STARBUCKS, STERLING -- 7-9 p.m. today, Jack Quigley. Cascades Marketplace, 21021 Southbank St., Sterling. Free. 703-421-0932.

MASTER SINGERS OF VIRGINIA -- The concert "Echoes of Future Past" includes Victoria's "Requiem a6," written in 1605. 7:15 p.m. lecture and 8 p.m. performance tomorrow at Providence Baptist Church, 8980 Brook Rd., McLean; and 7:15 p.m. lecture and 8 p.m. performance Saturday at St. Peter's Episcopal Church, 37018 Glendale St., Purcellville. $12; students and seniors, $9. 703-327-6628, or

SULLY'S RESTAURANT AND LOUNGE -- 9:30 p.m. tomorrow, Diamond Alley; 9:30 p.m. Saturday, Fiasco. 14513 Lee Jackson Hwy., Chantilly. 703-818-9292, 800-978-5597 or

LUCKETTS BLUEGRASS -- 7 p.m. Saturday. In the Tradition and Alvin Breeden & The Virginia Cut Ups. Lucketts Community Center, 42361 Lucketts Rd., Leesburg. $10. 703-771-5281.

COFFEEHOUSE -- 10-11 a.m. Mondays. Live acoustic music. Loudoun Valley Community Center, 320 W. School St., Purcellville. $5. 540-338-7973.

ACOUSTIFEST -- 10 a.m. Tuesday. Acoustic clinicians Richard Starkey, Kenny Smith, Muriel Anderson, and Pat Kirtley at Melodee Music, 46077 Lake Center Plaza, Sterling. Free. 703-450-4667 or

LOUDOUN BLUEGRASS ASSOCIATION JAM SESSION -- 7-8:30 p.m. Tuesdays. For all bluegrass, country and acoustic musicians. Professionals, amateurs and spectators welcome. Morningside House Retirement Community, 316 Harrison St. SE, Leesburg. Free. 703-779-7941.


ART ACADEMY INSTRUCTORS -- 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Wednesdays-Saturdays, Wednesday-March 29; reception, 6-9 p.m. March 7. Eighteen instructors from Loudoun Academy of the Arts will display their works including oil paintings, pastels, watercolors, drawings, prints, sculptures, pottery, calligraphy and photographs. Gallery 222, 222 S. King St., Leesburg. Free. 703-777-5498.

ARTHUR GODFREY AND CIVIL AVIATION -- 9 a.m.-9 p.m. daily, Saturday-March 31. Loudoun Museum presents the first of a series of aviation exhibits throughout the year at different locations. Waddell Auditorium, Northern Virginia Community College, Loudoun campus, 1000 Harry Flood Byrd Hwy., Sterling. Free. 703-777-7427, 703-450-2627 or

TORY COWLES -- 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Tuesdays-Saturdays and by appointment, Monday-March 30; artist reception, 6-9 p.m. March 7. Large abstract paintings. Rendezvous Gallery, 5 Loudoun St. SE, Leesburg. Free. 703-669-9620.

DISCOVER LOUDOUN'S YOUNG ARTISTS -- 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Mondays-Thursdays, Tuesday through April 14. Two-dimensional and mixed media works by Loudoun County Public Schools students. The George Washington University, Virginia Campus Gallery, 20101 Academic Way, Ashburn. Free. 703-726-8300.

EURE AND PFOHL -- library hours, today and tomorrow. Photographs by Steve Eure and Lisa Pfohl in Art in the Library program. See Eure's photos at Eastern Loudoun Regional Library, 21030 Whitfield Pl., Sterling, and Pfohl's at Rust Library, 380 Old Waterford Rd., Leesburg. Free. 703-444-3228 or 703-777-0323.

BLUE RIDGE WINDOWS -- daily, through April 4. Local artist Mary Brownstein offers insight into creating large sculptures by displaying them alongside their smaller prototypes. In "Little Bronzes, Big Cements," see bronze sculpture prototypes cast from wax models and large outdoor versions made from cement. Blue Ridge Windows display, Imaging Acceptance Corporation, 100 Main St., Warrenton. Free.

