Weekend Calendar

August 12, 2006

Steam & Gas Show

C.V. Antique Engine & Machinery Association's 24th annual Steam & Gas Show. Large tractor display, steam engines, saw milling, stone crushing, threshing, blacksmith shop, kiddie tractor pulls, daily parade, flea market and food. Sale of quilt featuring International today at 2 p.m. Today and Sunday, 8 a.m. to dusk. Twin Bridge Show Grounds, five miles west of Chambersburg, Pa., on U.S. 30, 1 1/4 mile north on Twin Bridge Road. Free. Call 717-263-5588.

Peach festival

The Leitersburg Peach Festival features crafts, petting zoo, antique tractors, pony rides, children's barrel train and more. Food includes peaches, peach pies and peach ice cream. Today, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sunday, noon to 5 p.m. Leitersburg Ruritan Community Park, behind Leitersburg Fire Hall, Leitersburg. Free.

TeenFest 06

Covenant Life Church and its Crossfire Youth Ministry will present TeenFest 06. Special guests include Miss Washington County Carrie Shank, Hagerstown Suns players and bands. Activities include a dunking booth, pie-eating contest, other games and a three-on-three basketball tournament. Today, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Fairgrounds Park, Hagerstown. Call 301-797-1165 or go to


Car, truck and motorcycle show

Proceeds from the show will go to Classic Car Group for Children and Dream Come True. Dash plaques for first 200 entries. Top 100 awards, plus best GM, Ford, Mopar, paint, interior, long distance and club. Today, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saunderosa Park, 5909 Little Cove Road, off Pa. 16 west of Greencastle, Pa. $3. Call 717-328-2216.


Nicolo Whimsey presents juggling, music, storytelling and more in a show for families. Today, 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Hagerstown Community College's Alumni Amphitheater, Robinwood Drive, Hagerstown. Bring a donation of a school supply to benefit Children in Need Inc.

Music by the Lake

Borderline will perform. Today, 7 p.m. City Park band shell, Hagerstown. Free.

Car show

Car show, chicken barbecue and flea market, fire and emergency service displays and silent auction. Fundraiser for Fire and Rescue Volunteers of Fire Station 8. Today. Rohrersville fire hall, 3417 Rohrersville Road, Rohrersville. Free. Rent a 10-foot-by-20-foot flea market space for $20. Call 301-606-0156.

Heritage festival

Highlights of the African American Cultural & Heritage Festival include several marching units today; Art Miller Gospel Revue today from 4 to 5 p.m. on the stage; The Signatures, all-female doo-wop, today at 7:30 p.m. at Betty Roper Auditorium; and a gospel program and membership drive Sunday at 3 p.m. at Betty Roper Auditorium. Wright Denny Intermediate School, 209 W. Congress St., Charles Town, W.Va. Free. Call 304-725-9610.

Summer concert

Hosanna, a contemporary Christian band, will perform Sunday from 5:45 to 6:40 p.m., and Williamsport Community Band will perform Sunday from 7:05 to 8 p.m. during Boonsboro's Summer Concert Series. Shafer Memorial Park, Boonsboro.

Municipal band

Hagerstown Municipal Band will perform, featuring alto saxophone soloist Scott Benford. Selections include music by Brahms, Mahr and Texidor. Sunday, 7:30 p.m.. Peter Buys Band Shell, City Park, Hagerstown. Free.

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