Arts & Entertainment

Art League of Germantown (ALOG) Mixed-Media Exhibit

Through April 14; 9 a.m.-4 p.m. Mon.-Fri.; please call 301.258.6425 to confirm gallery availability, Kentlands Mansion

This juried mixed-media exhibit features artwork by ALOG members. Free.

‘Arte di Primavera’

March 3-May 1, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon.-Fri., 1:30-5:30 p.m. Sun.; artist reception March 16, 7-8:30 p.m., Arts Barn

Come celebrate the awakening of spring at a juried art show of maidens, flowers, birds and landscapes depicted in a variety of media. Free.

Kentlands Photography Association

March 4, 1-3 p.m., Carriage House, 321 Kent Square Road

Join other photographers and photo enthusiasts in this group sponsored by the Kentlands Community Foundation. Free.

Main Street Farmers Market

March 4 & 11, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Main Street Pavilion

Products for sale include a variety of fruits and vegetables, herbs, jams and jellies, baked goods, crab cakes, meat, eggs, honey, cut flowers, potted plants and dog treats.

Singer Songwriter Concert Series: Dala

Presented by O’Hair Salon + Spa

March 4, 3 p.m. workshop & 7:30 p.m. concert, Arts Barn

The female singer-songwriter duo Dala brings a fresh brand of acoustic pop to the Arts Barn. Tickets are $50 for workshop and concert and $30 for concert only.

‘Black Water’

March 5, 3:30-4:30 p.m., Kentlands Mansion

Monica Harwood, soprano and Arts Barn program coordinator, appears with pianist Andrew Kraus in “Black Water,” a slightly veiled fictional account of the incident at Chappaquiddick involving Senator Ted Kennedy and Mary Jo Kopechne in 1969. Suggested donation $15.

Kentlands Acoustic Jam

March 7, 6 p.m., Kentlands Carriage House

Bring your voice and instrument and join in, or just come to listen. Free.

Teen Bad Movie Friday – Double Feature

March 10, 3-5:30 p.m., Gaithersburg Community Museum’s 1953 RDC Railcar

Teen Bad Movie Friday offers a double feature screening of “Cat Women of the Moon” and “Attack of the Giant Leeches.” Free, but parents must submit a permission form by COB on March 2 to the City of Gaithersburg.


Presented by Rockville Musical Theatre

March 10-26; 8 p.m. Fri. & Sat., 2 p.m. Sun., Arts Barn

On the eve of deployment, three young Marines set out for one final boys’ night of partying. But when Corporal Eddie Birdlace meets Rose, an awkward and idealistic waitress he enlists to win a cruel bet with his fellow recruits, she rewrites the rules of the game and teaches him the power of love and compassion. Recommended for ages 16 & up. Tickets are $22.

St. Patrick’s Day Parade

March 11, 10 a.m.-noon, Rio Washingtonian Center

The city’s 17th Annual St. Patrick’s Day Parade will feature Celtic dancers, bagpipe bands, clowns, fire trucks and more. Free.


March 12, 2:30-5 p.m.Bullis School, Potomac

This inspiring documentary is about the journey of Twesigye Jackson Kaguri, an immigrant living the American dream who leaves Columbia University to return home to Uganda to care for his only brother, Frank, who is dying of AIDS. Jackson discovers the disease has overwhelmed his home village and makes a decision that will change his life and the lives of the people of his homeland. Free.

Penny Theater

March 16, 9:30, 10, 10:30 and 11:30 a.m., Quince Orchard Library

Favorite folk and nursery tales are performed by volunteers in a miniature puppet theater. Registration is required. Call 240.777.0200 no more than one month in advance, or visit the Quince Orchard Library Information Desk.

‘Financial Literacy: Why Do I Need to Know That?’

March 16, 7:30 p.m., Kentlands Clubhouse

Glen Palman’s presentation on financial literacy, part of the Kentlands Lecture Series, is geared toward high school students and young adults. Free.