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Poetry reading

01/22/2018 to 01/22/2018

4433 South Park Ave., Chevy Chase, MD 20815

Cafe Muse, a longstanding monthly poetry series will take place on Monday, Jan. 22 from 7 to 9 p.m. at Friendship Heights Village Center. Poets Marlena Chertock and Sean Enright will read from their work, and an open mike will follow. The evening starts with classical guitar by Michael C. Davis and includes refreshments. Admission is free. For more information, call (301) 656-2797.

Dementia Art Tour

01/23/2018 to 01/23/2018

8th and F. St. NW, Washington, DC

The National Portrait Gallery presents “See Me,” a discussion and engagement session for art lovers with dementia and their caregivers, on Tuesday, Jan. 9 and Tuesday, Jan. 23. Experience an interactive and multi-sensory tour of the museum. The gallery is located at 8th and F. St. NW, Washington, D.C. Registration is required. For more information, email access@si.edu or call (202) 633-2921.

Free Medicare Refresher

01/25/2018 to 01/25/2018

10710 Charter Dr, Columbia, MD

The Howard County Office on Aging and Independence SHIP office will present a review of Medicare coverage options and other concerns on Thursday, Jan. 25 in a free program from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at the Howard County General Hospital Wellness Center, 10710 Charter Dr., Columbia. To register, visit hcgh.org/events or call (410)740-7601.

Passport to the World – Bitter Dose Combo

01/26/2018 to 01/26/2018

410 S Maple Ave, Falls Church, VA 22046

French Gypsy Jazz & Swing from one of the premier combo’s in the DC area. Combining the swinging guitar made famous by Django Reinhardt with spirited jazz vocals, musette accordion, and upright bass. Another Creative Cauldron CD Release event! Sponsored by Eden Center.

Forty+ or Minus

01/27/2018 to 01/27/2018

3700 S. Four Mile Run Dr., Arlington, VA

Jane Franklin Dance presents several performances by dance troop Forty+, a group of performers past the age of 40. Their premier, called “Shorthanded,” explores the role of women, memory and change by revisiting technology pushed away over time, including cassette tape, VHS, paper dolls, IBM 3033 and more. Shows take place on Saturdays, Jan 13, 20 and 27 at 7:30 p.m. at Theatre on the Run, 3700 S. Four Mile Run Dr., Arlington, Va. Tickets cost $22. For more information, visit www.janefranklin.com or call (703) 933-1111.

Passport to the World – Rochelle Rice Trio

01/27/2018 to 01/27/2018

410 S Maple, Falls Church, VA 22046

Thrilling vocals, lush compositions and arrangements steeped in a fusion of jazz, pop, and soul/R&B. Rice's profound, flawless voice and stage presence have earned her critical acclaim including the opportunity to tour as a member of legendary Grammy Winning vocal band Sweet Honey in the Rock. Voted Best Jazz Vocalist by Washington City Paper.