Weekend Calendar

August 01, 2008

Trains for everyone

H0- and O-scale model railroads, trains for children to operate, historic artifacts, photos and equipment. Today through 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.

Ox roast

Mount Parnell Lions Club's ox roast. Food, amusements and entertainment. The Shippensburg German Band performs today and the Guilford Station Boys perform Saturday. Today, food stand opens at 3 p.m.; Saturday, food stand opens at noon. Entertainment begins nightly at 6:30 p.m. St. Thomas (Pa.) American Legion Grounds, U.S. 30, eight miles west of Chambersburg, Pa.

The Shackeltons

The Shackeltons, Skeletonbreath and West Philadelphia Orchestra perform. Today, 8 p.m. The Capitol Theatre, 159 S. Main St., Chambersburg, Pa. $10. Call 717-263-0202.


Summer Festival

Fahrney-Keedy Home and Village hosts Summer Festival 2008. Event includes a landmark search with a $250 cash prize, children's crafts, games, water park, petting zoo, classic car cruise-in, arts and crafts, the magic of Dean Burkett and a bake sale. Saturday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Fahrney-Keedy Home and Village, Md. 66. Free. Call 301-671-5000 or 301-671-5001 or go to

Signal Corps

The Pry House Field Hospital Museum and South Mountain Battlefield join signal forces for live signaling demonstrations and talks. Saturday, 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Pry House Field Hospital at Antietam National Battlefield and South Mountain Battlefield. Call 301-416-2395 or go to

Morgan County Fair

Saturday's entertainment includes Robbie Mann, Tori Anderson and Possum Holler, David LaFleur, The Tonehounds and Sam Cubbage & the Allnighters. Sunday's entertainment includes Kate Evans, The Stevens Family with The Sanders Sisters, New Moon and The Incredible Driftin Whistle Pigs. Saturday and Sunday. Berkeley Springs, W.Va. Entertainment will be in the plaza at Berkeley Springs High School, Connie Perry Auditorium and the lawn at Widmyer Elementary School. Go to

Auto racing

Lucas Oil Late Model Dirt Series shootout finale. Saturday 7 p.m. Hagerstown Speedway, 15112 National Pike, west of Hagerstown. $30, general admission; $35, pit pass; $35, reserved seat. Call 301-582-0640.

Music by the Lake

Rattlesnake Hill performs. Saturday, 7 p.m. Peter Buys Band Shell, City Park, Hagerstown. For a complete schedule, go to

Ballroom dance

The Andy Angel Quartet performs. Sunday, 2 to 5 p.m. Pen Mar Park, Cascade. Free. Call 301-791-1551.

Municipal band

The concert features Neal Corwell, who plays the euphonium. Sunday, 7:30 p.m. Peter Buys Band Shell, City Park, Hagerstown. Free.

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