Out & About

November 08, 2003|by

Film festival

Twenty-two conservation films will be presented during the inaugural American Conservation Film Festival. Today and Sunday, Shepherd College and the Opera House, Shepherdstown., W.Va. Free admission. For a schedule or information, call 1-304-876-1192 or go on the Web to

Singer Society's Treasure Sale

Items for the sale are priced from 50 cents to $400. They are donated by people and businesses in the community. The sale will be held today from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. $5. Call 301-739-5727.

All County Orchestra

Maryland Symphony Orchestra Music Director Elizabeth Schulze will conduct the senior high orchestra and Anne Monroe of Shepherd College will conduct the middle school during the Washington County Public Schools All County Orchestra concert. Today, 7:30 p.m. North Hagerstown High School auditorium, Pennsylvania Avenue, Hagerstown. $5 at the door. Senior citizen gold Cards and Washington County Public School staff badges will be honored.

Lunar eclipse party

Morgan County Observatory Foundation will host a lunar eclipse party with a guest speaker from NASA. Telescopes will be set up for the public to watch the total eclipse of the moon. Today, 6:30 p.m. Greenwood Elementary School, Winchester Grade Road, Berkeley Springs, W.Va. Free. Call 1-304-258-1013.


Beolach, musicians and step dancers will perform. Today, 8 p.m. Shepherd College's Frank Center for the Performing Arts. Tickets range from $6 to $12. $40 family maximum. Shepherd College students admitted free. For information, call O'Hurley's General Store, 1-304-876-6907.

Square dance

Veterans Day Dance, hosted by Gad-Abouts Square Dance Club. The caller will be Art LaVigne. Round dance cuers will be Butch and Peggy Bloxom. Today, 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. Wacohu Grange, U.S. 40 just west of Huyetts Crossroads. $5. Call 301-739-3041 or 301-223-8889.

Over The Mountain Studio Tour

Eighteen West Virginia artisans will show their works at nine studios throughout Jefferson County. Today and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. For information, call 1-304-267-3856 or 1-800-624-0577 or go to on the Web.

'Mr. Roberts'

The play, set aboard a cargo ship in the South Pacific, is the winner of the 1948 Tony Award for Best Play, by Thomas Heggen and Joshua Logan. Today, 8 p.m., Sunday, 2 p.m. Apollo Civic Theatre, 128 E. Main St., Martinsburg, W.Va. Tickets cost $12 for evening performances and $8 for matinees. In observance of Veterans Day, admission for active military and retired veterans with proper ID is $5. Group rates are available. For reservations, call 1-304-263-6766 between 10 a.m. and 4 p.m. today.

'A Tribute to the American Stage'

Dorie Hamilton Howell and Scott Matthias will perform during the annual Mary Bester Kneisley Bowman Memorial Concert. Sunday, 3 p.m. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. Free. Call 301-739-5727.

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