Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2008

Chevy Chase

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Thursday, Jan. 10

Blood Drive will be held 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Suburban Hospital, Bethesda. Use McKinley St. Entrance. Donors must be at least 17 years old. Call 301-896-3295 or e-mail info@suburbanhospital.org.

English Conversation Club will meet at 10:15 a.m. at Davis Library, 6400 Democracy Blvd., Bethesda. Call 240-777-0922.

Time for Twos meets at 10:30 a.m. at Bethesda Library, 7400 Arlington Road, Bethesda. Call 240-777-0970.

Kiwanis Club of Bethesda meets 11:45 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Tragara Restaurant, 4935 Cordell Ave., Bethesda. Walter Pincus, Washington Post reporter, will discuss national and homeland security. $18. Call 301-493-6937 or e-mail patriciatiede@comcast.net.

Blood Pressure Screening will take place noon to 2 p.m. at Holy Cross Hospital Senior Source, 8580 Second Ave., Silver Spring. Call 301-754-8510.

AARP Widowed Persons Service support group will meet from 2-4 p.m. at Leland Community Center, 4301 Willow Lane, Chevy Chase. Call 301-652-2249.

Cancer Prevention and Survival Cooking Course will be held 7-8:30 p.m. at Suburban Hospital, 8600 Old Georgetown Road, Bethesda. Class will focus on dairy alternatives. Free. Call 202-244-5038 or visit www.CancerProject.org.

The premiere American tour performance of Russia’s Moiseyev Dance Company will be presented at 8 p.m. at the Music Center at Strathmore, 5301 Tuckerman Lane, North Bethesda. Call 301-581-5100 or visit www.strathmore.org.

Friday, Jan.11

Family caregiver support group for spouses will meet at 9:30 a.m. at Holy Cross Hospital, 1500 Forest Glen Road, Silver Spring. Call 301-754-7152 to register.

Contra Dance will be held 8:30-11:30 p.m. in the Spanish Ballroom, Glen Echo Park, 7300 MacArthur Blvd. The Glen Echo Open Band will play. $9 includes beginners workshop from 7:30-8:15 p.m. Call 301-634-2222 or visitwww.fridaynightdance.org.

Russia’s Moiseyev Dance Company will perform at 8 p.m. at the Music Center at Strathmore, 5301 Tuckerman Lane, North Bethesda. Call 301-581-5100 or visit www.strathmore.org.

Saturday, Jan. 12

ASCE Toastmasters Club meets at 9:20 a.m. at Davis Library, 6400 Democracy Blvd., Bethesda. Call Bernard Gogel 703-524-8038 or e-mail bggogel@hotmail.com.

Adventure-Based Camp Fair will be held 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Hudson Trail Outfitters, 12085 Rockville Pike, Rockville. The fair will showcase day and overnight camps that focus on outdoor adventure activities. Call 301-216-1248 or visit www.calleva.org.

Master Gardeners will answer garden questions 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Brookside Gardens, 1800 Glenallan Ave., Wheaton. Call 301-962-1400.

Recovery, Inc. mental health support group will meet at 10:30 a.m. at St. Mark Presbyterian Church, 10701 Old Georgetown Road, Rockville. Call 301-949-1327 or visit www.recovery-inc.org.

Cats and kittens are available for adoption 1-4 p.m. at Animal Welfare League of Montgomery County No-Kill Shelter, 18959 Bonanza Way, Gaithersburg. Call 301-740-2511 or visit www.awlmc.org.

Introductory Talk on Transcendental Meditation will take place at 1 p.m. at Bethesda Peace Palace, 5420 Edson Lane, North Bethesda. Call 301-770-5690.

Flory Jagoda and Friends will perform a concert of Sephardic Music at 8 p.m. at Congregation Har Shalom, 11510 Falls Road, Potomac. Tickets available at $18 and up. Call Leon Weintraub 301-299-7087 or visit www.harshalom.org.

The Comedy and Mystery Society performs magic and sleight of hand with interactive theater at 8 p.m. at the Arts Barn, 311 Kent Square Road, Gaithersburg. E-mail mark@thinairproductions.com or visit www.comedymysterysociety.com.

Sunday, Jan. 13

The Alan B. Levenson Torah Lecture and Brunch will be held at 10 a.m. at Congregation Har Shalom, 11510 Falls Road, Potomac. Rabbi Joshua Cahan will discuss ‘‘Inclusiveness: Testing the Boundaries of Jewish Law.” $5. Reservations required. Call 301-299-7087 ext. 2315 or e-mailAdultEducation@HarShalom.org.

