Events Calendar

Events Calendar

Throughout the year, Montgomery County’s towns, both large and small, offer special events with something for everyone. From the Sugarloaf Craft Festivals which showcase talented craft designers and fine artists to the annual Taste of Bethesda featuring scrumptious samplings from more than 50 restaurants, Montgomery County is a treasure-trove of fun.

Events

April 24, 2014

Plantbok Genetics. Montgomery College, Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus.

Monday, March 24, 2014 - Saturday, May 3, 2014  |  Takoma Park
8 AM to 4 PM

Parodies and satirical comments on the practices of biotech companies. Interactive exhibit with plants and robotics. Reception: Thursday, April 3, 6pm-8pm.

Parodies and satirical comments on the practices of biotech companies. Interactive exhibit with plants and robotics. Reception: Thursday, April 3, 6pm-8pm.
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presented by Open Gallery

Montgomery College Arts
The Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation Arts Center
Takoma Park, MD 20912
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Phone: 240-567-5821

Price: FREE

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Takoma Park/Silver Spring Juried Student Exhibition. Montgomery College, Takoma Park/Silver Spring C

Tuesday, April 1, 2014 - Friday, May 9, 2014  |  Takoma Park
8 AM to 4 PM

Showcasing the best work by students in the TP/SS Department of Visual Arts and Design. Reception: Thursday, April 3, 6pm-8pm.

Showcasing the best work by students in the TP/SS Department of Visual Arts and Design. Reception: Thursday, April 3, 6pm-8pm.
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presented by King Street Gallery

Montgomery College Arts
The Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation Arts Center
Takoma Park, MD 20912
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Phone: 240-567-5821

Price: FREE

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Radical Elements: Contemporary Quilts. Montgomery College, Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus.

Tuesday, April 1, 2014 - Friday, May 9, 2014  |  Takoma Park
8 AM to 4 PM

An exhibit of quilts by Studio Art Quilts Associates in conjunction with their national conference being held in Washington, D.C. Reception: Thursday, April 3, 6pm-8pm.

An exhibit of quilts by Studio Art Quilts Associates in conjunction with their national conference being held in Washington, D.C. Reception: Thursday, April 3, 6pm-8pm.
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presented by King Street Gallery

Montgomery College Arts
The Morris and Gwendolyn Cafritz Foundation Arts Center
Takoma Park, MD 20912
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Phone: 240-567-5821

Price: FREE

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Thursday-Friday Operation

Thursday, March 20, 2014 - Thursday, May 15, 2014  |  COLESVILLE
10:00 AM to 2:00 PM

Spring Thursday-Friday operation begins at 10:00 a.m. Teachers may schedule field trips with programs tailored for their curricula. Contact Ms. Pinson at educator@dctrolley.org.

Spring Thursday-Friday operation begins at 10:00 a.m. Teachers may schedule field trips with programs tailored for their curricula. Contact Ms. Pinson at educator@dctrolley.org.
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presented by National Capital Trolley Museum

NATIONAL CAPITAL TROLLEY MUSEUM
1313 BONIFANT ROAD
COLESVILLE, MD 20905
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Phone: 301-384-6088

Price: $4 to $5

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Hansel & Gretel

Thursday, March 27, 2014 - Sunday, April 27, 2014  |  Glen Echo
10:00 AM to 10:40 AM

Humperdink's children's opera, full of magic, music and dazzling special effects. The puppets, lights, music and effects, are all operated by Christopher Piper, who also performs all the live vocal…

Humperdink's children's opera, full of magic, music and dazzling special effects. The puppets, lights, music and effects, are all operated by Christopher Piper, who also performs all the live vocal characterizations. The production has long been a favorite of children and their parents, and is an excellent introduction to musical story for children. Show runs Mar. 27 " Apr. 27, 2014. Times: Thursdays & Fridays at 10 & 11:30 a.m.; Saturdays & Sundays at 11:30 a.m. & 1 p.m. Recommended: K " Grade 6. Running time: 40 min. Call our box office at (301) 634-5380.
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presented by the Puppet Co. Playhouse

the Puppet Co.
7300 MacArthur Blvd
Glen Echo, MD 20812
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Phone: 301-634-5380

Price: $10.00

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Rockville Annual Student Art Exhibition. Montgomery College, Rockville Campus.

Tuesday, April 15, 2014 - Friday, May 9, 2014  |  Rockville
10 AM to 4 PM

Exhibit. Reception: Tuesday, April, 22, 2014, 5-7pm.

Exhibit. Reception: Tuesday, April, 22, 2014, 5-7pm.
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presented by Sarah Silberman Art Gallery

Montgomery College Arts
Paul Peck Art Building
Rockville, MD 20850
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Phone: 240-567-5115

Price: FREE

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Creative Spirit Painting Class

Thursday, April 24, 2014 - Thursday, May 29, 2014  |  Gaithersburg
10:00 AM to 12:30 PM

A creative class in oil or acrylic painting designed for intermediate or advanced students. Supply list available at the Arts Barn.

A creative class in oil or acrylic painting designed for intermediate or advanced students. Supply list available at the Arts Barn.
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presented by Arts Barn

Gaithersburg Arts & Events
311 Kent Square Rd
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
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Phone: 301-258-6394

Price: $195 to $225

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Cutting Edge Creations in Glass

Saturday, April 5, 2014 - Sunday, April 27, 2014  |  Glen Echo, MD
4 PM to 4 PM

Opening reception: Saturday, April 5, 4-6 pm at Art Glass Center, Glen Echo Park Cutting Edge, Creations in Glass, showcases the work of 10 Art Glass Center of Glen Echo…

Opening reception: Saturday, April 5, 4-6 pm at Art Glass Center, Glen Echo Park Cutting Edge, Creations in Glass, showcases the work of 10 Art Glass Center of Glen Echo Park studio artists. The artists offer a rich array of unique pieces with fascinating combinations created with kilnformed glass. The work depicts diverse experiences ranging from African travel to dreamscapes. The exhibit opens April 5 and closes April 27. Gallery hours: Fridays, 10-2, Saturdays 10-4, Sundays, noon-4
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presented by Jennifer Carroll

Art Glass Center at Glen Echo
7300 MacArthur Blvd
Glen Echo, MD, MD 20812
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Phone: 301-634-2273

Price: Varies by

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Art After School in the Studio

Thursday, April 10, 2014 - Thursday, April 24, 2014  |  Gaithersburg
4:00 PM to 5:15 PM

Get creative after school Each week we will have a theme for class ( such as historic art period, mater artist, medium, color, etc.) , provide a variety of materials,…

Get creative after school Each week we will have a theme for class ( such as historic art period, mater artist, medium, color, etc.) , provide a variety of materials, and use your imagination and creativity to develop your own artwork related to that theme. It is an opportunity to try out something different or explore some favorite more in-depth. This class is designed the young artist who truly LOVE art and art self motivated. A $10 supply fee due the first class. No class on 4/17. Ages 7-11
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presented by Arts Barn

Gaithersburg Arts & Events
Arts Barn
311 Kent Square RD
Gaithersburg, MD 20878
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Phone: 301-258-6394

Price: $33 to $38

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Beau Soir Ensemble

Thursday, April 24, 2014  |  Takoma Park
7:30 PM to 7:30 PM

Flute & harp duo, Carrie Rose and Michelle Lundy, present repertoire from the Baroque period to present day.

Flute & harp duo, Carrie Rose and Michelle Lundy, present repertoire from the Baroque period to present day.
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presented by We Are Takoma

City of Takoma Park
7500 Maple Avenue
Takoma Park, MD 20912
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Phone: 301-891-7266

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