Top five things to do

June 11, 2009

Rosin up

Cello acts Cello Fourte, pictured left, and Lindsay Mac will be among the performers at Saturday's Unity Music Festival in Warfordsburg, Pa. Read profile of Lindsay Mac

Convoy, ho!

A convoy of military vehicles, including a 1918 staff car, is stopping at Fayetteville, Pa.'s Norlo Park on Saturday night. Read Saluting the convoy

Saluting the Convoy

Make 'em fly

Planes, trucks and automobiles will be on display at the Hagertown Airport this Saturday. Includes antique planes, muscle cars and a C-119 Flying Boxcar. Wings & Wheels car, truck and airplane show. First 100 cars registered receive commemorative dash plaques. 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Hagerstown Aircraft Services, at airport behind Tony's Pizza on U.S. 11. All proceeds benefit the Hagerstown Aviation Museum. Call 301-733-8717 or 301-733-7604 or go to

Green thumbs

It's June, so the gardens must be a bloomin'. Home and garden tours will take place this weekend in Washington County and Shippensburg, Pa. Read How do their gardens grow?


Feeling crafty?

It's an outdoor craft mall! About 200 juried artists and craftspeople will be displaying and selling their work this weekend at West Virginia's Mountain Heritage Arts & Crafts Festival. Read Festival attracts arts, crafts, music lovers

Pedal to the metal

If metal is your thing, two metal exhibits open Friday. Sharpsburg-area metal artist Scott Cawood opens a show at Ricco Gallery in Shepherdstown, W.Va. Opening reception from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday, June 12. Continues through Sunday, Aug. 2. Ricco Gallery. Call 304-876-2243 or e-mail

The Ice House in Berkeley Springs, W.Va., hosts Metal Fashioners, which includes sculpture, wearable art and functional pieces. Opening reception at 7:30 p.m. Friday, June 12; "hammer in" from noon to 5 p.m. Saturday, June 13. Exhibit continues through Sunday, July 19. Ice House, corner of Independence and Mercer streets.

We all scream for ice cream

Scoop up some family fun and ice cream at Brook Lane's anniversary picnic, Scoops & Wickets, this Saturday. 9:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Brook Lane campus off Leitersburg-Smthsburg Road, near Leitersburg. Free. For information, tickets and directions, call 301-733-0331, ext. 272, or go to

Strike up the band

Hagerstown Municipal Band continues its free Sunday concerts at 7 p.m. in City Park this weekend with a program that includes a movement from the sound track of "Lord of the Rings," led by guest conductor Micah Socks. Selections also include "Black Horse Troop March" by Sousa, "Catch Me if You Can" by Williams, "; "Rifle Regiment March" by Sousa and more. Elks Lodge of Hagerstown will present a Flag Day Ceremony; 7:30 p.m. concert. Peter Buys Band Shell at Hagerstown City Park. Free.


Snuggle up

Bring your teddy bear to the fourth annual Teddy Bear Picnic in downtown Frederick, Md., noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, where a panel of experts award the best dressed, most loved and most unique bears, and also the bear with the best face. Everedy Square and Shab Row downtown Frederick. Free. For a schedule, call 301-662-4140 or go to

Celebrate summer

Cars, crafts, music and fun are scheduled for the annual June Jubilee in Martinsburg, W.Va from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday at War Memorial Park. For more information, call 304-264-4842.


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