Ongoing shows

July 06, 2006

Paintings by Cimaglio

Paintings by Katherine Zinner Cimaglio are on display through July at Charles Town Visitor Center, North George Street, in Charles Town, W.Va. For information, call 304-535-2627.

Wachs show at museum

Artist Gretchen Wachs returns to her hometown of Hagerstown with an exhibition of paintings, prints and ceramics entitled "Then and Now." The show, at the Washington County Museum of Fine Arts in City Park, Hagerstown, continues through Sunday, Aug. 6. Museum hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday; and 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday. Call 301-739-5727 or go to

Art will prowl Chambersburg

The Council for the Arts in Chambersburg, Pa., will open "Dynamic Perspectives" on Tuesday, July 11. The show features oils, watercolors and ceramics by four artists - Ruth Durbin, Susan Shaffer, Frank Tkac and Lynn Uhlmann. A meet-the-artists reception will be held from 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Friday, July 11. The exhibit continues through Sept. 2. The gallery is at 159 S. Main St., Chambersburg. Call 717-264-6883.


Quilt exhibit

CUMBERLAND, Md. - Antique American quilts are on display.1 to 4 p.m. today and Friday, July 7. C. William Gilchrist Mu-seum of the Arts, 104 Washington St.

Blues and baseball

Music-themed paintings by Mick Williams, who painted the poster art for the 2006 Western Maryland Blues Fest, right. Also, classic baseball photos from the collection of Carl Kidwiler are on display. Continues through Saturday, July 8. Washington County Arts Council, 14 W. Washington St., Hagers-town. Go to or call 301-791-3132.

Digital prints by Lisa Sheirer

FREDERICK, Md. - Digital prints by Lisa Sheirer. Continues through Sunday, July 9. Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center, 40 S. Carroll St. Call 301-698-0656 or go to

Salon 2006

FREDERICK, Md. - Salon 2006 is an unjuried show featuring upcoming and established regional artists. Continues through Friday, July 23. The Artists' Gallery, 4 E. Church St. Gallery hours are noon to 5 p.m. Friday through Sunday. Call 301-696-8187.

Student art invitational

GETTYSBURG, Pa. - "Sorbet: A Time to Cleanse the Palette" is the title of the Gettysburg High School Student Art Invitational. Featured are nine student artists. Continues through Sunday, July 30. Hard Bean Caf, 17 Lincoln Square. Call 717-528-8378 or e-mail

Art in a variety of media

FREDERICK, Md. - Artwork created by students from the ARC of Frederick County are on display. Continues through July. Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center, 40 S. Carroll St. Call 301-698-0656 or go to

Art in the Hallway

Lucile Dieterich, a Valley Art Association member, displays her paintings. Paintings may be purchased through the hospital's gift shop. A portion of the proceeds from the sales will be donated to Washington County Hospital Auxiliary. Continues through July. Wash-ington County Hospital, Hagerstown.

Photos, sculptures, paintings

Sculptures and paintings by Lynn Lavin and photography by Katherine Campbell are on display. Continues through July. Contemporary Art Gallery, 4 W. Franklin St., Hagerstown. Call 301-791-6191 or go to

Janie Moltrup show

Valley Art Association features a solo show by member Janie Moltrup. Continues through July. Mansion House Gallery, City Park, Hagerstown. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays; 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays. Call 301-797-6813.

'Sisters Speak'

Artwork by 11 contemporary black women artists, featuring paintings, hand-made paper, drawings and more. Continues through Sunday, Aug. 27. Just Lookin' Gallery, 40 Summit Ave., Hagerstown. The show will be available for viewing online at Call 301-714-2278.

Train photos

"Arrested Motion: 1950s Railroad Photographs by O. Winston Link" features artfully lit photos of early 20th-century trains. Continues through Sept. 24. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. Free; donation requested. Museum hours are9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday; and1 to 5 p.m. Sunday. For information,call 301-739-5727.

'Down the Bridal Path'

FREDERICK, Md. - "Down the Bridal Path" explores the wedding traditions of Frederick County. Continues through November. Historical Society of Frederick County Museum, 24 E. Church St. Hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Monday through Saturday, and 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday. $3.

'Beyond the Battles'

The exhibit shows the effects on the farms and towns of Washington County and of the local battles and troop movements during the Civil War. 1 to 4 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. Continues through Friday, Dec. 1. Washington County Rural Heritage Museum, 7313 Sharpsburg Pike, Hagerstown. Call 240-313-2839 or e-mail a href="mailto:">

Vision exhibit

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