What's happening in York this week
Dallastown Area Middle School presents "Alice in Wonderland Jr.," Thursday through Saturday, Feb. 22-24, at the school, 700 New School Lane, Dallastown. The musical is an adaptation of the Disney movie, following Alice as she enters a new world with racing sea creatures, mysterious cats and, of course, a Mad Hatter. Showtimes: 7 p.m. Thursday through Saturday, 2 p.m. Saturday. Tickets: $8 in advance, $10 at the door.
The 22nd annual Millennium Music Conference and Showcase takes over the music scene in Harrisburg Feb. 23-24, with more than 300 original acts and artists performing at 28 music venues through the city. The two-day music business conference is held at the Park Inn by Radisson in Mechanicsburg, and live music performances will be spread through the area each evening. Information: MusicConference.net.
Poet Todd Boss will present his writings, 2-4 p.m. Sunday, Feb. 25, at Martin Library, 159 E. Market St. Boss has written three books of poetry, and his work has been published in The New Yorker, The London Times and American Poetry Review. He also works with composers as a lyricist. Register by calling 717-849-6926 or at yorklibraries.org/york-martin.
Take a close look at the moon during the Lunar Wonders viewing event, 7-9 p.m. Thursday, March 1, at Barshinger soccer field, off Accomac Road in Hellam Township. The monthly event is held the night before the full moon, and participants can look through a telescope at craters and other lunar features and also see planets, nebulae and more. Hosted by Night Wonders of Astronomy with Kreutz Valley Library, Hellam Township Recreation and the York County Astronomical Society. Free, donations accepted.