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Historian Kyle Bjornson Presents “On the Homefront” Suite of Programs at Four Heritage Area Sites
Historian/HCWHA intern Kyle Bjornson will present a suite of free, 30-minute, ranger-style presentations on the Civil War civilian experience.
Bjornson, who holds a Master of Arts in Public History from the University of South Carolina,…Continue Reading
“The Lay Of The Land”- An Exhibition of Paintings, Prints, & Turned Wood
The Shepherdstown Community Club (War Memorial Building), 102 E. German St., Shepherdstown, WV, hosts a four day exhibition of new works by artists Susan Carney, Mark Muse and Neil Super. The exhibit runs Thursday, July 6th through Sunday,…Continue Reading
Terror on the Conococheague” at the Conococheague Settlement – July 29 & 30
Mercersburg, PA – From a letter in the Maryland Gazette, March 11, 1756: “… about 150 Yards from the House found Lowther dead and scalped, and otherwise terribly mangled; his Brains were beat out, as is supposed with his own Gun-barrel,…Continue Reading
Berkeley Arts Council Call for Entries: Fifth Annual Eastern West Virginia Juried Art Exhibit
The Berkeley Arts Council in Martinsburg, West Virginia announces the Fifth Annual Eastern West Virginia Juried Exhibit, to be displayed in the Berkeley Art Works Gallery, 116 North Queen Street in Martinsburg, WV. The exhibition will be…Continue Reading
Old Opera House’s 11th Annual New Voice Play Festival: June 23 - 25
The Old Opera House is proud to announce the finalists for the Old Opera House’s 11th Annual New Voice Play Festival. Each year the Old Opera House asks playwrights from across the country to send us their new one-act plays. …Continue Reading
ACFF Announces the Next Gen Capture Conservation Project & Contest
The American Conservation Film Festival challenges and invites young people ages 5 to 18 to create and submit a short video capturing what conservation and their relationship to nature and the world around them means to them. The purpose…Continue Reading
City Of Charles Town’s WV Day Festival To Be Held On June 17, 2017
This Saturday, the City of Charles Town will host its 2nd annual WV Day Festival, located on the streets of downtown Charles Town. The event will feature live music, history tours, a 5K Race, live artists, street performers, a kids area,…Continue Reading
Abolitionist Ale Works To Hold Grand Opening Block Party This Saturday, June 17
Live music, craft beer and exciting new beginnings will be the theme in downtown Charles Town this Saturday, June 17, as Abolitionist Ale Works, formerly Front Porch Brewing Co will open its doors for the first time to the public.
Everyone Invited To Shepherdstown 4th Of July Parade And Picnic
The historic town of Shepherdstown will hold its annual Independence Day parade and community picnic on Tuesday, July 4. Both events will be held rain or shine.
Everyone is welcome at both events and admission will be free. The parade…Continue Reading
Civil War Summer Lecture Series at the Jacob Rohrbach Inn
Come join leading historians and Antietam Battlefield Guides as they discuss intriguing topics of the Maryland Campaign of 1862 and the Civil War during our Civil War Summer Lecture Series.
These outdoors programs are free and open…Continue Reading
Final Concert Of Friends Of Music Season Set For June 25 On Popodicon Lawn
The Friends of Music will present the fifth and final concert of their current season at 3:00 p.m. Sunday, June 25 in Shepherdstown. This will be a special outdoor concert, held under a tent with chairs on the front lawn of Shepherd University’s…Continue Reading
Friends Of Music Award Scholarship To Washington High School Grad
The Friends of Music have awarded a $500 scholarship to Emma Locarnini, who just graduated from Washington High School. Friends Vice President Linda Walker presented the check to Emma at the school on May 31.
The accompanying photo…Continue Reading
Contemporary American Theater Festival & Washington County Museum Of Fine Arts Summer Exhibition
Costume and fashion exhibitions are experiencing increased popularity in metropolitan cities across the United States and Europe. A collaboration between the Contemporary American Theater Festival (CATF) in Shepherdstown, West Virginia and…Continue Reading
June 2 First Friday Coffeehouse Feature Master Guitar Maker And Songwriter
First Friday Coffeehouse will feature Fredericksburg, Virginia songwriter and instrument maker Bob Gramann. The event is held June 2 at Trinity Orchard House on Route 45 mid-way between Shepherdstown and Martinsburg, West Virginia. …Continue Reading
Two Innovative History Seminars sponsored by Friends of Webb-Blessing House
The public is invited to attend two innovative, all-day history seminars: “Celebrating Storer College and its Impact on Jefferson County and the Nation” (June 8th) and “Three Historians Speak: Researching Jefferson County…Continue Reading
Freedom’s Run Summer Camp 2017 for Middle and High School Students
Camp River Runners Summer Youth Run Camps are back, bigger, and better for 2017!
