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Frostburg Museum presents 'Fun with Paint!' PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Volunteers of the Frostburg Museum   
Thursday, 03 December 2009 01:31

Opening reception for Judy McCaughey exhibit December 12 at Museum


FROSTBURG -- The Frostburg Museum is proud to present “Fun with Paint!” an exhibition featuring new work by artist Judy McCaughey from December 1st through December 30th.  The artist's opening reception will be held on Saturday, December 12 from 5 to 8 PM and is free to the public.  Refreshments will be served and everyone is invited to come meet the artist.

In 1991 McCaughey and her husband moved to Columbia, MD, from Riyadh, Saudi Arabia, retired from their jobs, and became grandparents for the first time.  Suddenly, she had time to explore new and old interests.  Her years of teaching kindergarten urged her to write stories for the grandchildren.  But then the stories needed ...

Last Updated on Thursday, 03 December 2009 07:54
Our Town Theatre's 3rd Annual Christmas Market PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Our Town Theatre, Oakland, MD   
Wednesday, 02 December 2009 13:34

On Saturday, December 5th, 10 AM - 4 PM Our Town Theatre's 3rd Annual Christmas Market will be held at St. Peter's Catholic Church Parish Social Hall as part of Oakland, Maryland’s “A Small Town Christmas.”  OTT’s Christmas Market will enable shoppers to support Garrett County artists and contribute toward Our Town Theatre's Backstage which is the new scenery, costume, and prop shop on Center Street in Oakland.  Market activities include shopping for handmade gifts, a Christmas Cafe with chili, and Fair Trade coffee and tea, Bake Sale, Gift Wrap, and Christmas music and readings.

Last Updated on Wednesday, 02 December 2009 13:41
FSU to present Amahl and the Night Visitors and Chamber Choir Performance PDF Print E-mail
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Written by FSU News   
Monday, 30 November 2009 10:49

Sunday, December 13 Concert in Memory of FSU's "First Lady", Maggie Guild


AmahlandNVFrostburg State University Department of Music will present the Opera Theatre production of "Amahl and the Night Visitors" by Gian Carlo Menotti and the FSU Chamber Choir in concert on Saturday, December 12 at 8 PM and Sunday, December 13 at 3 PM in the Performing Arts Center's Pealer Recital Hall.

The December 13 performance will be the Maggie Guild Memorial Concert; dedicated to the memory of "FSU's First Lady", the wife of former president Nelson Guild, who passed away last December.

Last Updated on Monday, 30 November 2009 20:43
New Embassy Theatre to show movie after downtown Cumberland tree lighting PDF Print E-mail
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Written by New Embassy Theatre   
Friday, 27 November 2009 00:07

Attendees at Cumberland’s annual downtown Tree Lighting Ceremony will have an opportunity to see Tim Burton’s film “The Nightmare Before Christmas” at the Embassy Theatre on Baltimore Street after the lighting on Friday, November 27.

Special items to be offered at the café will be hot chocolate and Christmas cookies.  A suggested donation of $2 is requested, but not required.  For more information, call the Embassy at (301) 722-4692.

Last Updated on Monday, 30 November 2009 20:44
Members' Exhibition Opening Reception PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Allegany Arts Council   
Thursday, 26 November 2009 10:26

On Saturday, November 28 from 6 - 8 PM. the entire community is invited to attend the Opening Reception & Awards Ceremony for the 8th Annual Members' Exhibition in the Saville Gallery.  The exhibition, which runs through January 2, features a wide variety of artwork created by artist members of the Allegany Arts Council.

The jurors for this year's exhibition, Catherine Moreland (Executive Director of the Delaplaine Visual Arts Education Center in Frederick) and Dave Moreland (Professor of Art and Art History at Frederick Community College), selected 47 pieces of artwork from a record total of 186 entries.  A brief Awards Ceremony is scheduled to start at 6:30 PM during the November 28th Opening Reception, at which time over $1,000 in artist awards will be presented, ...

Last Updated on Monday, 30 November 2009 20:44

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