Events

October 1 - 7, 2020

Thursday, October 1

AFI Latin American Film Festival

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month and take part in the all-virtual AFI Latin American Film Festival (September 25 - October 7) from home! Now in its 31st...

Virtual Event
Calleva River Tours

Discover and explore the beautiful Potomac River in easy-to-paddle boats. From a first river trip, a first date, or showing guests around DC– River Tours are...

2020 2-week Arts Event and Virtual Festival

The 4th Annual Wheaton Arts Parade & Festival Has a New TwistBecause of COVID-19, the Wheaton Arts Parade (WAP) can't risk bringing the community together...

12am
Wheaton, MD
Stream Available
Blazo Kovacevic VisArts Exhibition

Blazo Kovacevic explores the implications of the loss of privacy in the context of contemporary conditions of migration in the absence of legal status....

Frame & Frequency VI

September 16 –October 20, 2020 In(Site) Project Gallery Frame & Frequency VI is an ongoing International Film & Video Art Screening Series presented by...

Mia Rollow Exhibition: The Sailing Stones Act

From 2009 to 2014, EDELO, Where The United Nations Used to Be, was an artist run project in Chiapas, Mexico (currently nomadic) that created sculptural...

Monroe Isenberg VisArts Exhibition

Monroe Isenberg’s work engages minimalism, light, space, sound, and reacts to phenomena natural to our world. He holds an MFA in Visual Arts from the...

Sue Johnson: Hall of Portraits from the History of Machines

Hall of Portraits from The History of Machines proposes an alternate pictorial history in which two objects of desire become one — the household convenience...

Ellen Cornett: Into the Woods

Working in carbon pencil, charcoal, colored pencil and pastel, Maryland artist Ellen Cornett creates surreal tableaux frequently referencing fairy tales,...

Friends of the Yellow Barn Studio's Drawing and Water Media Art Exhibition

The Friends of the Yellow Barn Studio’s Virtual Gallery Presents: Drawing & Water Media Art Exhibition: Sept. 5 - Dec. 1, 2020...

BlackRock in a Box: Puppet Theater

BlackRock in a Box: Puppet Theater is a five-week class aimed at young people in Kindergarten through 2nd grade. With the materials sent to you by BlackRock,...

Monarch Fiesta Month

Missing Monarch Fiesta Day? So are we, but we’ll still be celebrating the magnificent monarch butterfly this fall! Many of our September programs will be...

Win a brand new scooter

October 1-31, 2020 Patrons who buy food at regular price (carryout or eat in) at four restaurants in the month of October can enter a drawing for our door...

Art & Study Hall @ CREATE Arts Center

Art + Study Hall is a weekly daytime program designed to provide parents with a flexible and safe option for the days when their children are engaging in...

Family Pottery Mini Session I *ONSITE*

Spend some quality time as a family exploring the world of clay! Whether your clay creations are purely decorative or practical pieces, you'll treasure the...

Montgomery Energy Connection Scavenger Hunt!

Introducing the Montgomery Energy Connection Scavenger Hunt! In celebration of October Energy Awareness Month, we are thrilled to launch this fun,...

Cartooning

Develop and improve drawing and cartooning skills while creating new characters and stories. This fun class introduces students to the amazing world and art...

Classical Ballet Levels 1 & 2 at BlackRock

Classical Ballet Levels 1 & 2 is for students ages 5-9 to begin to learn basic ballet technique and terminology through exercises at the barre and center...

Page to Stage (Grades 4-5) at BlackRock

Students in grades 4-5 will discover what it means to turn a story into a script in this face to face class at BlackRock. In this five-week class, students...

Readers Theater - Grades 1-2

This is a virtual fun and collaborative class where students get to explore acting and performance skills for the first time. Students will develop...

Virtual Watercolor for Teens

This class is designed for teens looking to experience the vibrant, fluid, and beautiful world of watercolor. Students will learn to create works using the...

Classical Ballet Levels 3 & 4 at BlackRock

Classical Ballet Levels 3 & 4 is a combined in person class for students ages 9-14 with previous ballet experience. Students will learn intermediate/advanced...

CityDance Virtual Adult Classes

CityDance Virtual Adult Classes CityDance POP! is offering online Adult Dance Classes via Zoom! Learn the foundations of ballet, contemporary, jazz and hip...

Page to Stage (Grades 6-8) at BlackRock

Students in grades 6-8 will discover what it means to turn a story into a script in this face to face class at BlackRock. In this five-week class, students...

Virtual Cartooning

Develop and improve drawing and cartooning skills while creating new characters and stories. This fun class introduces students to the amazing world and art...

