Illustration from FiveStone Church

Wednesday, August 30

Immunization clinic for Tdap and or MCV, Silver Spring Health Center, 8630 Fenton St., 10th Floor, Free, 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m.

Thursday, August 31

Family Moving Field Guide Through Takoma Park, Dance Exchange, 7117 Maple Ave. 6-8 p.m.

“Open Space: A Prayer Service for Justice and Peace,” Silver Spring United Methodist Church, 8900 Georgia Ave., 7 p.m.

Friday, September 1

Red Cross Blood Drive, Long Branch Library, 8800 Garland Ave., 1-5 p.m.

African Diaspora Entrepreneurship Summit, Silver Spring Civic Building, 1-6 p.m.

School of Rock pre-movie concert, Veterans Plaza, 7-8 p.m.

Silver Screens movie, “School of Rock,” Veterans Plaza, 8 p.m.

Sunday, September 3

Ethiopian Day Festival, Veterans Plaza, 2-9 p.m.

Monday, September 4

Labor Day, County Holiday Schedule

Tuesday, September 5 to Sunday, September 10

Silver Spring/Takoma Park Restaurant Week, Kickoff Event Sept. 5 with Tom Hucker, Republic, 6939 Laurel Ave., Happy Hour, 6-7:30 p.m.

Homebirth Info Session, Vicino’s Ristorante Italiano, 959 Sligo Ave., 7-9 p.m.

Wednesday, September 6

Historical Fiction: Its Past And Future—Conversation With Annamaria Alfieri, Silver Spring Library, 900 Wayne Ave., 7-8:30 p.m.

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.
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