Events

Thursday, September 24

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
Artina 2020: LIGHT: A Sculptural Solar Dance

ARTINA 2020: LIGHT: A Sculptural Solar Dance is the perfect outdoor activity to enjoy during these times of social distancing. This all-outdoor, juried...

Homeschool Art Education w/ CREATE

At CREATE we believe that high quality art education should be available to all children, whether they learn in a traditional classroom setting or through...

Why I Vote

The blood, sweat & tears of many courageous women led to the ratification of the 19th Amendment to the Constitution on August 18, 1920, officially granting...

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...

Maryland Youth Ballet School Year Classes

We are all facing unprecedented challenges to the way we live our daily lives and MYB’s 2020-2021 school-year programs have been redesigned to adjust to the...

Pawpaw & Pollinators Festival

Celebrate the unique pawpaw tree and its fruit. Revel in the mystery and wonder of the pollinators that fuel our plentiful harvest. September is a month-long...

School Ready, Writing and Art - Private Lessons

School Ready, Writing and Art - Private Lessons are 1:1 session with the student age 4-7, parent, and registered occupational therapist. The occupational...

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....

Fall Online Art Classes with Vian Borchert

For the Fall season, acclaimed artist Vian Borchert will be offering 2 online art classes, Drawing on Friday mornings and Watercolor Painting on Monday...

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...

Online arts classes at Montgomery College

Join Community Arts online this fall for classes in visual and performing arts! Classes are for artists, aspiring artists, & hobbyists, and are taught by...

Our Fall term is enrolling, Yellow Barn Studio Classes will start in September.

The Yellow Barn Studio is a great place to take art classes. Join us at The Yellow Barn Studio, a creative oasis in Glen Echo Park, where community and...

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...

"Reflection" Solo Art Exhibition for Vian Borchert

Gallery Underground’s Focus Gallery in September presents Reflection, a solo exhibition of current paintings by Vian Borchert. Vian Borchert is a...

Adult Dance Classes at Maryland Youth Ballet

MYB is NOW offering several ways for our Adult community of dancers to take class from home and in the studio: LIVE In-Studio & Virtual Drop-In Classes,...

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...

Private Vocal Lessons & Coaching with Broadway's Deonte Warren

In BlackRock's virtual private class, Deonté Warren will assess the musical and vocal goals of each student and use exercises and build techniques to help...

Virtual Early Dance Classes with Maryland Youth Ballet

Movement, music, and storytelling are used to develop body awareness, discover artistic expression, and explore the basic principles of ballet. 8-Week...

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...

History@Home: The Windows of Jerusalem

Jerusalem-Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church is one of the oldest active churches in Rockville, MD. Founded in 1835, it will celebrate its 185th...

Oakley Cabin Saturdays

An African American roadside community lived and worked on this historic site from emancipation well into the 20th century. Their culture and traditions...

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...

Pawpaw & Pollinators Festival

Celebrate the unique pawpaw tree and its fruit. Revel in the mystery and wonder of the pollinators that fuel our plentiful harvest. September is a month-long...

Register for Dance Classes at CityDance!

CityDance School & Conservatory's distinguished staff and faculty are excited to welcome students for the 2020-2021 school year! The CityDance School &...

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...

Introduction to Ballet Training

The Akhmedova Ballet Academy’s Introduction to Ballet program offers an excellent introduction to the Russian Vaganova Method for children age 6-8 years of...

Music for the Mind, Body & Soul

Live Music Therapy from Our Home to Yours Because music offers so much more than just enjoyment Open to All & No Musical Skills Required INDEPENDENT LIVING,...

11am
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...

Jerusalem-Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church (photo by Dean Evangelista)

Come learn the history of the beautiful stained glass windows of the historic Jerusalem-Mt. Pleasant United Methodist Church! Jerusalem-Mt. Pleasant United...

12pm
Virtual Event
Musical Imagination Station

The Washington Conservatory presents an online class designed as a shared experience for children ages three to six and a parent or caregiver. Creative...

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...

Beyond the Page: Online Theatre Class for Grades K-1

Students will join a teaching artist in exploring a new story each class (or series of classes). They will do warm-up activities, read the story, and act it...

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...

RevelsKids@Home Virtual Workshops

Our virtual workshops for children weave together song, dance, crafting and storytelling in an interactive virtual setting that allows young Revelers to...

*ONSITE* Drawing for Kids I

Pick up a pencil and learn to draw in this 8-week class designed to teach the fundamentals of drawing with professional teaching artists Danielle Gantt....

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...

