BIG-BAND CHRISTMAS

The Radio King Orchestra hopes to get your feet tapping when it performs "Swing Into Christmas" as part of the Woman's Club of St. Mary's County's Performing Arts Series. Robin Gordon croons melodies of the big-band era as well as pop songs from the '50s and '60s and Christmas tunes, backed by an orchestra led by her trumpet-playing husband, Rick. The band's Christmas selections are given the swing treatment and can be found on their CD released in 2000, "Put a Little Boogie in My Stocking." 8 p.m. tomorrow. Great Mills High School, 21130 Great Mills Rd., Great Mills. $20; children, $15. 301-475-3225 or 301-475-9039.

A YOUTHFUL "CHRISTMAS CAROL"

Music and dance accompany the familiar Charles Dickens play, "A Christmas Carol," presented by the Chesapeake Youth Players and sponsored by Calvert County Parks and Recreation. Enjoy hot wassail and gingerbread refreshments as Scrooge discovers the true meaning of Christmas. 7:30 p.m. tomorrow. Windy Hill Middle School, 9560 Boyd's Turn Rd., Owings. $8; children 6-12, $5; younger than 6, free. 410-257-2554 or 800-735-2258 (MD Relay).

Radio King Orchestra, led by trumpeter Rick Gordon and singer Robin Gordon, will perform Christmas selections with a swing tomorrow.