“Peter and the Wolf” The one-man puppet show by Christopher Piper is based on Sergei Prokofiev’s children’s tale of good vs. evil. Thursday and Friday, 10 and 11:30 a.m.; Saturday and Sunday, 11:30 a.m. and 1 p.m. Through Aug. 28. Glen Echo Park, Puppet Co. Playhouse, 7300 MacArthur Blvd., Glen Echo. 301-634-5380. thepuppetco.org. $12.
Fulks Corner farmers market Fresh produce, ready-made food, goat meat, breads and more. 12:30-6 p.m. through Nov. 17. Thursdays at 12:30-6 p.m. Fulks Corner Farmers Market, Fulks Corner Avenue at Route 355, Gaithersburg. 301-590-2830. gaithersburgmd.gov. Free.
Dale Jarrett Come and enjoy piano music and singalong. 1-2 p.m. Holiday Park Multiservice Senior Center, 3950 Ferrara Dr., Wheaton. $1 at the door; HPSI card, free.
“Rock the Fountain” Open Mic Night Blankets and chairs permitted. 6 p.m. Plaza at Fair Hill Shops, 18100 Town Center Dr., Olney. 240-453-3026. fairhillshops.com. Free.
Gaithersburg Meals on Wheels volunteers needed Meals on Wheels has an urgent need for drivers to deliver hot lunches and cold suppers in the Gaithersburg area during late morning/early afternoon. Delivery takes about one hour, with eight to 12 clients on each route. Once a week or every other. Training is provided. Asbury Methodist Village, Kindley Center, 333 Russell Ave., Gaithersburg. 301-216-4200. 301-869-0190. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Kentlands/Lakelands 5K Race & Kids Fun Runs registration Registration is now open for the Sept. 3 race. Sellout is expected at this chip-timed run. Online registration by Sept. 2 is encouraged. The loop course winds through Lakelands and Kentlands with start/finish lines on Main Street behind Market Square Plaza. The event includes a 5K Run and Walk, two Kids Fun Runs, a post-race raffle, live entertainment and merchant expo on Market Street. A beer and wine garden is new this year. The Kentlands Community Foundation donates 50 percent of race proceeds to local charities. email@example.com or kentlands.org. Race day, $35; Online registration through Sept. 2, $30; Kids’ run, $12.
Rescue Squad Crab Feast fundraiser Buy tickets now for the popular Sept. 11 fundraiser benefiting the Bethesda-Chevy Chase Rescue Squad. All-you-can-eat steamed crabs, fried chicken, potato salad, baked beans, applesauce, rolls, beer and soda. Sponsored by the B-CC Rescue Squad Alumni Association. Thursday at Bethesda-Chevy Chase Rescue Squad, Anastasi Room , 5020 Battery Lane, Bethesda. 301-442-4136. After Sept. 5, $50; in advance, $45.
STEM volunteers needed Science, technology, engineering and math professionals (both retired and still-working) are needed to assist K-12 schoolteachers as part of the American Association for the Advancement of Science’s collaboration with local schools. Recruiting now the 2016-2017 school year beginning next month. 301-570-2811. firstname.lastname@example.org.
Bethesda-Chevy Chase Rescue Squad door-to-door fundraiser The 76th annual door-to-door fundraising campaign canvasses Bethesda, Chevy Chase, Upper Northwest Washington, Glen Echo and parts of Cabin John, North Bethesda and Potomac. Through October. Residents can expect uniformed volunteers and emergency vehicles in neighborhoods 4:30-9 p.m. weekdays and 11 a.m.-9 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays. The annual drive helps fund the organization’s $2 million annual operating budget. 301-652-0077. email@example.com. bccrs.org.
“Wings of Fancy: Live Butterfly and Caterpillar Show” The seasonal display features hundreds of butterflies from North America, Costa Rica, Africa and Asia. 10 a.m.-4 p.m. daily through Sept. 25. Brookside Gardens, 1800 Glenallan Ave., Wheaton. 301-962-1400. brooksidegardens.org. $8; ages 3-12, $5; 2 and younger, free.
