Punk the Capital – Film Screening and Discussion

Montgomery County Public Libraries Wheaton Branch 11701 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring

When punk rock erupted in Washington DC, it was a mighty convergence of powerful music, friendships, and clear minds. Punk the Capital situates DC punk in the larger history of the era. 5/7, 3pm Film screening and discussion with the makers of Punk the Capital, James June Schneider and Paul Bishow. When punk rock erupted in Washington DC, it was ... Read More


Dog Lovers Comedy Happy Hour & Stand Up Show

Bark Social Bark Social 935 Prose Street North Bethesda, MD, Silver Spring, MD, United States

Improbable Comedy is returning to Bark Social to present the best doggone comedy show and happy hour. A night of laughs in a dog-friendly space. Did you miss our hilarious first show? Come on out! Feel free to come early, grab your seat, and purchase any food or drinks. Ticket holders will receive a BOGO discount on Bark Social wings, ... Read More

$20 – $25

Montgomery College: You Belong Here! (Virtual) – MC @ the Library


Join You Belong Here with MC @ the Libraries, a multilingual, virtual series to get all your questions about Montgomery College's programs and resources answered! May 17 (in English) REGISTER: https://mcpl.events/YBH-English MC offers programs for the whole family. Join us for an information session on Montgomery College's resources, programs, areas of study, degrees, professional certificates and licenses, and so MUCH ... Read More


The Originals All Native Comedy Show

Busboys and Poets Takoma 235 Carroll Street, Washington DC

A night of Native Comedy! Come enjoy our ALL NATIVE line-up where our First People get the last word. Featuring Gigi Modrich (Jicarilla Apache), Shea Vassar (Cherokee Nation), Jamar Hall (Navajo Nation) and Ixchel Hernandez (Nahua/Guxgatan) . Leave your stereotypes at home, acknowledge the land you're on, and enjoy an evening of comedy with a uniquely Original spin. Improbable Comedy ... Read More

$22 – $26

Ready to Roll: Bike to Work Day 2023

Veterans Plaza 1 Veterans Place, Silver Spring, MD, United States

Bike to Work Day is Friday, May 19, 2023. Join us at over 100 pit stops in DC, MD, and VA for this FREE event for a fun and healthy way to start your day. The first 15,000 who register and attend at a pit stop receive a FREE T-shirt. Free giveaways, food, and beverages at participating locations, while supplies ... Read More

Urban Birdfest

Old Takoma Ace Hardware 7001 Carroll Avenue, Takoma Park, MD, MD, United States

On Saturday, May 20, 10 am-1 pm, stop by Old Takoma Ace Hardware for our first-ever Urban Birdfest featuring crafts and activities, birding experts, plus great deals on bird supplies, giveaways, and more! Learn how to create a backyard bird sanctuary and attract and feed local birds. DIY bird feeders, bird house painting, and bird masks for the kids.


Cooking for Peace (Plant-Based Cooking & Talk)

Meditation Museum 9525 Georgia Avenue, Suite 101, Silver Spring

We all know the phrase you are what you eat, but we usually just think of the physical effects of food on our health. Come taste and learn to prepare plant-based recipes as we explore how food choices and food preparation affect our mental, spiritual, and physical well-being and the ethical impact on animals and the environment. This workshop includes ... Read More


Friendship Heights Makers Market & Street Festival

5200 Block of Wisconsin Avenue, West Side 5200 Wisconsin Avenue NW, Washington

The Friendship Heights Makers Market is returning this summer, bringing together two dozen creative vendors, prepared foods and neighborhood small businesses. Mark your calendars for May 20 to knock out your summer gift shopping while supporting local artisans and makers. Come early for giveaways for kids, and don’t miss the dance lessons and interactive fun. Stop by and shop from ... Read More


Crossroads Community Food Fair

Laurel Ave. & Carroll Ave. Laurel Ave. & Carroll Ave., Takoma Park, MD, United States

Stop by the Takoma Park Streetery on Sunday, May 21, for a day of delicious hyper-local food and community fun as the talented foodpreneurs of the TPSS Community Kitchen pop up along Laurel Avenue. Enjoy an incredible variety of sweet and savory eats and drinks from 15+ food businesses based in Takoma Park, including empanadas, Detroit-style pizza, burritos, tacos, pupusas, ... Read More