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Out & About Calendar

July 04, 2002

Dance





Friday, July 5



Ballroom dance party

MAUGANSVILLE - Jim Powers hosts a ballroom dance party. Maugansville Ruritan Building. 7 to 10 p.m. $4 per person. Call 301-791-1551.

Saturday, July 6



Ballroom dancing

WALKERSVILLE, Md. - Includes beginning, intermediate and advanced tango lessons, 7:30 to 10:30 p.m., at Walkersville Town Hall. Dances are on the first, third and fifth Saturday's. For information call 301-253-2523 or 1-540-882-3394 or wbdc@earthlink.net.

Exhibits





Calling all artists

LEESBURG, Va. - Oatlands Plantation is looking for artists for the Fourth Annual Four Seasons of Oatlands Art Show and Sale. The theme of the show includes images of the Mosby Heritage Area which encompasses Clarke, Fauquier, Loudoun, Prince William and Warren counties in Virginia and Jefferson County in West Virginia. Entries are due by Sunday, Sept. 15. For an entry form call 1-703-777-3174.

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"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.; Saturday, 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. 1-304-263-0224 or www.theartcentre.org on the Web.

American Impressionists

Drawn from the permanent collection, the exhibit shows an American interpretation of the French Impressionist art movement of the late 1800s. 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 from 1 to 5 p.m. Call 301-739-5727.

Native American Art

HANCOCK, Md. - Evelyn Bailey portrays various aspects of Native American Eastern Woodland culture of the 18th century. Sideling Hill Exhibit Center, 3000 Sidling Hill. Through Monday, July 8. The Exhibit Center is open daily 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. 301-678-5442.

"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. Through Friday, July 12. Mondays through Thursdays, 9 a.m. to noon and 1 to 3 p.m. or by appointment. 1-717-447-1530.

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 from 1 to 5 p.m. Call 301-739-5727.

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.

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 from 1 to 5 p.m. Call 301-739-5727.

French prints

A selection of French prints collected over the past 40 years by Spence W. Perry of Hagerstown. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. Through Aug. 18. Tuesdays through Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sundays from 1 to 5 p.m. Call 301-739-5727.

Friday, July 5



Making 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, Ragged Edge Library, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Limited space available. Register by calling the library at 1-717-264-9663.

School memorabilia

KAUFFMAN, Pa. - The Old Brown's Mill School Museum, just off Route 11 south of Chambersburg at the village of Kauffman, contains pictures, furniture, books, records, relics and other mementos of the education era. Open each Saturday and Sunday this summer from 1 to 4 p.m. Through Sunday, Aug. 31, 2002. Call 1-717-264-2646.

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.

"Gods and Generals"

HARRISBURG, Pa. - A show of paintings by Mort Kunstler . 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. Call 1-866-BLU-GRAY or 1-717-260-1861.

Fairs and Festivals






Saturday, July 6


20th Annual Community Day

EMMITSBURG, Md. - Hosted by the Emmitsburg Lions Club. Most events are at the Emmitsburg Community Center and include community games from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., a horseshow contest at 1 p.m., a golf contest from 2 to 4 p.m., a parade at 6 p.m. and a "Freedom United" program and concert beginning at 7 p.m. Fireworks conclude the cay's events at 9:45 p.m. For information, call 1-301-447-2939.

Saturday, July 13





Mt. Carmel Day

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