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WEDNESDAY  NOVEMBER  5

Silver Spring Arts & Entertainment Advisory Committee (NOTE DIFFERENT DATE!)
This Committee meets every other month. On the Agenda: Presentation of the proposed Metro Plaza Development (corner of E/W Hwy and Colesville); and Committee Pirorities for 2015. For more info on the Committee see link from  HERE.
7:00 p.m. Civic Building
NOTE: The public is invited!











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R E G U L A R L Y   O C U R R I N G

SILVER SPRING CITIZENS
ADVISORY BOARD
Reuglar Monthly Meeting (2nd Mondays)
7pm (Civic Building)
More Info? Click HERE if available

SILVER SPRING CITIZENS ADVISORY BOARD
COMMITTEE MEETINGS
Regular Monthly Meetings (4th Mondays)
  COMMITTEES:
     [] Commercial & Economic Development
     [] Pedestrian Safety & Transportation
     [] Neighborhood
(Note: All Committees meet at the same time,
in different rooms - except occassionally when there are joint Committee meetings.)
7:30 pm* (Civic Building)
(*Regular time. However, time may change when Committees meet jointly)
More Info? Click HERE if available

SILVER SPRING URBAN DISTRICT
ADVISORY COMMITTEE
Regular Monthly Meeting (3rd Thursdays)
3:30 pm (Fire Station - unless noted otherwise)
More Info? Click HERE if available

SILVER SPRING ARTS & ENTERTAINMENT
ADVISORY COMMITTEE
Regular Monthly Meeting (1st Tuesdays)
7pm (Civic Building)

SILVER SPRING TRANSPORTATION MANAGEMENT DISTRICT (TMD) ADVISORY COMMITTEE
Regular Monthly Meeting (2nd Thursdays)
8am (Discovery Communications)

MARYLAND NATIONAL CAPITAL
PARK & PLANNING COMMISSION
Montgomery County Planning Board
Regular Meetings
(Certain Thursdays - see specific dates_
9am - Varies
Park & Planning Main Offices
8787 Georgia Avenue)
Agenda: Click HERE if available

SAFE SILVER SPRING (SSS)
Regular Meeting (Once a month)
Meets quaterly with 3rd Precinct Commander
Location & time varies
(Check specific date for details)

SILVER SPRING SENIOR VILLAGES (SSSV)
Meets as needed
Date, Time, & Place Varies

SILVER SPRING GREEN (SSG)
Committees and Task Grops meet as needed
(Also holds public events)
(Check specific date for details)

More info? Linda Siegenthaler, Secretary   Silver Spring Library  Advisory Committee
email: Linda.Siegenthaler@erols.com




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1/29 BUDGET FORUM!


march 20
chamber lolapaloza

TASTE THE WORLD IN FENTON VILLAGE june 2



















FRIDAY  OCTOBER  31

*HALLOWEEN*

Annual Trunk or Treat Canned Food Drive
Treat with a purpose, presented by Leaders Institute. Fun for the whole family! More HERE.  
6:30 - 8:30 p.m.  Veterans Plaza

Hallelujah Night
Fear Not! Fun activity for chlldren and families; arts and crafts and more
6:30 p.m. - 10 p.m.  On Philadelphia Ave (By Jesus House DC)

SATURDAY  NOVEMBER  1
SUNDAY  NOVEMBER  2
MONDAY  NOVEMBER  3
TUESDAY  NOVEMBER  4

*ELECTION DAY!*

WEDNESDAY  NOVEMBER  5

What do you want Silver Spring to be like? Make your voice heard at our mini-charettes!

  • Workshop A – (past)

  • Workshop B – (past)

  • Workshop C – Metro Plaza (November 5, 2014. 11am-1pm. Civic Building.)

With the upcoming construction of the Purple Line station, Silver Spring continues to become a major regional transit hub. The areas immediately surrounding the station are priorities places for high density redevelopment. Workshop C will explore design options for the redevelopment of the Metro Plaza Site (northeast corner of East-West Highway and Colesville Road.
More info HERE

THURSDAY  NOVEMBER  6










FRIDAY  NOVEMBER  7

Fashion Show
Models will include members of our Senior Program, children from Club Rec and the community. You're invited to walk the runway in your best outfit! Pre-registration required for models. FREE! See HERE for flyer.
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm  Long Branch Community Center

SATURDAY  NOVEMBER  8
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TUESDAY  NOVEMBER  11

Tribute to America's Veterans Concert
In collaboration with the Montgomery County Commission on Veterans Affairs, Silver Spring Town Center Inc. presents this tribute concert and celebration each year in the Silver Spring Civic Building. This year we celebrate music of the Vietnam era featuring the favorite hits of the 60's and 70's.  A reception including hors d'oeuvres provided by Nando's Peri Peri and cocktails from our cash bar. Free and everyone welcome. RSVP HERE. More HERE. See lineup HERE.
6pm  Civic Building

