Out & About

February 03, 2006

One-Act Play Festival

The Theater Department of Hedgesville High School will present an evening of four one-act plays, produced by students and directed by the members of the school's Theater III/IV class. 7:30 p.m. today. Hedgesville High School auditorium, 109 Ridge Road North, Hedgesville, W.Va. Tickets cost $3 to $5. Tickets will be sold at the door. For information, call Henry Becker at 1-304-754-3354, ext. 3141.

'The Shootist'

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. - Shepherdstown Film Society will show the film, "The Shootist," part of its "The Last Western" series. 7 p.m. today. Shepherd University's Reynolds Hall, King Street, Shepherdstown, W.Va. Free. All films in the series are followed by a post-film discussion. Call Lisa Welch at 1-304-876-1837 or e-mail her at or call Mina Goodrich at 1-304-876-2159 or e-mail her atlarrymina@com.

Classical piano concert

Kenneth Huber, a concert pianist from Carleton College in Northfield, Minn., will present a recital of works by Beethoven, Debussy, Bach, Alain and Liszt. 7:30 p.m. today. Saint John's Episcopal Church, 101 S. Prospect St., Hagerstown. Free. Call 301-733-2560, ext. 108.


IceFest '06

A weekend of ice carving, chili cooking, food and more. Today, Saturday and Sunday. Downtown Chambersburg, Pa. For information and a schedule, go to

Black history presentation

Art "Art the Poet" Page will present the life and times of Jack Johnson, Paul Robeson and Mohammad Ali. 2 p.m. Saturday. The Contemporary School of the Arts and Gallery, 4 W. Franklin St., Hagerstown. Call 301-791-6191.

River City Brass

River City Brass will perform. 8 p.m. Saturday. Shippensburg University's H. Ric Luhrs Performing Arts Center, 1871 Old Main Drive, Shippensburg, Pa. Tickets cost $15 to $30. Call 1-717-477-7469, e-mail or go to

The Paschall Brothers

The Paschall Brothers will perform Tidewater gospel music. 8 p.m. Saturday. Shepherd Unversity's Frank Arts Center Theater, Shepherdstown, W.Va. Tickets cost $5 to $15. To purchase tickets, call 1-304-876-5113; or purchase tickets at the student Center Information Desk. Surplus tickets available one hour before each performance.

LAN gaming marathon

The 12-hour marathon will take place over a high-speed local area network and feature head-to-head competition. 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday. Hagerstown Community College's Valley Mall satellite center, Hagerstown. $14. Register at HCC's Valley Mall center or at the main campus; or via credit card by calling 301-790-2800, ext. 236. For information, call Jack Drooger at 301-790-2800, ext. 453, or e-mail

Sock Hop Saturday Night

Dance to the music of The Cruisers. 8 to 11 p.m. Saturday. Funkstown Moose Lodge. $9 per person. Open to the public. Call 301-733-9156.

Symphony Saturdays

Children in grades one through three will learn about and play instruments from the four orchestra families. This week will feature woodwinds. The class consists of four one-hour sessions on Saturdays through Feb. 28. Class times each Saturday are 9 to 10 a.m.; 10:15 to 11:15 a.m.; and 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. St. John's Evangelical Luthearn Church, Hagerstown. $20. To register, call 301-797-4000.

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