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April 26, 2010

MONDAY, April 26

Student art exhibit

More than 50 Hagerstown Community College students will exhibit artwork. Reception from 5:30 to 7 p.m. today. Exhibit continues through Thursday, April 29. HCC's Kepler Theater, off Robinwood Drive, east of Hagerstown. Call 301-790-2800, ext. 221.

TUESDAY, April 27

County Commissioners

The Washington County Commissioners will meet at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday at the County Administration Building, 100 W. Washington St., Room 226, Hagerstown. The public is invited to attend. Call 240-313-2203.

Hagerstown City Council

The Hagerstown City Council will hold a budget work session at 4 p.m. Tuesday at council chambers in City Hall, 1 E. Franklin St. in downtown Hagerstown. The council will discuss permits and insurance related Blues Fest, approval for a carnival, street closure for Wind Down Fridays and other issues. The public is invited. Call 301-790-3200, ext. 111.



Canadian Tenors

The Canadian Tenors will perform. 7:30 p.m. The Maryland Theatre, South Potomac Street, Hagerstown. Tickets cost $20; free for Hagerstown Community Concert Association members. Call 301-582-2734.

One-act play competition

Boonsboro High School drama students perform seven one-act plays at 7 p.m. Wednesday and Thursday, April 29, at Boonsboro High School auditorium, 10 Campus Ave. The audience's three favorites will be performed again at 7 p.m. Friday, April 30. Tickets cost $4 or $5. Call Michael Bair at 301-766-8022 or e-mail

THURSDAY, April 29

Focus group for health care

Tri-State Community Health Center invites residents and business owners from Hancock and surrounding communities to provide information useful for planning future services. 6:30 to 8 p.m. Thursday at Town Hall, 126 W. High St. in Hancock. Call 301-678-7256, ext. 247.

FRIDAY, April 30

Health fair

Tri-State Community Health Center will host its sixth annual Health Fair from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday at clinic at 130 W. High St., Hancock. Free health screenings. Call 301-678-7256, ext. 247.

'Into the Woods'

This musical intertwines the stories of fairy tale characters and explores the consequences of their hopes and dreams. 8 p.m. Friday and 2 and 8 p.m. Saturday, May 1. The Maryland Theatre, South Potomac Street, Hagerstown. Tickets cost $17 or $20. Call 301-790-2000.


Document shredding

Members of the public may bring personal documents to be shredded from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday in Valley Plaza Shopping Center at the intersection of Halfway Boulevard and Massey Avenue in Halfway. Paper and staples only; no credit cards. Free. Call 301-695-0080.

May Day

Morris dance performances, a parade, a maypole and contra dancing in Shepherdstown, W.Va. Parade starts at noon at German and Church streets and proceeds to Rumsey Monument Park. Celebration continues Sunday, May 2. For a complete schedule, go to, call 304-263-2531 or e-mail

Museum Ramble

A self-guided tour of Washington County museums. Maps and directions to participating sites will be available at the Visitor Welcome Center in downtown Hagerstown, or go to Most of the museums will be open free of charge and many have special offerings planned for the weekend.

Japanese festival

Part of its display of Japanese art and culture, Washington County Museum of Fine Arts hosts tea-tasting, an origami workshop and a calligraphy demonstration from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday at Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. Free; some activities cost $5. Call 301-739-5727 or go to


Band concert

WILLIAMSPORT -- Williamsport Community Band will present its spring concert. 3 p.m. Springfield Barn, Springfield Lane. In case of rain, the concert will be at Williamsport High School. Call 301-223-6538.

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