Upcoming Events, July 11-19

Illustration from FiveStone Church

Thursday, July 12

Silver Spring Transportation Management District Advisory Committee Meeting, Discovery Communications, 8 a.m., RSVP

Kanopy Film Screenings—“Antarctic: A Year on Ice,” Silver Spring Library, 900 Wayne Ave., 6-7:30 p.m.

Citizens Against Beltway Expansion planning meeting, Indian Springs Recreational Center, 9717 Lawndale Dr. 7 p.m.

Animals Altered Art Exhibition Opening Reception, Takoma Park Community Center, 7500 Maple Ave., 7 p.m.

Gary and the Groove, Veterans Plaza, 7-9 p.m.

Fundamentals of Drawing and Painting: Acrylics, CREATE Arts Center, 914 Silver Spring Ave., $45, 7-9 p.m.

Citizens Against Beltway Expansion organizational meeting, Indian Springs Recreation Center, 9771 Lawndale Dr., 7-9 p.m.

Design Charrette: Building Form, Montgomery College Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus,
Cultural Arts Center, 
7995 Georgia Ave. 7-9:30 p.m., RSVP

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

Friday, July 13

Silver Screens at Sonny’s Green, The Blairs Shopping Center, 1330 East-West Highway, 8 p.m.

Saturday, July 14

Laser Letters: Hand Letterings for Laser Cutting, Catylator Makerspace, 8121 Georgia Ave., Suite LL1, $50, 2:30-5:30 p.m.

DC Blues Society’s 14th Annual Hotter-Than-July Fish Fry & Show, Cissel-Saxon American Legion Post 41, 905 Sligo Ave., $15, 4-11 p.m.

Flower Avenue House Concert: Trios for Clarinet, Cello and Piano, BannerArts Studio, 7502 Flower Ave., $20, 7:30-9:30 p.m.

Monday, July 16

Lighten the Load event with Department of Environmental Protection, Silver Spring Safeway, 909 Thayer Ave., 4-6 p.m.

Impact Silver Spring Local Economy Activator, Silver Spring Civic Building, 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Wednesday, July 18

Free Speaker Series: The 11th Street Bridge Park and the Restoration of the Anacostia Watershed, 8787 Georgia Ave., noon-2 p.m., preregister for free boxed lunch

Long Branch Book Discussion: Isadora by Amelia Gray, Long Branch Library, 8800 Garland Ave., 2 p.m.

Thursday, July 19

Virtual Town Hall with County Executive Ike Leggett, 1-2 p.m.

Volunteer Park Cleanup, Long Branch Garland Neighborhood Park, 8601 Garland Ave., 9-11 a.m.

Sweet Saludos, Veterans Plaza, 7-9 p.m.

Fundamentals of Drawing and Painting: Watercolors, CREATE Arts Center, 914 Silver Spring Ave., $45, 7-9 p.m.

We are expanding our coverage, and we need your help. Click here for more information.

Read More:
Police: Silver Spring Teen Missing Since July 18

Sign up for our
Free Email Newsletters!

Stay connected to your community through our free email newsletters!
Emails are delivered daily to our 2,457 subscribers.

We don’t spam! Read our privacy policy for more info.