Friday, May 3

Opening Night, “Richard III” from Lumina Theatre, Silver Spring Black Box Theatre, 8641 Colesville Rd., $8-$18, 7 p.m.

First Friday at the American Legion!, Cissel-Saxon American Legion Post 41, 905 Sligo Ave., 7 p.m.-midnight

Saturday, May 4

Scout Day at the Medical Museum, National Museum of Health and Medicine, 2500 Linden Lane, 10 a.m.-noon

WABA Adult City Cycling Classes, 8787 Georgia Ave. $10, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

B&O Railroad Station Open House, 8100 Georgia Ave., 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Brewer Spring Art & Culture Crawl, meet at Penguin Mural, $50, 1-4 p.m.

Shindigalicious! Garage/Punk Rock Night with Apollo 66, The Ubangis and Anmh!,Cissel-Saxon American Legion Post 41, 905 Sligo Ave., 7 p.m.-midnight

Origins Concert, Church of the Ascension, 633 Sligo Ave., $10-$15, 8-10 p.m.

Sunday, May 5

Greyhound Welfare Meet and Greet, The Big Bad Woof, 6960 Maple St. N.W. 9-11 a.m.

Takoma Park Farmers Market Spring Planting Day, Laurel & Carroll avenues, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

I-495/I-270 Town Hall with Councilmember Tom Hucker, Silver Spring Civic Building, 11 a.m.-1 p.m.

A Wider Circle Walk to End Poverty, begin at location of your choice, end at Center for Community Service, 9159 Brookville Rd., $25, noon-4 p.m.

Takoma Park House & Garden Tour, Takoma Park Presbyterian Church, 310 Tulip Ave., $25, 1-5 p.m.

Talbot Avenue Bridge Community Spring Party, 4th and Talbot avenues, 2-4 p.m.

Spring Fiesta (Fiesta De Primavera), Flower Avenue Urban Park, 8746 Flower Ave. 3-6 p.m.

Monday, May 6

Nurses Day Tour At The Medical Museum, National Museum of Health and Medicine, 2500 Linden Lane, 1-2 p.m.

STEM Robotics After-School: Learn How to Code Robots For Kids, Silver Spring Library, 900 Wayne Ave., 7-8 p.m.

Wednesday, May 8

Musicalitea, Levine Music, 900 Wayne Ave., 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Ask An #Actuallyautistic Adult, Silver Spring Civic Building, $15, 7-9 p.m.

Thursday, May 9

Live Discussion with County Executive Marc Elrich, 1-2 p.m.

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

Throw Like A Girl” Rough-Cut Documentary Screening, Takoma Park Community Center, 7500 Maple Ave., 7:30-9:30 p.m.

Friday, May 10

OCEAN Celtic Quartet, Carroll Café, Seekers Church, 276 Carroll Ave., N.W., $18-$20, 7:30 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, May 3-10