Friday, Dec. 6

Opening Night, “Twelfth Night,” Lumina Theatre, Silver Spring Black Box Theatre, 8641 Colesville Rd., $15–$18, 7 p.m.

The Takoma Sessions: Fall Concert Series, Tonal Park, 7014-C Westmoreland Ave., $12–$18, 7–9:30 p.m.

Saturday, Dec. 7

Pennyworth Boutique/Grace Church Christmas Bazaar, 1607 Grace Church Rd., 9 a.m.–3 p.m.

Techniques of Medical Illustration: Watercolor Pencil, National Museum of Health and Medicine, 2500 Linden Lane, 10 a.m.–noon

Friends of Takoma Park Holiday Book Sale, Takoma Park Community Center, 7500 Maple Ave., 10 a.m.–2 p.m.

2019 Takoma Park Holiday Art Sale, Takoma Park Community Center, 7500 Maple Ave., 10 a.m.–3 p.m.

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

Takoma Park Craftwomen’s 38th Annual Holiday Show & Sale opening, 7208 Maple Ave., 10 a.m.–4 p.m.

Holiday Book Sale, Silver Spring Library, 900 Wayne Ave., 10:30 a.m.–4 p.m.

Cedar Avenue Artists Show opening, 7209 Cedar Ave., 11 a.m.–4 p.m.

Alternative Gift Fair, Takoma Park Presbyterian Church, 310 Tulip Ave., noon– 4p.m.

DC Arts Studios 40th Anniversary Celebration & Annual Holiday Open Studios, 6525 Willow St., N.W., 4–7 p.m.

Sunday, Dec. 8

Pajamarama, various Takoma Park locations, 8–11 a.m.

Christmas Concert, Takoma Park Presbyterian Church, 310 Tulip Ave., 11 a.m.–12:30 p.m.

Holiday Party and “Women in White” opening, Historic Takoma, 7328 Carroll Ave., 1–4 p.m.

Drafts & Crafts: Third Annual Holiday Market, Denizens Brewing Co., 1115 East-West Highway, 1–6 p.m.

Collage Ornaments Workshop For Adults & Children, CREATE Arts Center, 914 Silver Spring Ave., $35, 2:30–4:30 p.m.

Musical Arts International concert with Duo Amadeae, Calvary Lutheran Church, 9545 Georgia Ave., 3 p.m.

Art Reception Delicacies, Takoma Beverage Company, 6917 Laurel Ave., 6–9 p.m.

Monday, Dec. 9

Silver Spring Citizens Advisory Board meeting, Silver Spring Civic Building, 7 p.m.

Tuesday, Dec. 10

Ready Set Go! Nuts & Bolts of Starting a Business, Silver Spring Library, 900 Wayne Ave., 1:30–4 p.m.

Wednesday, Dec. 11

Your Digital Life After You Die, Silver Spring Library, 900 Wayne Ave., 2–3:30 p.m., RSVP to:
[email protected] or at 301.503.7401

Thursday, Dec. 12

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

Karim Nagi: Alive And Diverse!, Church of the Ascension, 633 Sligo Ave., $15–$15, 7:30–8:30 p.m.

Friday, Dec. 13

Census Jobs Recruitment Outreach, Silver Spring Library, 900 Wayne Ave., 1–3 p.m.

Pechakucha Volume 18: A Conversation With Death…, Silver Spring Civic Building, free–$25, 7–9:30 p.m.

Crys Mathews, Carroll Café, 276 Carroll Ave., N.W., suggested donation $18–$20, 7:30–9:30 p.m.

Illustration from FiveStone Church

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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