Weekend calendar

September 12, 2008

Teens After Hours

HANCOCK - Bring your favorite music or games, and check out the library's new Wii games. Computers are available. 7 to 9 p.m. today. For ages 12 to 18. Hancock War Memorial Library. For information or reservations, call 301-678-5300.

Wii 'Guitar Hero' Night

Participants use an 8-foot-by-6-foot screen with stereo sound. 8 to 11 p.m. today. Church of the Holy Trinity United Church of Christ, 17805 Oak Ridge Drive, Hagerstown, off Halfway Boulevard. Call 301-739-0702 or e-mail

'Nim's Island'

Family movie night presents "Nim's Island." Rated PG. Free popcorn. 7 p.m. today. Washington County Free Library's downstairs meeting room, 100 S. Potomac St. Enter from back parking lot. Free. Call 301-739-3250, ext. 132, to reserve a seat.

Wind Down Friday Night

KelBoBuJa performs. 5 to 8 p.m. today. The Maryland Theatre, 21 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown. $5; $2 for ages 12 and younger. Proceeds benefit The Maryland Theatre. Purchase tickets at the door or by calling the theater at 301-790-2000 prior to each Friday's event. Rain or shine.


Bluegrass and gospel

CLEAR SPRING - The Lewis Family performs. Not Forgotten opens the show. 7 p.m. today. Clear Spring High School. $10 in advance; $12 at the door. To purchase tickets, call 301-766-8086 or 301-766-8082. Food will be sold.

Hub City Cruisers car and truck show

Entertainment by Kool Kruisin Dave and DJ Dan Michaels. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday; registration from 10 a.m. to noon. Washington County Agriculture Education Center, Sharpsburg Pike south of Hagerstown. Registration costs $10 per vehicle. Call Dave Wallech at 301-766-7546 or e-mail

St. Leo antiques and collectibles show

INWOOD, W.Va. - Take-out dinners, breakfast and lunch bar, and book sale. All proceeds go to St. Leo Catholic Church building fund. 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. Saturday, and 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday. Free admission. Call Chuck or Connie Quigley at 304-229-5885.

Farm Day

Activities include a petting zoo, pony rides, live music, games, barrel train rides, obstacle course, tractors and more. For all ages. 9:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday. Ravenwood Lutheran Village, off Frederick Street behind Food Lion. Call 301-790-1000.

Antietam Anniversary Weekend

SHARPSBURG - The 5th New York Zouaves, Gen. Longstreet's Command and the Signal Corps of Central Maryland, are camped at The Pry House. Bayonet drill demonstrations and signal demonstrations are scheduled several times each day. Event from 9 a.m. to 7 p.m. Saturday; and 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. Pry House Field Hospital. Free. Call 301-695-1864 or go to

Williamsport World War II Weekend

WILLIAMSPORT - Military displays, equipment, weapons, uniforms, World War II re-enactors, encampments, LAVs, Willys Army Jeep, radios of the '40s. Abbott & Costello show at 2 p.m. Veterans will be recognized and honored at 3:30 p.m. Event starts at 10 a.m. Saturday. Town Museum, 14 Springfield Lane. Call Kim Bowers at 301-223-5002 or Joan Knode at 301-223-7229.

Auto racing

Hub-City 100 - IRS late models and 358 sprints 50 laps each. 7 p.m. Saturday. Hagerstown Speedway, 15112 National Pike, west of Hagerstown. $25 general admission, $30 pit pass, $30 reserved seat. Call 301-582-0640.

Dulcimer Festival showcase concert

Mick Doherty and No Strings Attached perform. 8 p.m. Saturday. Shepherd University's Frank Center, Shepherdstown, W.Va. Tickets cost $8 to $15; free for Shepherd students with Rambler ID. Call 304-263-2531 or go to


WAYNESBORO, Pa. - The Carroll County Ramblers, and Billy Lee Cox and Remington Ryde Band perform. 7 p.m. Saturday. Beck & Benedict Hardware Music Theatre, 118 Walnut St. $12; free for ages younger than 12. Call 717-762-4711 or go to

Flax rippling

Rippling removes the seed heads from the dried flax stems before it is retted. Joe Lubozynski shows the process using the ripple he made following an old design. 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday. Washington County Rural Heritage Museum, 7313 Sharpsburg Pike, south of Hagerstown. Call 240-313-2839.

Music at Pen Mar

CASCADE - Music by Just Us. 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday. Pen Mar Park. Free. Call 301-791-1551.

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