For those Carroll music fans who like to belt out their favorite songs in public, the Children's Chorus of Carroll County will attempt to raise money with a participatory screening of the Disney Channel's "Teen Beach Movie," a pastiche of the 1960's beach party movies including "Muscle Beach Party," "Beach Blanket Bingo" and "The Ghost in the Invisible Bikini." If you're shy or can't carry a tune, but still want to hear some music, McDaniel College and the Eldersburg library will host live performances this week.

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'Teen Beach Movie'


The Children's Chorus of Carroll County will hold a screening of the Disney Channel's "Teen Beach Movie" Saturday. The film, a loose parody of the Frankie Avalon and Annette Funicello beach movies, follows two modern teens as they are swept into the fictional film "Wet Side Story." Similar to participatory screenings of "Rocky Horror Picture Show," the "Teen Beach Movie" screening will take the form of a sing-along, and audience members will be given free bags of participatory items to interact with the film as it runs.

When: 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 24

Where: Carroll Arts Center, 91 W. Main St., Westminster

Cost: $17 adults, $15 children 2 to 12, children younger than 2 are free. Tickets for a family of four are $55.

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Monday Night Music

McDaniel College's Monday Night Music series returns with this "Music for Organ and Strings" concert. The show will feature performances by Ted Dix on the organ, Nicholas Currie and James Tung on the violin and Tim Anderson on the cello. The show will feature work from Antonin Dvorak and Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart in group performances, as well as solos from each of the features performers.

When: 7 p.m. Monday, Jan. 26

Where: Baker Chapel, 2 College Hill, Westminster

Cost: Free

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Jazz Pizazz with Charles Eron Trio

The Charles Eron Trio, featuring Charles Eron, Paul Morales and Ben Reiff, will perform at the cafe area of the Eldersburg branch of the Carroll County Public Library. They will perform a mix of jazz standards, contemporary pieces and original compositions.

When: 1:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 25


Where: Eldersburg branch of Carroll County Public Library, 6400 West Hemlock Drive

Cost: Free

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