Out and about calendar for June 27

June 27, 2002


Saturday, June 29

Samba lessons

WALKERSVILLE, Md. - The Walkersville Ballroom Dance Club will host a dance, including samba lessons, 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. at Walkersville Town Hall. Dances are on the first, third and fifth Saturdays. Call 1-301-253-2523 or 1-540-882-3394 or send e-mail to

The Hagerstown Country Western Dance Association

8 to 11 p.m., Maugansville Ruritan, Maugansville. Music by Step'N Country. Members $4, nonmembers $6. Smoke- and alcohol-free.



American Impressionists

Drawn from the permanent collection, the exhibit shows an American interpretation of the French Impressionist art movement. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. The show runs through Sunday, Sept. 15. Tuesdays through Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sundays, 1 to 5 p.m. 301-739-5727.

Native American art

HANCOCK - Evelyn Bailey portrays various aspects of Native American Eastern Woodland culture of the 18th century. Sideling Hill Exhibit Center, 3000 Sideling Hill. Through Monday, July 8. Artist's reception Saturday, June 29, 1 to 4 p.m. The exhibit center is open daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. 301-678-5442.


Portrait exhibit

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

English ceramics

British pottery from the 18th and 19th centuries will be on display. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. Through Sunday, Aug. 18. Tuesdays through Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sundays, 1 to 5 p.m. 301-739-5727.

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. Through Sunday, July 14. Tuesdays through Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sundays, 1 to 5 p.m. Call 301-739-5727.

"The Style of the 1920s"

Furnishings, clothing, accessories, photographs, ads and a Beachley chair in original fabric, all from the Roaring '20s. Miller House, 135 West Washington St., Hagerstown. Through Saturday, June 29. Wednesdays through Saturdays, 1 to 4 p.m. 301-797-8782.

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. Through Sunday, July 28. Thursdays, Saturdays and Sundays, 1 to 4 p.m. 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. Through Friday, July 5. Tuesdays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturdays, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. 1-304-263-0224 or on the Web.

"Gods and Generals"

HARRISBURG, Pa. - A show of paintings by Mort Knstler. The National Civil War Museum, 1 Lincoln Circle, Reservoir Park. Through Sunday, Dec. 1. Mondays through Fridays, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturdays, Sundays and holidays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. 1-866-BLU-GRAY or 1-717-260-1861.

"Spectrum Seven"

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

One-man show

LITITZ, Pa. - Watercolors and oil paintings by Dale Ziegler. Gypsy Hill Gallery, 47 E. Main St. Through Saturday, June 29. Mondays through Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. 1-717-626-8141.

Gettysburg past and present

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

"Paint Soup"

FREDERICK, Md. - Works by Phyllis Jacobs. The Artists' Gallery, 4 E. Church St. Through Sunday, June 30. Fridays through Sundays, noon to 5 p.m. or by appointment. 1-301-620-0192.

"Lady Bugs and Bees, Eco-soft Sculpture"

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Costume historian Cynthia Lawrence Fink will show children how to design soft sculpture models of a lady bug or a bee. Coyle Free Library, Tuesday, July 2, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m.; Friday, July 5, Ragged Edge Library, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Limited space available. Register by calling Coyle Free Library at

1-717-263-1054 or Ragged Edge Library at 1-717-264-9663.

Saturday, June 29

Lititz Artwalk

LITITZ, Pa. - Second annual artwalk featuring 20 artists at various downtown locations marked with balloons. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., weather permitting. Free parking for the day. Call Caryn at 1-717-626-8141 or Lon at 1-717-627-5684.



Summer Day Camp

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