MARY LOU & THE UNTOUCHABLES -- 7 p.m. today. Watkins Regional Park, 301 Watkins Park Dr., Upper Marlboro. 301-218-6700.

MIKE JONES & LIL WAYNE -- 8 p.m. tomorrow. Hip-hop concert with Boyz N Tha Hood, Backyard Band and TCB Band. Show Place Arena, 14900 Pennsylvania Ave., Upper Marlboro. $25-$50. 301-952-7999.

JERICHO BRIDGE -- 2 p.m. Saturday. Bluegrass. Town Green Park, Ninth Street, Old Town Bowie. Free. 301-809-3078.

STARFEST -- 7 p.m. Saturday. Featuring Patti Labelle, Gap Band and Evelyn King. Show Place Arena, 14900 Pennsylvania Ave., Upper Marlboro. $65-$75. 301-952-7999.

THE WINSTONS -- 8 p.m. Sunday. '60s soul. Robert V. Setera Amphitheater, Allen Pond Park, Northview Drive. Free. 301-809-3078.

For Children

ZING WING FRIDAYS -- noon-4 p.m. tomorrow. Children decorate plastic foam gliders. College Park Aviation Museum, 1985 Cpl. Frank Scott Dr., College Park. Adults, $4; seniors, $3; ages 18 and younger, $2. There is also a $3 workshop fee. 301-864-6029.

YOUTH ANGLERS -- 10:30 a.m.-2 p.m. Saturday. Kids ages 7-14 bait, catch and release as they learn the basics of fishing at a local pond. Transportation provided; bring a can of corn for bait. Reservations required. Huntington Community Center, 13022 Eighth St., Bowie. $3. 301-464-3725.

KIDS CRAFTS: CD COVER FRAMES -- 11 a.m. Saturday. Children ages 6-13 bring two 4-inch-square photos to create a craft; reservations required. Glenn Dale Community Center, 11901 Glenn Dale Blvd, Glenn Dale. $9. 301-352-8983.

TROPICAL WORLD -- 12:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m. Saturday. Kids ages 2-12 wear a crazy tropical outfit for an afternoon of music, storytelling, a movie and tropical refreshments. Children 5 and under must be accompanied by an adult or older sibling. Cedar Heights Community Center, 1200 Glen Willow Dr., Seat Pleasant. $6. 301-773-8881.

ICE CREAM SOCIAL -- 2 p.m.-4 p.m. Sunday. Children in grades K-6 are invited to eat ice cream while learning about 19th-century life. Reservations required. Marietta House Museum, 5626 Bell Station Rd., Glenn Dale. $3. 301-464-5291.

"SNAKES ALIVE" HIKE -- 10 a.m. Wednesday. Ages 6 and older join a naturalist to help find and identify local snakes; reservations required. Clearwater Nature Center, 11000 Thrift Rd., Clinton. $3. 301-297-4575.

"THE FLYING TORTOISE: A NIGERIAN TRICKSTER TALE" -- 10:30 a.m. Wednesday. Storyteller Carolyn Koerber presents the tale of Mbeku, a mischief-making tortoise. Harmony Hall Regional Center, 10701 Livingston Rd., Fort Washington. $5. 301-203-6070.

WEDNESDAY MORNING KIDS' DAY OUT -- 10:30 a.m. Wednesday. An educational music performance for children in grades K-6. Harmony Hall Regional Center, John Addison Concert Hall, 10701 Livingston Rd., Fort Washington. $4. 301-203-6070.


And Literature

NIKKI TURNER -- 6:30 p.m. today and tomorrow. The bestselling author of "A Hustler's Wife" discusses her new novel, "The Glamorous Life." Today: Karibu Books, the Mall at Prince George's, 3500 East West Hwy., Hyattsville. Free. 301-559-1140. Tomorrow: Centre at Forestville, Karibu Books, 3283 Donnell Dr., Forestville. Free. 301-736-8853.


And Exercise

DEEP-WATER WALKING -- 7-8 a.m. Mondays-Fridays. A stress-free water workout, led by a fitness instructor, for ages 18 and older. Glenarden/Theresa Banks Complex, 8615-A McLain Ave., Glenarden. $6. 301-772-5515.

DROP-IN WATER AEROBICS -- 7:30-8:30 p.m. today and Tuesday. Water exercise class for people 18 and older. Glenarden/Theresa Banks Complex, 8615-A McLain Ave., Glenarden. $7; seniors, $6. 301-772-5515.

