Weekend calendar

September 26, 2008

Wind Down Fridays

Thique 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 before each Friday's event. Rain or shine.

Trains for everyone

HO- and O-scale model railroads, trains for children 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.

Arts & crafts festival

SHENANDOAH JUNCTION, W.Va. - Features about 200 craftspeople, live bluegrass music, food, wine tasting and face painting. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. today and Saturday; and 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. $6; $3 for ages 6 to 17, and free for ages 5 and younger. Call 800-624-0577 or go to


Teen Band Fest 2008

Everyone is welcome. Bring a chair and listen as local bands take the stage. Food will be sold. 2 to 7 p.m. Saturday. Washington County Free Library's parking lot. Parking is available at St. John's Lutheran Church parking lot.


BUNKER HILL, W.Va. - Inwood-Bunker Hill Lions Club sponsors a classic automobile and motorcycle cruise-in. Dash plaques to the first 75 classic automobiles. 5 p.m. to dusk Saturday. Mill Creek Intermediate School. Call Dan Lohr at 304-229-5003.

Mercersburg Townfest

MERCERSBURG, Pa. - Art, jewelry, craft and food vendors. Local musicians, dancers and school ensembles perform. Hickory Ridge plays in front of Flannery's on the Square from noon to 3 p.m. Saturday. Downtown Mercersburg. Free. For complete schedule, call 717-328-5827 or go to

Museum open house

Live music, songs and stories of the hobos from 3 to 4:30 p.m. Event from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. Beaver Creek School Museum, 9702 Beaver Creek Church Road, east of Hagerstown. Free. Call 301-797-8782.

Gospel music

GREENCASTLE, Pa. - Gospel concert featuring Guilford Station and By Faith. Food will be sold. Freewill offering. 6 to 8:30 p.m. Saturday. Pleasant Hill Fellowship Building, 3664 Coseytown Road. Call Don Kershner at 301-790-3310 or 717-597-3737.

Ten Thousand Villages

The celebration begins with a drumming demonstration from 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.; classical guitarist Candice Mowbray from 1 to 3 p.m.; Crystal Brown tells stories at 3:30 p.m. Guests can receive free henna hand art. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. Ten Thousand Villages, 13625 Pennsylvania Ave., Hagerstown. Call 301-797-3020.

Steam engine show

SMITHSBURG - About 60 craft vendors and 70 flea market vendors attend. Large display of antique steam traction engines, gas tractors and gas engines. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday; 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. Smithsburg Volunteer Fire Co. fire hall grounds. Call Dan Rishell at 301-824-1009.

U.S. Navy musicians

The Hagerstown Community College Alumni Association presents the U.S. Navy Country Current. 4 p.m. Sunday. HCC's Alumni Amphitheater, Robinwood Drive, Hagerstown. Free. Call Lisa Stewart at 301-790-2800, ext. 346.

Ballroom dance

CASCADE, Md. - The Yorkers perform. 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday. Pen Mar Park. Free. Call 301-791-1551.

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