Ongoing art and history exhibits for Aug. 30
Washington County Museum of Fine Arts in City Park, Hagerstown, has an exhibit of Civil War-era photos, original works of art, artifacts and archival materials, detailing the story of Washington County and the Battle of Antietam. The exhibit continues through July 2013. (File photo / August 30, 2012)
Artwork by Jean Strike is on display and for sale through the gift shop. Final day of show is today. In the hallway near the information desk at Meritus Medical Center, 11116 Medical Campus Road, east of Hagerstown. A portion of the proceeds benefits Meritus Medical Center. Call 301-790-8144 or email email@example.com.
‘Smithsburg and the Arts’
Artwork and poetry by historical Smithsburg residents are on display through today. Miller House, 135 W. Washington St., downtown Hagerstown. $5; $3 seniors and students; free for children 14 and younger. Go to www.washcomdhistoricalsociety.org.
Plein air painting
Friday Painters display works of art in a variety of media. Continues through today. Shepherd University’s Scarborough Library, King Street, Shepherdstown, W.Va. Call 304-876-0598.
The Council for the Arts of Chambersburg will present “Impressions: Pennsylvania Landscapes” by Mark Brockman and Noelle Miller. Concludes Friday, Aug. 31. The Council for the Arts, 159 S. Main St., Chambersburg, Pa. Call 717-264-6883.
Abstract paintings by Natacha Thys. Concludes Sunday, Sept. 2. Lion’s Share Gallery and Gifts, 81-B N. Washington St., Berkeley Springs, W.Va. Go to www.lionslairgalleryandgifts.com.
“Brushes with Nature” will feature artwork by Ruth Ann Smith, Marti Yeager, Anne Finucane and Laurie McKelvie, shown. Continues through Tuesday, Sept. 4. Washington County Arts Council, 14 W. Washington St., downtown Hagerstown. Call 301-791-3132 or go to www.washingtoncountyarts.com.
Girls Inc. paintings
“A Work of Heart” will feature artwork by members of Girls Inc. of Washington County. Continues through Tuesday, Sept. 4. Washington County Arts Council, 14 W. Washington St., downtown Hagerstown. Call 301-791-3132 or go to www.washingtoncountyarts.com.
Frederick Camera Clique’s juried summer show. Exhibit continues through Wednesday, Sept. 5. Frederick Community College’s Mary Condon Hodgson Gallery, Opossumtown Pike, Frederick, Md. Call 301-846-2513.
Cindy Haden Baker’s oil paintings are on display. Exhibit continues through Saturday, Sept. 8. The Blue Parrot Bistro, 35 Chambersburg St., Gettysburg, Pa. Call 717-264-6883.
American Decorative Arts