Young Artist Ballet Level 5 at BlackRock

This small class is for students ages 11-18 with at least five years previous training in ballet or by permission of the instructor. Students will focus on...

Young Artist Ballet Levels 3 &4 at BlackRock

In Young Artist Ballet Levels 3 & 4, instructor Becci Kimm will focus on the students' barre work, which will continue to strengthen body...

Acting for Kids - Grades 3-5

Acting for Kids is a fun and collaborative process to what it takes to being an actor. Students will develop and strengthen their skills and abilities...

History Conversations: "Search Our Collections: How to Use Montgomery History's Online Resources"

Stay connected from home with “History Conversations,” periodic virtual lectures from Montgomery History's talented corps of speakers covering a wide variety...

2pm
Virtual Event
Classical Ballet for Teens and Adults at BlackRock

Students will work on complex combinations at the barre, center, and across the floor becoming a stronger and more refined dancer. Students will enter the...

Foundations in Realistic Watercolor

Have you always enjoyed the appearance of an atmospheric realistic transparent watercolor but wondered how to achieve it? In this course students will learn...

Page to Stage (Grades 9-10) at BlackRock

Students in grades 9-10 will discover what it means to turn a story into a script in this face to face class at BlackRock. In this five-week class, students...

Afro-Peruvian Fitness & Mindfulness

The purpose of this class is to spread, cultivate and teach our Afro Peruvian culture through dance and movement. Creating great energy among us. This is a...

Creating Inclusive and Equitable Communities

Examine the roots of Islamophobia in anti-Blackness and anti-Semitism and the interconnectedness of other forms of bigotry directed against Muslim, Jewish,...

THE HUMANS Streaming

By turns hilarious and haunting, the Tony-winning play The Humans tells the story of the Blakes, a middle-class American family celebrating a most unusual...

Theater Games, Improv, and Movement for Teens at BlackRock

Theater Games, Improv and Movement for Teens is a 5-week class for rising 6th through 9th graders. It's a wonderful opportunity for young people to spend...

Acting - Grades 6-8

Take your acting abilities to the next level in this class specifically designed for middle school students ages 12-14 looking to dive deep into the world of...

Live From the Spanish Ballroom: Emmanuel Trifilio

Coming to you live on Facebook every Friday night at 7:30pm from September 18 through October 23, Live from the Spanish Ballroom at Glen Echo Park presents...

Glass Visions and Voices 2020

Glen Echo Art Glass Center artists explore the many facets of glass in this exhibition of fine art glass. The exhibit Glass Visions and Voices 2020 reflects...

Savor Bethesda Restaurant Week

“Savor Bethesda” Restaurant Week will take place from Thursday, October 1 – Sunday, October 11, 2020. Participating downtown Bethesda restaurants will offer...

Friday, October 2

AFI Latin American Film Festival

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month and take part in the all-virtual AFI Latin American Film Festival (September 25 - October 7) from home! Now in its 31st...

Virtual Event
Calleva River Tours

Discover and explore the beautiful Potomac River in easy-to-paddle boats. From a first river trip, a first date, or showing guests around DC– River Tours are...

2020 2-week Arts Event and Virtual Festival

The 4th Annual Wheaton Arts Parade & Festival Has a New TwistBecause of COVID-19, the Wheaton Arts Parade (WAP) can't risk bringing the community together...

12am
Wheaton, MD
Stream Available
Blazo Kovacevic VisArts Exhibition

Blazo Kovacevic explores the implications of the loss of privacy in the context of contemporary conditions of migration in the absence of legal status....

Frame & Frequency VI

September 16 –October 20, 2020 In(Site) Project Gallery Frame & Frequency VI is an ongoing International Film & Video Art Screening Series presented by...

Mia Rollow Exhibition: The Sailing Stones Act

From 2009 to 2014, EDELO, Where The United Nations Used to Be, was an artist run project in Chiapas, Mexico (currently nomadic) that created sculptural...

Monroe Isenberg VisArts Exhibition

Monroe Isenberg’s work engages minimalism, light, space, sound, and reacts to phenomena natural to our world. He holds an MFA in Visual Arts from the...

Sue Johnson: Hall of Portraits from the History of Machines

Hall of Portraits from The History of Machines proposes an alternate pictorial history in which two objects of desire become one — the household convenience...

Ellen Cornett: Into the Woods

Working in carbon pencil, charcoal, colored pencil and pastel, Maryland artist Ellen Cornett creates surreal tableaux frequently referencing fairy tales,...

