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.

Jul 8
Jul 29

Introduction to Digital Photography

weekly thru Tuesday, July 29, 2014  |  Rockville
10 AM to 1 PM

Introduction to Digital Photography will teach you the basics needed to take the photographs you want! Bring your own Digital… more

Introduction to Digital Photography will teach you the basics needed to take the photographs you want! Bring your own Digital SLR camera and learn with hands-on instruction. You will learn camera functions, composition, depth of field, exposure, avoiding common mistakes, the use of available light, and more. This workshop meets for a total of four sessions, three hours for each session. During the third session, classes will meet for a field trip to photograph the National Gallery of Art, Union Station, or other D.C. location. Weeknight classes will meet on a Saturday for their third session.

presented by Washington School of Photography

Washington School of Photography
12276 Wilkins Avenue
Rockville, MD 20852
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Phone: 301-654-1998

Price: $265

Jul 11
Aug 29

TGIF Summer Concert & Movie Series

weekly thru Friday, August 29, 2014  |  Wheaton
7:00 pm (Movies at dusk) to 8:30

Kick-off your weekend with great music or a movie in downtown Wheaton! Enjoy live music and movies every Fridays July… more

Kick-off your weekend with great music or a movie in downtown Wheaton! Enjoy live music and movies every Fridays July through August. Concerts are scheduled for 7:00 pm to 8:30 pm. Movies begin at dusk. Bring a blanket, chair and your family and friends -- And don't forget to grab a bite to eat from one of our great local restaurants before or after the show! Summer Series 2014 Lineup: July 11 Frozen (G) July 18 Invitation Band (Top 40) July 25 The Hunger Games: Catching Fire (PG-13) August 1 The Lego Movie (G) August 8 Fast & Furious 6 (PG-13) August 15 Grupo Latino Continental (Latin) August 22 John Stone Reggae Band (Reggae) August 29 The Nighthawks (Roots Rock, Blues)
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presented by Wheaton Urban District

Wheaton Triangle
2424 Reedie Drive
Wheaton, MD 20902
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Phone: 240-777-8106

Price: FREE

Jul 12
Aug 2

Intermediate Digital Photography- the Next Step

weekly thru Saturday, August 2, 2014  |  Rockville
10 AM to 1 PM

You will learn how to use advanced camera functions. We’ll cover the use of affordable accessories and helpful gadgets, on… more

You will learn how to use advanced camera functions. We'll cover the use of affordable accessories and helpful gadgets, on camera flash basics, composing images of people and groups everything you need to take better photos of your life, holidays, vacations and kids. Prerequisite: You will need to have taken Introduction to Digital, Photography or be able to operate a Digital SLR camera in full manual mode - able to adjust aperture, shutter speed & ISO - to obtain the desired exposure and depth of field.

presented by Washington School of Photography

Washington School of Photography
12276 Wilkins Ave
Rockville, MD 20852
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Phone: 301-654-1998

Price: $265

Jul 13
Aug 3

Introduction to Portraiture

weekly thru Sunday, August 3, 2014  |  Rockville
10 AM to 1 PM

Portrait photography is so much more than just camera work ” it is lighting, posing, backdrops, wardrobe, and relating to… more

Portrait photography is so much more than just camera work " it is lighting, posing, backdrops, wardrobe, and relating to your subject to bring out their best. Learn all this and more in this four-week portrait class. Working with models and each other, students will learn to capture the best in any subject, and light them for mood, tone, and outcome. Students should have a sound understanding of their camera, having completed an Introductory class at WSP, or the equivalent.

presented by Washington School of Photography

Washington School of Photography
12276 Wilkins Avenue
Rockville, MD 20852
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Phone: 301-654-1998

Price: 295

Jul 14
Jul 25

Summer Arts Camp @ CREATE Arts Center

daily thru Friday, July 25, 2014  |  Silver Spring
9:00 AM to 3:00 PM

When school is out, art is in at CREATE! Join us all summer long for our exciting art camps where… more

When school is out, art is in at CREATE! Join us all summer long for our exciting art camps where students will work on projects including drawing, painting, sculpture, collage and more! See below for a list of camp dates. All camp days begin at 9 a.m. and end at 3 p.m. Before and After Camp Care are available from 8:30 " 9 a.m. and 3 " 6 p.m.

presented by Lauren

CREATE Arts Center
816 Thayer Avenue Floor 1
Silver Spring, MD 20910
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Phone: 301-588-2787

Price: $295 / 1 W to $495 / 2 W

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Hilton Garden Inn/Homewood Suites Rockville Gaithersburg

Located in the heart of the Rockville-Gaithersburg business district and adjacent to the I-270 Technology Corridor, the two-building, six-story property is within 20 miles of downtown Washington, DC, numerous modes of public transportation, and three international airports. The two brands also share several public amenities including a heated indoor pool, whirlpool, PreCor fitness center, a kids’ entertainment room, and 2,800 square feet of flexible meeting space.

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