Arts & Entertainment Briefs

Photo | Phil Fabrizio “Champ” by Phil Fabrizio is one of the sporting news images on exhibit now at the Activity Center at Bohrer Park.

Photo | Phil Fabrizio
“Champ” by Phil Fabrizio is one of the sporting news images on exhibit now at the Activity Center at Bohrer Park.

‘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.

‘Colors and Imagination’
Through February 24, 2019, 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.

February 4-March 31, 10 a.m.-5 p.m. Mon. through Fri., 1:30-5 p.m. Sat. • Artists reception February 16, 1-3 p.m., Arts Barn
See creative expression of performance, sound and instrumentation. Free.

Neil Simon’s ‘Plaza Suite’
In partnership with Sandy Spring Theatre Group
Feb. 8-24, 8 p.m. Fri. & Sat., 2 p.m. Sun. • Arts Barn
Three couples occupy room 719 at the Plaza Hotel on different days, resulting in three one-act tales of marital unhappiness. Ages 15 & up. Tickets are $20 for adults, $18 for students.

Discovery Day: Coins & Stamps
Feb. 9, 11 a.m.-2:30 p.m. • Gaithersburg Community Museum
Learn about coins and stamps from the International Society of World Wide Stamp Collectors, the National Postal Museum, the Washington, D.C. Stamp Collectors Club and the Montgomery Coin Club.

Gallery Series: Musical Collages
Feb. 9, 1-5 p.m., Arts Barn
Discover the fun of creating music-inspired collages with artist Jeanne Sullivan. $82 for residents, $90 for non-residents. $7 for supplies, payable to instructor.

Written Word Sunday: Word Choice
Feb. 10, 1:30-3 p.m.• Arts Barn
Children ages seven to 12 will view artwork, discuss what they see and write short pieces that describe the “story” in the painting. $27 for city residents, $30 for non-residents.

Wedding DIY: Wood Pallet Painting
Feb. 10, 1-3 p.m., Kentlands Mansion
Urban Pallet Company helps you paint a unique sign for your special day. $60 city residents, $65 non-residents.

The World War I Experience for African American Soldiers
Feb. 10, 3 p.m.• Gaithersburg Community Museum
Military historian Lt. Col. Roger Cunningham (USA-ret.) will explore the experience of African American soldiers in World War I. $10 per person.

#ShowLove Fest
In partnership with the Montgomery County Humane Society (MCHS), Austin Perine, Grant Paulsen
Feb. 10, 6 p.m. doors & 7 p.m. show, Arts Barn
This Valentine’s Day, enjoy a feel-good, funny animal video festival and learn how to contribute to your community. Share your favorite animal videos to @ArtsontheGreen #ShowLove for a chance to be featured. Valentine’s sale benefits MCHS. $12 for general admission.

Schumann, Brahms & Chocolate – Chamber Music with New Orchestra of Washington
Feb. 14, 8 p.m., Kentlands Mansion
Explore Clara and Robert Schumann’s love story and enjoy wines paired with SPAGnVola chocolates. The program features two masterworks of the piano quartet repertoire. $25 for adults, $15 for youth.

Art Night Out: Acting Up!
Feb. 15, 7-9 p.m., Arts Barn
Try your hand at acting. $35 for City of Gaithersburg residents, $40 for nonresidents.

In Partnership with Metropolitan Ballet Ensemble
Feb. 18, 10:30 a.m.• Arts Barn
The instruments of the orchestra come to life through classical ballet, jazz and modern dance. $12 in advance, $15 day of event, and $10 ages 6 & under.