Jerry Herman's Tony Award-winning musical,


, includes songs "It's Today," "Open a New Window," "We Need a Little Christmas," "Bosom Buddies" and "Mame." Follow the outrageous Mame as she bucks the New York establishment of the 20s, but finds she has a tender side when she's left to raise her nephew, Patrick. Call 610-565-5010 or visit


for more information.

Day: Remaining shows are 8 p.m. tomorrow and 2 p.m. & 8 p.m. Saturday

Location: DeMoss Center of the Delaware County Christian School, 462 Malin Road, Newtown Square

Fee: $20, $15 for seniors and students, $5 for ages 12 and under

Young Pianist Recital

Student piano musicians between the ages of nine and 18 competed last week at West Chester University's piano competition for cash prizes. The top three winners in three age categories will perform. Performance pieces will be from the standard classical repertoire, including baroque, classical, romantic and contemporary compositions. Call 610-436-2739 for more information.

Day: Sunday

Time: 3 p.m.

Location: West Chester University, Swope Music and Performing Arts Center, 817 S. High Street, West Chester

Fee: Free

Local Bands Promote Peace

A youth concert will take place Saturday with performances by bands from the West Chester area to raise money for Children's International Summer Villages, a group that promotes peace education. CISV will hand out materials on global friendships and multicultural experiences through the organization's summer camps for children around the world. Last year's event was attended by nearly 300 local students. Bands scheduled to perform this year include Jungle Crab?, Planet of Sound, Soy Bomb and The New Bolsheviks. Call 610-896-2323 for more information.

Day: Saturday

Time: 7:30 p.m. to 10 p.m.

Location: Pierce Middle School Auditorium, 1314 Burke Road, West Chester

Fee: $7 in advance or $8 at the door

Down By the Creek Bank

The timeless Christian children's musical

Down By the Creek Bank

will be performed Saturday by Marshallton's third to eight graders. The family performances will benefit the Youth Mission Projects at the church. Call 610-696-5247 for more information.

Day: Saturday

Time: 2 p.m. & 7 p.m.

Location: Marshallton United Methodist Church, Fellowship Hall, 1282 West Strasburg Road, West Chester

Fee: $6

Warwick Outdoor Fest

A post-Earth Day event in Chester County on Saturday highlights outdoor recreational activities and illustrates how organizations are conserving natural resources, practicing sound stewardship and promoting conservation. In addition to the activities and exhibitors, Naturalist Jack Hubley of TV's

Wild Moment

will bring his animal friends for up-close viewing. Call 610-469-1916 or visit



Day: Saturday

Time: 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Location: Warwick County Park, 3.5 miles west of the Route 100/23 intersection.

Fee: Admission is free; parking is $5 per car