Friends of the Yellow Barn Studio's Drawing and Water Media Art Exhibition

The Friends of the Yellow Barn Studio’s Virtual Gallery Presents: Drawing & Water Media Art Exhibition: Sept. 5 - Dec. 1, 2020...

BlackRock in a Box: Puppet Theater

BlackRock in a Box: Puppet Theater is a five-week class aimed at young people in Kindergarten through 2nd grade. With the materials sent to you by BlackRock,...

Monarch Fiesta Month

Missing Monarch Fiesta Day? So are we, but we’ll still be celebrating the magnificent monarch butterfly this fall! Many of our September programs will be...

Art & Study Hall @ CREATE Arts Center

Art + Study Hall is a weekly daytime program designed to provide parents with a flexible and safe option for the days when their children are engaging in...

Family Pottery Mini Session I *ONSITE*

Spend some quality time as a family exploring the world of clay! Whether your clay creations are purely decorative or practical pieces, you'll treasure the...

Montgomery Energy Connection Scavenger Hunt!

Introducing the Montgomery Energy Connection Scavenger Hunt! In celebration of October Energy Awareness Month, we are thrilled to launch this fun,...

WAP Virtual Festival 2020

The WAP2020 Festival is a Virtual V-FEST The WAP V-Fest features performances by local students, artists, and arts organizations including Strathmore,...

10am
Virtual Event
Cartooning

Develop and improve drawing and cartooning skills while creating new characters and stories. This fun class introduces students to the amazing world and art...

Classical Ballet Levels 1 & 2 at BlackRock

Classical Ballet Levels 1 & 2 is for students ages 5-9 to begin to learn basic ballet technique and terminology through exercises at the barre and center...

MFG Day 2020 Kickoff

MFG Day encourages companies and educational institutions around the nation to host events where students, parents, teachers and community leaders can learn...

12pm
Virtual Event
Page to Stage (Grades 4-5) at BlackRock

Students in grades 4-5 will discover what it means to turn a story into a script in this face to face class at BlackRock. In this five-week class, students...

Readers Theater - Grades 1-2

This is a virtual fun and collaborative class where students get to explore acting and performance skills for the first time. Students will develop...

Virtual Watercolor for Teens

This class is designed for teens looking to experience the vibrant, fluid, and beautiful world of watercolor. Students will learn to create works using the...

Classical Ballet Levels 3 & 4 at BlackRock

Classical Ballet Levels 3 & 4 is a combined in person class for students ages 9-14 with previous ballet experience. Students will learn intermediate/advanced...

151st Gandhi Birth Anniversary Observance

"Gandhi: The Village of My Dreams" with special remarks, prayer offerings, music, dance and archival video footage from the life of Mahatma Gandhi. Please...

CityDance Virtual Adult Classes

CityDance Virtual Adult Classes CityDance POP! is offering online Adult Dance Classes via Zoom! Learn the foundations of ballet, contemporary, jazz and hip...

Page to Stage (Grades 6-8) at BlackRock

Students in grades 6-8 will discover what it means to turn a story into a script in this face to face class at BlackRock. In this five-week class, students...

Virtual Cartooning

Develop and improve drawing and cartooning skills while creating new characters and stories. This fun class introduces students to the amazing world and art...

Young Artist Ballet Level 5 at BlackRock

This small class is for students ages 11-18 with at least five years previous training in ballet or by permission of the instructor. Students will focus on...

Young Artist Ballet Levels 3 &4 at BlackRock

In Young Artist Ballet Levels 3 & 4, instructor Becci Kimm will focus on the students' barre work, which will continue to strengthen body...

Acting for Kids - Grades 3-5

Acting for Kids is a fun and collaborative process to what it takes to being an actor. Students will develop and strengthen their skills and abilities...

Classical Ballet for Teens and Adults at BlackRock

Students will work on complex combinations at the barre, center, and across the floor becoming a stronger and more refined dancer. Students will enter the...

Foundations in Realistic Watercolor

Have you always enjoyed the appearance of an atmospheric realistic transparent watercolor but wondered how to achieve it? In this course students will learn...

Page to Stage (Grades 9-10) at BlackRock

Students in grades 9-10 will discover what it means to turn a story into a script in this face to face class at BlackRock. In this five-week class, students...

Afro-Peruvian Fitness & Mindfulness

The purpose of this class is to spread, cultivate and teach our Afro Peruvian culture through dance and movement. Creating great energy among us. This is a...

Creating Inclusive and Equitable Communities

Examine the roots of Islamophobia in anti-Blackness and anti-Semitism and the interconnectedness of other forms of bigotry directed against Muslim, Jewish,...