“We had a blast in 2016 with over 40 young runners in each of our Middle and High School day camps. New is our overnight High School Camp July 16-19.…Continue Reading
Friday’s @ Five Summer Concert Series on the Town Square Schedule Announced
Looking for something free and exciting to do in downtown Martinsburg on a Friday afternoon this summer? Come to Friday’s @ Five for a taste of great music and fun!
Friday’s @ Five at the Town Square, Presenting Sponsor by Gibson…Continue Reading
Friends Of Music Award Scholarship To Jefferson HS Senior
The Friends of Music have awarded a $500 scholarship to Ally Ward, a graduating senior at Jefferson High School.
The scholarship was presented at the school’s annual Band Awards Night the evening of May 16. Ally, who lives in…Continue Reading
Berkeley Arts Council Announces Photo17 Accepted Artists
The Berkeley Arts Council announced the accepted artists for the Photo 17 National Juried Photography Exhibit, to be displayed at the Berkeley Art Works from June 28 - August 12, 2017. There will be a reception and awards presentation on…Continue Reading
Deadline May 22 for entries in Berkeley Arts Council Juried Photography Exhibit
The Berkeley Arts Council in Martinsburg, West Virginia announces its 2017 National Juried Photography Exhibit, to be displayed in the Berkeley Art Works Gallery, 116 North Queen Street in Martinsburg. The exhibit will be on display June…Continue Reading
Berkeley County Arts Council Bulletin - May / June Events
Continuing through May 20
The Seventh Annual Art and Earth Juried Exhibit
The Art and Earth juried exhibit attracted 144 works by 60 artists from 20 states. Juror Sonya Evanisko of Shepherd…Continue Reading
Jefferson Arts Council May Exhibition Opening Reception May 5th
The Jefferson Arts Council (JAC) is excited to announce the May exhibition to be shown at the Fire Hall Gallery in Charles Town with the opening reception scheduled for Friday, May 5, from 5pm to 8pm.
The exhibition will feature the…Continue Reading
Historic Shepherdstown to Feature Quilt Events in May
On May 24, Fawn Valentine, a West Virginia quilt expert, will be in Shepherdstown to “read” local quilts from 1 to 3 p.m. and to give a talk, “West Virginia Quilts and Quiltmakers: Echoes from the Hills,” at 7 p.m.…Continue Reading
Volunteers Needed for Tree Planting - Saturday, May 13th
Volunteers from Charles Town Parks and Recs Commission have received 16 free trees through the Carla Hardy WV Project CommuniTree to be planted at Jefferson Memorial Park on Saturday May 13, 2017 at 11:00am. CTree promotes tree planting and…Continue Reading
Artisan Bread Class at Historic Peter Burr Farm
In this two part class, attendees will learn: how to create and maintain a sourdough starter, kneading and rising techniques; they will also make a loaf of bread that will be baked on site; and take home sourdough starter to make bread at…Continue Reading
2nd Jackson’s Raid on the Roundhouse Event This Weekend
On June 19, 1861, Colonel Thomas J. Jackson was given an order by Brigadier General Joseph Johnston to destroy the Baltimore & Ohio Railroad tracks and roundhouse at Martinsburg. (This was before his famous nickname and his rank as a…Continue Reading
French & Indian War Bus Tour June 10
MERCERSBURG, PA – Hop on the bus Saturday, June 10 for a day-long guided bus tour as we explore the significance of the Conocheague District in the French and Indian War (1754 – 1760). The tour begins and ends at the Conocheague Institute’s…Continue Reading
Shepherdstown Back Alley Garden Tour And Tea Set For May 20-21
The historic town of Shepherdstown will hold its 20th annual Back Alley Garden Tour and Tea the weekend of May 21 and 22.
