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GLEN ECHO: Adventure’s newest Story Time will feature Vicky Fang author-illustrator of Friendbots. Vicky is excited to introduce I Can Read Comics, a brand-new early reader line that familiarizes children with the world of graphic novel storytelling and encourages visual literacy in emerging…

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(Gaithersburg, MD) Treat yourself this fall to music, entertainment, art and more. Pumpkin-Spice up the Halloween season with an in-person class or workshop, visit one of the several City galleries, or purchase tickets to an in-person play, concert or film. More arts programming is being add…

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Kensington, MD – The Noyes Children’s Library Foundation presents the 90th anniversary edition of The Little Engine That Could by Watty Piper, with new illustrations by Dan Santat, as the eighth free Noyes StoryWalk®. Families are invited to read the book on posted signs as they stroll throu…

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GLEN ECHO: Adventure unveils the second episode of Artistically Black. Host Dannielle Hutchinson will be joined by ATMTC Academy’s very own Tony Thomas, illustrious dancer, director, teaching artist and architect. What doesn't he do? Dannielle and Tony will talk about Tony's journey as an ar…

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GLEN ECHO: Peek behind the curtain of Adventure’s first in-theatre show since the beginning of the pandemic, Luchadora!. Written by Alvaro Saar Rios, the discovery of a worn pink wrestling mask prompts Nana Lupita, a Wisconsin grandmother, to share her tale about growing up in 1960s Texas. F…

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The popular Kensington Train Show, which features model trains and fun for all ages, is back for 2021. The event at Kensington Town Hall (3710 Mitchell St., Kensington MD) will be open for visitors on Sept. 11 and 12, 2021. 

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GLEN ECHO, Md. (August 4, 2021)-- This week, Adventure Theatre MTC’s Sunday StoryTime will be the first presentation of Artistically Black with host Dannielle Hutchinson. In this new digital series, Dannielle will speak with fellow Black artists on the expansiveness of the community, the lov…

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GLEN ECHO: This week, Adventure Theatre MTC’s Sunday digital productions will feature a digital reading of an original work entitled The Truth About Krampus by Charlotte La Nasa. Adventure Theatre MTC’s digital productions are Sundays at 3PM ET (note new time) free on Facebook-Live.

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At hearing the word “story,” it is easy to picture a mere book. But the role and nature of stories goes far beyond paper and pen. Storytelling is a trait unique to humans, and from the beginning, it has been an important thread of reality.

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The turn of the century has brought a turn of perspective in the sports landscape. With virtual games like fantasy football hosting more than 45 million people and billions of dollars every year being spent on betting sites, stakes at a professional ballgame extend far greater than the profe…

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As part of Montgomery Parks’ celebration of the annual Latino Conservation Week, the Noyes Children’s Library Foundation presents the book ¡Olinguito! by local author Lulu Delacre as the seventh Noyes StoryWalk®. Families are invited to read the book on posted signs as they stroll through Wh…

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Poetry has always held a special place in the Black community. It has been one of the most prominent art forms used by African Americans and has spread its roots across the Black diaspora. During the civil rights era, prominent poets such as Langston Hughes used the medium to express politic…

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Rough  Trade Records Brooklyn store and Concert Venue where  shows were coproduced with The Bowery Presents has closed  and they are  now located  in Rockefeller Center. You can also make purchases online.Support independent  stores.

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Dibruno Brothers  was founded in 1939 in Philadelphia.It is now run by 3 cousins who are bringing culinary delights to their customers.When covid hit they looked for other ways to educate their customers  since in store tastings were no longer possibleThey started virtual events which are no…

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Rachel Brook is cantor at Park Avenue Synagogue and was the Cantorial Soloist at Temple Beth Ami for 2 years. Last week she participated in the Songs of Hope program

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Every female athlete, no matter the sport, has two things in common: a love for their sport and familiarity with empty stands. Something else that most females, athlete or not, are familiar with are the preexisting rules that hold us back: stay on the path, be grateful, wait for permission, …

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As Netflix adds new shows and movies to their library, they remove others when their license agreements are over. The removal of certain movies and shows has been controversial across Netflix viewers. Viewers are not happy when their favorite show or movie gets removed.

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PROVIDENCE, RI (January 12, 2021) – The Wilbury Theatre Group presents the world premiere of The Race by Mark Binder, directed by Brien Lang. This challenging new play, done in an emerging new performance medium, examines the common, and sometimes uncommon, obstacles of a high-pressure corpo…

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Ted Bennett and Deborah Cahn have been planting grapes making wine and non alcoholic grape juice since the 1970s in Northern California's  Anderson Valley. First  they planted Gewurztraminer and Pinot Noir. Today their daughter  Sarah  operates PennyRoyal Farm with Erika Mckenzie Chapter. Al…

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1) Valley Milkhouse Lady's Slipper and WitchGrass Lady's Slipper 's rind is  soaked in hard cider from Frecon Farms of Boyertown.Pennsylvania which has been in business since 1944 .This tomme style is well worth ordering.Witchgrass is a lactic cheese ripened using  vegetable  ash.

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All In: The Fight for Democracy, which was officially released to the public on Sept. 18 through Amazon Prime Video, is a captivating film that not only leaves audiences more knowledgeable in regards to the prevalent issue of voter suppression, but inspired as well.

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The major motion picture “Greenland” is what audience members get when the producers of “John Wick,” “The Town” and “Clash of the Titans” work with renowned director Ric Roman Waugh -- and I loved it.

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La Tur is unique made of cow’s, goat, and sheep’s milk. It comes from Piedmont where you can forage for truffles or discover a fine Italian wine. Because of its texture, enjoy it for dessert instead of ice cream.

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The rind of this cheese has a coat of tomato and extra virgin olive oil, which gives it a tang. It is made of raw sheep’s milk produced in March, hence the name, and available in June. Don’t wait till 2021 see if you can find some now to take away the quarantine blues.

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Nocetto Di Capra is a soft-ripened goat cheese from Lombardy. The milk comes from Orobica goats. It is sweet without being overpowering. Well worth the velvety texture experience on your palate. Nocetto Di Capra is available at Dibruno Brothers

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Farmer Al started the farm in 1976. All the fruit in the ice cream sandwiches is  grown on the farm and one person makes the ice cream over 2 days in the kitchen supervised by Farmer Al's wife. With Suburban Maryland having a long period of over 90 degrees I have been enjoying them and you w…

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The gothic serial “Dark Shadows” has had various incarnations over the years. Starting as an original television soap opera of the 1960s and 1970s, it became a comic book series, a big-budget 1991 primetime series, and several movies. The most recent adaptation was a Tim Burton film, which is both an homage and a spoof […]