Weekend calendar

December 30, 2010

Secrest Memorial Sing
Featuring Naomi and the Segos, the Morningstar Singers and Guilford Station Bluegrass Band. 7 to 11 p.m. Friday. Heritage Academy auditorium, 12215 Walnut Point Road, west of Hagerstown. Free-will offering. Call 301-733-9365.

Tri-State Singles Connection
New Year’s Eve dance for ages 21 and older. 8 p.m. to 12:30 a.m. Friday. Champagne toast at midnight. Knights of Columbus, 20340 Leitersburg Pike, Hagerstown. Members and nonmembers, $8. Go to

Polar Bear Plunge

The Williamsport Polar Bear Club invites area residents to run into the Potomac River to benefit the Humane Society of Washington County. Noon Saturday. River Bottom Park, off Salisbury Road, Williamsport. $25 registration fee; includes certificate and T-shirt. Free to spectators. Call 301-733-2060 or go to

Meet an artist
Meet Valley Art Association artist Terry Shotton from 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 2. Mansion House, City Park, Hagerstown. Free admission. Call 301-797-6813.

Christmas train layout
Trains running through wintry Christmas scenes, plus local historical railroad artifacts and photos. 1 to 5 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 2. Hagerstown Roundhouse Museum, 300 S. Burhans Blvd., Hagerstown. $4; 50 cents, ages 12 and younger. Call 301-739-4665.

Open house train display
The display will include trains operating on the new permanent layout, and a small American Flyer Christmas display. 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays through Jan. 30. Antietam Station, 17230 Shepherdstown Pike, Sharpsburg. Free, donations accepted. Call 301-824-2239, e-mail or go to

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