Five for your planner: Monday, March 26

March 23, 2012
  • Shepherd Universitys Rude Mechanicals Medieval and Renaissance Players will present Holy Harlots: Two Medieval Plays about Prostitutes, two plays with a Christian message and also bawdy humor.
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1. The oldest profession

Shepherd University's Rude Mechanicals Medieval and Renaissance Players will present "Holy Harlots: Two Medieval Plays about Prostitutes," two plays with a Christian message and also bawdy humor. Shows are 9 p.m. Wednesday, March 28, and Thursday, March 29. 7:30 p.m. Friday, March 30, and Saturday March 31, at Shepherd University's Reynolds Hall, King Street, Shepherdstown, W.Va. $2 or $5; free for Shepherd students. Call 304-876-5208 or email

2. Dance like no one's watching

Dance classes featuring the foxtrot, samba and tango. Open to singles and couples of all skill levels. Beginners class, 6:30 p.m.; intermediate class, 8 p.m. Tuesdays, March 27 and  April 3. Allison-Antrim Museum's German Bank Barn, 365 S. Ridge Ave., Greencastle, Pa. $10 per class. Call 717-597-9325.

3. Let the rodeo begin

A youth fishing rodeo will be from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, March 31, at Fort Frederick State Park's beaver pond, 11100 Fort Frederick Road, Big Pool. Space is limited to 30 participants and registration is required. Each participant must be accompanied by an adult older than 18 and bring their own bait and tackle. For children ages 15 and younger. 9 a.m. to noon. To register, call 301-842-2155. Rain date is Saturday, April 7.

4. A discussion of poetry

Six poets will discuss writing and publishing poetry at 8 p.m. Wednesday, March 28, at Wilson College's Patterson Lounge in Laird Hall, 1015 Philadelphia Ave., Chambersburg, Pa.. Poets will also read some of their works. 8 p.m.  Free. Call 717-264-4141, ext. 3308.

5.  No need to walk the plank

Pirate Party will be from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, March 31, at Martinsburg Mall, 800 Foxcroft Ave., Martinsburg, W.Va. The event will offer a variety of age-appropriate activities including the Teddy Bear/Pirate Circus puppet show in the gazebo area at 11 a.m., and 1 and 2:30 p.m. Activities are free.

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