The event, which is sponsored by the Shepherdstown Community Club, will include a self-guided walking tour of…Continue Reading
Boonsboro Celebrates 225th Anniversary
BOONSBORO, MARYLAND – The town of Boonsboro is celebrating the 225th anniversary of its founding throughout 2017. Nestled at the foot of South Mountain, it was founded in 1792 by brothers George and William Boone, cousins of Daniel Boone.…Continue Reading
Film & Program: Now is the Time: Healthcare for Everybody - May 18
Now is the Time: Healthcare for Everybody is a new film screening at the Shepherdstown Opera House, Thursday, May 18, 7 p.m., free.
The title aptly mirrors headlines popping up throughout the U.S. People in a rapidly growing nationwide…Continue Reading
14Th Annual Museum Ramble To Spotlight Washington County Museums And Historic Sites
WASHINGTON COUNTY, MARYLAND – The 14th annual Washington County Museum Ramble will be held throughout the month of May. The Ramble has more than 30 participating museums and historic sites located in Washington County, most of which open…Continue Reading
May 19 Murder Mystery Dinner Theater Will Benefit Friends Of Music
The Friends of Music are sponsoring a murder mystery dinner theater performance at Shepherdstown’s Bavarian Inn the evening of Friday, May 19.
The event will be a fundraiser for the Friends, and everyone in the community is invited…Continue Reading
Sharpsburg Historical Society to Commemorate Entry of the U.S. Into WWI
At its Thursday, April 27, meeting, the Sharpsburg Historical Society will commemorate the entry of the United States into the conflict now called World War I. The meeting starts at 7:00 in Town Hall, 106 East Main St., Sharpsburg.
Emmy Award-Winning CNN Correspondent Tom Foreman, Guest Author at Celebrity Dinner
Tom Foreman is an Emmy award-winning journalist whose experience spans more than three decades, and touches virtually every major news story in that time period. Foreman has traveled to all 50 U.S. states and more than twenty countries to…Continue Reading
Third Annual Flip Flop Festival to be held in Harpers Ferry and Bolivar, April 22-23
Come celebrate with the Appalachian Trail Conservancy (ATC) and the Trail and Town Alliance of Harpers Ferry and Bolivar during the third annual Flip Flop Festival on April 22-23. The event will feature a variety of activities, vendors, music…Continue Reading
Pikeside UMC To Hold Church Yard Sale
Pikeside UMC in Martinsburg WV will hold its annual “Spring Fling” Vendor & Yard Sale on Saturday; May 6 from 8am - 2pm.
All proceeds from this event will benefit Tri-County Pastoral Counseling Service, which…Continue Reading
Irish Icons Martin Hayes and Dennis Cahill in Berryville, VA April 28
Counry Clare, Ireland - Renowned Irish duo Martin Hayes and Dennis Cahill bring their innovative take on Irish music to the Barns of Rose Hill in Berryville, VA, in the Northern Shenandoah Valley on Friday, April 28th, at 8:00PM.
Two Upcoming Life-long Learning Events at Shepherd
Tuesday, April 18th - Speak Story Series presents Antonio Rocha at Reynolds Hall at 7:30 p.m. - Born and raised in Brazil, Antonio presents a unique fusion of verbal narrative and mime that has taken his work to 16 countries across 6 continents.…Continue Reading
ACFF Spring Fundraiser Features Pollinator Film & Discussion
Shepherdstown, WV.—The American Conservation Film Festival 3rd annual spring fundraiser will shed light on threats facing a number of America’s pollinator species and how we can help them at a party including festive food, drink,…Continue Reading
Final concert of the 2016-2017 Shepherd Music Salon Series, “Eastern Echoes”
The final concert of the 2016-2017 Shepherd Music Salon Series sponsored by Jefferson Security Bank, titled “Eastern Echoes,” will will take place Tuesday, April 11, at 8 p.m. in the Frank Center W.H. Shipley Recital Hall. The…Continue Reading
Author Bob O’Connor to present program on African American History
HAGERSTOWN, MARYLAND - The Washington County Historical Society, in partnership with the African American Historical Association and The Contemporary School for the Arts & Gallery, will present a program on African American history with…Continue Reading
Reserve your tickets for the Contemporary American Theater Festival’s 2017 Season
Get ready for July and reserve your tickets for the Contemporary American Theater Festival’s 2017 Season: the Summer of Six!
