Howard County

Savage/North Laurel

Bluegrass music

Savage Bluegrass plays at 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 11, at Sam and Elsie's Bar and Restaurant, 9994 Washington Blvd. in Laurel. Information: 301-317-7796.


'Picasso at the Lapin Agile'

The comedy written by Steve Martin will be performed at 8 p.m. Friday and Saturday, March 7-8, and at 2 p.m. Sundays, March 2 and 9, at Laurel Mill Playhouse, 508 Main St. Tickets are $15, $12 for seniors, students and active-duty military. For reservations and information, call 301-617-9906, ext. 2.


Montpelier Mansion

The following events take place at the mansion, 9650 Muirkirk Road in Laurel. Information: 301-377-7817.

Chesapeake Woodturners Exhibit See one-of-a-kind turned wood objects through Monday, March 31. Hours are 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. daily except Wednesdays. Admission is free. Information: 301-377-7817 or

Free admission Enjoy all that Montpelier Mansion has to offer from 11 a.m. to 6 p.m. the first Friday of each month through October.

History lecture series Rod Cofield, executive director of Historic London Town and Gardens, will speak on taverns and travel in the 18th century at 7:30 p.m. Wednesday, March 19. Free.

Suffragette tea Visitors can enjoy finger sandwiches, cakes, scones, pastries and a choice of two loose-leaf teas at 1:30 p.m. Saturday, March 22. Reservations and prepayment required by March 19. Cost is $$29 per person; $25 for members.

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.

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.