Correction: An earlier version of this story mistakenly listed an Excel class and keyboarding class at New Carrollton Library on Saturday and Monday, respectively. The library is no longer holding those classes. The story has been updated.

Thursday, March 26

Senior health A discussion on obesity and cancer. 10:30 a.m. Bowie Senior Center, 14900 Health Center Dr., Bowie. 301-262-6200. Free.

In the studio with George Record poems, rap, meditation or songs. Thursday and Saturday from 1-3 p.m. On Our Own of Prince George’s County, 10007 Rhode Island Ave., College Park. 301-699-8939. www.onourownpg.org . Free, registration required.

Laurel High International Night The high school hosts this event featuring performances from student groups and an Angolan/Brazilian Capoeira group, activities, and an international fashion show. 5:30-8:30 p.m. Laurel High School, Auditorium, 8000 Cherry Lane, Laurel. $5, seniors and children $4.

Capital Reeds The trio performs with members Noelle Drewes on oboe, Santana Moreno on clarinet, and Jeff Ward on bassoon. 6 p.m. Bowie Senior Center, 14900 Health Center Dr., Bowie. 301-262-6200. Free.

Friday, March 27

College Park Needle Arts Society Crafters are invited to work on quilting, knitting, embroidery and counted cross-stitch projects. 9:30-11:30 a.m. Old Parish House, 4711 Knox Rd., College Park. 301-277-9630. cpneedlearts@earthlink.net .

4-on-4 basketball tournament Bring a team of four to compete against peers ages 10-17. 7-10 p.m. Columbia Park Community Center, 1901 Kent Village Dr., Landover. 301-341-3749. Free.

Final Four hoop-a-thon A two-day basketball tournament against peers ages 10-17. 7-10 p.m. Good Luck Community Center, 8601 Good Luck Rd., Lanham. 301-552-1093. Free.

Spring carnival Games, cotton candy, popcorn and more for ages 10-17. 7-10 p.m. Kentland Community Center, 2411 Pinebrook Ave., Landover. 301-386-2278. www.pgparks.com . Free.

The Sweater Set A performance by the Wammie award-winning folk duo. 8 p.m. Montpelier Arts Center, 9652 Muirkirk Rd., Laurel. 301-377-7800. arts.pgparks.com . $25.

Seniors counseling service For age 55 and older, a licensed therapist offers support with grief loss, anxiety/depression, problem-solving and other stressful issues. Friday by appointment, Bowie Senior Center, 14900 Health Center Dr., Bowie. 202-256-3336. sddenardo@aol.com . Free.

Tax assistance day Members of the IRS Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program provide tax preparation service to qualified low- and moderate-income residents. By appointment only. 4-H Center, 8020 Greenmead Dr., College Park. www.extension.umd.edu/money/vita . jinkim@umd.edu . Free, registration required.

Saturday, March 28

SAT/ACT practice test The Suitland High School PTSA and Kaplan sponsor this diagnostic practice test for the SAT and ACT college entrance exams. Bring calculator, pencil, water and snack. 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Suitland High School, 5200 Silver Hill Rd. Forestville. 301-817-0500, bitly.com/suitlandpracticetest15 . 4pstrong@gmail.com , $20, registration required.

Good Neighbor Day Community service projects, self-help workshops, 5K run, health and wellness screenings and food drive. Run registration at 7 a.m., event 9 a.m.-1:30 p.m. College Park Community Center, 5051 Pierce Ave., College Park. 301-441-2647. www.goodneighborday.umd.edu . Free.

Boating safety class A Maryland-required safety course for ages 12 and older who want to operate a powered vessel on state waters. 8:30 a.m.-1 p.m. Bladensburg Waterfront Park, 4601 Annapolis Rd., Bladensburg. 410-531-3313. 301-779-0371. $25, registration required.

Blood pressure screenings A licensed health-care professional conducts screenings for age 60 and older. 9:30-11:30 a.m. Evelyn Cole Senior Center, 5720 Addison Road, Seat Pleasant. 301-386-5525. Free.

Intro to Microsoft Word A beginner’s workshop to learn how to compose a document using the word processing software. 9:30 a.m., Glenarden Library, 8724 Glenarden Pkwy., Glenarden. 301-772-5477. www.pgcmls.info/glenarden . Free, registration required.

College Park Easter egg hunt Breakfast with the Easter bunny, followed by egg hunt. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. College Park Community Center, 5051 Pierce Ave., College Park. 301-441-2647. www.pgparks.com . Free.

Quilting class Bring half a yard of fabric and learn or practice hand quilting. 10 a.m. Spauldings Library, 5811 Old Silver Hill Rd., District Heights. Free.

Environmental Film Festival A screening of the film “Field Biologist ,” about a young man who travels to Costa Rica and sets up a bird-banding lab on his family’s land. Film followed by guided hike. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. National Wildlife Visitor Center, 10901 Scarlet Tanager Loop, Laurel. 301-497-5887. patuxent.fws.gov . Free.

