Thursday 1

"THE LEGEND OF SLEEPY HOLLOW," a marionette show by Dan Raynor of Stevens Puppets, 1:30, 3:30 and 7 p.m., Edgewater Library, 25 Stepneys Lane, Edgewater. Free. 410-222-1538.

MARYLAND HISTORY LECTURE, author Robert Barnes discusses "What Really Went on in 17th-Century Maryland," 7:30 p.m., Severna Park United Methodist Church, 731 Benfield Rd., Severna Park. Free. 410-760-9679.

BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS, offered by North Arundel Hospital, 10 a.m.-2 p.m. today, 9-11 a.m. Monday, North Arundel Hospital storefront, between the Saks Off 5th store and Jillian's, 7000 Arundel Mills Cir., Hanover. Free. 443-755-8773.

CPR, FIRST-AID COURSES, ongoing registration for American Red Cross courses in CPR and first aid at locations throughout the county, including the Red Cross, 3475 Pike Ridge Rd., Edgewater; Severna Park United Methodist Church, 731 Benfield Blvd., Severna Park; and John Wesley United Methodist Church, 6922 Ritchie Hwy., Glen Burnie. $37-$45. Call for times and dates. 410-764-4609 or 800-787-8002.

LONG-TERM CARE INSURANCE, Susan Knight of the Maryland Department of Aging discusses long-term care insurance and how to decide whether to buy it, 12:30-1:30 p.m., Pascal Senior Center, 125 Dorsey Rd., Glen Burnie. Free. 410-222-6680.

ANNAPOLIS AQUATICS PROGRAMS, ongoing registration for swim classes this month and August for children and adults, sponsored by the Anne Arundel County Department of Recreation and Parks, Arundel Olympic Swim Center, 2690 Riva Rd., Annapolis. Two weeks/eight lessons, $50. Call for days and times. 410-222-7933.

FOLK SINGING, by Bruce Hutton, 1:30 and 3:30 p.m., Eastport-Annapolis Neck Library, 269 Hillsmere Dr., Annapolis. Free. 410-222-1770.

"THE SCIENCE SHOW," John Hadfield uses juggling, comedy, magic tricks and music to teach science, 9:30 and 11:30 a.m. and 2:30 p.m., Crofton Library, 1681 Riedel Rd., Crofton. Free. 410-222-7915.

Friday 2

MALL MASSAGE PROGRAM, neck and shoulder massages by Massage Connection Therapy Center and information on the benefits of massage, 8-10 a.m., Arundel Mills, North Arundel Hospital storefront, between the Saks Off 5th store and Jillian's, 7000 Arundel Mills Cir., Hanover. 410-787-4367 or www.northarundel.org.

Saturday 3

WETLANDS EXPLORATION, for all ages, search for aquatic animals, equipment and field guides provided, wear boots or shoes that can get wet, bring a change of clothes and a towel, 1-3 p.m., Jug Bay Wetlands Sanctuary, 1361 Wrighton Rd., Lothian. Entrance fees: $3; ages 60 and older and 17 and younger, $2. 410-741-9330 or www.jugbay.org.

Sunday 4

GLEN BURNIE ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS, 8:30 p.m. Sundays and Wednesdays, North Arundel Hospital, cafeteria, 301 Hospital Dr., Glen Burnie. Free. 410-433-4843 or 410-268-5441.

Monday 5

MALL ARTHRITIS PROGRAM, the Joint Replacement Center offers information on arthritis and joint replacement surgery, 9-10 a.m., Arundel Mills, North Arundel Hospital storefront, between the Saks Off 5th store and Jillian's, 7000 Arundel Mills Cir., Hanover. Free. 410-787-4367 or www.northarundel.org.

GLEN BURNIE ONCOLOGY GROUP, for people with cancer and their families, 4:45-5:45 p.m. Mondays, North Arundel Hospital, sixth-floor family room, 301 Hospital Dr., Glen Burnie. Free. 410-787-4735 or www.northarundel.org.

PATIENTS COSMETICS PROGRAM, Look Good, Feel Better group for female cancer patients, 6:30-8:30 p.m. the first Monday of each month, Anne Arundel Medical Center, 2001 Medical Pkwy., Annapolis. Free. 410-721-4304.

