|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.
Engaging, educational activities; songs, stories, instruments & more. International School of Music, 10450 Auto Park Ave. Sat., 9am, 10am & 11am. Ages 3-5. FREE. 301/365-5888.
How I Became a Pirate. Adventure Theatre, 7300 MacArthur Blvd. Call for times and prices. 301/634-2268.
English Now!, 4630 Montgomery Ave., Ste. 300. Call for times & prices. All Ages. 301/718-3575.
Hosted by Fourth Presbyterian Church. Emmaus House, 5515 Ridgefield Road. Wednesdays, 7pm-9pm. Ages 21+. FREE. 301/320-3600.
Bring your knitting project & receive guidance from a teacher. Second Story Knits, 4706 Bethesda Ave. Thurs., 6:30pm-8:30pm. $80/6 weeks; $20/week. Call to register. 301/652-8688.
Small group setting; based on a Christian video curriculum. Fourth Presbyterian Church, 5500 River Rd. Thursdays, 1pm-3pm. Ages 21+. $15. 301/320-3600.
Learn simple mindfulness practices to improve health & reduce stress. The Mindfulness Center, 4963 Elm St., Ste. 100. 12pm-2pm. Ages 12+. $35. 301/986-1090.
High energy cardio workout based on the dances seen on "Dancing With The Stars;" Jive, Salsa, Disco, Tango & more. Dance Bethesda, 5268-M Nicholson Ln. 3pm. Ages 18+. $15/person. 301/951-3660.
International & domestic policy informational meeting. The Barker Adoption Foundation, 7979 Old Georgetown Rd., 1st Fl. 6:30pm- 9:00pm. Ages 21+. FREE. 301/664-9664.
English conversation practice for non-native English speakers. BCC Regional Services Center, 4805 Edgemoor Ln., 2nd floor, Room C. Wed., 11am-12:30pm. Ages 18+. FREE.
The Mindfulness Center, 4963 Elm St., Ste. 100. Sept. 15, 6:30pm-9:30pm; Sept. 16, 12pm-5pm. Ages 12+. $149. 301/986-1090.
Gentle flow yoga. The Mindfulness Center, 4963 Elm St., Ste. 100. 8-9:30pm. Ages 12+. $20. 301/986-1090.
Tips to organize your print & digital photos; registration required. Jane E. Lawson Community Center, 4301 Willow Ln. 2pm-4pm. Ages 16+. FREE. 240/997-6475.
Discussion about K-12 & university-level classes; designed for international families. English Now!, 4630 Montgomery Ave. 10-11:30am. All Ages. FREE. 301/718-3575.
Tai Chi trial class; no experience necessary. Sun & Moon Taiji One, 4916 Fairmont Ave. 9:50am. FREE; RSVP required. Ages 6+. 301/512-5071.
Become a certified Yoga Teacher. The Mindfulness Center, 4963 Elm Street, Ste 100. Call for times & prices. 301/986-1090.
Live music on the plaza. 3 Bethesda Metro Center. 6-9pm. All Ages. FREE. 240/752-9070.
Jeff Bradshaw Birthday Celebration feat. Algebra Blessett & Glenn Lewis. Bethesda Blues & Jazz, 7719 Wisconsin Ave. 8pm. $40-$45. 240/330-4500.
Nothing But The Sax, featuring Tony Exum Jr., Dee Lucas & Marqueal Jordan. Bethesda Blues & Jazz, 7719 Wisconsin Ave. 7:30pm. $25. 240/330-4500.
John Waite. AMP by Strathmore, 11810 Grand Park Ave. 8pm. $30-$40. 301/581-5100.
Michael Henderson & Cherrelle. Bethesda Blues & Jazz, 7719 Wisconsin Ave. 8pm. $45-$75. 240/330-4500.
Ari Hest; folk. AMP by Strathmore, 11810 Grand Park Ave. 8pm. $25-$30. 301/581-5100.
International School of Music Faculty Concert. The International School of Music, 10450 Auto Park at 7 pm. All Ages. FREE. 301/365-5888.
Discussion of Purple Hibiscus by Chimamanda Ngozi Adichie. Bethesda Library, 7400 Arlington Rd. 10:30am. Ages 18+. FREE. 240/777-0970.
Bethesda Contemporary Art Awards exhibit; work by eight finalists. Gallery B, 7700 Wisconsin Ave., Suite E. Wed.-Sat., 12-6pm. Opening Reception: Fri., Sept. 8, 6-8pm. FREE. 301/215-6660.
Film screening of Tanna (Australia); discussion to follow. Bethesda Row Cinema, 7235 Woodmont Ave. 10am; doors open at 9:30am. $15 (cash or check); includes bagels & coffee. 240/395-0042.
Paintings of New England. Marin-Price Galleries, 7022 Wisconsin Ave. Mon.-Sat., 10:30am-7pm; Sun., 12-5pm. FREE. 301/718-0622.
Live standup. Positano, 4948 Fairmont Ave. 8-9:30pm. Ages 18+. $10 (cash). 301/946-1102.
Bethesda Elementary School, 7600 Arlington Rd. 9am-1:30pm. FREE.
Bring your yarn, needles & hooks (or your wheel and fiber). Second Story Knits, 4706 Bethesda Ave. Wed., 7pm – 9pm. FREE. 301/652-8688.
Public opening reception for the Bethesda Contemporary Art Awards exhibit; artwork by eight finalists. Gallery B, 7700 Wisconsin Ave., Suite E. 6-8pm. FREE. 301/215-6660.8 2017
Bingo, silent auction, raffle & snacks; fundraising event for Glen Echo Fire Dept. Glen Echo Park Spanish Ballroom, 7300 MacArthur Blvd. 7-10pm. All Ages. FREE; $5 donation for bingo card. 301/229-3200.Sep 8 2017
Local non-profits explain their mission & highlight volunteer opportunities. MYSA School, 8011 Woodmont Ave. 1pm-3pm. All Ages. FREE. 301/915-0955.
Social meeting & Italian movies. 4833 Rugby Ave., Ste.201. 1-5:30pm. Donations accepted. 301/215-7885.
Learn about the club’s activities & charitable missions. WCCC Clubhouse, 7931 Connecticut Ave. 10am-12pm. Ages 21+. FREE. 301/652-8480.
Support City Dogs Rescue & enjoy fall activities, refreshments & store discounts. SR/A Interior Design, 7020 Wisconsin Ave. 11am-2pm. FREE. 301/560-3700.