Ongoing exhibits

September 14, 2006

Friday, Sept. 15

Quilts and beads reception

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Reception 4:30 to 6:30 p.m. Friday for Chambersburg Quilt Guild's quilted wall hangings; BeadWrights' bead creations; and handwoven items by Robin Saulsbery. Continues through Saturday, Oct. 28. The Council for the Arts, 159 S. Main St. Hours are 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, and 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. Call 717-264-6883.


Photography exhibit

CHARLES TOWN, W.Va. - Robert Alfons Graf Jr.'s recent work. The photographs on display are his selections from a 16-day sojourn through Italy in 2005. The display will be on display during the run of "Picnic." Continues through Sunday, Sept. 17. Old Opera House's Heiler Gallery, 204 N. George St. Call 304-725-4420.

'The Color Blue'

CHARLES TOWN, W.Va. - An invitational art exhibit sponsored by The Arts and Humanities Alliance of Jefferson County. Continues through Wednesday, Sept. 20. Fire Hall Gallery and Charles Town Visitors Center, 108 N. George St.


Train photos

"Arrested Motion" features O. Winston Link's photos of 20th-century trains in 1950s settings. Continues through Sunday, Sept. 24. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. Free; donation requested. 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. For information, call 301-739-5727.

'Potpourri of Art II'

MERCERSBURG, Pa. - The fourth annual Nancy Horton Heefner Memorial Art Show presents work by artists from Washington County and from Franklin and Fulton counties in Pennsylvania. Continues through Sunday, Sept. 24. Mercersburg Academy's Sheridan Gallery of Irvine Hall, 300 E. Seminary St. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday.

'Paper, Paint, and Passion'

Artwork in paper, cloth and paint by Carolyn Crump of Houston. Includes the quilt "Zydeco," below. Continues through Sunday, Sept. 17. Just Lookin' Gallery, 40 Summit Ave., Hagers-town. Call 301-714-2278, 800-717-4278, e-mail or go to

Valley Art Association

Valley Art Association features paintings by members who were new to the organization in 2005 and 2006. Mansion House Gallery, City Park, Hagerstown. Through September. Gallery hours are 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, and 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays. Call 301-797-6813.

Art in the Hallway

Norman Ford's paintings are on display. Paintings may be purchased through the hospital gift shop. A portion of the proceeds from the sales will be donated to Washington County Hospital Auxiliary.

Two abstract shows

FREDERICK, Md. - Two solo shows by Nancy McLoughlin and Phyllis Jacobs. Continues through September. The Artists' Gallery of Frederick, 4 E. Church St. Gallery hours are noon to 5 p.m. Friday through Sunday. Call 301-696-8187.

A visual journal

FREDERICK, Md. - Marshall Dupuie displays his photography. Continues through Sunday, Oct. 1. Hood College's Tatem Arts Center, 401 Rosemont Ave. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily.

'Passages East'

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Paintings of Baltimore artist John Viles. Continues through Friday, Oct. 13. Wilson College's Bogigian Gallery, 1015 Philadelphia Ave. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Free. Call 717-264-4141, ext. 3305.


FREDERICK, Md. - Ron Roberson's "The Epiphany Series" is a group of paintings born out of the experience of writing poetry. Continues through Sunday, Oct. 22. The Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center, 40 S. Carroll St. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Saturday, and 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday. Call 301-698-0656, ext. 115 or go to

Paintings by James Condron

FREDERICK, Md. - Condron has painted in nearly the same location almost daily for the past year, using color to represent the vibrations of form and space. Continues through Sunday, Oct. 29. The Gardiner Gallery at The Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center, 40 S. Carroll St. Call 301-698-0656.

'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 Washington County's farms and towns of 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

Vision exhibit

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