Burtons Grill & Bar Coming to Market Square
Burtons Grill & Bar is anticipated to open in Kentlands Market Square during the fourth quarter of 2020, according to Kimco, owners of the center. Burtons will occupy a 5,000-square foot corner space on the paseo and feature a scratch kitchen that is known for accommodating food allergies.
Panda Programmer Open on Main Street
Founded by Kentlands resident Will Corbin five years ago, Panda Programmer (AKA “Coding Club”) is opening a new classroom space at 216 Main St., Suite 200. Beginning in December, classes will be offered on Saturdays from 10 a.m. to noon, and on Thursdays from 3:45 to 5:45 p.m.
Panda Programmer offers after-school programs at more than 30 MCPS elementary schools. Coding Club teaches computer science as well to middle school students.
Mark your calendars for the Panda Programmer/Coding Club open house on Saturday, Jan. 18, noon to 3 p.m. You can find more information at www.PandaProgrammer.com.
Meet the Sugar Plum Fairy
Metropolitan Ballet Theatre (MBT) will host the Sugar Plum Ballet Tea Party on Dec. 21 with seatings at 10 a.m., noon and 2 p.m. at the Black Box Theatre, 220 Perry Parkway. Children can meet the Sugar Plum Fairy and some of the characters from the Kingdom of Sweets and take a ballet class with the ballet characters, make a craft and enjoy a sweet treat and snacks. Tickets are $20 per child; adults admitted free.