Celebrate the most-welcome arrival of spring in Shepherdstown with the Upper Potomac Spring Music weekend on March 7-9. Enjoy workshops, classes, concerts and jam sessions for hammered dulcimer, fiddle, banjo and mixed instruments with special guest instructors. See the website for details.
Shepherdstown's special connection to Irish heritage will be highlighted over St. Patrick'sDay weekend. On Saturday, March 15, join Dr. Karen Gray for the opening of the 2014 Speaker Series at the Entler Hotel (corner of German and Princess Streets) at 10:30 a.m. She will speak on the history of Irish laborers on the C&O Canal, and will follow the lecture with a walk on that very path. Please check the events calendar for more celebrations of St. Patrick''s Day.
The fabulous Susan of Yarnability/SewInclined is hosting a Getaway Weekend on Designing Knitwear with Kennita Tully on March 29-30. Learn how to adjust your knitwear patterns to your own style with two days of instruction. See the website for details.