5 Things To Do This Weekend


Sip Tea and Paint. TranquilaTEA Tea Room and Gift Shop is set to host an enchanting evening with watercolor artist Seth Holmes. On Friday, Feb. 9, at 6 p.m., guests are invited to a special art-filled night where they can create their own watercolor masterpieces. Seth Holmes will provide personalized instruction and teach techniques to help participants capture the essence of their chosen subject. The evening includes a dessert tea party, all necessary materials and art supplies—which participants get to keep—and, of course, the final painting. With limited class size to ensure a quality experience, the cost is $75 per person, which covers two hours of instruction, materials, the final artwork, and the dessert tea party.

Celebrate Galentine’s Day. Barbara Randall, in collaboration with the Council for the Arts Chambersburg, will present the Galentine’s Portrait Plates workshop on Sunday, Feb. 11, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. This creative event, now in its second year, invites teens and adults to embrace self-expression and self-love by painting imperfect portraits on glass plates. The workshop aims to provide a fun and lighthearted environment where participants can let go of perfect expectations and celebrate their perfectly imperfect selves. No prior art skills are necessary, making it an inclusive and enjoyable experience for all. The cost of the workshop is $25 per person, and friends are highly encouraged to join in the creative festivities to double the fun.

Shop Local. Barrel & Lace, a boutique store specializing in home decor, is set to hold its grand opening on Saturday, Feb. 10, from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 30 Walnut Street, Waynesboro. The event promises an exciting array of activities, including giveaways, food trucks, prizes, and more. As a unique addition to the local retail scene, Barrel & Lace offers a distinctive selection of home decor items.

Rock out to Journey. Live at Hub City Vinyl in Hagerstown, MD, will host “Eclipse: The Ultimate Journey Tribute,” an electrifying musical event on Saturday, Feb. 10 at 8 p.m. This tribute band is dedicated to capturing the essence of Journey, particularly the classic Steve Perry era, and will perform with the same passion and energy as the original band. Audience members can look forward to an unforgettable experience, dancing and singing along to Journey’s timeless power ballads and high-energy hits. The event promises to be a high-octane show that Journey fans won’t want to miss.

Indulge in Permanent Jewelry. Hammer & Stain Chambersburg and Rough Edges Brewing will host a Besties Brunch event at Rough Edges Brewing on Saturday Feb. 10 at 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. This unique event offers the opportunity to enjoy a fun-filled brunch while exploring a stunning selection of permanent jewelry. Attendees will have the chance to choose from a variety of high-quality chains, including sterling silver, gold filled, and rose gold filled options, which will be custom-fitted on the spot.

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