Out & About

February 18, 2006


Storyteller Bunjo Butler will present cultural stories relating to African American history. Today, 11 a.m. Washington County Free Library, 100 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown. For reservations, call 301-739-3250, ext. 136.

Stamp show

The Hagerstown Stamp Club will sponsor Hagerpex XXXIV Stamp Show. The show will feature 13 dealers and the U.S. Postal Service. A youth table will feature free stamps for young collectors. Today, 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Plaza Hotel, 1718 Underpass Way, Hagerstown. Free.

Country-Western dance

Cumberland Valley Country Western Dance Association will hold a dance. Music will be provided by a DJ. Today, 8 to 11 p.m. Old Quincy High School Gym next to Mowery Elementary School in Quincy, Pa. $4 members; $6 nonmembers. Bring your own beverages. Call 1-717-762-6388 or 1-717-762-9292.

Dog training show 'n' tell

Pat Miller of Peaceable Paws, author of "The Power of Positive Dog Training," will talk about reinforcing good pet behavior. Miller's Scottish terrier, Dubhy, will perform at a keyboard. Today at 1, 2 and 3 p.m. Discovery Station, 101 W. Washington St., Hagerstown. Show is free with museum admission of $7 adults; $6 students; $4 seniors and military. For reserved seating, call 301-790-0076.



Miss Washington County, Miss Western Maryland, Miss Washington County Outstanding Teen and Miss Western Maryland Outstanding Teen pageants will be held. Today, 7 p.m. Kepler Theater at Hagerstown Community College off Robinwood Drive, Hagerstown. Tickets cost $15 for adults and include a program book. Tickets for ages 10 and younger are $6. Tickets can be bought from contestants, board members, at the door or by calling Barbara W. Carson at 301-733-6340.

Classical guitar

Classical guitarist Candice Mowbray will perform. Today, 8 p.m. The Red Guitar, 342 N. Washington St. in the old train depot, Berkeley Springs, W.Va. Free. Call 1-304-258-3809 or go to

Bluegrass music

Beck & Benedict Hardware Music Theatre will present a concert of bluegrass music featuring Flint Hollow from Leesburg, Va., and Hickory Ridge from Mercersburg, Pa. Today, 7 p.m. Beck & Benedict Hardware Music Theatre, The Barn, 118 Walnut St., Waynesboro, Pa. $10; free for ages 11 and younger. Call 1-717-762-4711.

Kiss tribute band Cold Gin

Kiss tribute band Cold Gin will perform. Today, 8 p.m. The Apollo Civic Theatre, 128 E. Martin St., Martinsburg, W.Va. Tickets range from $18 to $25, plus a $2 processing charge per ticket. For tickets, call the Apollo's box office at 1-304-263-6766.

Faculty jazz concert

The Shepherd University Faculty Jazz Trio will perform selections in the style of Herbie Hancock, Thad Jones, Cole Porter and Billy Stayhorn. Sunday, 2:30 p.m. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. Free. Call 301-739-5727.

'Peter Pan'

National Marionette Theater will perform "Peter Pan." Sunday, 3 p.m. Hagerstown Community College's Kepler Theater, Robinwood Drive, Hagerstown. Free. Following the show, the puppeteers will answer questions and tear down the set to show children how the marionettes work.

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