Arts and Entertainment Briefs

‘Our Moments in Time’
Through March 10, 8 a.m.-9 p.m. Mon.-Sat.; 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Sun. • 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.

‘Musicalia’
Through March 31, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon. through Fri., 1:30-5 p.m. Sat. • Arts Barn
Artwork represents a broad range of music genres and artists. Free.

‘The Kentlands Flower Show’
March 1-April 28; artists reception March 10, noon to 2 p.m. • Kentlands Mansion
See fine art photography of flowers and arrangements by floral designers. Free.

16th Annual Young Artist Award Concert
March 1, 7:30 p.m. • Rosborough Theater at Asbury Methodist Village
The City of Gaithersburg and the Kentlands Community Foundation present the top prize winners of the 2019 vocal and
instrumental competition. Tickets are $15.

African Folktales
March 2, 11 a.m.-12 p.m. • Quince Orchard Library
Bright Star Touring Theatre presents stories from folktale traditions across Africa. Free.

Musica Viva Classical Concert Fundraiser
March 2, 6-9 p.m. • Kentlands Clubhouse
Meet Maestro Simeone Tartaglione and violinist Alessandra Cuffaro and enjoy wine and hors d’oevres at this Kentlands
Community Foundation fundraiser for the Musica Viva classical concert series. $35 donation per person.

Tim Whalen Quintet
March 2, 8 p.m. • Arts Barn
A night of musical conversation in the true language of jazz with pianist Tim Whalen. $25 for adults, $15 for youth (18 and under).

Acoustic Jam
March 5, 6-9 p.m. • Carriage House, 321 Kent Square Road
Bring your instrument and join in, or just come to listen. Free.

‘Heathers (The Musical)’ In Partnership with Rockville Musical Theatre
March 8-24, 8 p.m. Fri. & Sat., 2 p.m. Sun. • Arts Barn
Veronica Sawyer grows tired of the shallow lifestyle among the ruthlessly powerful clique at Westerberg High: the Heathers. She falls in love with rebellious stranger, J.D., who helps her seek revenge. Ages 15 and up. Tickets are $18 for students, $22 for adults.

‘Merciful Minerva! Suffrage and the Birth of Wonder Woman’
March 8, 7 p.m. • Gaithersburg Community Museum
Park Ranger Heidi Dietze will discuss how Wonder Woman broke through sexist barriers. Also enjoy a tasting with True
Respite Brewing Company. Tickets are $10.

Floral Still Lifes & Tea
March 9, 1-4 p.m. • Arts Barn
Bring your own art supplies and settle in to create using designer floral still lifes. You can also enjoy a tea party while you work and then display your art the next day during the artist reception for “The Kentlands Flower Show” at the Kentlands
Mansion. $20 for city residents, $25 for non-residents.

Discovery Day: Model Building
March 10, 1-4 p.m. • Gaithersburg Community Museum
Explore model building with hands-on activities, demonstrations and exhibits. Free, but register in advance.

DiVerse Gaithersburg Poetry Reading and Open Mic
March 10, 2-4 p.m. • Gaithersburg Library
Poetry reading and open mic featuring Katherine E. Young, Joelle Biele and Martha Sanchez-Lowery. Free.

Kentlands Film Society: ‘Difret’
March 10, 7 p.m. (Doors open at 6:15 p.m.) • Arts Barn
This Ethiopian film takes place in 1996 when tradition in the countryside allowed a man to kidnap a young woman to be his bride. Hirut is only 14 years old when she is taken captive. She escapes but kills her kidnapper in self-defense. A lawyer who runs a women’s legal aid group takes up her defense. Tickets are $9. Contact kentlandsfilmsociety@gmail.com or 301.529.9951 to reserve.

Irish Arts Celebration ‘Ceili & Ceol!’
March 15, 7:30 p.m. • Kentlands Mansion
Enjoy a performance of Irish music, dance and poetry. Afterwards, learn a traditional Ceili dance. Ages 6+. Tickets are $12.

Venetian Mask Making
March 15, 7-9:30 p.m. • Arts Barn
Lynne Oakes helps you create masks using mixed media. Registration includes one glass of wine or beer. $50 for City of Gaithersburg residents, $55 for non-residents.

St. Patrick’s Day Parade
March 16, 10 a.m. • Rio Washingtonian Center
Fireman Garry Walker is grand marshal and radio hosts Albie Dee (94.7) and JP Flaim (106.7) are emcees at this 19th annual St. Patrick’s Day parade. Lloyd Dobler Effect performs after the parade. Free.

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