October 05, 2007



FAIRPLAY - Weekly yoga class. 10 to 11 a.m. Wednesdays. Salem Evangelical Lutheran Church's Brill Fellowship Hall, Bakersville Road. $5. Call Sharon at 301-582-0204.

Line dance lessons

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. -Line dances from ballroom, Latin and country traditions. Six-week semester. 6 to 7:30 p.m. Thursdays. No partner is necessary. Join at any time. St. John's United Church of Christ, 1811 Lincoln Way East. $40 per six-week session, or $7 per class. Call Athena DeFreest at 717-552-0253 or e-mail

Ballroom dance lessons with open practice sessions

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Includes lessons, open practice and individual coaching. 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. lessons,9 to 10 p.m. open practice/individual coaching Thursdays. Six-week semester. St. John's United Church of Christ, 1811 Lincoln Way East. $8 per class per person, $15 for two people. Call Athena DeFreest at 717-552-0253 or e-mail


Landscape design series

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. -Franklin County Master Gardeners will offer its "Principles of Landscape Design" series of classes. Participants will learn how to create their own personal landscape plans. 7 to 9:30 p.m. Tuesdays, eight-week class. Franklin County Human Services Building, 425 Franklin Farm Lane. $10 for individual classes. Call 717-263-9226.


Gardening class

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. -Franklin County Master Gardeners will offer "Fall Gardening 101." Class meets from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday.

House Plants and Propagation. Topics include how to take plant cuttings, diagnose plant diseases and prepare plants for winter. Students may bring problem houseplants to the class.

Class costs $5 per person. Registration is required. Call 717-263-9226.


Home grooming for dogs

A new basic home grooming course for dog owners. Taught by Lori Sweeney, owner and operator of Licking Creek Pet Grooming in Harrisonville, Pa. Students will receive instruction on proper nutrition for a healthy coat, clipping, scissoring and thinning your dog's coat and how to choose a groomer. Offered through Hagerstown Community College. 6 to 9 p.m. Continues Monday, Oct. 15. Humane Society of Washington County, 13011 Maugansville Road, Hagerstown. $34 course fee; $25 materials fee. Class size is limited to 15 students. Students need to enroll at Hagerstown Community College. For information, call HCC at 301-790-2800, ext. 236; or go to


Yoga class

A free yoga class for middle school students. 4 to 4:45 p.m. Mondays, beginning Oct. 15. Contemporary School of the Arts & Gallery Inc., 4 W. Franklin St., Hagerstown. Registration is required. Call 301-791-6191, e-mail, or go to


Art classes

Washington County Museum of Fine Arts will offer art classes during October, November and December. Registration is required for all classes. For information, call 301-739-5727.

Children's classes: Young at Art for ages 4 to 6 - 1 to 2 p.m. Fridays through Oct. 19. Instructor is Kathryn Lant.

Young at Art for ages 4 to 6 - Two sessions,12:30 to 1:30 p.m. or 2 to 3 p.m. Saturdays through Oct. 13.

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