Raising the Holiday Curtain: Free Concert with NIH Community Orchestra & Chorus

The NIH Community Orchestra & Chorus are delighted to bring to Silver Spring a short holiday program covering three centuries of orchestral, chamber, and choral works. Two 20th century favorites, by Lauridsen and Shaw’s Many Moods of Christmas; will be performed with works by Strauss, Gounod, and Handel (selections from Judas Maccabaeus). Free admission, with donations gratefully accepted for NIH … Read More

Windborne Evening Concert and Vocal Workshop

The captivating vocal quartet, Windborne, returns to FSGW for a workshop and concert at the Church of the Ascension in Silver Spring on Saturday, September 24. Known for innovative arrangements, their harmonies are bold and anything but predictable. On the afternoon before the concert, learn how Windborne creates their stunning harmonies and unusual arrangements in a hands-on workshop. Windborne will … Read More

Takoma Park Fourth to Feature “Parade” of Homes and Businesses

The Takoma Park Independence Day Committee announced that this year’s celebration will be a different sort of parade—a parade of local homes and businesses. The traditional parade has been cancelled again this year due to COVID-19 and in its place, the committee is asking homeowners and businesses to turn their properties into “floats” to show their Takoma Park Independence Day spirit.