August 4, 2012
Discovery Station exhibit The “Take Me Out to the Ballgame” exhibit includes local and national baseball artifacts. Leo Burke, a 1952 Hagerstown High School graduate who played for Chicago and Baltimore, will attend the ribbon-cutting ceremony along with two members of the Hagerstown Suns. Today, reception at 10 a.m. Discovery Station, 101 W. Washington St., Hagerstown. Free admission for the ribbon cutting. Call 301-790-0076. Saturday Plus Bill Alt and Jamie Kenton will present “Robotics/Lego” as part of Discovery Station at Hagerstown's Saturday Plus program.
May 21, 2012
Here are some of the things happening this week in Washington County Public Schools: Monday, May 21 High School Assessments - English Barbara Ingram School for the Arts - Actor's Studio in Black Box Theatre, 7:30 p.m.; parent guild, 7 p.m. Boonsboro Middle - End of the year perfect attendance parties for periods seven and eight Conococheague Elementary - PTA meeting, 2:45 p.m. ...
February 4, 2012
Dana Getka said she got a little nervous before playing a clarinet solo during the all-county band show Saturday night at North Hagerstown High School. As second chair in the All Washington County High School Concert Band, the 14-year-old Boonsboro High School freshman said she never really played a lot of solos. But when the first chair got knocked out earlier this week with a wrist injury, Getka said she was bumped into the spotlight. “It's my first solo in front of an audience,” Getka said.
January 26, 2012
The Top Five Drink to their health A wine and cheese tasting with lively auctions. Proceeds will benefit Community Free Clinic. Auction items include a Las Vegas timeshare. Wine will be sold throughout the afternoon, cash bar, 50/50 raffle and door prizes. Noon to 4 p.m. Sunday at The Gourmet Goat, 41 N. Potomac St., Hagerstown. $25, cash or check. Open to ages 21 and older. Call 301-790-2343 or email firstname.lastname@example.org . Alternative music A concert featuring The Eleventh Hour, Page 9, Chasing Taylor, Your Favorite Coastline and Robbie Snell.
December 20, 2011
The Boonsboro High School Band will present a holiday concert tonight in the auditorium at the school at 7 p.m. The event will include seasonal music and light refreshments after the show. Admission is by donation to the Band Boosters. 'Miracle at the Manger' Mount Nebo Christian Preschool will present “Miracle at the Manger,” a musical play performed by students ages 2 to 13. The play will be Wednesday at 7 p.m. in the Boonsboro High School auditorium.