Wednesday, Jan. 9, 2008

Damascus

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Meetings around town

Montgomery County Civic Federation will meet 7:45-10 p.m. Monday at the Council Office Building, 100 Maryland Ave., Rockville. County executive’s management aide will introduce the new plan to make county government accountable. Call Sandy Vogelgesang at 301-365-2347 or visit www.montgomerycivic.org.

Thursday, Jan. 10

Representative from the Office of Human Relations will take complaints of discrimination in employment, housing and public accommodations 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Upcounty Regional Services Center, 12900 Middlebrook Road, Germantown. Walk-ins welcome. Appointments may be made by calling 240-777-8450.

English Conversation Club will meet to practice English with native speakers at 10 a.m. Quince Orchard Library, 15831 Quince Orchard Road, Gaithersburg. Call 240-777-0200.

Computer Internet Basic class for adults will be held at 10 a.m. at Damascus Library, 9701 Main St. Call 240-773-9444.

Damascus Cluster NAACP Parent Council will meet 7-8 p.m. in the Woodfield Elementary School media center, 24200 Woodfield Road. Pizza and refreshments will be provided at 6:30 p.m. Child care will be available.

English Conversation Club will meet to practice English in a small group at 7 p.m. at Gaithersburg Library, 18330 Montgomery Village Ave. Call 240-777-0200.

Bingo will be played at 7 p.m. at Damascus American Legion Post 171, 10201 Lewis Drive. Call 301-253-0769.

Rotary Club of Damascus will meet 7:15 p.m. Call Bob Bokma at 301-916-1120 for location.

Friday, Jan. 11

English Conversation Club will meet to practice English with native speakers at 10 a.m. at Quince Orchard Library, 15831 Quince Orchard Road, Gaithersburg. Call 240-777-0200.

Small One-Ders Storytime will be held 10:30 to 11:15 a.m. at Damascus Library, 9701 Main St. For babies and toddlers with an adult. Call 240-773-9444.

Citizenship Preparation Class will be held 1-3 p.m. at Germantown Community Center, 18095 Kingsview Road, Germantown. For those age 55 and older. Free. Call 410-580-2756.

Saturday, Jan. 12

Book Sale will be held 9 a.m. to noon at Germantown Library, 19840 Century Blvd. Sponsored by Germantown Friends of the Library. Call 240-777-0110.

Cats and kittens will be 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.

The Comedy and Mystery Society will perform 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

Bingo will be played at 4 p.m. at Hyattstown Volunteer Fire Department, 25801 Frederick Road. Doors will open at 2:30 p.m. Call 301- 663- 4988.

Monday, Jan. 14

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

‘‘Glory Road: Eye on the Prize” will focus on the life of Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. at 1 p.m. at Damascus Senior Center, 9701 Main St. Call 240-777-6995.

Ballroom dancing will be held at 2 p.m. at Germantown Community Center, 18905 Kingsview Road. Free. Call 301-601-1680.

Spanish Conversation Club will meet to practice Spanish with native speakers 7 p.m. at Quince Orchard Library, 15831 Quince Orchard Road, Gaithersburg. Call 240-777-0200.

Antiques Automobile Club of America, Sugarloaf Mountain Region, will meet at 8 p.m. at American Legion Post 171, 10201 Lewis Drive, Damascus. Call Lou Harrington at 301-762-8197

Tuesday, Jan. 15

Damascus Y-Women will meet 9:30-11:30 a.m. at First Baptist Church of Damascus, 8850 Damascus Road. Babysitting available. Call Kathleen Dehn at 301-253-2968.

English Conversation Club will meet to practice English at 10 a.m. and 7 p.m. at Quince Orchard Library, 15831 Quince Orchard Road, Gaithersburg. Call 240-777-0200.

Alphabet Adventures Preschool Storytime will feature ‘‘Antarctic Antics” at 10:30 a.m. at Damascus Library, 9701 Main St. Call 240-773-9444.

Grandparents Group will meet 11 a.m. at Damascus Senior Center, 9701 Main St. Call 240-777-6995.

The movie ‘‘The Wizard of Oz” will be shown at 1 p.m. at the Damascus Senior Center, 9701 Main St. Call 240-777-6995.

Spanish Conversation Club will meet to practice Spanish with native speakers 7 p.m. at Quince Orchard Library, 15831 Quince Orchard Road, Gaithersburg. Call 240-777-0200.

Opera club will meet at 7 p.m. to listen to and discuss famous operas at Gaithersburg Library, 18330 Montgomery Village Ave. Call 240-773-9490.

