Out & About

February 05, 2005

Photographic salon

The 72nd annual Cumberland Valley Photographic Salon's entire collection of photos will be on display. Salon viewers may cast their ballots for their favorite photographs for the Popular Prize Award, which is sponsored by FirstLook Photo of Hagerstown. Opening reception will be today from 2:30 to 4 p.m. Free. Call 301-739-5727.

Benefit concert

The VH1 Save the Music Foundation concert will feature Halestorm, Lennex, Fourth Element and Good for Nothing. Today, 7 p.m., doors open at 6:30 p.m. The Capitol Theatre, 159 S. Main St., Chambersburg. Tickets cost $15. The show is suitable for all ages. Proceeds will benefit the VH1 Save the Music Foundation and tsunami relief efforts. Call 717-977-7104.

'A Very Long Engagement'

The film tells the story of a young woman's search near the end of World War I for her fianc. Rated R. Today, 7:30 p.m., and Sunday, 2 and 5 p.m., Shepherdstown (W.Va.) Opera House. $7. Go on the Web to


I Steadies

The I Steadies will celebrate the 20th anniversary of their first gig. Tonight, 8 p.m., doors open at 7:30 p.m. Clarion Hotel ballroom, Shepherdstown, W.Va. $10. Purchase tickets at the door, no advance ticket sales.

Alison Miller

Jazz drummer Alison Miller will present "Boom Tic Boom," as part of Frostburg State University's CES Jazz Club. Today, 8 p.m., Rocky Gap Lodge and Resort, off Interstate 68 in Flintstone, Md. Tickets cost $5 to $20. Call 301-687-3137 or 1-866-TIXX-CES, or go to on the Web.

Camp life of soldiers

Living history presentation of everyday life of Confederate soldiers and their equipment, and the nutrition and diseases they faced. Sunday, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., National Museum of Civil War Medicine, 48 E. Patrick St., Frederick, Md. $6.50, adults; $6, senior citizens; $4.50, ages 10 to 16; free for ages 9 and younger. Call 301-695-1864 or go on the Web to

Flute ensemble

The Meadowlark Flutists, Joyce Bennett, Schery Collins and Rebecca Lile Paluzzi, will present a concert with pianist Alison Cerutti. Sunday, 4 p.m., St. John's Episcopal Church, 101 S. Prospect St., Hagerstown. Free. Call 301-733-2560.

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