Internationally acclaimed pianist Gayle Martin Henry will perform three Beethoven sonatas at Trinity Presbyterian Church, 499 Route 70 East, Cherry Hill. The Trinity Sanctuary Choir will join her in a rare performance of Beethoven's Choral Fantasy, which inspired the
. Freewill offering. 7 p.m. 856-428-2050 ext. 16 or e-mail
Dancing with the stars
The Cherry Hill Education Foundation brings together high school students, local business owners, police officers and teachers with professional dancers and choreographers for the town's own version of the popular TV show. All proceeds benefit Cherry Hill schools. $10. 7 p.m. Cherry Hill School West new auditorium, 2101 Chapel Ave. West.
Kennedy Health System invites senior citizens to a Spring Fling Dance at the Bellmawr Park Fire Hall, 12 Essex Ave. The dance is being held in honor of Older Americans Month and will feature the big-band sounds of Jonathan and His Orchestra. There will be line dances, mixers and even some rock-n-roll. $12. 1 to 4:30 p.m. 1-800-522-1965.
The Arts at Camden Catholic High School, 300 Cuthbert Rd., Cherry Hill, is having its annual spring concert in the school's newly renovated auditorium. In addition, there will be an art exhibit in the school cafeteria. Donations accepted. 2 p.m. concert; 3:30 to 5:30 p.m. art exhibit. 856-663-2247.
Collingswood citizens can join thousands around the country in declaring "This Place Matters," the theme of a nationwide celebration, 2008 National Preservation Month, sponsored by the National Trust for Historic Preservation. Celebrate during the 21st annual Porch Brunch and House Tour. Volunteers serve homemade brunch on several private front porches at two reserved seatings. Eight houses and two private gardens will be open for tour. Brunch reservations are required and are only accepted by calling Carol or Frank at 856-858-4055. Today tour-only tickets will be sold at 147 Frazer Ave., Collingswood. 11 a.m. and 1 p.m. for brunch; house tours until 5 p.m. $25 for brunch and tour; $15 tour-only tickets. e-mail for information:
Guitar Hero night
The Cherry Hill Library, 1100 Kings Highway North, turns on the big screen TVs for Family Guitar Hero Night. Elementary school-age kids and their parents can jam on their Guitar Hero Guitars in the conference center, lower level of the library. Free. 7 to 7:45 p.m. 856-903-1230 or
Coffee & Conversation
Take some time for Coffee & Conversation at the Cherry Hill Library, 1100 Kings Highway North. The day will be dedicated to the stories of heroes in our lives. James Pointer, a long-time library staff member and a Vietnam veteran, will share memories from his service as a medic. Multicultural room, lower level of the library. Free. 10:30 a.m. to noon. 856-903-1224 or