York Weekend Extras for 3-18
Talented local artists take the stage at 7:30 p.m. Friday for the YorVoice Competition at the Strand Theatre, 50 N. George St. The event, hosted by the York County Cultural Alliance, will be a fun, music-filled showcase of the talent of York County with one group emerging as the YorVoice champion. Tickets, $20. More information, www.yorvoice.org and www.mystrandcapitol.org.
Guthrie Memorial Library is taking the fundraising bull by the horns with a Bull & Oyster Roast, 6-10 p.m. Saturday at the library, 2 Library Place. The menu features pit beef and ham, raw and fried oysters, fried chicken, Italian sausage, Maryland crab soup and other goodies, plus beer. Tickets: $50, must be 21 or older to attend. Information: (717) 632-5183.
Get ready for Invincible: A Glorious Tribute to Michael Jackson, set to take the stage at 7:30 p.m. Saturday at the Strand Theatre, 50 N. George St. Performing the unique dancing that Michael was so famous for, two talented performers portray The King of Pop at different stages of his career in this multi-media spectacular that features his greatest hits. Ticket range, $26-$45. More information, www.mystrandcapitol.org.
Learn the story of Malala Yousafzai in the movie, "He Named Me Malala," at 7 p.m. Saturday at the Capitol Theatre, 50 N. George St. As a 15-year-old, Yousafzai was shot in the head after being targeted by the Taliban for speaking out on behalf of girls’ education in Pakistan. She has since become an activist and speaker and was named the youngest recipient of the Nobel Peace Prize. Tickets: $7. Information: www.mystrandcapitol.org.
Check out something different at the Martin Library Celebrity Auction, Sunday at the library, 159 E. Market St. The event begins with a preview at noon, followed by the live auction beginning at 1 p.m. The library has gathered in autographed items from sports stars, movie stars, television, authors, musicians and some people who are just famous. Information: (717) 846-5300 or www.yorklibraries.org/martin.