Out and About

November 06, 2005

Greens show

Crossroads Garden Club will present its Greens Show and Afterglow. Floral designer Elizabeth Blackburn will create holiday arrangements. There will be door prizes, refreshments and a silent auction of filled baskets. 1 p.m. Women's Club Auditorium, 31 S. Prospect St., Hagerstown. $10. Purchase tickets from any Crossroads Garden Club member or by calling the Women's Club at 301-739-0870 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.

'Mighty Mo' car show

SHARPSBURG - A pre-1967 hot-rod and muscle car show. As oldies are spun, the original Marriott Hot Shoppes "Mighty Mo," a triple-decker hamburger, will be cooked and served all weekend. The event celebrates the release of the new limited edition print "There's a Moon Out Tonight," a tribute to the "Mighty Mo." Open house from noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, Nov. 6. Antietam Gallery, Md. 34 between Sharpsburg and Shepherdstown, W.Va.

Dog agility

BOONSBORO - Mason Dixon Kennel Club will offer the following activities:


Agility mini-clinics for beginners from 10 a.m. to noon. $25 per dog/handler team in advance, $30 on the day of the event.

Agility fun runs from 12:30 to 5 p.m. Outdoors and indoors, weather permitting. $6 for four minutes, $4 for a second run of the same dog. Advance registration preferred. Day of fun runs entries are accepted on a space available basis until 3 p.m. Washington County Agricultural Education Center, 7313 Sharpsburg Pike. Send e-mail to Renee at or Rebecca at 301-432-4347 or send e-mail to

Taste of Washington County

Featuring tastes from 12 local restaurants and a silent auction offering getaway packages to Williamsburg, Va., and Myrtle Beach, S.C. 12:30 to 3:30 p.m. The Plaza Hotel, Hagerstown. $25. Proceeds will benefit Miss Washington County-Miss Western Maryland Scholarship Foundation. Call 301-733-6340.


Hagerstown Community College show choir will perform musical selections from oldies to classic rock, plus favorite melodies from TV shows and movies under the direction of Korby Moss-Sanders. 7:30 p.m. Hagerstown Community College's Kepler Theater. Call Joe Marschner at 301-790-2800, ext. 509.

'The Farm Year'

An exhibit of artifacts and photos of farm life and work during the winter season. 1 to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. Continues through mid-December. Rural Heritage Museum, Sharpsburg Pike, seven miles south of Hagerstown. Call 240-313-2839.

Belle Boyd Museum

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - New exhibits include items from the Boarman House, the Wever House dig, Boydville and Aspin Hall, toys from the past, and quilts dating to 1911. The museum also has World War II artifacts, a room devoted to other wars, artifacts from the Civil War and the Belle Boyd-Martinsburg room. 1 to 4 p.m. Sundays; 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Saturday. Belle Boyd House. Call 1-304-267-4713.

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