Out & About calendar for 6/6

June 06, 2002


Friday, June 7

Ballroom dancing

MAUGANSVILLE - Jim Powers plays organ to accompany ballroom dancing. Maugansville Ruritan Building. 7 to 10 p.m. $4 per person. Call 301-791-1551.


"Gods and Generals"

HARRISBURG, Pa. - A show of artist Mort Knstler paintings. The National Civil War Museum, 1 Lincoln Circle, Reservoir Park. The show runs through Sunday, Dec. 1. Hours are Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday, Sunday and holidays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Call 1-866-BLU-GRAY or 1-717-260-1861.

"Last Chance Landscape"

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Exhibit of landscape paintings of Jefferson and Berkeley county scenes by Marian Buckner and art students from Martinsburg, Musselman and Hedgesville high schools. The Boarman Arts Center, 208 S. Queen St., Martinsburg, W.Va. Hours are Tuesdays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturdays, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Show runs through July 5. 1-304-263-0224 or on the Web.


"The Responsibility of Dreams"

An exhibit of painted and carved wood sculptures by Irene Gennaro. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. Through Sunday, June 9. Tuesdays through Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sundays from 1 to 5 p.m.

"The Style of the 1920s"

Furnishings, clothing, accessories, photographs, ads and a Beachley chair in original fabric, all from the Roaring Twenties. Miller House, 135 West Washington St., Hagerstown. Hours are Wednesdays through Saturdays from 1 to 4 p.m. Call 301-797-8782.

Paintings of daily life

American, British, French and Russian paintings of ordinary citizens in contemporary situations. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. The show runs through Sunday, July 14. Hours are Tuesdays through Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., and Sundays from 1 to 5 p.m. Call 301-739-5727.

"The Art of Clay"

FREDERICK, Md. - Contemporary ceramic art. McGuire Fine Arts, 29 E. Patrick St. Hours are Mondays through Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.; Sundays, noon to 5 p.m. Call 1-301-695-6567.

English ceramics

British pottery from the 18th and 19th centuries will be on display. Washington County Arts Council, 41 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown. Through Sunday, Aug. 18. Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. For information, call 301-791-3132.

Gettysburg past and present

GETTYSBURG, Pa. - Gettysburg battlefield paintings by Gary Casteel. Gettysburg National Military Park Cyclorama Center. Through Aug. 31. 1-717-334-1124.

"Paint Soup"

FREDERICK, Md. - Works by Phyllis Jacobs. The Artists Gallery, 4 E. Church St. Friday, Saturday and Sunday, noon to 5 p.m. or by appointment. Reception, Sunday, June 9, 3 to 5 p.m. Through Sunday, June 30.1-301-620-0192.

Early American hand tools

WAYNESBORO, Pa. - An exhibit of specialized tools used in carpentry, masonry, metal-working barrel-making and building construction. Renfrew Museum and Park, 1010 E. Main St. Thursday, Saturday and Sundays, 1 to 4 p.m. Through July 28. 1-717-762-4723.

"Our Last Chance Landscape"

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - An exhibit featuring oil landscape paintings of artist Marian Buckner and the juried mixed media artwork of students from Martinsburg, Musselman and Hedgesville High Schools. The Boarman Art Center, 208 S. Queen St. Tuesday through Friday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., Saturday, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Opening today 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. through Friday, July 5. 1-304263-0224 or on the Web.

"Spectrum Seven"

SHIPPENSBURG, Pa. - A woman's cooperative art exhibit with works in oil, pastel, watercolor, sculpture and fiber. Kauffman Gallery, Huber Art Center, 1871 Old Main Drive. Monday through Thursday, 9 a.m. to noon and 1 to 3 p.m. or by appointment. Through Friday, July 12. 1-717-447-1530.

Portrait exhibit

Featuring artist Beth Beckner-Mills. Mansion House Gallery, City Park, Hagerstown. Fridays and Saturdays, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Sundays, 1 to 5 p.m. Through June. 301-797-6813.

One-man show

Lititz, Pa. - Watercolors and oil paintings of artist Dale Ziegler. Gypsy Hill Gallery, 47 E. Main St. Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Though Saturday, June 29. 1-717-626-8141.

Fairs and Festivals

Saturday, June 8

Strawberry Festival

ROHRERSVILLE - Homemade strawberry ice cream, entertainment by Morningstar Singers, Rohrersville Band and South Mountain Gospel Quartet. Rohrersville Ruritan Park. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Free admission. 301-432-6251 or 301-733-8741.

Monday, June 10

Shepherdstown Carnival

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. - Annual carnival featuring rides, karaoke comptetions, silent auction, Allegro School of Dance, fireworks, games and fun. The Shepherdstown Fire Department, Route 45. 6:30 p.m. Free admission. Though June 15. 1-304-876-2311.


Saturday, June 8

Family fun day

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Open house with tours of milk production hall, pony rides, rock climbing wall, door prizes. 8:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Trickling Springs Dairy, Pa. 11. Call 1-717-709-0711.

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