Weekend Calendar

February 06, 2009

Chocolate festival

Chocolate cookies, chocolate brownies, chocolate fountain, chocolate candy, chocolate cakes, chocolate milk and more chocolate. Also includes a silent auction, pie throwing, Valentine crafts for children, cookie contest and Willy Wonka movie. Today, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Trinity Lutheran Church, 16 N. Main St., Smithsburg.

One-man show

Michael Cooper's one-man show features handcrafted masks, original stories of courage and wonder, outlandish stilt dancing and a physical repertoire that ranges from the madcap to the sublime. Today, 2 p.m. The Maryland Theatre, 21-27 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown. $15. For tickets, call 301-790-2000 or go to

Saturday Plus

Jerry Spessard will discuss the history of the Hagerstown Almanac as part of Discovery Station at Hagerstown's Saturday Plus program. Today, 2 p.m. Discovery Station, 101 W. Washington St., Hagerstown. Free with paid museum admission. Call 301-790-0076.

Valentine show

Italian dinner and vocal and dance performances by some of the same performers from Cowboy Christmas, such as 7-year-old singer Hannah Richardson and dancing by the Texas Tumbleweeds. Today, Friday, Feb. 13, and Saturday, Feb. 14, 6 to 9 p.m. Antietam Recreation, 9745 Garis Shop Road, Hagerstown. $25; $23, seniors and groups of eight or more. Does not include tax. Reservations required. For reservations, call 301-797-7999. For information, go to


Country western dance

Cumberland Valley Country Western Dance Association will hold a dance. Music by D.J. Fullhouse. Today, 8 to 11 p.m. Old Quincy High School gym next to Mowery Elementary School off Pa. 997, Quincy, Pa. Call 717-762-6388 or 717-762-9292.

JMSO Recital Series

West Shore Piano Trio performs. Sunday, 2:30 p.m. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. Call 301-739-5727 or go to

Classical music

Guitarist Candice Mowbray and flutist Morgan Jenkins perform works by Ravel, Faure, Satie and Debussy. Sunday, 3 p.m. Washington County Free Library, 100 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown.

'Puttin' on the Hitz'

"Puttin' on the Hitz ... Best of the Great American Songbook" features choreography, scenery, costumes and eight professional singers/dancers plus a quartet of jazz musicians. Sunday, 7:30 p.m. The Capitol Theatre, 159 S. Main St., Chambersburg, Pa. Tickets cost $28 to $38 plus service charge. For tickets, call 717-263-0202.

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