Arts & Entertainment Briefs

Harmonious Art Group
Through June 23, Activity Center at Bohrer Park
Artists exhibit work in traditional and contemporary Chinese styles. Free.

‘Angelic Encounters’
Through June 30; Artists reception June 8, 3-6 p.m., The Framer’s Choice Gallery, 402 Main St.
The world-renowned artist Alexander Anufriev is showing original works entitled “Angelic Encounters.” Free.

‘Water’ Gallery Exhibition
Through July 14, Arts Barn
See paintings, mixed media, photography and glass. Free.

Gaithersburg Fine Arts Association 33rd Annual Juried Exhibition
Through July 17, Kentlands Mansion
See the work of Gaithersburg Fine Arts Association members in this annual juried exhibition. Free.

Drink Maryland
June 7, 3:30-8 p.m., Olde Towne Gaithersburg (Diamond & Summit Avenues)
Enjoy food and drink, including local Maryland wine, cider, beer and spirits. Free admission. Tasting pass wristband is $25.

Zumba in the Park
June 7, 14 & 21, 7-8 p.m., City Hall Concert Pavilion
Shake it to the Latin rhythms of Zumba, which feature interval dance sessions that combine fast and slow rhythms to maximize fat burning. Free.

‘How the Other Half Loves’
June 7-23, 8 p.m. Fri. & Sat., 2 p.m. Sun., Arts Barn in partnership with Montgomery Playhouse
In this 1969 farce, one clandestine affair, two disastrous dinner parties, and three couples encounter matrimonial mayhem
head on. $20 for adults; $18 for students (ages 15-21).

Community Yard Sale
June 8, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. (Rain date: June 9), Lakelands & Kentlands Clubhouse lawns, throughout communities
Find new to you treasures.

Main Street Farmers & Artists Market
June 8 & 15, 9 a.m.-2 p.m., Main Street Pavilion
Discover local meats and produce, prepared foods, cut flowers and potted plants, baked goods, arts and crafts and more.

Ask a Master Gardener Plant Clinic
June 8 & 15, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., Quince Orchard Library
Have a gardening question you’d like to ask a Master Gardener? Bring in your plant/soil samples or photos for identification and diagnosis. Get advice on weeds, pruning, vegetable gardening, insects, lawns, trees, etc.

Train Days
June 8 & 9, 11 a.m. to 2:30 p.m., Gaithersburg Community Museum
Enjoy an N-Gauge model train display presented by BANTRAK members, explore vintage rail cars, and participate in train-related activities. In the museum, have fun in the hands-on learning centers and shop for train-themed items.

Gallery Series Workshop: Painting the Ocean
June 9, 1:30-4:30 p.m., Arts Barn
Learn the basic techniques of creating translucency of the sea in this watercolor workshop. Some familiarity with watercolors is helpful, but not necessary. All supplies are provided. For ages 14 to adult. $55 for city residents; $64 for non-residents.

Yoga in the Park
June 11 & 18, 7 p.m., City Hall Concert Pavilion
Bring a yoga mat, towel or blanket. Free.

Thursday Morning Kids Concert – Blue Sky Puppets
June 13, 10:30 a.m., City Hall Concert Pavilion
Founded in 1974, Blue Sky Puppets is one of the finest touring children’s theatres on the East Coast. Free.

Evenings in Olde Towne – The Talbott Brothers
June 13, 6 p.m., City Hall Concert Pavilion
Enjoy folk rock. Free.

School’s Out for Summer Celebration
June 14, 1-3 p.m., Olde Towne Plaza
Splash and play in the fountains with DJ music and games. Free.

Flag Day Celebration
June 14, 7-8 p.m., Olde Towne Plaza
Gaithersburg Community Museum and Boy Scout Troop 1760 host this ceremony. Montgomery County Councilmember Sidney Katz will deliver remarks reflecting on the meaning of our country’s symbol. Young Artist Award winner Maren Lewis will sing the National Anthem, and Junior Mayor Diego Flores-Cerezo will lead the Pledge of Allegiance. Free.

Kentlands Under the Lights
June 15, 6-11 p.m., Kentlands Market Square
Enjoy live music from Kentlands Acoustic Jam and Karousel. Local restaurants and food trucks bring signature dishes to purchase, and a beer garden features True Respite, Brawling Bear Brewery and more. Free admission.

International Day of Yoga
June 16, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Gaithersburg City Hall
Join five yoga instructors, including Z Yoga and Opus Yoga, for free classes as part of International Day of Yoga. Open to all
ages. Free.

Family Workshop for Father’s Day
June 16, 1:30-2:30 p.m., Arts Barn
As a family, make gifts for dad, grandpa or any of the special gentleman in your life. Everything is provided. Parent attends free with child. Each child in family attending needs to register. $15 per child.

Thursday Morning Kids Concert – Footworks
June 20, 10:30 a.m., City Hall Concert Pavilion
Kids will enjoy Footworks Percussive Dance Ensemble. Free.

Evenings in Olde Towne – The Hula Monsters
June 20, 6 p.m., City Hall Concert Pavilion
Enjoy Hawaiian Swing. Free.

Art Night Out: Van Gogh’s Sunflowers in Acrylic
June 21, 7-9:30 p.m., Arts Barn
Learn about master artist Vincent Van Gogh and paint your version of his iconic sunflowers in acrylic on canvas. Each registration includes a selection of treats and one glass of wine or beer or unlimited refills on soft drinks. $50 for residents; $55 for non-residents.

Movie Night – ‘Home’
June 21, 7-9 p.m., Casey Community Center
Escape the summer heat and enjoy popular family favorite films indoors. Admission is $2.

Earth, Wind & Fire Tribute Band
June 22, 7-8:30 p.m., City Hall Concert Pavilion
The Maryland-based Earth, Wind & Fire Tribute Band is a talented and committed group of musicians and vocalists with gospel music roots. Free.

Musica Viva Kentlands
June 23, 6 p.m., Kentlands Mansion lawn (Rain location: Lakelands Middle School)
Maestro Simeone Tartaglione and violin soloist Alessandra Cuffaro perform with a 15-piece string orchestra. Free.  Refreshments available for purchase from The Wine Harvest, Paladar Latin Kitchen and Rita’s Italian Ice.

 

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