Ongoing exhibits for Feb. 10

February 09, 2011
  • Rare photos and concert paraphernalia are on display at Allison-Antrim Museum in Greencastle. A reception is planned for Sunday, Feb. 13.
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Reception held for ‘Elvis in Concert’ exhibit
The exhibit will include concert posters, decorations and advertisements, concert scarves, souvenirs, banners and rare photographs. Opening reception, 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 13. Exhibit continues through Friday, Feb. 25. Allison-Antrim Museum, 365 S. Ridge Ave., Greencastle, Pa. Hours are noon to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Free, donations accepted. Call 717-597-9010, go to

Interactive art
Vince Coates exhibits his art work in a show titled “Toy Mon and Mr. Clean.” Exhibit continues through Sunday, Feb. 20. Thurmont Regional Library gallery, Thurmont, Md. Hours are 1 to 4 p.m. Sundays; 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Mondays. Free. For more, go to

Emerging photographers
An exhibit by 10 emerging photographers who are current or former students of photography courses at Shippensburg University. Exhibit continues through Friday, Feb. 25. SHAPE Gallery, 39 W. King St., Shippensburg, Pa. Gallery hours are 4 to 7 p.m. Monday through Friday; 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. Call 717-532-2559 or go to

‘Nature’s Gifts’
A show of works submitted by area artists and members of the public. Exhibit continues through Saturday, Feb. 26. Franklin County’s Old Jail, 175 E. King St., Chambersburg, Pa. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Thursday through Saturday. Call 717-264-1667 or go to

Quilt show at Ice House
More than 30 art quilts stitched by a group of seven fabric artists from Virginia and Maryland are on display. Ice House Gallery, corner of Independence and Mercer streets, Berkeley Springs, W.Va. Exhibit continues through Sunday, Feb. 27. Call 304-258-2300 or go to

After John Brown’s raid
The exhibit highlights people who worked to end slavery after the death of John Brown. Features a documentary, “Breaking the Ice: The Story of Mary Ann Shadd.” Continues through February. Harpers Ferry National Historical Park, John Brown Museum on Shenandoah Street, Harpers Ferry, W.Va. Park entrance fee. Call 304-535-6029.

'Give Praise'
A historic interview and photographic research projects on the black communities of West Virginia’s Eastern Panhandle. Exhibit continues through Feb. 28. Fire Hall Gallery and Charles Town Visitors Center, 108 N. George St., downtown Charles Town, W.Va. Call 304-728-3939.

Traveling exhibit
“Visions of the Universe: Four Centuries of Discovery,” a NASA-funded exhibit celebrating achievements of astronomy over the centuries. The exhibit continues through Friday, March 4. Smithsburg Library, 66 W. Water St., Smithsburg. Call 301-824-7722.

Printmakers show
Etchings, monotypes, collagraphs and other hand-pulled prints by Penn’s Woods Printmakers. Show continues through Friday, March 4. Council for the Arts Gallery, 159 S. Main St., Chambersburg, Pa. Hours are 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Tuesday through Friday. Call 717-816-7568.

Cumberland Valley Photographic Salon
The annual photo show features 65 images by regional professional and amateur photographers. Exhibit continues through Sunday, March 6. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. Free. Call 301-739-5727.

‘Imaging the Mason-Dixon’
Wilson College will display paintings by Jan Razauskas portraying how the Mason-Dixon Line interacts through Pennsylvania and Maryland’s land and people. Continues through March 11. Bogigian Gallery, 1015 Philadelphia Ave., Chambersburg, Pa. Call 717-264-4141, ext. 3305, or e-mail

Watercolors by Fort Loudon artist Glen Sabetto are on display. Continues through Saturday, April 2. Blue Parrot Bistro, 35 Chambersburg St., Gettysburg, Pa. Call 717-369-4647.

 Show of miniature portraits
“Treasures of the Vault” exhibition series features an exhibit of miniature painted portraits and silhouettes. Exhibit continues through Sunday, April 17. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. Call 301-739-5727 or go to

Children’s museum
Museum features an exhibition on Japanese culture, a dinosaur exhibit, a NASA exhibit and a 12-foot-long model of the Titanic. Discovery Station, 101 W. Washington St., Hagerstown. Admission costs $7; $6, ages 4 to 17; $5, ages 55 and older and military; free for ages 3 and younger. Call 301-790-0076 or go to

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