Soul Gravity The local Rockville band performs acoustic and electric rock covers at this week’s Friday Night Live series of outdoor summer concerts. Through Sept. 30. 6:30-9 p.m. Rockville Town Square, 30 Maryland Ave. , Rockville. 301-998-8178. rockvilletownsquare.com/events/special-events/friday-night-live1. Free.
Cars ’N Coffee Bethesda For car enthusiasts, a weekly meetup to discuss and show off your cars. First coffee free. Saturdays at 8-10 a.m. Corner Bakery Cafe Bethesda, 10327 Westlake Dr., Bethesda. 301-217-0049. Free.
Main Street farmers & artists market Farmers, artists, acoustic performers, craftspeople, prepared foods and more. Saturdays 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Farmers Market at the Kentlands, 301 Main St. (Kentlands Main Street Pavilion), Gaithersburg. 301-258-6350. gaithersburgmd.gov. Free.
BlackRock Open House Meet photographers Alexandra Silverthorne and D.B. Stovall, learn about vintage cameras and darkroom processes used to capture their images on exhibit in the gallery. 10 a.m.-1 p.m. BlackRock Center for the Arts, 12901 Town Commons Dr., Germantown. 301-528-2260. blackrockcenter.org. Free.
Tour of National Park Seminary The guided walking tour of the historic former school for women, now a residential community, begins across from 2755 Cassedy St. in front of the old gymnasium. 1 p.m. National Park Seminary Historic District, 2755 Cassedy St., Silver Spring. 301-589-1715. saveourseminary.org. $5; 12 and younger, free.
DC Blues Society Festival Fundraiser Performances by Built 4 Comfort, Full Power Blues, Fast Eddie & the Slowpokes and the Mojo Priests. Proceeds will help support the free Labor Day weekend Blues Festival. 7-11:30 p.m. American Legion Post 41, 905 Sligo Ave., Silver Spring. 202-413-3609. dcblues.org. $25; DCBS members, $20.
“Contemporary Concepts” In her first art show, teen artist Angela He’s mixed-media, oil, and digital exhibit focuses on social and personal issues. Reception Saturday 6-8 p.m. Exhibit: Saturday noon-8 p.m. and Sunday noon-5 p.m. Glen Echo Park, Yellow Barn Studio and Gallery, 7300 MacArthur Blvd., Glen Echo. 301-371-5593. yellowbarnstudio.com. Free.
“Earth Water Air” reception and gallery talk Photographers Rebecca Clews, Leslie Kiefer and Caroline Minchew exhibit the mystery and movement of the natural world. Reception and gallery talk Saturday 4-6 p.m. Through Sept. 25. Glen Echo Park, Photoworks Gallery, 7300 MacArthur Blvd., Glen Echo. 301-634-2274. glenechophotoworks.org.
Evening Paddle at Seneca Creek An evening canoe paddle around Clopper Lake to see what comes up as the sun goes down. 5:30-6:45 p.m. Seneca Creek State Park, 11950 Clopper Rd., Gaithersburg. 301-924-2127. dnr2.maryland.gov. $5 per canoe. Free if using your own boat.
“Eye Run for POB: 5K & Fun Run” A 5K and fun run. Plus, a vision health fair, child vision screenings and children’s “Kid’s Camp” activities area. Sponsored by the Prevention of Blindness Society of Metropolitan Washington. Check the website for schedule and registration. Check-in opens at 8 a.m. and race starts at 9 a.m. Westfield Montgomery Shopping Mall, Sears Parking Lot, 7101 Democracy Blvd., Bethesda. 202-234-1010. runsignup.com. $60; registration required.
“Stop Motion Animation” workshop Teens and elementary school age children, learn basic techniques of stop-motion animation and create your own short video in the Digital Media Lab. 3-4 p.m. Long Branch Library, 8800 Garland Ave., Silver Spring. 240-777-0910. Free.
