June 05, 2000


Opening this week

* "Gone in 60 Seconds" (PG-13) - Nicolas Cage stars as a high-class car theft ringleader who is forced by fraternal loyalty to come to the aid of his kid brother and put off his retirement for one final heist. The riotous stint involves a shady businessman, 50 cars and another gang of car thieves with their eyes on the same loot. Giovanni Ribisi, Angelina Jolie and Robert Duvall co-star.



* Washington County Show Kids

Saturday, June 10, 7 p.m.

Kepler Theater

Hagerstown Community College

11400 Robinwood Drive



The cost is $6.

Washington County Show Kids presents "Circus" 2000 and musical selections from the "Annie" production.

More than 50 kids will participate in the program. Call Brenda Cauffman for information at


* Fishin' Fun Contest

Sponsored by C&O Canal National Historical Park

Sunday, June 11, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Awards ceremony will be from 2 to 3 p.m.

Williamsport Visitor Center

205 W. Potomac St.



The fourth annual catch-and-release fishing contest in Cushwa Basin is for ages 15 and younger. Participants are asked to bring barbless hooks, fishing poles and bait. Bamboo fishing poles and bait are available for those who need them. Awards will be presented by age category.

The basin will be stocked with blue gills, sunfish and catfish.

Call the visitor center at 301-582-0813.

- Compiled by Jean Baraclough, editorial assistant

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