BEDFORD, Pa. — The Pennsylvania Consort will present its 32nd annual performance of Handel’s “Messiah” on Dec. 14 at 7:30 p.m.
CUMBERLAND — Mountainside Baroque’s ninth season will continue on Dec. 22 at 5 p.m. with its annual Festival of Lessons and Carols. As in previous years, the ecumenical event will take place at Emmanuel Episcopal Parish, 16 Washington St.
CUMBERLAND — The Cumberland Music and Arts Club will hold its Christmas program Dec. 17 at 7 p.m. at First Presbyterian Church, 11 Washington St.
CUMBERLAND — A Christmas recital will be held Dec. 17 at 6:30 p.m. at the Shrine of SS. Peter and Paul, 125 Fayette St.
Winter is a critical time for wildlife because insects are gone and much of the plant food has decreased. Buds and leaves are not available. Roots, tubers and bulbs are locked in the frozen ground.
CUMBERLAND — Each year, Allegany County Public Schools hosts a holiday greeting card contest for students in elementary, middle and high school. The elected board of education selects a winning design from each of those three levels and provides the student artists with a package of complime…
CUMBERLAND — The Schoolhouse Quilters Guild will meet on Dec. 16 at 10:30 a.m. at LaVale United Methodist Church, 565 National Highway.
CUMBERLAND — It’s the most wonderful issue of the year.
CUMBERLAND — The Allegany Community Symphony Orchestra, under the direction of Pat Aaron and Lee Ann O’Brien, will present its 19th annual winter concert Dec. 14 at 7 p.m. in the Pealer Recital Hall at the Woodward D. Pealer Performing Arts Center at Frostburg State University.
KINGWOOD, W.Va. — Elvis Presley tribute artist Robert Keefer of Pigeon Forge, Tennessee, will perform in a program titled “Elvis Christmas” on Dec. 13 at 7 p.m. at the Preston Community Arts Center, 123 S. Price St.
FORT ASHBY, W.Va. — A Christmas tea will be held Dec. 14 at 11:30 a.m. at the church hall of Annunciation of Our Lord Church in Fort Ashby.
OAKLAND — The 2019 Christmas Charity Tour of Homes will be held Dec. 6 from 4 to 9 p.m. and Dec. 7 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m.
CUMBERLAND — The Allegany Arts Council’s December exhibition, “A Stitch to Wear,” will be on public display Dec. 7 through Dec. 28 at its headquarters at 9 N. Centre St.
CUMBERLAND — Lita Havens is the featured artist at Cumberland Theatre’s Bev Walker Gallery during the production of “Miracle on 34th Street the Musical” through Dec. 22.
FROSTBURG — A Bachelor of Fine Arts Thesis Exhibition featuring Frostburg State University seniors’ artwork will be on display in FSU’s Stephanie Ann Roper Gallery Dec. 7 through Dec. 11.
CUMBERLAND — An opening reception for the Art for Giving exhibition will be held Nov. 29 from 4 to 6 p.m. at the C. William Gilchrist Museum of the Arts, 104 Washington St.
CUMBERLAND — The Cumberland Choral Society will present its 2019 Christmas concert, “Christmas Tidings!” on Dec. 15 at 3 p.m. in the First Presbyterian Church, 11 Washington St.
BERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. — The Ice House Theater Project is presenting “Christmas Thieves: A Small Town Radio Play” by Greg Oliver Dec. 6, 7 and 8 at 7:30 p.m., with a 2 p.m. matinee on Dec. 8.
CUMBERLAND — World Artists Experiences, in partnership with the Embassy of the Arab Republic of Egypt, will present a talk by Dr. Sahar Saleem, titled “Recent Discoveries about Royal Egyptian Mummies” on Dec. 9 at 7 p.m. at Allegany College of Maryland’s Science Building, Room 68 lecture hall.
CUMBERLAND — Fifty-four handmade quilts spanning over 130 years of local textile art will be on display at the Gordon-Roberts House, 218 Washington St., between Nov. 29 and Dec. 29 when tours of the Allegany County Historical Society headquarters end for the winter season.
CUMBERLAND — The Cumberland Theatre will present the holiday show “Miracle on 34th Street the Musical” Dec. 5 through Dec. 22.
The holidays are upon us and aren’t you glad President Abraham Lincoln was thoughtful enough to appoint the last Thursday in November as a national holiday. A day set aside by the Mayflower pilgrims in 1864, where we look forward to bowing our heads over baked turkey and homemade cranberry s…
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