Modern dance recital
CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Orchesis, a modern dance ensemble, will present its spring recital featuring many different styles of dance including East Indian, hip-hop and jazz. Also Saturday, April 6. Wilson College, Laird Hall. 7 p.m. Tickets cost $8 general admission; $2 for Wilson students with ID; free for ages 12 and younger. Call 1-717-264-4141 or go to www.wilson.edu.
Through April 6
FREDERICK, Md. - A comedy about a man balancing a mid-life crisis, a stray dog and his wife. Cultural Arts Center of Frederick County, 15 W. Patrick St. Thursday, Friday and Saturday at 8 p.m. Tickets cost $16 for adults; $13 for students and seniors; 2-for-1 student discounts Friday. 1-301-694-4744.
Thursday, April 11
Smithsburg - Based on the comic strip by Al Capp. Smithsburg High School. Through Saturday, April 13. 7:30 p.m. All seats are reserved. Tickets cost $6 for adults; $4 for senior citizens and ages 12 and younger; Saturday, April 13, special dinner theatre to benefit SHS Junior class; $10 for adults; $8 for senior citizens and ages 12 and younger. Call 301-766-8337, Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.
Through April 27
"Lend Me a Tenor"
Washington County Playhouse's dinner theater runs Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays. Tickets are $26.50; discounts available for students, children and seniors. The Playhouse is at 44 N. Potomac St., Hagerstown. Call 301-739-7469.
Through May 25
"A Funny Thing Happened on the Way to the Forum"
FREDERICK, Md. - A musical of a wily slave who tries to win his freedom from his master through the most unlikely of schemes. Way Off Broadway Dinner Theatre, 5 Willowdale Drive. Thursdays and Sundays, doors open at 6 p.m. for dinner followed by the show at 8 p.m.; Sunday matinees doors open at 12:30 p.m., followed by show at 2 p.m. Tickets cost $32 to $34, with discounts for students and seniors. Call 1-301-662-6600.
Friday, April 5
Singles Meet Singles
8 p.m. to midnight, Veterans of Foreign Wars, Post 1936, 70 E. Washington St., Hagerstown. For ages 21 and older. Casual dress; no tank tops or hats. Cash bar, door prizes. $6. Call Dee, 1-304-274-6165.
Sunday, April 7
Singles Meet Singles
MARTINSBURG, W.Va. - 6 to 10 p.m., Mavericks Nite Club, W.Va. 11 north of Martinsburg. For ages 21 and older. Casual dress, no tank tops or hats. Cash bar, door prizes. $6. Music by Mavericks Nite Club DJ. Call Dee, 1-304-274-6165.
One 2 One Dance
6 to 10 p.m., New Delmar Inn, 16715 National Pike, Hagerstown. For ages 21 and older. Music by D.V.K. Entertainment. Dances as the 1st and 3rd Sundays of each month. Call Duane, 301-733-2080 or e-mail firstname.lastname@example.org.
Energy assistance program
HANCOCK - Washington County Community Action Council hosts an application fair" at Hancock Town Hall and Community Center at the Interfaith Service Coalition Office, 126 W. High St., Thursday, April 4, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m., to take applications for the Maryland Energy Assistance Program and Electric Universal Service Program. Call 301-797-4161 to have applications mailed to them.
A tribute to Edgar Allen Poe featuring Dusty Fleischman, who will talk about his latest film project, "Quoth the Raven Nevermore," a look at Poe's life. Penn State Mont Alto, Mont Alto, Pa. 7:30 p.m. Call
Friday, April 5
Sugarloaf Craft Festival
GAITHERSBURG, Md. - Featuring pottery, handmade designer clothing, fine art, 14K gold jewelry, leather goods and other items. There also will be craft demonstrations. Through Sunday, April 7. Montgomery County Fairgrounds, Perry Parkway. 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Daily admission is $7, adults; free for ages 11 and younger. Parking is free. Call 1-301-990-1400 or 1-800-210-9900.
Saturday, April 6
Caregivers basic training