Weekend Calendar

November 06, 2009

Ghost tours

The tour is designed for adults and children older than 8. 7 p.m. today. Jonathan Hager House, City Park, Hagerstown. $3 per person; free for ages 5 and younger. Registration is required. For details and reservations, call 301-739-8393 or e-mail

New trains for kids to run

Layout featuring a Thomas the Tank Engine, a McDonald's train, a circus train and a trolley. Today through Sunday. 1 to 5 p.m. Hagerstown Roundhouse Museum, 300 S. Burhans Blvd., Hagerstown. $3.50 for adults; 50 cents ages 4 to 12; and free for ages 3 and younger. Advance registration requested. Call 301-739-4665.

Woodcarving show

CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. --Cumberland Valley Wood-Carving Inc. will hold a woodcarving show. 10 a.m. to 9 p.m. Saturday; noon to 5 p.m. Sunday. Chambersburg Mall, exit 20 off Interstate 81.

Dancin' in the Hangar

The band Dem Guise from Chambersburg, Pa., will perform a mix of folk, rock and blues. Historic aircraft will be on display. Light appetizers will be provided by Shaharazade's Exotic Tea Room in Shepherdstown, W.Va., along with a cash bar (beer and wine), a raffle of items donated by local businesses and a 50/50 drawing. Tickets cost $25 per person and can be purchased at The Community Free Clinic of Washington County will receive all proceeds from the benefit. 7 to 11 p.m. Saturday. Hagerstown Aircraft Services Inc., 14235 Oak Springs Road, Hagerstown, near the Hagerstown Airport.


Alpaca fiber festival

SMITHSBURG --Children's activities, farm tours, fiber demonstrations, spinning, weaving and more. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. Prairie Lake Alpacas, 13711 John Kline Road. For information call 301-416-0833 or go to

Ralph Stanley

Ralph Stanley and the Clinch Mountain Boys perform bluegrass music. 7:30 p.m. Saturday. The Maryland Theatre, South Potomac Street, Hagerstown. $30. To purchase tickets, call 301-790-2000 or go to

The Belles of Berkeley Chorus

HEDGESVILLE, W.Va. --The Belles of Berkeley Chorus of Sweet Adelines International will hold its annual show. This year's show will honor Rosie the Riveters. Comedy and barbershop music. In addition to the chorus, Ricochet Quartet, Carousel Quartet, A Touch of Velvet Quartet, Merry Hearts Quartet and Sweet Nightingales will perform. 7 p.m. Saturday. Hedgesville High School, 109 Ridge Road North, off 9 West. For information, contact Brenda Rahn at 304-267-4796 or

Walk the labyrinth

Featuring a cretan design and a petite chartres design. 1 to 3 p.m. Sunday. Grounds of Unitarian Universalist Church of Hagers- town, 13245 Cearfoss Pike. For information, go to

Sunday Strolls in Frederick

FREDERICK, Md. -- Janet Boss of Best Friends Dog Obedience will lead strolls to work on meeting and greeting manners. Weather permitting. Following the stroll, there will be an opportunity to have a Q&A with the trainer regarding housebreaking, chewing, food guarding and general obedience. Dogs of all training levels are welcome. Noon Sunday. Meet in front of Two Paws Up, 15 S. Carroll St. There will be a $5 registration fee. To register, call 301-668-7704 or go to

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