Illustration from FiveStone Church

Thursday, January 4

Coffee Brewing 101, Kefa Café, Silver Spring Library, 900 Wayne Ave., 1st Floor (Fenton Street Entrance), 12:30-1 p.m.

Saturday, January 6

Montgomery Blair High School Carnival of the Animals music festival, 51 University Blvd. E., $5 presale, $7.50 at door, 10 a.m.-1 p.m.

“As You Wish” screening of “The Princess Bride,” Silver Spring Library, 900 Wayne Ave., 3rd Floor, 3 p.m.

Monday, January 8

Silver Spring Citizens Advisory Board meeting, Silver Spring Civic Building, 7-9 p.m.

Thursday, January 11

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

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

Friday, January 12

Winter Choral Concert, Levine Music, Silver Spring Library, 900 Wayne Ave., 2nd Floor, 7-9 p.m.

Mike Diegel