Wednesday, April 4, 2007

Olney

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Thursday, April 5

‘‘Chemistry Festival,” featuring hands-on experiments, will be held 10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Meadowside Nature Center, 5100 Meadowside Lane, Rockville. Cost is $5. No reservations required. Call 301-924-4141.

Preschool Storytime for ages 3-5 will be held 10:15 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. at Olney Library, 3500 Olney-Laytonsville Road. Call 301-570-1232.

Spring Conservatory Tour will be held 2-3 p.m. at Brookside Gardens, 1800 Glenallen Ave., Wheaton. Free. Call 301-962-1400.

Charles E. Wood Men’s Bible Study will meet 7-8 p.m. at Winter Growth Adult Day Care Center 18110 Prince Philip Drive, Olney. Call 301-924-0130.

Author Llewellyn Toulmin will speak about his book, ‘‘The Most Traveled Man on Earth,” 7:30–9 p.m. at Rockville Library, 21 Maryland Ave. Call 240-777-0001.

‘‘About Baghdad” will be shown 7:30 p.m. at Montgomery College Rockville Theatre Arts Arena, 51 Mannakee St., Rockville. Free. Call 301-738-1759.

Friday, April 6

Easter Egg Hunt for children ages 2-10 will be held 10 a.m. to 1:45 p.m. at Meadowside Nature Center, 5100 Meadowside Lane, Rockville. Cost is $5, registration required. Call 301-924-4141.

Internet class to learn how to use the library’s online catalogue will be held 1 p.m. at Olney Library 3500 Olney-Laytonsville Road. Call 240-773-9545 to register.

Conversation Club to improve English language skills will meet 3 p.m. at Olney Library 3500 Olney-Laytonsville Road. Call 301-570-1232

‘‘Sir, No Sir,” movie documenting the anti-war resistance of the 1960s, will be shown 7:30 p.m. at Unitarian Universalist Church of Rockville, 100 Welsh Park Drive. Free. Call 240-506-0766.

Saturday, April 7

All-you-can-eat Pancake Breakfast will be served 7:30-9:30 a.m. at Oakdale Emory United Methodist Church, 3425 Emory Church Road, Olney. Cost is $5 for adults, $2 for children under 10. Call 301-774-4666 or visit www.oeumc.org.

A guided hike along the Underground Railroad Experience Trail will be held 10 a.m., with hikers meeting at the stone barn at Woodlawn Manor Park, 6501 Norwood Road, Sandy Spring. Free. Call 301-563-3405 or visit www.montgomery trails.org.

Saturday Morning Storytime will be held 10 and 10:30 a.m. at Brookside Gardens visitors center, 1800 Glenallen Ave., Wheaton. Free. Call 301-926-1400.

Rock-A-Bye Baby Storytime with songs, rhymes and very short stories for children up to 12 months with an adult will be held 10:15 a.m. at Olney Library 3500 Olney-Laytonsville Road. Call 240-773-9545.

Easter Egg Hunt and Bible Carnival for toddlers through fifth-graders will be held 1-3 p.m. at St. Luke’s Lutheran Church, 17740 Muncaster Road, Derwood. Free. Call 301-926-1220.

Monday, April 9

Spanish Conversation Club to practice Spanish led by native speakers will meet 10 a.m. at Aspen Hill Library, 4407 Aspen Hill Road. Call 240-773-9410.

Longwood Seniors age 55 and older will meet 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at Longwood Recreation Center, 19300 Georgia Ave., Brookeville. Bring a bag lunch. Call 301-570-1200.

Conversation Club to improve English language skills will be held 7:15 p.m. at Olney Library, 3500 Olney-Laytonsville Road. Call 301-570-1232.

Gem, Lapidary and Mineral Society of Montgomery County will meet at 7:30 p.m. at Rockville Senior Center, 1150 Carnation Drive, Rockville. Call 301-926-7190.

Tuesday, April 10

Peter Rabbit and Mr. McGregor’s Garden, a class for children ages 3-7 to plant some of Peter Rabbit’s favorite vegetables, will be held 9:30-10:30 a.m. and 1:30-2:30 p.m. at Meadowside Nature Center 5100 Meadowside Lane, Rockville. Cost is $8. Call 301-924-4141.

Internet class and computer tutoring for beginners will be held 1 p.m. at Olney Library 3500 Olney-Laytonsville Road. Free. Call 301-570-1232 to register.

‘‘Mayflower” by Nathaniel Philbrick will be discussed by the book club at 7 p.m. at Olney Library, 3500 Olney-Laytonsville Road. Call 240-773-9545.

Olney Lions Club will hold its monthly dinner meeting 6:30 p.m. at Inn at Brookeville Farm, 19501 Georgia Ave., Brookeville. Call Kim Kepner 301-460-9082 or e-mail kdkepner@verizon.net.

Rain Barrel Workshop will be held 7-8 p.m. at Brighton Dam visitors center, 2 Brighton Dam Road, Brookeville. Call 301-206-8100.

Bingo will be played 7 p.m. at Elks Lodge 15, 5 Taft Court, Rockville. Call 301-424-2202.

Conversation Club to improve English language skills will meet 7 p.m. at Aspen Hill Library, 4407 Aspen Hill Road. Call 240-773-9410.

Wednesday, April 11

Spider Time for children ages 3-7 years old will be held 9:30-10:30 a.m. at Meadowside Nature Center 5100 Meadowside Lane, Rockville. Cost is $5. Call 301-924-4141.

Internet class and computer tutoring for beginners will be held 1 p.m. at Olney Library 3500 Olney-Laytonsville Road. Free. Call to register at 301-570-1232.

Nighty Night Storytime for children ages 2-5 and their parents will be held 7 p.m. at Olney Library 3500 Olney-Laytonsville Road. Call 240-773-9545.

Thursday, April 12

Preschool Storytime for children ages 3-5 will be held 10:15 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. at Olney Library, 3500 Olney-Laytonsville Road. Call 301-570-1232.

Composting Workshop will be held 7-8 p.m. at Brighton Dam visitors center, 2 Brighton Dam Road, Brookeville. Call 301-206-8100.

United States Navy Brass Quartet will play light classical, popular and patriotic music at 7 p.m. at Twinbrook Library, 202 Meadow Hall Road, Rockville. Free. Call 240-777-0240.

‘‘Save the Planet” series will begin with a presentation by Lise Van Sustern, spokeswoman for Vice President Al Gore’s traveling global warming show, 7-9 p.m. at Rockville Library, 21 Maryland Ave. Call 240-777-0147.

Ongoing

‘‘Eubie!” will be performed through April 29 at Olney Theatre Center, 2001 Olney-Sandy Spring Road. Call 301-924-3400 for information on days, times and ticket prices.