Concerts ROCK COLLECTION -- 7 p.m. today. Mid Air Version, the Last Hope, the Quimbies, Stick Shift and Cheerleaders of the Apocalypse. Verona's, 7779 Sudley Rd., Manassas. $5. 703-330-0123.

Exhibition SEASONAL SPLENDOR -- 11 a.m.-4 p.m. today and tomorrow; 11 a.m.-5 p.m. Saturday; noon-5 p.m. Sunday. New oil and watercolor paintings of the English countryside are on display in Marcia Lynn Toepfer's one-woman show. Loft Gallery, 313 Mill St., Occoquan. Free. 703-569-5731.

NVCC HOLIDAY SHOW -- business hours, through Jan. 17. Students at the Manassas campus of Northern Virginia Community College display their recent drawings and paintings at Manassas City Hall, 9027 Center St., Manassas. Free. 703-257-6532.

NVCC STUDENT WORKS -- 8:30 a.m.-9 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays and 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. Fridays, through Jan. 19. Paintings and drawings by students. Colgan Hall Exhibit Space, Northern Virginia Community College, 6901 Sudley Rd., Manassas. Free. 703-257-6532.

"A MERRY ARTFUL HOLIDAY" -- 11 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, through Jan. 6. A show by 14 Northern Virginia artists features watercolors, pastels, pencil drawings, nontraditional photography, art quilts, glass, stoneware, porcelain, turned wood and silver jewelry. Artists' Undertaking Gallery, 309 Mill St., Occoquan. Free. 703-494-0584.

NANCY HERSCH INGRAM -- 10 a.m.-5 p.m. weekdays and 1-5 p.m. Saturdays, through Jan. 25. Paintings and prints by the contemporary artist. Caton Merchant Family Gallery/Center for the Arts, 9419 Battle St., Manassas. Free. 703-330-2787.

MANASSAS-WARRENTON CAMERA CLUB -- Club members display their photographs during store hours through September, with new works every month, at Jamie's General Bean, 5967 Centreville Crest Lane, Centreville. Free. 703-369-0293.

FREEDOM MUSEUM -- 9 a.m.-5 p.m. Mondays-Saturdays, noon-4 p.m. Sundays. The museum chronicles U.S. military history in the 20th century through pictures, memorabilia, interactive displays and a collection of military vehicles. Manassas Regional Airport, 10400 Terminal Rd., Manassas. Free. 703-393-0660 or 877-393-0660.

MANASSAS MUSEUM -- 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesdays-Sundays. Two videos, "A Place of Passages" and "A Community at War," accompany the museum's permanent collection of Native American, Colonial, railroad, Civil War and local-history artifacts. 9101 Prince William St., Old Town Manassas. $3; seniors and children 6-17, $2; children 5 and younger, free. 703-368-1873.

BUG BOX -- 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Mondays-Fridays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturdays. This insect zoo displays up to 35 live species at any given time. There are hundreds of specimens (dead bugs) lining the hallways, an exhibit on household pests such as termites and ants, live snakes, lizards and a frog pond. Children get an information packet, an insect ring and a puzzle with admission. Bug Box, 12505 Dillingham Sq., Woodbridge. Adults, free; children 2-14, $2. 703-551-0071.

For Children MAGIC WINDOW -- 10 a.m. Saturday. "The Magical Genie." Cramer Center, 9008 Center St., Manassas. $6. 703-792-4218.

FAMILY CRAFT PROGRAM -- 7 p.m. next Thursday. Make "penguin jinglers." Chinn Park Regional Library, 13065 Chinn Park Dr., Prince William. Free; tickets required. 703-792-4800 or 703-792-4876 (TTY).

Lectures and Literature "THE LIVING BLOOD" -- 7 p.m. Jan. 9. The African American Book Discussion Group talks about the book by Tanarive Due. Potomac Community Library, 2201 Opitz Blvd., Woodbridge. Free. 703-494-8126 or 703-494-8129 (TTY).

Film FRIDAY FLICKS -- 10:30 a.m. Friday. "December Daze," for children 3-7. Chinn Park Regional Library, 13065 Chinn Park Dr., Prince William. Free. 703-792-4800.

Sports and Recreation PRINCE WILLIAM FOREST PARK -- dawn-dusk daily (park), 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. daily (visitor's center). The center's eclectic displays include training during World War II, the Civilian Conservation Corps, cemeteries on park property, pyrite mines, bird calls and a "touching table." Videos are available on topics such as beavers and owls. Orienteering and nature hikes can be arranged for groups. Prince William Forest Park, Interstate 95 Exit 150B, Triangle. Free. 703-221-7181.

Theater "DAMN YANKEES" -- 8 p.m. today-Friday and Tuesday; 8:30 p.m. Saturday; and 7:30 p.m. Sunday. A musical fantasy about the year the Washington Senators won the pennant; a buffet dinner precedes the show. Lazy Susan Dinner Theatre, Route 1 off Interstate 95, Woodbridge. Saturdays, $34.95; other days, $32.95; children 10 and younger, $17. 703-550-7384, 703-494-6311 or

Miscellaneous SLEIGH RIDES -- 10 a.m.-5 p.m. weekends and weekdays by appointment, through March 1. Admission includes a ride in a one-horse open sleigh (no snow needed) or pony ride, hayride, snow tunnel slide hill, fun tunnels, rope swing, live Nativity scene petting farm, river hikes, hot cocoa, cookies and a bonfire. Old Mine Ranch, 17504 Mine Rd., Dumfries. $5. 703-441-1382 or

MARINE TOURS -- 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays, noon-5 p.m. Sundays. Take a self-guided tour through 1920s hangars and relive a century of the Marine Corps air ground team's activity. Marine Corps Air Ground Museum, 2014 Anderson Ave., Quantico. Free. 703-784-2606.

Plan Ahead

BENDER AND MCEVER -- 11 a.m.-5 p.m. daily, Jan. 7-Feb. 3. "Between Earth and Sky" is an exhibition of plant photograms by Jan Bender, and sculpture, stoneware and fountains by Meredith McEver. Artists' Undertaking Gallery, 309 Mill St., Occoquan. Free. 703-494-0584.

-- Compiled by Carrie Donovan

Prince William Extra entertainment calendar lists events as space permits. Mail announcements and photos -- noting date, time, address, cost and phone number -- to Carrie Donovan, Prince William Entertainment Calendar, The Washington Post, 1150 15th St. NW, Washington, D.C. 20071. You also may e-mail announcements to or fax them to 202-334-5417. Deadline is 14 days before publication.