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Weekend calendar - April 13

April 12, 2013

Spring arts and craft show

Arts and crafts vendors will sell handcrafted furniture and primitives, scroll saw wooden pieces, silk flower arrangements, Bolivian textiles, oil paintings and more. Several authors will sign and sell copies of their books. 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday. St. Paul United Methodist Church, 750 Norland Ave., Chambersburg, Pa. Proceeds benefit St. Paul United Methodist Church. Call 717-261-1095.


International Film Festival

Saturday at Bridge of Life and Academy Theater in downtown Hagerstown. Children’s event from 10 a.m. to noon at Discovery Station, 101 W. Washington St., downtown Hagerstown. For a complete schedule, go to marylandiff.com. Tickets can be purchased at www.mdtheatre.org or by calling 301-790-3500.


Container gardens and root vegetables

Washington County Master Gardeners will discuss ways to grow edible plants just about anywhere with no bending or weeding. Root vegetable-themed children’s learning activities. 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday. Boonsboro Library foyer, 401 Potomac St., Boonsboro. Free. Email mgplantclinic@gmail.com.


Spring stamp expo

Cumberland Valley Philatelic Society will hold its spring stamp expo featuring dealer bourse, exhibits and U.S. Post Office. 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday. Chambersburg Recreation Center, U.S. 30, 235 S. Third St., Chambersburg, Pa. Free.


Royal Americans Regiment and Maryland Rangers

Experience life at the fort during the French and Indian War as members of the recreated Royal American Regiment and Maryland Rangers garrison the fort. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday; 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Sunday. Frederick State Park, 11100 Fort Frederick Road, Big Pool. $3 per car load, Maryland residents; $5, out-of-state. Call 301-842-2155. Go to www.friendsoffortfrederick.info.


Kite fun fly

George and Sam Adams will offer free individual instruction and demonstrations of kite flying techniques. Participants should bring their own kites. For all ages. A kite-making workshop, noon to 1:30 p.m.; $1. Event from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday. Renfrew Museum and Park, 1010 E. Main St., Waynesboro, Pa. Meet in the meadow behind the museum house. Park in Renfrew’s lower lot off Welty Road. Call Renfrew Institute at 717-762-0373.


‘The Ten Commandments’

Pot luck and “The Ten Commandments” (Unrated) starring Charlton Heston as Moses. 5 p.m. Saturday. Asbury United Methodist Church, 110 W. North St., Charles Town, W.Va. Call 304-725-5513 or go to www.myasburychurch.org.


Christian music

TJ Harris from Decyfer Down with special guests Living Water will perform. 6 p.m. Saturday. Haven Lutheran Church, 1035 Haven Road, Hagerstown. $8. For reservations, call 301-733-5056 or email havenlcevents@gmail.com.


Evening of Hope Fashion for a Cure

A hair-inspired fashion show. 6 p.m. Saturday, doors open for silent auction; 7 p.m., hair and fashion show begins. The Maryland Theatre, 21 S. Potomac St., downtown Hagerstown. $25; $15, students. Proceeds benefit Breast Cancer Awareness-Cumberland Valley. Call 301-790-3500.


’50s-style sock hop dance

Free dance lessons, 6:30 to 7 p.m. Swing bands Rick K and the Allnighters and The Holders will perform. Attendees are encouraged to dress in 1950s attire. 6 to 11 p.m. Saturday. Hagerstown Community College’s Athletic, Recreation and Community Center, off Robinwood Drive, east of Hagerstown. $25 per person. To purchase tickets in advance, email veteransclub@hagerstowncc.edu. Tickets will be available at the door. Go to www.hagerstowncc.edu/veteransockhop.

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