Five for your planner: Tuesday, Sept. 20

September 19, 2011
  • Comedian Mark Lowry will perform in Chambersburg, Pa., on Saturday, Sept. 24.
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Every Sunday through Thursday, the Lifestyle staff picks five events to keep on your radar. Here are the five events for Tuesday, Sept. 20:

1. Comedy with a heart

Comedian Mark Lowry will perform with pianist Stan Whitmire, 6 p.m.  Saturday, Sept. 24, at Chambersburg Area Senior High School, 511 S. Sixth St., Chambersburg, Pa. $20 in advance; $25 at the door; free for ages 12 and younger. Call 717-264-5138.

2. Remembering Woodstock

The movie "Taking Woodstock" (R) will be shown at 6 p.m. Friday, Sept. 23, Mountain Shadows Restaurant, 14954 Buchanan Trail East, Blue Ridge Summit, Pa. The movie kicks off the "Back to Woodstock" festival, which continues 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 24, at the restaurant. Saturday will include vendors, pony rides, a bounce house, dunk tank (featuring SWA wrestling stars), arts and crafts and an appearance and book signing by Elliot Tiber, who co-wrote "Taking Woodstock" with Tom Monte. Local artist Carol Smith will sell prints of local history and will do face painting for children. Motorcycle ride registration at 8 a.m., followed by ride at 9 a.m. Proceeds will go to Toys for Tots. Call 717-794-2705 or go to

3. Ready to rumble?

National Wrestling League and House of Pain Wrestling Federation will present the Lord of the Rings 7, Neil Superior Memorial Cup. Saturday, Sept. 24, bell time at 7 p.m. at National Guard Armory, 2096 Kelly Island Road, Martinsburg, W.Va. Tickets cost $10 to $20. For tickets, call 301-797-0627 or email or

4. Opera with a French twist

Shepherd University of Music will present Maurice Ravel's opera "L'enfant et les sortileges" (The Child and his Spells), a lyric fantasy. 8 p.m. Friday, Sept. 23, and Saturday, Sept. 24. Shepherd University's Frank Center, off W.Va. 45. $10; $5 students 18 and younger; free to Shepherd students with Rambler ID and Friends of Music MAC cardholders. The box office will be open one hour prior to each performance. Call 304-876-5555 or go to

5. Join the hunt

The Fox Hunt will perform at 9 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 22, at Shepherdstown Opera House, 131 W. German St., Shepherdstown, W.Va. $7. Go to

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