Weather-related cancellations, postponements

December 20, 2009

o To report a cancellation or postponement, call The Herald-Mail newsroom at 301-733-5131 or 800-626-NEWS, fax it to 301-714-0245 or e-mail to

Berkeley County Board of Education

o The Berkeley County Board of Education meeting scheduled for Monday has been canceled.

City of Hagerstown

o The City of Hagerstown's liberal leave policy will be in effect on Monday, Dec. 21, because of the inclement weather. Employees in nonessential positions may take vacation, personal or compensatory leave. Emergency and continuous operations will remain open.

Fort Detrick closed Monday

o All Fort Detrick garrison activities, services and facilities are closed through Monday due to the winter weather. Updates will be posted as they develop. For more information, call the Fort Detrick Weather Hotline at 301-619-7611 or 1-800-256-7621, or go to

Four Corners Club

o The Christmas dinner and party scheduled for Sunday at The Four Corners Club in Inwood W.Va., has been postponed to Sunday, Dec. 27, at the same time and place.


Maryland Symphony Orchestra

o The Maryland Symphony Orchestra's annual Home for the Holidays concerts, Saturday and Sunday at The Maryland Theatre were canceled due to inclement weather.

Ticket holders will be contacted at the beginning of the week by MSO staff members to discuss options.

'Holmes & Watson'

o Sunday's performances of "Holmes & Watson" by Lee Shakleford at the FullCircle Theater Company are canceled. A new performance has been added on Dec. 26 at 8 p.m. If you had tickets for this weekend, and you can attend on Dec. 26, call 304 268-7798 or send an e-mail to: If you cannot attend on that evening, you will be issued a refund. Tickets cost $17 for adults; $8 for students.

Apollo Civic Theatre

o Sunday's performance of Irving Berlin's "White Christmas" at the Apollo Civic Theatre in Martinsburg, W.Va., has been canceled. A decision will be made later today about rescheduling the show for future dates.

Bridge Of Life Church

o The "Twelve Days of Christmas Program" at Bridge Of Life Church in Hagerstown will be Sunday, Dec. 27. For the latest visit

Living Nativity

o The living nativity at St. Andrew Presbyterian Church in Williamsport scheduled for Saturday has been rescheduled for Dec. 26 and 27, at 6 and 7 p.m.

Washington County Commuter

o It is anticipated that transit services will resume Monday.

Good Shepherd Ministries

o The Good Shepherd Ministries Christmas concert has been rescheduled for Sunday, Dec. 27, at 7 p.m.

Good Shepherd Ministries is at 19763 Longmeadow Road north of Hagerstown, on the corner of Longmeadow Road and Leitersburg Pike.

'Christmas Carol' at the Weinberg

o Both shows of the Maryland Ensemble Theater's production of "The Christmas Carol" scheduled for Saturday at the Weinberg Center for the Arts in Frederick, Md., have been canceled. Tickets can be exchanged for a future program at the Maryland Ensemble Theater by calling 301-694-4744.

Hagerstown Elks Lodge 378

o Hagerstown Elks Lodge 378 Christmas Basket program will be rescheduled.

Cowboy Christmas Dinner

o Antietam Recreation's Cowboy Christmas Dinner and Show scheduled for Saturday night was canceled. Ticketholders may reschedule by calling 301-797-7999.

Md. Motor Vehicle Administration

Online registration renewals and many other timesaving eMVA options are available 24 hours a day, seven days a week by logging on to For additional information, log on to the Web site or call the MVA's Customer Service Center at 1-800-950-1682.

Hedgesville (W.Va.) High School events

o The Hedgesville High School DECA Club's Children's Christmas Party scheduled for Sunday has been postponed until Tuesday. The event will begin at 5 p.m. (note time change) in the school cafeteria.

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