BEREAVEMENT SUPPORT GROUPS, ongoing registration; for participants 18 and older grieving the death of a loved one, 6:30-8 p.m. Tuesdays, Sept. 13 through Oct. 18; for participants 49 and younger grieving the death of a spouse, 6:30-8 p.m. Thursdays, Sept. 15 through Oct. 20, Hospice of the Chesapeake, 445 Defense Hwy., Annapolis. $25; registration required. 410-987-2129 or www.hospicechesapeake.org.
SENIORS COMPUTER CLASS, about viruses and other computer problems, 10 a.m.-noon, South County Senior Center, 27 Stepneys Lane, Edgewater. Free; registration required. 410-222-1927.
MITCH ALBOM BOOK DISCUSSION, for seniors, about "The Five People You Meet in Heaven," 10 a.m., Pascal Senior Center, 125 Dorsey Rd., Glen Burnie. Free; registration required. 410-222-6680.
SENIORS "BENJII" FILM, "Benji Off the Leash," about the plight of three dogs brought together by an ill-intentioned puppy breeder, 12:15 p.m., Pascal Senior Center, 125 Dorsey Rd., Glen Burnie. Free. 410-222-6680.
"STOP THE TECHNOLOGICAL CLOCK," seminar topics on home computers, computer security, cell phones and more, 10 a.m.-12:30 p.m., Anne Arundel Community College at Arundel Mills, 7009 Arundel Mills Cir., Hanover. Free. 410-777-2325.
"NARNIA" AUDITIONS, roles for adults and children 7 and older for the Merely Players November performance of the musical based on a work by C.S. Lewis; participants will be taught a short dance and read cold from a script or prepare a monologue; they should wear clothing and shoes suitable for dancing and bring a resume, a head shot, a bottle of water, and sheet music or an accompaniment CD; 3, 4, 5 and 6 p.m. Saturday and 6, 7 and 8 p.m. Aug. 30; callbacks, 7 p.m. Aug. 31, Chesapeake Arts Center, 194 Hammonds Lane, Brooklyn Park. Free. 410-315-9458 or visit www.merelyplayers.net.
PARENTING CLASS, "Stress Management for Parents and Teachers," how to recognize stress and minimize it when caring for young children, with child development specialist Deborah Wood, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Chesapeake Children's Museum, 25 Silopanna Rd., Annapolis. $15; members, $12. 410-990-1993 or www.theccm.org.
GLEN BURNIE ALCOHOLICS ANONYMOUS, 8:30 p.m. Sundays and Wednesdays, Baltimore Washington Medical Center, cafeteria, 301 Hospital Dr., Glen Burnie. Free. 410-433-4843 or 410-268-5441.
EDGEWATER SENIORS BOOK CLUB, discussion of "The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency," by Alexander McCall Smith, 1 p.m., South County Senior Center, 27 Stepneys Lane, Edgewater. Free. 410-222-1927.
PASADENA CAREGIVERS TALK, nurse Mary Fridley discusses "The Facts and Nothing but the Facts: The Basics of Alzheimer's Disease," 1-3 p.m., Pasadena Senior Center, 4103 Mountain Rd. Free; registration required. Call Bonnie Zeller, 410-222-4464.
ANNAPOLIS YOUTH CHORUS AUDITIONS, for ages 6-18, 5:30-7:30 p.m. Monday and Tuesday, Maryland Hall for the Creative Arts, Room 200, 801 Chase St., Annapolis. Free; registration required. 410-263-1906.
"LOST IN A GOOD BOOK," discussion of the novel by Jasper Fforde, 7-8:45 p.m., West County Area Library, 1325 Annapolis Rd., Odenton. Free. 410-672-7449.
KIDS LIBRARY EVENT, for ages 5-12, storytelling outdoors, games and refreshments, 3:30 p.m., Brooklyn Park Library, 1 E. 11th Ave., Baltimore. Free. 410-222-6260.
ANNAPOLIS GAMES GALORE, for children 5-13 and adults, featuring board games and snacks, 6:30 p.m., Annapolis Library, 1410 West St. Free. 410-222-1750.
PATUXENT REFUGE BIRD WALK, for 16 and older, a guided hike to search for birds in several habitats, field guides and binoculars recommended, 8-10 a.m., Patuxent Research Refuge, South Tract, National Wildlife Visitor Center, 10901 Scarlet Tanager Loop (off Powder Mill Road), Laurel. Free; registration required. 301-497-5887.
BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS, 9-11 a.m., Baltimore Washington Medical Center, lobby, 301 Hospital Dr., Glen Burnie. Free. 410-787-4367 or www.bwmedicalcenter.org.
SENIORS ICE CREAM SOCIAL, senior center member Charles Johnston plays the piano, 12:30 p.m., Pascal Senior Center, 125 Dorsey Rd., Glen Burnie. Free. 410-222-6680.
SENIORS CONTINUING EDUCATION, registration begins Sept. 1 for fall classes offered by Anne Arundel Community College at all senior centers in the county; administrative fee, $40 (plus an additional $40 per course for ages 55-59). Annapolis Senior Center, 410-222-1818; Arnold Senior Center, 410-222-1922; Brooklyn Park Senior Center, 410-222-6847; O'Malley Senior Center, 410-222-6227; Pasadena Senior Center, 410-222-0030; Pascal Senior Center, 410-222-6680; South County Senior Center, 410-222-1927.
-- Compiled by SHARON FANNING
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