Events

April 7 - 13, 2020

Tuesday, April 7

 The Suburbanization of Montgomery County, 1950-1960 *Virtual Event*

The Mary Kay Harper Center for Suburban Studies of Montgomery History presents this online exhibition, originally launched in conjunction with “BOOM: the...

Virtual Event
"Share Your Story" Project *Virtual Event*

While COVID-19 means we can’t gather together in the theatre to experience the thrill of a live performance, we can still connect to one another through...

Virtual Event
#YAAPLAYSON *Virtual Event*

WELCOME TO #YAAPLAYSON: KEEPING THE MUSIC PLAYING DURING COVID-19 Music is what brings us together as a YAA community, and music is what can lift us up in...

Virtual Event
75 Objects + 75 Stories *Virtual Event*

In celebration of its 75th anniversary in 2019, Montgomery History is bringing long overdue attention to its extraordinary collection of artifacts to help...

Virtual Event
Action & Reaction by Mark Goldman Digital Exhibit

Missing the world of sports? Take a virtual tour of Action and Reaction by Mark Goldman. This sports photography exhibit was featured at the museum January 9...

Virtual Event
An American Story: Jewish & Muslim Perspectives *Digital Exhibit*

Enjoy a virtual tour of An American Story: Jewish & Muslim Perspectives.

Circulating Glory Digital Exhibit

Sara Caporaletti is a visual artist born and raised in a small suburb of Montgomery County, Maryland. She received her BA in studio art from McDaniel College...

Virtual Event
Dancers at Home *Virtual Event*

In response to COVID-19 temporarily closing our doors, we are introducing MYB DANCERS AT HOME. Find a safe space in your home and join us for class! Class...

Virtual Event
Free Online Classes *Virtual Event*

On Monday, March 30, Olney Theatre will begin offering 8 hours daily of free online classes for all ages via Zoom and taught by staff members, National...

Virtual Event
Historically Black Communities of Sandy Spring *Virtual Event*

At the turn of the 20th century, the black population living in Sandy Spring far exceeded the white population. Both free and enslaved blacks have been...

Virtual Event
History Between the Pages: The Family Bible in Genealogy Research *Virtual Event*

Explore the story of the family Bible in America, and how families used their beloved Bibles to share their own stories through the generations. Our...

Virtual Event
History Happy Hour *Virtual Event*

Enjoy the January and February History Happy Hours, filmed by Montgomery Municipal Cable.

Make It! Plus *Virtual Event*

Welcome to Make It! Plus — live, interactive programming led by our Maker Educators, delivered to you at home. KID Museum is offering a variety of ways to...

Virtual Event
Montgomery County Public Libraries Digital Library Card & Virtual Programming

Montgomery County Public Libraries (MCPL) has launched an array of digital services to serve library customers during the temporary closure of library...

Virtual Event
Montgomery County, 1900-1930: Through the Lens of Lewis Reed *Virtual Event*

At the turn of the last century, photographer and Montgomery County native Lewis Reed took excursions all over the state of Maryland on his motorcycle with...

Virtual Event
Musical Notes Online *Virtual Event*

Starting on March 25 and in the weeks to come, National Philharmonic will post short pieces recorded by its musicians on social media. You can hear National...

Virtual Event
Scotland Photo Gallery, 1966-1970 *Virtual Event*

This photo gallery is comprised of images from the community of Scotland in the late 1960s, at that time an all-African-American community of people that...

Virtual Event
Takoma Park Arts Cultural Series *Virtual Event*

All upcoming Takoma Park Arts events at the Takoma Park Community Center have been postponed to help prevent the spread of the coronavirus, but you can watch...

Virtual Event
The Effects of Brown vs. The Board of Education in Montgomery County *Virtual Event*

For nearly a century, schools for black students in Montgomery County (and indeed most of the country) were denied the benefits provided to their entirely...

Virtual Event
The Path to Leadership: Montgomery County Women, Women’s Clubs, and Suffrage *Virtual Event*

This is the first of a two-part online exhibition about the paths Montgomery County women forged to become active participants and leaders in county...

Virtual Event
Virtual Tour of Swains Lockhouse

Take an insider's tour of Swains Lockhouse, rehabbed in 2019 in 1916 style and now open for overnight stays! http://www.canalquarters.org

Virtual Event
VisArts Virtual Archives

GALLERY TOURS In response to the state and county’s efforts to contain the spread of COVID-19, VisArts’s galleries will be closed until further notice....

Virtual Event
WondeRoom STEM Activities

Local 4-H members lead fun, age-appropriate hands-on activities for children in grades 3-6 to expand their knowledge and inspire curiosity in science.

