Pawpaw fruit
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Weekend Planner, September 11 – September 13 (VIDEO)

Here are some of our weekend picks from the MyMCMedia.org calendar:

Friday, September 11

Saturday, September 12

Butterfly fan by Dave Montgomery PHOTO | Sandy Spring Museum

Butterfly fan by Dave Montgomery
PHOTO | Sandy Spring Museum

  • Check out “Grown Down Playground Art” for an interactive exhibit by artist Jenny Wu at BlackRock Center for the Arts in Germantown.
  • Sandy Spring Museum’s art exhibit “Two for One: Photographic Combinations using the Museum Collection” is open from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m.
  • This week is a great time to dine out during Silver Spring’s Restaurant Week.
  • Damascus Community Fair, in its 70th year features fun for the whole family with live music, games, hay rides, veggie races and more from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m. Free admission.
  • Interested in where county’s Early Voting Centers will be located for the next election? The Board of Elections is holding a public hearing on the topic today at the Executive Office Building in Rockville from 10 a.m. to noon.
  • Community paper shredding and recycling event takes place at Walter Johnson High School from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. in Bethesda.
  • Gold’s Gym is hosting a Zumba session at Rockville Town Square at 10:30 a.m.
  • Montgomery County Recreation annual Pooch Pool Party takes place from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Wheaton-Glenmont Pool today and tomorrow. Pre-registraion is encouraged.
  • The 55th Annual Greek Festival takes place at the St. Andrew Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral in Silver Spring from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • The InterAct Story Theatre presents The Hero of Everything at the Silver Spring Black Box Theater at 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. This is interactive theater for families.
  • The Silver Spring Jazz Festival takes place at Veteran’s Plaza from 3 to 10 p.m. Headlined by Al Chez & The
    Brothers of Funk Big Band.
  • Enjoy local a cappella groups perform at the Gaithersburg City Hall Concert Pavilion at 6 p.m. Bring a lawn chair or blanket for this free, outdoor event.
  • Singer songwriter BettySoo conducts a workshop at 3 p.m. and performs a concert at 7:30 p.m. at Gaithersburg’s Arts Barn. This is the first in this season’s Singer Songwriter Series.
  • Olney Theatre’s production of Hay Fever focuses on the dysfunctional Bliss family with a performance
    tonight at 8 p.m.

Sunday, September 13
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  • The Parks Half-Marathon race kicks off at 7 a.m. near the Rockville Metro Station. Registration is closed.
  • The Pawpaw Festival takes place at Meadowside Nature center in Rockville from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Don’t know what a pawpaw is, you are not alone. (It is a native fruit.) Enjoy pawpaw tasting, music, storytelling, crafts, games and more.
  • Sport & Health hosts an outdoor Barre class from 9 to 9:45 a.m. at Pike & Rose Lower Muse Alley.
  • Damascus Community Fair, in its 70th year features fun for the whole family with live music, games, hay rides, veggie races and more from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m. Free admission.
  • Montgomery County Recreation annual Pooch Pool Party takes place from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Wheaton-Glenmont Pool. Pre-registraion is encouraged.
  • Rockville Town Square is the place to be if you love chocolate. The Dwelling Place is hosting its 23rd Annual Carnival of Chocolates from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.
  • The 55th Annual Greek Festival takes place at the St. Andrew Ukrainian Orthodox Cathedral in Silver Spring from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m.
  • The InterAct Story Theatre presents The Hero of Everything at the Silver Spring Black Box Theater at 11:30 a.m. and 1:30 p.m. This is interactive theater for families.
  • The Bethesda CROP Hunger Walk takes place at B-CC High School at 1:30 p.m. to raise funds to end hunger.
  • The Victorian Lyric Company presents a concert version of Strauss’ The Gypsy Baron at 2 p.m. at the
    Fitzgerald Theatre in Rockville.
  • Olney Theatre’s production of Hay Fever focuses on the dysfunctional Bliss family with a performance today at 2 p.m.
  • Gaithersburg’s Backyard Concerts return with the Beatles cover band Savoy Truffle at 5 p.m. at Kelley Park. Enjoy a free outdoor concert and please bring a nonperishable item to donate to Manna Food Center.

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