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April 11, 2002

DANCES
Today

Ballroom dance

GETTYSBURG, Pa. - 8 to 10 p.m., Gettysburg High School cafeteria, Gettysburg, Pa. Fox Trot dance lesson prior to dance taught by Dionna Clapper. Music by National Apple Museum Dance Band. $3 admission, $5 for dance lesson. Call 1-717-334-2028 or go to www.fastneasy.net/gettysburgrecpark on the Web.

Saturday, April 13

Silver Spur Dance Club

Greencastle, Pa. - 8 to 11 p.m., Special Events Center. D.J. is Step'n Country. Bring a snack, drinks are provided. $4 members, $6 non-members. For information, 1-717-264-6775, 1-717-264-1515.

EXHIBITS


Continuing Glass exhibit


GETTYSBURG, Pa. - Glass artist William Carlson displays his works. Gettysburg College, Schmucker Hall, Gettysburg, Pa. Mondays through Fridays, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.; weekends, 1 to 4 p.m. Though April 14. 1-717-337-6806 or e-mail to jhale@gettysburg.edu.

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19th-Century Highlights


Featuring portrait, still life and genre works, along with sculpture and decorative arts through Sunday, April 28. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. Tuesdays through Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sundays from 1 to 5 p.m. 301-739-5727 or telecommunications device for the deaf 301-739-5764.

Enigmatic constructions


MONT ALTO, Pa. - Megan Weikle will exhibit constructions, box art, and works on paper. Penn State Mont Alto, Library. Through Friday, April 26. Mondays through Thursdays, 8 a.m. to 10 p.m.; Fridays, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Saturdays, noon to 4 p.m.; Sundays, 1 to 10 p.m. For information, call 1-717-749-6156.

"Days Between"


An exhibit of sculpture, fine crafts and paintings by Jon Sutter and Ed Ramsberg. Washington County Arts Council, 41 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown. Through Saturday, April 20. Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. For information, call 301-791-3132.

Student Art Exhibit


FREDERICK, Md. - A student art exhibit featuring works by Hood College students. Through Thursday, April 18. Hood College, Hodson Gallery, Tatem Arts Center. Open daily 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. 1-301-663-3131 or go to www.hood.edu on the Web.

"Teachers and Students"


An exhibit of works done in watercolor and oil by students of Ruth Durbin, Snuffy Hartman, Liz Hurley, Clyde Roberts, Laura Shindle, and Bob Wantz. Mansion House Art Center, City Park, Hagerstown. Runs through April 28. Reception, Sunday, April 14. Fridays and Saturdays, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Sundays, 1 to 5 p.m. 301-797-6813.

Display of marine art


Featuring more than 40 works of contemporary American Marine Art. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. Through Monday, April 22. Tuesdays through Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sundays from 1 to 5 p.m. 301-739-5727 or telecommunications device for the deaf 301-739-5764.

Women's art on view


An exhibit of works by American women featuring paintings, sculpture and decorative arts from 1850 to the present. Through Sunday, May 12. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. Tuesdays through Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sundays from 1 to 5 p.m. 301-739-5727 or telecommunications device for the deaf 301-739-5764.

Sunday, April 21


Civil War Artist


Mort Kunstler will be appearing. Antietam Gallery, 17320 Shepherdstown Pike, Sharpsburg. 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. For information, call 1-304-262-3031.

FAMILY


Through April 27

Fractured Fairy Tales

MIDDLETOWN, Va. - A different take on children's fairy tales. Wayside Theatre, 7853 Main St., Middletown, Va. Saturdays at 11 a.m. Tickets cost $5. For information, call 1-540-869-1776 or go to www.waysidetheatre.org on the Web.

Thursday, April 11

Wildflower Walk

SHARPSBURG - A two-and-a-half mile spring wildflower walk along the Snavely Ford Trail. Antietam Battlefield Park, Sharpsburg, meeting at Burnside Bridge parking area. 1 p.m. Hike is free; park entrance fee $3 per person or $5 per family. 301-432-6236.

Friday, April 12

Trains for Kids to Run

Thomas the Tank Engine, a McDonald's train and other trains on a toy train layout designed for children to operate. Through Sunday, April 14. Hagerstown Roundhouse Museum, 300 S. Burhans Blvd., U.S. 11, Hagerstown. 1 to 5 p.m. $3 for adults, 50 cents for ages 12 and younger. 301-739-4665.

Holocaust Memorial


FREDERICK, MD. - Rabbi Morris Kosman will lead a memorial service. Rubin Sztajer, a Holocaust survivor, will be guest speaker. Beth Sholom Congregation, 1011 N. Market St. 8 p.m. 1-301-631-9090.

Saturday, April 13


Storytelling


Crystal Brown will tell stories for children. Pictures and Pages Bookstore, 32 W. Baltimore St., Funks-town. 11 a.m. Free. 301-745-6617.

Mason-Dixon Quilt Show 2002


The Friendship Quilters' Guild of Hagerstown and The Buchanan Trail Quiltmakers of Waynesboro, Pa., will host a two-day exhibit of quilts, handmade dolls and needlework. Also Sunday, April 14. Hagerstown Community College, Hagerstown. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tickets cost $4, children 11 and younger admitted free. 301-797-6974 or to www.westernmaryland.com/quilt-show on the Web.

Heritage farm demos


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