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Montgomery County community calendar, April 15-22, 2010

Thursday, April 15, 2010

Thursday 15

"HELP AND HOPE FOR HAITI," images captured by the school's photographers in the aftermath of the Jan. 12 earthquake. Exhibit runs through April 23, Washington School of Photography, 4850 Rugby Ave., Bethesda. Free. 301-654-1998.

"IN, OUT AND ABOUT," an exhibition featuring works by the Gaithersburg Camera Club. Bohrer Park Activity Center, 506 S. Frederick Ave., Gaithersburg. Free. 301-258-6350 or

"NATURE: NEAR AND FAR," photographs from around the world, taken by members of the North Bethesda Camera Club. Friendship Heights Village Center, Friendship Gallery, 4433 S. Park Ave., Chevy Chase. Free. 301-656-2797.

"PORTRAITS OF LIFE: STUDENT EXPERIENCES," an exploration of humanitarian issues in the words and photographs of Montgomery College students. BlackRock Center for the Arts, 12901 Town Commons Dr., Germantown. Free. 301-528-2260.

"THE SYNAGOGUE: ARCHITECTURE, ART AND APPEAL," photographs by Jono David. Jewish Community Center of Greater Washington, 6125 Montrose Rd., Rockville. Free. 301-348-3770.

"THE WAY WE SEE IT," oil, watercolor, and mixed-media works. Ratner Museum, 10001 Old Georgetown Rd., Bethesda. Free. 301-897-1518.

"GENERATIONS IN GLASS," more than 130 works, on display through April 27. Glenview Mansion, 603 Edmonston Dr., Rockville. Free. 240-314-8682.

MIXED-MEDIA EXHIBITION, acrylic on pastel paper, sculptures and more by Jackie Hoysted, Cherie M. Redlinger, Monica Wise and Marie Cavallaro. Arts Barn, 311 Kent Square Rd., Gaithersburg. Free. 301-258-6394.

"WEARABLE ART/UNWEARABLE FASHION," original works that question conventional notions about the merging of fashion and art. VisArts, 155 Gibbs St., Rockville. Free. 301-315-8200.

ANGER-MANAGEMENT WORKSHOP, social worker Karen Walker gives a presentation on methods to better understand and deal with anger. Noon-1 p.m., Affiliated Community Counselors, 50 W. Montgomery Ave., Suite 110, Rockville. Free; registration required. 301-251-8965 or

WOODLAND WILDFLOWERS WALK, meet at the Conservatory entrance. 1 p.m., Brookside Gardens, 1800 Glenallan Ave., Wheaton. Free; registration preferred (Course No. 101207). or 301-962-1400.

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