gaithersburg: SummerFest, Gaithersburg, Maryland, Saturday, July 2, 2022 - 06/26/22 11:38 AM
SummerFest, Gaithersburg, Maryland, Saturday, July 2, 2022
 
 
Celebrate America’s independence with friends and family at SummerFest on Saturday, July 2 from 6 to 11:30 p.m. at Bohrer Park at Summit Hall Farm. The free summer festival features live music, food trucks and local breweries, and family-friendly activities, all leading up to a spectacular fireworks display and SummerGlo After Party.
SummerFest kicks off at 6 p.m. with Nation, one of DC’s top dance bands. Enjoy delicious offerings from food and local craft beverage vendors, including Dogfish Head, Landmade, Lone Oak, Steinhardt Brewing, True Respite, and Waredaca.
Once it gets dark (approximately 9:25 p.m.), a spectacular fireworks display will … (12 comments)

gaithersburg: DiVerse@Casey Poetry Nights, Gaithersburg, Maryland - 06/08/22 10:06 AM
DiVerse@Casey Poetry Nights, Gaithersburg, Maryland
 
Join Casey Community Center and DiVerse Gaithersburg on the first Thursday of every month this summer for a fantastic night of poetry and conversation. Readings from featured poets will be followed with conversation and open mic opportunities. Poetry nights kick off on June 9 with Ethelbert Miller, Teri Cross Davis, and Jona Colson. These events are free. Advanced registration is strongly encouraged. Register for tickets here.
This is a City of Gaithersburg, Maryland announcement.
 
Orchids, Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania USA IMG 1321Canon PowerShot G11 CameraPhotograph by Roy KelleyRoy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(7 comments)

gaithersburg: Jubilation Day Celebration, Gaithersburg, Maryland - 06/08/22 08:58 AM
Jubilation Day Celebration, Gaithersburg, Maryland
 
 
Celebrate Gospel music at the 16th Annual Jubilation Day Concert on Saturday, June 11 from 3 to 7 p.m. at the City Hall Concert Pavilion. Enjoy performances of all styles of Gospel, Christian and uplifting music by local and regional artists. This year’s featured performer is The Chosen Vessels. The free event will also feature an acknowledgement of the upcoming Juneteenth Holiday.Learn more here. 
 
This is a City of Gaithersburg, Maryland announcement.
 
Orchid, Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania USA IMG 1320Canon PowerShot G11 CameraPhotograph by Roy KelleyRoy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(8 comments)

gaithersburg: Outdoor Summer Concerts, Gaithersburg, Maryland  - 06/01/22 01:07 PM
  Outdoor Summer Concerts, Gaithersburg, Maryland 
Free, family-friendly evening and children’s concerts returnto the City Hall Concert Pavilion. End the day on a musical note with Evenings in Olde Towne on Thursdays in June, July and September. All concerts take place from 6:30 to 8 p.m. The series kicks off on June 2 with Soul Crackers.
 
Children’s Concerts delight parents and kids on Wednesday mornings in June and July from 10:30 to 11:15 a.m. This summer’s lineup starts off with Magician Drew Blue Shoes on June 8. 
This is a City of Gaithersburg, Maryland announcement.
 
Orchids, Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania USA IMG 1302
Canon PowerShot G11 Camera
Photograph by Roy Kelley
Roy and … (9 comments)

gaithersburg: Caribbean-American Heritage Month, Gaithersburg, Maryland - 06/01/22 12:37 PM
Caribbean-American Heritage Month, Gaithersburg, Maryland
 
Join Gaithersburg in celebrating and honoring Caribbean-American Heritage Month in June with a performance and a proclamation highlighting the culture, heritage and achievements of our Caribbean-American neighbors.
At the June 6 Mayor and City Council meeting, Mayor Jud Ashman will issue an official proclamation recognizing the history and achievements of Caribbean-Americans. The proclamation will be presented to Joan Beckford, owner of Island Pride’s Oasis Restaurant & Catering.
Dance, tap, or just listen as musician Ronald Emrit plays his Steel Pan at the Benjamin Gaither Center on Wednesday, June 29 at 12:30 p.m. Tastings of traditional desserts and drinks will be provided. … (14 comments)

gaithersburg: Sidewalk Repairs Scheduled in Kentlands, Gaithersburg, Maryland - 03/23/22 07:28 AM
Sidewalk Repairs Scheduled in Kentlands, Gaithersburg, Maryland
 
The City of Gaithersburg will be doing repair workon sidewalks in Kentlands on the following dates. March 23 – March 29 Little Quarry Rd – from Chestertown St to Thaxton St March 30 – April 5Thaxton St – from Little Quarry Rd to Tschiffely Sq Rd April 6 – April 19Chestertown St – from Tschiffely Sq Rd to Little Quarry Rd All related inquiries should be directed to the City of Gaithersburg’s Department of Public Works.Several sections of the sidewalk in front of our home are marked for replacement. This work was actually scheduled last year but was delayed by early … (5 comments)

gaithersburg: Green Cocktails: Climate Change, Gaithersburg, Maryland - 03/10/22 02:24 PM
Green Cocktails: Climate Change, Gaithersburg, Maryland
 
Explore sustainability with the Community Museum’s Green Cocktails series. The next virtual session takes place on Friday, March 11 at 7 p.m. on the Community Museum Facebook Page. The discussion explores the Montgomery County Climate Action Plan and features a cocktail recipe from True Respite Brewing Company. Learn more here. 
This is a City of Gaithersburg, Maryland announcement.
 
Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania USA IMG 0996
Canon PowerShot G11 Camera
Photograph by Roy Kelley
Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(18 comments)

gaithersburg: Free Groceries Distribution, Gaithersburg, Wed., Feb. 9, 2022 - 02/08/22 03:57 PM
Free Groceries Distribution, Gaithersburg, Wed., Feb. 9, 2022
The Upcounty Hub, Blackrock Center for the Arts, has scheduled a free groceries distribution event on Wednesday, February 9, 2022 from 1 p.m. to 2 p.m. at the South Lake Elementary School, 18201 Contour Road, Gaithersburg, Maryland 20877.
Please share this announcement with families that may be food insecure.
 
 
Tulips, Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square, Pennsylvania USA IMG 0925Canon PowerShot G11 CameraPhotograph by Roy KelleyRoy and Dolores Kelley Photographs … (12 comments)

gaithersburg: Casey Winter Farmers Market, Gaithersburg, Maryland - 01/26/22 08:26 AM
Casey Winter Farmers Market, Gaithersburg, Maryland
 
Monthly Winter Markets at Casey Community Center continue on Thursday January 27. Scenic View Orchards will have a limited supply of in-season Florida oranges. The market will also have eggs, locally sourced meats, cakes, pies and cookies, distilled spirits, pre-mixed Jollof rice, and a variety of seasonal produce.
Look for more Casey markets on February 17, March 17 and April 22, weather permitting. The Main Street Farmers Market in Kentlands is open Saturdays year round. Stay up to date on all market news by following our Facebook page here.
This is a City of Gaithersburg, Maryland announcement.
 
Tulips, Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square, … (11 comments)

gaithersburg: Free Groceries Distribution, Gaithersburg, Tues., Jan. 18, 2022 - 01/17/22 11:59 AM
Free Groceries Distribution, Gaithersburg, Tues., Jan. 18, 2022
A distribution of free groceries is scheduled for tomorrow, Tuesday, January 18, 2022 from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. at the Church of the Nazarene in Gaithersburg, Maryland. 
Please share this information with families that might be food insecure.
 
 
Daylily, Kentlands Photowalk, Gaithersburg, Maryland USA IMG 6074
Canon PowerShot G11 Camera
Photograph by Roy Kelley 
Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(6 comments)

gaithersburg: Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA), Gaithersburg, Maryland - 01/10/22 04:59 PM
Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA), Gaithersburg, Maryland
It's almost tax time!
The annual Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program is now accepting appointments to prepare 2021 taxes. All appointments will be virtual and available to individuals who earn $58,000 or less a year.
To learn more visit https://gburg.md/vita
This is a City of Gaithersburg, Maryland announcement.
 
 
Dahlia + Imagination, Color Edited for our Imagination Series,
Kentlands Photowalk, Gaithersburg, Maryland USA IMG 6062A
Canon PowerShot G11 Camera
Photograph by Roy Kelley 
Roy and Dolores Kelley Photographs
(11 comments)

gaithersburg: Paint the Plow Pilot Program, Gaithersburg, Maryland - 11/30/21 10:57 AM
Paint the Plow Pilot Program, Gaithersburg, Maryland
 
"Paint the Plow" on Display at Jingle Jubilee.Four newly painted City of Gaithersburg snowplows will be on display at the 95th annual Jingle Jubilee and Tree Lighting celebration, taking place on Saturday, December 4, from 3:30 to 6 p.m. at the City Hall Concert Pavilion, 31 South Summit Avenue. This outdoor event is free. No reservations are required. Masks are strongly encouraged. The plows are part of Paint the Plow, a community outreach initiative of the Gaithersburg Parks, Arts & Recreation Corporation (G-PARC) and the City’s Public Works and Parks, Recreation & Culture Departments (PRC). … (14 comments)

gaithersburg: Veterans Day Observance, Gaithersburg, Maryland - 10/26/21 09:53 AM
Veterans Day Observance, Gaithersburg, Maryland
Mark Your Calendars
You're invited to join the City for its annual Veterans Day Observance on Thursday, November 11 at the Concert Pavilion at 11a.m. as we honor and recognize all those who have served.
For more info visit https://gburg.md/veteransday
 
This is a City of Gaithersburg, Maryland announcement.
 
