Saturday, Aug. 17
Family bus trip
WAYNESBORO, Pa. - Waynesboro YMCA will offer a family bus trip to Williams Grove Amusement Park. Register now, space is limited. Call 1-717-762-6012.
Sunday, Aug. 18
MS Society kids' camp
NANJEMOY, Md. - For those ages 7 to 12 years old with a parent or close relative with multiple sclerosis. Camp has horseback riding, splash playground, Olympic-size pool, rope course, paddle boats, air-conditioned cabins, meals, snacks, trampoline, 24-hour supervision by certified staff and MS education. Participation is limited to 40 campers. Kamp A-Kom-Plish. Through Wednesday, Aug. 21. $175 per camper, $75 for each additional sibling. Call 1-800-FIGHT-MS for information.
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - The Heritage Craft Center is accepting enrollments for its summer children's classes July 31 through Aug. 24. Classes for ages 7 to 9, Wednesdays and Saturdays, 9 a.m. to noon, $20; for ages 10 to 12, Wednesdays and Saturdays, 1 to 5 p.m., $25. All classes will be at the Norman Dillon Farm Museum, W.Va. 9, Hedgesville, W.Va. For information or to request a class schedule, call 1-304-264-9440 or send e-mail to email@example.com.
Claude M. Potterfield Pool, 730 Frederick St., Hagerstown, offers swim specials: Adult Night for ages 16 and older, Fridays, 8 to 11 p.m., $4; Teen Night for ages 12 and older, Wednesdays, 8 to 11 p.m., $4; Family/Noodle Night, Thursdays, 8 to 11 p.m., $4 per person or $10 per family and bring something to float on. The concession stand will be open. Call 301-733-2599.
Summer day camp
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - A day camp based at North Middle School for ages 6 to 12. Mondays through Fridays, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. The fee for a one-week session is $70 per child. Before and after care will be provided for an additional fee of $3 per hour, per child. Through Friday, August 2. Call 1-304-264-4842.
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Martinsburg-Berkeley County Parks and Recreation is conducting a gymnastics program, including gymnastics for cheerleading, for ages 18 months through 18 years. Berkeley 2000 Recreation Center in Lambert Park. For information, call 1-304-264-4842 or stop by the Parks & Recreation Office at 15 Meadow Lane Plaza.
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Registration is being accepted for the 2002-2003 term of preschool at War Memorial Park. The program runs from mid-September through mid-May in the multipurpose room at the bathhouse at War Memorial Park, Tennessee Avenue. For ages 3 and 4 as of Sept. 1. Two-day-a-week program costs $95 per month; three-day-a-week program costs $120. For information, call 1-304-264-4842 or stop by the Martinsburg-Berkeley County Parks and Recreation Office at 15 Meadow Lane Plaza.
Features more than 50 interactive acitivities reserved for children ages 8 and younger. Highlights include dikes, dams and waterfalls at the multilevel Water Play; Kids Harbor with fireboat, lighthouse and submarine control room; and Green Screen, where children can wear colorful costumes and watch themselves swim with dolphins. Admission price included in fee to enter Maryland Science Center. $12 for adults, $8 for ages 3 to 12, $11 for seniors. Center is at the corner of Key Highway and Light Street, south side of Baltimore's Inner Harbor. Through Labor Day, hours are Sunday through Thursday, 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., and Friday and Saturday, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. For information, call 1-410-685-5225 or go to www.mdsci.org on the Web.
Maryland Science Center
BALTIMORE - Exhibits, shows and special events at the center through Sunday, July 28, including "Space Station 3D," "Bears," "Dolphins" and "Cirque du Soleil: Journey of Man." Planetarium shows include "Star Bazaar" and "The Sky Above Mister Rogers' Neighborhood." $15.50 adults, $14.50 for seniors, $10.50 for ages 3 to 12. Children younger than 3 admitted free. Corner of Key Highway and Light Street, south side of Baltimore's Inner Harbor. For information, call 1-410-685-5225 or go to www.mdsci.org on the Web.