Where will you travel this summer? To an elite university? To the Bronx in 1977? Will you…Continue Reading
Next Friends Of Music Concert Set For April 29 In Shepherdstown
The Friends of Music will present the fourth concert of their current season at 7:30 p.m. Saturday, April 29 at the Trinity Episcopal Church in Shepherdstown, WV. The concert will feature the Two Rivers Piano and Winds Ensemble. The pianist…Continue Reading
Free Smart Device Workshop Offered To Help Martinsburg Residents See How Easy It Is To Be Green
MARTINSBURG, W. Va. – Earth Day is April 22 and it serves as a great reminder for us all to consider how we are impacting the environment and what changes we can make to positively impact our environment.
U.S. Cellular associates…Continue Reading
Maryland Symphony Presents ‘The Best Of The Eagles’
Internationally Acclaimed Jeans ‘n Classics Combines World-Class Rock and Symphonic Musicians to Perform the Timeless Music of the Eagles
Concert to be held April 8. The concert features Jeans ‘n Classics,…Continue Reading
Call for Entries: Photo 17 Exhibit
The Berkeley Arts Council in Martinsburg, West Virginia announces Photo 17, its 2017 National Juried Photography Exhibit, to be displayed in the Berkeley Art Works Gallery, 116 North Queen Street in Martinsburg. The exhibit will be on display…Continue Reading
Berkeley Arts Council Offers Classes in April
The Berkeley Arts Council is offering two art classes taught by Teaching Artist Judith Becker.
“Improving Your Drawing and Rendering Skills” will be on Thursdays 1-4pm, April 13, 20, 27, and May 4.
“Beginning Color Pencil”…Continue Reading
Seventh Annual Art and Earth Exhibit Opens April 5
The Seventh Annual Art and Earth Juried Exhibit will open April 5 at the Berkeley Art Works, 116 North Queen Street in Martinsburg. There will be a reception and awards presentation on Friday, April 21 from 5-7pm. The exhibit will be on display…Continue Reading
“Gallery on Main” launched in Martinsburg
Bringing color to vacant buildings in downtown Martinsburg is the goal of “Gallery on Main”, a collaboration between the Berkeley Arts Council and Main Street Martinsburg. The program showcases creations by eight local artists. Original…Continue Reading
Widely Acclaimed Film, Embrace, At MD Int’l Film Fest, April 1
HAGERSTOWN, MARYLAND – The Maryland International Film Festival presents a screening of the highly acclaimed documentary Embrace on Saturday, April 1 at 7:30 p.m. Several events are being planned in downtown Hagerstown to coordinate with…Continue Reading
Upcoming Shepherd University Lifelong Learning Program Events
Friday, March 24
Tour of Hagley Museum, first home of the DuPont family in Brandywine, DE. Leaving St. Agnes Church at 7:00 a.m. Limited space available. Cost is $129; or $115 for members and includes transportation,…Continue Reading
“Ribbon Cutting” Set for 2017 Eastern Panhandle Home Show
The “ribbon cutting” for the 22nd Annual Eastern Panhandle Home Builders Association Home Show will be held on Saturday, March 25 at 9:45 am at Berkeley Plaza located at 215 Monroe St. in Martinsburg.
The actual opening of the…Continue Reading
Gala Festival of Dance conclude Dance Works 2017
Over 150 young dancers will find their spotlights on Sunday, March 26 when the community collaboration known as Dance Works 2017 takes the stage at 3:00 pm at Musselman High School. The matinee entertainment features fourteen performances…Continue Reading
2017 Eastern Panhandle Home Show Offers New Space and Features
At the 22nd Annual Eastern Panhandle Home Builders Association Home Show, you will have an opportunity to see over 160 exhibits from all types of businesses. From landscaping, to heating and air conditioning; building contractors to…Continue Reading
Friends Of Shepherdstown Library Book Sale On Mother’s Day Weekend
FOSL’s Annual Book Sale fundraiser will be held over Mother’s Day weekend, Saturday, May 13 - Sunday, May 14, 2017, at the Shepherdstown Community Club’s War Memorial Building (102 E German Street). The Book Sale is…Continue Reading
Victor Clairmont, World-Renowned Baritone, to Perform in Hagerstown on Saturday, March 18
The Hagerstown Seventh-day Adventist Church, located near HCC on Robinwood Drive, is delighted to invite the community to enjoy his outstanding concert on Saturday, March 18, at 6:00pm. The concert is free, but a generous freewill offering…Continue Reading
Is Your Cupcake worth $500? Annual MSM Cupcake Contest Announced
