Upcoming Events, March 29-April 5

Friday, March 29

2019 YMCA Mom Prom—Pretty in Pink! Benefit, Silver Spring Civic Building, $45-$1,500, 7 p.m.

Gallery Night with Gilly McCaney, Great Shoals Winery, 7050 Carroll Ave., 7-10 p.m.

Improv Comedy Night, The Highwood Theatre, 914 Silver Spring Ave., $11, 8-9:30 p.m.

Saturday, March 30

NOAA Open House, 1315 East-West Highway, 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

Love Your Local, various Takoma Park businesses, 9:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Sligo Creek Stormwater Project Tour, meet at Colesville Road and St. Andrews Way, 10 a.m.-noon

Learn to Mediate Workshop, Meditation Museum, 9525 Georgia Ave., donations accepted, 11 a.m.-noon

Record Exchange Revue, 8642 Colesville Rd. 2-4 p.m.

Stand Up Silver Spring, Cissel-Saxon American Legion Post 41, 905 Sligo Ave., $15-$20, 7:30-9:30 p.m.

Documentary Screening, “Revolution Is In Your Head,” Takoma Park Community Center, 7500 Maple Ave., 8-10 p.m.

Sunday, March 31

Stop the Bleed Day, National Museum of Health and Medicine, 2500 Linden Lane, 10 a.m.-noon

“Saint John Passion,” St. Luke Lutheran Church Oratorio Choir, St. Luke Lutheran Church, 9100 Colesville Rd., freewill offering  to benefit Shepherd’s Table, 5 p.m.

“Come As You Are” Meditation, UP – Healing, Wellness, Adventure, 8083 Georgia Ave., 2nd Floor, donations accepted, 5:30-7 p.m.

Wednesday, April 3

Montgomery County Energy Summit, Silver Spring Civic Building, $45-$75, 9 a.m.-7 p.m.

“The Lighter Side of Aging” with Vanella A. Jackson-Crawford, Coffield Community Center, 2450 Lyttonsville Rd. 2-4:30 p.m.

Women And The Criminal Justice System: A Closer Look,” Silver Spring Civic Building, 7-8:30 p.m.

Thursday, April 4

Arts on the Block Open House, Fenton Street Pop-Up Studio, 8510 Fenton St., 6-8 p.m.

Comedy as a Second Language, Busboys and Poets, 235 Carroll St. N.W., $10-$20, 7 and 9 p.m.

Friday, April 5

Improv Comedy Night, The Highwood Theatre, 914 Silver Spring Ave., $11, 8-9:30 p.m.

Opening Night, “Social Darwinism,” Cultural Arts Center, Montgomery College, 7995 Georgia Ave., $5-$10, 8 p.m.

Opening Night, “An Act of God,” The Highwood Theatre, 914 Silver Spring Ave., $15, 8-9:30 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, March 29-April 5