Out & about

July 23, 2004

Car show

Country Roads Car Club will host Cruisin' the Cone Zone, open to all cars, trucks and motorcycles. Music, games and plaques. Today, 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Somerset Village Shopping Center, Charles Town, W.Va. Nonperishable food donations are requested for the local food pantry. Call 1-304-728-2770 or go on the Web to

Conococheague Classic

Twenty-third annual Conococheague Classic, late model, 50 lap LM plus PS special. 7 p.m. Saturday, Hagerstown Speedway, 15112 National Pike, Hagerstown. Tickets $26 to $32. Call 301-582-0640 or go on the Web to


The Mike Gellar Trio with vocalist Christiana Drapkin to perform. Saturday, 8 p.m. Shepherdstown Opera House, 131 W. German St., Shepherdstown, W.Va. Tickets cost $15 and are available at the theater box office from 5 to 9 p.m. on show days. Call 1-888-866-7372 or 1-304-876-3704 or send e-mail to

Country, western dance

Hosted by Hagerstown Country Western Dance Association. Music provided by DJ Full House. Saturday, 8 to 11 p.m. Maugansville Ruritan. $4, members; $6 nonmembers. Free for spectators. Call 301-745-3735, 1-717-263-0234 or 1-304-274-2977.

South Mountain String Band concert

Part of the Music by the Lake Series. Saturday, 7 p.m. Hagerstown City Park, Peter Buys Band Shell, Hagerstown. If it rains the concert will be canceled. Call Washington County Arts Council at 301-791-3132.

CVSM Concert Jazz Band

Cumberland Valley School of Music Concert Jazz Band performs contemporary jazz. Saturday, 7:30 p.m. Wilson College, Thompson Chapel, 1015 Philadelphia Ave., Chambersburg, Pa. Free. Call 1-717-261-1220 or go to on the Web.

Gospel hymn sing

Wolfsville Ruritan sponsors gospel hymn sing. Groups include Gospel Travelers, Master's Four, By Faith, For His Glory and the H&H Gospel Singers. Refreshments available. Rain or shine. Saturday, 3 p.m. Wolfsville Ruritan Park grounds, main pavilion, Brandenburg Hollow Road, Wolfsville, Md. Call Bill Stine at 1-301-293-2813.

Youth festival

Face painting, crazy hats, horse rides, basketball shootout, crafts, music by None of the Above, more. Community organizations provide information and giveaways. Free refreshments. Hosted by The Council for the Arts and the Greater Chambersburg Chamber Foundation. Sunday, 3 to 6 p.m. Mike Waters Park. Call 1-717-264-7101.

Barbershop chorus

Mason Dixon Chorus, a 30-man chorus, presents a program of four-part harmony sung a cappella. Sunday, 2:30 p.m. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. Call 301-733-7904 or 1-717-264-6155.

Train show

Hosted by Cumberland Valley Model Railroad Club. All scales of trains displayed for sale, plus Lionel parts, train accessories, historic trains, memorabilia and Matchbox vehicles. Test track for engines, an operating train layout and a white elephant sale. Sunday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Scotland Community Center, Main Street, Scotland, Pa. $2; free for ages 11 and younger. Call 1-717-264-3081 or send e-mail to

Concert in the park

Yellow Springs Band performs marches, overtures, Broadway tunes and oldies. 7 p.m. Sunday, Shafer Memorial Park gazebo.

Community band

Flutist Tim Gotwald presents two musical selections. The Hagerstown Municipal Band performs other selections. Sunday, 8 p.m. City Park, Peter Buys Band Shell, Hagerstown. Free.

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