Montgomery Village was created in 1962 by Kettler Brothers, Inc. The vision for a planned community in Gaithersburg is credited to architect Charles Kettler, who incorporated Kettler Brothers with his brothers Milton and Clarence in 1952.
Upcoming Events in Town
Kentlands Mansion and the Gaithersburg Arts Barn kick off the holiday season with a breakfast with Santa and holiday ornament making on Saturday and Sunday, December 7 and 8, 2013, from 9 to 11 a.m. At Kentlands Mansion children will visit with Santa while dining on a delicious breakfast buffet and enjoying holiday music performed by the Pritchard Music Academy. Catered by Tranquil Traditions, the buffet will feature pancakes, scrambled eggs, hash browns, sausage, breakfast pastries and fruit. With traditional seasonal decorations in an elegant atmosphere, Kentlands Mansion makes a perfect setting for a holiday gathering. Bring your own camera to capture a unique holiday memory. Guests will then move next door to the Arts Barn to create fun holiday ornaments. The Arts Barn is Gaithersburg’s premier arts facility offering a unique experience for the entire family. Reservations are required and may be made with cash, check, Visa, MasterCard and Discover. The cost is $20 for adults and $15 for children ages 12 and younger. Kentlands Mansion is located at 320 Kent Square Road in Gaithersburg. For reservations and information please call 301-258-6425 or visit www.gaithersburgmd.gov/kentlandsmansion.
In 1970, renowed writer-composer-lyricist Leslie Bricusse adapted the classic Charles Dickens tale, A Christmas Carol, into the hit screen musical "Scrooge!" Now adapted as a charming stage musical, "Scrooge!" enjoyed a hugely successful tour of England starring the late Anthony Newly. Included are six new songs not performed in the film. Produced by Sandy Spring Theatr Group in partnership with the City of Gaithersburg. All ages
Students of all levels develop a working knowledge of abstract painting and acrylic that challenges them to see and interet in new ways. Composition, colore, movement, and form are taught through individual instruction. Individual expression is encouraged, and students will work at their own pace. Supply list available at the Arts Barns. Bring supplies to first class. no class 11/11/13