|Bethesda, MD 20814|
The Bethesda Urban Partnership publishes a bi-monthly calendar of events and distributes it free of charge to area residents and businesses. To submit an event to be considered for the print or online calendar, please contact Valerie Hillman at email@example.com.
Cinderella. The Puppet Co. Playhouse, Glen Echo Park, 7300 MacArthur Blvd. Call for times. Ages 5+. $12; group rates available. 301/634-5380.
Mornings of singing, playing & more with jazz musicians. The Mansion at Strathmore, 10701 Rockville Pike. Sat., 11am. Ages 3-8. $10 in advance/$12 at the door. 301/581-5100.
Clowning Around – June 3 & 4; Teddy Bear’s Picnic – June 7 & 10; Panda-Monium – June 18, 24, 28. The Puppet Co. Playhouse, Glen Echo Park, 7300 MacArthur Blvd. 10am. Ages 2-4. $6. 301/634-5380.
The Wizard of Oz. The Puppet Co. Playhouse, Glen Echo Park, 7300 MacArthur Blvd. Call for times. Ages 2+. $12; group rates available. 301/634-5380.
Wonderland: Alice’s Rock & Roll Adventure. Imagination Stage, 4908 Auburn Ave. Sat. & Sun., 1pm & 4pm. Ages 5+. $10+. 301/280-1660.
Pajama party story time with Rita Madison, author of Pepper, Pumpkin and the Magical Pajamas. Barnes & Noble, 4801 Bethesda Ave. 7pm. Ages 1-8; accompanied by adult. FREE. 301/986-1851.
Junie B. Jones is Not a Crook. Adventure Theatre MTC, 7300 MacArthur Blvd. Call for times. All Ages. $19.50. 301/634-2270.
¡Ratón en Movimiento! Imagination Stage, 4908 Auburn Ave. Sat. & Sun., 10am & 11:15am. Ages 1-5. $14. 301/280-1660.
Group, private & online sessions for all age groups. Go Spanish Now, 10203 Dickens Ave. Call for times. Ages 6+. $269 for 8, 2 hours sessions. 301/530-1200.
Enhance balance, flexibility & strength. Sun & Moon Taiji One, 4916 Fairmont Avenue. Ages 8+. Call for times & prices. 301/512-5071.
International & domestic policy informational meeting. The Barker Adoption Foundation, 7979 Old Georgetown Rd., 1st Fl. 9:30am-12pm. Ages 21+. FREE. 301/664-9664.
Treating the Whole Man; Physicians review the benefits of exercise on heart & joint health. Kenwood Golf and Country Club, 5601 River Road. 6:30-8pm. Ages 18+. FREE. 301/896-3939.
No experience necessary. Sun & Moon Taiji One, 4916 Fairmont Ave. 9:50-10:50am. Ages 8+. FREE; RSVP required. 301/512-5071.
Live music in Veterans Park. Corner of Norfolk & Woodmont Aves. 6-8pm. All Ages. FREE. 301/215-6660.
The Patty Reese Band & Revelator Hill. AMP by Strathmore, 11810 Grand Park Ave. 8pm. All ages. $20-$30. 301/581-5100.
Bria Skonberg Quartet. AMP by Strathmore, 11810 Grand Park Ave. 8pm. All ages. $30-$40. 301/581-5100.
Writer, performer & GRAMMY-nominated singer/songwriter, Wayna. Bethesda Blues & Jazz Supper Club, 7719 Wisconsin Ave. 8pm. $25. 240/330-4500.
Strathmore Children's Chorus: Celtic Sounds. Music Center at Strathmore, 5301 Tuckerman Lane. 4pm. $20-$25. 301/581-5100.
D.C. Federation of Music Clubs; Nicole Butler sings opera accompanied by Frank Conlon on piano & Melissa Jean Chavez sings Broadway songs accompanied by Steve Hom on guitar. Strathmore Mansion, 10701 Rockville Pike. 11am. All ages. FREE. 301/365-3479.
The Sidleys Album Release Party with Hayley Fahey. Villain and Saint, 7141 Wisconsin Ave. 9pm. $10. 240/800-4700.
Women in Blues. AMP by Strathmore, 11810 Grand Park Ave. 8pm. All ages. $20-$30. 301/581-5100.
Nick Colionne; contemporary urban jazz. Bethesda Blues & Jazz Supper Club, 7719 Wisconsin Ave. 7:30pm. $35. 240/330-4500.
Artist in Residence, Ines Nassara. The Mansion at Strathmore, 10701 Rockville Pike. 7:30pm. $17. 301/581-5100.
