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August 20, 2009|By JAMIE SHEKELS / 301-331-4885

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Valley Mall visitors, start your engines

Valley Mall will host an electric vehicle and hybrid racing challenge Saturday, Aug. 29, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Power of the DC-Electric Vehicle Association of Washington D.C., will be on hand for the event, which will take place in the Macy's Court area.

For more information, call the mall at 301-582-0700.

Art exhibit

The Washington County Museum of Fine Arts will host an exhibit of art collected by friends and members of the museum.

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Alumni group plans yard sale

The South Hagerstown High School Alumni Association will host a yard sale Saturday, Sept. 19, at SHHS from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. The event will be held rain or shine. Set-up time is planned for 7 a.m.


Spaces rent for $10. Those interested can call Christy at 301-416-7681. Registration forms are also available online at

Family fun day

The Jonathan Hager House and Museum will host a Colonial Family Fun Day Saturday, Aug. 29, from 1 to 4 p.m.

The event will recreate Colonial games for families. The deadline to register is Friday. There is an entry fee of $5 per family.

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Williamsport Days

Williamsport Days continue Saturday and Sunday at Byron Memorial Park in Williamsport. Events such as trolley rides, craft items and specialty foods will be available from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information, call 301-223-7711.

Springfield Farm Barn in Williamsport will host events Saturday and Sunday, as well. Canal displays, trolley rides, samples of homemade root beer and a restored vintage bus will be on hand. For more information, go to

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