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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.Continue Reading

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.

    Dates:

    February 11, 18, 25, March 4, 11, 25, April 1, and April 8, 10:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
         …Continue Reading

    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

    Berkeley Arts Council Announces Seventh Annual Art and Earth Juried Exhibit

    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 artist’s…Continue Reading

    Conococheague Institute Christmas Open House December 10, 2016

    Mercersburg, Pennsylvania – The public can experience some old time Christmas cheer at The Conococheague Institute’s Annual Christmas Open House on Saturday, December 10, 2015 from 1 PM to 4 PM. The event takes place on the Institute’s…Continue Reading

    The Maryland Symphony Orchestra Presents Annual Home For The Holidays Concerts

    HAGERSTOWN, Md. - Music Director Elizabeth Schulze and The Maryland Symphony Orchestra will kick off the holiday season in the quad-state region with its annual Home for the Holidays concerts on Saturday December 17 at 7:00 p.m. and Sunday,…Continue Reading

    John Brown to James Brown—The Little Farm Where Liberty Budded, Blossomed, and Boogied

    The Sharpsburg Historical Society hosts Ed Maliskas on Thursday, Dec. 1, at 7:00 pm in Sharpsburg Town Hall, 106 East Main, Sharpsburg, where he will present selections from his book John Brown to James Brown—The Little Farm Where Liberty…Continue Reading

    Asbury UMC Holiday Events Schedule

    Thanksgiving Eve service – Wednesday; November 23, 2016 @ 7 PM

    Join together with family and friends for an evening of worship, praise and fellowship at Asbury UMC in Charles Town WV; as we offer our thanks to God for all the blessings…Continue Reading

    Stoney Creek Release Music Video for “Never Tell Me”