Weekend calendar

April 06, 2007

Easter egg hunt

BOONSBORO - There will be candy and prizes. The story of the resurrection egg will be told. 2 p.m. Saturday. Boonsboro Family Worship Center, 7605 Old National Pike. Call 301-432-0707.

W.Va. Easter egg hunt

SHENANDOAH JUNCTION, W.Va. - Sponsored by Jefferson County Parks & Recreation. More than 3,000 eggs will be hidden for children of all ages. 1 p.m. Saturday. Sam Michaels Park. $3 per child. For information, call 304-728-3207.

Spring Agricultural and Transportation Show

Sponsored by Tri-State Farm Toy Collectors Club. Old and new toys will be featured. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Washington County Agricultural Education Center, Sharpsburg Pike, south of Hagerstown. $2; $1.50, seniors; free for ages 10 and younger. Proceeds will go to the Leon Thomas Memorial Scholarship Fund.


Plow day

Central Maryland Antique Tractor Club will host a plow day. Bring tractor and plow, just a tractor, or horses and plow; or just come to watch. Food will be sold. Wagon rides will be available. 10 a.m. Saturday. One mile east on Md. 26 from Md. 194. Call 301-694-6432.

'Things to Do'

A Canadian comedy, "Things to Do," will make its Maryland debut. A dis-illusioned and indifferent office worker, Adam Stevenson, decides to leave his job and escape to his childhood home to re-evaluate his "life strategy." 3 and 8 p.m. Saturday. A panel discussion will follow each screening. The Maryland Theatre, South Potomac Street, Hagerstown. $7; $5, ages 12 and younger. For information, call Washington County Arts Council at 301-791-3132 or go to

Park Day

HARPERS FERRY, W.Va. - Volunteers will help clean up the Schoolhouse Ridge Battlefield at Harpers Ferry National Historical Park. Volunteers will remove trash, fences, brush and downed trees in an ongoing effort to open the area for visitors. Volunteers should wear boots or sturdy shoes and be prepared to get dirty. Tools, trash bags and canvas gloves for adults will be provided by the park. 9 a.m. Saturday. Parking will be on-site at the intersection of Bakerton Road and U.S. 340. For information, call Ranger David Fox at 304-535-6282 or e-mail

Brunswick Railroad Museum reopens

BRUNSWICK, Md. - The layout, originally constructed in the 1970s, has been overhauled and digitized. Special events include Train Time Story Hour by C.A.F.E. from 1 to 2 p.m.; and "Highlights of the C&O Canal," a slide presentation by Doug Zveare. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. Brunswick Railroad Museum, 40 W. Potomac St. Museum hours are 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday.

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