Five for your planner: Monday, Aug. 6

August 03, 2012

1. Jackson Browne in concert

Jackson Browne will perform songs from his body of work at 7:30 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 7, at H. Ric Luhrs Performing Arts Center at Shippensburg, University, 871 Old Main Drive, Shippensburg, Pa. Joining Browne will be singer, songwriter and fiddle player, Sara Watkins. Tickets cost $45 to $69. Call 717-477-7469 or go to

2. 'Before the Storm'

Living history volunteers will show what life was like right before the Battle of Antietam during "Before the Storm" from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 11, and from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 12, at Antietam National Battlefield, Sharpsburg Pike, Sharpsburg. . Volunteers portraying Parker's Battery and the Confederate Military Forces will take to the field to demonstrate the loading and firing of cannons and muskets. $6 per vehicle or $4 per person; free for ages 16 and younger. Go to

3. Exhibit that will hit the spot

Tea pots and tea accounterments will be on display at Allison-Antrim Museum, 365 S. Ridge Ave., Greencastle, Pa. Many of the tea pots are from the collection of Cynthia Fink. Exhibit opens Thursday, Aug. 9,and continues through Friday, Aug. 24. Hours are noon to 4 p.m. weekdays. Call 717-597-9010, go to or follow @greencastlemuzm on Twitter.

4.  Just kickin' it

Country Western Dance Association will hold a line dance from 7:30 to 10:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 11, at Maugansville Ruritan, 18007 Maugans Ave., Maugansville. $7; $5 members. Email

5. Soulful tunes

Eddie Becker Band will perform soul, swing and blues at 5:30 p.m. Saturday, Aug. 11, at the western border of Berkeley Springs State Park, U.S. 522, Berkeley Springs, W.Va. Rain location is Ice House, corner of Mercer and Independence streets. Free. Call 304-258-2300.

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