Skate Night

Woodside Urban Park 8800 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring

Perfect your tricks and catch some air at Skate Night. Open to skaters of all abilities, the free event series will take place at different skate parks throughout Montgomery Parks and each event will have a live DJ, food trucks and a giveaway. Whether you’ve been on wheels for years or recently picked it up, you won’t want to miss ... Read More

Free
Recurring

Drag Queen Story Hour

Brookside Gardens 1800 Glenallen, Wheaton, MD

Brookside Gardens, in partnership with Drag Queen Story Hour of Montgomery County and WAM and Fam hosts a monthly Drag Queen Story Hour (DQSH). Drag Queen Story Hour (DQSH) is just what it sounds like—drag queens reading stories to children in libraries, schools, and bookstores – and now in the Gardens! DQSH captures the imagination and play of the gender ... Read More

Free

2022 Summer Reading Challenge! Kick-off Party — In-Person

Montgomery County Public Libraries Rockville 21 Maryland Avenue, Rockville

Join us to celebrate Oceans of Possibilities at MCPL! The 2022 Summer Reading Challenge! Kick-off party will be held rain or shine on Saturday, June 18, from 10:30 -12:00 noon at the Rockville Library. If it rains, festivities will move indoors. Outside you can visit the hands-on Chesapeake Bay Foundation table where you can explore objects that showcase efforts to ... Read More

Free

Jazz in the Parks Presents: Akua Allrich

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

The DC region’s most acclaimed jazz musicians are returning to the ever-popular Jazz in The Parks on the Great Lawn this summer. Bring your neighbors and friends for the city’s favorite laid-back summer evenings. Bring your own picnic, blanket and refreshments, and enjoy popular food trucks. Presenting Akua Allrich-Jazz vocalist and D.C.-native Akua Allrich has proven herself to be a ... Read More

Free

MSO Youth Concerto Competition Concert and Juneteenth Celebration

Sligo Seventh-Day Adventist Church 7700 Carroll Avenue, Takoma Park

The Montgomery Symphony Orchestra invites you to our Youth Concerto Competition Concert and Juneteenth Celebration!  We will continue the celebration with a bake sale, used book sale, silent auction, and stringed instrument petting zoo sponsored by Potter Violins.  Free Admission and Parking, Face masks required. Bologne, Symphony No. 1 in G major, Op. 11Hüe, Fantasie for Flute and Orchestra   ... Read More

Free
Recurring

Family Pottery Session 2

CREATE Arts Center 914 Silver Spring Ave, Silver Spring

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

$250.00
Recurring

Advanced Family Pottery Session 2

CREATE Arts Center 914 Silver Spring Ave, Silver Spring

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

$250.00

DC Youth Orchestra Concert

Outdoors 711 Chesapeake Ave, Silver Spring, MD

Please join the DC Youth Orchestra Program for a bon voyage concert! DCYOP’s top ensemble will tour Spain and Portugal, performing in stunning concert venues and collaborating with a local youth orchestra. Before they set off, the Youth Orchestra will give a U.S. concert so that families, friends, and community members can hear them perform. The repertoire includes several premieres. ... Read More

Free

Echoes of Ellis Island Opening Celebration

Chevy Chase Pavilion 5335 Wisconsin Avenue, Washington

The first floor of the Chevy Chase Pavilion will be transformed into a photo gallery and cultural space showing photos of Ellis Island in partnership with Lost Origins Gallery and the International Focus on the Story Photography Festival. Don’t miss the opportunity to mingle with friends, hear from the photographer Jarob Ortiz, and connect with neighbors on three dates this ... Read More

Free

Teen Pride on the Field White Oak

White Oak Community Recreation Center 1700 April Lane, Silver Spring, MD

On Friday, June 24, Montgomery County Recreation Department and Unmatched Athlete will partner for a day of outdoor games and sports in White Oak for LGBTQ+ teens. No matter your athletic ability, there will be something fun for everybody! Lunch will be provided at noon.

Free