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Ongoing - Class Registration
The BlackRock Center for the Arts is accepting registration for a variety of expanded winter classes including dance, music, theater and visual arts. Classes are for youths and adults.
 Information: www.blackrockcenter.org

September 1 - Look Good, Feel Better
The cancer support organization Hope Connections is sponsoring a workshop by volunteer cosmetologists to show women coping with the side effects of cancer treatment look and feel better through skin care, makeup, wigs and clothing. The workshop at the Beaumont House in Bethesda is free, but limited to those affected by cancer.
Information: www.hopeconnectionsforcancer.org


September 3 - Free Concert
Thursday Evenings in Olde Towne presents a free concert at the City Hall Concert Pavilion in Gaithersburg featuring the pop and rock sounds of the Lloyd Dobler Effect. The concert begins at 6:00 p.m.
Information: www.gaithersburgmd.gov


September 5 - 7 - Glen Echo Arts Show
The 45th Glen Echo Arts Show at Glen Echo Park features an art exhibit with work from more than local 250 artists representing a wide range of media, including sculpture,  paintings, works on paper, ceramics, glass, fiber arts, jewelry, photography, and furniture.
Information: www.glenechopark.org


September 10 - Free Concert
Thursday Evenings in Olde Towne presents a free concert at the City Hall Concert Pavilion in Gaithersburg featuring the rockability music of Four Star Combo. The concert begins at 6:00 p.m.
Information: www.gaithersburgmd.gov


September 11-13 - The Gypsy Baron
Civic Center Park in Rockville is hosting a concert performance by The Gypsy Baron. It is presented by the Victorian Lyric Opera Company.
Information: www.rockvillemd.gov

September 11-27- The Musical of Musicals
The Arts Barn in Gaithersburg presents The Musical of Musicals by Joanne Bogart and Eric Rockwell. The satire is structured in five short acts with each paying homage to the style of a famous composer. Tickets are $22 and there is no show on September 12.
Information: www.gaithersburgmd.gov


September 16 - Mark Twain
The Weekday Cultural Arts Performance Series returns to Arts Barn in Gaithersburg with a showing of Mark Twain and Mr. Clemens, Tonight! The funny one-man show featured Kurt Sutton in the title role. Performances are at 1:00 p.m. and 8:00 p.m.
Information: www.gaithersburgmd.gov


September 16 - Surviving Bladder Cancer
The cancer support organization Hope Connections is sponsoring a discussion by Dr. Armine Smith of Johns Hopkins University Hospital on the different types of bladder cancer surgery might be appropriate for cancer patients. The discussion at the Beaumont House in Bethesda is free, but limited to those affected by cancer.
Information: www.hopeconnectionsforcancer.org


September 17 - Free Concert
Thursday Evenings in Olde Towne presents a free concert at the City Hall Concert Pavilion in Gaithersburg featuring the rock and soul music of Patty Reese. The concert begins at 6:00 p.m.
Information: www.gaithersburgmd.gov


September 21 - Laughter is Best
The cancer support organization Hope Connections is sponsoring is a discussion by Nira Berry, CEO of Laughing Rx, on how happiness can improve your outlook and health. The discussion at the Beaumont House in Bethesda is free, but limited to those affected by cancer.
Information: www.hopeconnectionsforcancer.org


September 24 - Free Concert
Thursday Evenings in Olde Towne presents a free concert at the City Hall Concert Pavilion in Gaithersburg featuring the funky sounds of Precautionary Measures. The concert begins at 6:00 p.m.
Information: www.gaithersburgmd.gov


October 2-11 - The Great Gatsby
Civic Center Park in Rockville is hosting The Great Gatsby which is presented by Rockville Little Theatre.
Information: www.rockvillemd.gov


October 3 - Taste of Bethesda
Bethesda's annual famous food and music festival brings 60 restaurants and five stages of entertainment to the Woodmont Triangle for another year of family fun and entertainment with food samples, live music, face painting for kids and arts and crafts.
Information: www.bethesda.org


October 8 - Go Green
Bethesda Green is hosting its 6th annual gala in Bethesda to honor local green champions at a dinner with a seasonal menu with food from local purveyors, auction and live music.
Information: www:bethesdagreen.org


October 22 - Finding the Light
The Weekday Cultural Arts Performance Series returns to Arts Barn in Gaithersburg with a showing of Finding the Light featuring images from prize-winning photographer Marissa Roth's exhibit, "One Person Crying: Women and War." Actress Lisa Hayes portrays Roth. The performance is at 1:00 p.m. Information: www.gaithersburgmd.gov


  November 19 - Time Travel
The Weekday Cultural Arts Performance Series returns to Arts Barn in Gaithersburg with a showing of Time Travel with Emily Dickinson who brings American poetry and history to life in a one-woman play. The performance is at 1:00 p.m. Information: www.gaithersburgmd.gov


March 16, 2016 - Redhot & Blue
The Weekday Cultural Arts Performance Series returns to Arts Barn in Gaithersburg with a concert by Redhot & Blue which features Yale University's oldest coed jazz and cappella group. The concert is at 1:00 p.m. Information: www.gaithersburgmd.gov



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