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April 09, 2010

Job Fair

The Herald-Mail and the One-Stop Job Center will host the seventh annual Spring Job Fair from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the Athletic, Recreation and Community Center at Hagerstown Community College, off Robinwood Drive east of Hagerstown. For more informaiton, call HCC at 301-790-2800 or go to

Singles dance

MAUGANSVILLE -- Tri-State Singles Connection will sponsor a singles dance from 8 p.m. to midnight at Knights of Columbus, 20340 Leitersburg Pike, Hagerstown. There will be DJ music, casual dress, cash bar, snacks and door prizes. 8 p.m. to midnight. Open to ages 21 and older. Cost is $6; $5 for members. Call 240-520-8985 or go to

4th Continental Light Dragoons

BIG POOL -- Re-enactors portraying the 4th Continental Light Dragoons will garrison Fort Frederick and demonstrate the life of Continental soldiers during the Revolutionary War. Event is 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday at Fort Frederick State Park, 11100 Fort Frederick Road. Entrance fee is $2 or $3. Call 301-842-2155.


Mercersburg Chorus

MERCERSBURG, Pa. -- Mercersburg Area Community Chorus will present its spring concert with soloists and a full orchestra at 7:30 p.m. Saturday and 3 p.m. Sunday at Mercersburg Academy Chapel, 300 E. Seminary St. The program features Bernstein's "Chichester Psalms," Puccini's "Messa di Gloria" and Barber's "Adagio for Strings." Free; early arrival recommended. Call 717-328-2324.

Spring kite fun fly

WAYNESBORO, Pa. -- Renfrew Museum and Park will host a fun fly from 11 a.m. to noon Saturday. The event is open to anyone who wants to fly a kite. Kite-making workshop from 11 a.m. to noon, $1 fee. Meet at the meadow behind the Mansion House, 1010 E. Main St. No charge to fly a kite. Call 717-762-0373 or go to

Park Day -- Antietam

SHARPSBURG -- Volunteers are invited to help clean up Antietam National Battlefield. 8:30 a.m. Saturday. 9 a.m. to noon, work projects. There will be a special interpretive program from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Meet at Antietam National Battlefield Visitor Center, off Sharpsburg Pike. Rain date is April 17. Call Debbie Cohen at 301-432-2243, ext. 13, or e-mail">

Museum open house

FAIRPLAY -- Washington County Rural Hertiage Museum wil host an open house from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. The museum is at 7313 Sharpsburg Pike, about seven miles south of Interstate 70. Free. Call 240-420-1714 or go to

Alpaca Days

Eleven local Alpaca farms will exhibit alpacas and alpaca products from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday and Sunday at Annapaca Farm, 10702 Mapleville Road, Hagerstown. Activities include spinning and felting, handling alpacas, weaving, alpaca educational demonstration and an introduction to raising alpacas. Free. Rain or shine. Go to

Ali Ghan Shrine Circus

New Jordan World Circus will perform two shows at 1:30 and 5:30 p.m. Sunday at Hagerstown Community College's Athletic, Recreation and Community Center off Robinwood Drive, east of Hagerstown. Circus includes exotic cats, high-wire acts, dog tricks, motorcycles in a steel globe and more. Tickets cost $10; $8 in advance; free for ages 12 and younger. For more information, call Jennifer at 301-722-5970.

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