“Tokyo-Ga” Filmmaker Wim Wenders pays homage to the great Japanese film director and screenwriter Yasujirô Ozu in this documentary, which explores the island nation that Ozu chronicled in his many movies including, “Tokyo Story.” 7 p.m. AFI Silver Theatre, 8633 Colesville Rd., Silver Spring. 301-495-6700. afi.com/silver. $13; seniors, $10; children, $8.
The Foglings The Washington-area edgy rockers perform with Yellow Tie Guy and the PBC Vocal Band. 8 p.m. Villain & Saint, 7141 Wisconsin Ave., Bethesda. 240-800-4700. villainandsaint.com. $7; in advance, $5.
“Evil Dead 2” Sam Raimi’s 1987 horror film takes the premise of his original “Evil Dead” zombie film to such an extreme that it was threatened with an X rating. The lone survivor of an attack by flesh-possessing spirits is barricaded in a cabin with a group of strangers while demons attack. The film will also be screened Wednesday at 9:45 p.m. 9 p.m. AFI Silver Theatre, 8633 Colesville Rd., Silver Spring. 301-495-6700. afi.com/silver. $13; seniors, $10; children, $8.
“Computer and Device Help” For adults. Help with Internet searches and email, downloading free e-books, audiobooks and magazines, using library apps on your portable device, online job applications and computer applications such as Word, PowerPoint and Excel. 10 a.m.-noon, Gaithersburg Library, Computer Lab, 18330 Montgomery Village Ave., Gaithersburg. 240-773-9490. Free.
Oh Susannah! The singer, songwriter and guitarist Susan McNelis performs familiar favorites and lively originals as kids sing, dance and jump around. Part of the “Rock the Fountain Kids Style” outdoor summer programs. Blankets and chairs are permitted. 10:30 a.m.-noon, Fair Hill Plaza, 18100 Town Center Dr., Olney. 240-453-3026. fairhillshops.com. Free.
Caregiver Support Group via Telephone A free support group for spouses and adult children. Call in advance to obtain access number for the conference call. Visit the website for a complete list of caregiver support groups. Tuesdays at 6-7:30 p.m. 301-754-7152. holycrosshealth.org/caregiversupport. Free; registration required.
Shady Grove farmers market On the campus of Johns Hopkins University. Rain or shine, weekly 11 a.m.-2 p.m. Shady Grove Farmers Market, 9601 Broschart Rd., Rockville. 301-792-9448. shadygrovemarket.org.
Elizabeth, Phil & Chris Acoustic Trio of Lloyd Dobler Effect Last of the Downtown Crown outdoor summer concerts, the Silver Spring-based band plays a special acoustic set of rocks faves and originals. Lawn chairs and blankets permitted. 6:30 p.m. Downtown Crown, 220 Ellington Blvd., Gaithersburg. 301-657-0700. facebook.com/DowntownCrownMD/. Free.
Square dance lessons and dancing Dancers of all experience levels are welcome. Casual dress. 7:30-9:45 p.m. North Chevy Chase Christian Church, 8814 Kensington Pkwy., Chevy Chase. 301-598-2574. $7.
Smallwood Brothers “Rock the Fountain” outdoor concert series continues with classic rock covers and a little “Blues, Funk and more” thrown in for good measure. Blankets and chairs permitted. 6 p.m. Fair Hill Plaza, 18100 Town Center Dr., Olney. 240-453-3026. fairhillshops.com. Free.
JCADA 5K registration Registration is open for the Oct. 9 JCADA “5K: A Run, a Walk, AWARE” to raise awareness of domestic and dating abuse and promote healthy relationships. Plus, a Fun Run and more. Sponsored by the Greater Washington Jewish Coalition Against Domestic Abuse. Thursdays, Melvin J. Berman Hebrew Academy, 13300 Arctic Ave., Rockville. 301-315-8040; confidential help line: 877-88-JCADA (52232). jcada.org. $40; 10 and younger, free. Registration required.
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