Out & About

March 26, 2005

Train show and sale

Bunker Hill Train Club will sponsor a train show and sale. Today, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Frederick County Fair Grounds, 160 Fair Grounds Road, U.S. 11, Clearbrook, Va. $3; free for ages 11 and younger. Call 1-800-671-3303 or 304-229-1930.

Pet adoption drive

Promotion for pet adoption and donation of supplies or money to the shelter. Charm Heaven will unveil a new Cumberland Valley Animal Shelter charm for the bracelets and watches. Easter baskets filled with dog and cat treats will be raffled. Today, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Cumberland Valley Animal Shelter, 2325 Country Road, Chambersburg, Pa. Call 717-263-5791.

Irish music festival

The Harpers Ferry Irish Heritage Festival includes free performances by musicians, including national recording artists Al Petteway and Amy White. Other performers include Maggie Sansone, Patrice Flynn, Joe Osment, New Hope Irish Dancers and Blue Ridge Thunder Cloggers. Today, 1 p.m. Harpers Ferry National Historical Park, temporary stage between High and Potomac streets. Free. There is an admission charge to the park.



Orienteering (map and compass reading) classes consist of an indoor program on maps and compass reading and a short, off-trail outdoor course. Wear sturdy shoes and dress for the weather. Maps and compasses are provided for the day. Class size is limited; reservations are required. Today, 1:30 p.m. Catoctin Mountain Park Visitor Center, Md. 77, Thurmont, Md. Call 301-663-9388.

Easter egg hunt

For children in sixth grade and younger. Candy, eggs and special prizes. Bring a basket or bag. Today, 2 to 4 p.m. City Park band shell, Hagerstown. Free.

'Alice in Wonderland'

Other Voices Inc. will present "Alice in Wonderland," performed by Dances Unlimited Repertory Company. Today, 2 and 7:30 p.m. Weinberg Center for the Arts, 20 W. Patrick St., Frederick, Md. $12. For ticket information, call 301-228-2828.

Hagerstown Speedway

DIRT Motorsports - 100-lap modified plus 25-lap late model. Today, 6 p.m. Hagerstown Speedway, 15112 National Pike, Hagerstown. Tickets cost $24 to $30. Call 301-582-0640, send e-mail to or go on the Web to

Christian comedy

Kerri Pomarolli will perform Christian comedy. Today, 6:30 p.m. The Oasis Community Church, 1121 Maryland Ave., Hagerstown. $10 at the door. Call 240-420-0747 or order tickets by sending e-mail to

The music of Sussman

Cabaret-style show featuring music by Andrew Sussman. Today, 7 p.m. Wilson College, Thomson Chapel, 1015 Philadelphia Ave., Chambersburg, Pa. $10; free for students and for Cumberland Valley School of Music faculty and students. Call 717-261-1220 or go to or on the Web.

Reptile show

Western Maryland Reptile Show exhibitors will buy, sell and trade reptiles. No venomous species allowed. The public is invited. Sunday, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Plaza Hotel, 1718 Underpass Way, Hagerstown. $5. Call Larry Kenton at 410-526-4184 or send e-mail to

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