Illustration from FiveStone Church

Thursday, February 1

Acorn Hill Waldorf Kindergarten & Nursery Tour, 9504 Brunett Ave., 9:15-9:45 a.m.

Carpe Diem Arts’ Jump Start Family Fun Night Out, benefit for Jump Start Arts Outreach Fund, El Golfo, 8739 Flower Ave., Adults $5, 5:45 and 6:45 p.m.

Screening, “This Little Light of Mine: The Legacy of Fannie Lou Hamer,” Takoma Park Community Center, 7500 Maple Ave., 7:30-9 p.m.

The Dog Must Die,” The Highwood Theatre, 914 Silver Spring Ave., $25, 7:30 p.m.

Friday, February 2

The Dog Must Die,” The Highwood Theatre, 914 Silver Spring Ave., $25, 8 p.m.

Saturday, February 3

Silver Spring School of Rock @The Highwood Theatre, 914 Silver Spring Ave., noon-4:30 p.m.

FSGW Mid-Winter Mini Folk Festival, Takoma Park Middle School, 7611 Piney Branch Rd., noon-10:30 p.m.

Chinese New Year Celebration: Lion Dance, Silver Spring Library, 900 Wayne Ave., 5th Floor, 1 p.m.

Maritime Voices At FSGW Mini-Fest, Takoma Park Middle School, 7611 Piney Branch Rd., $8-$23, 1-3 p.m.

“The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds,” The Highwood Theatre, 914 Silver Spring Ave., $20, 8 p.m.

The Dog Must Die,” The Highwood Theatre, 914 Silver Spring Ave., $25, 8 p.m.

Anna H. Wang Presidential Concert Series @ WAU Presents: Charles Castleman, Washington Adventist University, 7600 Flower Ave., $25, 8-10 p.m.

Sunday, February 4

Casseroles for a Cause

Greyhound Welfare Meet ‘n Greet, The Big Bad Woof, 6960 Maple St., NW, 9-11 a.m.

Leo’s 5K Run/Walk benefit, East Silver Spring Elementary School, 631 Silver Spring Ave., $25-$30, 9 a.m.-noon

“The Effect of Gamma Rays on Man-in-the-Moon Marigolds,” The Highwood Theatre, 914 Silver Spring Ave., $20, 2 p.m.

The Dog Must Die,” The Highwood Theatre, 914 Silver Spring Ave., $25, 2 p.m.

Artisan Market, Busboys and Poets Takoma, 235 Carroll St., NW, 5-7 p.m.

Wednesday, February 7

Join the Resistance February general meeting, Blair High School cafeteria, 51 University Blvd. E., 7-9 p.m.

Thursday, February 8

Silver Spring Transportation Management District meeting, Discovery Communications, 8-10 a.m. RSVP required

Black History and Heritage, Silver Spring Library, 900 Wayne Ave., 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Carpe Diem! Second Thursday Contra Dance, Silver Spring Civic Building, $5-$10, 7-10 p.m.

The Dog Must Die,” The Highwood Theatre, 914 Silver Spring Ave., $25, 7:30 p.m.

Mike Diegel