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Out and About calendar, May 23

May 23, 2002
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MERCERSBURG, Pa. - Carillonneur, John J.H. Hammond will perform. Mercersburg Academy, Barker Tower. 3 p.m. Free admission. 1-717-328-6173 or go to on the Web.

Summer Concerts in the Park

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Sunday Gospel Series featuring King's Ambassadors, Southern gospel. Bring a blanket or chair. Chambersburg Memorial Park Bandshell. Free admission. 1-717-261-3275 or 1-717-264-3367.

Monday, May 27

Memorial Day concert

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Featuring the CVSM Community Symphonic Band and the Towne Singers. Chambersburg Memorial Park Bandshell, Chambersburg, Pa. 7:30 p.m. Free admission. 1-717-261-1220 or go to on the Web.

Military band plays

HARPERS FERRY, W.Va. - "The President's Own," the U.S. Marine Corps band, plays a free concert at 6 p.m. by the visitor center of Harpers Ferry National Historical Park, U.S. 340. The park's entrance fee will not be collected after 4:30 p.m. Bring blankets to sit on and insect repellent. No alcoholic beverages. Call 1-304-535-6298.


Tuesday, May 28

Cellist Daniel Lee

URBANA, Md. - To perform Shostakovich's Cello Concerto No. 1 and Barber's Adagio for Strings with Baltimore Symphony Orchestra. Urbana High School, Frederick County, Md. 8 p.m. Tickets cost $23 for adults, $8 for students. Call the Weinberg Center ticket office, 1-301-228-2828.

Thursday, May 30

Broadway music

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - The Cumberbunds perform selections from "Oliver." 7 p.m. Thomson Chapel, Wilson College. Free admission. Call 1-717-261-1220.

Friday, May 31

Betty Jo and Scott

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Performing contemporary folk music. Antoinette's Fine Cakes Fine Coffee, 120 N. Queen St., Martinsburg, W.Va. 7:30 to 9:30 p.m. Free admission. 1-304-260-0385 or 1-304-264-3698.

On Stage


"A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum"

FREDERICK, Md. - Through Saturday, May 25. Way Off Broadway Dinner Theatre, 5 Willowdale Drive, Frederick, Md. Thursday through Saturday, doors open at 6 p.m. for dinner followed by the show at 8 p.m. Tickets cost $32 to $34, with discounts for students and seniors. Call 1-301-662-6600.

"Sunday in the Park with George"

CHARLES TOWN, W.Va. - A combination musical and art showcase inspired by Impressionist painter George Seurat. Through Sunday, May 26. The Old Opera House, Charles Town, W.Va. Thursday through Saturday at 8 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday at 2:30 p.m. Tickets cost, $12 for adults; $10 for matinees; $7 for students and $5 for children 12 and younger. Call 1-304-725-4420.

Friday, May 24


A love story of two lost souls in the highlands of Scotland and the village that only appears once every 100 years. Through Sunday, May 26. Saint James School, Kellam Auditorium, Saint James. Friday and Saturday, 8 p.m., Sunday, 3 p.m. Tickets cost $5. 301-733-9330.

"Guys and Dolls"

Washington County Playhouse, 44 North Potomac St., Hagerstown. Fridays and Saturdays, dinner at 6 p.m.; show at 7:30; Sunday matinees, dinner at 1 p.m., show at 2:30. Through Saturday, July 6. Tickets are $26.50 for adults, discounts for seniors, students and children. Call 301-739-7469.

Friday, May 31

"The Rocky Horror Show"

FREDERICK, Md. - The cult horror-comedy-musical hit is back for a return engagement. Through June 22.

Maryland Ensemble Theatre, The Cultural Arts Center of Frederick County, 15 W. Patrick St., Frederick, Md. 8 p.m. Tickets cost $16 for adults, $13 for students and senior. 1-301-694-4744.


Friday, May 24

Alternative to the Bar Scene

8 p.m. to midnight, Knights of Columbus, 20340 Leitersburg Pike, Hagerstown. For ages 21 and older. Casual dress, cash bar, DJ, door prizes. $4 for members, $5 for nonmembers. Dances are second, fourth and fifth Fridays of each month. Call 301-739-4113 or 1-717-465-9320.

Positively Single

Frederick, Md. - An interdenominational Christian singles group. "What Special Need Kids Can Tell Us," will be presented by Connie and Gary Hicks. Bring a snack or soft drink to share. Frederick Church of the Brethren, W. 2nd and Fairview streets. 7:30 p.m.

1-301-695-5174 or e-mail

Saturday, May 25

One 2 One Single Dance

CLEAR SPRING - 8 to midnight, Clear Spring American Legion, 12335 Big Spring Road. Ages 21 and older. Music provided by D.V.K. Entertainment. Call Duane, 301-733-2080 or e-mail

Sunday, May 26

Sunday Singles

WESTMINSTER, Md. - Open to all singles 21 and older. Free Schottische dance lesson from 7 to 7:30. No denim, shorts or sneakers. Cash bar. $6. Best Western Inn, Md. 31 and Md. 140. Call Peggy at 1-410-876-7321 or send e-mail to

Singles Meet Singles

WILLIAMSPORT - 6 to 10 p.m., Williamsport American Legion, Post 202, 400 American Legion Ave. For ages 21 and older. No membership required. Casual dress, no tank tops or hats. Cash bar, door prizes. $6. Music by DJ. Call Dee, 1-304-274-6165.

Monday, May 27

Singles mixed volleyball

6:30 to 8:30 p.m., Presbyterian Church, corner of West Washington and South Prospect streets, Hagerstown. $2. Call 301-739-4113 or 1-717-465-9320.

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