Laugh Riot at Positano: Live Standup Comedy Show

Laugh Riot at Positano Live Standup Comedy Show Real-Life In-Person Saturday Nights in Bethesda Featuring local DC-MD-VA comedians Every Saturday Night 8pm...

*ONLINE* Watercolor I

Discover the joy and creative possibilities of watercolor! Watercolor is a fun and low pressure medium that is perfect for anyone curious about the world of...

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...

*ONLINE* Drawing I for Adults

Pick up a pencil and learn to draw in this 8-week class designed to teach the fundamentals of drawing. Whether it's your first time drawing or you want to...

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...

Dopesick: A Conversation on the Opioid Crisis With Best-Selling Author Beth Macy

Author and journalist Beth Macy will take part in an online discussion of her “New York Times” bestselling book, “Dopesick: Dealers, Doctors and the Drug...

I Do Crew- Wedding Planning Advice from the Experts

Planning a wedding? Join premier wedding industry leaders for this virtual round table discussion on Facebook Live. They'll help you navigate pandemic...

Introduction to Ballet

The Akhmedova Ballet Academy’s Introduction to Ballet program offers an excellent introduction to the Russian Vaganova Method for children age 6-8 years of...

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...

POSTPONED: Lucas Ashby, percussionist & composer

Having spent his childhood traveling with his internationally touring parents, Brazilian jazz vocalist Kenia and trombonist Jay Ashby, Lucas Ashby’s...

*ONLINE* Art & Artist I

Embark on an exciting hands-on journey through the world of art! Each week, our talented teaching artist Kelsey Joyce will take you on a virtual exploration...

5pm
Virtual Event
*ONLINE* Beyond the Basics Art Class

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...

5pm
Virtual Event
*ONLINE* Comics & Cartooning I for Kids

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

5pm
Virtual Event
*ONLINE* Comics & Cartooning for Teens I

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

5pm
Virtual Event
*ONLINE* Drawing for Kids I

Pick up a pencil and learn to draw in this 8-week class designed to teach the fundamentals of drawing. Whether it's your first time drawing or you want to...

5pm
Virtual Event
*ONLINE* Intro to Sculpture

Discover the joy of turning your 2-D inspirations into 3-D reality! Join professional teaching artist Susan Stack for a new online class that is all about...

5pm
Virtual Event
*ONLINE* Kids Creations

Discover the joy of turning your 2-D inspirations into 3-D reality! Join professional teaching artist Kelsey Joyce for a new online class that is all about...

5pm
Virtual Event
*ONLINE* Painting for Kids: Portraits

Portraiture is where it’s at in this class for beginner to intermediate level artists. Working with teaching artist Jose Piedra, learn about proper...

5pm
Virtual Event
*ONLINE* Painting for Kids: Portraits

Portraiture is where it’s at in this class for beginner to intermediate level artists. Working with teaching artist Danielle Gantt, learn about proper...

5pm
Virtual Event
*ONLINE* Painting for Teens I

Join artist Danielle Gantt to learn the basics of painting or advance your technique to the next level, in this class designed for beginner to intermediate...

5pm
Virtual Event
National Capital Trolley Museum

Open every weekend 12-5 PM Enjoy trolley rides, movies and more… ********************************************************** Open Thursday & Fridays, 10 AM -...

Baltimore Symphony Orchestra Virtual Events

Explore an expanded collection of livestreamed recitals and archived performances, virtual orchestra performances, podcasts, at home and fun videos from BSO...

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...

Laugh Riot at Home-Live Standup Comedy from Bethesda,MD

Laugh Riot at Home-Live Standup Comedy from Bethesda,MD Zoom Online version of Bethesda,MD Positano Saturday show Live Standup Comedy Show Featuring local...

New Pre-Professional Training Program

The NEW Pre-Professional Training Program (Pre-PTP) is a great solution to train 3 days per week (11 hours) with our wonderful teachers without sacrificing a...

On Going: National Philharmonic's Musical Notes from Us to You

National Philharmonic launches virtual performances recorded by our musicians on social media. This program “Musical Notes” taps into cellist Yo-Yo Ma’s...

On-Going: Composers in Crisis - Five Episodes

French composer Maurice Ravel lived through both the first World War and the Spanish Flu. Beethoven took shelter in his brother’s cellar during the...

On-Going: Copland | Fanfare for the Common Man | National Philharmonic | Virtual Performance

National Philharmonic’s virtual performance of Aaron Copland’s “Fanfare for the Common Man” honors hospital workers currently fighting the COVID-19 pandemic....

Private Music Lessons with Joshua Davis

If you would like to learn how to play the guitar, ukulele, banjo or learn how to write a song, then this is the class for you. Joshua Davis, a finalist on...

Thursday, September 24