Five for your planner: Monday, Feb. 4

February 01, 2013
  • On Thursday, Feb. 7, Gifts Inn Boonsboro hosts a Valentines jewelry exhibit and champagne chocolate reception featuring Zoes Chocolates. The chocolate shop in Waynesboro, Pa., is run by siblings, from left, Petros Tsoukatos, Zoe Tsoukatos and Pantelis Tsoukatos.
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1. Chocolate and gems
Valentine’s jewelry exhibit and champagne chocolate reception featuring Zoe’s Chocolates. 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 7, at Gifts Inn Boonsboro, 16 N. Main St., Boonsboro. Call 301-432-0090 or email

2. Lincoln and Douglass
“From Slavery to Freedom” chronicles the life of abolitionist Frederick Douglass, shown above right, in his own words. “Looking at Lincoln: Political Cartoons from the Civil War Era” views the Civil War president through mid-19th-century eyes. Exhibits are open now through February. Allison-Antrim Museum’s German bank barn, 365 S. Ridge Ave., Greencastle, Pa. Call 717-597-9010 or go to

3. Preschoolers’ art
Preschoolers’ West Virginia-themed art is on display through Sunday, March 31. South Jefferson Public Library, 49 Church St., Summit Point, W.Va. Call 304-725-6227.

4. Student art show reception
A reception will be 6:30 to 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 8, for a show of art by Mercersburg Academy advanced studio art class and paintings by Ski Holm. Exhibit continues in Mercersburg Academy’s Burgin Center through mid-February. The academy is off East Seminary Street, Mercersburg, Pa. Call 717-328-2151.

5. ‘Die Fledermaus’
A light opera with comedy, mistaken identities and love lost and found. 8 p.m. Friday, Feb. 8, and Saturday, Feb. 9. Shepherd University’s Frank Arts Center Theater, off University Drive, Shepherdstown, W.Va. Tickets cost $10 or $15. Call 304-876-5555 or go to

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