CUPCAKES: Please bring two dozen cupcakes. All cupcakes will be judged. Cupcakes must be in standard cupcake liners. All cupcakes must contain chocolate with anything else you want to add. Participants may submit multiple entries and…Continue Reading
Historic Shepherdstown Commission’s Speakers Series Opens with March 8 Talk on Forgotten Local Roads
David Bullock will speak on “Forgotten 18th Century Roads: Shepherdstown and the Philadelphia Wagon Road” at 7 p.m. on March 8. The talk will be in the auditorium of the Robert C. Byrd Center for Congressional History and Education…Continue Reading
Kevin Booth to perform free gospel concert at Hagerstown Seventh day adventist church
HAGERSTOWN, MARYLAND – Singer Kevin Booth, of Kevin Booth Gospel Ministries, will perform a free gospel concert on Saturday, March 11. The concert will be held at 6 p.m. at the Hagerstown Seventh Day Adventist Church located at 11507 Robinwood…Continue Reading
Art Works to Host Gallery Talk and Q&A with Pat and Beverly Murphy
At 2pm Saturday, April 1, the Berkeley Art Works will host a gallery talk and Q&A session with Pat and Beverly Murphy about their experiences over more than 40 years of the photography program at the Boys and Girls Club in Martinsburg.…Continue Reading
Shepherd University students will perform in the Annual Honors Recital
A select group of student musicians and ensembles from Shepherd University will perform in the Annual Honors Recital on Sunday, March 5, 2017 at 2:30 pm at the Washington County Museum of Fine Arts in Hagerstown, Maryland. The recital is…Continue Reading
Contemporary American Theater Festival to feature Six New Plays
CATF’s 2017 playwrights give voice to the diverse and vibrant American experience. Their stories will compel you. They will provoke you. They will entertain you. This summer, explore six powerful stories that will stimulate your mind…Continue Reading
Harpers Ferry Foundation Announces April Dinner Event and Flip Flop Festival
On Sunday, April 2, Trail and Town Alliance will be sponsoring a Progressive Dinner to raise money for the Flip Flop Festival. Join us at 6 pm for a four-course dinner in four beautiful homes in Bolivar and Harpers Ferry. (Host/cooks are:…Continue Reading
Shepherd to Present Award-Winning Play, “They Call Me Q”
The Performing Arts Series at Shepherd University and Multicultural Student Affairs will present the award-winning play “They Call Me Q” on March 1, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. at Shepherd University’s Marinoff Theater in Shepherdstown,…Continue Reading
Art and Earth Exhibit Accepted Artists Announced
The Berkeley Arts Council announced the accepted artists for the Seventh Annual Art and Earth Juried Exhibit, to be displayed at the Berkeley Art Works from April 5 - May 20. There will be a reception and awards presentation on April 21 from…Continue Reading
Upcoming Shepherd University Lifelong Learning Program Events
TONIGHT!! Wednesday, March 1 - Film Series at the Byrd Center - “Dr. Strangelove” from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. in the Robert C. Byrd Center for Congressional History and Education Auditorium. Stanley Kubrick’s class…Continue Reading
Pikeside UMC Ash Wednesday Morning Worship Services
Join Pikeside UMC at one of our four Ash Wednesday Services on the morning of March 1st. These services have been scheduled to allow worshipers the ability to attend service without impacting their work or school schedules. Services…Continue Reading
Tickets On Sale Now For March 25 Shepherdstown Orchestra Concert
The Friends of Music will present a Two Rivers Chamber Orchestra concert in Shepherdstown on March 25. The concert will be held at Trinity Episcopal Church at 7:30 p.m.
Entitled “Songs and Dances of Love,” it will…Continue Reading
Washington County Arts Council hosting “Jon Parks: Southern Exposure”
The Washington County Arts Council hosts two exhibits in March 2017 “Jon Parks: Southern Exposure” will be displayed in the Main Gallery and “Lesley Whalley: Colorful Language” will be featured in the Hall Gallery.
Berkeley Arts Council - Arts Participation Survey
One important part of our efforts is the ongoing survey on arts participation that will give city and county planners data on the arts in our area. The survey is designed to assemble data on artists working and potential audiences in Berkeley…Continue Reading
March Instruction at the Berkeley Art Works
The Berkeley Arts Council announces art classes for March at the Berkeley Art Works, 116 North Queen Street in Martinsburg.
