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Ongoing - Volunteers Needed
Senior Connection is looking for more volunteers to help senior neighbors get around town for a variety of needs.
Information: www:seniorconnectionmc.org

Every Saturday - Kensington Farmers Market
Nearly 20 vendors provide fresh seafood, meats, waffles, pies, coffees, baked goods, cheeses, eggs and more every Saturday at the Kensington Train Station from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. Information: shirley.watson@tok.md.gov


August 2 - National Night Out
The Olney Chamber of Commerce presents its annual National Night Out in honor of police, fire and community partnership. The event features nearly three dozen exhibitors and loads of family fun. Information: olneymd.org


August 3 - Free Movie
The city of Rockville's free, family-friendly "Movies in the Parks" series returns with "Inside Out" (PG) at Montrose Park. It begins at dusk (approximately 8:00 p.m. and chairs, blankets, food and beverages are welcome. Information: www.rockvillemd.gov


August 3 - Free Concert
Strathmore's free summer outdoor concert series continues with Cissa Paz, a dazzling Brazilian singer and songwriter. The performance begins at 7:00 p.m. at Strathmore's Gudelsky Gazebo.
Information: www.strathmore.org


August 4 - Free Concert
Glen Echo Park's free summer concerts continue with the Trifilio Tango Trio at the park's Bumper Car Pavilion. The pavilion is covered so the concert starting at 7:30 p.m. will be held rain or shine. Information: glenechopark.org


Through August 7 - Best of Gaithersburg
The city of Gaithersburg presents a juried art exhibition - "Best of the Best: Gaithersburg" - at the Activity Center at Bohrer Park. Viewing hours are Monday through Saturday from 8:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m. and Sunday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Information: www.gaithersburgmd.gov


August 10 - Free Concert
Strathmore's free summer outdoor concert series continues with Mariachi Flor de Toloache, the first and only established all female mariachi band founded in New York. The performance begins at 7:00 p.m. at Strathmore's Gudelsky Gazebo.
Information: www.strathmore.org


August 10 - Free Movie
The city of Rockville's free, family-friendly "Movies in the Parks" series returns with "Finding Nemo" (G) on the Glenview Mansion front lawn. It begins at dusk (approximately 8:00 p.m. and chairs, blankets, food and beverages are welcome. Information: www.rockvillemd.gov


August 11 - Free Concert
Glen Echo Park's free summer concerts continue with Brian Gaffney (with opening act Elle Hope) at the park's Bumper Car Pavilion. The pavilion is covered so the concert starting at 7:30 p.m. will be held rain or shine. Information: glenechopark.org


August 11 - Free Concert
Glen Echo Park's free summer concerts continue with Brian Gaffney (with opening act Elle Hope) at the park's Bumper Car Pavilion. The pavilion is covered so the concert starting at 7:30 p.m. will be held rain or shine. Information: glenechopark.org 


August 17 - Free Movie
The city of Rockville's free, family-friendly "Movies in the Parks" series returns with "The Sandlot" (PG) at Woodley Gardens. It begins at dusk (approximately 8:00 p.m. and chairs, blankets, food and beverages are welcome. Information: www.rockvillemd.gov


August 17 - Free Concert
Strathmore's free summer outdoor concert series continues with Uke Fest with prominent performers playing the ukulele. The performance begins at 7:00 p.m. at Strathmore's Gudelsky Gazebo. Information: www.strathmore.org


August 18 - Free Concert
Glen Echo Park's free summer concerts continue with Dave Chappell & Friends at the park's Bumper Car Pavilion. The pavilion is covered so the concert starting at 7:30 p.m. will be held rain or shine. Information: glenechopark.org


August 24 - Free Movie
The city of Rockville's free, family-friendly "Movies in the Parks" series returns with "Up" (PG) at Fallsgrove Park. It begins at dusk (approximately 8:00 p.m. and chairs, blankets, food and beverages are welcome. Information: www.rockvillemd.gov


August 24 - Free Concert
Strathmore's free summer outdoor concert series continues with Sammy Miller and the Congregation, an exuberant jazz band. The performance begins at 7:00 p.m. at Strathmore's Gudelsky Gazebo. Information: www.strathmore.org


August 25 - Free Concert
Glen Echo Park's free summer concerts continue with the Montgomery College Jazz Ensemble at the park's Bumper Car Pavilion. The pavilion is covered so the concert starting at 7:30 p.m. will be held rain or shine. Information: glenechopark.org


September 25 - VisionWalk
The 7th Annual Montgomery County VisionWalk begins at 10:00 a.m. at Rockville Town Square. The event to support the Foundation Fighting Blindness to find a cure for retinal disease has raised more than $125,000 in previous walks. Information: www.fightblindness.org


October 6 - A Better Life
Cornerstone Montgomery is hosting a benefit in support of renovation work at the charity's Rockville facility. The benefit will feature tours, hors d'oeuvres, wine, beer and an opportunity to learn more how Cornerstone Montgomery and its partners work to help people regain their independence. Information: www.cornerstonemontgomery.org


October 8 - Fall Fest
The Pike District is sponsoring its inaugural Fall Fest at noon at Rockville Pike and Marinelli Road in Rockville. There will be live music, food, fun and festivities for all ages. Information: pikedistrict.org





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