Weekend Calendar

April 07, 2007

Toy show

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

German Easter

Visitors will learn about bonfires and fiery wheels, Straw Judas, Easter eggs and Easter bunnies, all German Easter traditions. Today, half-hour tours from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Hager House, City Park, Hagerstown. $2 per person; free for those younger than 6. Call 301-739-8393 or send an e-mail to

Saturday Plus

Dean Burkett, aka Mr. Magic, will perform as part of Discovery Station at Hagerstown's Saturday Plus program. Today, 1 and 2:30 p.m. Discovery Station, 101 W. Washington St., Hagerstown. Class and museum admission costs $5 to $7; free with annual membership. Call 301-790-0076 or go to


Trains for everyone

The exhibit will feature trains for kids to run, HO- and O-scale model railroads, artifacts, photographs and more. Today and Sunday, 1 to 5 p.m. Hagerstown Roundhouse Museum, 300 S. Burhans Blvd., Hagerstown. $3.50; 50 cents for ages 4 to 12; free for ages 3 and younger. Call 301-739-4665.

Easter egg hunt

Sponsored by Jefferson County Parks & Recreation. More than 3,000 eggs will be hidden for children of all ages. Today, 1 p.m. Sam Michaels Park, Shenandoah Junction, W.Va. $3 per child. Call 304-728-3207.

Easter egg hunt

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

'Things to Do'

A Canadian comedy, "Things to Do," will make its Maryland debut. A disillusioned and indifferent office worker, Adam Stevenson, decides to leave his job and escape to his childhood home to re-evaluate his "life strategy." Today, 3 and 8 p.m. A panel discussion will follow each screening. The Maryland Theatre, 21 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown. $7; $5 for ages 12 and younger. Call the Washington County Arts Council at 301-791-3132 or go to

Hagerstown Speedway

Hagerstown Speedway will host Customer Appreciation Day and the first points race of the season for the regular show - super late models. Also, late-model sportsman and pure stock races. An Easter egg scramble for children will be held at 5 p.m., and there will be door prizes and giveaways for fans. Today, 6 p.m.; gates open at 4 p.m. Hagerstown Speedway, 15112 National Pike, east of Hagerstown. $7, general admission; $12, reserved seats; free for ages 11 and younger. Call 301-582-0640 or go to

Make Me Laugh

Beadle One Entertainment will present Ayanna Dookie, Sonny Fuller and Chad Beadle. Music by Tracy G. Today, doors open at 7 p.m.; show at 8 p.m. Georgia Boys Cafe & Lounge, 3058 Charles Town Road, W.Va. 9, Kearneysville, W.Va. $10 in advance; $15 at the door. Call for VIP seating. For tickets, call 240-367-7713 or 304-262-0422 or go to

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