September 7, 2010
Saturday, Sept. 11 -- Growing Shiitake Mushrooms at home; at the clubhouse, 181 Franklin Farm Lane, Chambersburg, Pa.; 11 a.m. Cost is $15. Learn basic mushroom identification and experience a hands-on demonstration. Class size limited to 20 people.For more information, call 717- 263-9226. Sept. 11 -- Forest Stewardship Woodlot Tour; Miller property off Warm Spring Road; 1 p.m. No charge.For more information, call George Hurd at 717-263-9226, ext. 225 Sept. 18 -- Backyard Digital Photography; at the Clubhouse, 181 Franklin Farm Lane, Chambersburg, Pa.; 9 to 11 a.m. Hands-on workshop for those interested in capturing flora and fauna found in a typical home landscape.
September 3, 2010
Tuesday, Sept. 7 Hagerstown Children's Theater classes and camps Hagerstown Children's Theater will offer classes in theater, vocal music, dance, musical theater, instrumental lessons Call 301-733-8261 or e-mail mytheaterarts.com . Women Who Wine Learn how to pair the perfect chocolate with a great wine. 7 to 9 p.m. Knob Hall Winery, 14108 St. Paul Road, Clear Spring. Class costs $20 at the door; $15 before Sept. 7. Call Richard Seibert at 301-331-0022 or e-mail rseibert@knobhall.
August 27, 2010
Scientific solution for weight loss The Washington County Health Department is offering new fall classes for EBT - Emotional Brain Training - A Scientific Solution for Stress Reduction and Weight Loss. This program is designed to help individuals struggling with weight issues and focuses on the root of the obesity problem: stress. Individuals who learn how to retrain their brain to ease stress and have more joy in their life find it easier to make lifestyle changes that last.
July 2, 2010
Tuesday, July 6 Art classes at the museum Washington County Museum of Fine Arts will offer two art classes: Young@Art: Alphabet Adventure for ages 4 to 6. 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Tuesday, July 6 through Friday, July 9. And E-Art: Exciting Ecology, ages 9 to 13. 10:30 a.m. to noon, Tuesday, July 6 though Friday, July 9. Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. For information and to register, call 301-739-5727. Shakespeare for middle-schoolers Hagerstown Community College's Continuing Education and Community Services Division will offer a "Discovering Shakespeare" course as part of its annual College for Kids summer enrichment program.
December 22, 2009
The University of Maryland and Delaware Cooperative Extension will conduct Annie's Project from January until March at nine sites. Annie's Project focuses on the many aspects of farm management and is designed to empower women in overall farm decision making and to build local networks throughout the state. The target audience is farmwomen interested in agriculture and involvement in the farm operation. Topics for the sessions cover the five areas of risk management - production, marketing, financial, legal risk and human resources.
November 30, 2009
BERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. -- Morgan County War Memorial Hospital's Center for Rehab & Wellness will offer a free presentation "Maintain Don't Gain: Melt Away Your Frosty Image and Warm Up to a Thinner You" at 4:30 p.m. Monday, Dec. 7. Registered Dietitian Sara Kuykendall will discuss tips for weight management during the holiday season. Class size is limited. The Center for Rehab & Wellness is located at 261 Berkmore Place, Suite 2A, in Berkeley Springs. For more information or to register, call 304-258-8377.