The 3rd year of Jazz in the City monthly jazz concerts kicks off First Friday from 5 to 7 p.m. Friday, Jan. 3, at The Studio at the Strand, 50 N. George St., York. All participants will be provided with a free card to download the music from the concert this month. Tickets: $3. Information: 717-849-2221.
CapLive alum Todd Snider returns, with special guest Kevin Gordon, at 8 p.m. Monday, Jan. 6, at the Capitol Theatre, 50 N. George St., York. Tickets: $22. Information: 717-846-1111 or www.mystrandcapitol.org.
Oh Snap!, a showcase of photographers who understand the fleeting nature of moments captured in a single instant, opens during First Friday from 6 to 9 p.m. Friday, Jan. 3, at The Parliament, 116 E. King St., York. The exhibit will run through Saturday, Feb. 1. The gallery is open from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, Thursday and Saturday. Information: 717-887-7746.
CoWork155 will host an opening for its new art exhibit, Upskirts and Other Delights, during First Firday from 5 to 8 p.m. Friday, Jan. 3, at CoWork155, 155 W. Market St., York. The exhibit features the photography of Andrew Barnes, owner of The Busy Bee, located in Central Market. Enjoy appetizers by The Busy Bee and warm up with a beverage from a make-your-own hot chocolate bar.
Take a PowerPoint excursion with Park Program Coordinator Jeri Jones to explore the geology of East Coast vacation spots from 2:30 to 4 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 5, at Richard M. Nixon County Park, in Springfield Township. There is no fee for this program and registration is required. Information: 717-428-1961.
Bluegrass group Tuckahoe Ridge performs during First Friday from 7 to 10 p.m. Friday, Jan. 3, at Dill's Tavern and Plantation, 227 N. Baltimore St., Dillsburg. Tickets: $10 donation. Information: 717-502-1440 or www.northernyorkhistorical.org.
Master Restoration Artist Sam McKinney will present a program on the history of distilling and the planned demonstration distillery at Dill's Tavern and Plantation at 2 p.m. Sunday, Jan. 5, at Maple Shade Barn, 35 Greenbrier Road, Dillsburg. This program is free and open to the public. Information: 717-502-1440 or www.northernyorkhistorical.org.
The Dallastown basketball teams have a pair of important York-Adams League games on Friday night. The Dallastown boys play host to York High, while the Wildcat girls travel to West York. Both games should start around 7:30 p.m. For a complete schedule of this weekend's York-Adams League basketball action, turn to the sports section.
The Central York Swimming Invitational is set to start at 9 a.m. Saturday. Spring Grove is also among the teams expected to compete.