Weekend calendar - Nov. 3

November 02, 2012

‘Plein Air Celebration’
Local artists will paint favorite streets and landmarks in Boonsboro to celebrate the release of Nora Roberts, “The Perfect Hope” — Book 3 in the Inn Boonsboro Trilogy. Saturday, 8:30 a.m., artists start painting; 3 p.m. reception and sale of the artwork. The Gifts Inn, 16 N. Main St., Boonsboro. Go to

Mountaintop Community Fall Fair and Art Show
Local authors will sign their books and vendors will sell items. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Blue Ridge Mountain Fire and Rescue Co., Monterey Lane, Blue Ridge Summit, Pa. Call 717-642-5645 or 301-241-4863.

Chili Cook-off and holiday craft fair
Vote for your favorite chili and purchase crafts from local crafters. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. Jefferson County Community Center, 235 Sam Michaels Lane, Shenandoah Junction, W.Va. Free admission. Call 304-728-3207, email or go to

Treasure Sale
A fundraiser hosted by the Singer Society to benefit Washington County Museum of Fine Arts. A variety of donated items will be sold. 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. Call 301-739-5727.

Model train show and sale
The Bunker Hill Train Club will host a train show and sale. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. Ranson Civic Center, 431 W. Second Ave., Ranson, W.Va. $4; free for ages 12 and younger. Call 304-671-0568 or email

Try hockey for free day
Boys and girls ages 4 to 9 are invited to attend a Try Hockey for Free clinic. 10:30 a.m., arrive by 10 a.m. Saturday. Hagerstown Ice and Sports Complex, 580 Security Road, Hagerstown. Email Go to

November open studio
Metal sculptor Scott Cawood will open his studio to the public. Noon to 5 p.m. Saturday. 3829 Harpers Ferry Road, Sharpsburg. Go to

Live alternative music
Lights on the Atlantic, Your Favorite Coastline and Next to Nothing will perform. 6 to 10 p.m. Saturday. Right Choice Ministries, 20204 Old Forge Road, Hagerstown. $5. Call 301-797-8157.

Speakeasy Boys
Bluegrass music. 10 p.m. Saturday. Shepherdstown Opera House, 131 W. German St., Shepherdstown, W.Va. $5. Call 304-876-3704 or go to

Fall fine craft and art
Cumberland Valley Craftsmen Guild will showcase members’ creations. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Trellis Terrace at Penn National Golf Course, 3720 Club House Drive, Fayetteville, Pa. Call 717-597-9685 or go to

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