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Summer is a time for making magical childhood memories. Two camps in the area, both faith-based, offer summer adventure to kids ages 2 through 17. On the Go at Camp Sonshine Germantown Brandon Cooper, director of Camp Sonshine Germantown, has…

Irish Eyes Smiled on St. Paddy’s Day Run

Photo | Debbie Boderman

Some 160 runners participated in this year’s Fleet Feet Sports’ St. Paddy’s Day Run.

Exhilarated by blue skies and mild weather, more than 160 runners and walkers, many clad in shades of green, turned out March 12 for Fleet Feet Sports’ St. Paddy’s Day Pub Run through the Kentlands. Adidas and Yelp were sponsors,…

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Complimentary Painting Classes for Seniors Mike Mathis, property manager, painter and art teacher at Kentlands Manor Senior Apartments, hosts complimentary painting classes for his residents and for other local seniors on alternating Tuesday afternoons in his property’s second floor art studio. The…

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Winter Farmers Market Saturdays, 10 a.m.-2 p.m., Main Street Pavilion Enjoy winter vegetables as well as produce grown in local greenhouses. Other items may include meat, breads, crab cakes, soups, dips and spreads, pickles, crepes, cupcakes and cookies, scones, eggs,…

Canadian Brass: A Class Act

Photo | Sharon Allen Gilder

(Left to right) Owners of Pritchard Music Academy, Joe and Becky Pritchard; Alex Loane, Quince Orchard High School (QO) sophomore and tuba player; Chris Coletti, trumpet player with Canadian Brass; and Pat Fay, QO marching band director, worked together to bring a master class taught by Coletti to QO students on Feb. 25.

It was an auspicious day four years ago when Becky Pritchard, co-owner of Pritchard Music Academy (PMA) in Kentlands, made a call to ask Canadian Brass, one of the most famous brass quintets in the world, if they would be…

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Kentlands Film Society Presents Work of Local Artists Each year, the Kentlands Film Society selects five films for its season. For a number of years, the selection committee has wanted to do something a bit different that supports local, Montgomery…