Illustration from FiveStone Church
Wednesday, September 20
Silver Spring Arts & Entertainment Advisory Committee meeting, Silver Spring Civic Building, 4 p.m.
Thursday, September 21
Silver Spring Urban District Advisory Committee meeting, 8110 Georgia Ave., 3rd Floor, 3:30 p.m.
Washington Revels-Carpe Diem Community Sing, Bennington Drive Park, 599 Bennington Dr., 6:30-8:30 p.m.
Friday, September 22
Lunch with the Mayor, Campeon Rotisserie Chicken & Bakery, 902 Merrimac Dr., Takmoa Park, noon.
Improv Comedy Night, The Highwood Theatre, 914 Silver Spring Ave., $11, 8-9:30 p.m.
Saturday, September 23
DC Denizens meeting, Denizens Brewing Co., 1115 East-West Highway, 1:30-3 p.m.
Action Committee for Transit’s Gala Purple Line Celebration, 648 Ellsworth Dr., $35 and up, 3-5 pm.
Takoma Park Nuclear-Free Beer Fest IX, Cady Lee House, 7064 Eastern Avenue, N.W., 4-8 p.m.
East Silver Spring Elementary School Fundraiser with Airport 77s, VFW Post 350, 6420 Orchard Ave., Takoma Park, $10, 8-10 p.m.
Sunday, September 24
Screening, “Silver Spring: Story of an American Suburb,” AFI Silver Theatre, 8633 Colesville Rd., free, but ticket required, 11 a.m.
KIDFest (formerly Silver Spring Maker Faire), Silver Spring Civic Building, noon-5 p.m.
Difference Makers at KIDFest, Silver Spring Civic Building, noon-5 p.m.
Monday, September 25
Simulcast with Atul Gawande M.D., M.P.H., author, “Being Mortal’s Village: The Value of Community and Choice as We Grow Older,” Cultural Arts Center, 7995 Georgia Ave., 4:45-6 p.m. RSVP or call 301.503.7401.
Silver Spring Citizens Advisory Board monthly committee meetings, Silver Spring Civic Building, 7 p.m.
Tuesday, September 26
Revels World Story Time, 531 Dale Dr., 10:30-11:30 a.m.
Medical Museum Science Cafe: African American Doctors of World War I, National Museum of Health and Medicine, 2500 Linden Lane, 6-7 p.m.