In “Matinee Idols,” a new exhibit at the Miller House Museum, you can explore the Golden Age of Hollywood as seen by the people of Washington County. At its peak, the city of Hagerstown was home to countless movie theaters, among them the Colonial, Henry’s, and the Maryland Theatre, all located in the downtown area. Besides providing local people with a source of entertainment, movies played an important social role during the years of the Great Depression and World War II.
February 24, 2017 - 9:00 pm to February 25, 2017 - 1:00 am
Join the crowd at the Miller House Museum for a cozy afternoon of family-friendly fun! They’ll provide everything you need to get started: crayons, colored pencils, historical coloring pages for both kids and adults — and a bottomless hot chocolate bar! Top off your cup with treats like whipped cream, graham cracker crumbs, marshmallows and sprinkles and keep coming back for more!
Looking for a way to stay warm this winter? Come to the Miller House for our Sunday concert series! Held on the last Sunday of the month, January–March, thier winter concert series brings you good food and good music live in the drawing rooms of the Miller House Museum. Tickets are $5/person, and WCHS members receive free admission.
The Maryland Entertainment Group will be performing “To Kill A Mockingbird” at Hagerstown Community College’s Kepler Theatre on March 2 and 3 at 8 p.m., and March 4 and 5 at 2 p.m. Based on the Pulitzer Prize-winning novel by Harper Lee, the play provides an entertaining and educational experience for audiences. The novel has been studied in high school classrooms since its publication, largely because of its examination of strong themes.
The Potomac Playmakers are thrilled to present the next production of thehistoric 90th Anniversary Season, Edward Albee's "Who's Afraid of VirginiaWoolf?" In the 1963 Tony Award Winner for Best Play, George, a professor at asmall college, and his wife, Martha, have just returned home, drunk from aSaturday night party. Martha announces, amidst general profanity, that shehas invited a young couple—an opportunistic new professor at the collegeand his shatteringly naïve new bride—to stop by for a...
March 3, 2017 - 9:00 pm to March 4, 2017 - 1:00 am