Through Sept. 14
"Little Shop of Horrors"
FREDERICK, Md. - Through Saturday, Sept. 14. Book and lyrics by Howard Ashman, music by Alan Menken. Presented by Maryland Ensemble Theatre. The story of Seymour and a plant with unusual dietary demands. Jack B. Kussmaul Theatre, Frederick Community College, Opossumtown Pike. Fridays and Saturdays, 8 p.m.; Sundays 2 p.m. Call Cultural Arts Center of Frederick County for Thursday performance dates. Season tickets, $60; individual tickets, $16. Call 1-301-694-4744.
Through Sept. 22
"Bells are Ringing"
BOILING SPRINGS, Pa. - An peppy girl who works for a telephone answering service falls in love with the despondent voice at the other end of the line in this romantic musical comedy. Continues through Sunday, Sept. 22. For reservations, call 1-717-258-3211.
Thursday, Sept. 12
"Why I Live at the P.O. and Other Stories by Eudora Welty"
GETTYSBURG, Pa. - Martha Kemper adapted three works of Pulitzer Prize winning writer Eudora Welty - "Clytie," "Why I Live at the P.O.," and "Where is the Voice Coming From?" - which capture the fine detail of Southern lives in changing times and circumstances. Gettysburg College, Kline Theatre. 7:30 p.m. Free. Call 1-717-337-6801.
Season tickets are available
CHAMBERSBURG, Pa. - Season tickets for Chambersburg Community Theatre's 49th season are on sale now and include eight admissions at a discounted rate. Four shows are planned this season. Individual tickets are $11, adults; $10, senior citizens; $8 for children and students. Discounts for groups of 10 or more. For reservations, call 1-717-263-0202, weekdays from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
"The Ugly Duckling"
FREDERICK, Md. - Saturdays and selected Sundays and weekdays through Nov. 16. Way Off Broadway, U.S. 40 West. $9.50 for lunch and show. Call 1-301-662-6600 for reservations.
Volunteer Ranger Program
BIG POOL - The State Forest and Park Service wants to expand its Volunteer Ranger Program for the Fort Frederick State Park complex, including Fort Frederick State Park and Western Maryland Rail Trail. Volunteers patrol 100 hours annually, assisting trail users, work on special events and work with interpreters on programming and other activities. Training is provided on radio procedures, minor bicycle repairs and interpretation. Ages 18 or older. Contact Cedric Poole at Fort Frederick State Park, 301-842-2155.
Saturday, Sept. 7
Woodmont Open House
HANCOCK - The open house will showcase the 1930s-era lodge and surroundings. Woodmont, Woodmont Road. 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Call Fort Frederick State Park, 301-842-2155.
Friday, Sept. 6
FREDERICK, Md. - The group will enjoy Frederick Church of the Brethren's annual music and drama show and host a reception for the audience. Bring snacks or soft drinks to share. Frederick Church of the Brethren, Fairview and West 2nd Street. 7:30 p.m. Call 1-301-695-5174 or 1-301-416-8739.
Friday, Sept. 6
One 2 One Singles Dance
FUNKSTOWN - Dances are on the first and third Fridays of each month for ages 21 and older. Music will be provided by D.V.K. Entertainment. Funkstown American Legion Post 211 ballroom, 12 N. Westside Ave. 8 p.m. to midnight. Call Duane, 301-733-2080 or send e-mail to firstname.lastname@example.org.
Sunday, Sept. 8
Sunday Singles Dance
WESTMINSTER, Md. - El Paso dancing is taught from 7 to 7:30 p.m. The evening's theme is Sept. 11. No denim, shorts or sneakers. Open to all singles age 21 and older. The Best Western Inn, Md. 31 and 140. Doors open at 7 p.m. $6. Cash bar. Call Blanche, 1-301-748-4202, or e-mail Pat at email@example.com.
Monday, Sept. 9
Singles, mixed volleyball every Monday from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. at The Presbyterian Church, corner of W. Washington and S. Prospect streets, Hagerstown. $2. Call 301-739-4113 or 1-717-765-9320.
Friday, Sept. 13