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January 18, 2007|By [SAM SESSA]

Beach in a box

The lowdown -- Having trouble sticking to that New Year's resolution to lose weight? Kraft Foods is bringing a warmer weight-losing environment to you with tFitness guru Julie Funderburk will demonstrate cardio exercises that correspond to the South Beach Diet.

If you go -- The Beach in a Box will be in Fells Point noon-5 p.m. Tuesday and 8 a.m.-1 p.m. at the Harborplace and Gallery Wednesday and Jan. 25. Free. For more information, go to

Winter hike

The lowdown -- Walk through Leight Park Saturday and look for signs of winter activity as part of the "Winter Wonders Hike" program. It's a chance to get some exercise and see how nature copes with the colder weather. The event is sponsored by the Anita C. Leight Estuary Center.

If you go -- The 8-and-older event is 12:30 p.m.-2 p.m. Free. The center is at 700 Otter Point Road in Abingdon. Reservations are required. Call 410-612-1688. or 410-879-2000 ext. 1688 or go to

Horse sense

The lowdown -- Horse lovers, owners and vendors will converge on the Maryland State Fairgrounds in Timonium this weekend for the Horse World Expo. Speakers will discuss horse care and training. There will also be a parade of breeds and vendor booths.

If you go -- The event is noon-8 p.m. today, 10 a.m.-8 p.m. tomorrow, 9 a.m.-8 p.m. Saturday and 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Sunday at the Maryland State Fairgrounds, 2200 York Road in Timonium. Admission is $10 for adults, $5 for children 7-12 and free for those younger than 7. For more, go to

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