Spanish Conversation Club will meet to practice Spanish at 7:30 p.m. at Gaithersburg Library, 18330 Montgomery Village Ave. Call 240-773-9490.

Adult Book Discussion Group will discuss ‘‘Shipping News” by Annie Proulx at 7:30 p.m. at Damascus Library, 9701 Main St. Books are available at the Information Desk. Call 240-773-9444.

Wednesday, Jan. 16

Clarksburg Seniors will meet 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Clarksburg Recreation Center, 22501 Wims Road. Call 301-601-1668.

A counselor from the Senior Health Insurance Counseling and Advocacy Program (SHIP) will answer questions 10 a.m. to noon at Gaithersburg Library, 18330 Montgomery Village Ave. Call 240-773-9490.

Singalong will be held 11 a.m. to noon at Damascus Senior Center, 9701 Main St. Call 240-777-6995.

Dr. Allan Rock will lead a discussion of spiritual perspectives on aging at 1 p.m. at Damascus Senior Center, 9701 Main St. Call 240-777-6995.

Internet basics will be taught in Spanish at 1 p.m. at Gaithersburg Library, 18330 Montgomery Village Ave. Call 240-773-9490.

Alphabet Adventures Preschool Storytime will be held 1:30 to 2:15 p.m. at Damascus Library 9701 Main St. The theme will be ‘‘Antarctic Antics.” Call 240-773-9444.

Montgomery Singles, Sports and Social Club will meet 5-7 p.m. at The Willow Tree Inn, Montgomery Village Golf Club, 19550 Montgomery Village Ave., Gaithersburg. Call 301-972-8782.

Cats and kittens will be 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.

Starry Night Family Storytime will be held at 7 p.m. at Germantown Library, 19840 Century Blvd., Germantown. No registration required. Call 240-777-0110.

Bingo will be played at 7 p.m. at Damascus Volunteer Fire Department Activity Center, 10211 Lewis Drive. Call 301-253-3913.

Thursday, Jan. 17

Representative from the Office of Human Relations will take complaints of discrimination in employment, housing and public accommodations 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Upcounty Regional Services Center, 12900 Middlebrook Road, Germantown. Walk-ins welcome. Appointments may be made by calling 240-777-8450.

English Conversation Club will meet to practice English with native speakers 10 a.m. Quince Orchard Library, 15831 Quince Orchard Road, Gaithersburg. Call 240-777-0200.

Computer Internet Basic class for adults will be held at 10 a.m. at Damascus Library, 9701 Main St. Call 240-773-9444.

Time for Two’s Storytime will feature ‘‘Mouse Around” and other stories, songs, rhymes and activities 10:30-11:15 a.m. at Damascus Library 9701 Main St. Children must be accompanied by an adult. Call 240-773-9444 to register.

Tea Dance will be held 1 to 3:30 p.m. at Damascus Senior Center, 9701 Main St. Music provided or take your own. Refreshments served. Fee is $1 for DSCSI sponsors, $2 for others. Call 240-777-6995.

Current events discussion will be held with Mel Dyson at 1 p.m. at Damascus Senior Center, 9701 Main St. Call 240-777-6995.

Teen Knitting Club will meet at 4:30 p.m. at Gaithersburg Library, 18330 Montgomery Village Ave. Bring your own needles and yarn. Instruction and knitting assistance will be provided. For ages 10 and older. Call 240-773-9490.

English Conversation Club will meet to practice English in a small group at 7 p. m. at Gaithersburg Library, 18330 Montgomery Village Ave. Call 240-777-0200.

Bingo will be played at 7 p.m. at Damascus American Legion Post 171, 10201 Lewis Drive. Call 301-253-0769.

Rotary Club of Damascus will meet 7:15 p.m. at First Baptist Church of Damascus, 8850 Damascus Road. Call Bob Bokma at 301-916-1120.

Ongoing

Master Gardeners will answer gardening questions 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Monday through Friday at Montgomery County Cooperative Extension, 18410 Muncaster Road, Derwood. Call 301-590-9650.

‘‘Fiddler on the Roof” will be performed through Sunday at Olney Theatre Center, 2001 Olney Sandy-Spring Road. Call 301-924-4300 or visit www.olneytheatre.org for show times and tickets.

‘‘From Garden to Canvas,” paintings by Brookside Gardens Volunteers, will be on display 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. through Feb. 15 at Brookside Gardens, 1500 Glenallan Ave., Wheaton. Call 301-962-1400 or visit www.brooksidegardens.org.