Ongoing exhibits for June 7

June 06, 2012
  • Potpourri  Treasures from the Attic includes this family certificate filled out in fraktur, a Germani lettering. Exhibit continues through the end of June at Miller House Museum in Hagerstown.
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Paintings and watercolor sketches by Ann Schaefer are on display. Concludes Sunday, June 10. Gallery 322, 322 N. Market St., Frederick, Md. Call 240-529-7743 or go to

Treasures from the attic
“Potpourri — Treasures from the Attic” includes a naval uniform from the Spanish-American War, a 1866 ball gown, 1834 hatbox, a quilt, Native American pieces and ancient Egyptian oil and salt lamps. Exhibit continues through the end of June. Miller House Museum, 135 W. Washington St., Hagerstown. $5; $3, seniors and students; ages 14 and younger admitted free. Call 301-797-8782 or go to

Art in the Hallway
Artwork by Sue Parker is on display and for sale through the gift shop. Exhibit continues through June 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

‘Masterpieces Remastered’
Ceramic works inspired by masterpieces from the paintings of Vermeer to the sculptures of Degas. Exhibit continues through June. The Potters’ Guild of Frederick, Cultural Arts Center, 15 W. Patrick St., downtown Frederick, Md. Call 301-662-4190.

Blues Fest artist
Artwork by 2012 Blues Fest poster artist Kate Fortin are on display through Tuesday, July 3. Washington County Arts Council, 14 W. Washington St., Hagerstown. Call 301-791-3132 or go to

Abstract paintings
Paintings by Brent Jones will be on display. Exhibit continues through Wednesday, July 11. Frederick Community College’s Mary Condon Hodgson Art Gallery, Opossumtown Pike, Frederick, Md. Free. Call 301-846-2513 or email

Watercolor paintings
“Jeff Barnhart: Paintings from Here and There” is on display. Exhibit continues through Friday, July 13. The Council for the Arts, 159 S. Main St., Chambersburg, Pa. Call 717-264-6883.

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

Valley Art Association
All-membership exhibit and all-membership annual miniature art exhibit. Continues through Sunday, July 29. Mansion House Art Center, City Park, Hagerstown. Call 301-797-6813 or go to

The Newcomer House
The historic structure at Antietam National Battlefield has interpretive displays including “On The Home Front” and “In The Heat of Battle.” Open 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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