December 06, 2007

Go Figure!

A new hands-on children's exhibit explores numbers and letters using characters from favorite children's books, including "Arthur's Pet Business," "The Doorbell Rang," "The Quilt," "Frog and Toad are Friends," "A Lost Button" and "Goldilocks and the Three Bears." Discovery Station, 101 W. Washington St., Hagerstown. Admission $5 to $7. Call 301-790-0076 or go to

Biannual faculty and staff art exhibition

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. ? A diverse show of traditional as well as nontraditional work, including paintings, photographs, prints and drawings, along with conceptual and utilitarian objects. Continues through Friday, Dec. 7. Wilson College's Bogigian Gallery, 1015 Philadelphia Ave. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday. Free. Call information, call Phillip Lindsey at 717-264-4141, ext. 3305.

'Reflections of Emotions'

Works by Alla Zatova Maier. Continues through Saturday, Dec. 8. Washington County Arts Council, 14 W. Washington St., Hagerstown. For gallery hours and information, call 301-791-3132.


Mother, daughter art exhibit

MONT ALTO, Pa. ? Sarah and Robyn Jacobs exhibit their paintings, including portraits, landscapes, nudes, abstracts and other scenes. Continues through Thursday, Dec. 13. Penn State Mont Alto Museum of Temporary Art. Gallery hours are 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Monday through Thursday, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, and 2 to 8 p.m. Sunday. Call 717-749-6056.

Don Rees and Diana Suttenfield

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. ? Oil paintings by Don Rees and Diana Suttenfield. Continues through Saturday, Dec. 15. AIIA (Antiques to Art), 8566 Shepherdstown Pike. Hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Thursday through Sunday. Call 304-876-0659.

Art exhibit and sale

GREENCASTLE, Pa. ? Works by area artists and craftsmen are available for viewing and sales. Media include oil, pastel, watercolor, printmaking, photography, fiber art and jewelry. Sponsored by Greencastle Area Arts Council. Continues through Saturday, Dec. 15. Gallery 7, 107 E. Baltimore St. 5 to 8 p.m. Fridays, noon to 5 p.m. Saturdays, noon to 5 p.m. Sunday, Dec. 9. Call 717-597-3284 or go to

Annual Hood faculty art exhibit

FREDERICK, Md. - The exhibit showcases the works of eight Hood College faculty members. Continues through Sunday, Dec. 16. Hood College's Hodson Gallery in the Tatem Arts Center, 401 Rosemont Ave. Open daily from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. For information, e-mail Youngmi Organ at

'Poverty Doesn't Expect Visitors'

Dana Appleton Reitman's work is the result of living and traveling for the past four years in Malawi, Africa, one of the poorest countries in the world. A show of her photos continues through Friday, Dec. 21, at Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center, 40 S. Carroll St., Frederick, Md. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, and 1 to 4 p.m. Sundays. Call 301-698-0656, e-mail, or go to

'A Colorful Life'

FREDERICK, Md. ? Eric Carter's paintings that reveal a reverence for nature and animals. Continues through Friday, Dec. 21. Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center, 40 S. Carroll St. Gallery hours are 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily, and 1 to 4 p.m. Sundays. Call 301-698-0656, e-mail, or go to

Reflections from the Farm

BERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. - More than a dozen regional artists capture aspects of farm life in a variety of media from fiber and fine art to buttons and baskets. Continues through Sunday, Dec. 30. Ice House Gallery, corner of Independence and Mercer. Gallery hours are 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Call 304-258-2300 or go to

Paintings by Ellen Burgoyne

Paintings by Ellen Burgoyne are on display through December at South Jefferson Public Library, 49 Church St., Summit Point, W.Va. Library hours are 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. Monday through Thursday; 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday; 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday.

Crushed glass

Crushed glass art by Jim Cumiskey will be on display through December. Contemporary School of the Arts & Gallery, 4 W. Franklin St., Hagerstown. Hours are 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. and 5 to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday; 1 to 3 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Call 301-791-6191 or go to

Student juried show

FREDERICK, Md. ? Visual arts students display the best of the semester's artwork in a juried show through Wednesday, Jan. 2. Frederick Community College's Mary Condon Hodgson Art Gallery in F Building, Opossumtown Pike. Call Shane Sellers at 301-624-2863.

Holiday art and craft show

CHARLES TOWN, W.Va. ? Arts & Humanities Alliance of Jefferson County will host a show of original artwork, crafts, jewelry, pottery and leather. Continues through Sunday, Jan. 6. The Fire Hall Gallery and Charles Town Visitors Center, 108 N. George St. Call Betty Allen at 304-876-6188 or Charles Town Visitors Center at 304-728-3939 or go to

Miniature art

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