Weekend calendar - September 10

September 09, 2011

Boonesborough Days
Crafts, food, trolley rides and demonstrations of 18th- and 19th-century crafts. 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Shafer Park, off Potomac Street, Boonsboro. Call Boonsboro Historical Society at 301-432-5889 or 301-432-7030.

Fun horse show
Saddles ’n Spurs 4-H fall fun show with pleasure, equitation, trail, over-fences, individual and pairs races and more. 9 a.m. Saturday. Washington County Agricultural Education Center, 7313 Sharpsburg Pike, south of Hagerstown. $3 per class on the day of the show. Go to

Open house and concert
Michael Tyson and Aaron Worthy host a morning of music with audience participation, singing, musical instruments and musical games. Learn about music classes. 10 a.m. to noon Saturday. Contemporary School of the Arts and Gallery Inc., 4 W. Franklin St., downtown Hagerstown. Free refreshments. Call Tyson at 301-906-2422 or email, Worthy at 301-991-0395 or email or CASGI at 301-791-6191.

Cambridge American Stage Tour will present William Shakespeare’s “Macbeth.” 3 and 8 p.m. Saturday. Hagerstown Community College’s Classroom Building Auditorium, off Robinwood Drive, east of Hagerstown. Free. Call 301-790-2800, ext. 225, or email

Antique car show
Blue and Grey Model T Ford Club will participate in the antique car show during Boonsborough Days. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday. Shafer Park, Boonsboro. Call 301-432-6508.

Annual car and truck show
All vehicles must drive onto the show grounds. Rain or shine. Voting by show car participants. Food will be sold. Music by Power Company DJ. 50/50 drawings and door prizes. Registration 9 a.m. to noon; event, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday. Leitersburg Ruritan grounds, behind the fire station, 21431 Leiter St., Leitersburg. $10 for participants; free for spectators. Proceeds benefit Leitersburg Volunteer Fire Co. and auxiliary. Call Kevin Jones at 301-992-6359, Butch Bloom at 301-739-1774 or go to

9/11 remembrance parade
Parade in memory of the fire, rescue and law-enforcement personnel who died on Sept. 11, 2001. Sponsored by First Hose Co. of Boonsboro Inc. 6:30 p.m. Sunday. Along Main Street, Boonsboro. Call 301-432-2348.

9/11 prayer, national anthem
Prayer and a live performance of the national anthem. Those attending will get their first glimpse of a public memorial planned to be dedicated at Letterkenny Chapel on Armed Forces Day 2012. 5 p.m. Sunday. Downtown Chambersburg, Pa. Go to

9/11 remembrance service
The Mountaintop Community Churches, One Mountain Foundation and the Fort Ritchie Community Center will host a service to honor the United States and the local community’s first responders, and to remember those who died on Sept. 11, 2001. There will be patriotic music. 2 p.m. Sunday. Fort Ritchie Community Center, Lake Royer Drive, Cascade. Call Pastor Mark Hosler at 301-241-3050, Pastor Richard Daughtridge at 240-217-3701, or Bill Carter at 301-241-4501.

Interfaith family picnic
An interfaith family picnic to remember Sept. 11, 2001. Bring a covered dish to share and food items for the local food bank. Burgers, drinks, and kosher and vegetarian hot dogs provided. Sunday, 1 p.m. meal; 2 p.m. games; 3 p.m. memorial service. Pangborn Park, East Pavilion, 530 Pangborn Blvd., Hagerstown. Call Sandy Boyer at 304-279-6854 or email

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