Events

Friday, October 9

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...

Countryside Artisans Fall Self-Guided Tour

Spend an art day in the country on this self-guided driving tour of recognized artist studios in and around Montgomery County's Agricultural Reserve. Follow...

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...

Bethesda Painting Awards Exhibition

Nearly 300 artists from Maryland, Virginia and Washington, D.C. submit work to this annual competition created to exclusively honor regional painters. The...

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...

No School Day Art Camp!

When school is out, socially distanced art is in at CREATE! Every 'No School Day' Camp features different art adventures in a safe and socially distanced...

Storytime at the Arts Barn: "The Scarecrow's Hat"

Join us from the Arts Barn for a virtual seasonal story and coloring activity. Please register by 5 p.m. the evening prior. A video conference link and...

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...

Sarah's Handmade Ice Cream Grand Opening Weekend

Sarah's Handmade is celebrating the opening of its Wildwood Shopping Center location! Sarah's Handmade is a local Bethesda mother-daughter duo business...

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...

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...

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...

Latin Fusion Fitness

BlackRock continues its summer Fitness on the Green program this fall with Latin Fusion Fitness. From our outdoor stage and front lawn, Angela Gonzales will...

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...

American Dreams

Welcome to American Dreams, a government-run game show where contestants compete for the ultimate prize: instant citizenship to the United States. As a...

American Dreams, a play

Welcome to American Dreams, a government-run game show where contestants compete for the ultimate prize: instant citizenship to the United States. As a...

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: DC Swing All-Stars

On October 9, we feature DC Swing All-Stars and their incredible swing music. This concert is presented in conjunction with DC Lindy Exchange. RSVP...

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...

American Dreams

Welcome to American Dreams, a government-run game show where contestants compete for the ultimate prize: instant citizenship to the United States. As a...

7pm
Virtual Event
Live From the Spanish Ballroom: DC Swing All-Stars

On October 9, we feature DC Swing All-Stars and their incredible swing music. This concert is presented in conjunction with DC Lindy Exchange. RSVP is...

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...

Pike District Carpool Cinema

Hosted by Combined Properties A drive-in movie! Tickets are $25 and include a $15 food voucher* and a $10 donation to the Greater Bethesda Chamber of...

Pike District Carpool Cinema

Hosted by Combined Properties A drive-in movie! Tickets are $25 and include a $15 food voucher* and a $10 donation to the Greater Bethesda Chamber of...

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 9