Starting March 2, Teaching Artist Judith Becker will offer “Creating and Painting Still Lifes with Symbolism…Continue Reading
Eat Your Heart Out Martinsburg - Celebrate Restaurant Week February 20-25th
From ethnic flair to American classic, Martinsburg offers a variety of dining options for families, date nights, business occasions and more. Food lovers have an opportunity to experience the downtown Martinsburg diverse dining February 20-25,…Continue Reading
Berkeley Arts Council Looks Back at Four Decades of the Boys and Girls’ Club Photography
In celebration of Youth Art Month, The Berkeley Arts Council presents a retrospective exhibit of student photographs created over the years in the Martinsburg Boys and Girls Club photography program. The exhibit will be on display at the…Continue Reading
Announcing the 2017 Eastern Panhandle Home Show
The Eastern Panhandle Home Builders Association (a local 501c6 Non-Profit) is proud to announce its annual Home Show March 25th and 26th at our new location at Berkley Plaza!
The Home Show offers businesses a valuable opportunity to…Continue Reading
Dance Works Registration is Now Open
Arrangements for the fourth annual Dance Works festival, to be held at Musselman High in March, are moving forward with the announcement that dance schools and companies can begin registering for the event. The information and forms needed…Continue Reading
Harpers Ferry National Historical Park Celebrates the 150th Anniv of the Founding of Storer College
In celebration of Black History month and to kick-off the 150th Anniversary of the founding of Storer College, Harpers Ferry National Historical Park invites the public to attend the following programs highlighting Harpers Ferry’s rich…Continue Reading
Announcing “Cut to the Chase Film Festival” in Shepherdstown, WV
Now accepting submissions: Cut To The Chase is a short film festival hosted in historic Shepherdstown, WV, creating a vibrant intersection of art, theater and film on the Potomac River. Our goal is to produce an annual short film festival…Continue Reading
Upcoming Events at Asbury UMC
‘Living the Five’ Bible Study – Beginning Tuesday; January 31, 2017 7 PM
Asbury United Methodist Church in Charles Town West Virginia invites our entire community to join us for a dynamic new Bible study titled “Living the…Continue Reading
Call for Artists - Seventh Annual Art and Earth Juried Exhibit April 5 - May 20, 2017
The Berkeley Arts Council announces the Seventh Annual Art and Earth Juried Art Exhibit. The exhibit, which is produced by the Berkeley Arts Council, has the theme “Art and Earth: My Art - My World”. Entries should reflect the…Continue Reading
Spring League Registrations are open at Martinsburg-Berkeley Co Parks & Rec
We are accepting registration for our spring leagues. For information and links to forms and online registration, see below.
- Spring…Continue Reading
January / February Events at Asbury UMC
‘Living the Five’ Bible Study – Beginning Tuesday; January 31, 2017 @ 7 PM
Asbury United Methodist Church in Charles Town West Virginia invites our entire community to join us for a dynamic new Bible study titled “Living the…Continue Reading
Tickets On Sale Now For March 10 Shepherdstown Rotary Wine-Tasting Dinner
Tickets are on sale now for the Shepherdstown Rotary Club’s 16th Annual Wine-tasting Dinner, which will be held on Friday, March 10. The event will be held at Shepherdstown’s Bavarian Inn starting at 6:30 p.m. Members of the community…Continue Reading
Martinsburg ReNew Hosting Community Forum Featuring Motivational Pastor Brad Hill
Martinsburg ReNew will be hosting the next community forum featuring Rev Brad Hill who is a motivational pastor offering hope to our community.
Feb 16. at 6PM (snow date Feb 22)
Location will be at Josephs Church Community…Continue Reading
One Night Only - Illusionist Wes Iseli at the Apollo Civic Theatre
Reality sensation, full-time illusionist, Wes Iseli of The Carbonaro Effect and Wes Iseli’s MAGICLIFE entertains thousands of magic lovers each month at over 400 shows a year.
Saturday, January 21st, Wes comes to Martinsburg…Continue Reading
Washington County Museum of Fine Arts Announces Childrens’ Art Workshops
The following art workshops are available from the Washington County Museum of Fine Arts.
