Illustration from FiveStone Church

Wednesday, Aug. 8

Summer Drum Circles, Gazebo, 7035 Carroll Ave., donations requested, 7-9 p.m.

Flower Avenue House Concert, Banner Arts, 7502 Flower Ave., $20, 7:30-9:30 p.m.

Thursday, Aug. 9

Discover Long Branch Pop-Up SummerFest, Long Branch Pool, 8700 Piney Branch Rd., 5-8 p.m.

Soul Crackers, Veterans Plaza, 7-9 p.m.

Carpe Diem! Second Thursday Contra Dance, Silver Spring Civic Building, $5-$10, 7-10 p.m.

Friday, Aug. 10

Cat VideoFest,” Silver Screens on Sonny’s Green, The Blairs, 1290 East-West Highway, approx. 8 p.m.

Saturday, Aug. 11

Anatomy of Sports,” National Museum of Health and Medicine, 2500 Linden Lane, 10 a.m.-noon

The Power of Trust with Sister Jenna,” Meditation Museum, 9525 Georgia Ave., donations accepted, 1:30-3 p.m.

Black Card Declined,” Improbably Comedy, American Legion Cissel-Saxon Post 41, $20, 8-11 p.m.

Sunday, Aug. 12

Latin Heritage Festival, Veterans Plaza, 2-8 p.m.

Drumming Workshop, Artivate, corner of Ramsey Avenue and Fidler Lane, 3 p.m.

Tuesday, Aug. 14

Leading The Way: Montgomery County Confronts Climate Change,” Silver Spring Civic Building, 8:30 a.m.-noon

Just Cause Eviction Study meeting, Silver Spring Civic Building, Fenton Room, 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Read It and See It Summer Movie Night: “Wonder,” Silver Spring Library, 900 Wayne Ave., 6:30 p.m.

Wednesday, Aug 15

Need Answers to Your Medicare Questions?” Silver Spring Civic Building, 2-3:30 p.m.

Fungi: The Gardener’s BFF,” Historic Takoma, 7328 Carroll Ave., 7:30 p.m.

Thursday, Aug. 16

The Secret Power of You,” Meditation Museum, 9525 Georgia Ave., donations accepted, 6:30-8:30 p.m.

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Upcoming Events, Aug. 8-16

Upcoming Events, Aug. 8-16

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, Aug. 8-16