6055 or 301-733-6559.

Maryland Symphony Orchestra

"Broadway" is the theme for this year's Guild Ball and Auction, which will begin with a silent auction, followed by dinner and an auction. There will be dancing to Broadway tunes and a variety of other music played by The Holders. Dress is black-tie. Fountain Head Country Club, 13316 Fountain Head Road, Hagerstown. Today, 6 p.m. $80 per person. Admission by invitation only. Call 301-797-4000 to request an invitation.

Show and Sale

Railroad and Transportation artifacts featuring more than 600 tables with thousands of authentic railroad, steamship, airline, express company and bus items, including marked china, silver, lanterns, signs, locks and timetables for sale. Montgomery County Fairgrounds, Gaithersburg, Md. Sunday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. $6; those younger than 12 admitted free. 1-703-536-2954.

Grand Sunday Brunch

Washington County American Cancer Society will hold this annual event. Ramada Inn Grand Ballroom, 901 Dual Highway, Hagerstown. Sunday, 10:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. $25 for adults; $6 for ages 3 to 10; $220 for advance purchase of 10 tickets. 301-733-8272.

Millbrook Orchestra

The second concert of the 1999-2000 season will feature Bartok's Rumanian Folk Dances, Schubert's Symphony No. 6 in C major and Schumann's Cello Concerto in A minor. Wright Denny Intermediate School auditorium, 209 W. Congress St., Charles Town, W.Va. Saturday, 8 p.m. $22 for adults, $20 for seniors, $12 for students. Tickets available at the door or by calling 1-304-876-3170.

Swoope Carillon Recital

Janet S. Dundore, carillonneur at Miraculous Medal Shrine in Germantown, Pa., will perform. Barker Tower, Mercersburg Academy Chapel, 300 E. Seminary St., Mercersburg, Pa. Sunday, 3 p.m. Free. 1-717-328-6143.


Hare Scramble Plus Quads

Sponsored by Antietam Motorcycle Club Inc. Antietam Motorsports Park, Howell Road, Hagerstown. Sunday, noon. $5. 301-797-8686 or 301-797-1607.

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