Virtual Event
“The Decree Had Been Handed Down”: The Experience of Public School Desegregation in Montgomery County *Virtual Event*

To tell the story of the desegregation ruling, and the subsequent efforts to integrate the public schools in Montgomery County, we turn to five black women...

Virtual Event
Art Immersion: Young Artist

Immerse yourself in the world of art as we take you on a journey through your imagination! Learn how to paint, draw, build, sculpt, and CREATE in this class...

Senior Art Club

In this class for older adults, our teaching artists will guide you step-by-step through art techniques designed to promote emotional and physical healing,...

Art Immersion: Mixed Media

Our NEW Art Immersion series takes you on a deep dive into the world of art. This spring it’s all about mixed media! Learn how to work with combinations of...

Art & Artist: Abstraction

Embark on an exciting hands-on journey through the world of abstract art, and learn about prominent abstract artists such as Picasso, Pollock, Kandinsky, and...

Beginner/Intermediate Painting

Learn the basics of painting or advance your technique to the next level, in this class designed for beginner to intermediate level artists. Explore the...

Beyond the Basics

Develop advanced techniques and begin to build your portfolio in this class designed for older students who want to move beyond the basics and take their art...

Beyond the Basics

Develop advanced techniques and begin to build your portfolio in this class designed for older students who want to move beyond the basics and take their art...

CityDance  Adult Classes *Virtual Event*

CityDance is thrilled to announce that starting Monday, March 30th, they will be offering Virtual LIVE Adult Dance Classes! CityDance will be using Zoom to...

5pm
Virtual Event
Comics & Cartooning

Do you love to create characters and worlds? Would you like to learn how to bring them to life? Through techniques used in comics and cartooning, you will be...

Drawing & Painting: Still Life

Discover the art of still life in this new class for beginner to intermediate-level artists. Students will explore the beauty of working from life with...

Drawing for Teens I

Pick up a pencil and learn to draw in this 7-week class designed to teach the fundamentals of drawing. Whether it's your first time drawing or you want to...

Kids Pottery: Clay Creations

Discover the magic and endless possibilities of clay! In this 8-week class, we’ll explore all sorts of fun hand-building methods that have been used since...

Painting for Teens I

Learn the basics of painting with acrylics in this class designed especially for teens. Acrylics are a versatile and exciting medium, perfect for any...

Portfolio Prep

The portfolio is an artist essential. It showcases not just who you are as an artist but exists as a collection of stories on how you got there. Accomplished...

"Preserving Historic Cemeteries"  with Glenn Wallace *Virtual Event*

This week don't miss Glenn Wallace presenting "Preserving Historic Cemeteries." Learn the importance—and excitement—of researching, locating, archiving, and...

6pm
Virtual Event
The Art of Printmaking

This Spring, join expert printmaking artist Clare Winslow in this new class solely for those curious about the art of printmaking! We will traverse easy and...

Wednesday, April 8

 The Suburbanization of Montgomery County, 1950-1960 *Virtual Event*

The Mary Kay Harper Center for Suburban Studies of Montgomery History presents this online exhibition, originally launched in conjunction with “BOOM: the...

Virtual Event
"Share Your Story" Project *Virtual Event*

While COVID-19 means we can’t gather together in the theatre to experience the thrill of a live performance, we can still connect to one another through...

Virtual Event
#YAAPLAYSON *Virtual Event*

WELCOME TO #YAAPLAYSON: KEEPING THE MUSIC PLAYING DURING COVID-19 Music is what brings us together as a YAA community, and music is what can lift us up in...

Virtual Event
75 Objects + 75 Stories *Virtual Event*

In celebration of its 75th anniversary in 2019, Montgomery History is bringing long overdue attention to its extraordinary collection of artifacts to help...

Virtual Event
Action & Reaction by Mark Goldman Digital Exhibit

Missing the world of sports? Take a virtual tour of Action and Reaction by Mark Goldman. This sports photography exhibit was featured at the museum January 9...

Virtual Event
An American Story: Jewish & Muslim Perspectives *Digital Exhibit*

Enjoy a virtual tour of An American Story: Jewish & Muslim Perspectives.

Circulating Glory Digital Exhibit

Sara Caporaletti is a visual artist born and raised in a small suburb of Montgomery County, Maryland. She received her BA in studio art from McDaniel College...

Virtual Event
Dancers at Home *Virtual Event*

In response to COVID-19 temporarily closing our doors, we are introducing MYB DANCERS AT HOME. Find a safe space in your home and join us for class! Class...

Virtual Event
Free Online Classes *Virtual Event*

On Monday, March 30, Olney Theatre will begin offering 8 hours daily of free online classes for all ages via Zoom and taught by staff members, National...

