Five events for your planner: Wednesday, Jan. 4
Hagerstown Model Railroad Museum will hold an open house featuring operating model train layouts and the continued restoration and maintenance of Antietam Station at noon to 5 p.m. Sundays, Jan. 8 through Feb. 5. (Herald-Mail file photo)
Hagerstown Model Railroad Museum will hold an open house featuring operating model train layouts and the continued restoration and maintenance of Antietam Station at noon to 5 p.m. Sundays, Jan. 8 through Feb. 5. Antietam Station, 17230 Shepherdstown Pike, Sharpsburg. Free, donations accepted. Call 301-800-9829, email email@example.com or go to www.antietamstation.com.
2. A magical train adventure
Mixed-media artist and train collector Lee Scott will host an open house for his 500-square-foot model train layout and museum. Scenes include a snowy mountain, a harbor area, a subway layout below a city and a floor-level Thomas the Tank Engine layout with dinosaurs. Noon to 3 p.m. Sundays, Jan. 8, and 22, Feb. 12 and 26, March 11 and 25. Magic Train World, 594 Shannon Drive North, Greencastle, Pa. Free-will donation. Call 717-597-3902, email firstname.lastname@example.org or go to www.magictrainworld.blogspot.com.
3. Musicial culture
The Hamilton Memorial Recital will be at 2:30 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 8, at Washington County Museum of Fine Arts, City Park, Hagerstown. Recital features Gretchen Farrar, soprano, and Francisco Roldan, guitar, pictured. $5; free for museum members. Call 301-739-5727.
4. Tiny, detailed art
Miniature artwork is on display through Friday, Jan. 6, at Council for the Arts' gallery, Capitol Theatre Center, 159 S. Main St., Chambersburg, Pa. through Friday, Jan. 6 Call 717-264-6883 or go to www.councilforthearts.net.
5. Boot scootin' Monday
Cumberland Valley Country Western Dance Association will hold line dance and couples dance classes for beginners and intermediate dancers at 6:30 p.m. Mondays at Old Quincy High School Gym next to Mowery Elementary School, off Pa. 997, Quincy, Pa. Classes start Monday, Jan. 9. For cost and directions, call 717-762-6388 or 717-749-5281.