Kids’ passport to Maryland history Children are invited to play games, churn butter and meet Revolutionary War soldiers. 11 a.m.-3 p.m. Bowie Library, 15210 Annapolis Rd., Bowie. 301-262-7000. www.pgcmls.info/bowie . Free.

Crochet and knitting Bring materials and participate. 12:30 p.m. Hillcrest Heights Library, 2398 Iverson St., Temple Hills. 301-630-4900. www.pgcmls.info . Free, registration required.

Easter egg hunt Pictures with the Easter bunny and egg hunt for children. 1-3 p.m. Riverside Park, 5801 Riverside Dr., Riverdale Park. 301-927-6381. www.riverdaleparkmd.info . Free.

Read to Rover A reading program for ages 5-12 to read to a trained therapy dog. 1:30 p.m. Laurel Library Temporary Branch, 8101 Sandy Spring Rd., Laurel. 301-776-6790. www.pgcmls.info/laurel . Free.

Companion planting Learn which herbs, vegetables and flowers can be planted together. 2 p.m. Surratts-Clinton Library, 9400 Piscataway Rd., Clinton. 301-868-9200. www.pgcmls.info . Free.

March history program Families with children ages 6-12 will learn about historic events that happened in the month of March. 2 p.m. Marietta House, 5626 Bell Station Rd., Glenn Dale. 301-462-5291. www.pgparks.com . $2, reservations required.

Herbs to grow and cook A lecture and cooking demonstration to make dishes using fresh herbs from the garden. 2 p.m. Greenbelt Library, 11 Crescent Rd., Greenbelt. 301-345-5800. www.pgcmls.info . Free.

Owls of Maryland Learn about the different species of owls that live in Maryland and meet a live owl. 2-3 p.m. Merkle Wildlife Sanctuary, 11704 Fenno Rd., Upper Marlboro. 301-888-1410. dnr.state.md.us . Free, donations welcome.

Women in aviation Staff members from the College Park Aviation Museum lead this hands-on program to learn about women in aviation history. 2 p.m. Greenbelt Library, 11 Crescent Rd., Greenbelt. 301-345-5800. www.pgcmls.info . Free.

Women’s History Month tribute The Liberated Muse Arts Group will share a dramatic and musical presentation in tribute to poets Ruby Dee and Maya Angelou. 2 p.m. Oxon Hill Library, 6200 Oxon Hill Rd., Oxon Hill. 301-839-2400. www.pgcmls.info . Free.

Art for preschoolers An interactive story time with related crafts for ages 3-5. 3 p.m. Accokeek Library, 15773 Livingston Rd., Accokeek. 301-292-2880. www.pgcmls.info/accokeek . Free.

Parts of a flower Learn the different parts of a flower and make flower prints from rubbings. 3 p.m. Hyattsville Library, 6530 Adelphi Rd., Hyattsville. 301-985-4690. www.pgcmls.info/hyattsville . Free.

Prince George’s Philharmonic The orchestra performs classical works by Weber. Mozart, Verdi and others. 3 p.m. Bowie Center for the Performing Arts, 15200 Annapolis Rd., Bowie. 301-805-9566. www.bowiecenter.org . $20, seniors $18, age 18 and younger free.

Dancing with Philly A fitness workout using Zumba, go-go fitness, hip-hop dancing and more. For ages 10-17. 7-9 p.m. Glenarden Community Center, 8615 McLain Ave., Glenarden. 301-772-3151. Free.

Foosball tournament Play one-on-one or in teams. For ages 10-17. 7-10 p.m. Bladensburg Community Center, 4500 57th Ave., Bladensburg. 301-277-2124. Free.

World Dance Showcase Annual event showcases wide-ranging dance traditions performed with a swirl of vivid costumes. 8 p.m. Publick Playhouse, 5445 Landover Rd., Cheverly. 301-277-1710. arts.pgparks.com . $15, students and seniors and groups of 20 or more $10.

Sunday, March 29

Wizards vs. Rockets game Travel to the District to watch the NBA matchup. For ages 10-17. 11 a.m.-4 p.m. Glenarden Community Center, 8615 McLain Ave., Glenarden. 301-772-3151. Free, reservations required.

Robots and UFOs A guided arts workshop for children ages 3-8 with parents. 2-4 p.m. Old Parish House, 4711 Knox Rd., College Park. 301-927-3013. www.cpae.org . Free, donations welcome.

Soil-less gardening workshop A naturalist leads this class to learn about hydroponic gardening. 2-3 p.m. Merkle Wildlife Sanctuary, 11704 Fenno Rd., Upper Marlboro. 301-888-1410. dnr.state.md.us . Free, donations welcome.

“The Transcendental Art of John Guernsey”Artist, musician and author John Guernsey displays his latest works. Reception Sunday from 3-5 p.m. Exhibit runs through April 30. New Deal Cafe in Roosevelt Center, 113 Centerway, Greenbelt. 301-891-2551, 301-602-2769. www.newdealcafe.com . Free.

