"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.
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.
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.
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.
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.
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