September 6, 2012
Oil paintings Cindy Haden Baker's oil paintings are on display. Exhibit continues through Saturday, Sept. 8. The Blue Parrot Bistro, 35 Chambersburg St., Gettysburg, Pa. Call 717-264-6883. American Decorative Arts This exhibition shows objects from the museum's collection of American decorative arts. Exhibit continues through Sunday, Sept. 16. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. Free. Go to www.wcmfa.org . 'Lincoln: The Constitution and the Civil War' Reception for traveling exhibition.
December 26, 2009
Listening to pundits and talking heads bemoan the American economic abyss of the first decade of the 21st century, it might be easy to forget that not everything about the Single-Digits Decade was disastrous. Take a look at the Tri-State area's Lifestyle scene. We did, talking to local artists, business owners, historians, foodies, health care industry insiders and others to get a sense of the noteworthy Lifestyle trends and events of the past decade. Here is what they said. Visual art o Public art in downtown Hagerstown.
January 17, 2008
Auditions for spring production held today SHEPHERDSTOWN, W.Va. - The Shepherd University Rude Mechanicals Medieval and Renaissance Players will hold auditions for their spring production, three medieval plays, from 8 to 10 p.m. today in Reynolds Hall. Multiple roles for men and women are available. Musicians, a videographer, a costume designer, and backstage crew also are needed. For information, call Betty Ellzey at 304-876-5208 or e-mail email@example.com . Internships available at art museum Washington County Museum of Fine Arts in Hagerstown is looking for academic interns for summer 2008.
June 30, 2012
The following area students were named to the dean's list for the spring semester at Lebanon Valley College: - Laura A. Bremmer of Greencastle, Pa., a music major and James Buchanan High School graduate - Jocelyn M. Davis of Blue Ridge Summit, Pa., an English major and Waynesboro (Pa.) Area Senior High School graduate - Brittany L. Flood of Fayetteville, Pa., an art and art history major and Chambersburg (Pa.) Area Senior High School graduate - James M. Hall of Greencastle, a psychology major and James Buchanan High School graduate - Emily B. Johansen of Chambersburg, a psychology major and Chambersburg Area Senior High School graduate - Nikole B. Mannherz of Frederick, Md., an elementary education major and Tuscarora High School graduate - Aaron M. Mills of Hagerstown, a biology major and Clear Spring High School graduate - Andrew D. Suprock of Mount Airy, Md., a physics major and Seton Home Study School graduate
December 28, 2009
The Washington County Museum of Fine Arts will present "The Civil War and Historical Memory: An Illustrated Lecture" by John M. McCardell Jr. on Sunday, Jan. 17, at 2:30 p.m. McCardell, a Hagerstown native, will discuss how historical memory - individual and collective - will shape the approaching 150th anniversary of the American Civil War (2011-2015). McCardell is president emeritus of Middlebury College in Vermont, where he to teaches history. The lecture is sponsored in part by Mrs. Theron K. Rinehart.
February 2, 2009
Piano trio to perform at musem Sunday The Washington County Museum of Fine Arts will present the West Shore Piano Trio in concert Sunday at 2:30 p.m. This is the second in a series of Maryland Symphony Orchestra recitals at the museum this concert season. A reception hosted by members of the museum's volunteer organization, the Singer Society, will follow the performance. The trio consisting of Jay DeWire, Diana Flesner and Heather Haughn will perform Piano Trio in B flat, D. 898 by Franz Schubert and Trio lgiaque No. 1 in G minor for Piano, Violin and Cello by Sergei Rachmaninoff.
September 24, 2010
Name of business: Icing Bakery & Cafe Owners: Tom and Lacy Barnhart Address: 7 N. Main St., Boonsboro Opening date: May 18 Products and services: Assorted baked goods, wedding cakes, celebration cakes, paninis, wraps, salads, soups and coffee Market area: Tri-State area, including Hagerstown and Frederick, Md. How did you get into your business, or what motivated you to start it? "I (Lacy) have always enjoyed baking and decided to go back to school and attain a degree in pastry arts from L'Academie de Cuisine.