Sounds of the season
Jingle all the way to the Chesapeake Youth Symphony Orchestra's "Winter Wonderland Concert" tomorrow at the Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts. Soprano Susan Wheeler will join the three ensembles of the orchestra. The string, repertory and symphony orchestras will perform holiday favorites such as Leroy Anderson's "Sleigh Ride" and "Christmas Festival," selections from Tchaikovsky's "The Nutcracker Suite," John Finnegan's "Christmas Sing-along" with audience participation, and pieces by Berlin, Humperdinck, Herbert and Gabrieli.
The performance is at 801 Chase St. in Annapolis at 7: 30 p.m. Concert is free. Orchestra is asking for donations to the Lighthouse Shelter and Sarah's House, organizations that help the homeless. Call (410) 647-8474. Roll around the rink at the Supreme Sports Club in Columbia on Tuesday as the Beth Shalom Congregation presents "Skate 'N' Shmooze," a family skating event with music and magical acts from Professor Shenanigan. See the Laurel Skating Center's troupe of pros demonstrate some fancy footwork and artistic skating patterns and amaze all.
The Supreme Sports Club is at 7080 Deepage Drive. The event will take place 7 p.m.-9: 30 p.m. Tickets are $5 for adults and children over 13, $4 for children and seniors, free for ages under 3. Rental fees are $5 for in-line skates, $2.50 for roller skates, $2 for bringing your own in-line skates and no charge for bringing your own roller skates. For tickets and more information, call (410) 531-5115.