Friday, Nov. 8

Holiday Helpers Workshop, Arts on the Block, 8510 Fenton St., 11 a.m.–4 p.m.

Greg Greenway, Carroll Café at Seekers Church, 276 Carroll Ave., N.W., $18–$20, 7–9:30 p.m.

Bhi Bhiman Concert, Cultural Arts Center at Montgomery College, 7995 Georgia Ave., MC Students: $5, MC Faculty & Staff: $10, General Public: $15– $20, 8–9:30 p.m.

Bud Skeleton, Takoma VFW Post 350 Hell’s Bottom, 6420 Orchard Ave., 8–11 p.m.

Saturday, Nov. 9

City of Takoma Park First Time Home Buyers Seminar, Takoma Park Community Center, 7500 Maple Ave., 8:30 a.m.–2:30 p.m., register at 301.891.7216 or email [email protected]

Go Green Day and Thanksgiving Food Drive for A Wider Circle, Argyle Park, 1030 Forest Glen Rd., 9–11 a.m.

Poses And Pledges: A Fundraiser For Warriors At Ease, UP— Healing | Wellness| Adventure, 8083 Georgia Ave., 2ndFloor, 9 a.m.–noon

Talbot Ave. Bridge Lantern Walk, Coffield Community Center, 2450 Lyttonsville Rd., Lantern making, 10 a.m.–1 p.m., walk 5:15 p.m.

Jazz Combo Recital, Levine Music, 900 Wayne Ave., 1:30–5:30 p.m.

Takoma Park’s Troop 33 Annual Pancake Supper and Scouting for Food Drive, Takoma Park Presbyterian Church, 310 Tulip Ave., $7 pre-sale, $8 PayPal, $9 at door, 4–8 p.m.

Lulu’s Fate concert, Allyworld at Tonal Park, 7014 Westmoreland Ave., Suite B, $20, 7:30 p.m.

Sunday, Nov. 10

Electric Vehicle Car Show, RS Auto, 7224 Carroll Ave., 9 a.m.–1 p.m.

Census 2020 Jobs Information Session, Long Branch Library, 8800 Garland Ave., 1:30–2:30 p.m.

Monday, Nov. 11

Veterans Day

Veterans Day Tour at the Medical Museum, National Museum of Health and Medicine, 2500 Linden Lane, 1-2 p.m.

Tuesday, Nov. 12

Revels Play Space, 531 Dale Dr., 10:30–11:30 a.m.

Helen Sung Jazz Piano Masterclass, Levine Music, 900 Wayne Ave., 6:30–8 p.m.

Get Out the Count census workshop, with Citizens Advisory Board and District 20 Del. Jheanelle Wilkins, Silver Spring Civic Building, 6:45 p.m.

Action Committee for Transit meeting, “Micromobility & Transit,” Silver Spring  Civic Building, 7:30 p.m.

Wednesday, Nov. 13

Silver Spring Village Autumn Art Workshop, CREATE Arts Center, 914 Silver Spring Ave., 2–3:30 p.m., RSVP to [email protected] or 301.503.7401

Community Bridges Annual Girl Legacy Celebration, The Fillmore Silver Spring, 8656 Colesville Rd., $150 and up, 6:30–10 p.m.

Go Brent First Time Homebuyer Seminar, Silver Spring Civic Building 7–8:30 p.m.

Thursday, Nov. 14

Mini Voyageurs, Washington Revels, 531 Dale Dr., 10:30–11:30 a.m.

Online Chat with County Executive Marc Elrich, 2–3 p.m.

Coalition for Smarter Growth Accessory Dwelling Unit Workshop for Homeowners, Silver Spring Civic Building, 5–8 p.m.

Nature Revisited, Takoma Park Community Center, 7500 Maple Ave., 7–8:30 p.m.

Adult Student Recital, Levine Music, 900 Wayne Ave., 7–9 p.m.

Silver Spring Contra Dance, Silver Spring Civic Building, $5–$10, 7–10 p.m.

10th Annual Docs in Progress Community Stories Film Festival, Takoma Park Community Center, 7500 Maple Ave., 7:30–9 p.m.

Friday, Nov. 15

Irene Tu Comedy, Cultural Arts Center at Montgomery College, 7995 Georgia Ave., MC Students: $5, MC Faculty & Staff: $10, General Public: $15, 8–9 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, Nov. 8-15