Educational Events

February 20 - 26, 2019

Friday, February 22

Green Matters Symposium

Join industry experts as they explore creative design solutions that address the challenges and opportunities associated with diverse landscapes. Whether...

Prohibition in Washington, DC

No bootleg in this program! Sample a flight of 3 Prohibition style cocktails, provided by Twin Valley Distillery, while author Garrett Peck takes you back to...

Saturday, February 23

Living Museum: Civil Rights Movement

History comes alive at the Sandy Spring Slave Museum! The Living Museum: Civil Rights Movement will take you on a journey through time. Meet the men and...

Jim Crow on Streetcars

In recognition of Black History Month, the Museum presents it's temporary exhibit, Jim Crow on Streetcars. Learn about the nature of segregation aboard the...

Differing Historical Perspectives on Slavery in Maryland and the District of Columbia---Celebrate Black History Month

Differing Historical Perspectives on Slavery in Maryland and the District of Columbia: The word “slavery” brings up a mental image of the “peculiar...

Grusendorf Historic Cabin Open

Visit our 164 year old log farmhouse and see how cloth was dyed using materials available in nature.

Sunday, February 24

Jim Crow on Streetcars

In recognition of Black History Month, the Museum presents it's temporary exhibit, Jim Crow on Streetcars. Learn about the nature of segregation aboard the...

DIY - Calligraphy 101

Kentlands Mansion lets you smoothly swirl into your wedding planning. Spend an afternoon learning basic calligraphy techniques.$35 Residents / $40 Nonresidents

Tuesday, February 26

Montgomery Parks Speaker Series

In 2016, adventurer Mikah Meyer launched a journey to experience all 418 National Park sites, attempting to become the youngest person to experience every...

Medical Museum Science Cafe: Minimally Invasive Cardiology in the 21st Century

Join cardiologists from Walter Reed National Military Medical Center to learn about innovations in cardiovascular care in military medicine. Panel presenters...

February 20 - 26, 2019