CUMBERLAND — The Maryland Theatre Arts Company, a local nonprofit children’s theater group that has been producing children’s shows in the area for more than 20 years, will hold auditions and sign-ups for its November production of “Frozen, Jr.” on Aug. 26 from 7:30 to 8:30 p.m. in the downs…
KEYSER, W.Va. — The Pan Jammin’ Steel Drum Band will present a free concert Aug. 22 at 6:30 p.m. in the Church-McKee Arts Center auditorium on the campus of Potomac State College as the Highland Arts Unlimited season gets underway.
CUMBERLAND — The 2019 Allegany County Historical Society Fourth Friday Tea Series will continue Aug. 23 at 11 a.m. at the Gordon-Roberts House, 218 Washington St., with a presentation on American paintings of the Victorian era by Travis W. English from Frostburg State University.
CUMBERLAND — Cumberland is known as the Gateway to the West, and on Aug. 25 from 2 to 4:30 p.m., five cowboy singers and poets are bringing the West back to the city in a concert at the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Greater Cumberland, 211 S. Lee St.
OAKLAND — Mountaintop Tabletop Club presents a charity board game tournament for the Oakland B&O Museum on Aug. 17 from 1 to 5 p.m.
FRIENDSVILLE — Through grant funding from the state, the Garrett County Health Department provides assistance to five community planning groups in various locations throughout the county to promote healthy living and prevent risky behaviors.
BERKELEY SPRINGS, W.Va. —The final concert in the Morgan Arts Council’s Summer Concerts in the Park series this year will feature the old-time bluegrass sound of the April Verch Band. The group will perform Aug. 17 at 5:30 p.m. at Berkeley Springs State Park.
BEDFORD, Pa. — Pennsylvania Consort’s 2019-2020 Guest Artist Series will begin with a concert by the Indiana University of Pennsylvania Faculty Woodwind Quintet on Sept. 14 at 7:30 p.m. at Bedford Presbyterian Church, 55 E. Penn St.
CUMBERLAND — Discover Downtown Cumberland, in collaboration with local bike enthusiast Sharon Leasure, has planned a Hogs on the Mall celebration for riders to socialize and display their motorcycles Aug. 16 from 5 to 9 p.m. along the downtown Cumberland pedestrian mall.
CUMBERLAND — The Cumberland Theatre will continue the 2019 Main Stage Season with the absurdist comedy “Meteor Shower” written by comedian Steve Martin.
CUMBERLAND — The Times-News is participating in the Maryland Writers’ Association’s 30th anniversary Writer’s Round Table by running the Notable Maryland Authors series in the newspaper.
The warm days of summer bring with them the sounds of insects. Many of these are mating calls designed to attract a female of the species.
FROSTBURG — On the EDGE, part of the 2019-2010 Cultural Events Series at Frostburg State University, will once again include cutting-edge performers who stretch the boundaries of their art forms.
ELLERSLIE — The second Ellerslie Days celebration is scheduled for Aug. 9 and 10.
CUMBERLAND — The Cumberland Theatre will stage the Shakespearean comedy “As You Like It” at Constitution Park’s amphitheater Aug. 9 and 10 at 7 p.m. and Aug. 11 at 2 p.m.
CUMBERLAND — Five local bands are slated to perform on the McCoury Family Stage as the second WeinerFest is hosted by Discover Downtown Cumberland and the Downtown Cumberland Business Association on the city’s pedestrian mall Aug. 9 and 10.
CUMBERLAND — Area churches, families and businesses are gearing up for the Unite Music Festival. What started two years ago as a single day event has grown into three days of activities this year.
CUMBERLAND — The September Singers will perform its annual concert Aug. 25 at 2:30 p.m. in the Robert S. Zimmer Theatre at Allegany College of Maryland, Willowbrook Road.
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