Arts & Entertainment Briefs

7th Annual Kentlands Christmas Light Show
Through Jan. 5, 2019, 6 to 9 p.m. each night • 202 Little Quarry Road
The Draghici family proudly presents The Kentlands Christmas Light Show. Free, but visitors are invited to leave a donation in the donation box for the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention.

Olney Art Association Annual Juried Exhibition
Through Jan. 6, 2019 • Kentlands Mansion
This show juried by Deborah Makiowski features the work of Olney Art Association members.

‘Fantasy, Sci-Fi & Humor’
Through Jan. 15, 2019 • Activity Center Gallery, Bohrer Park
See whimsical, fantastic and lighthearted work by local artists.

‘Interior Spaces’
Through Feb. 3 • Arts Barn
This exhibit explores what the term “Interior Spaces” means to individual artists.

Main Street Farmers Market
Jan. 5, 12 & 19, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. • Main Street Pavilion
Weekly market offering fresh produce, plants, baked treats and more.

‘Catch Me If You Can’ In partnership with Montgomery Playhouse
Jan. 4-20, Fridays and Saturdays at 8 p.m., Sundays at 2 p.m. • Arts Barn
A man’s wife mysteriously disappears from their weekend getaway cottage in the Catskills in this amusing comedy-thriller.
Ages 15 & up. $20 for adults, $18 for students.

Discovery Days: Rocks, Minerals & Fossils
Jan. 5, 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m. • Gaithersburg Community Museum
Learn about rocks, minerals and fossils with the Gem, Lapidary and Mineral Society of Montgomery County, the Calvert Marine
Museum and the U.S. Geological Survey. Find out how minerals are used in everyday life and catch the fossil-hunting bug as you explore Maryland fossils. Free, but register in advance.

‘Colors and Imagination’
Jan. 11-Feb. 24, 2019; Artists Reception Jan. 17, 7-8:30 p.m. • Kentlands Mansion; Mon.-Fri. by appointment, call 301.258.6425
This 6th Annual Art League of Germantown multi-media exhibit is juried by Gonzalo Ruiz Navarro. Free.

Gaithersburg After Hours: ‘What Happened to the Milky Way?’
Jan. 11, 7 p.m. • Gaithersburg Community Museum
Many in this area can remember a time when it wasn’t that unusual to see the Milky Way, but today light pollution has made it
rare enough to be newsworthy. Dr. Harold Williams, director of the Montgomery College Planetarium, will discuss the Dark
Skies Movement and what it means for our night skies. Tickets are $10.

Family Game Night
Jan. 11, 7-9 p.m. • Casey Community Center
Let loose with board games and more at open play community game nights. Families can play together, challenge new opponents, or explore giant games. Concessions will be available for purchase (cash only). Admission is $2 per person, up
to $10 per family.

DiVerse Poetry Reading & Open Mic
Jan. 13, 2-4 p.m. • Gaithersburg Library
Featured poets are Sistah Joy Alford, Tanya Olson and Kristin Ferragut. The reading is hosted by Lucinda Marshall and will be
followed by an Open Mic. Free.

‘Like Crazy’
Jan. 13, 7 p.m.; doors open at 6:15 p.m. • Arts Barn
Filmed in Tuscany, this is about Beatrice and Donatella, who have little in common except that both are patients in a swanky
mental hospital. The two escape during a group work detail and go on a road trip. A limited number of tickets are available
for $9 and can be purchased at the door. Reservations are encouraged; contact kentlandsfilmsociety@gmail.com.

Stitch and Play
Jan. 15, 1-3 p.m. • Quince Orchard Library
This adult group meets on first and third Tuesdays of the month to play mah-jongg, board and card games, as well as work on
needlework. Free but register at www.montgomerycountymd.gov/library.

Penny Theater
Jan. 17, 11:30 a.m. & 1:30 p.m. (two performances) • Quince Orchard Library
Volunteers perform favorite folk and nursery tales with a miniature puppet theater. Children ages 3 to 6 and their parents
practice theater etiquette. Registration required. Call 240.777.0200 or visit the Quince Orchard Library Information Desk.

‘Our Moments in Time’
Jan. 18-March 10, 8 a.m.-9 p.m. Mon.-Sat.; 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Sun.; Artists Reception Jan. 24, 7 p.m. • Activity Center at Bohrer Park
Four Montgomery County freelance sports photojournalists—Phil Fabrizio, George Smith, Jacqui South and David Wolfe—
present their reflections on the stories behind their sporting news images in “Our Moments in Time.”

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