Ongoing exhibits for May 18

May 18, 2012
  • Lynn Uhlmanns paintings in a show titled The Conversations of Trees will be on display through Friday, May 25, at The Council for the Arts in Chambersburg, Pa.
Lynn Uhlmann¿s paintings in a show titled ¿The Conversations of Trees¿ will be on display through Friday, May 25, at The Council for the Arts in Chambersburg, Pa.

‘Art and Earth’
Creations by 36 artists from West Virginia and eight other states are on display in the Berkeley Arts Council’s 2012 Art and Earth Juried Exhibit. Exhibit concludes Saturday, May 19. The Arts Centre, 300 W. King St., Martinsburg, W.Va. Call 304-263-0224, email, or go to

Shepherd student art show
Morgan Wisniewski’s paintings of women and James Graeter’s surreal landscapes are on display. Exhibit continues through Sunday, May 20. Bridge Gallery, 8566 Shepherdstown Pike, Shepherdstown, W.Va. Free. Call 304-876-2300 or email

‘Coralations Evolving’
Sculptural and functional art work depicting coral imagery by graduate student Evgenia-Vallentina D. Rementelas are displayed through Monday, May 21. Whitaker Campus Center, Hood College, 401 Rosemont Ave., Frederick, Md. Contact Ryan Browning at Call 301-696-3800 or go to

Cindy Haden Baker paintings
Oil paintings by Chambersburg, Pa., artist Cindy Haden Baker are on display through Thursday, May 24. Franklin County Area Development Corp., 1900 Wayne Road, Chambersburg, Pa. Call 717-264-6883.

Lynn Uhlmann’s paintings in a show titled “The Conversations of Trees.” Exhibit continues through Friday, May 25. The Council for the Arts, 159 S. Main St., Chambersburg, Pa. Call 717-264-6883.

Lady with a Quill Pen
A display of Shirley Fout Miller’s 75 years of drawing with pen and ink and watercolor. Exhibit continues through Saturday, May 26. Washington County Arts Council, 14 W. Washington St., downtown Hagerstown. Call 301-791-3132 or go to

‘Weather Preserved’
A display of Chris Carr’s original watercolors of rustic scenes of Western Maryland continues through Sunday, May 27. The Cultural Arts Center, 15 W. Patrick St., downtown Frederick, Md. Call 301-662-4190.

Paintings by Phyllis Jacobs are on display through Sunday, May 27. The Artists Gallery, 4 E. Church St., Frederick, Md. Call 301-696-8187.

Quilt guild show
This year’s theme is “Medallion Quilts” and features works by more than 30 guild members. Continues through Monday, May 28. Ice House, corner of Independence and Mercer streets, Berkeley Springs, W.Va. Call 304-258-2300 or go to

Vintage Children’s Clothes
The exhibit includes infant christening or baptism gowns from the late 1800s into the 20th century, flower girl dresses from 1937 and 1953, boy’s circa 1915 sailor and Oliver Twist outfits and more. Continues through Wednesday, May 30. Allison-Antrim Museum, 365 S. Ridge Ave., Greencastle, Pa. Go to or follow @greencastlemuzm on Twitter.

Art in the Hallway
Artwork by Eliane Ambrose is on display and for sale through the gift shop. Exhibit continues through Thursday, May 31. Artwork is in the hallway near the information desk at Meritus Medical Center, 11116 Medical Campus Road, east of Hagerstown. A portion of the proceeds benefits Meritus Medical Center. Call 301-790-8144 or email

Spring show
Ten local artists showcase their work. Exhibit continues through Saturday, June 2. Gallery 7, 107 E. Baltimore St., Greencastle, Pa. Call 717-597-3284.

Paintings and watercolor sketches by Ann Schaefer will be on display. Continues through Sunday, June 10. Reception, 2:30 to 5:30 p.m. Sunday, May 20; First Saturday reception, noon to 9 p.m. Saturday, June 2. Gallery 322, 322 N. Market St., Frederick, Md. Call 240-529-7743 or go to

American Decorative Arts
This exhibition shows objects from the museum’s collection of American decorative arts. Exhibit continues through Saturday, July 28. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. Free. Go to

The Newcomer House
The Newcomer House, an historic structure at Antietam National Battlefield will be open. Continues through October. Antietam National Battlefield, Md. 34 one-half east of Sharpsburg. Go to

Civil War trains
An authentic scale model Civil War railroad display in 3-D terrain demonstrating rail travel during the Civil War. Continues through Sunday, Dec. 30. Discovery Station, 101 W. Washington St., downtown Hagerstown. Admission, $5 to $7. Go to

Star-Spangled War of 1812
Five 200-year-old artifacts, parts of the permanent collection of the Washington County Historical Society, will be displayed until 2014. Sgt. Jacob Huyett’s military uniform jacket and the hand-written records of Capt. John Miller of Sharpsburg are among the items on display. 1 to 4 p.m. Wednesday through Friday. Miller House Museum, 135 W. Washington St., downtown Hagerstown. Call 301-797-8782. $5; $3, seniors and students; free for children 14 and younger. Go to

Children’s museum
Museum features an exhibition on Japanese culture, a dinosaur exhibit, a NASA exhibit and a 12-foot-long model of the Titanic. Discovery Station, 101 W. Washington St., Hagerstown. Admission costs $5 to $7; free for ages 3 and younger. Call 301-790-0076.

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