Five for your planner: Monday, April 22
Hot Rod Hundley, pictured, will sign copies of his book during the Chocolate Fest and Book Faire in Martinsburg, W.Va. on Saturday, April 27. Holiday Inn, Foxcroft Avenue, Martinsburg, W.Va. $50 per person. For tickets, call 304-260-4380, ext. 2410; (Courtesy of WVU / April 19, 2013)
Chocolate Fest and Book Faire will be Friday, April 26, and Saturday, April 27, in downtown Martinsburg, W.Va. Highlights: Chocolates and art: 4:30 p.m. Friday, Red Brick Gallery; chocolates and music: 5:30 p.m. Friday, The Arts Centre; chocolate martinis: 6:30 p.m. Friday, Whiskey Willie's; chocolate and wine tasting pairing, 7:30 p.m. Friday, DeFluri's; $10 per person, limited seating. 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, April 27, chocolate walk through downtown businesses; noon to 1:30 p.m. Hot Rod Hundley, pictured, will sign copies of his book. Holiday Inn, Foxcroft Avenue, Martinsburg, W.Va. $50 per person. For tickets, call 304-260-4380, ext. 2410; West Virginia Book Faire; chocolate tours at DeFluri's, cupcake contest, 1902 Building; Willie Wonka movie, The Apollo Civic Theatre. All in downtown Martinsburg, W.Va. $5, includes chocolate walk; free for children 4 and younger. For a complete schedule, go to www.mainstreetmartinsburg.com.
2. An evening of bluegrass
Ernie Bradley and Grassy Ridge will perform at 8 p.m. Friday, April 26, at Shepherdstown Opera House, 131 W. German St., Shepherdstown, W.Va. $10. Call 304-876-3704 or go to www.operahouselive.com.
3. It's Wine Down Friday
Lucy will perform at 7 p.m. Friday, April 26, at Knob Hall Winery, 14108 St. Paul Road, Clear Spring. $5 admission for ages 21 and older. $1 off first glass of wine or soda. Call 301-842-2777. Go to www.knobhallwinery.com.
4. Just a boot scootin' time
Country Western Dance Association will offer a weekly line dance lesson from 7 to 8 p.m. Tuesday April 23, at St. Joseph Catholic Church, corner of Virginia Avenue and Halfway Boulevard, Halfway. $5 for each class. Email firstname.lastname@example.org.
5. Come on kids, climb aboard
A Thomas the Tank Engine layout, a McDonald's Train, a circus train, and a trolley on a layout designed for children to operate. Open from 1 to 5 p.m. Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays at Hagers-town Roundhouse Museum, 300 S. Burhans Blvd., Hagerstown. $5; 50 cents for ages 12 and younger. Call 301-739-4665