Weekend calendar

April 04, 2008


Hagerstown Community College's show choir, the Superlatives, presents "Made in the USA." The show features singing and dancing to American classics from all musical genres and includes everything from blues to rock 'n' roll. Suitable for all ages. 7:30 p.m. today. Hagerstown Community College's Kepler Theater, Robinwood Drive, Hagerstown. Free.


Hub City Cruisers hold cruise-ins on the first and third Saturdays of every month. Food will be sold. 5 to 9 p.m. Saturday. Long Meadow Shopping Center, Leitersburg Pike and Northern Avenue, Hagerstown. $2 per vehicle. For information, call Dave Wallech at 301-766-7546 or e-mail

Garrison Weekend - 1st Virginia

BIG POOL - Members of the 1st Virginia will garrison the fort and demonstrate the life of Continental soldiers during the Revolutionary War. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. Fort Frederick State Park, 11100 Fort Frederick Road. $3; $2, children ages 6 to 12; free for children younger than 6. Call 301-842-2155 or e-mail


Auto racing

First points race - regular show. 7 p.m. Saturday. Hagerstown Speedway, 15112 National Pike, west of Hagerstown. $7 general admission, $18 pit pass, $15 reserved seat. Call 301-582-0640.

Ali Ghan Circus

Ali Ghan Shriners annual circus. 1:30 and 5:30 p.m. Saturday. Hagerstown Community College's Athletic, Recreation and Community Center, Robinwood Drive, Hagerstown. Tickets cost $8 in advance; $10 at the door; and are free for children younger than 12. Call 301-790-2800, ext. 225.

Poetry reading at the gallery

Pepper Ballard, Miranda Brown, Ethan Fischer, Paul Grant, Sonja James, Christo D. Johnson, Art Page, Hope Maxwell Snyder and Ed Zahniser read their poetry. Mia Hoover plays cello. Refreshments. 3 to 5 p.m. Saturday. Contemporary School of the Arts & Gallery, 4 W. Franklin St., Hagerstown. Call 301-791-6191 or e-mail

Beaver Creek School Museum

The two-room structure, built in 1904, is operated by the Washington County Historical Society. 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday. Beaver Creek School Museum, 9702 Beaver Creek Church Road. School classes and home-schooling groups may tour the building during the week by appointment. Free. Call 301-797-8782.

Pops Walker and Paul Curreri

SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. - Pops Walker and Paul Curreri perform acoustic blues and soul. 5:30 p.m. doors open, 7 p.m. show Sunday. Blue Moon Cafe, North Princess Street. $12; half price for students. For information, call Cheryl Mansley at 304-702-0554 or e-mail

Sculpting: Going from Clay to Bronze

Sculptor Paul Rhymer discusses how a clay sculpture becomes a bronze. A reception, hosted by members of the museum's volunteer organization, the Singer Society, follows the presentation. 2:30 p.m. Sunday. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown.

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