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‘Escapes’ Through Oct. 23, Kentlands Mansion and Arts Barn This invitational landscape exhibit features the work of eight artists. There is a free artists reception on Sept. 28, 7 p.m. www.gaithersburgmd.gov Latino Art League Through Nov. 12, Activity Center at…

The Park Pages

Photos | Pam Schipper

Organized and sponsored by Quince Orchard Park residents Ron Schwartz of Embrace Home Loans and Fran Gianaris of 
Re/Max Metropolitan Realty (left), this year’s Labor Day Doggie Swim was a hit for canines and their humans.

QOP NEWS A Doggone Good Time During the final hour of the pool season on Sept. 4, running on the pool deck was not met by guard whistles and admonitions. Instead, the four-pawed sprints around the pool were greeted by…

A Very Composing Teen

Photo | Pam Schipper
Zoe Fischthal directs the witches in rehearsal for her original musical based on “ROALD DAHL’S THE WITCHES,” which she has subtitled “Fallen to Witches’ Snare.” The witches are (L to R) Uma Manikoth (Bruno), Olivia Luzquinos (Grand High Witch), Samantha Vidas (Carlotta the Witch, Mrs. Jenkins), Andrea Wilson(Millie the Witch), Miriam (Mia) Herman (Linda the Witch), and Sofia Rosenbaum (Beatrice the Witch).

Zoe Fischthal began playing piano when she was in kindergarten and started composing music in fifth grade. After appearing in a variety show at Rachel Carson Elementary, she decided to meld her talents. “Being in a show was really fun…

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Paw-sitive News Bring the four-legged member of your family to your neighborhood pool for the annual dog swim Labor Day weekend. Kentlands dogs and their owners are invited to the Kentlands pool on Sept. 4, 4 to 6 p.m.; Lakelands…

Arts & Entertainment

‘Keep Cool’ Through Sept. 5, Arts Barn  This eclectic exhibit features works by the visual arts faculty of the 2018 art education season. All work is dominated by cool colors. www.gaithersburgmd.gov Latino Art League Sept. 1-Nov. 12, Activity Center at…

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KCA Releases Kentlands Retail Market Analysis A retail market analysis prepared by Robert Gibbs and the Gibbs Planning Group found that “the designated Kentlands study area has an existing demand for up to 214,250 sf of new retail and restaurant…