FITCHBURG -- St. Urho's Dinner Dance will be held Saturday, March 16, from 5:30 to 10 p.m., at the Finnish Center at Saima Park, 67 Scott Road. A dance lesson with Bernie Nowak will start at 5:30, with a dancing and social hour at 6, followed by dinner, games and dancing beginning at 7. Enjoy meatballs in gravy, mashed potatoes, vegetable, rice pudding, coffee/tea. Music will be performed by the Central Mass Accordion Club. Guests are invited to wear purple and green, bring a decorated hat for a contest, and take their chance with raffles. For reservations, contact Lorna Sulin at LDSULIN@ or leave a message at 978-342-1908 with your name, phone number and number of reservations.

Fugue Ensemble leads to Easter season

LEOMINSTER -- The Montachusett Chorale's Fugue Ensemble will present "The Many Moods of Lent: A Musical Reflection" on Sunday, March 24, starting at 3 p.m., at St. Leo Church, 108 Main St.

Beloved anthems, spirituals and sacred jazz selections will lead to the joyful season of Easter. A free-will offering will be taken and given to the St. Vincent de Paul food pantry at the church. All are welcome.