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February 22, 2008

'Paper Clips'

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - A documentary about how students in a small-town school learned about the Holocaust. 7:30 p.m. today. Orchard House at Trinity Center, 4599 Shepherdstown Road. Free. Free popcorn. Snacks will be sold. Call 304-676-8739.

Shepherd University Wind Ensemble

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. - The program includes four centuries of music, from William Byrd through Aaron Copland, and features "To Tame the Perilous Skies" by David Holsinger. Pre-concert lecture, 7 p.m.; concert, 8 p.m. Saturday. Shepherd University's Frank Center Theater. $10; $5, faculty, staff and students ages 18 and younger; free for Shepherd students and Friends of Music MAC cardholders. Call 304-876-5555 or go to

'See How They Run'

The Potomac Playmakers present this British farce. 8 p.m. today, Saturday, Thursday, Feb. 28, Friday, Feb. 29, and Saturday, Mar. 1; 3 p.m. Sunday. The Women's Club, 31 S. Prospect St. $16 for adults, $14 for seniors/students. Call 301-797-8182.


Book author

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. - The Shepherd University George Tyler Moore Center for the Study of the Civil War will present Bruce Levine. Levine received the Peter Seabord Award for Civil War Scholarship for his book "Confederate Emancipation: Southern Plans to Free and Arm Slaves during the Civil War." 7 p.m. Saturday. Shepherd University George Tyler Moore Center for the Study of the Civil War. Call 304-876-5429.

Black History Month speakers

The Precious Jewels will make a presentation. Appropriate for all ages. Free. 3 to 5 p.m. Saturday. Contemporary School of the Arts & Gallery Inc., 4 W. Franklin St., Hagerstown. Call 301-791-6191, e-mail, or go to

Auto racing

Late models plus Syracuse qualifier modifieds, 35 laps each. 1 p.m. Saturday. Rain date Sunday, Feb. 24. Hagerstown Speedway, 15112 National Pike, west of Hagerstown. $15 general admission, $20 pit pass, $20 reserved seat. Call 301-582-0640.

The G.R.E. The Gospel Response Explosion, Part 1

The concert will feature Earnest Pugh, The Southern Gospel Singers, Christian comedian Brenda O and more. Liturgical performances by Antonio Nedd and Tontalia Williams. 7 p.m. Saturday. The Maryland Theatre, 21-27 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown. $40. Call 301-790-2000 or go to

Antiques and collectibles show

INWOOD, W.Va. - Coins, antiques and collectibles. Food will be sold. 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday; 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday. St. Leo Catholic Church, 2109 Sulphur Springs Road. Free. Call Chuck or Connie Quigley at 304-229-5885.

Black History Month program

Psyche Williams-Forson will talk about "Building Houses Out of Chicken Legs: Black Women, Food and Power." 3 p.m. Sunday. Washington County Free Library, 100 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown. Free with ticket. For reservations, call 301-739-3250, ext. 136.

Promisedland Quartet

FALLING WATERS, W.Va. - Promisedland Quartet, a southern gospel all-male quartet will perform. 6 p.m. Sunday. Marlowe Assembly of God, 9045 Williamsport Pike. Freewill offering. Call 304-274-2474.

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