Out & about calendar for 8/1

August 01, 2002


Friday, Aug. 2

Ballroom dancing

MAUGANSVILLE - With Jim Powers at the Yamaha organ. Maugansville Ruritan Building. 7 to 10 p.m. $4 per person. Call 301-791-1551.

Saturday, Aug. 3

Ballroom dancing

WALKERSVILLE, Md. - Includes beginning and intermediate/advanced mambo lessons. All rhythms and all levels of dancers including beginners. Dances on the first, third and fifth Saturdays. Walkersville Town Hall, 21 W. Frederick St. 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. Call 1-301-253-2523 or 1-540-882-3394, or send e-mail to

Thursday, Aug. 8

Ballroom dancing

GETTYSBURG, Pa. - Music by the 14-piece National Apple Museum Dance Band. A lesson prior to the dance will be taught by Donna Clapper from 6:45 to 7:45 p.m. This month's lesson will be swing dancing. The cost of the lesson is $5. Gettysburg High School cafeteria, Lefever Street. 8 to 10 p.m. $3. Call 1-717-334-2028.

Saturday, Aug. 17

Oldies dance

The Lemonaid Stomp, a dance to the music of the 60s and 70s with DJ Chris Palladino. The dance is sponsored by Lemonaid. Open to the public. St. Joseph Catholic Church, 17630 Virginia Ave., Hagerstown. 9 p.m. to midnight. $3 per person, refreshments will be available for an additional charge or bring your own. Call 301-797-9445 for information.


Friday, Aug. 2

Linda McCartney photos

"Roadworks: The Photography of Linda McCartney" opens. An exhibition of more than 90 photographs shot in the 1960s, '70s and '80s. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. Through Sunday, Oct. 13. Museum hours are Tuesday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sunday, 1 to 5 p.m. Call 301-739-5727 or go on the Web to

Saturday, Aug. 3

Works by four artists

FREDERICK, Md. - Artwork by Rhonda J. Smith, Barbara Chapman, Sonya Evanisko and Kristy Cherry. A reception for the artists is planned for Aug. 3 from 6 to 11 p.m. Blue Elephant Art Center, 4A W. 5th St. Free reception. The gallery is shown by appointment only. Exhibit is open through Sunday, Aug. 25. Call Don D. Ramirez, 1-304-724-6566 or Skye Valois, 1-301-694-3657.

Sunday, Aug. 4

"Between Earth and Sky"

LITIZ, Pa. - An exhibit of Monika Bachmann's newest works in oils. Opening reception Sunday, Aug. 4, 1 to 4 p.m. Gypsy Hill Gallery, 47 E. Main St. Monday through Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Call 1-717-626-8141.

Hagerstown Fair retrospective

FAIRPLAY - Displays from more than 150 years of Hagerstown Fairs - photos, posters, books and memorabilia. Washington County Rural Heritage Museum, 7313 Sharpsburg Pike. Call Dorry Norris at 240-420-5082.

Art photos

Photographs published in this year's Antietam Review are displayed. Washington County Arts Council Gallery, 41 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown. Through Saturday, Aug. 3. Tuesdays through Fridays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Call 301-791-3132.

Sculptures by Scott Cawood

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. - Scott Cawood presents recent additions to his "Foundations" wall hangings - including wrought steel lingerie - as well as four coffee-table-style city sculptures from his new "Metropolis" series. Through Sunday, Aug. 4. Antiques to Art, W.Va. 230. Gallery hours, Thursdays through Sundays, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Call 1-304-876-0659.


BERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. - Paintings by Chinese painter Xiong Whang and eight others in "Far Out and Beyond." Ice House Gallery. Saturdays and Sundays, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Through Sunday, Aug. 25. Call 1-304-258-2300.

Exhibit features couple's work

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - "Mostly Country," works by Paul and Gloria Saberin at On What Grounds? gallery, 162 Lincoln Way East. Free. Monday through Thursday, 7 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.; Friday, 7 a.m. to 7 p.m.; Saturday, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Call 1-717-264-4443.

School memorabilia

KAUFFMAN, Pa. - The Old Brown's Mill School Museum, off U.S. 11 south of Chambersburg, Pa., displays pictures, furniture, books, records, relics and other mementos. Saturdays and Sundays, 1 to 4 p.m. through Saturday, Aug. 31. Call 1-717-264-2646.

Portrait exhibition

A display of Donna Bingaman portraits in oil and pastel. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. Through Sunday, Sept. 8. Tuesdays through Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; and Sunday, 1 to 5 p.m. Call 301-739-5727.

Sideling Hill Exhibit Center

HANCOCK - Sideling Hill Exhibit Center has new interpretive displays: several mounts of Western Maryland wildlife; a stone marker once placed along the Mason-Dixon Line; and a slab of iron ore. Sideling Hill Exhibit Center, Interstate 68. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. seven days a week. Call 301-678-5442.

Fairs and Festivals


Morgan County Ag Fair

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