Virtual Event
Historically Black Communities of Sandy Spring *Virtual Event*

At the turn of the 20th century, the black population living in Sandy Spring far exceeded the white population. Both free and enslaved blacks have been...

Virtual Event
History Between the Pages: The Family Bible in Genealogy Research *Virtual Event*

Explore the story of the family Bible in America, and how families used their beloved Bibles to share their own stories through the generations. Our...

Virtual Event
History Happy Hour *Virtual Event*

Enjoy the January and February History Happy Hours, filmed by Montgomery Municipal Cable.

Make It! Plus *Virtual Event*

Welcome to Make It! Plus — live, interactive programming led by our Maker Educators, delivered to you at home. KID Museum is offering a variety of ways to...

Virtual Event
Montgomery County Public Libraries Digital Library Card & Virtual Programming

Montgomery County Public Libraries (MCPL) has launched an array of digital services to serve library customers during the temporary closure of library...

Virtual Event
Montgomery County, 1900-1930: Through the Lens of Lewis Reed *Virtual Event*

At the turn of the last century, photographer and Montgomery County native Lewis Reed took excursions all over the state of Maryland on his motorcycle with...

Virtual Event
Musical Notes Online *Virtual Event*

Starting on March 25 and in the weeks to come, National Philharmonic will post short pieces recorded by its musicians on social media. You can hear National...

Virtual Event
Scotland Photo Gallery, 1966-1970 *Virtual Event*

This photo gallery is comprised of images from the community of Scotland in the late 1960s, at that time an all-African-American community of people that...

Virtual Event
Takoma Park Arts Cultural Series *Virtual Event*

All upcoming Takoma Park Arts events at the Takoma Park Community Center have been postponed to help prevent the spread of the coronavirus, but you can watch...

Virtual Event
The Effects of Brown vs. The Board of Education in Montgomery County *Virtual Event*

For nearly a century, schools for black students in Montgomery County (and indeed most of the country) were denied the benefits provided to their entirely...

Virtual Event
The Path to Leadership: Montgomery County Women, Women’s Clubs, and Suffrage *Virtual Event*

This is the first of a two-part online exhibition about the paths Montgomery County women forged to become active participants and leaders in county...

Virtual Event
Virtual Tour of Swains Lockhouse

Take an insider's tour of Swains Lockhouse, rehabbed in 2019 in 1916 style and now open for overnight stays! http://www.canalquarters.org

Virtual Event
VisArts Virtual Archives

GALLERY TOURS In response to the state and county’s efforts to contain the spread of COVID-19, VisArts’s galleries will be closed until further notice....

Virtual Event
WondeRoom STEM Activities

Local 4-H members lead fun, age-appropriate hands-on activities for children in grades 3-6 to expand their knowledge and inspire curiosity in science.

Virtual Event
“The Decree Had Been Handed Down”: The Experience of Public School Desegregation in Montgomery County *Virtual Event*

To tell the story of the desegregation ruling, and the subsequent efforts to integrate the public schools in Montgomery County, we turn to five black women...

Virtual Event
Art Immersion: Young Artist

Immerse yourself in the world of art as we take you on a journey through your imagination! Learn how to paint, draw, build, sculpt, and CREATE in this class...

Senior Art Club

In this class for older adults, our teaching artists will guide you step-by-step through art techniques designed to promote emotional and physical healing,...

Art Immersion: Mixed Media

Our NEW Art Immersion series takes you on a deep dive into the world of art. This spring it’s all about mixed media! Learn how to work with combinations of...

Art & Artist: Abstraction

Embark on an exciting hands-on journey through the world of abstract art, and learn about prominent abstract artists such as Picasso, Pollock, Kandinsky, and...

Beginner/Intermediate Painting

Learn the basics of painting or advance your technique to the next level, in this class designed for beginner to intermediate level artists. Explore the...

Beyond the Basics

Develop advanced techniques and begin to build your portfolio in this class designed for older students who want to move beyond the basics and take their art...

Beyond the Basics

Develop advanced techniques and begin to build your portfolio in this class designed for older students who want to move beyond the basics and take their art...

Comics & Cartooning

Do you love to create characters and worlds? Would you like to learn how to bring them to life? Through techniques used in comics and cartooning, you will be...

Drawing & Painting: Still Life

Discover the art of still life in this new class for beginner to intermediate-level artists. Students will explore the beauty of working from life with...

Drawing for Teens I

Pick up a pencil and learn to draw in this 7-week class designed to teach the fundamentals of drawing. Whether it's your first time drawing or you want to...

