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July 21, 2007

Ag Expo & Fair

The Washington County Ag Expo & Fair features agricultural-related events, tractor pulls, children's activities and live entertainment. Today's events include an antique tractor pull from noon to 5 p.m. and a youth tractor pull at 6 p.m. Sunday's highlights include a garden tractor pull from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and a performance by country singer Jay Henley at 7:30 p.m. Continues through Friday, July 27. Washington County Agricultural Education Center, seven miles south of Hagerstown on Sharpsburg Pike (Md. 65). For information, call 301-432-6854 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 to 12. Call 301-739-4665.

Smithsburg Pride Days

Smithsburg Pride Days will be today and Sunday at various locations in Smithsburg, including Smithsburg Veterans Park and the Smithsburg Public Library. Today's highlights include an all-you-can-eat breakfast from 7 to 10 a.m. at the Smithsburg Fire Hall; a 5K and fun run at 8 a.m.; grand feature parade at 9 a.m.; street dance at 7 p.m. at Smithsburg Veterans Park; and fireworks at 9 p.m. at the park. Also includes craft and food vendors, children's activities and entertainment.


Celebrate the Arts

Celebrate the Arts at Old Market Day features music and entertainment all day at several locations in Chambersburg, Pa. Also features more than 150 regional crafters and food. Food vendors. Courthouse Plaza will be the main performance venue. Today, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Downtown Chambersburg. Free. Call the Chambersburg Council for the Arts at 717-264-6883 or the Downtown Business Council of Chambersburg at 717-261-0072, send an e-mail to, or go to

Roundhouse Rail Days

The ninth annual Roundhouse Rail Days celebrates more than 140 years of railroad history. Features train displays, live entertainment, food and children's activities. Today, 11 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Martinsburg Roundhouse Center, 100 E. Liberty St., Martinsburg, W.Va. $5 for adults; free for children 12 and younger. For information, go to

Discovery Station

Robert Peters will present a program on reptiles and their habitats 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. Free for members or with museum admission of $5 to $7. Call 301-790-0076 or go to

Hagerstown Speedway

Sixtieth anniversary WoO-LM, 60 laps plus LS Special. Today, 7 p.m. Hagerstown Speedway, 15112 National Pike, Hagerstown. $32, general admission; $38, pit. Call 301-582-0640, send an e-mail to or go to

World songs

Singer-songwriter and guitarist Phyllis Chapell will perform folk, jazz, international music and original songs. Sunday, 2:30 p.m. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. Free. Call 301-739-5727.

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