Friday, July 19

Downwire, Sligo Pit Bar-B-Q, 9701 Sligo Creek Parkway, 6-8 p.m.

Fab Five Artists’ Reception, The Back Wall Gallery at Things from Egypt and Beyond, 7002 Carroll Ave. 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Silver Spring-Takoma Thunderbolts Baseball, Montgomery Blair High School Stadium, 51 University Blvd. East, $2-$6, 7 p.m.

Opening Night, “The Wedding Singer,” The Highwood Theatre, 1000 Spring St., $17, 8-10 p.m.

Saturday, July 20

When Little Things Become Huge,” Meditation Museum, 9525 Georgia Ave., donations accepted, 1:30-3:30 p.m.

Family Science Night, Long Branch Library, 8800 Garland Ave., 2 p.m.

DC Blues Society’s FUNraiser, Cissel-Saxon American Legion Post 41, 905 Sligo Ave., $15, 4:30-10 p.m.

Songwriter’s Association of Washington fundraiser for the Takoma Park Folk Festival, Busboys and Poets, 235 Carroll Ave., N.W., $25, 7:30-10 p.m.

Sunday, July 21

Silver Spring-Takoma Thunderbolts Baseball, Montgomery Blair High School Stadium, 51 University Blvd. East, $2-$6, 6 p.m.

Carpe Diem Arts-Washington Revels Community & Family Sing, Seekers Church, 276 Carroll Ave., N.W. $5, 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Tuesday, July 23

Movie Afternoon-“How to Train Your Dragon: The Hidden World,” Long Branch Library, 8800 Garland Ave., 4 p.m.

Exploring Emerging DNA Technologies in Identifying Historic Human Remains,” National Museum of Health and Medicine, 2500 Linden Lane, 6-7 p.m.

Silver Spring-Takoma Thunderbolts Baseball, Montgomery Blair High School Stadium, 51 University Blvd. East, $2-$6, 7 p.m.

Wednesday, July 24

Feed the Senses with the Montgomery County Fair Royal Court, Silver Spring Library, 900 Wayne Ave., 2-3 p.m.

Thursday, July 25

The Shaun Jay Magic Show, Long Branch Library, 8800 Garland Ave., 6:30 p.m.

MoCo’s Got Talent, Veterans Plaza, 7-9 p.m.

Friday, July 26

DC Blues Society’s 4th Friday Happy Hour, Cissel-Saxon American Legion Post 41, 905 Sligo Ave., 6:30-9:30 p.m.

Opening Night, “Sweeney Todd,” The Highwood Theatre, 1000 Spring St., $20, 8-10 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.
Upcoming Events, July 19-26