Kids Pottery: Clay Creations

Discover the magic and endless possibilities of clay! In this 8-week class, we’ll explore all sorts of fun hand-building methods that have been used since...

Painting for Teens I

Learn the basics of painting with acrylics in this class designed especially for teens. Acrylics are a versatile and exciting medium, perfect for any...

Portfolio Prep

The portfolio is an artist essential. It showcases not just who you are as an artist but exists as a collection of stories on how you got there. Accomplished...

CityDance  Adult Classes *Virtual Event*

CityDance is thrilled to announce that starting Monday, March 30th, they will be offering Virtual LIVE Adult Dance Classes! CityDance will be using Zoom to...

6pm
Virtual Event
Painting for Beginners

Immerse yourself in the world of color with master painter Jose Piedra by learning the basics of painting with acrylics! Painting with acrylics is the most...

CityDance  Adult Classes *Virtual Event*

CityDance is thrilled to announce that starting Monday, March 30th, they will be offering Virtual LIVE Adult Dance Classes! CityDance will be using Zoom to...

7:15pm
Virtual Event

Thursday, April 9

 The Suburbanization of Montgomery County, 1950-1960 *Virtual Event*

The Mary Kay Harper Center for Suburban Studies of Montgomery History presents this online exhibition, originally launched in conjunction with “BOOM: the...

Virtual Event
"Share Your Story" Project *Virtual Event*

While COVID-19 means we can’t gather together in the theatre to experience the thrill of a live performance, we can still connect to one another through...

Virtual Event
#YAAPLAYSON *Virtual Event*

WELCOME TO #YAAPLAYSON: KEEPING THE MUSIC PLAYING DURING COVID-19 Music is what brings us together as a YAA community, and music is what can lift us up in...

Virtual Event
75 Objects + 75 Stories *Virtual Event*

In celebration of its 75th anniversary in 2019, Montgomery History is bringing long overdue attention to its extraordinary collection of artifacts to help...

Virtual Event
Action & Reaction by Mark Goldman Digital Exhibit

Missing the world of sports? Take a virtual tour of Action and Reaction by Mark Goldman. This sports photography exhibit was featured at the museum January 9...

Virtual Event
An American Story: Jewish & Muslim Perspectives *Digital Exhibit*

Enjoy a virtual tour of An American Story: Jewish & Muslim Perspectives.

Circulating Glory Digital Exhibit

Sara Caporaletti is a visual artist born and raised in a small suburb of Montgomery County, Maryland. She received her BA in studio art from McDaniel College...

Virtual Event
Dancers at Home *Virtual Event*

In response to COVID-19 temporarily closing our doors, we are introducing MYB DANCERS AT HOME. Find a safe space in your home and join us for class! Class...

Virtual Event
Free Online Classes *Virtual Event*

On Monday, March 30, Olney Theatre will begin offering 8 hours daily of free online classes for all ages via Zoom and taught by staff members, National...

Virtual Event
Historically Black Communities of Sandy Spring *Virtual Event*

At the turn of the 20th century, the black population living in Sandy Spring far exceeded the white population. Both free and enslaved blacks have been...

Virtual Event
History Between the Pages: The Family Bible in Genealogy Research *Virtual Event*

Explore the story of the family Bible in America, and how families used their beloved Bibles to share their own stories through the generations. Our...

Virtual Event
History Happy Hour *Virtual Event*

Enjoy the January and February History Happy Hours, filmed by Montgomery Municipal Cable.

Make It! Plus *Virtual Event*

Welcome to Make It! Plus — live, interactive programming led by our Maker Educators, delivered to you at home. KID Museum is offering a variety of ways to...

Virtual Event
Montgomery County Public Libraries Digital Library Card & Virtual Programming

Montgomery County Public Libraries (MCPL) has launched an array of digital services to serve library customers during the temporary closure of library...

Virtual Event
Montgomery County, 1900-1930: Through the Lens of Lewis Reed *Virtual Event*

At the turn of the last century, photographer and Montgomery County native Lewis Reed took excursions all over the state of Maryland on his motorcycle with...

Virtual Event
Musical Notes Online *Virtual Event*

Starting on March 25 and in the weeks to come, National Philharmonic will post short pieces recorded by its musicians on social media. You can hear National...

Virtual Event
Scotland Photo Gallery, 1966-1970 *Virtual Event*

This photo gallery is comprised of images from the community of Scotland in the late 1960s, at that time an all-African-American community of people that...

Virtual Event
Takoma Park Arts Cultural Series *Virtual Event*

All upcoming Takoma Park Arts events at the Takoma Park Community Center have been postponed to help prevent the spread of the coronavirus, but you can watch...

