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SUNDAYS

BIBLE SERVICES: Seekers Church. Intergenerational classes begin with 9:30 AM circle time (share personal and community news), 10 AM worship and 11:30 AM coffee and conversation. 276 Carroll St. NW, Takoma DC. Info: 202-829-9882.

CLASS: Meditation with Wisdom Path Healing Center. 9:30 AM-Noon. 7120 Carroll Ave., Takoma Park. Free (donations welcome). Info: 301-891-2488 or www.doctoramen.com.

DANCE: Afro-Brazilian Dance Classes – Samba Reggae, and more!  Sponsored by Liz Lerman Dance Exchange. 1-2 PM. 7117 Maple Avenue, Takoma Park. $10/class or bring a friend and pay $5. Info: pmans1986@gmail.com.

DANCING: Waltzing at Glen Echo (3-6 PM, $8-12) plus Contra Dancing (7-10:30 PM, $9-12). Spanish Ballroom or Bumper Car Pavillion. Additional Dances occasionally booked, check for details. Glen Echo Park, 7300 MacArthur Blvd. DC, inside the Beltway. Info: www.glenechopark.org or 301-634-2222.

EXERCISE: Total Body Fitness on a Ball. 8:30 AM, also Wednesdays. Takoma Park Seventh-day Adventist Church Center, 6810 Eastern Ave. NW DC (opposite church). Free. Info: 202-829-4800.

KIDS: Planetarium programs: Fall Night Sky (1 PM) and Exploring the Universe (4 PM). Rock Creek Nature Center, 5200 Glover Rd. NW, DC off Military Rd. Free. Info: 202-895-6070 or www.nps.gov/rocr.

PETS: Animal Adoptions. Noon-2 PM. The Big Bad Woof, 117 Carroll St. NW, DC. Free. Details: 202-291-2404 or www.thebigbadwoof.com.

WORSHIP: Takoma Park Friends Meeting (Quakers). Unprogrammed worship at 10 AM. Followed by Second Hour (discussion). Fourth Sunday: Conduct of Business. All welcome; Liz Lerman Dance Exchange, 7117 Maple Ave., Takoma Park, MD. Info: 301-270-4239.

MONDAYS

CONTEST: Brainstormer pub trivia with prizes. 7 PM. McGinty’s Public House, 911 Ellsworth Dr., Silver Spring. Free. Info: 301-587-1270 or www.mcgintyspublichouse.com.

(new) COMPUTERS: Mac Recycle Clinic. Volunteers help with repairs and installations for out-of-warranty Mac computers for a donation.  Refurbished Macs for sale. 7-9 PM. Marvin Church Four Corners, Silver Spring. Info:  www.MacRecycleClinic.org or email recyclemac.wordpress.com.

 

TUESDAYS

CIVICS: Meet with Mayor Bruce Williams.  2-5 PM (by appointment). 5-7 PM (walk-in). On Monday holidays, hours move to Wednesday. Third Floor, Takoma Park Community Center. Info: 301-891-7230 or PeggyeW@takomagov.org.

CLASSES: Meditation with Wisdom Path Healing Center. 7:30-9:30 PM. 7120 Carroll Ave, Takoma Park. Free (donations welcome). Info: 301-891-2488 or www.doctoramen.com.

EXERCISE: Tai Chi Push Hands Workout. Wu Shen Tao. 7-9 PM. Dance Exchange, 7117 Maple Ave., Takoma Park. Free. Info: 301-270-0665.

GAMES: Takoma Park Intergenerational Strategy Games Club. All ages welcome. Traditional and new games on site, including Rummikub, Eurogames, Chess, Go, and Bridge. 7-9:30 PM. Victory Tower, 7051 Carroll Ave. Free. Info: contact Spineyone@yahoo.com or mkfeldman23@gmail.

WEDNESDAYS

CLUB MEETING: English Conversation Club. Improve your language skill while learning about U.S. culture. 7 PM. Silver Spring Library, 8901 Colesville Rd. Info: 240-773-9420.

EXERCISE: Total Body Fitness on a Ball. 8:30 AM. Takoma Park Seventh-day Adventist Church Center, 6810 Eastern Ave. NW DC (opposite church). Free. Info: 202-829-4800.

