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Crab feast

The Elkridge Senior Center will host a crab feast from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, Aug. 23, at 6540 Washington Blvd. The menu includes Maryland crab soup, barbecue chicken, cole slaw, corn bread, watermelon and hard-shell crabs. Tickets are $15 per person. Reservations are required by Aug. 12. Information: 410-313-4930 or 410-313-5192.


Bluegrass music

Savage Bluegrass plays at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 13, at Sam and Elsie's Bar and Restaurant in Laurel. Information: 301-317-7796.


Civic session

The North Laurel Civic Association meets at 7 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 15, at the North Laurel Community Center, 9411 Whiskey Bottom Road. Information: 240-786-5747.

Concert series

The Department of Recreation and Parks' Traveling Bands Concert Series presents blues-roots rock music by The Nighthawks at 7 p.m. Friday, Aug. 16, at Rockburn Branch Park West, 6105 Rockburn Branch Park Road in Elkridge. Admission is free. Information: 410-313-4700.

'Anne Frank'

The Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory's Drama Club presents "The Diary of Anne Frank" at 7:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday, Aug. 17-18, in the Kossiakoff Center Auditorium, 11100 Johns Hopkins Road in Laurel. Free. Information: 443-778-6510.


Laurel Mill Playhouse's Summer Youth production, the musical "Seussical," tells the story of Horton, an elephant who discovers a speck of dust containing Whos. Continuing through Saturday, Aug. 17, at Laurel Mill Playhouse, 508 Main St. in Laurel. Tickets and information: 301-617-990.


Saturday night movies

Monthly movies for family viewing will be shown at 6 p.m. at the North Laurel Community Center, 9411 Whiskey Bottom Road. Each ticket includes popcorn and a drink. Tickets are $4 per person; $2 for center members; free for children 4 and younger, but they must be registered. Information: 410-313-0390.

•Aug. 17: "Shrek" (PG)

Montpelier tours

Montpelier Mansion, 9650 Muirkirk Road in Laurel, offers tours at the following times:

•Self-guided: year-round, between 11 a.m. and 3 p.m. Thursdays-Tuesdays.


•Guided: Sundays at noon, 1 p.m., 2 p.m. Information: 301-377-7817.

50+ Center events

Events at the North Laurel 50+ Center, 9411 Whiskey Bottom Road. Information: 410-313-0380:

Walking Club 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. Mondays through Fridays.

Blood pressure screenings 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. Tuesdays.

Open Art Studio Noon to 4 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays.


Billiards 9 a.m. to noon Mondays through Fridays.

Sit, Stitch and Give 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Fridays.

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Line Dance Drop-in 11 a.m. to noon Tuesdays; $1.

Mah-jongg 12:30 p.m. to 4 p.m. Fridays.

Agewell Exercise Class 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays; $35 for 16 classes.

Enhance Fitness 11:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays; $51 for 16 classes.


Sittercize 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays; $36 for 16 classes.

Chair Yoga Traditional yoga poses are done seated in a chair or standing while using a chair for support and stability; $33 for six classes.

Hand-building with Clay 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Mondays; $42 for four classes.