Weekend calendar

August 08, 2008

Friday night gospel sing

BOONSBORO - Household of Faith, with Scott and Sharon Shepard, performs. 7 p.m. today. Boonsboro Family Worship Center, 7605 Old National Pike.

Trains for everyone

HO- and O-scale model railroads, trains for kids to operate, historic railroad artifacts, photos and 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.

Auto racing

Shorty Bowers/Bull Durham Championship - 40 laps. 7 p.m. Saturday. Hagerstown Speedway, 15112 National Pike, west of Hagerstown. $12 general admission, $20 pit pass, $17 reserved seat. Call 301-582-0640.


Shenandoah Valley insulator show and sale

MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - Hosted by Chesapeake Bay Insulator Club. 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Calvary United Methodist Church, 220 W. Burke St. $1 admission. Call 304-263-6140 or 304-671-5359 or e-mail

Stamp show

Hagerstown Stamp Club sponsors the Hagerpex XXXIX stamp and coin show. The show includes dealers in coins and stamps. A representative from the U.S. Postal Service attends until 3 p.m. Free door prizes and a youth table featuring free stamps for young collectors. 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Saturday. Plaza Hotel, 1718 Underpass Way, Hagerstown.

Music by the Lake

Red Henry & Friends perform. The concert series is presented by the Washington County Arts Council in cooperation with the City of Hagerstown. 7 p.m. Saturday. City Park's Peter Buys Band Shell, Hagerstown. For a complete schedule, go to

Leitersburg Peach Festival

LEITERSBURG - Food, peaches, peach pies, peach ice cream, crafts, petting zoo, antique tractors, quilt raffle, peach pie contest, pony rides. Sponsored by Leitersburg Ruritan Club. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, and noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. Leitersburg Ruritan Community Park, behind Leitersburg Fire Hall. Free admission and parking. Call Bruce Melton at 301-797-1335, Jake Green at 301-739-0109 or Bud Johns at 301-739-8077.

Land, speed & air

FAIRFIELD, Pa. - Cars, trucks, bikes and airplanes are on display. Glider rides available. Food will be sold. 9 a.m. Sunday. Glider Port, east side of Ski Liberty, Pa. 16, left onto Orchard Road, left on Topper, three miles to glider field. Bring lawn chairs. $5 per show car; $2 spectators. Call 717-642-1234. Proceeds go to "Save Our Liberty."

Second Sunday and flax harvesting

The four square garden is open for touring. Harvesting of flax crop from noon to 3 p.m. Washington County Rural Heritage Museum, Sharpsburg Pike, south of Hagerstown. Call 240-313-2839 or go to

U.S. Army band

Raw Materiel performs rock and pop music. 4 p.m. Sunday. Hagerstown Community College Alumni Amphitheater, Robinwood Drive, Hagerstown. Free. Call Lisa Stewart at 301-790-2800, ext. 346.

Jazz classics and pop tunes

Darryl Brenzel Trio performs. 2:30 p.m. Sunday. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. Call 301-739-5727.

Hagerstown Municipal Band

The concert features Ryan Chaney, who plays the clarinet. 7:30 p.m. City Park's Peter Buys Band Shell, Hagerstown. Free.

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