Virtual Event
The Effects of Brown vs. The Board of Education in Montgomery County *Virtual Event*

For nearly a century, schools for black students in Montgomery County (and indeed most of the country) were denied the benefits provided to their entirely...

Virtual Event
The Path to Leadership: Montgomery County Women, Women’s Clubs, and Suffrage *Virtual Event*

This is the first of a two-part online exhibition about the paths Montgomery County women forged to become active participants and leaders in county...

Virtual Event
Virtual Tour of Swains Lockhouse

Take an insider's tour of Swains Lockhouse, rehabbed in 2019 in 1916 style and now open for overnight stays! http://www.canalquarters.org

Virtual Event
VisArts Virtual Archives

GALLERY TOURS In response to the state and county’s efforts to contain the spread of COVID-19, VisArts’s galleries will be closed until further notice....

Virtual Event
WondeRoom STEM Activities

Local 4-H members lead fun, age-appropriate hands-on activities for children in grades 3-6 to expand their knowledge and inspire curiosity in science.

Virtual Event
“The Decree Had Been Handed Down”: The Experience of Public School Desegregation in Montgomery County *Virtual Event*

To tell the story of the desegregation ruling, and the subsequent efforts to integrate the public schools in Montgomery County, we turn to five black women...

Virtual Event
Art Immersion: Young Artist

Immerse yourself in the world of art as we take you on a journey through your imagination! Learn how to paint, draw, build, sculpt, and CREATE in this class...

Senior Art Club

In this class for older adults, our teaching artists will guide you step-by-step through art techniques designed to promote emotional and physical healing,...

Art Immersion: Mixed Media

Our NEW Art Immersion series takes you on a deep dive into the world of art. This spring it’s all about mixed media! Learn how to work with combinations of...

Art & Artist: Abstraction

Embark on an exciting hands-on journey through the world of abstract art, and learn about prominent abstract artists such as Picasso, Pollock, Kandinsky, and...

Beginner/Intermediate Painting

Learn the basics of painting or advance your technique to the next level, in this class designed for beginner to intermediate level artists. Explore the...

Beyond the Basics

Develop advanced techniques and begin to build your portfolio in this class designed for older students who want to move beyond the basics and take their art...

Beyond the Basics

Develop advanced techniques and begin to build your portfolio in this class designed for older students who want to move beyond the basics and take their art...

Comics & Cartooning

Do you love to create characters and worlds? Would you like to learn how to bring them to life? Through techniques used in comics and cartooning, you will be...

Drawing & Painting: Still Life

Discover the art of still life in this new class for beginner to intermediate-level artists. Students will explore the beauty of working from life with...

Drawing for Teens I

Pick up a pencil and learn to draw in this 7-week class designed to teach the fundamentals of drawing. Whether it's your first time drawing or you want to...

Kids Pottery: Clay Creations

Discover the magic and endless possibilities of clay! In this 8-week class, we’ll explore all sorts of fun hand-building methods that have been used since...

Painting for Teens I

Learn the basics of painting with acrylics in this class designed especially for teens. Acrylics are a versatile and exciting medium, perfect for any...

Portfolio Prep

The portfolio is an artist essential. It showcases not just who you are as an artist but exists as a collection of stories on how you got there. Accomplished...

Playwrights on Plays *Virtual Event*

Join us for a weekly online discussion series featuring Round House-affiliated artists. Round House Literary Manager Gabrielle Hoyt will interview celebrated...

7pm
Virtual Event

Friday, April 10

 The Suburbanization of Montgomery County, 1950-1960 *Virtual Event*

The Mary Kay Harper Center for Suburban Studies of Montgomery History presents this online exhibition, originally launched in conjunction with “BOOM: the...

Virtual Event
"Share Your Story" Project *Virtual Event*

While COVID-19 means we can’t gather together in the theatre to experience the thrill of a live performance, we can still connect to one another through...

Virtual Event
#YAAPLAYSON *Virtual Event*

WELCOME TO #YAAPLAYSON: KEEPING THE MUSIC PLAYING DURING COVID-19 Music is what brings us together as a YAA community, and music is what can lift us up in...

Virtual Event
75 Objects + 75 Stories *Virtual Event*

In celebration of its 75th anniversary in 2019, Montgomery History is bringing long overdue attention to its extraordinary collection of artifacts to help...

Virtual Event
Action & Reaction by Mark Goldman Digital Exhibit

Missing the world of sports? Take a virtual tour of Action and Reaction by Mark Goldman. This sports photography exhibit was featured at the museum January 9...

Virtual Event
An American Story: Jewish & Muslim Perspectives *Digital Exhibit*

Enjoy a virtual tour of An American Story: Jewish & Muslim Perspectives.

