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Musical theater

The Columbia Center for Theatrical Arts' Teen Professional Theatre presents "Shrek: The Musical" July 18-21 at 14025 Burntwoods Road. Tickets are $20, $17.50 for seniors, students and the military. For show times and more information, call 410-313-5528.


Community band

The newly formed Maryland All State Community Band, conducted by Harlan Parker of the Peabody Conservatory, performs its inaugural concert at 2 p.m. Sunday, July 21, at River Hill High School, 12101 Route 108 in Clarksville. Free. Information: 301-793-0209.


Food pantry

The Glenelg United Methodist Church Food Pantry is open from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Saturday, July 20, at 13900 Burntwoods Road. Groceries, toiletries and household products are available to those in need. Information: 410-489-7260.

Concert series

The Department of Recreation and Parks' Traveling Bands Concert Series presents Uke-Pop/Folk music by Victoria Vox at 7 p.m. Friday, July 26, at Schooley Mill Park, 12975 Hall Shop Road in Highland. Admission is free. Information: 410-313-4700.

Sports camps

The River Hill Boosters will sponsor Summer Sports Camps at River Hill High School, 12101 Clarksville Pike in Clarksville. Camps are designed to help young athletes improve fundamental skills. Weekly camps will be held from 9 a.m. to noon and 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. More than 20 camps are offered, including football, soccer, baseball, softball, tennis, lacrosse, field hockey, volleyball, basketball, cross country, track and field, cheerleading, weight training, wrestling and dance. Information: 410-313-7120 or

Senior center

Glenwood Senior Center, 2400 Route 97, Cooksville, offers the following events. Information: 410-313-5440:

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Sittercize The hourlong exercise program includes seated aerobics, stretching and strengthening drills, 1 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays. The cost is $36 for 18 classes.

Fit for Life exercises Participants do aerobics, strength training and abdominal work, 8:20 a.m. to 9:20 a.m. Fridays. $45 for 12 classes.

Painting and drawing A painting and drawing open studio will be held from 9 a.m. to noon Wednesdays. Bring your own supplies. Free.

Hatha yoga Classes in this Indian system of physical postures and breathing will be held from 9 a.m. to 10 a.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays. $45 for eight classes.

Silver Sneakers Walking Club The group is led by a staff member on an indoor track at 8:30 a.m. Mondays through Fridays. Everyone is invited.

Shoot pool Everyone is invited to shoot pool from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. Mondays through Fridays.


Senior hoops Players are welcome at 9 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays.