Out & About

April 09, 2005

Kite Fun Fly

Everyone is invited to fly a kite. Bill Flohr will lead a kite-making workshop for children from 11 a.m. to noon. There is a $1 fee for materials and advance registration is suggested. There is no fee for kite flying. Open to all ages. Today, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Renfrew Park's meadow behind the museum house, Waynesboro, Pa. If it rains, the event will be Sunday, April 24 from 1 to 5 p.m. during Earth Celebration Day 2005. Call 717-762-0373.

Shriners circus

The 51st annual Ali Ghan Shriners Circus, featuring the Royal Hanneford Circus, will perform. Today, 1:30 and 5:30 p.m. Hagerstown Community College's Athletic Recreation and Community Center, Robinwood Drive, Hagerstown. Admission is $6 in advance; $8 at the door; children 12 and younger are admitted free. Call 301-722-5970.

Hagerstown Speedway

Regular show plus Enduro Dash. Today, 7 p.m. Hagerstown Speedway, 15112 National Pike, Hagerstown. Tickets cost $9 to $17. Call 301-582-0640 or go to on the Web.

'The Lost City of the Nunus'

Clear Spring High School Drama Club presents the story of a group of expedition members who go searching for gold in a tropical jungle. They are surprised to find that they have crossed into a country of cannibals. Today, 7:30 p.m. Clear Spring High School auditorium. $5; $3 for students.

Spring concert

Goose Route Dance Theatre, a contemporary dance and performance group, will present its annual spring concert. Local dancer and choreographer Cynthia McLaughlin will be a guest artist. Today, 8 p.m.; Sunday, 4 p.m. War Memorial Building, second floor, 102 E. German St., Shepherdstown, W.Va. $10; $8, students and seniors; $3, ages 12 and younger. Call 304-725-7621.

Ken Johansen

Pianist Ken Johansen will perform Nocturne No. 6 by Gabriel Faur, Prlude, Choral et Fugue by Csar Franck and other compositions by Sergi Rachmaninoff. Sunday, 2:30 p.m. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. Free. Call 301-739-5727.

Swing dance

Dance to the big band sounds of Alexandria, Va.-based Arrow. Sunday, 3 to 6 p.m. Dance lesson at 2 p.m. Masonic Temple, 345 E. Antietam St., Hagerstown. $7.50 per person. Smoke free. Call 301-733-9156.

Organ series

Felix Hell will present a concert as part of the Van Looy Organ Series. Sunday, 3 p.m. Wilson College, Alumnae Chapel, Thomson Hall, 1015 Philadelphia Ave., Chambersburg, Pa. Tickets cost $5 and $10. Call 717-262-2003 or send e-mail to

Angela Hewitt

Pianist Angela Hewitt will perform Bach's Chromatic Fantasia and Fugue in D Minor and French Overture in B Minor, Couperin's Treizime ordre and Le Tombeau de Couperin by Ravel. Sunday, 3 p.m. Shepherd University, Frank Arts Center Theater, Shepherdstown, W.Va. $25; $20 for students. Call 304-876-5555.

Carillon recital

Janet Tebbel of Philadelphia will present a carillon concert. Sunday, 3 p.m. Mercersburg (Pa.) Academy Chapel's Barker Tower. Free.

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