Circulating Glory Digital Exhibit

Sara Caporaletti is a visual artist born and raised in a small suburb of Montgomery County, Maryland. She received her BA in studio art from McDaniel College...

Virtual Event
Dancers at Home *Virtual Event*

In response to COVID-19 temporarily closing our doors, we are introducing MYB DANCERS AT HOME. Find a safe space in your home and join us for class! Class...

Virtual Event
Free Online Classes *Virtual Event*

On Monday, March 30, Olney Theatre will begin offering 8 hours daily of free online classes for all ages via Zoom and taught by staff members, National...

Virtual Event
Historically Black Communities of Sandy Spring *Virtual Event*

At the turn of the 20th century, the black population living in Sandy Spring far exceeded the white population. Both free and enslaved blacks have been...

Virtual Event
History Between the Pages: The Family Bible in Genealogy Research *Virtual Event*

Explore the story of the family Bible in America, and how families used their beloved Bibles to share their own stories through the generations. Our...

Virtual Event
History Happy Hour *Virtual Event*

Enjoy the January and February History Happy Hours, filmed by Montgomery Municipal Cable.

Make It! Plus *Virtual Event*

Welcome to Make It! Plus — live, interactive programming led by our Maker Educators, delivered to you at home. KID Museum is offering a variety of ways to...

Virtual Event
Montgomery County Public Libraries Digital Library Card & Virtual Programming

Montgomery County Public Libraries (MCPL) has launched an array of digital services to serve library customers during the temporary closure of library...

Virtual Event
Montgomery County, 1900-1930: Through the Lens of Lewis Reed *Virtual Event*

At the turn of the last century, photographer and Montgomery County native Lewis Reed took excursions all over the state of Maryland on his motorcycle with...

Virtual Event
Musical Notes Online *Virtual Event*

Starting on March 25 and in the weeks to come, National Philharmonic will post short pieces recorded by its musicians on social media. You can hear National...

Virtual Event
Scotland Photo Gallery, 1966-1970 *Virtual Event*

This photo gallery is comprised of images from the community of Scotland in the late 1960s, at that time an all-African-American community of people that...

Virtual Event
Takoma Park Arts Cultural Series *Virtual Event*

All upcoming Takoma Park Arts events at the Takoma Park Community Center have been postponed to help prevent the spread of the coronavirus, but you can watch...

Virtual Event
The Effects of Brown vs. The Board of Education in Montgomery County *Virtual Event*

For nearly a century, schools for black students in Montgomery County (and indeed most of the country) were denied the benefits provided to their entirely...

Virtual Event
The Path to Leadership: Montgomery County Women, Women’s Clubs, and Suffrage *Virtual Event*

This is the first of a two-part online exhibition about the paths Montgomery County women forged to become active participants and leaders in county...

Virtual Event
Virtual Tour of Swains Lockhouse

Take an insider's tour of Swains Lockhouse, rehabbed in 2019 in 1916 style and now open for overnight stays! http://www.canalquarters.org

Virtual Event
VisArts Virtual Archives

GALLERY TOURS In response to the state and county’s efforts to contain the spread of COVID-19, VisArts’s galleries will be closed until further notice....

Virtual Event
Weekly Quarantini

Every Friday, tune in to our Facebook page, where our food and beverage manager Hudson Tang will teach you to make a delicious drink highlighting local...

Virtual Event
WondeRoom STEM Activities

Local 4-H members lead fun, age-appropriate hands-on activities for children in grades 3-6 to expand their knowledge and inspire curiosity in science.

Virtual Event
“The Decree Had Been Handed Down”: The Experience of Public School Desegregation in Montgomery County *Virtual Event*

To tell the story of the desegregation ruling, and the subsequent efforts to integrate the public schools in Montgomery County, we turn to five black women...

Virtual Event
Art Immersion: Young Artist

Immerse yourself in the world of art as we take you on a journey through your imagination! Learn how to paint, draw, build, sculpt, and CREATE in this class...

Senior Art Club

In this class for older adults, our teaching artists will guide you step-by-step through art techniques designed to promote emotional and physical healing,...

Art Immersion: Mixed Media

Our NEW Art Immersion series takes you on a deep dive into the world of art. This spring it’s all about mixed media! Learn how to work with combinations of...

Art & Artist: Abstraction

Embark on an exciting hands-on journey through the world of abstract art, and learn about prominent abstract artists such as Picasso, Pollock, Kandinsky, and...

Beginner/Intermediate Painting

Learn the basics of painting or advance your technique to the next level, in this class designed for beginner to intermediate level artists. Explore the...

Beyond the Basics

Develop advanced techniques and begin to build your portfolio in this class designed for older students who want to move beyond the basics and take their art...

