Weekend calendar - March 24

March 24, 2012

Underground Railroad

Ilene Evans will portray Harriet Tubman and talk about the role Tubman played in assisting escaped slaves. Ruth Gembe will display her collection of directional quilts. 1:30 p.m. today. Trinity United Church of Christ, 30 W. North St., Waynesboro, Pa. Call 717-762-0397.

Children’s Easter celebration

Face-painting, crafts, games, prizes, story time, egg hunt and refreshments. 10 a.m. to noon today. For ages 3 to 11. Calvary United Methodist Church, corner of Burke and Maple streets, Martinsburg, W.Va. Call 304-267-4542.

Wine tasting

An afternoon of tasting wines from Monumental Fine Wines. Noon to 6 p.m. today. Gordon’s Grocery, 101 Cypress St., Hagerstown. Free; donations accepted of food, toys and other items for the Humane Society of Washington County. Call 301-739-2957 or email

Saturday Plus

Dave “Mr. Butterfly” Kaplan will present “First Butterflies of Spring.” 2 p.m. today. Discovery Station, 101 W. Washington St., downtown Hagerstown. Free with admission of $5 to $7; free for ages 3 and younger. Call 301-790-0076 or go to

Egg hunt

Games, food and egg hunt. noon to 2 p.m. today. Battlefield Bible Church, 7708 Sharpsburg Pike, Fairplay. Call 301-582-3275.

‘Waste Land’

Sustainable Shepherdstown will present “Waste Land,” a documentary in which artist Vik Muniz travels to his native Brazil and the world’s largest garbage dump near Rio de Janeiro. 3 p.m. today. Shepherdstown Opera House, 131 W. German St., Shepherdstown, W.Va. Free. Go to

Teen Idol

Performers ages 15 to 19 compete to win the 2012 Teen Idol competition. 7 p.m. today. The Maryland Theatre, 21 S. Potomac St., downtown Hagerstown. $10 all seats. Go to

Trains for everyone

Displays include HO-scale model railroad, trains for kids to operate, historic railroad equipment, artifacts and photos. 1 to 5 p.m. today and Sunday. Hagerstown Roundhouse Museum, 300 S. Burhans Blvd., Hagerstown. $4; 50 cents for ages 4 to 12; free for ages 3 and younger. Call 301-739-4665.

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