Events

Saturday, April 18

 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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AFI Silver Virtual Screening Room *Virtual Event*

AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center has always aimed to build a strong sense of community around a shared passion for the art of film, bringing together a...

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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.

BACKYARD4LIFE STREET ANTIDOTE VOL2 *Virtual Event*

STREAM YOUR FAVORITE ARTIST We suggest checking out this performance by DC's finest Go-Go bands.

Badlands Virtual Camp & Online Programming

Visit our new YouTube channel with virtual classes, tutorials and more! We will be showcasing our own staffs talents as well as those from our surrounding...

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CALLEVA HOME CAMP *Virtual Event*

We hope you all are enjoying this new found time to get creative and spend time with the people you live with! Are you wondering what your Calleva team is...

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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DAILY DRAWING PROMPT *Virtual Event*

Join VisArts for a daily drawing prompt! Post a photo in the comments, and/or tag us and use the #VisArtsConnects hashtag on your own posts and stories....

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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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Explore From Home *Virtual Event*

Are you looking for educational activities to do with your family from home? Our naturalists and facility staff have come up with fun, educational activities...

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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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Glen Echo Park Online Classes *Virtual Event*

During this challenging time for our community, we have lost the normal connections of work, school, social gatherings, and other activities that we may have...

Glen Echo Park Saturday Art Explorers *Virtual Event*

Saturday Art Explorers GOES VIRTUAL! Visit our Saturday Art Explorers page for video tutorials and materials lists for art projects at home!

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.

Join the Virtual Jam *Virtual Event*

Participants of the monthly Museum Jam invite you to a “virtual jam session.” Join the fun by emailing a YouTube video link of you playing one of your...

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...

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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...

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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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THEATRE EDUCATION CHALLENGES *Virtual Event*

The Round House Education department is releasing a weekly series of age-appropriate Theatre Education Challenges! These challenges will keep students busy...

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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...

Popurri de Cultura - Culture class for Hispanic heritage students

$15 per person, per class $75 for all six classes Immerse your children ages 6 – 12 in the cultural arts of Puerto Rico through storytelling, hands-on arts...

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...

Laugh Riot at Positano-Live Standup Comedy Show-Saturday Nights

Laugh Riot at Positano Real-Life In-Person Live Show! Live Standup Comedy Show Saturday Nights in Bethesda Featuring local DC-MD-VA comedians Every...

Danielle Talamantes, soprano

Danielle Talamantes, soprano Zuill Bailey, cello (three-time Grammy winner) Piotr Gajewski, conductor Samuel Barber Overture to The School for...

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...

Saturday, April 18