What's happening in York this weekend
Orangemite Studios' "Much Ado About Nothing" has two free shows remaining: 7 p.m. Friday, July 13, at Cousler Park; and 6 p.m. Saturday, July 14, at Brown's Orchards. The comedy features fireworks between two of Shakespeare's quickest wits, Beatrice and Benedict. Information: http://orangemite.org.
Politics becomes farce as "The Sensuous Senator" comes to the Hanover Little Theatre, July 13-22. Sen. Harry Douglas finds himself trapped in his house with his wife, his girlfriend, a lady of the evening, two colleagues and a nosy reporter, weeks before a presidential election. Showtimes: 8 p.m. Thursday, Fridays and Saturdays, 2 p.m. Sundays. Tickets: $14-$15. Information: www.hanoverlittletheatre.com.
The York County Astronomical Society offers a public starwatch, 8-10 p.m. Saturday, July 14, at the observatory at John Rudy County Park. Members will guide a tour of the summer sky, including stars, planets, nebulae and the moon. Star charts are available. Free. Information: www.ycas.org.
Soccer fans, here's your big break. Watch the final game of the World Cup live at 11 a.m. Sunday, July 15, on the screen at the Strand Theatre, 50 N. George St. Free. Snacks and refreshments will be available. Information: https://appellcenter.org.
Meet York's writers at the Local Author Fair, 2 p.m. Sunday, July 15, at Martin Library, 159 E. Market St. Authors including Scott Mingus, Georg Sheets and Jim and Suzanne Gindlesperger will be on hand to discuss their books and more. Information: 717-849-6926.
Springettsbury Township's free Sounds of Summer Concert Series offers concerts each Sunday and Wednesday through Aug. 5 in the amphitheater at the township park, 1501 Mount Zion Road. Food trucks will be on site with a variety of foods and drinks. On Sunday, July 15, The Fabulous Hubcaps will play classic rock. On Wednesday, July 18, Uptown Band will take the stage with dance music and lot of audience interaction. Information: www.springettsbury.com or 717-757-3521.
The Kiwanis Lake Summer Movie Series runs through Aug. 15, with a free family-friendly movie shown at 8:30 p.m. every Wednesday on the screen by York City's Kiwanis Lake. Free refreshments available before the movie begins. Bring a lawn chair or blanket to sit on. On Wednesday, July 18, the movie is "Black Panther." Information: 717-854-1587.