Arts & Entertainment calendar

August 04, 2002|by KEVIN CLAPP


Concerts today

Pen Mar Park


CASCADE - Accordionist Cheryl Kataline will perform. Pen Mar Park. 2 to 5 p.m. Free. Donations accepted. Call 1-240-313-2805.

R&B quartet

Concert at City Park

Howard Burns, an R&B sax man who has played with The Four Tops, The Temptations and Earth, Wind and Fire, brings his quartet to perform selections from their CD "Emblem." Sponsored by Washington County Arts Council, Citicorp, Washington County Gaming Commission, and Hot Spots anti-crime program. Wheaton Park, Sumans Ave., Hagerstown. Free. 4 p.m. Call 301-791-3132.

Country performer

Shannon Lawson

Baker Park Bandshell

FREDERICK, Md. - Country singer-songwriter. Opening for Lawson will be Little Big Town. Baker Park Bandshell. 7 p.m. Free. Bring a canned food item to benefit The City of Frederick Food Bank. 1-301-694-2489 or go to on the Web.


Gospel music

Chambersburg Memorial Park bandshell

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - The Spirit Filled Messengers sing Southern gospel music with a patriotic theme. Bring a blanket or lawn chair. Chambersburg Memorial Park bandshell. 7 p.m. Call 1-717-261-3275 or 1-717-264-3367.

Hagerstown Municipal Band

City Park

The Hagerstown Municipal band will perform at 8 p.m. in the Peter Buys Bandshell at City Park in Hagerstown. Flutist Lindsey Smilgelski will be the featured soloist. Selections will include Circus Bee March, "Inferno" from Divine Comedy and selections from "Cats." Free.


"Between Earth and Sky"

LITIZ, Pa. - An exhibit of Monika Bachmann's newest works in oils. Opening reception today, 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.

English ceramics

British pottery from the 18th and 19th centuries, including the Robin Jug, below left, 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. Call 301-739-5727.

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.

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. Gallery hours, Tuesdays through Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; and Sunday, 1 to 5 p.m. Call 301-739-5727.


"Civil War Soldiers From Pendleton County" (Butternut Publications)

Susan Crites

The latest in the West Virginia writer's Civil War Soldiers From West Virginia series, "Pendleton County" represents the painstaking compilation of statistics about every man known to have fought during the Civil War from Pendleton County.

Available by mail from Butternut Publications, P.O. Box 1411, Hedgesville, WV 25427. Cost is $24.95 plus $5.95 shipping and handling.

"Hold On to My Heart" (Publish America)

Judi L. Strider

Jillee's world is rocked by the sudden death of her husband. On a trip to Hawaii, she meets Marc, a man who could help her love again, though their road to happiness is blocked by a threat on her life. The author lives in Shepherdstown, W.Va.

Available at,

and at area bookstores. Cost is $19.95

"20 Octagons" (WSG Gallery Publications)

Jody Wright

Martinsburg, W.Va., artist Wright has compiled 20 octagonal patterns, including Constellation, for stained glass windows.

Available at stained glass retail stores. For more information, go to

Periodically, ArtSpace will introduce Tri-State residents to neighbors who have had work published or recorded and is available locally. To enter the ArtSpace, send a copy of your book/recording, a short biography, where it is available for purchase and a phone number to Lifestyle, The Herald-Mail, P.O. Box 439, Hagerstown, MD 21740.

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