Savage/North Laurel

Playhouse auditions

Laurel Mill Playhouse will hold auditions for Shakespeare's "The Comedy of Errors" at 7 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, Oct. 13 and 14 at 508 Main St. in Laurel. Improbable circumstances bring together a lively cast of characters in this early English farce. Prepare a two-minute classical monologue and be prepared to read from the play. A recent head shot and resume are required. Information: Maureen Rogers at 301-452-2557 or

Church bazaar

Laurel Presbyterian Church hosts its Fall Bazaar with handmade crafts, baked goods, a white elephant table, books and a cornhole game raffle from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 18, at 7610 Old Sandy Spring Road in Laurel. Light refreshments and lunch will be available. Information: 301-776-6665.

Wildlife festival

Enjoy live animals, children's crafts, tram tours, scientific demonstrations and behind-the-scenes tours at the Patuxent Wildlife Festival from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 18, at the National Wildlife Visitor Center, 10901 Scarlet Tanager Loop in Laurel. This is a once-a-year opportunity to see where endangered whooping cranes and sea ducks are being raised and studied. Admission is free. Information: 301-497-5763 or

Bluegrass music

Savage Bluegrass plays at 7 p.m. Tuesday, Oct. 21, at Sam and Elsie's Bar and Restaurant, 9994 Washington Blvd. in Laurel. No cover charge. Information: 301-317-7796.

Fall bazaar

St. Nicholas Church hosts a fall bazaar featuring crafts, homemade baked goods, children's activities, a boutique, door prizes, a 50/50 raffle and more Oct. 24 and 25, at 8603 Contee Road in Laurel. Hours are 9 a.m. to 9 p.m. Friday, Oct. 24, and 9 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 25. A food concession will serve breakfast and lunch both days, with an Oktoberfest dinner Friday. Information: 301-776-4645.

Montpelier tours

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

•Self-guided: year-round, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursdays through 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.

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.

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