Five for your planner: Friday, Aug. 31

August 30, 2012
  • Dr. John and The Lower 911 will perform a benefit concert Tuesday, Sept. 4, at Shepherdstown Opera House. The show will be filmed for later broadcast on television.
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1. Dr. John at the Opera House
Rock ’n’ roll legend Dr. John and his band, The Lower 911, will perform a benefit concert. The show will be filmed for broadcast on television. 8 p.m. Tuesday, Sept. 4, Shepherdstown Opera House, 131 W. German St., Shepherdstown, W.Va. $85. For tickets, go to

2. Labor Day picnic
Food will be sold; bring a side dish to share. The Rohrersville Band will perform. 2 p.m. Monday, Sept. 3, at Morgan’s Grove Park, near Shepherdstown, W.Va. Email Art Wineburg at

3. Sculptor’s open studio
Scott Cawood welcomes visitors to his house and studio to talk art and show works in progress. Noon to 5 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 1, at Cawood Studio, 3829 Harpers Ferry Road, south of Sharpsburg. Free. Go to

4. Wailin’ blues
Moondog Medicine Show will play from 4 to 8 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 2, at Creekside Inn on the Deck, 1225 Security Road, Hagerstown. Call 301-791-6307.

5. Border rock
Big Whiskey will play “Mason-Dixon rock ’n’ roll” from 9 p.m. to 1 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 1, at Pappy’s Pub, 220 W. Main St., Waynesboro, Pa. Call 717-762-5839.

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