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Weekend Planner, July 3 – July 5 (VIDEO)

Here are some of our weekend picks from the MyMCMedia.org calendar: Friday, July 3 Montgomery Village celebrates July 4 a day early with their annual 5K Run and Parade. Visit Glen Echo Park for the Art Walk from 6 to 8 p.m. Enjoy...

BlackRock Hosts Free Outdoor Summer Concerts (VIDEO)

Come out to BlackRock Center for the Arts on Saturday, July 4 for a free outdoor concert. Enjoy the music of the No BS! Brass Band. Concert starts at 7 p.m....

New Silver Spring Library Opens to the Community (VIDEO)

After 18 months of construction, more than 400 people could not wait to check out the new Silver Spring Library. MyMCMedia’s Aline Barros talked to county officials and residents to find out what did they think of the new...

Kensington Girl Honored at White House for Saving Noyes Library Video

One Kensington girl’s dream to save her local library ended up with a trip to the White House. CCM’s Susan Kenedy reports. You can find out more about the Noyes Children’s Library here. You can find out more...

MCPL Selected to Manage Maryland’s Deaf Culture Digital Library

County Executive Ike Leggett has announced that Montgomery County Public Libraries (MCPL) has been selected by the Maryland State Division of Library Development and Services (MS-DLDS) as the site of the State’s Deaf Culture...

“Garfield the Musical with Cattitude” at Adventure Theatre (VIDEO)

“Garfield, the Musical with Cattitude” is on stage at Adventure Theatre from June 19th – August 23rd at Glen Echo Park. MyMCMedia’s Sonya Burke went behind the scenes with Garfield creator Jim Davis before...

The Arts In Montgomery County

Weekend Planner, July 3 – July 5 (VIDEO)

Here are some of our weekend picks from the MyMCMedia.org calendar: Friday, July 3 Montgomery Village celebrates July 4 a day early with their annual 5K Run and Parade. Visit Glen Echo Park for the Art Walk from 6 to 8 p.m. Enjoy strolling through the open studios, artists demonstrations and more. Downtown Live free […]

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BlackRock Hosts Free Outdoor Summer Concerts (VIDEO)

Come out to BlackRock Center for the Arts on Saturday, July 4 for a free outdoor concert. Enjoy the music of the No BS! Brass Band. Concert starts at 7 p.m.

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Poetry in Place in Twinbrook (PHOTOS)

Arriving on a flatbed truck, Poetry Stones, the first of three new public art pieces curated for JBG in Twinbrook is in place at The Terano, JBG’s new mixed-use community in Rockville. Kenneth Goldsmith, poet laureate of New York’s Museum of Modern Art created the piece, according to a news release from JBG. “Poetry Stones […]

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Silver Spring Library Opening Recap (VIDEO)

The grand opening of the new Silver Spring Library was a historic display of community participation. Lorna Virgili has the story: Visit our PEG partner County Cable Montgomery to view more of its local programming. <strong>Related: </strong>

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ACSGW Hosts Free Lunch and Learn Summer Camp

The Adventist Community Services of Greater Washington announced on June 30 that it will offer the Adventist Lunch & Learn free summer camp for children and teens at the John Nevins Andrews School in Takoma Park. According to a news release, ACSGW is a cosponsor for the camp, which offers math, English, computer skills training and swimming. The effort […]

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Montgomery County Celebrates the Fourth (VIDEO)

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The Fourth of July is just around the corner and there are lots of places to go to see the fireworks in Montgomery County. The county’s Department of Recreation will host fireworks displays at the Maryland Soccerplex in the South Germantown Recreational Park and at Albert Einstein High School in Kensington. Find out more here.

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Glen Echo Park Wants to Know Your Story

To celebrate Heritage Days, Glen Echo Park is hosting an event where residents can record stories from the past. The celebration is scheduled from 12:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. on June 27th. According to a Facebook post on the park’s official page, residents are encouraged to share their stories whether they visited park in the 60s, […]

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Weekend Planner, June 26 – June 28 (VIDEO)

Discover and explore Montgomery County history and culture during the 18th Annual Heritage Days Saturday and Sunday. Learn more in this Comcast Newsmakers video: Here are some of our weekend picks from the MyMCMedia.org calendar: Friday, June 26 Take a lunchtime break at the Bethesda Metro park and enjoy live music and free ice cream […]

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Thousands Attend Silver Spring Blues Festival (VIDEO)

The 7th annual Silver Spring Blues Festival attracted a big crowd. MyMCMedia’s Sonya Burke reports music lovers came from all over the D-M-V for this popular summer festival. The outdoors festival did have to end over an hour early because strong thunderstorms moved into the area Saturday night. But the music continued inside at McGintys. […]

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New Silver Spring Library Opens to the Community (VIDEO)

After 18 months of construction, more than 400 people could not wait to check out the new Silver Spring Library. MyMCMedia’s Aline Barros talked to county officials and residents to find out what did they think of the new facility. The building has five floors, but the library only takes up the top three floors. […]

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