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The Central Pennsylvania Dirt Trackin' Show features race cars, autograph sessions, racing seminars, vendors and more from 4 to 10 p.m. Friday, Jan. 25; 10 a.m. to 10 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 26; and 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 27, in Memorial Hall at the York Expo Center, 334 Carlisle Ave. Admission: $10 general admission, free for kids 6 and under; $5 general admission on Sunday only. Information: www.dirttrackinshow.com.

The York County Parks annual Cabin Fever hiking series begins with the Winter Scavenger Hike from 9:30 to 11:30 a.m. Saturday, Jan. 26, at Rocky Ridge County Park in Springettsbury Township. Participants should meet at the Hidden Laurel parking area for a one-mile hike followed by hot-chocolate by the fire. Registration is requested for the free hike. Information: (717) 428-1961 or www.yorkcountyparks.org.

The annual Cardboard Derby at Roundtop Mountain Resort features a Barnyard Bonanza theme this year. Come out and watch the cardboard creations slide down the slope at 4 p.m. Sunday at Roundtop Mountain Resort, 925 Roundtop Road, Warrington Township. Registration check-in starts at 3 p.m.; the competition entry fee is $30 per team. Information: (717) 432-9631 or www.skiroundtop.com.

Local author and artist Amy Kopperude will sign copies of “Bead Bugs” and share crafting tips at 6 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 24, at the Kaltreider-Benfer Library, 147 S. Charles St., Red Lion. Click here to read the York Weekend interview with the artist and watch a video of her working. Information: (717) 244-2032, www.kaltreider-benfer.org or atomicrose.blogspot.com.

The 35th annual Stamp and Post Card Show runs from 10 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Friday, Jan. 25, and 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 26, in Horticultural Hall at the York Expo Center, 334 Carlisle Ave. More than two dozen dealers from several states will feature items related to stamps, post cards and postal history. Information: (717) 235-1528 or (717) 848-2596.

The Primp and Pamper Women's Expo and Bridal Fashion Show features a variety of vendors from noon to 6 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 26, at the York City Ice Arena, 941 Vander Ave. Fashion shows start at 1 and 3 p.m. The day includes fitness demonstrations, catering samples, makeovers and more. Admission: $4. Information: (717) 332-9386 or www.primpagency.webs.com. UPDATE: The Primp and Pamper show has been rescheduled for Sunday, Feb. 17.

Baltimore-based rock band Dope Body will play at 9 p.m. Friday, Jan. 25, at The Depot, 360 W. Cottage Place, York. Roomrunner and Peals will also perform. Admission is free. Ages 21 and up. Information: (717) 846-6556 or thedepotyork.com.
 

OPENINGS

R/C Theatres Hanover will show “The Best of RiffTrax Live: Plan 9 from Outer Space” at 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 31. The show features “MST3K” comedians Michael J. Nelson, Kevin Murphy and Bill Corbett cracking wise at “Plan 9,” the so-called worst movie ever made. Tickets: $12.50. Information: (717) 633-5703 or www.fathomevents.com.

“Spank! The Fifty Shades Parody” pokes fun at the best-selling book series in a musical comedy style at 8 p.m. Thursday, Jan. 31, at the Strand-Capitol Performing Arts Center, 50 N. George St., York. Click here to read the York Weekend interview with the lead actress. Tickets: $33.50-$43.50. Information: (717) 846-1111 or www.strandcapitol.org.
 

WEEKEND SPORTS

A girls' basketball showcase is set for Red Lion High School on Saturday, Jan. 26. The tripleheader will include: Delone Catholic vs. West York at 4:30 p.m.; Central Dauphin vs. New Oxford at 6:15 p.m.; and Red Lion vs. Boyertown at 7:45 p.m.

York College will play host to a men's/women's basketball doubleheader against St. Mary's on Saturday, Jan. 26, at the Grumbacher Center. The women's game will start at 1 p.m., followed by the men's game at around 3 p.m.
     
 

GET TICKETS

Internationally known poet Maya Angelou will speak at York College at 5 p.m. Monday, Feb. 4, in the Collegiate Performing Arts Center. Free tickets to see the author of “I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings” and other works will be available to the public starting Thursday, Jan. 31, in the Office of Student Activities and Orientation, Room 205, Iosue Student Union. Tickets are limited to two per person. For more information, call 815-1239 or email cab@ycp.edu. UPDATE: Tickets will not be available to the general public because of intense student interest in the presentation.