Arts & Entertainment

Photo | Alice Ramos The opening night performance of “Peter Pan Jr.” at the Arts Barn presented by KAT Second Stage was sold out thanks to its talented cast. Nora Suliman plays Peter Pan alongside Matthew Rubin (Captain Hook) and Elena Yeatts-Lonske (Wendy). Performances of this KAT Second Stage production continue through March 18. For tickets, visit www.ticketfly.com/venue/15285-arts-barn.

Photo | Alice Ramos
The opening night performance of “Peter Pan Jr.” at the Arts Barn presented by KAT Second Stage was sold out thanks to its talented cast. Nora Suliman plays Peter Pan alongside Matthew Rubin (Captain Hook) and Elena Yeatts-Lonske (Wendy). Performances of this KAT Second Stage production continue through March 18. For tickets, visit www.ticketfly.com/venue/15285-arts-barn.

‘Abstract Imaginations’

Through March 31; The Framer’s Choice Gallery

Local artist and teacher Vian Shamounki Borchert presents 30 of her latest paintings in this solo exhibition.

‘Art of the Print’

Through April 2; 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Monday through Friday; 1:30-5 p.m. Saturday, Arts Barn

Susan Due Pearcy served as guest curator for this exhibit, which brings together some of the best printmakers in the area.

5th Annual Art League of Germantown (ALOG) Exhibit

Through April 20, Kentlands Mansion

ALOG members present a selection of works. Free.

Main Street Farmers Market

March 17, 24 & 31, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Main Street Pavilion

Weekly market offering fresh produce, plants, baked treats and more.

‘Peter Pan Jr.’

Presented by KAT Second Stage, March 16-18; 7:30 p.m. Fridays, 11 a.m. & 2 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays, Arts Barn

Peter and Tinkerbell travel with the Darling children on a magical journey and come face to face with the villainous Captain Hook. Ages 7+. Tickets are $15 for adults, $12 for youth.

Murder at the Mansion: Eat, Drink & Be Murdered

8 p.m. March 16 & 17, 2 p.m. March 18, Kentlands Mansion

A wildly-popular Irish whiskey recipe sparks a family feud. Enjoy a pre-show whiskey tasting, buffet of sweet treats, mystery and excitement. Ages 15 +. Tickets are $35 or $60 per couple.

‘The Eagle Huntress’

Presented by the Kentlands Film Society, March 18, 7 p.m. (doors open 6:15 p.m.), Arts Barn

The heroine of this 2016 documentary, set in the Mongolian steppe, is a 13-year-old Kazakh girl, Aisholpan. Her ambition to become a top eagle hunter defies a sacred male-only tradition. Tickets are $9. Call 301.529.9951 or email kentlandsfilmsociety@gmail.com to reserve.

‘Boston Blackie’

In partnership with Montgomery Playhouse, March 22, 1 p.m. & 8 p.m., Arts Barn

Two short mystery plays featuring Boston Blackie, a fictional character created by author Jack Boyle, are featured. $20 for adults; $12 for youth (14 and under).

Families in Motion: Character Day

March 24, 10:30 a.m.-noon, Casey Community Center

Come dressed as your favorite character and enjoy music, parachute dancing, hula hoops and games. $5 for ages 3-10.

Cooking Basics

March 24, 1-2 p.m., Casey Community Center

Adults 18 and older can learn basic cooking techniques. $10 for City of Gaithersburg residents; $15 for non-residents.

Skate Park Season Opening

March 24, 3 p.m., 510 S. Frederick Ave.

Skateboarders, inline skaters and BMX bike riders of all ages and skill levels are welcome; there is no admission fee.

Singer-Songwriter Concert Series: Laura Cantrell With Siobhán O’Brien

March 24, 3 p.m. workshop & 7:30 p.m. concert, Arts Barn

Laura Cantrell uses her clear, purposeful voice to illuminate her stories and pull you in. Siobhán O’Brien hails from Limerick, Ireland, and has released six albums, including her most recent self-titled CD. $30 for concert; $50 for workshop and concert.

‘The Hand That Feeds’

Presented by the League of Women Voters of Montgomery County (LWVMC), March 25, 2 p.m., Arts Barn

After a 2 p.m. wine and cheese reception, the film about a popular bakery café on New York’s Upper East Side will be screened at 3 p.m. A discussion moderated by immigration attorney Don Mooers follows. Tickets are $35. For more information, visit lwvmc.eventbrite.com.

Kentlands Acoustic Acoustic Jam

March 27 & April 3, 6-9 p.m., Carriage House, 321 Kent Square Road

Music lovers and musicians gather for potluck-style food, drink and, of course, to jam.

Build Up Some Steam

Sponsored by the Art of Problem Solving Academy, March 28, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m., Kentlands Mansion

Drop in between 9:30 a.m. and 3 p.m. to spend an hour with your kids exploring Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math themed activities. Free for children ages 3-10 years.

Python Programming for Girls

March 31, 1-3 p.m., Quince Orchard Library

The high school robotics team, 5421 Rm’d and Dangerous, is hosting a series of Girls Programming Workshops, called GirlHub, to middle and high school students. This first workshop kicks off a second and fourth Saturday of each month schedule through December 2018. Register online at www.montgomerycountymd.gov/library.

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