March 1, 2013
HEAL of Washington County is hosting FitWalks, a weekly walking group, from 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Saturdays at North Hagerstown High School track. To register, contact Jenny Fleming at firstname.lastname@example.org .
April 4, 2012
Zion Reformed United Church of Christ announces the 6th annual Cinderella Shop at Zion from 10 a.m. to noon Saturdays in April. Clean, gently used prom gowns are available for purchase for $25 each. Only cash or checks written to REACH are accepted. All proceeds go to REACH. Zion Reformed United Church of Christ is at 201 N. Potomac St., downtown Hagerstown. Access to the shop is via the alley off East Avenue at the rear of the church. Donations of clean, gently used prom gowns are also gratefully accepted during church office hours, Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to noon.
February 18, 2013
The Mont Alto Film Project is seeking actors for "Ghosting," a full-length independent feature film. Auditions are from noon to 4 p.m. Saturdays, Feb. 23 and March 16, at Penn State Mont Alto, General Studies Building, One Campus Drive, Mont Alto. This is a non-union production of the Mont Alto Film Project in conjunction with Third Child Productions under the auspices of Penn State Mont Alto. Auditions are open to all actors. Check-in is in Room 110 on the first floor of the General Studies Building; Auditions will be held in the building's auditorium.
December 7, 2003
If you go What: Skivvy Waver House, a World War II museum When: Saturdays, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., and weekdays by appointment Where: 2321/2 S. Potomac St., Hagerstown Admission to the museum is free. To make an appointment to visit the museum, call 1-410-825-2553. During inclement weather on Saturdays, call to make sure the museum is open.
September 24, 2006
Following is a list of post offices in Washington County and their hours of operation: · Hagerstown Post Office, main branch, 44 W. Franklin St., 301-797-8100: Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturdays 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. · Hagerstown-Northern Station, 535 Northern Ave., 301-733-9195: Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturdays 8:30 a.m. to noon. · Big Pool, 11304 Homestead Drive, 301-842-3278: Monday through Friday 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 2 to 4 p.m.; Saturdays 8 to 11:45 a.m. · Boonsboro, 5 Potomac St., 301-432-6861: Monday through Friday 8:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 2 to 5 p.m.; Saturdays 8:30 a.m. to noon.
September 24, 2006
The Discovery Station, a museum and more, opened at 101 W. Washington St. in Hagerstown in May 2005. It contains exhibits, interactive displays and hosts events, including demonstration-learning lectures on designated Saturdays. Discovery Station is open Tuesdays through Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., and on Sundays from 2 to 5 p.m. It is closed on Mondays, certain holidays and Sundays during July and August. Admission is $6 for those ages 2 to 17; $7 for adults; and $5 for seniors over age 55 and members of the military.
August 23, 2007
GREENCASTLE, Pa. - A ban on open burning has been lifted, thanks to more than 3 inches of rain in recent days, Antrim Township Manager Ben Thomas Jr. said. Residents who do burn are asked to have the fire attended with a ready source for extinguishing the fire if necessary. Recyclables such as plastics, newsprint and cardboard should be brought to the recycling center on Antrim Church Road on Saturdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. or to Mountain View Reclamation on Letzburg Road on Saturdays from 7 to 11 a.m.
October 6, 2011
Spooky stores, hot apple ciders and plenty of trick-or-treating. It's that time of year. Here are some of the Halloween highlights in our area. Trick-or-treating Thursday, Oct. 27 Greencastle, Pa., 6 to 8 p.m. Waynesboro, Pa., 6 to 8 p.m Monday, Oct. 31 Chambersburg, Pa., 6 to 8 p.m. Hagerstown, 6 to 8 p.m. Hancock, 6 to 8 p.m. Martinsburg, W.Va., 6 to 8 p.m....
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.
January 27, 2003
If you watch "Legends" Antietam Cable Television, Channel 65 Saturday, Feb. 1, 7 p.m. The program will continue to air Saturdays at 8 p.m. and Sundays at 2 p.m. through March 2. For information, go to the "Legends" link at www.myactv.net.