Free Herbal Check-Ins with Colleen
Meet Clinical Herbalist Colleen Zuntag to chat about herbs and receive a free, 5 minute check-in on how herbs may help some of your most important health concerns.
Where: Smile Herb Shop, 4908 Berwyn Rd, College Park
Riverdale Park Farmers Market
One of my fave farmers markets! They’re adding both Alaskawiled Seafoods adn Tag Team Kitchen to the lineup for tomorrow. We love strolling around the Riverdale Park Farmers Market, buying some fresh, local produce, grabbing a bite from one of the vendors and then heading to Town Center Market for a tasty beverage.
Where: 6204 Rhode Island Avenue, Riverdale Park, MD
Cost: No entry fee.
Guided and tempered by powerful life lessons and rooted in jazz traditions laid down by Ella Fitzgerald, Dinah Washington, and other leading ladies of past generations, GRAMMY-nominated René Marie borrows various elements of folk, R&B and even classical and country to create a captivating style uniquely her own.
Where: MilkBoy ArtHouse, 7416 Baltimore Ave, College Park
Dance Dance Party Party!
Dance Dance Party Party is a women-only freestyle exercise dance session! Come in your exercise clothes. Burn anywhere from 200-400 calories Dance your heart out to an eclectic mix of music for an hour straight. Make new friends, leave refreshed!
Where: Community Forklift Resource Room, 4671 Tanglewood Dr, Hyattsville
DC Punk Archive Library Show: Ultra Beauty + Meche Korrect
(Not Route One but enough of y’all dig punk rock so sharing!) The DC Punk Archive celebrates women in music this March with a live show featuring Ultra Beauty and Meche Korrect!
Where: Dorothy Height/Benning Library, 3935 Benning Rd NE, Washington DC
FRIDAY – Happy Passover! Chag Sameach!
Final Friday – Women’s History Month
Stop by Studio SoHy to check ou the female-made HER STORY art installation – and meet the artists!
Where: Studio SoHy, Hyattsville
Opening Reception: In Poco de Todo Amoroso
David Amoroso shows his admiration for Latin culture through his artwork. His artistic passion is divided between painting, photography, and block and screen prints. Stop by for the opening; light refreshments will be served.
Where: Green Owl Design, Hyattsville
Happenstance Theater presents the Cabaret Noir: A Film Noir inspired theatrical montage. This series of dark, comic vignettes reveals Femmes Fatales and fedoras, trench coats and torch songs, intrigue, suspense and shadows.
Where: Joe’s Movement Emporium, 3309 Bunker Hill Road, Mt. Rainier
Yoga at the Old Parish House
When: 8:30am: Beginners (suitable for all levels); 9:45am: Gentle Yoga (for those with injuries or other limitations)
Where: Old Parish House, 4711 Knox Rd, College Park
Black Speculative Arts Movement 2018
Black Speculative Arts Movement, aka BSAM, is an annual Afrofuturism, black comics, independent film, and arts convention held at multiple colleges and universities throughout the United States and abroad. See site for full schedule. When: 10am-5pm
Where: Gateway Media Arts Lab, 3311 Rhode Island Ave, Mt. Rainier
Saturday Social Ride
This week we’ll be heading down to Shortcake Bakery in Hyattsville via the NE Anacostia Trail, no drop, delicious pastries! About 12 miles RT. Bring lock, cash/cc. Helmets required.
Where: Proteus Bicycles, 9217 Baltimore Ave, College Park
Make & Take: A Papermaking Event
Make and take your own Invasive Paper with Meg Heeres (PAAC Keyholder Resident) with plants harvested from the Anacostia Watershed. Open to all ages and abilities!
Where: Pyramid Atlantic Art Center, 4318 Gallatin Street, Hyattsville
Artist Talk with David Marquart and Brennan Cox
David will share his thoughts on his time as Gateway’s Artist-in-Residence, his ongoing body of work, and what’s next for the artist. This is David’s end of residency artist talk. Brennan will share his thoughts on SWEET WITH ROT, his current solo exhibition in the 39th Street Gallery.
Where: Gateway Arts Center, 3901 Rhode Island Ave, Brentwood
March goes out like a dancer! A double dance at Ballroom Blum. Afternoon contras and squares from 2-5 pm. Potluck from 5:30 to 7. Evening contras and squares from 7:30 to 10:30. Music by Tempest, caller Bob Isaacs!
Where: Ballroom Blum, 8300 Osage Terrace, Adelphi
Cost: Suggested donation of $10/person
Samba Dance with Zezeh
Where: Espaco Cultural Samba Trovao, 4318 Hamilton Street, Hyattsville
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- Peek Inside Gold’s Gym, Riverdale Park!
- Organic Juice at Mt. Rainier’s The Waterhole
- Duke Ellington in North Brentwood
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