Friday, May 24

Fox 5 Zip Trip and blood drive with Children’s National Health System, Veterans Plaza, 7:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m.

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

Saturday, May 25

Tour of National Park Seminary, 9615 Dewitt Dr., $5, 1-3 p.m.

Sunday, May 26

Yappy Hour at Republic, 6939 Laurel Ave. 3-5 p.m.

Monday, May 27

Memorial Day

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

Tuesday, May 28

Critical Care in the Air,” National Museum of Health and Medicine, 2500 Linden Lane, 6-7 p.m.

Wednesday, May 29

Medicare and Health Insurance Information Session, Silver Spring Library, 900 Wayne Ave., 6-8 p.m.

Community Meeting–Silver Spring Intermediate Neighborhood Park, Sligo Avenue Neighborhood Park Activity Building: 500 Sligo Ave., 6:30-8:30 p.m.

Public Hearing, Forest Glen/Montgomery Hills Sector Plan, 8787 Georgia Ave., 7 p.m.

Friday, May 31

Kickoff Meeting, Long Branch Festival Week, El Golfo Restaurant, 8739 Flower Ave., 6-7:30 p.m.

TEDx Event, “Into the Unknown,” Montgomery Blair High School, 51 University Blvd. East, $18, 6-9 p.m.

Opening Night, “Footloose,” The Highwood Theatre, United Therapeutics Unisphere, 1000 Spring St., $20, 8-9:30 p.m.

Violin Recital by Henry Flory, Potter Violins, 7711 Eastern Ave., $30, 8-9:30 p.m.

The Bobby Smith Band, Takoma Park VFW, 6420 Orchard Ave., 8-11 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, May 24-31