June 15, 2018 - All Events

SilverWorks Studio & Gallery

Ongoing

Monday through Sunday - 10 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Presenter: SilverWorks Studio & Gallery

Location: SilverWorks Studio

Admission: Free

Contact Phone: (301) 634-2228

http://www.silverworksglenechopark.com

 


 

SilverWorks Studio & Gallery is a working silversmith studio and includes an ongoing exhibition, as well as sales, of the work of artist-in-residence Blair Anderson.

Art Glass Center at Glen Echo

Ongoing

Friday, 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

Saturday, 10 a.m. - 4 p.m.

Sunday, 12 p.m. - 4 p.m.

Presenter: Art Glass Center at Glen Echo

Location: Art Glass Center

http://www.artglasscenteratglenecho.org

 


 

The Art Glass Center gallery's ongoing exhibitions feature the work of resident artists Diane Cabe, Christine Hekimian, Sue Hill, Michele Rubin, Bev and Zayde Sleph, and Janet Wittenberg. Sculpture, vessels, functional art, and jewelry are also for sale. Classes are taught year-round for both new and advanced students.

Glen Echo Park Aquarium

Ongoing

Spring (March through May): 

     Monday-Thursday: Closed

     Friday-Sunday: 11am to 4pm

     Storytime Fridays at 11:30am

     Closed Easter Sunday, April 1

 

Summer (June through August): 

     Monday & Tuesday: Closed

     Wednesday-Sunday, 11am to 4pm

 

Fall & Winter (September through March):

     Monday-Thursday: Closed

     Friday-Sunday, 11am to 4pm

 

Presenter: Glen Echo Park Aquarium

Location: Glen Echo Park Aquarium

Admission: $7 general public; $5 military and seniors; FREE for Children under 2

Contact Phone: 301-955-6256

http://glenechopark.org/aquarium

 


 

Come visit the Glen Echo Park Aquarium. There are different water creatures, a pirate ship, interactive games, and a touch tank!

Storytime at the Glen Echo Park Aquarium

Fridays, 11am - 1pm

Glen Echo Park Aquarium

Presenter: Glen Echo Park Aquarium

Recommended Ages: Ages 2-5 with adult

Location: Glen Echo Park Aquarium

Admission: $6 admission

Contact Phone: 301.955.6256

http://www.gepaquarium.org

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Join us for Animal Storytime at the Glen Echo Park Aquarium!  On Fridays, ages 2-5 with adult, will enjoy an aquatic themed storytime session. Stay to explore the Aquarium exhibits and touch tank until 1pm. For the story of the day and more information go to gepaquarium.org

 

Sleeping Beauty

May 17 to June 24, 2018

Presenter: the Puppet Co.

Recommended Ages: 3 1/2 years old - adult

Location: the Puppet Co. Playhouse

Admission: $12

Contact Phone: 301-634-5380

http://www.thepuppetco.org

 


Yet another elegant production created by the Puppet Co., "Sleeping Beauty" combines romance and adventure in a story of fairies, frogs, kings and queens, and of course, a sleeping princess and the gallant prince destined to find her. Told with rod puppets and wonderful special effects, the show is a real treat for princesses and princes, big and small!

 

Age recommendation: 3 1/2 years old - adult; Running time: 45 minutes.

 

Purchase tickets at www.thepuppetco.org

Inside the Garden Walls: Botanical Art by Anne Clippinger and Joan Ducore

June 1 to July 1, 2018

Monday through Saturday, 10am to 6pm

Art Walk Reception: Friday, June 1, 6 to 8pm

Presenter: Glen Echo Park Partnership for Arts and Culture

Location: Park View Gallery (2nd Floor in the Arcade Building)

Contact Email: info@glenechopark.org

Contact Phone: 301-634-2222

http://www.glenechopark.org/exhibitions

 


 

The Glen Echo Park Partnership is pleased to present Inside the Garden Walls: Botanical Art by Anne Clippinger and Joan DucoreThis exhibit offers a look into the contemporary botanical art scene. Clippinger and Ducore draw inspiration from their gardens and beyond. They strive to capture the delicacy, complexity and vibrancy found in the plant world.

 

Art Walk Reception

Friday, June 1, 6 to 8pm

 

Park View Gallery (2nd level Arcade Building)

Monday through Saturday 10:00 am till 6:00 pm

Contra Dance

Friday, June 15, 7:30 pm - 11:30 pm

Presenter: Friday Night Dancers

Location: Spanish Ballroom

Admission: $10 / $5 age 17 and under

Contact Email: info@fridaynightdance.org

http://www.fridaynightdance.org/

 


 

The Friday Night Dancers present Contra dancing, as well as some square dances and waltzes. Contra dance lesson from 7:30 to 8:15 p.m. followed by the called dance to live music from 8:30 to 11:30 pm. Beginners are always welcome and a partner is not necessary!

 

Luke Donforth calls to Nova with Kathleen Fownes (fiddle), Everest Witman (guitar), Guillaume Sparrow-Pepin (accordion, piano).

 

For a calendar view of all the June dances, visit the June "Month-at-a-Glance Calendar."

Zouk DJ Dance

Friday, June 15, 8:30 pm - 2:00 am

Presenter: District Zouk

Recommended Ages: 18 and older

Location: Ballroom Back Room

Admission: $15 before 10 pm / $10 after 10 pm

https://www.facebook.com/DistrictZouk/

 


 

Join District Zouk for a night of sensual dancing from Brazil, with guest instructors Rachel & Renato Ramalho from Rio!

 

8:30pm-9:00pm: Beginner Brazilian Zouk class w/ District Zouk

9:00pm-10:00pm: Zouk Class w/ Rachel & Renato Ramalho

10:00pm-2:00am: Zouk Dancing w/ DJ Rx Zouk

 

COST:

$15 Before 10pm (includes classes)

$10 After 10pm (just the social)

Cash, check, or Paypal to: paypal.me/DistrictZouk