GAMES: Chess for beginners and experienced players. 3:30 PM. Long Branch Library, 8800 Garland Ave., Silver Spring. Info: 240-777-0910

KIDS: Young Planetarium. 4 PM. Rock Creek Nature Center, 5200 Glover Road, NW off Military Rd. Free. Info: 202-895-6070 or www.nps.gov/rocr.

OPEN STUDIO: Letterpress Happy Hour at Pyramid Atlantic. Share printing techniques. 1stt & 3rd Wednesday. $20 (members, $10). 6:30-8:30 PM. 8230 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring. Must RSVP: 301-608-9102 or www.pyramidatlanticartcenter.org.

POKER NIGHT: at McGinty’s Public House. 911 Ellsworth Dr., Silver Spring. Info: www.mcgintyspublichouse.com or 301-587-1270.

THURSDAYS

DANCING: Slow Blues and Swing Dancing at Glen Echo Park. Most Thursdays, 9-11:30 PM (beginners 8:15-9 PM). Back room, enter at far left of Spanish Ballroom. 7300 MacArthur Blvd., DC. $8-13. Info: 301-634-2231 or www.glenechopark.org or www.CapitalBlues.org.

HEALTH: Lighten Up Laughter Club. Laugh away your stress, illness and dark moods. Bring more joy into your life. It’s fun and suitable for all. No sense of humor needed! Find out why laughter truly is “the best medicine.” 2nd and 4th Thursdays, 7-8 PM.  Takoma Park DC Library. www.lightenUpClub or 202-492-3138.

MEETING: Monument Toastmasters Club dinner meeting. Learn art of public speaking. First and third Thursdays, 7-9 PM, Vicino’s Restaurant, 959 Sligo Ave., Silver Spring, (south of Wayne, just before overpass). Menu: $4 and up. Info: Lisa Covi, 301-588-2990 or covi@umd.edu.

OPEN STUDIO: Papermaking Society. 1st & 3rd Thursday. $20 (members, $10). 6-8 PM. 8230 Georgia Avenue, Silver Spring. Must RSVP: 301-608-9102 or www.pyramidatlanticartcenter.org.


FRIDAYS

DANCING: Contra Dancing at Glen Echo. 7:30-11:30 PM. Spanish Ballroom or Bumper Car Pavillion. $9-12. Additional dances occasionally booked; check for details. Glen Echo Park, 7300 MacArthur Blvd., DC.Info: www.glenechopark.org.


SATURDAYS

COMEDY: Laugh Riot at the Hyatt. Live standup comedy show plus joke contest ($25 prize). 8-10 PM. Hyatt Regency, 7400 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda. $10 cash admission. Info: 301-657-1234 or www.StandupComedyToGo.com.

DANCING: Swing Dancing. 8 PM-Midnight. Spanish Ballroom, Glen Echo Park, 7300 MacArthur Blvd., DC, inside Beltway. $15. Info: www.glenechopark.org.

ENGLISH CLUB: English Conversation Club. Improve skills and learn about U.S. culture. 11 AM. Long Branch Library, 8800 Garland Ave., Silver Spring. Free. Info: 240-777-0910.

EXERCISE: Cloud Hands Tai Chi. 8-9 AM. Civic Building at Veterans Plaza, Silver Spring. Free, no experience necessary. Info: www.CloudHandsTaiChi.net.

HEALTH: Laughter for Health. Laugh away your stress, illness and dark moods. Bring more joy into your life. It’s fun and suitable for all. No sense of humor needed! Find out why laughter truly is “the best medicine.” Saturdays, 11 AM-Noon, starting 9/24/11 at Crossings. See www.CrossingsHealling.com or call 202-492-3138.

KIDS: Planetarium programs: Night Sky (1 PM) and Exploring the Universe (4 PM). Rock Creek Nature Center, 5200 Glover Rd. NW, DC off Military Rd. Free. Info: 202-895-6070 or www.nps.gov/rocr.

PETS: The Big Bad Woof Animal Adoptions. Noon-3 PM. Free. Check for details: www.thebigbadwoof.com or 202-291-2404.

PETS: Living Ruff Animal Adoptions. Noon-2 PM. 8517 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring. Free. Check for details: events@livingruff.com.

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