Friday, April 19

Improv Comedy Night, The Highwood Theatre, 914 Silver Spring Ave., $11, 8-9:30 p.m.

Saturday, April 20

Friends of the Library Book Drive & Drop Off, Silver Spring Library, 900 Wayne Ave., (enter the alley off Bonifant St.), 10:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Earth Day Celebration, Takoma Park-silver Sprig Co-op, 201 Ethan Allen Ave., 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

Spirituality & Men,” discussion group, Meditation Museum, 9525 Georgia Ave., donations accepted, 1:30-3 p.m.

Comedian Jaboukie Young-White, Cultural Arts Center, Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus, Montgomery College, 7995 Georgia Ave., $5-$10, 8 p.m.

Sunday, April 21

Carpe Diem-Washington Revels Community & Family Sing, Seekers Church, 276 Carroll Ave. N.W., $5, 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Monday, April 22

Takoma Park Egg Hunt, Piney Branch Elementary School, 7510 Maple Ave., 10 a.m.

Capital Improvements Program Budget Forum with Silver Spring Citizens Advisory Board, Silver Spring Civic Building, 7 p.m.

Poetry at the Port, Port-au-Prince Restaurant, 7912 Georgia Ave., 7-8:30 p.m.

Tuesday, April 23

Great Octopus Parade, Laurel & Carroll avenues to Takoma Children’s School, 10:30-11:30 a.m.

Census 2020 Jobs Information Session, Silver Spring Library, 900 Wayne Ave., 11:30 a.m.-1 p.m.

Finding Our Lost,” National Museum of Health and Medicine, 2500 Linden Lane, 6-7 p.m.

Wednesday, April 24

First Time Homebuyer Seminar with Compass Real Estate, Sheraton Lobby Bar, 8777 Georgia Ave. 6-7:30 p.m.

MDOT/SHA I-495/I-270 Proposals Workshop, Eastern Middle School, 300 University Blvd. East, 6:30 and 7:30 p.m.

Cajun Jam, Takoma Park VFW, 6420 Orchard Ave., 7-10 p.m.

Thursday, April 25

Music Therapy—Music And Medicine: A Dynamic Partnership, Levine Music, 900 Wayne Ave., 6-8 p.m.

Friends of Sligo Creek Mosquito Reduction Discussion, Silver Spring Civic Building, 7:30-9 p.m.

Friday, April 26

DC Blues Society’s 4th Friday Happy Hour, Cissel-Saxon American Legion Post 41, 905 Sligo Ave., 6:30-9:30 p.m.

Improv Comedy Night, The Highwood Theatre, 914 Silver Spring Ave., $11, 8-9:30 p.m.

Illustration from FiveStone Church

Mike Diegel

Co-Founder/Editor at Source of the Spring
Mike Diegel, a founding member of Source of the Spring, is a Silver Spring advocate who has been appointed by the county executive to several committees and task forces. He currently is a member of the Silver Spring Arts & Entertainment District Advisory Committee. His background is in journalism and he earned a bachelor of arts in communications from McDaniel College. He is self-employed as a communications consultant and is an active volunteer with Appalachian Great Pyrenees Rescue. He has lived for more than 20 years in Northwood/Four Corners with his wife Trish and multiple Great Pyrenees dogs. He is better known around Silver Spring as the Guy with the Big White Dogs.
Upcoming Events, April 19-26