|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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
The Velveteen Rabit. The Puppet Co. Playhouse, Glen Echo Park, 7300 MacArthur Blvd. Thurs. & Fri., 10am & 11:30am; Sat. & Sun., 11:30am & 1pm. Ages 4-8. $12; group rates available. 301/634-5380.
Sing-a-Long – Sept. 19 & 20; Old McDonald’s Farm – Sept. 26 & 27. The Puppet Co. Playhouse, Glen Echo Park, 7300 MacArthur Blvd. 10am. Ages 0-4. $6. 301/634-5380.
When She Had Wings; story inspired by the life of Amelia Earhart. Imagination Stage, 4908 Auburn Ave. Call for times. Ages 5+. $10+. 301/280-1660.
Singing, dancing, playing instruments, rhythm games & more. International School of Music, 10450 Auto Park Ave. 9am, 10am, 11am, 12pm. Ages 3-5. $27/class. 301/365-5888.
Piano, voice, guitar, violin, cello & more. International School of Music, 10450 Auto Park Ave. Call for times. All Ages. $50. 301/365-5888.
International & domestic policy informational meeting. The Barker Foundation, 7979 Old Georgetown Rd., 1st Fl. 6:30-9pm. Ages 21+. FREE. 301/664-9664.
Instructors demonstrate recipes using grains, beans & the light flavors of the sunny Mediterranean. Suburban Hospital, 8600 Old Georgetown Rd. Thurs., 6-8pm. Ages 18+. $25. 301/896-3939.
Explore movements while challenging your body; no experience necessary. Unity Woods Yoga Center, 4853 Cordell Ave. Ste. PH7. 1-3pm. Ages 16+. $38. 301/656-8992.
Mindfulness Center Instructor to teach how aromatherapy & essential oils can relieve stress, promote relaxation & improve memory. Bethesda Regional Service Center, 4805 Edgemoor Ln. 2nd Fl. 11am-12pm. Ages 21+. $20. 301/896-3939.
English conversation practice for non-native English speakers. B-CC Regional Services Center, 4805 Edgemoor Ln., 2nd Fl. Wed., 11am-12:30pm. Ages 18+. FREE.
Find ways you can save more for your retirement goals. Ameriprise Financial, 7500 Old Georgetown Rd. 6:30pm. Must call to reserve spot. Ages 21+. FREE. 301/634-5565.
Ballet Folklórico de México de Amalia Hernández. Music Center at Strathmore, 5301 Tuckerman Ln. 8pm. $38 - $58. 301/581.5100
JaneliaSoul. Villain & Saint, 7141 Wisconsin Ave. 8pm. $10 advance; $12 door.
Classical music played by the Adult Music Student Forum. Bethesda Library, 7400 Arlington Rd. 1:30pm. All Ages. FREE. 240/777-0970.
Juilliard-trained, Marsalis-mentored, clarinet- and sax-playing brothers perform. Strathmore Mansion, 10701 Rockville Pike. 7:30pm. $30. 301/581-5100.
Join The Apollo Orchestra for a great musical evening with international violin star and Sony Classical Recording Artist Cho Liang Lin. Church of The Little Flower, 5607 Massachusetts Ave. 7:30pm FREE. 301/320-4538.
Eclectic music performed by faculty members. International School of Music, 10450 Auto Park Ave. 7pm. All Ages. FREE. 301/365-5888.
Kim Sajet, Director of the National Portrait Gallery, will speak about working with national treasures. Woman’s Club of Bethesda, 5500 Sonoma Rd. 12:45pm. Ages 18+. FREE. 301/530-1784.
Bethesda Contemporary Art Awards exhibit; work by eight finalists on display. Gallery B, 7700 Wisconsin Ave., Suite E. Wed.-Sat., 12-6pm. Reception: Fri., Sept. 11, 6-9pm. FREE. 301/215-6660.
Blooming: Sculpture by Wanjin Kim. Waverly Street Gallery, 4600 East West Hwy. Tues.–Sat., 12-6pm. Reception: Fri, Sept.11, 6-9pm. FREE. 301/951-9441.
Galleries & studios open late. Downtown Bethesda. 6-9pm. FREE. 301/215-6660.
CSAUMC/Red Cross. Concord-St. Andrew’s United Methodist Church, 5910 Goldsboro Rd. 11:30am-4:30pm. Ages 14+. FREE. 301/229-3383.
Bingo, silent auction, raffle & snacks; fundraising event for Glen Echo Fire Dept. Glen Echo Park Spanish Ballroom, 7300 MacArthur Blvd. 7-9:30pm. All Ages. FREE admission; $5 for bingo card. 301/229-3200.
Color Guard Salute, Taps & 21 Gun Salute by American Legion Post 86 & street festival including live music, Irish dancers, raffles, food & more. Cordell Avenue. 11:30am-5pm. All Ages. Free; donations accepted. 301/437-7428.
Swing Underground. Concord-St. Andrew’s United Methodist Church, 5910 Goldsboro Rd. 7-9pm. All Ages. FREE; donations accepted. 301/229-3383.