Beyond the Basics

Develop advanced techniques and begin to build your portfolio in this class designed for older students who want to move beyond the basics and take their art...

Comics & Cartooning

Do you love to create characters and worlds? Would you like to learn how to bring them to life? Through techniques used in comics and cartooning, you will be...

Drawing & Painting: Still Life

Discover the art of still life in this new class for beginner to intermediate-level artists. Students will explore the beauty of working from life with...

Drawing for Teens I

Pick up a pencil and learn to draw in this 7-week class designed to teach the fundamentals of drawing. Whether it's your first time drawing or you want to...

Kids Pottery: Clay Creations

Discover the magic and endless possibilities of clay! In this 8-week class, we’ll explore all sorts of fun hand-building methods that have been used since...

Painting for Teens I

Learn the basics of painting with acrylics in this class designed especially for teens. Acrylics are a versatile and exciting medium, perfect for any...

Portfolio Prep

The portfolio is an artist essential. It showcases not just who you are as an artist but exists as a collection of stories on how you got there. Accomplished...

Saturday, April 11

 The Suburbanization of Montgomery County, 1950-1960 *Virtual Event*

The Mary Kay Harper Center for Suburban Studies of Montgomery History presents this online exhibition, originally launched in conjunction with “BOOM: the...

Virtual Event
"Share Your Story" Project *Virtual Event*

While COVID-19 means we can’t gather together in the theatre to experience the thrill of a live performance, we can still connect to one another through...

Virtual Event
#YAAPLAYSON *Virtual Event*

WELCOME TO #YAAPLAYSON: KEEPING THE MUSIC PLAYING DURING COVID-19 Music is what brings us together as a YAA community, and music is what can lift us up in...

Virtual Event
75 Objects + 75 Stories *Virtual Event*

In celebration of its 75th anniversary in 2019, Montgomery History is bringing long overdue attention to its extraordinary collection of artifacts to help...

Virtual Event
Action & Reaction by Mark Goldman Digital Exhibit

Missing the world of sports? Take a virtual tour of Action and Reaction by Mark Goldman. This sports photography exhibit was featured at the museum January 9...

Virtual Event
An American Story: Jewish & Muslim Perspectives *Digital Exhibit*

Enjoy a virtual tour of An American Story: Jewish & Muslim Perspectives.

Circulating Glory Digital Exhibit

Sara Caporaletti is a visual artist born and raised in a small suburb of Montgomery County, Maryland. She received her BA in studio art from McDaniel College...

Virtual Event
Dancers at Home *Virtual Event*

In response to COVID-19 temporarily closing our doors, we are introducing MYB DANCERS AT HOME. Find a safe space in your home and join us for class! Class...

Virtual Event
Free Online Classes *Virtual Event*

On Monday, March 30, Olney Theatre will begin offering 8 hours daily of free online classes for all ages via Zoom and taught by staff members, National...

Virtual Event
Historically Black Communities of Sandy Spring *Virtual Event*

At the turn of the 20th century, the black population living in Sandy Spring far exceeded the white population. Both free and enslaved blacks have been...

Virtual Event
History Between the Pages: The Family Bible in Genealogy Research *Virtual Event*

Explore the story of the family Bible in America, and how families used their beloved Bibles to share their own stories through the generations. Our...

Virtual Event
History Happy Hour *Virtual Event*

Enjoy the January and February History Happy Hours, filmed by Montgomery Municipal Cable.

Make It! Plus *Virtual Event*

Welcome to Make It! Plus — live, interactive programming led by our Maker Educators, delivered to you at home. KID Museum is offering a variety of ways to...

Virtual Event
Montgomery County Public Libraries Digital Library Card & Virtual Programming

Montgomery County Public Libraries (MCPL) has launched an array of digital services to serve library customers during the temporary closure of library...

Virtual Event
Montgomery County, 1900-1930: Through the Lens of Lewis Reed *Virtual Event*

At the turn of the last century, photographer and Montgomery County native Lewis Reed took excursions all over the state of Maryland on his motorcycle with...

Virtual Event
Musical Notes Online *Virtual Event*

Starting on March 25 and in the weeks to come, National Philharmonic will post short pieces recorded by its musicians on social media. You can hear National...

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Scotland Photo Gallery, 1966-1970 *Virtual Event*

This photo gallery is comprised of images from the community of Scotland in the late 1960s, at that time an all-African-American community of people that...

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Takoma Park Arts Cultural Series *Virtual Event*

All upcoming Takoma Park Arts events at the Takoma Park Community Center have been postponed to help prevent the spread of the coronavirus, but you can watch...

