Ongoing exhibits for Sept. 22

September 21, 2011
  • Valley Art Association members' show of their best work wraps up this weekend. Also ending is a retrospective show of work by Clyde Roberts, a longtime member who died earlier this year.
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Student art exhibit
A display of work by McKenzi Lovell from Boonsboro Middle School. Concludes today. Contemporary School of the Arts & Gallery, 4 W. Franklin St., downtown Hagerstown. Call 301-791-6191.

Paintings by Nancy McLoughlin and Melissa Miller will be on display. Exhibit concludes Sunday, Sept. 25. The Artists’ Gallery, 4 E. Church St., Frederick, Md. Call 301-696-8187 or go to

Best paintings
Valley Art Association member exhibit of best paintings. Exhibit concludes 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 Friday, Sept. 30. South Jefferson Public Library, 49 Church St., Summit Point, W.Va. Call 304-725-6227.

Annual abstract show
The new Shippensburg Arts Programming and Education’s SHAPE Gallery features the exhibit “Question Reality” through Friday, Sept. 30. SHAPE Gallery, 20 W. King St., Shippensburg, Pa. Go to

Art in the Hallway
Artwork by Valley Art Association members Ted and Lucille Murray is on display through Friday, Sept. 30. Paintings are for sale; 25 percent of the proceeds to benefit Meritus Medical Center Auxiliary. Meritus Medical Center, corridor between the medical center lobby and the Same Day Services welcome center, 11116 Medical Campus Road, east of Hagerstown.

‘One Woman’s Vantage Point’
Artwork by Becky Dietrich is on display. Her paintings include watercolor, acrylic and etchings. Exhibit continues through Friday, Sept. 30. Oller House, 138 W. Main St., Waynesboro, Pa. Admission is free. Call 717-762-1747 to make sure the museum is open.

Remembering Sept. 11
An exhibit that honors the memory of those killed in the attacks of Sept. 11, 2001, and celebrates the freedoms that form the backbone of our nation. Exhibit continues through Friday, Sept. 30.  Allison-Antrim Museum, 365 S. Ridge Ave., Greencastle, Pa. Free, donations accepted. Call 717-597-9010 or go to

Student show
Paintings, drawings and photographs by 16 students of the Chambersburg Arts Council’s classes. Exhibit continues through Friday, Sept. 30. Grove Family Library, 101 Ragged Edge Road South, Chambersburg, Pa. Call 717-816-7568.

‘Lost in a Dream’
A show of artwork by Johan Lowie. Exhibit continues through Tuesday, Oct. 4. Washington County Arts Council, 14 W. Washington St., downtown Hagerstown. Call 301-791-3132 or go to

Mary Hochendoner
Mary Hochendoner’s paintings are on display through Friday, Oct. 14. Wilson College’s Bogigian Gallery on the second floor of Lortz Hall, 1015 Philadelphia Ave., Chambersburg, Pa. Free. Call 717-264-4141, ext. 3305.

Wildlife art
Display of wildlife art by local artists. Paintings by LaVerne and Yvette Hill as well as student artists are on display. Exhibit continues through Friday, Oct. 28. The Council for the Arts of Chambersburg, 159 S. Main St. Call 717-264-6883.

Permanent collection show
An exhibit from the Shippensburg University Permanent Art Collection continues through Friday, Nov. 11. Shippensburg University, Kauffman Gallery in Huber Art Center, 1871 Old Main Drive, Shippensburg. Call 717-477-1530 or email

Founders exhibition
An exhibit honoring the 29 Washington County citizens who founded the Washington County Historical Society a century ago. Exhibit continues through December. Miller House Museum, 135 W. Washington St., downtown Hagerstown. Admission is $5; $3 seniors and students; free for ages 14 and younger. Call 301-797-8782. or go to

Drawings by Nanette Hatzes are on display through Saturday, Jan. 14. Blue Parrot Bistro, 35 Chambersburg St., Gettysburg, Pa. Call 717-337-3739.

‘Wyeth Family’
Artwork by members of the Wyeth family are on display through Sunday, Jan. 15. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. Call 301-739-5727 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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