Readings by Andrew Gifford, We All Scream: The Fall of the Giffords Ice Cream Empire and Cathy Cruise, A Hundred Weddings. The Writer's Center, 4508 Walsh St. 2pm. FREE. 301/654-8664.
Caroline Adams Miller, Getting Grit. Barnes & Noble, 4801 Bethesda Ave. 6:30pm. Ages 18+. FREE. 301/986-1851.
Discussion of The Prophet by Michael Koryta. Bethesda Library, 7400 Arlington Rd. 1pm. Ages 18+. FREE. 240/777-0970.
Readings by Amber Sparks, The Unfinished World and Rion Amilcar Scott, Insurrections. Bethesda-Chevy Chase Regional Services Center, 4805 Edgemoor Ln.; hosted by The Writer’s Center. 2pm. FREE. 301/654-8664.
Discussion of The Country Girls Trilogy and Epilogue by Edna O'Brien. Bethesda Library, 7400 Arlington Rd. 10:30am. Ages 18+. FREE. 240/777-0970.
Share your poetry or short prose. Bethesda-Chevy Chase Regional Services Center, 4805 Edgemoor Ln.; hosted by The Writer’s Center. 2pm; sign-up begins at 1:30pm. FREE. 301/654-8664.
Discussion of Romola by George Eliot. Bethesda Library, 7400 Arlington Rd. 7pm. Ages 18+. FREE. 240/777-0970.
Reading by Tom Glenn, The Last of the Annamese. Bethesda-Chevy Chase Regional Services Center, 4805 Edgemoor Ln.; hosted by The Writer’s Center. FREE. 301/654-8664.
Live standup comedy show. Positano, 4948 Fairmont Ave. 8-9:30pm. Ages 18+. $10 (cash). 301/946-1102.
Gallery B, 7700 Wisconsin Ave., Suite E. Wed.-Sat., 12-6pm. Reception: June 9, 6-8pm. FREE. 301/215-6660.
Private Moments; encaustic paintings by Sandra Sedmak Engel. Waverly Street Gallery, 4600 East West Hwy. Tues.–Sat., 12-6pm. Reception: June 9, 6-9pm; Artist Talk & Encaustic Demonstration: June 17, 1-4pm. FREE. 301/951-9441.
How I Learned What I Learned. Round House Theatre, 4545 East West Hwy. Ages 18+. Call for times & prices. 240/644-1100.
The Art of Kenneth Victor Young (1933-2017). Bethesda Fine Art, 4931 Cordell Ave. Tues.-Thurs., 11:30am-3pm & by appt. FREE. 240/800-3628.
The Art of Kenneth Victor Young (1933-2017); a retrospective of the paintings of the late artist. Bethesda Fine Art, 4931 Cordell Ave. 6-8pm. FREE. 240/800-3628.
Street festival celebrating children and the arts in downtown Bethesda along Elm St. and Woodmont Ave. 10am-3pm. FREE. 301/215-6660.
Bethesda Big Train plays; call for dates. Shirley Povich Field, 10600 Westlake Dr. 7pm; Exception: June 24 at 12pm. $9/adults, $7/seniors (65+) & students, $5/kids ages 6-12. 301/365-1076.
Food, friends & fun; please bring side dish to share. Concord-St. Andrews UMC, 5910 Goldsboro Rd. 11:30am-1:30pm. All Ages. FREE. 301/229-3383.
Bethesda Elementary School, 7600 Arlington Rd. Sun., 9am-1:30pm. FREE.
General appraisals by certified appraiser/antiques shop owner; lecture on history & market value of collectibles. Lawton Community Center, 4301 Willow Ln. 2-4pm. All ages. FREE. 240/777-6853.
Every ticketholder will take home a personally selected original work of art from the exhibit; ticket numbers drawn at random. Mansion at Strathmore, 10701 Rockville Pike. 7pm. $100/ticket (valid for one piece of artwork plus admission for two to the drawing); proceeds support visual arts programming at Strathmore. www.strathmore.org/drawing
Concord-St. Andrews UMC, 5910 Goldsboro Rd. 9am-1pm. All Ages. FREE admission; $35 for vendors to rent table. 301/229-3383.
Enjoy great food and wine while listening to Dr. Mark McClure and author Amy Berger tell you how to stay sharp and never worry about Alzheimer's again. the Oakville Grille and Wine Bar, 10257 Old Georgetown Rd. 6-8:30pm. RSVP: 301/505-1266.