Upcoming Events, April 4-12

Illustration from FiveStone Church

Wednesday, April 4

2018 Montgomery County Energy Summit, Silver Spring Civic Building, $35-$65, 8 a.m.-5:30 p.m.

Silver Spring Blues Festival benefit jam, El Golfo Restaurant, 8739 Flower Ave., 6-9 p.m.

Bus Rapid Transit U.S. 29 Open House, White Oak Community Center Social Hall, 1700 April Lane, 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Takoma Junction site plan public presentation to city council, Takoma Park Community Center, 7500 Maple Ave., 7:30 p.m.

Thursday, April 5

Public Hearing for 850 Sligo Ave. proposal, Park and Planning, 8787 Georgia Ave., check agenda (at link) for time

Metropolitan-Area Test of National Wireless Emergency Alerts System, 10-11 a.m.

Jump Start Family Fun Night Out, benefit for Carpe Diem’s Jump Start with the Arts, El Golfo Restaurant, 8739 Flower Ave., $5, 5:45-7:15 p.m. (two shows)

Community Arts Faculty Exhibition Reception, Cultural Arts Center, Montgomery College, 7995 Georgia Ave., 6-8 p.m.

A Drum Major for Justice—Civil Rights Lecture by Clarence Page, Takoma Park Community Center, 7500 Maple Ave., 7:30-9 p.m.

Friday, April 6

2018 Difference Makers & Small Things Matter Silent Auction, Takoma Park Middle School, 7611 Piney Branch Rd., 6-8 p.m.

6th Annual Flora Singer, PTA Silent Auction, Silver Spring Civic Building, $5, 6:30-9:30 p.m.

Saturday, April 7

Community Bridges 3rd Annual Career and Innovation Summit, “We the Leaders,” Montgomery County Health Sciences Center, 7977 Georgia Ave., 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Silver Spring B&O Railroad Station Open House, 8100 Georgia Ave., 10 a.m.-3 p.m.

Silver Spring Craft Market, Bump ’n Grind, 1200 East-West Highway, 11 a.m.-3 p.m.

Masters of the Guitar Master Class: SoloDuo, Levine Music, 900 Wayne Ave., 2-4 p.m.

Sunday, April 8

Guldesky Concert: SoloDuo, Cultural Arts Center, Montgomery College, 7995 Georgia Ave., 4-6 p.m.

Monday, April 9

Interfaith Network of Montgomery County launch, Silver Spring Civic Building, 6-9 p.m.

Author Armiger Jagoe, “I Love Being Old: The Last Phase of Life Can Be Made the Best,” Silver Spring Library, 900 Wayne Ave., 6 p.m.

Tuesday, April 10

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

Action Committee for Transit meeting, Making Dale Drive Less Deadly, Silver Spring Civic Building, 7:30-9 p.m.

Wednesday, April 11

Earth Month SPARKLE program, Silver Spring Civic Building, 2-3:30 p.m., RSVP

Thursday, April 12

Silver Spring Transportation Management District Advisory Committee meeting, Discovery Communications Building, 8 a.m.

Virtual town hall with County Executive Ike Leggett, 1-2 p.m.

Cruisin’ With SEEC Gala: Creating a Sea of Change, The Fillmore Silver Spring, 8656 Colesville Rd., $3-$180, 6:30-10:30 p.m.

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

Screening, “Walls That Bleed: The Story of the Dudley/A&T Uprising,” Takoma Park Community Center Auditorium, 7500 Maple Ave., 7:30-9:30 p.m.


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