Advertisement
YOU ARE HERE: HeraldMail HomeCollectionsBand Shell
IN THE NEWS

Band Shell

NEWS
By ANNE WEATHERHOLT / 301-678-6888 | July 1, 2010
o Read more Anne Weatherholt columns at washingtoncountyliving.com Fourth of July This coming weekend is the time to celebrate our nation's heritage of freedom. There are plenty of events in the local area to choose from, and I imagine that our Western Maryland Rail Trail will be loaded with bicyclists to boot. Have a safe and wonderful Fourth - and don't forget the special emphasis on prayer for our nation and our troops overseas in all of our local churches.
Advertisement
NEWS
June 25, 2010
By Faith Ministries will sing at an outdoor camp meeting this Sunday at Samples Manor Church, Sharpsburg. Call 304-616-1437. Rain or shine. Gospel in the Park, Reunion Trio will perform at 7 p.m. Wednedsay, June 30, at the band shell in City Park, Hagerstown.
NEWS
May 27, 2010
Main Street, City Center, Public Square -- whatever you call it, there are plenty of opportunities to be proud of where you live. Here is a list of a few town festivals coming up in the Tri-State region this summer. This is not intended to be an all-encompassing list. We have a more complete listing of Tri-State area events in our calendar listings each week. So check back regularly. -- compiled by Tiffany Arnold JULY Waynesboro Summer Jubilee | July 3 Most activities will be held across the street from Waynesboro Hospital, whose address is 501 E. Main St., Waynesboro, Pa. Firecracker five-kilometer run, 8:30 a.m.; parade down Main Street, 10:30 a.m., with activities scheduled after the parade including children's games, a pie-eating contest, money machine, food, pony rides, petting zoo and bands.
NEWS
By MARIE GILBERT | May 8, 2010
HAGERSTOWN -- A trumpet wailed, a trombone growled and a clarinet embroidered the tune. It was a day of jazz, as about 200 students from Washington County Public Schools presented Swingin' in the Park, an annual program that showcases the talents of both middle and high school bands. The Saturday concert was held in the band shell at City Park in Hagerstown before a sizable audience that soaked up the music. Gary Rupert, band director at Smithsburg High School and one of the organizers of the event, said the program has been a tradition for a number of years and is an opportunity for students to showcase their talents.
NEWS
May 4, 2010
Washington County Public Schools will present the 2010 Swingin' in the Park concert Saturday at the band shell in Hagerstown City Park. Local school jazz bands will present live music for the public in a celebration of jazz. The annual event is free to the public and will feature different groups throughout the day. Schedule for Swingin' in the Park: o 11:20 a.m. - Clear Spring High School Jazz Ensemble o Noon - Williamsport High School Jazz Ensemble o 12:30 p.m. - Northern Middle School Jazz Band o 1 p.m. - North Hagerstown High School Jazz Ensemble o 1:30 p.m. - Boonsboro High School Jazz Ensemble o 2 p.m. - E. Russell Hicks Jazz Band o 2:30 p.m. - South Hagerstown High School Jazz Ensemble o 3 p.m. - Smithsburg Middle School Jazz Ensemble o 3:30 p.m - Smithsburg High School Jazz Ensemble o 4 p.m. - Washington County Faculty Big Band
NEWS
By DAVE McMILLION | August 19, 2009
WILLIAMSPORT -- Proclamations were read, pictures were snapped, and accolades and laughter flowed as Williamsport residents honored the oldest person in town Wednesday night. The tribute to 104-year-old Ida Grimes also came in style. Grimes arrived at the band shell in Byron Memorial Park in a long, white limousine and was led to a red, wingback chair at the front of a crowd that numbered more than 100 people. People gathered around Grimes, delivering a sash and flowers to her. "You want me to stand up?"
NEWS
By PAULA GREEN SHUPP | August 11, 2009
o Read more Paula Green Shupp columns at washingtoncountyliving.com Williamsport Days set for Aug. 19 to 23 Williamsport Days kicks off Wednesday, Aug. 19, at 7 p.m. with the annual summer concert by the Williamsport Community Band in the Byron Memorial Park band shell. The band plans to serenade a very special guest. The Williamsport Days Committee, led by Chairperson Bobbi Cole, has planned an event-filled, five-day celebration for all ages to enjoy.
The Herald-Mail Articles
|