WEDNESDAY  NOVEMBER  12

Good Nutrition Through Easy Recipes
and Simple Cooking
In collaboration with Silver Spring Village SSTCi's SPARKLE Progam
Senior Programs Aimed at Re-Kindling Lifetime Engagement
Speakers will be Melanie R. Polk, MMSc, RD, FADA, Director, Senior Nutrition Program, Montgomery County Health & Human Services and Hannah Barker, RD, LDN, Clinical Dietitian at Holy Cross Hospital and ... More HERE.
2pm-4pm   Civic Building

THURSDAY  NOVEMBER  13
FRIDAY  NOVEMBER  14

Winter Carnival Night
Join us for our Winter Carnival, featuring performers from dierent community cultures, and from local children's groups. FREE! See HERE for flyer.
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm  Long Branch Community Center

Gwendolyn E. Coffield Community Center Inaugural Art Show
The Gwendolyn E. Coffield Community Center Advisory Committee in conjunction with Mr. Bruce McBarnette, Summit Connection, LLC, will host its Inaugural Art Show. Come out to see a variety of art featuring the work of local artists from Montgomery County, Prince George’s County, and Washington, DC,  including Jennette Glover, Michelle Potter, Keith Subani, Ishmawiyl Claiborne, Donna Shields-Drawing, Emmy Vickers, Heitzi Epstein, Sam Long, Michelle Potter, Michael Thompson, and Claudia Gibson-Hunter.The event is free. Light refreshments will be served.
7:00 to 10:00 PM, Gwendolyn E. Coffield
Community Center (2450 Lyttonsville
Road)

SATURDAY  NOVEMBER  15
SUNDAY  NOVEMBER  16
MONDAY  NOVEMBER  17
TUESDAY  NOVEMBER  18
WEDNESDAY  NOVEMBER  19
THURSDAY  NOVEMBER  20
FRIDAY  NOVEMBER  21

DEADLINE! Care about the Rapid Transit System? Deadline for RTS CAC self-nomination submissions is today!
Nominate yourself or someone you know to be a representative on one of seven Rapid Transit System Corridor Advisory Committee. There are four corridors: Rockville Pike/Wisconsin Avenue (MD355); Veirs Mill Road (MD586); Georgia Avenue (MD97); and Colesville Road (US29). Some corridors have more than one advisory committee. Visit the MCDOT website HERE  for the nomination form and details on where to submit.

SATURDAY  NOVEMBER  22
SUNDAY  NOVEMBER  23
MONDAY  NOVEMBER  24
TUESDAY  NOVEMBER  25
WEDNESDAY  NOVEMBER  26
THURSDAY  NOVEMBER  27

Giving Thanks
The Fillmore Silver Spring & Shepherd's Table
We welcome those in need in our community to come enjoy seasonal treats, live music and a cornucopia of generosity for assembling take-away care packages complete with food, toiletries and more. Want to get involved? Donate! We are collecting donations of non-perishable food items, toiletries and clothing. Drop off your donations from Oct. 20 - Nov. 26, Monday-Friday 12 PM - 6 PM. We will also accept donations during shows! Questions? Call 301.960.9999. See flyer HERE.
11 a.m. - 3 p.m. The Fillmore Silver Spring

FRIDAY  NOVEMBER  28
SATURDAY  NOVEMBER  29
SUNDAY  NOVEMBER  30
MONDAY  DECEMBER  1
TUESDAY  DECEMBER  2
WEDNESDAY  DECEMBER  3
THURSDAY  DECEMBER  4
FRIDAY  DECEMBER  5
SATURDAY  DECEMBER  6
SUNDAY  DECEMBER  7
MONDAY  DECEMBER  8
TUESDAY  DECEMBER  9
WEDNESDAY  DECEMBER  10
THURSDAY  DECEMBER  11
FRIDAY  DECEMBER  12

Annual Holiday Concert & Dinner,
plus Pictures with Santa
For all ages. Choruses from area elementary schools will be performing all your favorite holiday songs. Enjoy a hot dinner and dessert, and get your child's picture taken
with Santa! $5 per person for dinner, photos included. See HERE for flyer.
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm  Long Branch Community Center

SATURDAY  DECEMBER  13
SUNDAY  DECEMBER  14
MONDAY  DECEMBER  15
TUESDAY  DECEMBER  16
WEDNESDAY  DECEMBER  17
THURSDAY  DECEMBER  18
FRIDAY  DECEMBER  19

Holiday Movie Night
We'll be showing a holidy movie to get everyone in the spirit. All movies are G-rated. For all ages. FREE! See HERE for flyer.
7:00 pm - 10:00 pm  Long Branch Community Center

SATURDAY  DECEMBER  20
SUNDAY  DECEMBER  21
MONDAY  DECEMBER  22
TUESDAY  DECEMBER  23
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SUNDAY  DECEMBER  28
MONDAY  DECEMBER  29
TUESDAY  DECEMBER  30
WEDNESDAY  DECEMBER  31