Severn River Piano Trio The trio performs Bohemian folk music by Czechoslovakian composers, with Smetana’s Piano Trio and Dvorak’s “Dumky” Trio. 5 p.m. Old Parish House, 4711 Knox Rd., College Park. 301-927-3013. www.cpae.org . Free, donations welcome.

Schubertiade: The Songs of Schubert Classical music concert featuring soprano Amanda Balestrieri, violinist Elizabeth Field and pianist Steven Silverman. 5 p.m. Paint Branch Unitarian Universalist Church, 3215 Powder Mill Rd., Adelphi. 301-937-3666, www.pbuuc.org . Free, donations welcome.

“Helen Zughaib: Conflict Within” The Lebanese artist displays her works that express her vision of everyday life in the Middle East. Closes Sunday. College Park Marriott Hotel and Conference Center, 3501 University Blvd. E., Adelphi. 301-985-7300. www.umuc.edu/zughaib2015 . Free.

Monday, March 30

Manga and anime club Maxey Whitehead, voice of Alphonse Elric, takes questions about being an animal voice actor and the making of “Fullmetal Alchemist” . 7 p.m. Hyattsville Library, 6530 Adelphi Rd., Hyattsville. 301-985-4690. www.pgcmls.info/hyattsville . Free.

Bowie-Crofton Camera Club Slide Shows Fourteen members present their version of what life can be like when blue ribbons take a back seat to what they really like to photograph. 7:30 p.m. All Saints Lutheran Church, 16510 Mount Oak Rd., Bowie. 301-604-7772. www.b-ccc.org . Free.

Tumbling workshop A non-structured class for ages 8-18 of all skill levels. 8:30-9:30 p.m. Prince George’s Sports and Learning Complex, 8001 Sheriff Rd., Landover. 301-583-2400. www.pgsportsandlearn.com . $12.

Ballroom dancing Instructor Dave Malek teaches ballroom dance for all skill levels. Lesson at 7 p.m., dance party at 8 p.m. Knights of Columbus Boswell Hall, 6111 Columbian Way, Bowie. 410-370-8438. dave@dancin-dave.com . $10.

Tuesday, March 31

“Slim Bodyology: Fantastic You” The stage show teaches children about anatomy. Publick Playhouse, 5445 Landover Rd., Cheverly. 301-277-1710. arts.pgparks.com . $8.

Crane crisis A discussion on conservation efforts underway to save the endangered whooping crane. 1-2:30 p.m. National Wildlife Visitor Center, 10901 Scarlet Tanager Loop, Laurel. 301-497-5887. patuxent.fws.gov . Free, registration required, donations welcome.

March for Babies registration Walkers must register by today for the April 25 March of Dimes March for Babies. Proceeds will go toward helping women have full-term pregnancies and healthy babies. Walk scheduled for April 25 at 9:30 a.m. Watkins Regional Park, 301 Watkins Park Dr., Upper Marlboro. 571-257-2330. dc613@marchofdimes.org . www.marchofdimes.org/maryland . Registration and fundraising required.

Knit and crochet group Learn or practice knitting and crochet skills. 7 p.m. Laurel Library Temporary Branch, 8101 Sandy Spring Rd., Laurel. 301-776-6790. www.pgcmls.info/laurel . Free.

Wednesday, April 1

Build-a-poem Write original poems using certain words. 10 a.m. Bowie Library, 15210 Annapolis Rd., Bowie. 301-262-7000. www.pgcmls.info/bowie . Free.

38th annual health fair The university sponsors this event with a blood drive and more than 25 vendors providing health screenings such as blood pressure, dental, HIV and laboratory testing. Noon-2 p.m. Bowie State University, Student Center, Wiseman ballroom, 14000 Jericho Park Rd., Bowie. 301-860-4170. www.bowiestate.edu . Free.

KidZone Youth ages 7-10 can participate in creative learning activities. 4 p.m. Spauldings Library, 5811 Old Silver Hill Rd., District Heights. 301-817-3750. www.pgcmls.info . Free.

STEM-tastic Youths ages 8-12 will learn basic scientific principles in this hands-on workshop. 4 p.m. Fairmount Heights Library, 5904 Kolb St., Fairmount Heights. 301-883-2650. www.pgcmls.info . Free.

All about weeds Learn which weeds are edible. 4:30 p.m. Baden Library, 13603 Baden-Westwood Rd., Brandywine. 301-888-1152. www.pgcmls.info . Free.

Lego Fun Time Open-build time for ages 6-12. 4:30 p.m. Glenarden Library, 8724 Glenarden Pkwy., Glenarden. 301-772-5477. www.pgcmls.info/glenarden . Free.

Genealogical society meeting Genealogist Margo Williams leads a presentation, “Advocating for Historic Preservation of our Family Histories.” 7 p.m. New Carrollton Municipal Center, 6016 Princess Garden Pkwy. 301-262-2063. www.pgcgs.org . Free.

— Compiled by Jillian S. Jarrett

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