February 11, 18, 25, March 4, 11, 25, April 1, and April 8, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
Western films to be screened, filmed in Berkeley Springs
BERKELEY SPRINGS, WV - An award-winning independent film company’s Western will be shown Sunday in Berkeley Springs in advance of the company’s filming of a new feature in Morgan County this year. One-Eyed Horse Productions’ “Day…Continue Reading
January 6 First Friday Coffeehouse Features Three Writers In-The-Round
First Friday Coffeehouse will feature the diversity of three songwriting talents from the ever-growing Frederick, Maryland acoustic music scene. The event is held January 6 at Trinity Orchard House on Route 45 mid-way between Shepherdstown…Continue Reading
Tickets Still Available For Jan. 14 Mlk Holiday Concert In Shepherdstown
Tickets are still available for the second concert of the Friends of Music’s current season, a special Martin Luther King Holiday Concert by the Two Rivers String Quartet. The concert will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, January 14…Continue Reading
U.S. Cellular offers free Device Workshops to help users create and keep New Year’s resolutions
MARTINSBURG, W. Va. – From health and fitness to adjusting budgets and expenditures, January is the season for smart changes. It sometimes can be tough to stay on track when setting new goals, but smartphones and devices will help you create…Continue Reading
M-BC Parks and Rec Spring 2017 Hockey registration is now open
M-BC Parks & Recreation is currently accepting registration for our Spring Inline Youth Hockey League.
The registration deadline is February 24, 2017. Any registrations received after the deadline will incur a $10 late fee. The…Continue Reading
Photo exhibit by Frank Herrera, “On the Road Again,” opening January 7
HAGERSTOWN, MD - The Washington County Museum of Fine Arts is pleased to announce its upcoming photographic exhibition, Frank Herrera: On the Road Again opening January 7, 2017 through April 9, 2017. A native of West Virginia, Frank…Continue Reading
Rumsey Radio Hour Comes Back In January 2017!!
ALL PERFORMANCES SOLD OUT LAST YEAR SO HURRY AND BUY YOUR TICKET NOW!!
After last year’s incredible turnout, the Rumsey Radio Hour returns to Shepherdstown at Shepherd University’s Marinoff Theater on Saturday, January…Continue Reading
Exmas and Crissmas
And beyond this there lies in the ocean, turned towards the west and north, the island of Niatirb which Hecataeus indeed declares to be the same size and shape as Sicily, but it is larger, though in calling it triangular a man would not miss…Continue Reading
Martin Luther King Holiday Concert by the Two Rivers String Quartet to be held January 14, 2017
Tickets are on sale now for the second concert of the Friends of Music’s current season, a special Martin Luther King Holiday Concert by the Two Rivers String Quartet.
The concert will be held at 7:30 p.m. on Saturday, January…Continue Reading
Hagerstown’s Annual Historic Houses of Worship Tour Planned for December 26
HAGERSTOWN, MARYLAND – The annual Historic Houses of Worship Tour will be held in downtown Hagerstown on December 26, 2016, from 3:00-7:00 p.m. This free, self-guided candlelight tour is a way to experience the City of Hagerstown’s beautiful,…Continue Reading
Berkeley Arts Council Announces New Art Classes for January
The Berkeley Arts Council will offer classes in photography and painting in the New Year.
Professional Photographer David Rehor will offer “Getting to Know Your Digital Camera” and “Painting with Light” on Saturdays January…Continue Reading
Christmas Events at Asbury UMC
Sixth Dimension Community Hand Bell Choir – Sunday; December 11, 2016 @ 3 PM
Asbury UMC is very excited to announce that the wonderful community Hand bell Choir “The 6th Dimension” will be performing…Continue Reading
Call for Artists: Berkeley Arts Council Members’ Exhibit
All artists who are members of – or who join – the Berkeley Arts Council are invited to exhibit one or two art works in the Berkeley Art Works gallery, January 11 through February 18, 2017. There will be a reception on Friday, January…Continue Reading
Local Groups Sponsor Presentations on Jefferson County Battlefields
Join us Friday, December 2 from 6 to 8 pm to hear historian Doug Perks discuss Civil War events in Jefferson County that shaped the course of our nation’s history. Also, learn how private landowners can contribute to the protection…Continue Reading
Tolson’s Chapel Final Sesquicentennial Community Event, Christmas by Candlelight
Sharpsburg, Md. – The Friends of Tolson’s Chapel (FOTC) celebrated the chapel’s Sesquicentennial year with a series of events held at the chapel through the spring/summer/fall season. On October 1, 2016 FOTC hosted their penultimate…Continue Reading