Ongoing exhibits

October 04, 2007

A photo a day

FREDERICK, Md. - Kristian Thacker took at least one Polaroid camera shot each day for a year between May 2006 and May 2007. This exhibit features a selection of these photos. Continues through Sunday, Oct. 14. The Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center, 40 S. Carroll St. Call Jean Frank at 301-698-0656, ext. 100.

Nancy Rodig Regional Exhibit

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - The work of 33 artists, most residing in the Eastern Panhandle, are on view. Continues through Saturday, Oct. 20. The Arts Centre, 300 W. King St. Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday. Call 304-263-0224 or go to www.theartcen


WAYNESBORO, Pa. - Woodcarvings by Frank Feather are on display. Continues through Tuesday, Oct. 23. Renfrew Museum and Park, 1010 E. Main St. Museum hours are noon to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, and 1 to 4 p.m. weekends. Museum admission charge. Call 717-762-4723.



CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Paintings on paper and several sculptures by Franck Cordes. Exhibit continues through Thursday, Oct. 25. Wilson College's Gogigian Gallery on the ground floor of Warfield Hall, 1015 Philadelphia Ave. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Free. Call Philip Lindsey at 717-264-4141, ext. 3305.

New paintings

SUMMIT POINT, W.Va. - Paintings by Wilson Webb. South Jefferson Public Library, 49 Church St. Hours are 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturdays and 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays; call for weekday hours. Continues through Wednesday, Oct. 31. Call 304-724-7008 or e-mail

Photography exhibit

MONT ALTO, Pa. - Nanette Hatzes presents photography from her recent trip to Burundi. Continues through Wednesday, Oct. 31. Penn State Mont Alto Library. Exhibit hours are noon to 10 p.m. Sunday; 8 a.m. to 10 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Friday; and noon to 4 p.m. Saturday. Call 717-749-6042.

Oil paintings

Chris Shingler displays oil paintings of landscapes and light houses. Continues through October. Reception 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 7. Mansion House, City Park, Hagerstown. Hours are 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays, 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays. Call 301-733-0318.

Black-and-white photography

Black-and-white photographs by Matthew Prince will be on display. Continues through October. Reception noon to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 6. Contemporary School of the Arts & Gallery, 4 W. Franklin St., Hagerstown. Gallery hours are 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday through Friday, 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Call 301-791-6191, e-mail, or go to

Beaver Creek School Museum

The two-room school, built in 1904, is operated as a museum by the Washington County Historical Society. 1 to 4 p.m. Sundays. Beaver Creek School Museum, Beaver Creek Church Road. Free. Call 301-797-8782.

'Gramma's Apron'

Aprons used by local residents and their families' earlier generations. Continues through Sunday, Nov. 4. Washington County Rural Heritage Museum, Sharpsburg Pike (Md. 65), 7 miles south of Hagerstown. Hours are 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday or by appointment. Call 240-313-2839. Free.

Blenko Glass museum pieces

BERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. - "Blenko: West Virginia's Gift to the World" includes more than 100 pieces from the collections of the Huntington Museum of Art and West Virginia State Museum. Reception, 7:30 p.m. Friday. Exhibit continues through Sunday, Nov. 4. Ice House, corner of Independence and Mercer. Hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Friday through Monday. Call 304-258-2300 or go to

Beadwork exhibit reception

SHIPPENSBURG, Pa. - The Shippensburg University Fashion Archives and Museum opens the fall semester with a show of beadwork on women's clothing. Exhibit continues through Friday, Dec. 7. Shippensburg University's Fashion Archives and Museum, lower level of Harley Hall, 1871 Old Main Drive. Noon to 4 p.m. Monday through Thursday. Call 717-477-1239.

Copper & Canvas

Works on metal and canvas by African-American artist Jamaal Sheats. Continues through Sunday, Oct. 28. Just Lookin' Gallery, 40 Summit Ave., Hagerstown. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Tuesday through Saturday, and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. Free.

'Decorative Art'

Decorated ornamental and functional objects by six artists, Kathryn Fowler, Ruth Anne Garling, DeWayna Pittman, Barb Noel, Susan Shaffer and Linda Shumway. Continues through Saturday, Oct. 27. Council for the Arts, 159 S. Main St., Chambersburg, Pa. Gallery hours are 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday through Friday; 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Barb Noel will present a gallery talk at 7 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 27. Call 717-264-6883 or go to

'Tramp Art'

The exhibit draws from the collections of Lewis Allen and Doug Bast, and highlights an art form only recently garnering the attention it deserves. Continues through Sunday, Nov. 18. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. Hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Tuesday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, and 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday. Call 301-739-5727.

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