Children's Events/Classes

: Virtual Baby Storytime

Join MCPL for a morning story time. 9am. FREE. To join

: Read to a Dog with MCPL

School-age children are invited to practice reading aloud in 15 minute virtual sessions via Zoom with certified therapy dogs from People Animals Love (PAL). FREE. Virtual. 3pm. To register

: Oneness-Family School Virtual Tour

Montessori education can prepare your child for success! Email rsvp@onenessfamily.org for the Zoom link. 9:30am. 

: Teen Writer's Club

Are you a teen who loves to make words sing? Then join MCPL for a virtual Teen Writers' Club! FREE. 7pm. To join

Classes/Workshops

- : Plotting Your Novel Workshop

In this four-week online workshop with The Writer's Center, participants will study the architecture of a novel and devise plans for plotting their novels. 4 weeks. $195. To register

: Virtual English Conversation Club with MCPL

Practice English conversation virtually in friendly, informal small groups. Have fun and meet new people while gaining English language skills and knowledge about a new topic each week. FREE.  4pm. To join

: Yoga for Every Body with MCPL

Join MCPL's talented yoga instructor Amy to explore the benefits of movement, breathing and meditation. FREE. 5:30pm. To join

: Virtual English Conversation Club

Join MCPL and practice English conversation virtually in friendly, informal small groups. Have fun and meet new people while gaining English language skills and knowledge about a new topic each week.  FREE. 4pm. To join

: How Poems Begin Workshop

In this workshop with The Writer's Center, you will explore some of the ways in which poets have traditionally chosen to open their poems and then look at some poems that break with tradition and still manage to draw the reader in. 1pm. $50. To register

: Write like the News Workshop

Join The Writer's Center workshop where you’ll strengthen your writing voice with lively, engaging news style. 7pm. $50. To register

Concerts/Music

: NatPhil's Portrait of a Queen

Free streamed concert from National Philharmonic 20/21 season. 2pm. FREE. All ages. To join

: NatPhil's Music That Inspires

Free streamed concert from National Philharmonic 20/21 season. 2pm. FREE. All ages. To join

Discussions/Readings

: First Friday Film Fest Virtual Program with MCPL

Watch the film at your leisure and discuss it on the First Friday of every month. This month on Friday, April 2 you will be discussing "Poetry ". 2pm. FREE. To join

: African American Book Club - Virtual

Join MCPL for a discussion of What doesn't kill you makes you Blacker by Damon Young. 7pm. FREE. To join

Live Performance/Exhibit

- : A Boy and his Soul - Round House Theatre

A Boy and His Soul, By Colman Domingo. Directed by Craig Wallace. Streaming on demand through April 18​, 2021. Digital Access is $32.50. To buy tickets

- : Fleeting, Fled: Washington Sculptors Group Exhibit

An exhibit at Popcorn Gallery at Glen Echo Park, juried by Laura Roulet. Saturday & Sunday 12-6pm. 

- : Art Exhibit: Empathy to Solidarity

Art exhibit at Triangle Art Studios by the Gandhi Brigade. Thursday - Sunday, 12-4pm. Triangle Art Studios, 7711 Old Georgetown Road (Cheval Condominium). 

Special Events

: Bethesda Film Fest

The 9th annual Bethesda Film Fest will feature five short documentaries by regional filmmakers. This year's festival will be held virtually on Friday, April 16, 2021. Films are available to view now. More info.

: Paint & Dance Night

Join Salsa with Silvia instructor Mario from 6:45-8:30pm. Each pair will work together on one painting and will be learning an easy dance together. For more information, visit here

: Virtual Ladies' Night - Strosniders Hardware

Enjoy virtual demos, raffles, 20% off coupon, goodie bag, and more. No registration necessary to attend - visit www.strosniders.com/event during the event time. 4-7pm. FREE.