Five events for your planner: Friday, Sept. 30

September 29, 2011
  • Kim Johnson, left, Bobby Taylor, center, and Andrew Dunlap perform in 2010 at The Great Hall in OHurleys General Store during a master fiddlers workshop, part of the Appalachian Heritage Festival in Shepherdstown, W.Va. The 2011 festival takes place this weekend.
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1. Appalachian heritage
Concerts will be at 8 p.m. today and Saturday, Oct. 1, at Shepherd University’s Frank Center for the Arts, University Drive, Shepherdstown, W.Va. Concert tickets cost $5 to $15. Call 304-876-5220 or go to

2. Trains and trucks
An exhibit on the impact of transportation inventions on local communities. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 1, at Waynesboro Area Industrial Heritage Trust, 235 Philadelphia Ave., Waynesboro, Pa. Free. Call 717-762-4460.

3. Open studio
Scott Cawood will open his sculpture and blacksmithing studio. Noon to 5 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 1, at 3829 Harpers Ferry Road, Sharpsburg. Go to or call 301-432-2131.

4. WPA prints
A dozen works by Works Progress Administration printmakers. Opens Saturday, Oct. 1, and continues through Sunday, March 4, at Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, off Virginia Avenue, Hagerstown. Call 301-739-5727 or go to

5. Cancer-fighting tea
Breast Cancer Awareness-Cumberland Valley will host Little Pink Box Tea at 1:30 p.m. Sunday, Oct. 2, at Fountain Head Country Club, 13316 Fountain Head Road, Hagersotwn. Cost is $40. To order tickets, call by noon today at 301-791-5843.

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