November 9, 2011
For this month's Fridays at the Library, Bob Shank from the Community Rescue Service will talk about working as an emergency medical technician. Two identical programs will be held from 1 to 2 p.m. and from 2 to 3 p.m. Students may attend either session. Students will have the opportunity to see the inside of an ambulance and learn about emergency medicine. Fridays at the Library will be held on the second Friday of each month at Williamsport Memorial Library, 104 E. Potomac St. For more information, call 301-739-3250, ext. 132.
July 21, 2009
Hagerstown City Council members on Tuesday afternoon approved closing the first block of South Potomac Street on Fridays for the Wind Down Friday fundraising events at The Maryland Theatre. Beginning this week, the first block of South Potomac Street will be closed on Fridays from 5 to 9 p.m. through Sept. 18, city officials said. As part of the event, there will be an enclosed area that encompasses the theater's front courtyard and extends to the sidewalk, Community Affairs Director Karen Giffin said.
September 26, 2008
Hagerstown Community College's Center for Continuing Education will offer two genealogy courses during the fall 2008 semester. The first course, "Tracing Your Family Roots - Introduction to Genealogy," is offered on Fridays, from Oct. 3 through Oct. 24, from 9:30 a.m. to noon, at HCC's Valley Mall Center. The second course, "Genealogy Plus," is offered on Fridays, from Oct. 3 through Oct. 24, from 1:30 to 4 p.m., at HCC's Valley Mall Center. For more information or to register, call 301-790-2800, ext. 236, or go to www.hagerstowncc.
May 29, 2003
"Annie Get Your Gun" 8 p.m. Fridays, May 30 and June 6, and Saturdays, May 31 and June 7; and 2 p.m. Sundays, June 1 and 8 Apollo Civic Theatre 128 E. Martin St. Martinsburg, W.Va. Tickets cost $12 for evening performances; $8 for matinees. Group rates are available. For information and ticket reservations, call 1-304-263-6766, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesdays through Fridays.
October 4, 2012
October is in full swing - the weather has been creeping closer to down-right chilly and the leaves are beginning to turn. So that means it's never too early to start planning for your Halloween events. This is just a small list to get you started as you look for something spooktacular to do, and is no way inclusive. To make this even more family friendly, we threw in some events that might not be Halloween-specific, but lean to the feeling of the autumn season. As always, be sure to read TheCalendar Sunday through Friday in the Lifestyle section to keep you updated on the latest Halloween event additions.
October 28, 2002
Do It Yourself clinics at The Home Depot 7 p.m. Mondays to Fridays; 9 and 11 a.m. Saturdays; 1 p.m. Sundays The Home Depot 17810 Garland Groh Blvd. Hagerstown Daily topics are different and change on a monthly basis. For information, call 301-791-2886.
August 1, 2002
Paintings by Ski Holm, ceramics by Jack Middour Through Friday, Aug. 30 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Mondays through Fridays Chambersburg Area Council for the Arts Gallery 75 S. Main St. Chambersburg, Pa. Free. For information, call 1-717-264-6883.
May 6, 2007
If you go What: Waynesboro Area Senior High School's second annual Art Show When: Wednesdays from 1 to 5 p.m.; Thursdays and Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.; and Fridays from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. during the month of May Where: The Oller House, 138 W. Main St., Waynesboro, Pa.
September 6, 2010
This year's Fridays at the Library series for home-school students will open on Friday, Sept. 10, in a new location -- Williamsport Memorial Library, 104 E. Potomac St., Williamsport. All Fridays at the Library will be held at this location for the next two years during Washington County Free Library's renovation. John Miller, interpreter at the South Mountain State Battlefield, will discuss the Civil War in Maryland, and demonstrate the life and uniform of a Civil War soldier.
November 23, 2011
The Top Five Santa comes to Long Meadow Santa Claus arrives on a firetruck at 10 a.m. Friday. He will meet with children from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Friday and noon to 6 p.m. Saturday, Nov. 26. Long Meadow Shopping Center, corner of Northern and Potomac avenues, Hagerstown. Holiday magic West Virginia Wizards Assembly No. I Fellowship of Family Entertainment presents eight magicians and illusionists, including Michael T, Mario Orsini, Susie the Clown, David Wayne and others.