Illustration from FiveStone Church

Wednesday, September 6

Silver Spring-Takoma Park Restaurant Week continues through Sept. 10

Historical Fiction: Its Past And Future—Conversation With Annamaria Alfieri, Silver Spring Library, 900 Wayne Ave., 7-8:30 p.m.

Thursday, September 7

Grand Opening Takowork shared space, 7000 Carroll Ave., 2nd Floor, 6:30-8 p.m.

Meet Barry Wood, author, “Exploring New Europe: A Bicycle Journey,” Silver Spring Library, 900 Wayne Ave., 7-8 p.m.

Safe Silver Spring quarterly meeting with 3rd District Police, 1002 Milestone Dr., 7-10 p.m.

Friday, September 8

Lunch with the Mayor, El Marinero Comida Lantina and Grill, 1319 University Blvd. E., Takoma Park, noon

Benefit for Discover Long Branch 5K 2017, Olive Lounge & Grill, 7006 Carroll Ave., 4:30-7 p.m.

Saturday, September 9

Fall Student Theatre Programs Open House, Highwood Theatre, 914 Silver Spring Ave., 11 a.m.-2 p.m.

Jazz Jam, Levine Music, 900 Wayne Ave., 2nd Floor, 1-3 p.m.

Open House, Beginner and Intermediate Orchestra, Levine Music, 900 Wayne Ave., 2nd Floor, 1:30-3:30 p.m

Silver Spring Jazz Festival, Veterans Plaza, 3-10 p.m.

Sunday, September 10

Takoma Park Folk Festival, Takoma Park Middle School, 7611 Piney Branch Rd., 10:30 a.m.-6:30 p.m.

50+ Expo for Seniors, Silver Spring Civic Building, noon-4 p.m.

Fenton Street Market, Ellsworth Drive, noon-6 p.m.

First Music Open House, Levine Music, 900 Wayne Ave., 2nd Floor, 2-4 p.m.

Monday, September 11

Community Meeting, Master Plan of Highways and Transitways, Park and Planning Auditorium, 8787 Georgia Ave., 7-9 p.m., RSVP to attend

Silver Spring Citizens Advisory Board meeting, Silver Spring Civic Building, 7 p.m.

Tuesday, September 12

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

Bus Rapid Transit Central meeting, Silver Spring Methodist Church Scout Room #111, 33 University Blvd. E., 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Thursday, September 14

Silver Spring Transportation Management District Advisory Committee Monthly Meeting, Discovery Communications, 8 a.m.

Mike Diegel