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Weekend Calendar

December 22, 2006

Trains of Christmas

The visions, sounds and snows of Christmas past and present on an O-gauge railroad featuring the trains of Lionel, MTH and others. Today and Saturday, 1 to 5 p.m. Hagerstown Roundhouse Museum, 300 S. Burhans Blvd., Hagerstown. $4; 50 cents for ages 4 to 12; free for ages 3 and younger. Call 301-739-4665.

Music show

"All-new Shake, Rattle and Roll" features music from the 1940s through today performed by actors who portray the singers and bands who made the music. Music from The Beatles, Elvis Presley and more. Today and Saturday, dinner at 6 p.m.; show to follow. Washington County Playhouse Dinner Theatre, 44 N. Potomac St., Hagerstown. $30. Call 301-739-7469.

Cowboy Christmas

An evening of entertainment, including a hayride, square dancing, live nativity and petting zoo, marshmallow roasting and ambush game. Dinner features barbecue beef and all the fixings, followed by a performance of "The Christmas Miracle at Eagle Ridge." Today and Saturday, and Dec. 29 and 30, 6 to 9:30 p.m. Antietam Recreation, 9729 Garis Shop Road, Hagerstown. Tickets cost $19.80 to $26.40. Call 301-797-7999 or go to www.antietamrecreation.com.

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Breakfast with Santa

A Christmas breakfast with Santa features music, comedy, soloists and prizes. Saturday, breakfast from 9 to 10 a.m.; show from 10 to 11 a.m. Elks Club, 66 W. Main St., Waynesboro, Pa. $7 for ages 13 and older; $5 for children.

Saturday Plus

Jane Bowen will present "Wrapping Christmas Gifts" as part of Discovery Station at Hagerstown's Saturday Plus program. Saturday, 1 and 2:30 p.m. Discovery Station, 101 W. Washington St., Hagerstown. Free with museum admission of $5 to $7. For reservations, call 301-790-0076, send a fax to 301-790-0045 or go to www.discoverystation.org.

Winterfest 2006

The event at the Hagerstown Ice & Sports Complex features singles, pairs and group figure skating exhibitions, and a 20-minute exhibition of youth ice hockey. Saturday, 5 to 7 p.m. Hagerstown Ice & Sports Complex, 580 Security Road, Hagerstown. Tickets are $3 in advance; $5 at the door. For tickets, call 301-766-9122.

Candlelight concert

Shepherdstown Music & Dance, a collective of local musicians and dancers, will host its Holiday Candlelight Concert. The concert will feature three acts, all of which will perform Renaissance-era music. Saturday, 8 p.m. St. Peter's Lutheran Church, corner of King and High streets, Shepherdstown, W.Va. $8 to $15. Tickets are available at O'Hurley's General Store at 205 E. Washington St. in Shepherdstown. Tickets also will be available at the door. Seating is limited. Call 304-263-2531 or go to www.SMAD.info.

Carillon concert

Guest artist Julia Littleton will perform at Mercersburg Academy's annual Christmas Eve carillon concert. Those willing to make the 70-step trek up Barker Tower can watch the carillonneur perform. Sunday, midnight. Mercersburg Academy, 300 E. Seminary St., Mercersburg, Pa. Free. Call Mercersburg Academy at 717-328-6176.

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