Out and About for May 16

May 16, 2003

'Melodies of May'

Chambersburg Area Senior High School bell choirs, German band and barbershop quartet will perform "Melodies of May." Today, noon to 1 p.m. First Lutheran Church, 43 W. Washington St., Chambersburg, Pa. Free. Call 1-717-264-6883.

Coffee house

Holy Grounds Coffee House and Caf open the third Friday of each month. Jakob's Night plays contemporary Christian music. Today, 7 to 10 p.m., Wacohu Grange Hall, U.S. 40 and Huyetts Crossroads, 16412 National Pike, Hagerstown. On the Web,

Multimedia performance

Singer-songwriter Original Cyn, The Rolling Coyotes, ceramic artist Lea Ann Hudson and regional poets. Today, 8 p.m. Washington County Arts Council Gallery, 41 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown. Free. Call 301-791-3132.

National Pike Festival

The wagon train festival schedule is: Today, 5 to 8 p.m., encampment and community dinner at Mount Calvary Church, 12340 National Pike, Clear Spring, entertainment is open to the public. Saturday, 6:30 to 8:30 a.m., community breakfast at Mount Calvary church. 10:30 a.m., wagon train stops at Wilson's Store; 11 a.m., 2 p.m., arrives at north end of Hagers-


town City Park between museum and Hager House; 3:30 p.m., Ravenwood Lutheran Village, Kenley Avenue; 4:15 p.m., Funkstown Community Park. Sunday, 7 a.m., pancake breakfast; 10 a.m., wagon train departs to Boonsboro on Alt. U.S. 40; 2 p.m., Boonsboro Shafer Memorial Park, wagon train ends. Wagon train times are approximate.

Christian and classic rock

PS 150 performs in concert, sponsored by Real Life Community Church. Saturday, 2 to 4 p.m. Hagerstown City Park band shell. A family event, free hot dogs and soda. Call 301-992-3515.

'Swingin' in the Park'

Jazz showcase features jazz bands from Washington County middle and high schools. Boonsboro High School. Saturday. First band performs 2 p.m., last band begins performance at 8 p.m. Hagerstown Community College Amphitheater, Robinwood Drive. Hagerstown. Free. Call 301-766-8369, ext. 3512.

Belle Boyd's birthday celebration

Period music, Belle Boyd re-enactors and refreshments. Saturday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Belle Boyd House, 126 E. Race St., Martinsburg, W.Va. Free. A special tea will be served from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. in the rose garden. The cost is $10. Call 1-304-267-4713 for reservations.

Bluegrass concert

Bluestone Bluegrass Band and The Fiddle for Fun Band. Saturday, 7 p.m., Beck & Benedict Hardware Music Theatre, The Barn, 118 Walnut St., Waynesboro, Pa. $8; free for ages 11 and younger. Call 1-717-762-4711.

Pen Mar Park concert

National Apple Museum Dance Band performs. Pen Mar Park. Sunday, 2 to 5 p.m. For information, call Washington County Recreation Department, 240-313-2805.

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