Montgomery County Humane Society Mobile Adoption Unit will be open from noon to 3 p.m. at Westbard Pet Center, 5428 Westbard Ave., Bethesda. Call 240-453-9403 or visit www.mchumane.org.

Second Sunday Half Price Sale will be held from noon to 4 p.m. at Montgomery County Thrift Shop, 7125-27 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda. All merchandise half price except consignment items. Profits go to community services in Montgomery County. Call 301-654-0063.

Leap Into Leap Year, a musical about frogs, the environment and treasuring the planet will be performed 1-3 p.m. at Mid County Regional Services Center, 2424 Reedie Drive, Wheaton. Free. Call 240-777-8100.

Master Gardeners will answer garden questions 1-4 p.m. at Brookside Gardens, 1800 Glenallan Ave., Wheaton. Call 301-962-1400.

Bingo will be held 6:45 p.m. at Wheaton American Legion Post 268, 11225 Fern St. Call 301-946-3268.

Contra and Square Dance will be held 7-10:30 p.m. in the Spanish Ballroom, Glen Echo Park, 7300 MacArthur Blvd. $9 for Folklore Society of Greater Washington members, $12, nonmembers. Call 202-518-1299.

Monday, Jan. 14

Preschool Storytime will be held at 10:30 a.m. at Kensington Park Library, 4201 Knowles Ave., Kensington. Call 240-773-9515.

Flower Buds, time for stories, activities and garden walks for children 3-5 will meet 10:30 –11:30 a.m. at Brookside Gardens, 1800 Glenallan Ave., Wheaton. $3. Registration required. Call 301-962-1400 or visit www.parkpass.org.

French Book Club will meet at 2 p.m. at Bethesda Library, 7400 Arlington Road, Bethesda. Call 240-777-0970.

Family caregiver support group for adult children of aging parents will meet 6 p.m. at Holy Cross Hospital, 1500 Forest Glen Road, Silver Spring. Call 301-754-7152 to register.

Tuesday, Jan. 15

Born to Read Storytime will be held at 10:30 a.m. at Bethesda Library, 7400 Arlington Road, Bethesda. For babies 0-24 months with a caregiver. Call 240-777-0970.

Ballroom, Latin and Swing Dance lessons will be held 6:30 p.m. at Holy Cross Hospital Resource Center 9805 Dameron Drive, Silver Spring. $10. Call 301-754-8800 or 301-649-5779.

Bustles and Beaux Book discussion group will meet at 7 p.m. to discuss ‘‘The Scarlet Letter” by Nathaniel Hawthorne at Bethesda Library, 7400 Arlington Road, Bethesda. Call 240-777-0970 or visit www.bustlesandbeaux.wordpress.com.

Support Group for parents and caregivers of children and adolescents with mental illness will meet 7:30-9 p.m. at Suburban Hospital Room CR 6, 7, 8600 Old Georgetown Road, Bethesda. Jamesen Goodman, LCPC, will discuss ‘‘SOS: Common Cures for Stress.” Call 301-949-5852 or visit www.namimc.org.

Wednesday, Jan. 16

Blood Pressure Screening will be held 10-11:15 a.m. at Clara Barton Seniors, 7425 MacArthur Blvd., Cabin John. Call 301-229-0010.

Preschool Story Hour will be held at 10:30 a.m. at Bethesda Library, 7400 Arlington Road, Bethesda. Call 240-777-0970.

English Conversation Club will meet at 2 p.m. at Bethesda Library, 7400 Arlington Road, Bethesda. Call 240-777-0970.

Cats and kittens are available for adoption 6-8 p.m. at Animal Welfare League of Montgomery County No-Kill Shelter, 18959 Bonanza Way, Gaithersburg. Call 301-740-2511 or visit www.awlmc.org.

Montgomery County Chapter of Depression and Bipolar Support Alliance meets at 7 p.m. at Christ Lutheran Church, 8011 Old Georgetown Road, Bethesda. Call Richard Lewis 240-401-2764.

Convergences: The meeting of African-American and Jewish Identities will focus on dual identities and stereotypes at 7:30 p.m. at Bethesda Chevy Chase High School, 4301 East-West Highway, Bethesda. Reservations required. Call 301-770-0881 or visit www.jcouncil.org