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.

May 8

Docs in Progress Screening

Thursday, May 8, 2014  |  Takoma Park
7:30 PM to 7:30 PM

Film TBA - check our website for further details. more

Film TBA - check our website for further details.

presented by We Are Takoma

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

May 9

Riderwood to Host A Feast for the Eyes II, an Artwork Showcase

Friday, May 9, 2014  |  Silver Spring
10:00am to 2:00pm

SILVER SPRING, MD— The celebration of art holds a special place for residents of Riderwood, the Erickson Living community. Their… more

SILVER SPRING, MD— The celebration of art holds a special place for residents of Riderwood, the Erickson Living community. Their creativity and professional-level quality will take center stage during A Feast for the Eyes II, a showcase of original artistry. Forty-two residents and employees will display over 165 pieces, including paintings, metal weavings, silk screens, photography and sculpture. They will be available during the showcase to discuss the processes and stories behind their work with attendees. Sponsored by the Riderwood Diversity & Inclusion Committee, the three-day event will take place during the following dates and times: Wednesday, May 7th 2pm-7pm Thursday, May 8th 2pm-7pm Friday, May 9th 10am-2pm The gallery of artwork will be displayed at the campus of Riderwood in Maryland Hall (Montgomery Station Clubhouse). Riderwood is located at 3120 Gracefield Road in Silver Spring. The showcase is open to the public with free admission. For more information, please contact Heather Hicks-Mello, community resources coordinator, at 301-572-8449 or heather.hicks-mello@erickson.com.

presented by Riderwood Diversity & Inclusion Committee

Riderwood Retirement Community
3140 Gracefield Road
Silver Spring, MD 20904
(facility is accessible to the disabled)
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Phone: 301-572-8449

Price: FREE

May 9
May 11

Everyone’s a Critic

daily Friday, May 9, 2014 - Sunday, May 11, 2014  |  Washington
8:00 PM

Someone falls dead during a performance: chaos ensues! The actors and the audience must now come together and solve the… more

Someone falls dead during a performance: chaos ensues! The actors and the audience must now come together and solve the mystery before more perish. Every night is a different lurid story. Come stay the evening as the comic muse smiles down upon some unlucky folk in EVERYONE’S A CRITIC.

presented by The Highwood Theatre

The Mead Theatre Lab at Flashpoint
916 G Street NW
Washington, DC 20001
(facility is accessible to the disabled)
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Phone: 301-587-0697

Price: $15 to $25

May 9
May 11

Everyone’s a Critic

daily Friday, May 9, 2014 - Sunday, May 11, 2014  |  Washington
08:00 PM to 09:30 PM

Someone falls dead during a performance: chaos ensues! The actors and the audience must now come together and solve the… more

Everyone’s a Critic

Someone falls dead during a performance: chaos ensues! The actors and the audience must now come together and solve the mystery before more perish. Every night is a different lurid story. Come stay the evening as the comic muse smiles down upon some unlucky folk in EVERYONE’S A CRITIC.
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presented by The Highwood Theatre

The Mead Theatre Lab at Flashpoint
916 G Street NW
Washington, DC 20910
(facility is accessible to the disabled)
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Phone: 301-587-0697

Price: $15 to $25

Reserve by: 2014-05-09 12:00 AM

May 9

Art Mentorship (Spring I )

Friday, May 9, 2014  |  Gaithersburg
4:00 PM to 5:30 PM

For the teen that has a love for the fubne arts, join our “open studio” mentorship class. students will explore… more

For the teen that has a love for the fubne arts, join our "open studio" mentorship class. students will explore their creativity through self-directed projects. Laree Donnelly, artist-in-residence in the Arts Entwine Studio at the Arts Barn, will guide the students. Please bring a selection of your artwork (portfolio/sketchbook) to the first class. Students should bring their own specialized supplies. A $10 materials fee is due the first class for basic supplies. No Class on May 16. Ages 12-15

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: $39 to $45

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