PROSTATE CANCER SUPPORT GROUP, 6:30 p.m. the first Monday of each month, Anne Arundel Medical Center, Sajak Pavilion, 2001 Medical Pkwy., Annapolis. Free. 443-481-5599.

Tuesday 6

PAINTING WITH CHARCOAL CLASS, for participants 16 and older, all abilities, 10 a.m.-noon Tuesdays and Thursdays, through July 22, Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, 801 Chase St., Annapolis. $145; members, $120. 410-263-5544 or www.mdhallarts.org.

CHILD CAR SEAT INSPECTIONS, by the Anne Arundel County Department of Health, 9 a.m.-noon, Parole Health Center, 1950 Drew St., Annapolis. Free; registration required. 410-222-7249 or www.aahealth.org.

HARWOOD MEN'S BASKETBALL, for ages 30 and older, sponsored by the Anne Arundel County Department of Recreation and Parks, 7:30-9:30 p.m. Tuesdays or Thursdays, six weeks, South County Recreation Center, 4510 Owensville-Sudley Rd., Harwood. $35. 410-222-1515.

MALL FOOT SCREENINGS, by podiatrist Enzo Leone, 9-11 a.m., Arundel Mills, North Arundel Hospital storefront, between the Saks Off 5th store and Jillian's, 7000 Arundel Mills Cir., Hanover. Free. 410-787-4367 or www.northarundel.org.

Wednesday 7

VICTORIAN BALTIMORE, history lecture for seniors, Robert Barnes discusses "Murder and Mayhem in Mob Town," 10-11:30 a.m., Pasadena Senior Center, 4103 Mountain Rd., Pasadena. Free. 410-222-0030.

ARTHRITIS TALK, "The Top 10 Things to Do for Arthritis" a physician assistant discusses the causes of arthritis and treatments, including diet, exercise, injections, medication and surgery, 11 a.m.-noon, Anne Arundel Medical Center, Sajak Pavillion, 2001 Medical Pkwy., Annapolis. Free. 800-636-8773 or 443-481-4000.

ARNOLD BLOOD DRIVE, sponsored by the American Red Cross, 9 a.m.-3 p.m., Anne Arundel Community College, Pascal Center for Performing Arts, Arnold. Reservations recommended. 410-777-2480.

NAVAL HISTORY SLIDE SHOW, for seniors, James W. Cheevers, senior curator at the Naval Academy Museum, discusses naval battles, warship construction, Navy yards and more, 9:30 a.m., Pascal Senior Center, 125 Dorsey Rd., Glen Burnie. Free. 410-222-6682.

BREAST CANCER SUPPORT GROUP, Moving Forward, for women in whom cancer has been diagnosed within the past two years, 6:30 p.m. the first and third Wednesdays of each month, Anne Arundel Medical Center, Donner Pavilion, Oncology Conference room, 2001 Medical Pkwy., Annapolis. Free. 443-481-5300.

Thursday 8

SENIORS PUPPET SHOW, "The Adventures of Hennylo," about how to communicate with doctors and other health-related information, sponsored by the Anne Arundel County Department of Health, 10:30 a.m., O'Malley Senior Center, 1275 Odenton Rd., Odenton. Free. 410-222-6227 or 301-621-9515.

CHILD CAR SEAT INSPECTIONS, by the Anne Arundel County Department of Health, 1-3:30 p.m. the second Thursday and fourth Tuesday of each month, Odenton Health Center, 1370 Odenton Rd. Free; reservations required. 410-222-6660.

SENIORS CRAFTS WORKSHOP, for a 2004 holiday bazaar, help the Anne Arundel County Department of Aging by volunteering to make items for the bazaar, with instructors Marie Lloyd and Evelyn Bacon, 12:30-2:30 p.m. July 8 and 22, Annapolis Senior Center, Eastport Shopping Center, 1027 Bay Ridge Ave., Annapolis. 410-222-1818.

SENIORS TRANSPORTATION DISCOUNTS, for ages 65 and older, the Maryland Transit Administration will issue photo IDs for discounted fares on MTA buses and light rail, proof of age required, noon-1:30 p.m., Brooklyn Park Senior Center, 202 Hammonds Lane, Brooklyn Park. Free. 410-222-6847.

-- Compiled by SHARON FANNING

AND BONNIE SMITH

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