Weekend Calendar

December 16, 2010

Tree lighting, candlelight walk

Tree-lighting ceremony and walk to mausoleum, choir and bagpipe music and refreshments. Candles provided to visitors. 7 p.m. today. Rose Hill Cemetery, 600 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown. Call 301-739-3630.

Benefit concert

Matt Stillwell with special guests Hicktown and Tori Anderson with Possum Holler will perform; proceeds benefit Food Resources. 8 p.m. today. Break Away II Sports Lounge, 13726 Pennsylvania Ave., Hagerstown. $10 in advance; $15 at the door. $5 of each ticket goes to Food Resources. Call Break Away II at 240-420-6550. For more on Stillwell, go to

Christmas train layout

Trains running through wintry, Christmas scenes, plus local historical railroad artifacts and photos. 1 to 5 p.m. today, Saturday and Sunday. Hagerstown Roundhouse Museum, 300 S. Burhans Blvd., Hagerstown. $4; 50 cents, ages 12 and younger. Call 301-739-4665.

A visit by Yogi Bear

Yogi Bear and Boo-Boo will greet moviegoers in the lobby. Plus prizes and giveaways. 4:30 to 7:30 p.m. today and 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Saturday. Leitersburg Cinema, 20145 Leitersburg Pike, north of Hagerstown. Call 240-329-2062 or go to

Mountain holiday celebration

Live music, fire truck rides, horse and carriage rides, refreshments, Victorian-style Christmas service, tree-lighting ceremony and more. 4 to 7:30 p.m. Saturday. Summit Plaza restaurant, 15083 Summit Plaza; Blue Ridge Summit Free Library, 13676 Monterey Lane; and the Episcopal Church of the Transfiguration, 13646 Summit Ave., Blue Ridge Summit, Pa. Call Duke and Lynn Martin at 717-642-5645.

Meet Santa and Rudy

Rudy Ruritan, mascot for the Ruritan Club, and Santa will meet with the public. 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday. Earl's Market, 15755 N. Pennsylvania Ave., Greencastle, Pa. Free. Call 717-597-8893 and e-mail

Saturday at the Summit

Doris Justis and David A. Alberding will present original, traditional and holiday music. Holiday sing-along. 7 to 9 p.m. Saturday. Emmanuel United Methodist Church, 802 Summit Ave., Hagerstown. Tickets cost $3 and $5; free for children 9 and younger. Call 301-733-4720.

Maryland Symphony Orchestra

Maryland Symphony Orchestra "Home for the Holidays" concert. 7 p.m. Saturday; 3 p.m. Sunday. The Maryland Theatre, 21 S. Potomac St., downtown Hagerstown. $22; $18 students; $12 ages 12 and younger. Purchase tickets at 30 W. Washington St., Hagerstown from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. today or call the MSO box office at 301-797-4000. Go to

The Living Nativity

The Christmas story portrayed live with traditional Christmas music and live animals. 6 and 7 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. St. Andrew Presbyterian Church, 10183 Donelson Drive, Williamsport. Call 301-223-8887.

The Christmas story

A dramatic, outdoor presentation of the Christmas story with narration, music and costumes. 6 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Emmanuel United Methodist Church, 802 Summit Ave., Hagerstown. Call 301-733-4720.

Emerging artist exhibit

The Pride family will exhibit. 2 to 4 p.m. Sunday. Contemporary School of the Arts & Gallery, 4 W. Franklin St., downtown Hagerstown. Call 301-791-6191, e-mail or go to

Christmas concert

The Williamsport Community Band will present its annual Christmas concert. 3 p.m. Sunday. Williamsport High School, 1 S. Clifton Drive, Williamsport. Call 301-223-6538.

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