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Weekend events

January 13, 2007

Civil War re-enactment

The 145th anniversary commemoration of Stonewall Jackson's January 1862 Bath-Romney campaign into Bath (now Berkeley Springs) will be this weekend. The event will include an eight-mile preservation march and driving tour; encampments on the original campsite and original church; graveside ceremonies for Confederate and Union soldiers; and an open house at Jackson's headquarters, Oakleigh Manor. Sponsored by Bath-Romney Campaign Historical and Preservation Association. Today through Monday. Call 304-258-2224, send an e-mail to bathromneycampaign@yahoo.com or go to www.geocities.com/bathromneycampaign.

Trains of Christmas

The visions, sounds and snows of Christmas and winter on an O-gauge railroad featuring the trains of Lionel, MTH and others. Winter layout on display through Feb. 25. Today and Sunday, 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.

Model railroad display

The Waynesboro Model Railroad Club will hold a model railroad open house with HO-scale, two-rail and three-rail O-scale, and N-scale layouts. Today and Sunday, 1 to 5 p.m. Snow dates are Saturday, Jan. 20, and Sunday, Jan. 21. Old mill building, 3291 Waynecastle Road, Waynesboro, Pa. Call 717-762-9579 or go to waynesborotoytrains.blogspot.com.

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Saturday Plus

Catherine Schoen, a water specialist from Berkeley Springs, W.Va., will present "What Is In Your Drinking Water?" as part of Discovery Station at Hagerstown's Saturday Plus program. Today, 1 and 2:30 p.m. Discovery Station, 101 W. Washington St., Hagers- town. Free with museum admission of $5 to $7. For reservations, call 301-790-0076 or go to www.discoverystation.org.

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, 6 p.m.; Sunday, 1 p.m. Dinner served first with the show to follow. Washington County Playhouse Dinner Theatre, 44 N. Potomac St., Hagerstown. $30. Call 301-739-7469.

Bluegrass concert

Dead Men's Hollow and Rattlesnake Hill will perform bluegrass music. Today, doors open at 7:30 p.m.; show at 8 p.m. Leitersburg Concert Theatre, 20135 Leitersburg Pike, Hagers- town. Call 240-818-2629.

Christmas open house

Layouts that feature large G-scale trains, an O-scale roundhouse and turntable, an HO-scale layout with about 40 scale miles of track and 3,000 train cars on display. Sunday, noon to 5 p.m. Cumberland Valley Model Railroad Club, 440 Nelson St., Chambersburg, Pa. Free. Call Bill Robinson at 717-264-3081 or the club at 717-263-6447.

Memorial recital

The Hamilton Memorial Recital will feature soprano Karen Lubeck and pianist Jean Schneider in a program featuring Maryland poets and composers. The recital also highlights the work of Baltimore journalist and music critic H.L. Mencken, who promoted contemporary composers. Sunday, 2:30 p.m. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. Free. Call 301-739-5727.

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