Chrysanthemum, Brookside Gardens, Wheaton, Maryland USACanon PowerShot G11 CameraPhotograph by Roy KelleyRoy and Dolores Kelley Photographs … (16 comments)

gaithersburg: Halloween Wine & Cheese in Kentlands, Gaithersburg, Maryland - 10/17/21 04:46 PM
Halloween Wine & Cheese in Kentlands, Gaithersburg, MarylandOutdoor Cello ConcertHosted by Kentlands Manor Kentlands Manor is privileged to announce a fun and slightly scarrry evening in the courtyard at Kentlands Manor on Friday, October 29th from 5 - 6:30 p.m.! Tanya and her amazing masked students will perform, and light appetizers and wine & cheese will be served. We ask outside guests to please bring a lawn chair as seating will be limited. Guest costumes are encouraged and prize$ will be awarded for the most creative, the scariest, and the funniest. This outdoor event is open to the Kentlands Community. The concert will also be … (23 comments)

gaithersburg: Plans for Crown High School, Gaithersburg, Maryland - 10/07/21 08:35 AM
Plans for Crown High School, Gaithersburg, Maryland
Planning has started for a new high school in the southeast corner of the Crown community. On Monday, October 11 during a Mayor and City Council Work Session, MCPS officials will present a brief introduction to the project and discuss the timeline for future public work sessions. MCPS has conducted outreach with the neighborhoods that immediately surround what will be the construction site; however, the entire community is invited to be part of the process. MCPS officials have noted that it will be two years or more before boundary studies are conducted for this new … (16 comments)

gaithersburg: Ruby-throated Hummingbird in Kentlands, Gaithersburg, Maryland - 08/01/21 06:04 PM
Ruby-throated Hummingbird in Kentlands, Gaithersburg, Maryland
 
As I was working in our back garden, a male Ruby-throated Hummingbird hovered a few feet away. It was the first time I have seen a hummingbird in our yard. Click on the following link to see more. 
 
Photograph from Bird Watching HQ, Hummingbirds in Maryland
 
(11 comments)

gaithersburg: Social by the Pool for Residents of Kentlands, Gaithersburg, Maryland - 07/05/21 01:01 PM
Social by the Pool for Residents of Kentlands, Gaithersburg, Maryland
 
The Kentlands Citizens Assembly has scheduled the first happy hour for community residents since before the pandemic.
Come celebrate the summer with an outdoor happy hour by the pool! The event will include live music by the band Live Action Hero, beverages and light fare. *Event is for Kentlands residents 21 years of age and older* Registration for this event will close July 9 at 5pm.
Note: The upper pool deck will be closed at 5pm in preparation of the event.
Saturday, July 10, 2021 from 7:00 PM to 9:30 PM EDT
Clubhouse Upper Deck
485 Tschiffely … (10 comments)

gaithersburg: Gaithersburg, Maryland Red, White & Blue Photo Parade - 07/01/21 06:35 AM
Gaithersburg, Maryland Red, White & Blue Photo Parade
 
Show your Red, White & Blue on social media @GburgMD and share your patriotic photos with us to be included in a virtual photo parade. Dress up your kids (or pets!), decorate your house, takes selfies at our events – show us how you celebrate July 4th in Gaithersburg.
We’ll put this colorful photo parade together and share it on social media after the weekend. Make sure you use hashtag #Gburg4th.
 
This is a City of Gaithersburg, Maryland announcement.
 
Lilies, Kentlands Photowalk, Gaithersburg, Maryland USACanon PowerShot G11 CameraPhotograph by Roy KelleyRoy and Dolores Kelley Photographs … (6 comments)

gaithersburg: New Recreation Department YouTube Channel, Gaithersburg, Maryland - 06/21/21 05:04 PM
New Recreation Department YouTube Channel, Gaithersburg, Maryland
 
Move, Play and Grow with us on YouTube. The Department of Parks, Recreation & Culture launched its own @PRC YouTube Channel on June 14, providing viewers with access to educational and entertaining content for all ages. The new channel features workout videos, cooking demos, art exhibit discussions, storytime readings, sports activities, virtual Skywatching programs, a wedding planning series, and more.
Check out the latest content – the virtual Activing Aging Expo hosted by the Benjamin Gaither Center.
 
This is a City of Gaithersburg, Maryland announcement.
 
Carnation, Dianthus caryophyllus, Longwood Gardens, Kennett Square, PA USA IMG 2806Canon PowerShot G11 CameraPhotograph … (5 comments)

gaithersburg: Recommended: Flower Hill Automotive, Gaithersburg, MD - 06/15/21 09:18 AM
Recommended: Flower Hill Automotive, Gaithersburg, MD
 
It was time for the 30,000 mile service for my car and I took it to Flower Hill Automotive. We have used this auto repair shot for several years and highly recommend their services.
 
Flower Hill Automotive
8031-C Snouffer School Road
Gaithersburg, Maryland 20879
301-869-8900
 
Lily in the rain, Kentlands Photowalk, Gaithersburg, Maryland USACanon PowerShot G11 CameraPhotograph by Roy KelleyRoy and Dolores Kelley Photographs … (17 comments)

 


Listings

Links

Archives

RSS 2.0 Feed for this blog