THE HUMANS Streaming

By turns hilarious and haunting, the Tony-winning play The Humans tells the story of the Blakes, a middle-class American family celebrating a most unusual...

Theater Games, Improv, and Movement for Teens at BlackRock

Theater Games, Improv and Movement for Teens is a 5-week class for rising 6th through 9th graders. It's a wonderful opportunity for young people to spend...

Acting - Grades 6-8

Take your acting abilities to the next level in this class specifically designed for middle school students ages 12-14 looking to dive deep into the world of...

Live From the Spanish Ballroom: Bad Influence Band

On October 2, we feature BAD INFLUENCE BAND and their beautiful blues sounds. Coming to you live on Facebook every Friday night at 7:30pm from September 18...

Live From the Spanish Ballroom: Emmanuel Trifilio

Coming to you live on Facebook every Friday night at 7:30pm from September 18 through October 23, Live from the Spanish Ballroom at Glen Echo Park presents...

Live From the Spanish Ballroom: Bad Influence Band

This week we feature the BAD INFLUENCE BAND and their beautiful blues sounds. RSVP is preferred but not...

7:30pm
Virtual Event
Monuments exhibition in Australia

Strathmore welcomes you back with care to our 16-acre campus to experience Monuments: Creative Forces, a campus-wide outdoor art installation by Australian...

Glass Visions and Voices 2020

Glen Echo Art Glass Center artists explore the many facets of glass in this exhibition of fine art glass. The exhibit Glass Visions and Voices 2020 reflects...

Savor Bethesda Restaurant Week

“Savor Bethesda” Restaurant Week will take place from Thursday, October 1 – Sunday, October 11, 2020. Participating downtown Bethesda restaurants will offer...

Saturday, October 3

AFI Latin American Film Festival

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month and take part in the all-virtual AFI Latin American Film Festival (September 25 - October 7) from home! Now in its 31st...

Virtual Event
Calleva River Tours

Discover and explore the beautiful Potomac River in easy-to-paddle boats. From a first river trip, a first date, or showing guests around DC– River Tours are...

2020 2-week Arts Event and Virtual Festival

The 4th Annual Wheaton Arts Parade & Festival Has a New TwistBecause of COVID-19, the Wheaton Arts Parade (WAP) can't risk bringing the community together...

12am
Wheaton, MD
Stream Available
Hispanic Heritage Family Day at BlackRock Center for the Arts

BlackRock Center for the Arts is excited to announce our first Community Sidewalk Activity: Hispanic Heritage Family Day on Saturday, October 3 from 9 AM - 3...

Blazo Kovacevic VisArts Exhibition

Blazo Kovacevic explores the implications of the loss of privacy in the context of contemporary conditions of migration in the absence of legal status....

Frame & Frequency VI

September 16 –October 20, 2020 In(Site) Project Gallery Frame & Frequency VI is an ongoing International Film & Video Art Screening Series presented by...

Mia Rollow Exhibition: The Sailing Stones Act

From 2009 to 2014, EDELO, Where The United Nations Used to Be, was an artist run project in Chiapas, Mexico (currently nomadic) that created sculptural...

Monroe Isenberg VisArts Exhibition

Monroe Isenberg’s work engages minimalism, light, space, sound, and reacts to phenomena natural to our world. He holds an MFA in Visual Arts from the...

Sue Johnson: Hall of Portraits from the History of Machines

Hall of Portraits from The History of Machines proposes an alternate pictorial history in which two objects of desire become one — the household convenience...

Cheriss May: Beyond The Protest

Cheriss May is a lauded portrait and editorial photographer based in Washington, D.C. Her work tells those stories of marginalized people and issues — the...

Ellen Cornett: Into the Woods

Working in carbon pencil, charcoal, colored pencil and pastel, Maryland artist Ellen Cornett creates surreal tableaux frequently referencing fairy tales,...

Friends of the Yellow Barn Studio's Drawing and Water Media Art Exhibition

The Friends of the Yellow Barn Studio’s Virtual Gallery Presents: Drawing & Water Media Art Exhibition: Sept. 5 - Dec. 1, 2020...

Gond Painting in Color Composition

October 3, 2020 - 10am to 1pm This online zoom art workshop is presented by the Gandhi Memorial Center and Iteeha. Gond paintings are known for their rich...

BlackRock in a Box: Puppet Theater

BlackRock in a Box: Puppet Theater is a five-week class aimed at young people in Kindergarten through 2nd grade. With the materials sent to you by BlackRock,...

Monarch Fiesta Month

Missing Monarch Fiesta Day? So are we, but we’ll still be celebrating the magnificent monarch butterfly this fall! Many of our September programs will be...

