Wednesday, July 25, 2007

Kensington

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Thursday, July 26

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

Storyteller Kit Bloom will present a lesson in Braille along with stories and crafts at 10:30 a.m. at Kensington Park Library, 4201 Knowles Ave., Kensington. For ages 3 and up. Call 240-773-9515.

Preschool films will be shown at 10:30 a.m. at Chevy Chase Library, 8005 Connecticut Ave., Chevy Chase. For ages 3-6. Call 240-773-9590.

Preschool films will be shown at 10:30 a.m. at Little Falls Library, 5501 Massachusetts Ave., Bethesda. Call 240-773-9520.

Story and craft time will take place at 11:30 a.m. and noon at the National Capital Trolley Museum, 1313 Bonifant Road, Colesville. Call 301-384-6088, or visit www.dctrolley.org.

Blood pressure screening will take place from noon to 2 p.m. at Holy Cross Hospital Senior Source, 8580 Second Ave., Silver Spring. Call 301-754-8800.

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.

Recycling workshop will be held at 6:30 p.m. at Christ Lutheran Church, 8011 Old Georgetown Road, Bethesda. Call 301-652-5160, ext. 8, or e-mail www.creationcare@heartmindsoul.com.

Friday, July 27

Senior Celebration Expo will be held from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Bethesda Marriott, 5151 Pooks Hill Road, Bethesda. Free hearing exams, osteoporosis and blood pressure screenings, plus information on issues relevant to seniors. Transportation provided. Call 1-888-832-2525.

Thomas the Tank Engine will be shown at 12:10 p.m. at the National Capital Trolley Museum, 1313 Bonifant Road, Colesville. Call 301-384-6088 or visit www.dctrolley.org.

Cityscape will perform rock, Motown and soul from 6-9 p.m. on the plaza at 3 Bethesda Metro Center. Free. Call 301-652-4988.

Community Movie Night featuring ‘‘The Last Mimzy” will be held at 7 p.m. at Bethesda United Methodist Church, 10100 Old Georgetown Road, Bethesda. Dinner will be served at 6. Free. Call 301-530-4342 or visit www.northbethesdaumc.org.

Learn about bats and their habits from 7:30-9 p.m. at Locust Grove Nature Center, 7777 Democracy Blvd., Bethesda. $2. Registration required. Call 301-299-1990, see www.ParkPASS.org or visit www.locustgrovenature.org.

Contra Dance with the Friday Night Dancers at 8:30 p.m. at the Spanish Ballroom, Glen Echo Park, 7300 MacArthur Blvd. $9. Lesson begins at 7:30. Contact info@fridaynightdance.org.

Montgomery College Summer Dinner Theatre will present ‘‘Ragtime” at 8:15 p.m. at the Rockville campus, 51 Mannakee St. Doors open at 6:30 p.m. Adults $35.50, children under 12 $25.25. Call 240-567-7676 or visit www.montgomerycollege.edu⁄summerdinnertheatre.

Saturday, July 28

Fifty Plus Lifelong Fitness Association will walk along the C&O Canal at 7:45 a.m., meeting at the parking lot across from Old Angler’s Inn, 10801 MacArthur Blvd., Potomac. Free. Call 240-632-8355 or 301-530-5991.

Car Wash will be held from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m. at National Center for Children and Families, 6301 Greentree Road, Bethesda. Call 3301-365-4480 ext. 265.

Internet⁄Computer class will meet at 9:15 a.m. at Davis Library, 6400 Democracy Blvd., Bethesda. Call 240-777-0922.

Montgomery County Farm Tour and Harvest Sale will take place from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. throughout the county. Call 301-590-2823 or visit www.montgomery countymd.gov⁄farmtour for specific locations.

Brookside Gardens will present activities and games from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Red Wiggler Community Farm, 23400 Ridge Road, Germantown. Call 301-962-1400 or visit www.brooksidegardens.org.

Master Gardeners will answer garden questions from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Davis Library, 6400 Democracy Blvd., Bethesda. Call 240-777-0922.

Eastman String Band will perform bluegrass music at 7 p.m. at BlackRock Center for the Arts, 12901 Town Commons Drive, Germantown. Free. Call 301-528-2260.

Swing Dance with the Tom Cunningham Orchestra from 8 p.m. to midnight in the Spanish Ballroom, Glen Echo Park, 7300 MacArthur Blvd. Adults $15, under 13 $8. Contact tom@tomcunningham.com.

Montgomery College Summer Dinner Theatre will present ‘‘Ragtime” at 8:15 p.m. at the Rockville campus, 51 Mannakee St. Doors open 6:30 p.m. Adults $35.50, children under 12 $25.25. Call 240-567-7676 or visit www.montgomerycollege.edu⁄summerdinnertheatre.

Sunday, July 29

Montgomery County Farm Tour and Harvest Sale will take place 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. throughout the county. Call 301-590-2823 or visit www.montgomery countymd.gov⁄farmtour for specific locations.

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

Montgomery College Summer Dinner Theatre will present ‘‘Ragtime” at 2:15 p.m. at the Rockville campus, 51 Mannakee St. Doors open 12:30 p.m. Adults $35.50, children under 12 $25.25. Call 240-567-7676 or visit www.montgomerycollege.edu⁄summerdinnertheatre.

Contra and square dance will be held from 7-10:30 p.m. in the Bumper Car Pavilion, Glen Echo Park, 7300 MacArthur Blvd. $12 nonmembers, $9 members. Call 202-518-1299 or visit www.fsgw.org.

Blues Dance with live music will take place from 7 p.m. to midnight in the Spanish Ballroom, Glen Echo Park, 7300 MacArthur Blvd. $12 or $17 with lesson. Contact dbarker@glenechopark.org.

Monday, July 30

‘‘Brain Benders” will be presented by the Maryland Science Center at 7 p.m. at Chevy Chase Library, 8005 Connecticut Ave. Free tickets required. Call 240-773-9590.

Martha Raddatz, chief White House correspondent for ABC News, will discuss her book ‘‘The Long Road Home: A Story of War and Family” at 7:30 p.m. at Friendship Heights Village Center, 4433 Park Ave., Chevy Chase. Call 301-656-2797.

Tuesday, July 31

Wee Travelers story time will be presented at 10:30 a.m. at Bethesda Library, 7400 Arlington Road, Bethesda. Call 240-777-0970.

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

Montgomery County Agricultural Fair will present a live animal program for families at 7 p.m. at Davis Library, 6400 Democracy Blvd., Bethesda. Call 240-777-0922.

‘‘Brain Benders” will be presented by the Maryland Science Center at 7 p.m. at Kensington Park Library, 4201 Knowles Ave., Kensington. For ages 6 and up. Call 240-773-9515.

Wednesday, Aug. 1

Uncle Pete will perform a musical celebration at 9:30 a.m.at Noyes Library for Young Children, 10237 Carroll Place, Kensington. For ages 4-6. Call 301-929-5533.

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

American Sign Language Practice Club will meet at 7 p.m. at Rockville Library, 21 Maryland Ave., Rockville. Call 240-777-0001, TTY 240-777-0902.

Square dancing for singles or couples will be held at 7 p.m. at North Chevy Chase Christian Church, 8814 Kensington Parkway, Chevy Chase. Cost $5. Call 301-718-4217 or 301-933-4165.

AFI Silver Theatre and Cultural Center presents ‘‘Science in the Cinema” at 7 p.m. at 8633 Colesville Road, Silver Spring. Movie will be ‘‘Mozart and the Whale” followed by a discussion of Asperger’s Syndrome and Autism. Free. Call 301-495-6720 or visit http:⁄⁄afi.com⁄silver.