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Weekend Planner, Oct. 24 – Oct. 26 (VIDEO)

Here are some of our weekend picks from the MyMCMedia.org calendar: Friday, October 24 Early Voting Centers are open daily, now through Oct. 30 from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. at nine locations around the county. Celebrate National Food...

Eight Given Prestigious County Executive Awards for Excellence in Arts and Humanities (VIDEO)

The Arts and Humanities Council of Montgomery County announced the eight winners of the 2014 County Executive’s Awards for Excellence in the Arts and Humanities. Among this year’s eight recipients of the County Executive’s...

Celebrating Culture and Diversity at the World of Montgomery (VIDEO)

Thousands of residents turned out for the World of Montgomery Festival in Wheaton held at Westfield Wheaton Plaza Mall parking lot on Oct. 19 from noon to 5 p.m. The festival is known for promoting Montgomery County culturally...

6th Annual Silver Spring Zombie Walk Set for Oct. 25

Once again, the streets of Silver Spring will be taken over by the undead for the 6th Annual Silver Spring Zombie Walk. Several thousand participants are expected to join in Saturday, Oct. 25 on a walk from the intersection of...

KID Museum Grand Opening on Oct. 26 (VIDEO)

In this MyMCMedia extra, Cara Lesser, founder and CEO of the Kids International Discovery KID Museum, invites the community to the opening of KID Museum on Oct. 26 at the Davis Library in Bethesda.  ...

Students Hearing the Blues in Strathmore This Week

Thousands of fifth-grade students will be hearing the blues this week. To celebrate the Strathmore Music Center’s 10th anniversary, the arts center collaborated with preeminent jazz education organization JazzReach and...

The Arts In Montgomery County

Arts and Humanities Volunteer Award Winner Talks About Lumina Studio Theater (VIDEO)

Jeff Struewing volunteers with Lumina Studio Theater and was the recipient of the volunteer award as part of the 2014 County Executive’s Awards for Excellence in the Arts and Humanities.He talks about his volunteerism in this MyMCMedia Extra. Related:

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Leventhal Says Arts Fundamental to Community Well-Being (VIDEO)

Montgomery County Councilmember George Leventhal talks about the importance of arts in the community in this MyMCMedia Extra. Related:

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Weekend Planner, Oct. 24 – Oct. 26 (VIDEO)

Here are some of our weekend picks from the MyMCMedia.org calendar: Friday, October 24 Early Voting Centers are open daily, now through Oct. 30 from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. at nine locations around the county. Celebrate National Food Day at the Casey Health Institute in Gaithersburg. Sample healthy foods, see live food demonstrations and […]

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Adrienne Clancy Talks About her Arts and Humanities Education Award (VIDEO)

Adrienne Clancy of ClancyWorks Dance Company is the winner of the County Executive Arts and Humanities Education Award. She talks about the award  in this MyMCMedia Extra. Related:

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Bruce Adams Talks About Volunteer Opportunities with Arts and Humanities Groups (VIDEO)

Bruce Adams, director of the Montgomery County Office of Community Partnerships, talks about many arts and humanities organizations that need volunteers. Related:

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Ricardo Loaiza Talks About his Community Award (VIDEO)

  Ricardo Loaiza of the After School Dance Fund Inc. won the County Executive’s Award for Arts and Humanities Community Award. He talks about his award in this MyMCMedia Extra. Related:

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Eight Given Prestigious County Executive Awards for Excellence in Arts and Humanities (VIDEO)

The Arts and Humanities Council of Montgomery County announced the eight winners of the 2014 County Executive’s Awards for Excellence in the Arts and Humanities. Among this year’s eight recipients of the County Executive’s Awards for Excellence in the Arts and Humanities is Lifetime Impact Award winner Bonnie Fogel, Founder and Executive Director of Bethesda’s Imagination […]

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6th Annual Silver Spring Zombie Walk Set for Oct. 25

Once again, the streets of Silver Spring will be taken over by the undead for the 6th Annual Silver Spring Zombie Walk. Several thousand participants are expected to join in Saturday, Oct. 25 on a walk from the intersection of Sligo and Georgia Avenues to the AFI Silver Theatre. The event features a social hour […]

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Students Hearing the Blues in Strathmore This Week

photo of Interior of Strathmore Music Hall

Thousands of fifth-grade students will be hearing the blues this week. To celebrate the Strathmore Music Center’s 10th anniversary, the arts center collaborated with preeminent jazz education organization JazzReach and Montgomery County Public Schools to commission an entirely new Blues program for its annual 5th grade Student Concerts. More than 11,000 students will experience this […]

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Bethesda Row Arts Festival (Photos)

On October 18 and 19, the streets of Bethesda Row (Woodmont Avenue, Bethesda Avenue and Elm Street) were transformed into an outdoor art gallery featuring fine arts and fine crafts from approximately 190 artists. This is an annual event for artists who come from around the United States to Bethesda to showcase their work.

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