Rocktobierfest - A Virtual Celebration

Enjoy Rocktobierfest from your Home on Saturday, Oct. 3, posting at 11 a.m. to the Rocktoboerfest Facebook page and website BEER Order your Rocktobierfest...

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...

Family Pottery Mini Session I *ONSITE*

Spend some quality time as a family exploring the world of clay! Whether your clay creations are purely decorative or practical pieces, you'll treasure the...

Montgomery Energy Connection Scavenger Hunt!

Introducing the Montgomery Energy Connection Scavenger Hunt! In celebration of October Energy Awareness Month, we are thrilled to launch this fun,...

WAP Virtual Festival 2020

The WAP2020 Festival is a Virtual V-FEST The WAP V-Fest features performances by local students, artists, and arts organizations including Strathmore,...

10am
Virtual Event
Cartooning

Develop and improve drawing and cartooning skills while creating new characters and stories. This fun class introduces students to the amazing world and art...

Classical Ballet Levels 1 & 2 at BlackRock

Classical Ballet Levels 1 & 2 is for students ages 5-9 to begin to learn basic ballet technique and terminology through exercises at the barre and center...

Page to Stage (Grades 4-5) at BlackRock

Students in grades 4-5 will discover what it means to turn a story into a script in this face to face class at BlackRock. In this five-week class, students...

Readers Theater - Grades 1-2

This is a virtual fun and collaborative class where students get to explore acting and performance skills for the first time. Students will develop...

Monarch Fiesta Month

Missing Monarch Fiesta Day? So are we, but we’ll still be celebrating the magnificent monarch butterfly this fall! Many of our September programs will be...

Vegan Food for the Soul-Cooking Demonstration

Join members of the Conflict Resolution Center of Montgomery County's board along with Chef Amelia and Mixologist Tiffany as we prepare an appetizing meal...

1pm
Virtual Event
Virtual Watercolor for Teens

This class is designed for teens looking to experience the vibrant, fluid, and beautiful world of watercolor. Students will learn to create works using the...

Classical Ballet Levels 3 & 4 at BlackRock

Classical Ballet Levels 3 & 4 is a combined in person class for students ages 9-14 with previous ballet experience. Students will learn intermediate/advanced...

CityDance Virtual Adult Classes

CityDance Virtual Adult Classes CityDance POP! is offering online Adult Dance Classes via Zoom! Learn the foundations of ballet, contemporary, jazz and hip...

Page to Stage (Grades 6-8) at BlackRock

Students in grades 6-8 will discover what it means to turn a story into a script in this face to face class at BlackRock. In this five-week class, students...

Virtual Cartooning

Develop and improve drawing and cartooning skills while creating new characters and stories. This fun class introduces students to the amazing world and art...

Young Artist Ballet Level 5 at BlackRock

This small class is for students ages 11-18 with at least five years previous training in ballet or by permission of the instructor. Students will focus on...

Young Artist Ballet Levels 3 &4 at BlackRock

In Young Artist Ballet Levels 3 & 4, instructor Becci Kimm will focus on the students' barre work, which will continue to strengthen body...

Acting for Kids - Grades 3-5

Acting for Kids is a fun and collaborative process to what it takes to being an actor. Students will develop and strengthen their skills and abilities...

Classical Ballet for Teens and Adults at BlackRock

Students will work on complex combinations at the barre, center, and across the floor becoming a stronger and more refined dancer. Students will enter the...

Foundations in Realistic Watercolor

Have you always enjoyed the appearance of an atmospheric realistic transparent watercolor but wondered how to achieve it? In this course students will learn...

Page to Stage (Grades 9-10) at BlackRock

Students in grades 9-10 will discover what it means to turn a story into a script in this face to face class at BlackRock. In this five-week class, students...

Afro-Peruvian Fitness & Mindfulness

The purpose of this class is to spread, cultivate and teach our Afro Peruvian culture through dance and movement. Creating great energy among us. This is a...

Creating Inclusive and Equitable Communities

Examine the roots of Islamophobia in anti-Blackness and anti-Semitism and the interconnectedness of other forms of bigotry directed against Muslim, Jewish,...

THE HUMANS Streaming

By turns hilarious and haunting, the Tony-winning play The Humans tells the story of the Blakes, a middle-class American family celebrating a most unusual...

Theater Games, Improv, and Movement for Teens at BlackRock

Theater Games, Improv and Movement for Teens is a 5-week class for rising 6th through 9th graders. It's a wonderful opportunity for young people to spend...

Acting - Grades 6-8

Take your acting abilities to the next level in this class specifically designed for middle school students ages 12-14 looking to dive deep into the world of...

