Illustration from FiveStone Church

Thursday, May 3

Jump Start Family Fun Night Out benefit, El Golfo Restaurant, 8739 Flower Ave., $5, 5:30-7:30 p.m.

Impact Now! 2018, “Economic Equity: Addressing the Growing Wealth Divide,” Silver Spring Civic Building, 6-8:30 p.m.

Screening, “Burkinabè Rising: The Art of Resistance in Burkina Faso,” Takoma Park Community Center, 7500 Maple Ave., 7:30-9:30 p.m.

County Council District 5 Candidate Forum, Pinecrest Elementary School, 201 Woodmoor Dr., 7:30-9:30 p.m.

Saturday, May 5

Friends of Sligo Creek Bird Walk, Sligo Creek Parkway and Dallas Avenue, 8-10 a.m.

Design For Life Showcase, Silver Spring Civic Building, 9 a.m-2 p.m.

Long Branch Community Unity Festival, Long Branch Community Recreation Center, 8700 Piney Branch Rd., 9 a.m.-4 p.m.

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

Montgomery County GreenFest, Jesup Blair Park, 900 Jesup Blair Dr., 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

SSTB Repair Café at the Montgomery County GreenFest, Jesup Blair Park, 900 Jesup Blair Dr., 11 a.m.-4 p.m.

Meet the Author: Rudel Simon, Silver Spring Library, 900 Wayne Ave., 1:30-3:30 p.m.

Cinco De Mayo Street Party, Ellsworth by the Fountain, 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Levine Presents Bernstein Rocks! American Idiot, 900 Wayne Ave., $15, 7-8:30 p.m.

Sunday, May 6

Takoma Park Safe Routes to School 5K, Takoma Park Community Center, 7500 Maple Ave., 18 & under, $25, adults, $30, 8 a.m.

Fiesta Asia, Ellsworth by the Fountain, 10 a.m.-6 p.m.

Nurses Day Tour, National Museum of Health and Medicine, 2500 Linden Lane, 1-2 p.m.

Takoma Park House & Garden Tour, Historic Takoma, 7328 Carroll Ave., $22-$25, 1-5 p.m.

Warriors at Ease fundraiser concert, El Golfo Restaurant, 8739 Flower Ave., $20, 6-9 p.m.

Tuesday, May 8

Revels World Story Time, 531 Dale Dr., 10:30-11:30 a.m.

Purple Line Community Advisory Team for Silver Spring (Dale Drive, Library, and Metro Stations), Sligo Creek Elementary School All Purpose Room, 500 Schuyler Rd., 7-8:30 p.m.

Wednesday, May 9

May Sparkle! What We Need to Know About Social Media in 2018, Silver Spring Civic Building, 2-3:30 p.m.

Thursday, May 10

Fluid Dynamics Art Exhibition Opening Reception, Takoma Park Community Center, 7500 Maple Ave., 7-8:30 p.m.

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

 

 

Mike Diegel