Ongoing exhibits for Aug. 25

August 24, 2011
  • Discovery Station, a children's museum in Hagerstown, has displays on NASA, the C&O Canal, the history of airplanes, and the Titanic.
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Artwork by Andy Iverson
Colorful, graphic paintings by Andy Iverson will be on display. Exhibit continues through Tuesday, Aug. 30. Washington County Arts Council, 14 W. Washington St., Hagerstown. Call 301-791-3132 or go to

Art in the hallway
Gail Cox will be the featured artist for August. Artists donate 25 percent of sales to the auxiliary. Meritus Medical Center, corridor between the medical center lobby and the same day services welcome, off Robinwood Drive, east of Hagerstown.

Design student exhibition
“History Remembered: Kaplan University Design Student Exhibition” will feature digital photographs from field trips to Harpers Ferry, W.Va., and Gettysburg, Pa. Exhibit continues through Tuesday, Aug. 30. Washington County Arts Council, 14 W. Washington St., downtown Hagerstown. Call 301-791-3132.

Glen Sabetto’s paintings are on display through Wednesday, Aug. 31. Franklin County Area Development Corp., 1900 Wayne Road, Chambersburg, Pa. Call 717-264-6883.

Local archaeology
Traveling exhibit featuring historical objects found near Cearfoss, Big Pool and Mount Aetna. Exhibit continues through August. Hagerstown-Washington County Convention and Visitors Bureau, Welcome Center, 6 N. Potomac St., Hagerstown. Call 301-791-3246 or go to

Cumberland Valley Artist
The 79th annual Cumberland Valley Artists Exhibition features 47 works of art by regional artists. Continues through Sept. 4. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City park, Hagerstown. Free; donation requested. Call 301-739-5727 or visit

Ben Jones retrospective
Paintings by R. Benjamin Jones. Continues through Sunday, Sept. 18. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. Free admission; donations requested. Call 301-739-5727 or go to

Watercolor show
Work by members of the West Virginia Watercolor Society. Through Sunday, Sept. 18. The Ice House, corner of Independence and Mercer streets, Berkeley Springs, W.Va. Call 304-258-2300 or go to

Membership exhibit of best paintings
Valley Art Association member exhibit of best paintings. There will be a memorial wall honoring Clyde Roberts. Exhibit continues through Sunday, Sept. 25. Mansion House Art Center, City Park, Hagerstown. 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Fridays and Saturdays; 1 to 5 p.m. Sundays. Call 301-797-6813 or go to

Art in the Library
Paintings by Charles Town, W.Va., artist Patricia Phillips will be displayed. Exhibit continues through the end of September. South Jefferson Public Library, 49 Church St., Summit Point, W.Va. Call 304-725-6227.

Paper cuttings
Musician and artist Jad Fair will display his paper cutting. Exhibit continues through Monday, Oct. 17. Thurmont Regional Library, 76 E. Moser Road, Thurmont, Md. Call 301-600-7200 or go to

Founders exhibition
A new exhibit honoring the 29 Washington County citizens who founded the Washington County Historical Society a century ago. Exhibit continues through the rest of the calendar year. Miller House Museum, 135 W. Washington St., downtown Hagerstown. Hours are 1 to 4 p.m. Wednesday through Friday. Admission, $5; $3 seniors and students; free for ages 14 and younger. Call 301-797-8782 or go to

19th-century American Art
A show drawn from the museum’s collection. 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 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 $5 to $7; free for ages 3 and younger. Call 301-790-0076.

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