Franklin County Master Gardeners will offer a course on canning under pressure. 6:30 to 9:30 p.m. Ag Heritage Building, Franklin Farm Lane, Chambersburg, Pa. $10. Call Mary Ann Oyler at 717-263-9226, ext. 229.
Summer Arts Express
CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. -Children in grades two through six can explore "From Street to Studio: Graffiti Art" with Marissa Vevasis. 9:30 to 11 a.m. Tuesday, Coyle Free Library, downtown Chambersburg; and 9:30 to 11 a.m. Friday, Grove Family Library, off Lincoln Way East. Free. Call Council for the Arts at 717-264-6883 or e-mail email@example.com.
Thursday, July 29
Yes I CAN, food preservation
A review and updates for food preservation including water bath and pressure canning. 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Washington County Agricultural Education Center, multi-purpose building, 7303 Sharpsburg Pike, seven miles south of Hagerstown. Registration is required. Call 301-432-4782 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org by Tuesday, July 27. Cost of $15 can be paid at the start of class. Make checks payable to Washington County Treasurer.
Tuesday, Aug. 3
Museum Arts Academy
Museum Arts Academy will offer watercolor courses for children ages 9 to 13, 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Aug. 3, through Friday, Aug. 6; Art Adventures: Museum Discoveries for ages 6 to 8 with Anthony Messano, 12:30 to 2 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 3, through Friday, Aug. 6; Oil Painting with Ski Holm, 5:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Aug. 4, through Aug. 25. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. For information and to register, call 301-739-5727.
Tuesday, Aug. 10
Free art workshops for children
Each instructor will introduce their specialized interests to children between the ages of 6 and 12. The workshops are free and registration is required. Due to limited space, children may enroll for two of the 10 classes listed:
- Tuesday, Aug. 10 - Barbara Diefenderfer: Kool-Aid Dyed Silk Scarves, 10 a.m. to noon; Polymer Clay, 1 to 3 p.m.
- Wednesday, Aug. 11 -Leia Wood: Abstract Experiments with Watercolor, 10 a.m. to noon; Watercolor Landscapes, 1 to 3 p.m.
- Thursday, Aug. 12 -Kent Roberts: Drawing Super Heroes and Villains, 10 a.m. to noon; Drawing Caricatures and Cartoon Faces, 1 to 3 p.m.
- Friday, Aug. 13 - Kathryn Lant: Clay Vessels, 10 a.m. to noon; 3-D Sculpture, 1 to 3 p.m.
- Saturday, Aug. 15 - Amy Sullivan: Aboringinal Rain Sticks, 10 a.m. to noon; African Mancala Game, 1 to 3 p.m.
For information and registration, call 301-739-5727.
Kennel club classes
Mason-Dixon Kennel Club will offer the following classes:
Beginner agility, 6 p.m. beginning Monday, Aug. 2. $110 per six-week session.
Continuing agility, 7:30 p.m. beginning Monday, Aug. 2. $110 per six-week session.
Beginner flyball, 9 p.m. beginning Monday, Aug. 2. $75 per six-week session.
Basic/advanced basic obedience, 6:30 p.m. beginning Tuesday, Aug. 3. $95 per six-week session
Advanced flyball, 9 p.m. beginning Tuesday, Aug. 3. $75 per six-week session.
Super puppy, 6:30 p.m. Beginning Wednesday, July 28.
Competition obedience, 7:45 p.m. beginning Wednesday, July 28. $95 per six-week session.
Rally obedience, 7 p.m. beginning Thursday, July 29. $95 per six-week session.
For information, go to http://www.masondixonkennelclub.com
Adult exercise class for ages 55 and older
Pay-as-you-go exercise class for adults ages 55 and older. Exercises include cardio, sculpt, core and flexibility. Bring your own mat. 9:15 to 10:15 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. William Talley Recreation Center, 121 N. Bentz St., Frederick, Md. $2 noncity residents; $1 city residents. Pay at the door.
Upward Flag Footballand cheerleading registration
Oakland Church in Charles Town, W.Va., invites boys and girls in kindergarten through grade six to register for its Upward Flag Football and cheerleading program. Mandatory football evaluation or cheerleading orientation is noon to 3 p.m. Saturday, July 24. Deadline to register is Saturday, July 24. Practice begins the week of Monday, Aug. 16. Costs $75 per child. Call 304-725-3737 or go to http://www.oaklandchurch.net .
Learn to move from a fear-based life to a compassionate one. 6 p.m. Tuesdays. Rider Jet Center, 18539 Henson Blvd., Hagerstown. Call 304-279-6854 or e-mail email@example.com.