Out & About

January 07, 2006

Discovery Station

Joe Gambino will present "Native Americans from the Ice Age and Stone Age to the Present." Gambino will discuss and show artifacts from Native American civilizations. Local history will be included. Today, noon, 1 and 2 p.m. Discovery Station, 101 W. Washington St., Hagerstown. $7, adults; $6, ages 2 to 17; $5, ages 55 and older and military. Call 301-790-0076 or send a fax to 301-790-0045.

The Trains of Christmas

The visions, sounds and snows of Christmas past and presdent on an O-gauge railroad featuring the trains of Lionel, MTH, K-Line, Williams and Weaver. Today and Sunday 1 to 5 p.m. Hagerstown Roundhouse Museum, 300 S. Burhans Blvd., Hagerstown. $4, adults; 50 cents, ages 4 to 12; free for ages 3 and younger. Call 301-739-4665.

David Alberding

Songwriter and folk guitarist David Alberding will perform. Today, 7:30 to 10 p.m. Port City Java, 1551 Potomac Ave., Long Meadow Shopping Center, Hagerstown. No cover charge. Call 301-790-5040.


Live music

Beans in the Belfry will host The Kevin & Dale Experience today from 7:30 to 10 p.m. On Sunday, there will be a jazz brunch with jazz performers Chris Marsh and Jim Goodwin from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m.; and Tomy Wright will perform during an afternoon tea service from 2 to 4 p.m. Beans in the Belfry, 122 W. Potomac St., Brunswick, Md. Call 301-834-7178 or go to

'The High Cost of Low Price'

A discussion will follow this film, which explores the successful Wal-Mart business plan. Sunday, 12:30 p.m. Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Frederick, Md. Call 301-473-7680.


Two labyrinths will be open for free, public walking. Sunday, 1 to 3 p.m. Unitarian Universalist Church of Hagerstown, 13245 Cearfoss Pike, Hagerstown. Go to

Winter outdoor sports

Clyde Hicks from The Trail House will discuss winter recreational activities in the local area. He will talk about dressing for winter activities, the wealth of winter sports available locally, winter sports equipment and where to find it, and the places most likely to have snow. Sunday, 1:30 p.m. Catoctin Mountain Park Visitor Center, Md. 77, Thurmont, Md.

Tenor soloist

Tenor Jos Luis Snchez, accompanied by pianist Leticia MacDonald, will present a program of Zarzuela Arias and Spanish/Latin American love songs during the annual Hamilton Memorial Recital. Sunday, 2:30 p.m. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. Free.

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