Classical livestream concert

Pianist Carl Banner performs Beethoven's Rondo from Sonata Op. 90 and Schubert's Sonata in Bb, D. 960. Poet Maritza Rivera reads. Tune in to the concert...

Live From the Spanish Ballroom: Emmanuel Trifilio

Coming to you live on Facebook every Friday night at 7:30pm from September 18 through October 23, Live from the Spanish Ballroom at Glen Echo Park presents...

Monuments exhibition in Australia

Strathmore welcomes you back with care to our 16-acre campus to experience Monuments: Creative Forces, a campus-wide outdoor art installation by Australian...

Glass Visions and Voices 2020

Glen Echo Art Glass Center artists explore the many facets of glass in this exhibition of fine art glass. The exhibit Glass Visions and Voices 2020 reflects...

Savor Bethesda Restaurant Week

“Savor Bethesda” Restaurant Week will take place from Thursday, October 1 – Sunday, October 11, 2020. Participating downtown Bethesda restaurants will offer...

Sunday, October 4

AFI Latin American Film Festival

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month and take part in the all-virtual AFI Latin American Film Festival (September 25 - October 7) from home! Now in its 31st...

Virtual Event
Calleva River Tours

Discover and explore the beautiful Potomac River in easy-to-paddle boats. From a first river trip, a first date, or showing guests around DC– River Tours are...

2020 2-week Arts Event and Virtual Festival

The 4th Annual Wheaton Arts Parade & Festival Has a New TwistBecause of COVID-19, the Wheaton Arts Parade (WAP) can't risk bringing the community together...

12am
Wheaton, MD
Stream Available
Blazo Kovacevic VisArts Exhibition

Blazo Kovacevic explores the implications of the loss of privacy in the context of contemporary conditions of migration in the absence of legal status....

Frame & Frequency VI

September 16 –October 20, 2020 In(Site) Project Gallery Frame & Frequency VI is an ongoing International Film & Video Art Screening Series presented by...

Mia Rollow Exhibition: The Sailing Stones Act

From 2009 to 2014, EDELO, Where The United Nations Used to Be, was an artist run project in Chiapas, Mexico (currently nomadic) that created sculptural...

Monroe Isenberg VisArts Exhibition

Monroe Isenberg’s work engages minimalism, light, space, sound, and reacts to phenomena natural to our world. He holds an MFA in Visual Arts from the...

Sue Johnson: Hall of Portraits from the History of Machines

Hall of Portraits from The History of Machines proposes an alternate pictorial history in which two objects of desire become one — the household convenience...

Cheriss May: Beyond The Protest

Cheriss May is a lauded portrait and editorial photographer based in Washington, D.C. Her work tells those stories of marginalized people and issues — the...

Ellen Cornett: Into the Woods

Working in carbon pencil, charcoal, colored pencil and pastel, Maryland artist Ellen Cornett creates surreal tableaux frequently referencing fairy tales,...

Friends of the Yellow Barn Studio's Drawing and Water Media Art Exhibition

The Friends of the Yellow Barn Studio’s Virtual Gallery Presents: Drawing & Water Media Art Exhibition: Sept. 5 - Dec. 1, 2020...

BlackRock in a Box: Puppet Theater

BlackRock in a Box: Puppet Theater is a five-week class aimed at young people in Kindergarten through 2nd grade. With the materials sent to you by BlackRock,...

Monarch Fiesta Month

Missing Monarch Fiesta Day? So are we, but we’ll still be celebrating the magnificent monarch butterfly this fall! Many of our September programs will be...

F.E.A.S.T 2020: A More Than Human World

F.E.A.S.T. 2020 encourages artists, thinkers, and organizations to expand their everyday practice and create project proposals that address the theme of a...

F.E.A.S.T. 2020: a more than human world

This year for F.E.A.S.T.: a more than human world, we invite you to attend a virtual celebration! We will begin this annual event with a cooking demo from...

Family Pottery Mini Session I *ONSITE*

Spend some quality time as a family exploring the world of clay! Whether your clay creations are purely decorative or practical pieces, you'll treasure the...

Montgomery Energy Connection Scavenger Hunt!

Introducing the Montgomery Energy Connection Scavenger Hunt! In celebration of October Energy Awareness Month, we are thrilled to launch this fun,...

Recalibrating: Finding Peace and Meaning during Uncertain Times through Journaling and Poetry

It seems as if every day brings unsettling events, whether they be bitterly partisan politics, uncertainty caused COVID-19, climate change-induced natural...

