Event Series Intro to Documentary Production

Intro to Documentary Production

Docs In Progress 8560 2nd Avenue, Suite 113, Silver Spring, MD, United States

This hands-on class for new filmmakers focuses on how to plan, shoot and edit a short documentary. The class will introduce participants to visual storytelling by combining an interview with B-roll and still photos/archive images. The workshop will include hands-on experience with digital video cameras and the Adobe Premiere editing system. Camera equipment and access to a computer lab with ... Read More


Mobile Food Distribution

Silver Spring United Methodist Church 8900 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring

Drive-thru distribution of fresh produce and groceries from the Capital Area Food Bank; walk-ins also welcome. Distribution in parking lot behind church, entrance on First Avenue.


Happy Hour on the Plaza: 80’s Night on the Plaza with Axel F

The Parks at Walter Reed 1010 Butternut St NW, Washington, DC, United States

Happy Hour was such fun last year, we’re bringing it back! Don’t miss these low-key Friday evening hang-outs to enjoy a drink, dance, and mingle. The events are free, with beverages and food to purchase (so don’t forget to bring a friend; furry friends welcome). RSVP is required. The first pour is on the house, with additional beverages and food ... Read More

Event Series Washington Folk Festival

Washington Folk Festival

Glen Echo Park 7300, Glen Echo, MD, United States

In its 41st year, the Washington Folk Festival returns to Glen Echo Park, MD on June 3 & 4 from 12 pm to 7pm each day with music of all kinds, participatory dance, a fine crafts market, and storytelling. Hosting more than 450 performers on 7 stages, the FREE festival celebrates the diverse American and international music styles to be ... Read More


We Feed People – Movie and Meal Prep

Main Street Apartments 50 Monroe Place, Rockville, MD, United States

WE FEED PEOPLE, from OscarⓇ-winning director Ron Howard, spotlights renowned chef José Andrés and his nonprofit World Central Kitchen’s incredible mission and evolution over 12 years, from being a scrappy group of grassroots volunteers to becoming one of the most highly regarded humanitarian aid organizations in the disaster relief sector. Join us on Saturday afternoon, June 3rd from 1-4pm as ... Read More


American “Pops” Concert by NIH Community Orchestra & Chorus

Silver Spring United Methodist Church 8900 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring

Kick off summer with your ears open! This family-friendly "pops" concert features hissing "cats" and barking "dogs," plus familiar mid-century classics including an excerpt from Aaron Copland's Appalachian Spring. The NIH Community Chorus will perform a set of American songs, and the NIH Community Orchestra will salute Cole Porter in a fun medley, too! Free admission, donations accepted for NIH ... Read More


Discover the Healer Within: Yogic Breathing & Stretches with BK Shila Sanghani


Participants will learn various breathing patterns and techniques that can be used to stimulate energy flow, release tension, and promote a sense of well-being. Through conscious and deliberate breathing, individuals can tap into their body's natural healing mechanisms and promote overall vitality. Accompanying the breathwork, the session will incorporate gentle stretches and movements. By combining breath with intentional stretches, participants ... Read More