S.S. B&O R.R. Station Open House

Silver Spring B&O Railroad Station 8100 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring, MD

10-2 P.M., Explore the Historic Station, Step on Board All Ages: Family Friendly, Bring Your Inner-Child! 11 am - Noon, Special Stop! Cicada-Gusto, Power Point by Creator/Narrator Clarence Hickey 17-year periodical cicadas emerged with great gusto in Mo Co & DC area, during Spring 2021! "The Brood X 17-Year Periodical Cicadas of 2021 in Montgomery County: A Look Back at ... Read More

Free

Mid-Atlantic Sports Collectibles and Memorabilia Show

Silver Spring Civic Center 1 Veterans Place, Silver Spring, MD

The Mid-Atlantic Sports Collectibles and Memorabilia Show is a premier event showcasing the Washington DC region’s growing sports collectibles industry and hobby. Come out to buy, sell, or trade your cards and collectibles, or just to see what the hobby is all about. Sports and other trading cards have exploded in popularity and value as millions of collectors have recently ... Read More

$5 – $12
Recurring Event Art Explorations

Art Explorations

CREATE Arts Center 914 Silver Spring Avenue, Silver Spring, MD

Take a journey through the world of the visual arts! Through the exploration of materials -paints, pastels, pencils, collage, 3-D elements, and more – and techniques, this class provides an introduction to a wide variety art. Perfect for beginner and intermediate level artists who want to expand their artistic knowledge! Class meets for 8 sessions. All materials included. Ages 8-12.

$255

Seven Principles for Making Marriage Work

Sequence Institute 8607 Cedar Street, Silver Spring

7 Principles Workshop for Couples is a one day couples workshop based on the internationally acclaimed research of Dr. John Gottman. This educational workshop is designed to help couples improve their friendship and conflict management skills. It includes lectures, demonstrations, videos, and private couples’ exercises. Presented by the Sequence Institute, our Gottman trained facilitators are skilled couples therapists who are ... Read More

$350 – $400
Recurring Event Family Pottery Session I

Family Pottery Session I

CREATE Arts Center 914 Silver Spring Avenue, Silver Spring, MD

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 time you spend working both independently and as a family. Explore clay construction (pinch, coil, and slab -- all hand building; no wheel), and various glaze finishes. Projects are fired in a kiln on our ... Read More

$250

Advanced Family Pottery Session I

CREATE Arts Center 914 Silver Spring Avenue, Silver Spring, MD

Spend some quality time as a family by taking your pottery skills to the next level with more advanced pinch pot, slab and coil projects using new hand-building techniques. Adult participation and previous experience in Family Pottery with CREATE are required. Fee includes participation for 1 child and 1 adult. Class meets for 5 sessions. All materials and firing are ... Read More

$250

Advanced Art Studio: Discover Your Style

CREATE Arts Center 914 Silver Spring Avenue, Silver Spring, MD

Take a journey of artistic exploration with Advanced Art Studio: Discover Your Style. Designed for tweens and teens with previous art experience, Advanced Art Studio is a responsive class for students interested in exploring their own artistic passions under the guidance of a professional teaching artist. Learn about contemporary and classic artists and art styles as you explore drawing, painting, ... Read More

$255

Characters, Cartoons & Comic Books!

CREATE Arts Center 914 Silver Spring Avenue, Silver Spring, MD

Master the art of visual storytelling in this new class for fans of manga, anime, graphic novels, and comics! Learn how to design your own original characters, develop storyboards, and work towards a completed comic book. This class is open to both superheroes and supervillains! Class meets for 8 sessions. All materials included. Ages 8-12.

$255