WAP Virtual Festival 2020

The WAP2020 Festival is a Virtual V-FEST The WAP V-Fest features performances by local students, artists, and arts organizations including Strathmore,...

10am
Virtual Event
Cartooning

Develop and improve drawing and cartooning skills while creating new characters and stories. This fun class introduces students to the amazing world and art...

Classical Ballet Levels 1 & 2 at BlackRock

Classical Ballet Levels 1 & 2 is for students ages 5-9 to begin to learn basic ballet technique and terminology through exercises at the barre and center...

Page to Stage (Grades 4-5) at BlackRock

Students in grades 4-5 will discover what it means to turn a story into a script in this face to face class at BlackRock. In this five-week class, students...

Readers Theater - Grades 1-2

This is a virtual fun and collaborative class where students get to explore acting and performance skills for the first time. Students will develop...

Virtual Watercolor for Teens

This class is designed for teens looking to experience the vibrant, fluid, and beautiful world of watercolor. Students will learn to create works using the...

Classical Ballet Levels 3 & 4 at BlackRock

Classical Ballet Levels 3 & 4 is a combined in person class for students ages 9-14 with previous ballet experience. Students will learn intermediate/advanced...

CityDance Virtual Adult Classes

CityDance Virtual Adult Classes CityDance POP! is offering online Adult Dance Classes via Zoom! Learn the foundations of ballet, contemporary, jazz and hip...

Page to Stage (Grades 6-8) at BlackRock

Students in grades 6-8 will discover what it means to turn a story into a script in this face to face class at BlackRock. In this five-week class, students...

Virtual Cartooning

Develop and improve drawing and cartooning skills while creating new characters and stories. This fun class introduces students to the amazing world and art...

Young Artist Ballet Level 5 at BlackRock

This small class is for students ages 11-18 with at least five years previous training in ballet or by permission of the instructor. Students will focus on...

Young Artist Ballet Levels 3 &4 at BlackRock

In Young Artist Ballet Levels 3 & 4, instructor Becci Kimm will focus on the students' barre work, which will continue to strengthen body...

Acting for Kids - Grades 3-5

Acting for Kids is a fun and collaborative process to what it takes to being an actor. Students will develop and strengthen their skills and abilities...

Family Pottery Mini Session I *ONSITE*

Spend some quality time as a family exploring the world of clay! Whether your clay creations are purely decorative or practical pieces, you'll treasure the...

Classical Ballet for Teens and Adults at BlackRock

Students will work on complex combinations at the barre, center, and across the floor becoming a stronger and more refined dancer. Students will enter the...

Foundations in Realistic Watercolor

Have you always enjoyed the appearance of an atmospheric realistic transparent watercolor but wondered how to achieve it? In this course students will learn...

Page to Stage (Grades 9-10) at BlackRock

Students in grades 9-10 will discover what it means to turn a story into a script in this face to face class at BlackRock. In this five-week class, students...

Afro-Peruvian Fitness & Mindfulness

The purpose of this class is to spread, cultivate and teach our Afro Peruvian culture through dance and movement. Creating great energy among us. This is a...

Creating Inclusive and Equitable Communities

Examine the roots of Islamophobia in anti-Blackness and anti-Semitism and the interconnectedness of other forms of bigotry directed against Muslim, Jewish,...

THE HUMANS Streaming

By turns hilarious and haunting, the Tony-winning play The Humans tells the story of the Blakes, a middle-class American family celebrating a most unusual...

Theater Games, Improv, and Movement for Teens at BlackRock

Theater Games, Improv and Movement for Teens is a 5-week class for rising 6th through 9th graders. It's a wonderful opportunity for young people to spend...

Acting - Grades 6-8

Take your acting abilities to the next level in this class specifically designed for middle school students ages 12-14 looking to dive deep into the world of...

Live From the Spanish Ballroom: Emmanuel Trifilio

Coming to you live on Facebook every Friday night at 7:30pm from September 18 through October 23, Live from the Spanish Ballroom at Glen Echo Park presents...

Monuments exhibition in Australia

Strathmore welcomes you back with care to our 16-acre campus to experience Monuments: Creative Forces, a campus-wide outdoor art installation by Australian...

Glass Visions and Voices 2020

Glen Echo Art Glass Center artists explore the many facets of glass in this exhibition of fine art glass. The exhibit Glass Visions and Voices 2020 reflects...

Savor Bethesda Restaurant Week

“Savor Bethesda” Restaurant Week will take place from Thursday, October 1 – Sunday, October 11, 2020. Participating downtown Bethesda restaurants will offer...

Monday, October 5

AFI Latin American Film Festival

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month and take part in the all-virtual AFI Latin American Film Festival (September 25 - October 7) from home! Now in its 31st...

