This weekend’s lineup promises to open your mind and with The One-Mile Radius Project, improve your flexibility with offerings of both Tai Chi & Yoga, get your pulse movin’ while watching a hip-hop dance competition & even a wine tasting to balance it out! More – All here, all local, all this weekend!
Free Tai Chi Class
Boordy Wine Tasting
Yup – we’re tasting a local winner. Join us this Friday for a special sampling of award winning wines from Boordy Vineyards. We will be sampling their Albariño, Vidal Blanc, Chambourcin Merlot, Petit Cab, and Zinberry. I think you’ll agree there is a little something for everyone in this tasting.
Where: Greenbelt Co-op, 121 Centerway, Greenbelt
Join us to officially kick-off this year’s Open Studios Tour! Learn more about getting involved with OST, enjoy music and refreshments, view the gallery, and take part in a creative activity provided by Artist and Craftsman Supply of Hyattsville. Stop in and say hi before heading out to other great activities taking place in the neighborhood.
Orange Grove Dance will investigate the personal and uniquely traversed spaces of the community. Dance, film and projection will be used to zoom into and magnify the intimate nooks and crevices of seemingly familiar spaces and, in turn, bring those outside spaces inside the walls of Joe’s.
Where: Joe’s Movement Emporium, 3309 Bunker Hill Rd, Mt. Rainier
Cost: Pay what you wish, no tickets required
Weekday Players End of Semester Performance
The Weekday Players is proud to present Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike by Christopher Durang for their annual spring production! This hilarious play begins with two siblings living together (unhappily) in their family home. This family is sure to crack you up during their antics surrounding life, love and loss.
Where: The Clarice, Cafritz Foundation Theatre
TGIF Yoga at Love Studios
Unwind at this relaxing class as we gently move our bodies in a soothing and kind way. Great for beginners and those who with no yoga experience.
Where: Love Yoga, 5111 Baltimore Ave, Hyattsville
Hollywood Community Garden
Help build the Hollywood Community Garden! Now’s your chance to say, “Hey! I built that!” 🙂
Where: 9900 Rhode Island Avenue, College Park
Deck & Patio Staining Workshop
Learn about a range of innovative products designed to cut through the grime and leave a clean surface. Will also show you how to select and operate the right pressure washer to speed clean your desk or patio. Lastly, we’ll show you how to select the right stain or waterproof seal for your wood deck.
Where: Home Depot, Hyattsville and College Park
Join Mark Wardlaw of B.N.V Remodeling as he discusses the basics of painting. Learn how to properly prepare surfaces and apply paint. The workshop will include a hands-on demonstration using rollers and brushes, discussions on types of paint protection, paint sheens, and different applications.
Where: Community Forklift, 4671 Tanglewood Dr, Hyattsville
Spring Greening Fair 2017
Have some fun at this sustainability and affordable “green” living event! Activities, demonstrations and vendors will feature gardening, recycling, local produce, energy efficiency, green roofs, music, crafts, animals and more!
Where: Mt. Rainier Nature & Recreation Center, 4701 31st Pl, Mt. Rainier
Rip the Floor
Rip The Floor is an annual hip-hop dance competition/showcase hosted by Dynamic Dance Team at the University of Maryland, College Park. Many teams and crews from around the East Coast of the United States participate either to put on a great show or for a possible grand prize of $500!
Where: The Clarice, Dekelboum Concert Hall
Cost: General: $15; Student: $10
This feature documentary covers the first journeys to the moon by Apollo 8 and Apollo 11, and the huge effort required to save the crew of Apollo 13. Guests will join us for a moderated discussion after the film, including retired NASA engineer Bud Durand and Network Controller assigned to several Apollo missions, George Ojalehto
Where: Old Greenbelt Theatre, 129 Centerway, Greenbelt
Take Laughter with You
Clowns Without Borders performs for displaced people all over the world. Come experience the joy of circus, and learn how we use laughter to transform communities in crisis. Watch a world-class performance of acrobats, jugglers, aerialists, and clowns! Hear artists share their stories about performing in refugee camps and conflict zones worldwide.
Yoga Gives: Planned Parenthood
Our practice inspires us to work for the peace and happiness of all humans and creatures. From time to time, we’ll host donation classes to benefit causes that we love and support.
Where: Numi Yoga, 4315 College Ave, College Park