Ongoing exhibits for April 21

April 20, 2011
  • Art by students of St. Maria Goretti High School is on display through April 30 at Contemporary School for the Arts and Gallery in downtown Hagerstown.
Submitted by Ron Lytle

Juried student art exhibition
Art by Wilson College students. Continues through Friday, April 22. Wilson College’s Bogigian Gallery on the second floor of Lortz Hall, 1015 Philadelphia Ave., Chambersburg, Pa. Free. Call 717-264-4141, ext. 3305, or email

Photo competition entries
The Council for the Arts and CenturyLink Yellow Pages’ photography competition. All 133 entries will be on view through Friday, April 22. The Council for the Arts, 159 S. Main St., Chambersburg, Pa. Call 717-264-6883.

Bruce Etchison show
This show honors past museum director Bruce Etchison with his paintings and the acquisitions he helped secure for the museum. Continues through Sunday, April 24. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, 401 Museum Drive, City Park, Hagerstown. Call 301-739-5727 or go to

Portraits of animals
Lynda Cook’s paintings of animals in a show called “Fur, Fins and Feathers.” Runs through Friday, April 29. Council for the Arts, 159 S. Main St., Chambersburg, Pa. Free. Call 717-264-6883 or go to

Student art
Saint Maria Goretti student show. Light refreshments and live music. Show is on display through Saturday, April 30. Contemporary School for the Arts & Gallery, 4 W. Franklin St., downtown Hagerstown. Call 301-791-6191 or go to

Portraits of families
“In Our Family: Portraits of All Kinds of Families,” a touring photo-text display. Continues through Saturday, April 30. Penn State Mont Alto’s library, 1 Campus Drive, Mont Alto, Pa. Call 717-749-6044 or email

Art in the Hallway
Art by Laura Shindle will be on display through the end of April. Meritus Medical Center, corridor between the medical center lobby and the Same Day Services welcome center, off Robinwood Drive, east of Hagerstown. Part of proceeds from art sales will benefit Meritus Medical Center Auxiliary. Email

A display of pots, baskets and other artwork useable as containers. Exhibit continues through Sunday, May 1. Ice House Gallery, Independence and Mercer streets, downtown Berkeley Springs, W.Va. Call 304-258-2300 or go to

Student honors exhibit
Contemporary fine arts in a variety of media. Exhibit continues through Monday, May 2. Shepherd University’s Frank Center Gallery, off W.Va. 45, Shepherdstown, W.Va. Go to

Local baseball
Memorabilia and photos from the 150 years of local professional and amateur baseball in Washington County. COntinues through June 11. Tours on Wednesdays, Thursdays and Fridays. Miller House, 135 W. Washington St., downtown Hagerstown. Admission costs $3 to $5. Reserve a tour at 301-797-8782.

Hot air balloon sculptures
Twenty-seven balloon-shaped sculptures are on sidewalks and in parks in downtown Hagerstown through June 15. Call 301-766-8850 or go to

19th-century American Art
Art from the museum’s collection. Exhibit continues through Feb. 12. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. Call 301-739-5727 or go to

Children’s museum
Museum features exhibits on Japanese culture, dinosaurs, a NASA and the Titanic. Discovery Station, 101 W. Washington St., Hagerstown. Admission costs $5 to $7; free for ages 3 and younger. Call 301-790-0076 or go to

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