Illustration from FiveStone Church

Thursday, April 27

Guitar Center Grand Opening, Ellsworth Place, 8661 Colesville Rd., 10 a.m.

Friday, April 28

Money Smart Week: Investment Products and Risks,” Silver Spring Library, 900 Wayne Ave., noon-1:30 p.m.

Money Smart Week: Identity Theft, Protect Yourself,” Long Branch Library, 8800 Garland Ave., noon-1:30 p.m.

International Poetry Night, 1 Veterans’ Plaza, 7 p.m.

Saturday, April 29

Prescription Drug Take-Back Day, MCP 3rd District Station, 1002 Milestone Dr., Schweinhaut Senior Center, 1000 Forest Glen Rd., Takoma Park City Building Lobby, 7500 Maple Ave., 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Montgomery County Youth Media Festival, AFI Silver Theatre, 8633 Colesville Rd., 10:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m.

Art Hop Takoma, various locations, 11 a.m.-6 p.m.

YMCA Healthy Kids Day, New Hampshire Estates Elementary School, 8720 Carroll Ave., 3-5 p.m.

Sunday, April 30

Art Hop Takoma, various locations, 10 a.m.-3 p.m

Jazz Lecture: Ella Fitzgerald, Levine Music, 900 Wayne Ave., 2nd Floor, 11:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

Tuesday, May 2

Stop Motion Animation Workshop, Long Branch Library, 8800 Garland Ave., 3-4 p.m.

Mike Diegel

Mike Diegel

Co-Founder/Editor at Source of the Spring
Mike Diegel, a founding member of Source of the Spring, is a Silver Spring advocate who has been appointed by the county executive to several committees and task forces. He currently is a member of the Silver Spring Arts & Entertainment District Advisory Committee. His background is in journalism and he earned a bachelor of arts in communications from McDaniel College. He is self-employed as a communications consultant and is an active volunteer with Appalachian Great Pyrenees Rescue. He has lived for more than 20 years in Northwood/Four Corners with his wife Trish and multiple Great Pyrenees dogs. He is better known around Silver Spring as the Guy with the Big White Dogs.
Mike Diegel