Weekend calendar

January 06, 2011

Two guitarists perform
First Friday Coffeehouse will feature guitarists Sam Pacetti and Ed Barney. Snacks and refreshments served. Doors open for social time and open microphone sign-up at 7:30 p.m. Trinity United Methodist Church Orchard House, 4599 Shepherdstown Road, midway between Martinsburg and Shepherdstown, W.Va. $10 donation requested. Call Steve Warner at 304-676-4422 or 304-876-2915.

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

Telescope clinic
Tristate Astronomers will host a telescope clinic. Bring in telescope with pertinent parts, manuals, stands, etc., and amateur astronomers will help set up or troubleshoot equipment and teach new owners how to use a telescope. 10:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Saturday. Smithsburg Library Community Room, 66 W. Water St., Smithsburg. Free. Call 301-824-7722.

Model railroad open house
Waynesboro Model Railroad Club’s open house will include HO-scale, two-rail and three-rail O-scale, N-scale layouts. 1 to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Waynesboro Model Railroad Club, 3291 Waynecastle Road, off Pa. 16, turn right just before the white railroad underpass. Free, donations accepted. Call 717-762-9579 or

Piano concert
Joseph Smith will perform a program including “Lyric Pieces” by Grieg, Fantasy in C minor by Mozart and “Invitation to the Dance” by von Weber. 2:30 p.m. Sunday; a reception will follow. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. $5; free for members. Call 301-739-5727 or go to

Early rock
The Flashbacks will perform music of the 1950s and ’60s. Part of Noteworthy Sundays, hosted by Washington County Free Library. 3 p.m. Sunday. Barbara Ingram School for the Arts, 7 S. Potomac St., downtown Hagerstown. Free; limited seating. To reserve seats, call 301-739-3250, ext. 136. Go to

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