Weekend Calendar

September 09, 2010

Military band concert

The U.S. Air Force Airmen of Note perform the final concert in Red, White and Blue Summer Concert Series. 6 p.m. today. Hagerstown Community College's Alumni Amphitheater, off Robinwood Drive, Hagerstown. Free. Call 301-790-2800, ext. 346.

Pickin' in the Panhandle

A weekend of bluegrass music. Performances by Joe Diffie, Ricky Skaggs and others. Performances today, Saturday and Sunday. Lazy A Campground, 317 Kathy's Lane, Hedgesville, W.Va. Find ticket information, directions and information at

Puppy Paddle

Games, contests and competitions, shelter dog parade, puppy dancing and more. Proof of county license and vaccination records required at time of registration. Maximum two dogs per adult. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Chambersburg Municipal Pool. $4 per dog. Go to or call 717-261-3275.

Woodmont open house

Open house showcasing Woodmont Lodge and surroundings. Conservation organizations will display information and volunteers will answer questions and describe some of the history of the property. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Woodmont Lodge, Woodmont Road, off Interstate 68, Hancock. Free. Call 301-842-2155.


Patriot Day celebration

Saturday features a full day of events, including a 5K race, a 1.5-mile walk, a memorial service, motorcycle convoy ride to the Flight 93 Memorial Chapel in Shanksville, Pa., golf scramble, barbecue dinner, music and fireworks. Biker ride costs $15; proceeds will benefit Freedom Community Park. Letterkenny Army Depot, 1404 S. Patrol Road, Chambersburg, Pa. Call Lindsay at 717-267-9741 or e-mail">


First Hose Co. of Boonsboro holds parade in memory of first responders who lost their lives during the Sept. 11, 2001, attacks. The men and women in the military who have lost their lives and those who are presently serving will also be honored. 7 p.m. Saturday. Parade will be held along Boonsboro's Main Street. Rain or shine. Call Vernon Brown at 301-432-4772 or e-mail">

Boonesborough Days

A showcase of Boonsboro's history. Saturday includes: Sunspot viewing --weather permitting, continues through Sunday; birds of prey; Trolley Station Museum, open Saturday and Sunday. Sunday includes: community worship at 10 a.m. at bandstand; antique car show; rescued animals from Trego Mountain Sanctuary. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, and Sunday. Shafer Memorial Park, off Potomac St., Boonsboro. Free admission. Call 301-432-5889.

Noteworthy Sundays

Concerts sponsored by Washington County Free Library. Candice Mowbray performs classical guitar selections. 3 p.m. Sunday. Barbara Ingram School for the Arts, 7 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown. Free. Seating is limited, call 301-739-3250, ext. 136, for reservations.

Big-band dance concert

Jay & The Jingos perform. 2 to 5 p.m. Sunday. Pen Mar Park, off Pen Mar High Rock Road, Cascade. Free. Call 240-313-2700.

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