Weekend calendar - Oct. 13

October 13, 2012

Williamsport WWII Weekend

Event features German and Allied re-enactors, camps and vehicles, Today, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Sunday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Today's highlights include guest speakers and unit demonstrations from noon to 2 p.m., a 1940s fashion show at 2 p.m.; and a battle at 3 p.m. Sunday highlights include a church service at the Springfield Farm Barn at 10 a.m.; guest speakers and unit demonstrations from 11 a.m. to 1 p.m.; a battle at 1 p.m.; and a Williamsport Town Band concert at 3 p.m. Call 301-223-7711.

Reptiles and amphibians

Cold Blooded & Company Reptile Show features more than 50 different reptiles and amphibians. Today, 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.; Sunday, 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. Valley Mall center court, Halfway.

Fire Prevention Week party

Activities include free hot dogs and drinks, children's firefighter challenge, adult firefighter challenge, firetruck rides, firetruck displays and more. All areas of the station will be open to the public. Today, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Funkstown Volunteer Fire Co., 2 S. Westside Ave., Funkstown. Parking available at the Funkstown American Legion.

Winestock Harvest Festival

Event features wine, hayrides and music. Today, gates open at 11 a.m.; event from noon to 6 p.m. Knob Hall Winery, 14108 Saint Paul Road, Clear Spring. $20, includes wine glass and tasting; $15 for ages 13 to 20; free for children younger than 13. Go to

Harvest Hoedown

The event features music, autumn activities and vendors. Today, 1 to 4 p.m. Fairgrounds Park, Cannon Avenue, Hagerstown. Call 301-739-8577, ext. 116.

Halloween Bash

Activities for ages 3 through fifth grade include prizes and candy for best costumes and games; sixth- through eighth-graders will have dancing, movies, prizes and candy for best costumes. Today, 6 to 8 p.m. Presbyterian Church of Hagerstown, 20 S. Prospect St., Hagerstown. Free. Call 301-739-6337.

Masterworks I

Texas-based cellist Zuill Bailey will be the featured soloist for the Maryland Symphony Orchestra's "Famous Last Words," the first of five MSO Masterworks concerts. Today, 8 p.m.; Sunday, 3 p.m. The Maryland Theatre, 21 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown. Adult tickets cost $15 to $49 and may be purchased online at, by phone at 301-797-4000, or at the MSO office at 30 W. Washington St. today from noon to 4 p.m. Students in kindergarten through 12th grade will be admitted free.

Noteworthy Sundays

The Take Two Variety Band will perform. Sponsored by the Washington County Free Library. Sunday, 3 p.m. Leonard P. Snyder Memorial Library, 12624 Broadfording Road, Clear Spring. Free. To reserve seats, call 301-739-3250, ext. 123, or 301-842-2730.

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