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April 23, 2010

18th Century Market Fair

Artisans, sutlers and military re-enactors present an 18th-century marketplace and encampment. Today, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sunday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Fort Frederick State Park, 11100 Fort Frederick Road, Big Pool. $4; $2 for ages 6 to 12; free for ages 5 and younger. Call 301-842-2155.

Earth Day celebration

Music will be provided by Paul Pfau & Friends, Gypsy Dawg, Herb and Hanson, and others. Also art, crafts, food, children's activities and a farmers' market. Today, noon to 9 p.m. Morgan's Grove Park, corner of Kearneysville Pike (W.Va. 480) and Morgan Grove Road, Shepherdstown, W.Va. Free. Call 304-702-2620.

Family movie day

Today's featured films are "Jaws" (PG) at 1 p.m., "Young Frankenstein" (PG) at 4 p.m. and "The Return of the Pink Panther" (G) at 7 p.m. The Capitol Theatre, 159 S. Main St., Chambersburg, Pa. Admission costs $5 or $10 per person for all three movies or $3 or $5 for one movie. Call 717-263-0202.


Auto racing

Stanley Schetrompf Classic featuring Lucas Oil Series late models plus pure stock special. Today, 7 p.m. Hagerstown Speedway, 15112 National Pike. Tickets cost $30 to $40. In case of inclement weather, call 301-582-0640, send an e-mail to"> or go to

American Bandstand Dance

DJ Bobby Hays, as Dick Clark, will spin favorite dance music from the 1950s and '60s, along with trivia contests, rate-a-record and spotlight dances such as The Twist. Today, 7 to 11 p.m. Springfield Farm Barn, 14 Springfield Lane, Williamsport. Tickets cost $1. Refreshments for sale. Call Joan Knode at 301-223-7229.

MasterWorks V

The Maryland Symphony Orchestra will perform works by Beethoven, Weber and Mahler. MSO concertmaster Robert Martin will perform the solo in Beethoven's "Romance for Violin and Orchestra No. 2." Today, 8 p.m.; Sunday, 3 p.m. The Maryland Theatre, 21 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown. Tickets cost $22 to $49 for adults and $12 to $25 for children 12 and younger and for full-time students. Free tickets are available for kindergartners through 12th-graders. College student rush tickets are available for $5 beginning 90 minutes before the performance. Purchase tickets at the MSO box office at 30 W. Washington St. in Hagerstown today from noon to 4 p.m. and at The Maryland Theatre today from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. and Sunday from 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Call 301-797-4000 or go to

'Zombie Prom'

Hagerstown Community College's Robinwood Players will present the comedy "Zombie Prom." Today, 8 p.m.; Sunday, 3 p.m. Hagerstown Community College's Kepler Theater, off Robinwood Drive, east of Hagerstown. $7; free for HCC students. Call 301-790-2800, ext. 271.

Trains for everyone

H0-gauge model railroad, trains for children to operate, Thomas the Tank Engine layout, historic railroad equipment, artifacts and photos. Sunday, 1 to 5 p.m. Hagerstown Roundhouse Museum, 300 S. Burhans Blvd., Hagerstown. $3.50; 50 cents for ages 4 to 12; free for ages 3 and younger. Call 301-739-4665.

Van Looy Organ Series

Organist Martin Jean will perform. Sunday, 3 p.m. Wilson College's Alumnae Chapel in Thomson Hall, 1015 Philadelphia Ave., Chambersburg, Pa. Tickets start at $5. Call 717-262-2003 or send an e-mail to">

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