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Summer Book Sale, Glen Allen Library

06/15/2018 to 06/16/2018

Glen Allen Library, 10501 Staples Mill Road, Glen Allen, VA 23060

It’s time again for our popular book sale. Over 4,000 items! Well sorted. Great variety. Affordable $0.25 to $2. The collection includes hard cover, paper backs, children’s books, elementary books, young adult books, DVDs, and CDs. Subjects include cooking, science fiction, hobbies, travel, religion, history, military, civil war, popular authors, romance, parenting, relationships, science, pets, western, mystery, and more. Proceeds from the Book Sale benefit the Glen Allen Library and its programs. Shoppers are asked to come prepared with cash or checks and their own shopping bags, if possible. A special collection of unique, antique, and rare items will also be offered at slightly higher prices. (804) 501-1950 ext. 5; GlenAllenEvents@henrico.lib.va.us

Antoné Chooky Caldwell

06/16/2018 to 06/16/2018

Publick Playhouse, 5445 Landover Rd, Cheverly, MD 20784

Antoné "Chooky" Caldwell is a Grammy-nominated producer and a key player in D.C.’s jazz, soul, and hip-hop music scene. Performing contemporary jazz with influences of R&B, soul, and gospel, Caldwell’s silky vocals and mastery of numerous instruments make for a great way to spend a summer evening. Tickets: $15/person. For more information, please call 301-277-1710 or go to http://arts.pgparks.com/2280/The-Prince-Georges-Publick-Playhouse

Literary Walking Tour

06/16/2018 to 06/16/2018

400 Cathedral Street, Baltimore, MD 21201

Follow in the footsteps of Baltimore's literary luminaries and discover the elegant brownstone mansions and majestic cultural institutions built by Baltimore's successful 19th century merchants and industrialists. Learn how a neighborhood of scholars, struggling artists and authors, newspaperman, philanthropists and social reformers offered rich opportunities to discuss and debate ideas and open new literary avenues. Tickets must be purchased in advance. All tours begin at the Enoch Pratt Free Library - Central Branch. For more information, please visit https://www.mdhumanities.org/programs/literary-walking-tour/

2018 Bumblebee Jamboree

06/16/2018 to 06/16/2018

Maymont Children's Farm, 1000 Spottswood Road, Richmond, VA 23220

Kick off National Pollinator Week with family-friendly activities buzzing with fun! The 7th annual Bumblebee Jamboree provides an opportunity for children to better understand the role pollinators play and what each of us can do in our own backyard to protect natural resources. Families are invited to participate in hands-on experiences at this free event that encourages kids to learn about birds, butterflies, bees, beetles, and bats. Children will enjoy pollinator-related crafts, puppet shows, snacks, games, and other interactive activities. They can get close to pollinators by going into the Virginia butterfly safari tents as well as watching enclosed observation beehives. Free admission. This event is hosted by the Chesterfield County Cooperative Extension Office and Chesterfield County Master Gardeners. For more information, call (804) 751-4401 or visit bit.ly/2018BBJ.

Columbia Pike Movie Nights: Dreamgirls

06/16/2018 to 06/16/2018

909 S Dinwiddie St, Arlington, VA 22204

The Music of the Movies: Oscar Scores & Classic Musicals at Penrose Square. June 16 - Dreamgirls (2006-PG-13). Enjoy a musically marvelous movie every Saturday Night just after sunset. In case of inclement weather, please check our Facebook or Twitter pages to find out about possible cancellation. We make that call typically by 3:00 p.m. Learn more at http://columbia-pike.org/event/dreamgirls/

Semper Six – Woodwind Sextet Recital

06/18/2018 to 06/18/2018

Studio 194, Chesapeake Arts Center; 194 Hammonds Lane, Brooklyn Park, MD 21225

United States Army Field Band Chamber Music Series. Woodwind Sextet Recital - The Semper Six. SSG Jennifer Zhou, flute; SFC Erika Grimm, oboe; TSgt Jeremy Klenke, clarinet; SSG Christy Klenke, horn; SSG Patricia Morgan, bassoon; SFC Kevin Walko, bass clarinet. Back for their fifth concert and featuring performers from three premier bands, the Semper Six will premiere original works and arrangements by members of the group. Composers include Dvorak, Bach, Ponchielli, and Ives. All concerts in the United States Army Field Band Chamber Music Series are free, and the public is cordially invited to attend. For further information, or to be place on the Chamber Music Series mailing list, call (301)677-6586. You can also visit our website at ArmyFieldBand.com