Arts & Entertainment Today

February 25, 2007


FREDERICK, Md. - Steve Pearson exhibits his process-oriented paintings. Concludes today. The Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center, 40 S. Carroll St. Call Diane Sibbison at 301-698-0656, ext. 115.

Black history exhibit reception

Works by more than 30 living black artists will be on display. Opening reception noon to 6 p.m. Continues through Sunday, March 25. Just Lookin' Gallery, 40 Summit Ave., Hagerstown. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. Free.

Chess night

Open play. Chess sets are provided. All ages and skill levels welcome. 6 to 8 p.m. Port City Java, Long Meadow Shopping Center, Hagerstown. Call 301-790-5040.


Cardboard sled derby

MERCERSBURG, Pa. - Participants bring their own cardboard sled creations and race them down the tubing hill. 2:30 p.m. Sponsored by Cedar Ridge Ministries and Whitetail Adventure Tubing. $20. To register, go to

Orchestra concert

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. - A community orchestra will perform a Shepherdstown Chamber Music Series concert. 4 p.m. The Station at Shepherdstown. Tickets cost $10; free for ages 9 and younger and ages 61 and older. 304-876-9900.

Washington County Museum Consort

The concert will feature music of the Dutch Masters, and will be held in conjunction with the exhibition of paintings on loan from The Singer Museum in Laren, Netherlands. 2:30 p.m. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. Call 301-739-5727. Free.

Activities for dogs

Mason and Dixon Kennel Club will offer an agility mini clinic from 10 a.m. to noon; obedience run-throughs from 1 to 5 p.m.; and canine good citizen tests from 1 to 3 p.m. Washington County Agricultural Education Center, Sharpsburg Pike, seven miles south of Hagerstown.

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