Wednesday, July 25, 2007

Olney

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To submit an item for thecalendar, send it to: Olney Community Calendar, The Gazette, 1200 Quince Orchard Blvd., Gaithersburg, MD 20878, or fax it to 301-670-7182 or 301-670-7183. Deadline is Wednesday at 5 p.m. for the following week’s edition. Include a telephone numberfor vclarification.

Thursday, July 26

Preschool films will be shown 10:30 a.m. at Olney Library, 3500 Olney-Laytonsville Road. Call 240-773-9545.

National Capital Trolley Museum story and craft time will be held 11:30 a.m. and noon at 1313 Bonifant Road, Layhill. Call 301-384-6088.or visit www.dctrolley.org.

Baltimore Zoomobile will present a show of animal costumes at 2 p.m. at Olney Library, 3500 Olney-Laytonsville Road. For ages 6 and older. Free, but tickets required. Call 240-773-9545.

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.

Local teen bands will perform at 7 p.m. at Aspen Hill Library, 4407 Aspen Hill Road. Call 240-773-9410.

Friday, July 27

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

A program about birds for ages 3-6 will be led by naturalist Sandy Staples 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. at Meadowside Nature Center, 5100 Meadowside Lane, Rockville. Cost is $5. Call 301-924-4141 or visit www.meadowsidenature.org.

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

English Conversation Club will meet 3 p.m. at Olney Library, 3500 Olney-Laytonsville Road. Call 240-773-9545.

Bingo will be played 7:30 p.m. at St. Francis of Assisi Church, 6701 Muncaster Mill Road, Derwood. Call 301-840-1407.

A campfire and firefly program for ages 2 and up will be held 8 to 9:15 p.m. at Meadowside Nature Center, 5100 Meadowside Lane, Rockville. Cost is $4. Call 301-924-4141 or visit www.meadowsidenature.org.

Pool party for middle and high school students will be held 8:30-11 p.m. at Western County Pool, 20151 Fisher Ave., Poolesville. Sponsored by the Montgomery County Recreation Department. School I.D. required. Cost is $3. Call 240-777-6985.

Saturday, July 28

A walk along the C&O Canal with the 50 Plus Lifelong Fitness Association will start at 7:45 a.m. Meet at the parking lot across from Old Angler’s Inn, 10801 MacArthur Blvd., Bethesda. Free. Call 240-632-8355 or 301-530-5991.

Growers’ Only Farmers’ Market will be held 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at the corner of Jefferson and Monroe streets, Rockville. Call 240-314-8600 or visit www.rockvillemd.gov.

Montgomery County Farm Tour and Harvest Sale will be held 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. throughout thecounty. Call 301-590-2823 or visit www.montgomerycountymd.gov⁄farmtour for details.

Calvary Faith Community Church will hold Bible study and brunch at 10 a.m. at Sandy Spring Bank, 17801 Georgia Ave., Olney. Call 240-390-0196.

A hike along the Underground Railroad Experience Trail with a guide will begin at 10 a.m. at the stone barn at Woodlawn Manor Park, 6501 Norwood Road, Sandy Spring. Free. Call 301-563-3405 or visit www.montgomerytrails.org.

Animal Welfare League of Montgomery County will hold an adoption open house 1-4 p.m. at its No-Kill Shelter, 18959 Bonanza Way, Gaithersburg. Call 301-740-2511.

Sunday, July 29

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

Monday, July 30

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

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

‘‘A Mongolian Tale” will be featured at the Summer Film Festival for teens and adults at 6:30 p.m. at Aspen Hill Library, 4407 Aspen Hill Road. Free. Call 240-773-9410.

Bingo will be played 7 p.m. at St. Catherine Laboure Claridge Room, 11811 Claridge Road, Wheaton. Cost is $5. Call 301-946-3636.

English Conversation Club will meet 7:15 p.m. at Olney Library, 3500 Olney-Laytonsville Road. Call 240-773-9545.

Tuesday, July 31

Laytonsville Historical Center will be open 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. at Town Hall, 21607 Laytonsville Road. Call Phyllis Sterling at 301-926-2131

Computer Internet Class will be held 1 p.m. at Olney Library, 3500 Olney-Laytonsville Road. Call 240-773-9545.

Wednesday, Aug. 1

MOMS Club of Olney-Belmont will meet 10 a.m. at Greenwood Park, 18600 Georgia Ave., Brookeville. Contact Catriona at belmontmomsclub@yahoo.com.

Volunteers are needed to knit, crochet or quilt blankets for sick and needy children 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Montgomery County Cooperative Extension Office, 18410 Muncaster Road, Derwood. Fabric and yarn provided. Call 301-460-5451.

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

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

Montgomery County Young Democrats will hold a forum on mental health issues at 7:30 p.m. at the County Executive Office Building, 101 Monroe St., Rockville. E-mail t_henry1@verizon.net.

Thursday, Aug. 2

Preschool films will be shown 10:30 a.m. at Olney Library, 3500 Olney-Laytonsville Road. Call 240-773-9545.

Nature Storytime for ages 3-6 will feature bats 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. and 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. at Meadowside Nature Center, 5100 Meadowside Lane, Rockville. Cost is $5. Call 301-924-4141 or visit www.meadowsidenature.org.

National Capital Trolley Museum will hold story and craft time 11:30 a.m. and noon at 1313 Bonifant Road, Layhill. Call 301-384-6088 or visit www.dctrolley.org.

Naturalist Melanie Marshall will present a live bug collection for ages 6 and older at 2 p.m. at Olney Library, 3500 Olney-Laytonsville Road. Free. Tickets required. Call 240-773-9545.