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WHAG on Sail the Park

Posted by on Aug 26, 2013 in Arts in the Park, In the News | 0 comments

  HAGERSTOWN, Md.— More than 200 people gathered at Hagerstown’s City Park Sunday to try model boat sailing. “It was beautiful weather,” said Laurel Kahn, founder of Neighborhood First. “We had wonderful wind. It was blue skies. Fluffy, cloudy, white skies. I mean it was just gorgeous.” The city partnered with Neighborhood...

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Herald Mail on Sail the Park

Herald Mail on Sail the Park

Posted by on Aug 26, 2013 in Arts in the Park, In the News | 0 comments

After watching adults use remote controls to guide model sailboats around Hagerstown City Park’s north lake Sunday, James Engle said he and his younger brother, Griffin, got their turn. Then James, 8, and Griffin, 6, headed over to a pavilion with their parents, Cate and Keith Engle, to make their own primitive model sailboats using a kit with pine wood...

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WHAG’s Coverage of A Visit to the East

Posted by on Jun 10, 2013 in Accomplishments, In the News | 0 comments

Alice Kan placed a pick in each of the 3-year-old’s small hands and then covered the girl’s hands with her own as she showed the youngster how to play a gu zheng. After Daphne received the impromptu lesson, following Sunday’s Arts in the Park concert by the Alice Gu-Zheng Ensemble, she wasn’t up for an interview. But her enthusiasm came through as...

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Herald Mail Article on Don Giovanni

Herald Mail Article on Don Giovanni

Posted by on May 20, 2013 in Arts in the Park, In the News | 0 comments

By JULIE E. GREENE The south end of Hagerstown’s City Park was full of the sounds of love and heartbreak Sunday afternoon as the Hub Opera Ensemble performed excerpts from an upcoming performance of “Don Giovanni.” The performance was the first in a new series of events, to be held at 1 p.m. in the park every other Sunday through September, called...

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WHAG Story on Don Giovanni

WHAG Story on Don Giovanni

Posted by on May 20, 2013 in Arts in the Park, In the News | 0 comments

By: Dana Chicklas Arts in the Park just kicked off its second year with a preview of the Don Giovanni, an opera of comedy and drama put on by the Hub Opera Ensemble. “One scene will be very tragic and the next will be very funny, and the next will be sort of sexy, then the next will be tragic again. It’s a really genius melding of the different...

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