Friday, March 15

Montgomery Parks Speakers Series, “The Case For Open Space,” 8787 Georgia Ave., noon-2 p.m.

“Titanic” opening night, The Highwood Theatre, 914 Silver Spring Ave., $20, 8 p.m.

Improv Comedy Night, The Highwood Theatre, 914 Silver Spring Ave., $11, 8-9:30 p.m.

Saturday, March 16

Brain Awareness Day, National Museum of Health and Medicine, 2500 Linden Lane, 10 a.m.-2 p.m.

Learn to Mediate Workshop, Meditation Museum, 9525 Georgia Ave., donations accepted, 11 a.m.-noon

Pouring Madness! A Paint Pouring Experience, Plaza Artists Materials, 8205 Georgia Ave., 1-4 p.m.

Feeling Healthy and Vibrant, Meditation Museum, 9525 Georgia Ave., donations accepted, 1:30-3 p.m.

Busting High Drug Prices: A Community Action Forum with U.S. Rep. Jamie Raskin, Northwood High School, 919 University Blvd. W., 4-6 p.m.

Faux Folk Fair 7: Zanarkand, Record Exchange, 8642 Colesville Rd., 6-8 p.m.

Classical House Concert, Banner Arts, 7502 Flower Ave., $20, 7:30 p.m.

Sunday, March 17

“Come As You Are” Meditation, UP – Healing, Wellness, Adventure, 8083 Georgia Ave., 2ndFloor, donations accepted, 5:30-7 p.m.

The Sultan and The Saint,” screening, Busboys and Poets, 235 Carroll St., N.W., 6-8 p.m.

Selwyn Birchwood Band, Cissel-Saxon American Legion Post 41, 905 Sligo Ave., $20-$30, 6-9 p.m.

Monday, March 18

Forest Knolls, Montgomery Knolls, and Pinecrest Elementary Schools, and Eastern and Silver Spring International Middle Schools Boundary Study meeting, Forest Knolls Elementary School, 10830 Eastwood Ave., 7:15-9:15 p.m.

Tuesday, March 19

Great American Songbook Chorus Concert, Levine Music, 900 Wayne Ave., 11:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

Forest Glen/Montgomery Hills Sector Plan Community Meeting, 8787 Georgia Ave., 6-8 p.m.

Wednesday, March 20

Author Talk: Magic and Tragic Rosebud with Nancy Walker, Long Branch Library, 8800 Garland Ave., 3 p.m.

Winter Speaker Series, “Imagine the Future of Montgomery County,” 8787 Georgia Ave., 6 p.m.

Thursday, March 21

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

Third Thursday Poetry Reading, Takoma Park Community Center, 7500 Maple Ave., 7:30-9 p.m.

Friday, March 22

Performance Institute Showcase, Levine Music, 900 Wayne Ave., 7:30-9 p.m.

Improv Comedy Night, The Highwood Theatre, 914 Silver Spring Ave., $11, 8-9:30 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.
Upcoming Events, March 15-22