Weekend calendar

June 02, 2007

Pottery festival

The Cumberland Valley Pottery Festival, co-sponsored by Renfrew Museum and Park and the Nicodemus Center for Ceramic Studies and its Mont Alto Pottery Cooperative, celebrates the works and artistry of regional ceramists. Some work will be available for purchase. Today, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; Sunday, noon to 4 p.m. Renfrew Park, 1010 E. Main St., Waynesboro, Pa. Free. Parking is available in Renfrew's lower lot off Welty Road. For individuals with disabilities, limited parking is available behind the visitors center. Call 717-762-4723 or go to

Trains for everyone

Trains for children to operate, HO- and O-scale model railroads, artifacts, photos and more. Today and Sunday, 1 to 5 p.m. Hagerstown Roundhouse Museum, 300 S. Burhans Blvd., Hagerstown. $3.50, adults; 50 cents, ages 4 through 12. Call 301-739-4665.

Tractor pull

The Washington County Tractor Pullers Association will host a tractor pull. Today, opens at 4 p.m.; event starts at 6 p.m. Mason Dixon Dragway, 21003 National Pike, U.S. 40, east of Hagerstown. Call 301-791-5193.


Summer gospel fest

The Summer gospel fest and hog roast is sponsored by the Jefferson County Parks & Recreation Commission. Performers include Michael Birchfield, The Wilsons, Debra Spates, Inner Harbor and more. Events for children include a moon bounce and pony rides. Today, 4 p.m. Jefferson County Community Center at Sam Michaels Park, 235 Sam Michaels Lane, Shenandoah Junction, W.Va. $5 in advance, $7 at the door. For tickets, call 304-728-3207.

Hagerstown Speedway

Twenty-sixth annual Conococheague - 50 laps WoO LM plus PS special. Today, 7 p.m. Hagerstown Speedway, 15112 National Pike, Hagerstown. $30 and $35. Call 301-582-0640, send an e-mail to info@ or go to

The Spinners

The Spinners will perform Motown classics. Today, 8 p.m. H. Ric Luhrs Performing Arts Center, Shippensburg (Pa.) University, 1871 Old Main Drive, Shippensburg. $18 to $32. Call 717-477-SHOW or go to

Furry Fun Day

Kindly Canines will hold its second annual Furry Fun Day fundraiser. The public is invited to bring their clean and well-behaved dog for a day of fun that includes entertainment and demonstrations. Visit the 4-H Seeing Eye Puppy Club and local dog rescue groups. Try your dog on a Rally-O course. Games specially designed for pets. There also will be contests, parade, blessing of the dogs, hourly canine door prizes and an auction. Food will be available for humans and canines. Sunday, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Shippensburg (Pa.) Township Park, Britton Road, Shippensburg. $3 per person; free for ages younger than 12. All dogs must be with a responsible adult, on a leash and under control at all times.

Doll making seminar

Learn to make Mr. Sock Monkey during a doll-making seminar. Sunday, 1:30 p.m. Washington County Rural Heritage Museum, 7313 Sharpsburg Pike, south of Hagerstown. Call 240-313-2839.

Ballroom dance

Four Easy Pieces will perform during the Pen Mar Park summer concert series. Sunday, 2 to 5 p.m. Pen Mar Park, Cascade. Free.

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