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january 17/18 Youth Summit

march 29 poverty summit

takoma park
1.) Folk Fest 9/7/14
2.) St. Fest 10/5/14


SILVER SPRING SUMMER SWINGS CONCERT SERIES LINE-UP ANNOUNCED!
For four Thursdays this summer, Veterans Plaza comes alive with our "Summer Swings Concert Series"!  This Series is funded in part by Discovery Communications and produced by the County's Recreation Department and the Regional Center's Urban District. The line-up includes:
July 11  BRUCE EWAN THE RED HARMONICA KING (blues)
July 18  DAVID BACH (world jazz)
July 25  ELLIOT LEVINE (r&b, funk)
August 1  SECOND WIND (rock & roll covers)




TASTE OF WHEATON
JUNE 9TH

FEST AFRICA
AUGUST 10 /11

HISPANIC GALA
SATURDAY SEPTEMBER 7

3on3 sept 14

FEBRUARY 22 2014 - POVERTY SUMMIT - A WIDER CIRCLE








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NOTE: THE REST OF LISTINGS ARE
"PLACE HOLDERS" & "SAVE THE DATES"

(This list is not all-inclusive... There are other  festivals and major gatherting being planned by various groups and interests in our community... Stay tuned for these and more!)

IF YOU HAVE SOME YOU'D LIKE US TO ADD:
E-mail HERE.


-COMMENTS, CORRECTIONS, CONTRIBUTIONS
e-MAIL here
Reemberto Rodriguez, Director
Silver Spring Regional Area




B&O RR STAION OPEN HOUSE
Free Open House at the Silver Spring B&O Railroad Station! The Silver Spring Historical Society and Montgomery Preservation Inc. sponsor this monthly free public open house at the historic Silver Spring B&O Railroad Station.  Limited free parking is available in front of the station with ample street parking and a parking garage available nearby. The railroad station is also an easy four-block walk from the Silver Spring Metro station.
More info HERE.
First Saturday of the month
10 am to 3 pm    Silver Spring B&O Railroad Station (8100 Georgia Avenue)

Crossroads Farmers Market

       Location: 7676 New Hampshire Ave., Takoma Park MD 20912

       Hours: Wednesday: 11am - 3pm, June 4 - ?, 2014

       Contact: Michelle Dudley

       Phone: 410-984-7717











THURSDAY  OCTOBER  30

3rd Annual Montgomery County Hispanic Heritage Awards Celebration
Montgomery County Hispanic Heritage Committee
To celebrate the Hispanic Heritage Month, this event gives out awards to five unique individuals who have supported the Hispanic community through their work or leadership roles.  Each award recipient has been carefully chosen to represent different industries. For this year's event, they have partnerd with FAMILY LAW COMMUNITY ORGANIZATION to support their charitable mission. Purchase tickets HERE.
6:00 PM to 11:00 PM   Civic Building

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SATURDAY  NOVEMBER  1
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WEDNESDAY  NOVEMBER  5

Montgomery Parks Hosts 3rd Annual “Trees Matter” Symposium Montgomery Parks, part of the Maryland-National Capital Park and Planning Commission will bring together some of the country’s leading tree experts for the 2014 Trees Matter Symposium . The day will focus on health and welfare of trees in our increasingly developed landscapes. Admission is $65. To register, visit www.ParkPASS.org and enter Course #300699. (NOTE: This is a ticketed event.)
7:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.  Civic Building









THURSDAY  NOVEMBER  6

Jump Start with the Arts Family Fun Nights
Class Acts Arts and Silver Spring Day School announce the return of the Family Fun Nights! Every First Thursday. More HERE.
5:45 & 6:30 pm  El Golfo Restaurant -8739 Flower Avenue

FRIDAY  NOVEMBER  7










SATURDAY  NOVEMBER  8
SUNDAY  NOVEMBER  9

Get Happy Book Release Party
and SSTCi Fundraiser
Celebrate the release of Mary Amato's new book about the joys and heartbreaks of a 16-year-old songwriter, hear the songs from the book, and enjoy great food and dancing. More HERE.
5pm-9pm  El Golfo Restaurant (8739 Flower Ave)


MONDAY  NOVEMBER  10

Pyramid StoryFest III
The theme for this month? Giving thanks of course! Tis the season after all. So, what's your story? Want to tell us a story about a time you gave thanks, or somebody thanked you? How about that one really awkward thanksgiving dinner with your family? How about a day that you were just thankful came to an end? What are you thankful for? More HERE.
7:30 p.m.  Pyramid Atantic

TUESDAY  NOVEMBER  11

Conversation on Leadership with Dr. Freeman Hrabowski
Presented by Leadership Montgom ery and MODERATED BY:  STEVE SIMON... To purchase tickets and more HERE.
6:00 PM to 8:30 PM   CULTURAL ARTS CENTER, Montgomery College Takoma Park/Silver Spring Campus - 7995 Georgia Avenue





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THURSDAY  NOVEMBER  13
FRIDAY  NOVEMBER  14

Luis Enrique Mejia Godoy
"Tengo America en Mi Voz"
Fundraiser for Renase Washington D.C.
7pm  Civic Building

























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Reemberto Rodriguez, Director        Silver Spring Regional Area
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