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Five for your planner: Tuesday, Feb. 28

February 27, 2012
  • Spencer Tracy and Katharine Hepburn are seen here in this undated publicity photo. It is part of "Legendary Film Stars from the Golden Age of Movies" exhibit at the Allison-Antrim Museum.
Submitted photo

1. Hollywood's golden age

"Legendary Film Stars from the Golden Age of Movies" exhibit includes photos, movie posters, original sheet music, Jean Harlow's dressing room key at MGM, a necklace worn by Greta Garbo and other items. Exhibit opens Thursday, March 1, continues through Friday, March 30. Open house, 1 to 4 p.m. Sunday, March 11. Allison-Antrim Museum's German Bank Barn, 365 S. Ridge Ave., Greencastle, Pa. Hours are noon to 4 p.m. Monday through Friday. Free; donations accepted. Call 717-597-9325, go to www.greencastlemuseum .org or follow @greencastlemuzm on Twitter.


2. Something to tweet over

Master Gardeners will host "Love the Birds" from 1 to 4 p.m. Saturday, March 3, at Washington County Rural Heritage Museum's front conference room, 7313 Sharpsburg Pike, south of Hagerstown. The workshop offer tips on cleaning birdfeeders, choosing the right feeders and planting bird-friendly gardens to attract them to your yard. Families can decorate a wren house and will receive information about wrens and their habits. Birdhouses are limited to one per family. Call 240-420-1714, email eoverdorff@washco-md.net or go to www.ruralheritagemuseum.org.


3. W.Va.'s coal war

Shepherdstown Film Society will show "Matewan" (PG-13), at 7 p.m. Friday, March 2,  at Shepherd University's Reynolds Hall, King Street, Shepherdstown, W.Va. The film follows the struggles to unionize the coal fields of southern West Virginia. Free. Go to www.shepherdstownfilmsociety.org.



4. Feel the beat

A community drum circle will be Saturday, March 3, at Zion Reformed United Church of Christ, 259 S. Main St., Liberty Street entrance, Chambersburg, Pa. Circle will be followed by Dances of Universal Peace, interfaith dances promoting peace, unity and joy through easy-to-learn music and movement from many spiritual traditions. 6:30 p.m. drumming; 7:30 p.m. dances. Donations requested. Call 717-267-0413.


5. All jazzed up

The Shepherd University Jazz Ensemble and special guest drummer Gary Hobbs will perform for the Eastern Regional Jazz Festival concert, featuring selections by Thad Jones, Bill Holman, Maria Schneider and others. Show is 8 p.m. Saturday, March 3, at Shepherd University's Frank Center, off University Drive, Shepherdstown, W.Va. $22 in advance, $15 to $27 at the door. Call 304-876-5765 or go to www.sufom.org.

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