Youth Calendar for 3/25

March 24, 2000


Opening this week

"High Fidelity" (R) - John Cusack plays a vinyl junkie whose record shop and love life are in equally sad shape. Lisa Bonet, Joan Cusack, Sara Gilbert and Lili Taylor co-star.

"Price of Glory" (PG-13) - Price of Glory demonstrates the quest for excellence through one father's (Jimmy Smits) journey to raise his family and train his three gifted sons to become championship boxers.

"The Skulls" (PG-13) - Joshua Jackson of "Dawson's Creek" plays an Ivy Leaguer drawn into a sinister secret society on campus.




Bad Religion and Fenix, Tx

Wednesday, May 24, 7:30 p.m.

Merriweather Post Pavilion

10475 Little Patuxent Parkway

Columbia, Md.

Tickets are $25 plus applicable service charges and are available at all TicketMaster outlets or online at

TicketMaster locations include:

* books 'n things at Long Meadow Shopping Center in Hagerstown. Tickets may be purchased with cash or credit card. For information, call 301-797-3399.

* Hecht's at Valley Mall in Hagerstown. Tickets may be purchased with cash or Hecht's charge. For concert information, call 301-582-0517, ext. 372.

* To charge by phone, call TicketMaster at 1-800-551-SEAT

Youth Conservation Corps

Eight-week program

June 19 through Aug. 18

Workday is 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

Offered by National Park Service

Hosted by Catoctin Mountain Park

Thurmont, Md.

Application deadline is Saturday, April 15.

Young men and women ages 15 to 18 with no serious criminal history may apply.

The position will require outdoor labor, working in heat and using a variety of tools. Projects include resource monitoring: gypsy moth/fish population/exotic plants, trail maintenance and construction and painting projects during inclement weather. Some projects will be in partnership with Antietam National Battlefield and Monocacy National Battlefield. An equal number of male and female applicants will be chosen by a random drawing. Rate of pay is minimum wage.

Applications are available at high school guidance offices or from the park. Send completed applications to Catoctin Mountain Park, 6602 Foxville Road, Thurmont, Md. 21788. Attn: YCC Project Manager, M. Johnson. Questions concerning the program should be directed to Marcia Johnson, 1-301-663-9511.

Safe Sitter classes

Tuesday, April 25 and Thursday, April 27

Jefferson Memorial Hospital

300 S. Preston St.

Ranson, W.Va.

Registration deadline is Saturday, April 15.

The Safe Sitter program is a medically accurate program that teaches girls and boys ages 11 to 13 how to handle emergencies when caring for younger children and also provides helpful tips to make participants more confident caregivers.

The cost is $30. To register, call Patty Dorsey, director of education at the Hospital, at 1-304-728-1692.

- Compiled by Jean Baraclough, editorial assistant

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