Friday, November 27, 2020

Things To Do

Great Uncle Harvey by Gabi Mendick at "Makers Among Us" exhibit

Sandy Spring Museum Reopens to the Public

New exhibit showcases artwork by up-and-coming artists.
Cookbook selections

Four Cookbook Recommendations for When You’re Feeling Uninspired in the Kitchen

Get cooking with these cookbook selections from Montgomery County Public Libraries.
Montgomery County Active Aging Week

Montgomery County Promotes Active Aging with Weeklong Celebration

Residents are invited to participate in free health and wellness activities virtually during Active Aging Week
ARTINA 2020 Sunburst

Lighting the Way to a Sustainable Future

Whether you're craving culture or just need some fresh air, Sandy Spring Museum’s new exhibit, "ARTINA 2020: LIGHT: A Sculptural Solar Dance," is the...
Hannah Oliver Depp, owner of Loyalty Bookstores in Silver Spring and DC

A Boost in Business at Loyalty Bookstores

The fate of the Black-owned bookstore in Silver Spring was uncertain at the start of COVID-19. Then the demand for books about race and social justice skyrocketed.
Author Ellen Oh talks about her nonprofit We Need Diverse Books

Q&A: Ellen Oh, Author and Co-founder of We Need Diverse Books

Tired of seeing a lack of Asian representation in kid lit, the Bethesda author began writing her own children's books.
"Adventures in Kindness" mother-daughter author duo, Carrie and Sophia Fox

Creating kind kids

"Adventures in Kindness," a new book by a Potomac fifth grader and her mom, offers kids 52 ways to practice kindness at home, at school and in their community.
George Zaidan, author of "Ingredients"

Bethesda native George Zaidan explores the science of packaged ingredients his first book

"Ingredients" offers a layman-friendly look at the strange chemistry of the products we consume and put on our bodies every day
Gaitherburg Book Festival to host discussion on diversity

Gaitherburg Book Festival to host virtual discussion on diversity

Author Wade Hudson will moderate live panel conversation on how books can inspire empathy and understanding.

Streetcar of Historic Desire

The National Capital Trolley Museum celebrates the trolley era in Montgomery County as well as its more extensive and longer run in Washington, D.C.