Weekend Calendar

April 19, 2008

Children's program

A children's program titled "Behind the Scenes at the Hager House" will allow visitors to learn about what is hidden behind the scenes of the historic house and museum. Saturday, 9 a.m. to noon; Sunday, 1 to 4 p.m. Hager House, 110 Key St., Hagerstown. $2 per child. Call 301-739-8393 or send an e-mail to

Uniquely West Virginia

The Uniquely West Virginia wine and food festival is a free opportunity to sample dozens of state-grown products, including more than 30 vintages from six wineries. Antique vendors and shops also will sell items. The Sleepy Creek Children's Choir will perform "Voices from the Earth" today at 7 p.m. at Union Chapel. Festival runs today from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Berkeley Springs, W.Va. For information, call 1-800-447-8797 or go to

Coin show

The Waynesboro Coin Club presents a coin show with door prizes. Today, 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. ATH&L Fire Hall, 29 S. Potomac St., Waynesboro, Pa. Free. Call Les White at 410-848-3440.


Discovery Station

Robert Peters, aka "The Reptile Man," presents a program about reptiles as part of Discovery Station at Hagerstown's Saturday Plus program. Today, 1 and 2:30 p.m. Discovery Station, 101 W. Washington St., Hagerstown. Free with paid museum admission of $7; $6 for ages 2 to 17; $5 for seniors and military; and free for children younger than 2. Call 301-790-0076 or go to

Trains for everyone

HO- and O-scale model railroads, trains for children to operate, artifacts, photos and historic railroad equipment. Today and Sunday, 1 to 5 p.m. Hagerstown Roundhouse Museum, 300 S. Burhans Blvd., Hagerstown. $3.50, adults; 50 cents, ages 4 to 12; free for ages 3 and younger. Call 301-739-4665.

Cumberland Valley Sampler

Presented by Cumberland Valley Sampler, a show titled "Salute to Names, Nicknames and Monikers" includes singing, dancing, audience participation, games and prizes. Today, 6 p.m. The Capitol Theatre, 159 S. Main St., Chambersburg, Pa. $5 at the door. Call 717-263-0202 or go to

MasterWorks V

The Maryland Symphony Orchestra presents MasterWorks V, the orchestra's season finale. Among the selections are Leonard Bernstein's Overture to "Candide," George Gershwin's Piano Concerto in F and Sergei Rachmaninoff's Symphony No. 2 in E Minor, Op. 27. Today, 8 p.m.; Sunday, 3 p.m. The Maryland Theatre, 21 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown. Tickets cost $21 to $48 for adults and $11 to $24 for students and children 12 and younger. Last-minute student tickets cost $5. For tickets and information, call 301-797-4000 or go to

Jazz concert

The Joshua Bayer Jazz Trio performs. Sunday, 2:30 p.m.. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. Free. Call 301-739-5727.

Christian rock

Skillet, a Christian rock band, will perform with guests Thousand Foot Krutch. Sunday, 6 p.m.; doors open at 5:30 p.m. North Hagerstown High School, 1200 Pennsylvania Ave., Hagerstown. Tickets cost $18. For information, call 717-491-1955 or go to

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