Weekend calendar

March 03, 2007

Coin show

Coin show will feature the buying, selling and trading of coins, currency, stamps and postcards. Sponsored by the Interstate Coin Club. Today, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Grand Venice Hotel, 431 Dual Highway, Hagerstown. Free.

Hagerstown Speedway

Octoberfest qualifier featuring big block modified race cars and late models, 30 laps each. Today, 1 p.m. Hagerstown Speedway, 15112 National Pike, Hagerstown. $15 to $20. Rain date is Sunday. Call 301-582-0640, send an e-mail to or go to www.hagerstown


The National Marionette Theatre will present "Pinocchio," based on the original book. Today, 3 p.m. Hagerstown Community College's Kepler Theater, Robinwood Drive, Hagerstown. Free.


Children's art workshop

Children ages 5 to 12 will put together sculptures during "It's Not Junk, It's Art!" Today, 3 to 4:30 p.m. Discovery Station at Hagerstown, 101 W. Washington St., Hagerstown. $5 materials fee for participants. Snacks will be provided. Admission for parents costs $5. To register, call the Maryland Symphony Orchestra at 301-797-4000.

MSO family concert

The Maryland Symphony Orchestra will present its annual family concert featuring musical storytellers of Tales & Scales in "Just Beyond the Junkyard." Today, 5 p.m.. The Maryland Theatre, 21 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown. $20, adults; $12, ages 12 and younger. For tickets, call 301-797-4000 or visit the box office at 30 W. Washington St. in Hagerstown.

Latin jazz concert

The Poncho Sanchez Latin Jazz Ensemble will perform. Today, 8 p.m. The Capitol Theatre, 159 S. Main St., Chambersburg, Pa. $20; $10 for students in kindergarten through 12th grade. For tickets, call 717-263-0202. For information, go to

Comedy show

Beadle One Entertainment will present Make Me Laugh all-star comedy weekend with Seaton Smith, Matt Wilder and Sonny. Music by Tracy G. Today, 8 p.m. Georgia Boys Caf & Lounge, 3058 Charlestown Road, W.Va. 9, Kearneysville, W.Va. $15. Call 240-367-7713.

Organ recital

Mary Ward will perform works by Bach, Binge, Buxtehude, Callahan, Gershwin, Lang, Langlais, Massenet, Peloquin, Purvis, Thornhill and others. The concert will celebrate the 59-rank, 3,737-pipe vintage Mller organ. Sunday, 3 p.m. St. John's Lutheran Church, 141 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown. Children are welcome, and child care is available if desired. Freewill offering.

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