Out & About

March 12, 2005

RiverHouse Concert

The Tom Principato Band and guest artist Don Oehser will present a RiverHouse Concert. today, 7 p.m., potluck dinner; 8 p.m., concert. Bunker Hill Antiques Mall, 144 Runnymeade Road, Bunker Hill, W.Va. $10; free for ages 12 and younger. Bring an indoor chair, a dish to share and your own beverage. Call Cheryl Mansley-Ford at 1-304-876-2690 or send e-mail to; for information on the night of the concert, call 1-304-702-0554 or 1-304-229-0709.

Sacred Music of the Americas

The Frederick Chorale will perform sacred ceremonial and folk music of South America, the Caribbean, and Native and contemporary America. A professional percussion ensemble will accent Latin dance rhythms with conga drums, claves, shakers, cowbells, triangles and other instruments. Today, 7:15 p.m., preconcert learning session; 8 p.m., concert at Universalist Unitarian Church, Jefferson, Md.; Sunday, 3 p.m., preconcert learning session; 3:45 p.m. concert at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church, Frederick, Md. $15; $12, students and senior citizens. For tickets and information, call 1-301-663-0029 or go to

Clara Barton: Battlefield Angel

Mary Ann Jung will present a first-person portrayal of Clara Barton, a medical volunteer during the Civil War whe carried much-needed medical supplies to the doctors at Antietam and other battlefields. After the war, she established the American Red Cross. Today, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. The National Museum of Civil War Medicine, 48 E. Patrick St., Frederick, Md. Admission costs $4.50 to $6.50; free for ages 9 and younger. Call 1-301-695-1864 or go to

Sing for tsunami

The concert will feature a variety of gospel, praise and worship, contemporary Christian music and solo artists. Today, 7 to 9:30 p.m. Benevola United Methodist Church Spiritual Life Center, 19925 Benevola Church Road, Boonsboro. Admission is a donation to United methodist Committee on Relief. Call 301-791-3576.

'The Mothman'

Franklin County Master Gardeners will host John Laskowski, known as "The Mothman," who will present "Moths: The Good, the Bad and the Ugly." Today, 8:30 a.m. breakfast, followed by the program. St. Paul United Methodist Church, 750 Norland Ave., Chambersburg. Pa. Tickets cost $25 and include the program and all-you-can-eat buffet breakfast. Purchase tickets at Penn State Extension office. Call 1-717-263-9226.

Home Show 2005

A home show geared toward everyone, whether they live in an apartment or house. Today, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Athletic, Recreation and Community Center, Hagerstown Community College, off Robinwood Drive, Hagerstown. $2; free for ages 12 and younger. Proceeds benefit the HCC Hawks Booster Club. Call 301-739-0135 or go to

'Crimes of the Heart'

Emotional sisters unite in tragedy. 8 p.m. today, Friday, March 18, Saturday, March 19, and Thursday, March 18; 3 p.m. Sunday, March 13. Women's Club auditorium, 31 S. Prospect St., Hagerstown. $12; $10 for students and senior citizens. Call 301-797-8182 between 2 and 6 p.m. Monday through Friday.

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