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2014 

Singer Songwriter Series, Arts Barn in Kentlands   Celebrate musicians who write, compose and sing original material with the Singer Songwriter Series presented by O'Hair Salon + Spa. The five part series at the Arts Barn provides a unique view into the world of songwriting and performance, with ...
09/05/2014
Carroll County Farmers Market, September 6th   Saturday, September 6, 2014 is the Carroll County Farmers’ Market Harvest Weekend.  This is the last date of the Summer Season at the Carroll County Farmers’ Market. This will be your last chance to stock up on local produce including apples, potatoe...
09/05/2014
It's okay to drink white wine after Labor Day   Friday night in Kentlands means time for wine tasting at Pinky & Pepe's Grape Escape. This is a very good place to meet friends and neighbors and you many even discover a new favorite wine. The wine tasting begins at 6 p.m. and the music begins at 7...
09/05/2014
Suburban Maryland Fall Home Show, Sept. 6 & 7   The Suburban Maryland Fall Home Show is scheduled for this weekend, September 6 and 7, 2014 at the Discovery Sports Center at Maryland SoccerPlex. The hours are from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Saturday and from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. on Sunday. Admission is fr...
09/05/2014
Plan to visit the Corcoran Gallery of Art this month   September is the final month to visit the Corcoran Gallery of Art before it is closed for renovations and is absorbed into the National Gallery of Art and George Washington University.  The Corcoran collection founded almost 150 years ago wil...
09/04/2014
Gaithersburg Citizen Pet of the Year   Despite a tight race, Levi the Australian Shepherd led the way to victory with 223 votes on the City's Facebook page during the annual "Citizen Pet of the Year" photo contest. Coming in a close second with 222 votes was Rosie the Toy Poodle, followed by thir...
09/04/2014
Lend Your Expertise to a Gaithersburg Advisory Committee   Through a variety of volunteer committees, Gaithersburg residents play an important role in advising the Mayor and City Council on vital issues - from economic development and educational supports to environmental services and cultural ar...
09/04/2014
Book Recommendation: Ghost Soldiers by Hampton Sides   I just finished reading Ghost Soldiers (2001) by Hampton Sides. This is an outstanding historical narrative about a dramatic prisoner of war rescue mission in the Philippines during World War II. The effort was to rescue over 500 POWs who has...
09/04/2014
Appetizers and Dips Recipes Board on Pinterest   Pinterest is one of the very best sources for recipes of any kind. So, you will definitely want to have some food oriented boards as you build your social media presence on Pinterest.  This is a link to my Appetizers and Dips Recipes board on Pinte...
09/03/2014
Kentlands Outdoor Movie Night, September 13th   You may wish to make a note on your family calendar for the next Outdoor Movie Night in Kentlands which is scheduled for Saturday, September 13, 2014 at 7:30 p.m. The special movie will be Captain America: The Winter Soldier. This movie will just be...
09/03/2014