Out & about

September 09, 2005


Hagerstown Community College's Student Government Association presents an outdoor viewing of "Madagascar." Theater seating is available; however attendees may bring a blanket. Today, 7:30 p.m. Hagerstown Community College's Alumni Amphitheater, Robinwood Drive, Hagerstown. Free. Call 301-790-2800, ext. 225.

Upper Potomac Dulcimer Fest

Concerts, workshops and jam sessions for dulcimer players and other instrumentalists. Today, Saturday and Sunday. Shepherdstown, W.Va. For a schedule and tickets, call 1-304-263-2531 or go to

Classic car show

Menno Haven's 20th annual Country Day features a classic car show. Saturday, 8:30 a.m. to noon. Menno Haven, 2075 Scotland Ave., Chambersburg, Pa. Proceeds from the car show will benefit the Menno Haven Auxiliary. To register, call 1-717-262-1013.

Saturday Plus

Saturday Plus program features Pat Miller of Peaceable Paws, who will discuss reinforcing good pet behavior. Miller's Scottish terrier, Dubhy, will sit at the keyboard and play a tune. Saturday, 1, 2 and 3 p.m. Timed tickets may be reserved three days before the presentation. Discovery Station, 101 W. Washington St., Hagerstown. Admission costs $7 for adults, $6 for ages 55 and older, military and ages 2 to 17. Call 301-790-0076 or send a fax to 301-790-0045.


Fun fall dog show

Fun classes for all pet dogs, purebreds and mutts. Classes include most colorful, cutest puppy, best groomed, junior handler and more. There also will be rally obedience. All proceeds will help homeless dogs. Washington County Agricultural Education Center, Sharpsburg Pike, south of Hagerstown. Classes cost $3 each or $10 for the entire day. For information, call Diane Morgan at 301-582-3462 or go to

Sock hop fundraiser

The dance features the sounds of Joe Soltysik Combo from Harrisburg, Pa., playing '50s and '60s music. $2 from every ticket sold will go to the Red Cross for relief efforts of Hurricane Katrina. Saturday, doors open at 7 p.m., dance from 8 to 11 p.m. Masonic Temple, grand ballroom, 54 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown. $9 per person.

Elvis Lives in Hagerstown

Elvis Presley tribute artists Chris MacDonald, Shawn Klush, David Lee and Jamie Aaron Kelley perform. Saturday, 5 to 10 p.m.; doors open at 3 p.m. Clarion Hotel and Conference Center, 901 Dual Highway, Hagerstown. Tickets in advance cost $25 for VIP seating and $15 general admission; day of the show, tickets cost $30 for VIP seating and $20 general admission. For information or to purchase tickets, go to or call Donna Long at 301-739-2015, ext. 100.

Boonesborough Days

Food, early American arts and crafts, and demonstrations. An antique car collection display will be Sunday. Saturday and Sunday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Shafer Memorial Park, Boonsboro. Free.

Remembrance parade

The First Hose Co. of Boonsboro presents its remembrance parade in memory of those who lost their lives Sept. 11, 2001. Men and women in the military who have lost their lives and those who are presently serving their country also will be remembered. Sunday, 5 p.m. The parade will be along Main Street in Boonsboro. Call Vernon Brown at 301-432-4772 or send a fax to 301-432-2348.

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