SUNSET BOAT TOUR -- 6-8 p.m. tomorrow. A sunset cruise on the Patuxent River aboard a pontoon. Ages 6 and older; reservations required. Patuxent River Park, 16000 Croom Airport Rd., Upper Marlboro. $4. 301-627-6074.

CANOE TOUR: LAKE ARTEMESIA -- 9-11 a.m. Saturday. All ages welcome. Mount Rainier Nature/Recreation Center, 4701 31st Pl., Mount Rainier. $8 per canoe. 301-927-2163.


MIKE SHAFFER -- Through Aug. 19. Works from the artist's "Line Paintings" series. Montpelier Cultural Arts Center, Library Gallery, 12826 Laurel-Bowie Rd., Laurel. Free. 301-953-1993.

MONTPELIER INVITATIONAL SCULPTURE EXHIBITION -- Through Aug. 21. The 24th annual event showcases work by emerging sculptors. Montpelier Cultural Arts Center, Main Gallery, 12826 Laurel-Bowie Rd., Laurel. Free. 301-953-1993.

RUG HOOKING -- Through Aug. 26. Hooked wall pieces by students of artist Roslyn Logsdon. Montpelier Cultural Arts Center, Resident Artist Gallery, 12826 Laurel-Bowie Rd., Laurel. Free. 301-953-1993.

"MAN'S BEST FRIENDS: COLONIAL AMERICANS AND THEIR PETS" -- Through Aug. 31. A look at the pets, often unusual, kept by 18th-century Americans. Darnall's Chance House Museum, 14800 Gov. Oden Bowie Dr., Upper Marlboro. $3; seniors, $2; ages 18 and younger, $1. 301-952-8010.

"RAISE THE ROOF" -- Through Sept. 24. The concept of "home" is interpreted by artists, architects, designers and schoolchildren. Harmony Hall Regional Center/John Addison Concert Hall, 10701 Livingston Rd., Fort Washington. Free. 301-203-6070.

"RUB THE OILS AND STREW THE POWDERS: THE LEGACY OF EUROPEAN HERBS IN EARLY AMERICAN MEDICINE AND CUISINE" -- through May 2007. Prints from the 16th, 17th and 18th centuries, as well as a look at how the common dandelion has been regarded through the ages. Montpelier Mansion, Route 197 and Muirkirk Road, Laurel. Adults, $3; seniors, $2; ages 5-18, $1; ages 4 and younger, free. 301-953-1376.

"WISH YOU WERE HERE: POSTCARDS OF LAUREL" -- Ongoing. Examples from the turn of the 20th century to today depict Laurel's history and illustrate the evolution of postcards. The Laurel Museum, 817 Main St., Laurel. Free. 301-725-7975.

"LIVING THE HEALTHY LIFE: SPORTS, HEALTH AND FITNESS IN THE NEW DEAL ERA" -- Ongoing. Chronicle of the evolution of health and fitness awareness during the 1930s and 1940s. Greenbelt Museum, 15 Crescent Rd., Greenbelt. Free. 301-507-6582.

RADIO PREMIUMS -- Ongoing. Memorabilia related to radio serials of the 1930s, '40s and '50s, including "Radio Orphan Annie," "Buck Rogers in the 25th Century" and "Captain Midnight." Radio-Television Museum, 2608 Mitchellville Rd., Bowie. Free. 301-390-1020.

"THE FORGOTTEN WAR REMEMBERED: AMERICA AND THE KOREAN WAR" -- Ongoing. Includes 20 photographs documenting the war, from growing tension during the late 1940s through the signing of the armistice in 1953. National Archives at College Park, 8601 Adelphi Rd. Free. 866-272-6272.


RATED HUNTER-JUMPER HORSE SHOW -- 8 a.m.-8 p.m. today-Saturday. Local equestrians compete in an A-rated show. Prince George's Equestrian Center, Show Place Arena, 14900 Pennsylvania Ave., Upper Marlboro. Free. 301-952-7999.

AFTERNOON TEA IN THE MANSION -- 2 p.m. tomorrow. Tea sandwiches, scones, specialty sweets and a variety of teas will be served. Montpelier Mansion, Route 197 and Muirkirk Road, Laurel. Adults, $18. 301-498-8486.

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