Weekend calendar

May 09, 2008

'Know Love, Know Power: the Musical'

Authentic Community Theatre presents "Know Love, Know Power: the Musical." The all-original production is a celebration of growing-up and communication between parents and children. Parents are encouraged to accompany their children. Free T-shirts and CDs of the original music are given to the first 50 people at the door. 8 to 10 p.m. today. The Maryland Theatre, South Potomac Street, Hagerstown. Free. Call 301-491-7228, e-mail, or go to

Studio tour

The Cumberland Valley Craftsmen semi-annual studio tour features 10 studios and galleries in south central Pennsylvania. Meet the artists and observe fine art and craft being created. Noon to 6 p.m. today; and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. Studios are in Mercersburg, Greencastle, Waynesboro, Mont Alto and Chambersburg; also the galleries of Greencastle Area Arts Council and Council for the Arts in Chambersburg. Maps and information for the free, self-guided tour are at or call 717-597-9685.


Annual plant fair

BERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. - Morgan County Master Gardeners are holding a plant fair. There also is a master gardener education center, literature, demonstrations, a plant doctor and a special children's area. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. today; 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. Berkeley Springs State Park, W.Va. 522 and Fairfax Street in downtown Berkeley Springs. Call 304-258-8400.

Trains for everyone

HO- and O-scale model railroads, trains for kids to operate, artifacts and photos and historic railroad equipment. 1 to 5 p.m. today, Saturday, and Sunday. 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.

March of Dimes car and truck show

WAYNESBORO, Pa. - Cars and trucks are on display. There also are games for children, a yard sale and craft show, food, and a 50/50 drawing. 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday; registration from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m., $10 registration fee. Waynesboro Kmart parking lot. Call Corey Shetler at 717-729-1797.

Vikings for teens

Ken Koll presents a program about the Viking age. Suggested ages for this presentation are 13 and older. 2 p.m. Saturday. 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


Dwight Williams tells stories. 11 a.m. to noon Saturday. Contemporary School of the Arts & Gallery, 4 W. Franklin St., Hagerstown. Advance registration is required. E-mail

Pangaea festival

FREDERICK, Md. - Musical entertainment includes Caribbean steel drum concert, African music and storytelling, Asian musical and dance performances, Andes Mountain music and a salsa band. Naturalization ceremony at 11 a.m. Saturday; the event continues to 6 p.m. Westridge Square Shopping Center parking lot, on U.S. 40. Go to

Herb fair

HARPERS FERRY, W.Va. - Women's Club of the Harpers Ferry District holds its 24th annual herb fair. Many varieties of annual and perennial herb plants, heirloom tomato seedlings, new garden items, handmade troughs, and stepping stones as well as baked goods are sold. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Camp Hill Park's bandstand area, Washington Street (main street).

Mother's Day gospel sing

BOONSBORO - Restoration, a southern gospel music group from central Virginia, performs. 6 p.m. Sunday. Boonsboro Family Worship Center, 7605 Old National Pike.

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