Wednesday, Aug. 22, 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 clarification.

Thursday, Aug. 23

‘‘Wake Up, It’s Nighttime” puppet show will be performed for children of all ages from 11 to 11:30 a.m. at Brookside Nature Center, 1400 Glenallan Ave., Wheaton. Cost is $2. Reservations required. Call 301-946-9071 or visit www.brooksidenature.org.

Rob Thorworth will perform at Concerts in the Square 6-8 p.m. at Rockville Town Square, next to the library at 21 Maryland Ave. Call 240-314-8600 or visit www.rockvillemd.gov.

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.

Friday, Aug. 24

Pond study will be held for ages 3-15 from 11 a.m. to noon at Brookside Nature Center, 1400 Glenallan Ave., Wheaton. Cost is $4. Reservations required. Call 301-946-9071 or visit www.brooksidenature.org.

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

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

Saturday, Aug. 25

Montgomery County Chess Championships for grades kindergarten through 12 will be held 9:30 a.m. at Fairland Library, 14910 Old Columbia Pike, Burtonsville. Call Vaughn Bennet at 202-351-2627.

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.

Solar Car Derby sponsored by the Montgomery County Department of Environmental Protection will be held 10 a.m. at Eastern Montgomery County Regional Center, 3300 Briggs Chaney Road, Burtonsville. Free. Registration required. Call 240-777-7754.

Dragonfly walk will be held for adults 10 to 11:30 a.m. at Brookside Nature Center, 1400 Glenallan Ave., Wheaton. Cost is $6. Call 301-946-9071 or visit www.brooksidenature.org.

A hike along the Underground Railroad Experience Trail with a guide will begin 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.

Bible study and brunch will be held 10 a.m. at The Olney Inn Room, Sandy Spring Bank, 17801 Georgia Ave. Sponsored by Calvary Faith Community Church. Free. Call 240-520-9094.

Dragonflies lesson for ages 5 to adult will be held 1-2 p.m. at Brookside Nature Center, 1400 Glenallan Ave., Wheaton. Cost is $4. Call 301-946-9071 or visit www.brooksidenature.org.

Sunday, Aug. 26

Learn about dragonflies and search for them in the park for ages 5 to adult 10-11 a.m. at Brookside Nature Center, 1400 Glenallan Ave., Wheaton. Cost is $4. Reservations required. Call 301-946-9071 or visit www.brooksidenature.org.

Montgomery County Humane Society Mobile Adoption Unit will visit noon to 3 p.m. at Pro Feed of Rockville, 5542 Randolph Road.Call 240-453-9404 or visit www.mchumane.org.

End of Summer Barbecue will be held 2-6 p.m. at Ohev Talmud Torah Congregation, 18320 Georgia Ave., Olney. Call Ben Schwartz at 301-455-7335 or e-mail benrschwartz@gmail.com.

Dinner and auction to benefit Olney Farmers and Artists Market will be held 5-8 p.m. at the home of Jane McCarthy and Rodney White, 3101 Fairweather Court, Olney. Reservations required. Call 301-774-1311 or e-mail mattz@normortgage.com.

Monday, Aug. 27

Longwood Seniors for ages 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.

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 at 7:15 p.m. at Olney Library, 3500 Olney-Laytonsville Road. Call 240-773-9545.

Tuesday, Aug. 28

‘‘I Wish I Were a Butterfly” storytime will be held 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.

‘‘Music Together with Nancy Nuttle” and her interactive music program for young children and adults will be held 10:30 a.m. at Aspen Hill Library, 4407 Aspen Hill Road. Free tickets will be issued beginning 10:15 p.m. Call 240-773-9410.

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.

Long Term Care Seminar will be held 1-3 p.m. at the Montgomery County Cooperative Extension Service, Agricultural History Farm Park, 18410 Muncaster Road, Derwood. Call 301-590-9638.

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

Funding Seminar for nonprofit organizations serving immigrants and refugees will be held 6-8 p.m. at Rockville Library, 21 Maryland Ave. Call202-331-1400 or visit www.foundationcenter.org.

A full moon hike to listen for sounds of night creatures for adults will be held 8-9 p.m. at Brookside Nature Center, 1400 Glenallan Ave., Wheaton. Reservations required. Call 301-946-9071 or visit www.brooksidenature.org.

Wednesday, Aug. 29

Active Seniors group will meet 10 a.m. at People’s Community Baptist Church, 31 Norwood Road. Call 301-384-2601.

Creepy Crawley Hunt for ages 3-5 will be held 10-11 a.m. at Brookside Nature Center, 1400 Glenallan Ave., Wheaton. Cost is $4. Reservations required. Call 301-946-9071 or visit www.brooksidenature.org.

Growers-Only Farmers’ Market will be held 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. along East Montgomery Avenue in Rockville. Call 240-314-8600 or visit www.rockvillemd.gov.

Rita Clarke and the Naturals will perform at Out to Lunch Wednesdays 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. along East Montgomery Avenue between Maryland Avenue and Monroe Street. Call 240-314-8600 or visit www.rockvillemd.gov.

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

Animal Welfare League of Montgomery County will hold an adoption open house 6-8 p.m. at its No-Kill Shelter, 18959 Bonanza Way, Gaithersburg. Call 301-740-2511.

Upcoming

Sandy Spring Museum Garden Club Membership Meeting will be held 2-5 p.m. at the museum, 17901 Bentley Road. Free admission. Call 301-774-0022 or visit www.sandyspringmusuem.org.

Sandy Spring Museum Membership Meeting will be held at 7 p.m. Sept. 11 at the museum, 17901 Bentley Road. Call 301-774-0022 or visit www.sandyspringmuseum.org.