Begun in 2018, the Talbot Avenue Bridge Lantern Walk is an annual local community event that weaves together neighborhoods once divided by racial segregation. All neighbors are welcome! Come join us in shining our lights in the darkness, promoting unity over division, remembering the past and taking steps toward a brighter future.
Community Bridges 5th Annual Girl Legacy Celebration is an evening of celebrating, “Creating Opportunities, Cultivating Potential and Achieving Dreams,” taking place on Friday, November 5th at 6:30pm. The Community Bridges girls have designed a virtual evening full of performances, awards and an opportunity to meet and greet with our amazing girls and alumnae. Every dollar … Read more
Two of America’s foremost performers and interpreters of traditional music join forces in a free, online concert for FSGW on Sunday, October 24 at 7 pm EDT. Each of these artists will have a chance to play off the ideas and performances of the other. Expect a sing-around afterward, and we’ve invited our performers to … Read more
The Montgomery County Animal Services and Adoption Center will waive adoption fees for all small animals, such as rabbits, gerbils, ferrets and guinea pigs, for two weeks, from Aug. 15 to Aug. 28. Known as “Pocket Pet Palooza,” the promotion is sponsored by the nonprofit organization Montgomery County Partners for Animal Well-Being.
Take a guided walking tour of the enchanting historic National Park Seminary, once a private women’s school, then Walter Reed’s rehabilitation center, and now a unique residential community. Tour starts at 2747 Linden Lane, Silver Spring at 1 pm and lasts 2 hours. Reservations are recommended. Go to www.saveourseminary.org/tours to reserve your space.