Upcoming Events, June 14-21

Friday, June 14

“The Serengeti Rules” – Film Screening and Panel Discussion, AFI Silver Theatre, 8633 Colesville Rd., $13 (complimentary concessions included), 7:15-9:30 p.m.

Reunion Road CD release concert, Carroll Café, 276 Carroll St. N.W., $18-$20, 7:30-9:30 p.m.

Karen Collins & The Backroads Band, Takoma Park VFW, 6420 Orchard Ave., $10, 8-11 p.m.

Saturday, June 15

Beacon Market, East-West Highway and Blair Mill Road, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

Silver Spring Blues Festival, Veterans Plaza and Fountain Stage, 10 a.m.-10 p.m.

Better Bicycling Ride In Silver Spring, Whole Foods, 833 Wayne Ave., $10, 10:30 a.m.-noon

Screening, “The Rocky Horror Picture Show,” Silver Spring Library, 900 Wayne Ave. 1 & 5 p.m.

Healing Through Art: Workshop for Babylost Parents, CREATE Arts Center, 914 Silver Spring Ave., 1:30-4 p.m.

Overcoming Anger – How to Extinguish the Fire, Meditation Museum, 9525 Georgia Avenue, Suite 101, Donations accepted, 1:30-3 p.m.

An Evening With Swing Gadjo, Bump ’n Grind, 1200 East-West Highway, 6-8 p.m.

6th Annual Adult Play Day, with Granny and the Boys, Takoma VFW, 6420 Orchard Ave. 6-10 p.m.

Sunday, June 16

6th Annual “Fit Fathers Day” Celebration, Veterans Plaza, 10 a.m.-noon

Montgomery Symphony Orchestra concert, Silver Spring Civic Building, 3 p.m.

Silver Spring-Takoma Thunderbolts Baseball Game, Montgomery Blair Baseball Stadium, 51 University Blvd., East, $2-$6, 5:30 p.m.

Tuesday, June 18

Screening, “Lego 2,” Long Branch Library, 8800 Garland Ave., 4 p.m.

Wednesday, June 19

Revels World Story Time, 531 Dale Dr. 10:30-11:30 a.m.

Purple Line Long Branch Community Advisory Team meeting, Silver Spring Library, 900 Wayne Ave., 6:30-8 p.m.

Pepco Community Meeting: Sligo to Linden Underground Line Project, Grace Episcopal Church, 1607 Grace Church Rd., 6:30-8:30 p.m.

“Backyard Bee Keeping,” Historic Takoma, 7328 Carroll Ave., 7:30 p.m.

Thursday, June 20

Career Corner: One-on-One Job Search, Application and Resume Assistance, Silver Spring Library, 900 Wayne Ave., 10:30 a.m.-noon

Thursday Night Summer Concert Series, The Back Pages Band, Veterans Plaza, 7 p.m.

Third Thursday Open Poetry Reading, Takoma Park Community Center, 7500 Maple Ave., 7:30-9 p.m.

Friday, June 21

Music in the Park, Triangle Park, 4thand Blair Road, 6-7:30 p.m.

Movie Screening – “Mantra: Sounds Into Silence,” Meditation Museum, 9525 Georgia Avenue, Suite 101, Donations accepted, 6-8:30 p.m.

Carpe Diem Arts-Washington Revels Community & Family Sing, Bennington Drive Park, 599 Bennington Dr., $5-$10, 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Carpe Diem-Revels Community Family Sing, Seekers Church, 276 Carroll St. N.W., $5-$10, 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Illustration from FiveStone Church

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, June 14-21