MAGGIE SINER -- 10 a.m.-5 p.m. today-Saturday. Recent works. Gallery 222, 222 S. King St., Leesburg. Free. 703-777-5498.

WALL OF MIRRORS -- 10 a.m.-6 p.m. today-Saturday and 1-5 p.m. Sunday. One-of-a-kind mirrors created by contemporary furniture designers Rick and Laura Sherman. Rendezvous Gallery, 5 Loudoun St. SE, Leesburg. Free. 703-669-9620.

PICTURE LOUDOUN -- 8:30 a.m.-5 p.m. today-tomorrow. Exhibit by Harold and Edith Symes, county residents for the past few years. The 16 paintings on view are oils and watercolors painted since the couple moved here. They are graduates of the School of the Art Institute of Chicago and have taught art at public school and university levels. They work out of their studio in Cascades and paint landscapes with other members of Loudoun Sketch Club each summer. Loudoun County Government Center, 1 Harrison St. SE, Leesburg. Free. 703-777-0251.

MELLON'S SPORTING ART -- 1-4 p.m. Mondays and 10 a.m.-4 p.m. Tuesdays-Fridays, through March. Sixteen works by seven sporting artists featured in "Sojourn at Home: Sporting Paintings from the Paul Mellon Bequest to the Yale Center for British Art." National Sporting Library, 102 The Plains Rd., Middleburg. Free. 540-687-6542 or

Lectures and Literature

HENRY HOOKER -- 7 p.m. today. The master of Hillsboro Hounds in Tennessee discusses and signs his book, "Fox, Fin and Feather." Seating limited. National Sporting Library, 102 The Plains Rd., Middleburg. Free. 540-687-6542, Ext. 15 or

Sports and Recreation

NATIONAL CAPITAL EQUITATION LEAGUE COMPETITION -- 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday-Sunday. Hunter show. Morven Park Equestrian Center, 41793 Tutt Lane, Leesburg. Free. 301-855-4940.


"THE DIARY OF ANNE FRANK" -- 8 p.m. tomorrow, 3 and 7 p.m. Saturday and 7 p.m. Sunday. The Growing Stage performs the play based on the diary of a girl trapped with her family in an attic for two years during WWII. Tickets available at the Piano Company in Leesburg or Purcellville Marketplace. Harmony Intermediate School, 38174 W. Colonial Hwy., Hamilton. $10; students, $8. 540-338-5367.


OATLANDS BRIDAL SHOW -- 11 a.m.-4 p.m. March 15. Rescheduled from last week, the expo event features 150 vendors under heated tents. Fashion shows at noon and 2 p.m. Oatlands, 20850 Oatlands Plantation Lane, Leesburg. $10. 703-777-3174.

SULLY PROGRAMS -- 11 a.m.-4 p.m. daily except Tuesdays, house tours on the hour; 2 p.m. daily except Tuesdays, guided tours past slave quarters and outbuildings. Sully Historic Site, 3601 Sully Rd., Chantilly. $5; students, $4; seniors and children, $3. 703-437-1794.

Plan Ahead

NOTRE DAME GALA -- 6 p.m. March 8. The fundraising event for Notre Dame Academy includes a silent auction, hors d'oeuvres, music, live auction, dinner and dessert. 35321 Notre Dame Lane, Middleburg. $60. 540-687-5581.

NEALE CONCERT SERIES -- 3 p.m. March 9. "Gems and Jewels" with cellist Elizabeth Kellogg and pianist Patricia Wilkinson, rescheduled from Feb. 16. Bethany United Methodist Church, 100 W. Main St., Purcellville. $12; seniors, $8; students and people younger than 18, free. 540-338-7245.

-- Compiled by Carrie Donovan

The Loudoun Extra entertainment calendar lists events as space permits. Mail announcements and photos -- noting date, time, address, cost and phone number -- to Carrie Donovan, Loudoun Extra, The Washington Post, Suite 100-A, 305 Harrison St. SE, Leesburg, Va. 20175. You may also e-mail announcements to or fax them to 202-334-5417. Deadline is 14 days before publication.