Weekend Calendar - Sept. 8

September 07, 2012

Pickin’ in the Panhandle

Pickin’ in the Panhandle features a variety of musical performers and two barbecue competitions. Today and Sunday. Lazy A Campground, 317 Kathy’s Lane, Hedgesville, W.Va. $25, one-day pass; $60, weekend pass; free for ages 12 and younger. Go to

Pennsylvania German Festival

Activities for all ages, a five-kilometer run and walk, tractor-pulled hayrides, petting zoo, craft demonstrations and food. Today, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Renfrew Museum and Park, 1010 E. Main St., Waynesboro, Pa. Call 717-762-4723 or go to

Boonesborough Days

The 41st annual Boonesborough Days features many arts and crafts vendors. Today and Sunday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Shafer Memorial Park, Boonsboro. Free. Call Wanda Heuer at 301-432-7030.


Fall fun horse show

Saddles ’n’ Spurs will hold a fall fun show. There will be 55 classes for all riding skill levels. Today, 9 a.m. Washington County Agricultural Education Center, 7313 Sharpsburg Pike, south of Hagerstown.

Model train sale

Hagerstown Model Railroad Museum will hold a model train sale. Today, 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Washington County Agricultural Education Center, 7313 Sharpsburg Pike, south of Hagerstown. $4. Call 301-800-9829 or send an email to

Community Days

Event includes bluegrass music, tours and historical interpretation of the historic one-room schoolhouse, antique automobiles and more. Today and Sunday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Wilson’s General Store and schoolhouse, U.S. 40 west of Hagerstown. Call 301-582-4718.

Farm Day at Ravenwood

Event includes pony rides, live bluegrass music, petting zoo, obstacle course, games and more. Today, 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. Diakon Senior Living Hagerstown, 1183 Luther Drive, Hagerstown. Free. Call 240-420-4251.

Civil War concert

Singer-songwriter Jennie Avila will perform songs based on Civil War stories. Today, 1 to 4 p.m. Van Gilder Pottery, 20834 Townsend Road, Rohrersville. Free. Send an email to Kris at vangilderpottery@

Concert series

The U.S. Navy Commodores will perform as part of Hagerstown Community College’s Red, White and Blue Concert Series. Today, 4:30 p.m. Hagerstown Community College Alumni Amphitheater, 11400 Robinwood Drive, east of Hagerstown. Free. Call 240-500-2346.

Interfaith Coalition picnic

An opportunity to meet others in the community and find common ground among members of different faiths. Sunday, 1 p.m. Martin L. “Marty” Snook Memorial Park, Pavilion 2, 17901 Halfway Blvd., Halfway. Call 240-409-5940 or send an email to

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