Virtual Event
Calleva River Tours

Discover and explore the beautiful Potomac River in easy-to-paddle boats. From a first river trip, a first date, or showing guests around DC– River Tours are...

Blazo Kovacevic VisArts Exhibition

Blazo Kovacevic explores the implications of the loss of privacy in the context of contemporary conditions of migration in the absence of legal status....

Frame & Frequency VI

September 16 –October 20, 2020 In(Site) Project Gallery Frame & Frequency VI is an ongoing International Film & Video Art Screening Series presented by...

Mia Rollow Exhibition: The Sailing Stones Act

From 2009 to 2014, EDELO, Where The United Nations Used to Be, was an artist run project in Chiapas, Mexico (currently nomadic) that created sculptural...

Monroe Isenberg VisArts Exhibition

Monroe Isenberg’s work engages minimalism, light, space, sound, and reacts to phenomena natural to our world. He holds an MFA in Visual Arts from the...

Sue Johnson: Hall of Portraits from the History of Machines

Hall of Portraits from The History of Machines proposes an alternate pictorial history in which two objects of desire become one — the household convenience...

Cheriss May: Beyond The Protest

Cheriss May is a lauded portrait and editorial photographer based in Washington, D.C. Her work tells those stories of marginalized people and issues — the...

Ellen Cornett: Into the Woods

Working in carbon pencil, charcoal, colored pencil and pastel, Maryland artist Ellen Cornett creates surreal tableaux frequently referencing fairy tales,...

Friends of the Yellow Barn Studio's Drawing and Water Media Art Exhibition

The Friends of the Yellow Barn Studio’s Virtual Gallery Presents: Drawing & Water Media Art Exhibition: Sept. 5 - Dec. 1, 2020...

BlackRock in a Box: Puppet Theater

BlackRock in a Box: Puppet Theater is a five-week class aimed at young people in Kindergarten through 2nd grade. With the materials sent to you by BlackRock,...

Monarch Fiesta Month

Missing Monarch Fiesta Day? So are we, but we’ll still be celebrating the magnificent monarch butterfly this fall! Many of our September programs will be...

Art & Study Hall @ CREATE Arts Center

Art + Study Hall is a weekly daytime program designed to provide parents with a flexible and safe option for the days when their children are engaging in...

Fit Kit and LED Pop Up!

Fit Kit and Led Pop Up “This fall, the County's Residential Energy Program has partnered with local Senior Centers to celebrate "Active Aging Week". This is...

Family Pottery Mini Session I *ONSITE*

Spend some quality time as a family exploring the world of clay! Whether your clay creations are purely decorative or practical pieces, you'll treasure the...

Montgomery Energy Connection Scavenger Hunt!

Introducing the Montgomery Energy Connection Scavenger Hunt! In celebration of October Energy Awareness Month, we are thrilled to launch this fun,...

Recalibrating: Finding Peace and Meaning during Uncertain Times through Journaling and Poetry

It seems as if every day brings unsettling events, whether they be bitterly partisan politics, uncertainty caused COVID-19, climate change-induced natural...

Cartooning

Develop and improve drawing and cartooning skills while creating new characters and stories. This fun class introduces students to the amazing world and art...

Classical Ballet Levels 1 & 2 at BlackRock

Classical Ballet Levels 1 & 2 is for students ages 5-9 to begin to learn basic ballet technique and terminology through exercises at the barre and center...

Page to Stage (Grades 4-5) at BlackRock

Students in grades 4-5 will discover what it means to turn a story into a script in this face to face class at BlackRock. In this five-week class, students...

Readers Theater - Grades 1-2

This is a virtual fun and collaborative class where students get to explore acting and performance skills for the first time. Students will develop...

Virtual Watercolor for Teens

This class is designed for teens looking to experience the vibrant, fluid, and beautiful world of watercolor. Students will learn to create works using the...

Classical Ballet Levels 3 & 4 at BlackRock

Classical Ballet Levels 3 & 4 is a combined in person class for students ages 9-14 with previous ballet experience. Students will learn intermediate/advanced...

CityDance Virtual Adult Classes

CityDance Virtual Adult Classes CityDance POP! is offering online Adult Dance Classes via Zoom! Learn the foundations of ballet, contemporary, jazz and hip...

Page to Stage (Grades 6-8) at BlackRock

Students in grades 6-8 will discover what it means to turn a story into a script in this face to face class at BlackRock. In this five-week class, students...

Virtual Cartooning

Develop and improve drawing and cartooning skills while creating new characters and stories. This fun class introduces students to the amazing world and art...