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The Effects of Brown vs. The Board of Education in Montgomery County *Virtual Event*

For nearly a century, schools for black students in Montgomery County (and indeed most of the country) were denied the benefits provided to their entirely...

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The Path to Leadership: Montgomery County Women, Women’s Clubs, and Suffrage *Virtual Event*

This is the first of a two-part online exhibition about the paths Montgomery County women forged to become active participants and leaders in county...

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Virtual Tour of Swains Lockhouse

Take an insider's tour of Swains Lockhouse, rehabbed in 2019 in 1916 style and now open for overnight stays! http://www.canalquarters.org

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VisArts Virtual Archives

GALLERY TOURS In response to the state and county’s efforts to contain the spread of COVID-19, VisArts’s galleries will be closed until further notice....

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WondeRoom STEM Activities

Local 4-H members lead fun, age-appropriate hands-on activities for children in grades 3-6 to expand their knowledge and inspire curiosity in science.

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“The Decree Had Been Handed Down”: The Experience of Public School Desegregation in Montgomery County *Virtual Event*

To tell the story of the desegregation ruling, and the subsequent efforts to integrate the public schools in Montgomery County, we turn to five black women...

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Kensington parkrun

Kensington parkrun is a free, weekly, timed 5K run/walk on Rock Creek Trail. We are part of the larger parkrun global community - more than 1300 events...

NOW ONLINE! Saturday Family Jam Sessions *Virtual Event*

Saturday Family Jam Sessions are now online! Junior music aficionados spend Saturday mornings singing, playing, and preparing for a lifetime of music...

"Preserving Historic Cemeteries"  with Glenn Wallace *Virtual Event*

This week don't miss Glenn Wallace presenting "Preserving Historic Cemeteries." Learn the importance—and excitement—of researching, locating, archiving, and...

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Bloom by Strathmore Free Concert Series

Join us for free, fun, family-friendly events every month at Good Hope Neighborhood Recreation Center! Admission is free and everyone is welcome. LUCAS...

Laugh Riot at Positano-Live Comedy in Bethesda,MD

Laugh Riot at Positano Live Standup Comedy Show Saturday Nights in Bethesda Featuring local DC-MD-VA comedians Every Saturday Night 8pm to 9:30 pm $15...

Survivor Saturday

Outwit, Outplay, Outlast. See if you have what it takes to be the Ultimate Survivor during ShadowLand’s Survivor Saturday Night. Suit up in your high-tech...

Sunday, April 12

 The Suburbanization of Montgomery County, 1950-1960 *Virtual Event*

The Mary Kay Harper Center for Suburban Studies of Montgomery History presents this online exhibition, originally launched in conjunction with “BOOM: the...

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"Share Your Story" Project *Virtual Event*

While COVID-19 means we can’t gather together in the theatre to experience the thrill of a live performance, we can still connect to one another through...

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#YAAPLAYSON *Virtual Event*

WELCOME TO #YAAPLAYSON: KEEPING THE MUSIC PLAYING DURING COVID-19 Music is what brings us together as a YAA community, and music is what can lift us up in...

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75 Objects + 75 Stories *Virtual Event*

In celebration of its 75th anniversary in 2019, Montgomery History is bringing long overdue attention to its extraordinary collection of artifacts to help...

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Action & Reaction by Mark Goldman Digital Exhibit

Missing the world of sports? Take a virtual tour of Action and Reaction by Mark Goldman. This sports photography exhibit was featured at the museum January 9...

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An American Story: Jewish & Muslim Perspectives *Digital Exhibit*

Enjoy a virtual tour of An American Story: Jewish & Muslim Perspectives.

Circulating Glory Digital Exhibit

Sara Caporaletti is a visual artist born and raised in a small suburb of Montgomery County, Maryland. She received her BA in studio art from McDaniel College...

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Dancers at Home *Virtual Event*

In response to COVID-19 temporarily closing our doors, we are introducing MYB DANCERS AT HOME. Find a safe space in your home and join us for class! Class...

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Free Online Classes *Virtual Event*

On Monday, March 30, Olney Theatre will begin offering 8 hours daily of free online classes for all ages via Zoom and taught by staff members, National...

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Historically Black Communities of Sandy Spring *Virtual Event*

At the turn of the 20th century, the black population living in Sandy Spring far exceeded the white population. Both free and enslaved blacks have been...

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History Between the Pages: The Family Bible in Genealogy Research *Virtual Event*

Explore the story of the family Bible in America, and how families used their beloved Bibles to share their own stories through the generations. Our...

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History Happy Hour *Virtual Event*

Enjoy the January and February History Happy Hours, filmed by Montgomery Municipal Cable.