Weather-related cancellations and postponements

October 29, 2011

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The Yule Cupboard closed

HAGERSTOWN —The Yule Cupboard, 646 Potomac Ave., Hagerstown, will not be open Saturday, Oct. 31 due to the weather.  

Hood College play rescheduled

FREDERICK — Hood College's staging of "Waiting for Godot," originally scheduled for Oct. 20-22 and 27-29 has been rescheduled for Nov. 10-12.

Brunswick Main Street Halloween party rescheduled

BRUNSWICK — The weather forecast for Saturday indicates a high likelihood of poor conditions for the downtown events that were planned. As a result, the following plans are being put in place.

  • Door-to-door trick-or-treating in the residential neighborhoods is still scheduled for Saturday night from 6 to 8 p.m. as planned. If citizens wish to entertain Halloween visitors, they should turn on an outside light. Parents should avoid houses that do not have visible lights on outside.
  • The downtown Brunswick Main Street Halloween Party is rescheduled to Monday night. That includes the Halloween crafts tent, costume parade, music, Thriller dance, and Very Haunted Hayride.

If citizens have questions, contact City Hall at 301-834-7500.

Speedway's Octoberfest postponed

This weekend's Hagerstown Speedway Octoberfest is postponed to November 12 and 13.

Ghosts of Green Hill event rescheduled

SHARPSBURG — Because of the rain and snow forecast for Saturday, Oct. 29, Green Hill Farm has announced that the Ghosts of Green Hill event is rescheduled for Saturday, Nov. 5.

Period attire or Halloween costumes are encouraged. A Civil War reenactment will take place at dusk and ensue across the field. A local storyteller will recount area lore and hauntings by the bonfire. After dark, teams of Belgian draft horses will pull wagon tours through the south fields.

The Whiskey Rebellion, a newgrass band, will perform.

There will be concession foods, beer and wine service, local artisans, live music and lots to see and do. Camping is welcome. Admission is $10 and those younger than 10 are free.

No outside alcohol permitted. No dogs allowed.

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West Virginia

Berkeley County Pharmaceutical recycling program canceled

MARTINSBURG — Due to the inclement weather, the Berkeley County pharmaceutical program will not be open today.

Berkeley County recycling program canceled

MARTINSBURG — Due to the inclement weather, the Berkeley County recycling program will not be open today. If you have any questions, call the recycling hotline at 304-671-2925.

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