Weekend Events: Suffrage Art Exhibit; Dances of the World; Women’s World Cup Viewing Party
A sampler of what's happening June 14-16
Dolls are part of the ‘Women Celebrating Women’ exhibition recognizing the 100th anniversary of the 19th Amendment to the Constitution granting women the right to vote.
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‘Women Celebrating Women’ – Friday – Triangle Art Studios, Bethesda
Art and interactive activities at opening of women’s suffrage movement exhibition recognizing the 100th anniversary of the passage of the 19th Amendment to the U.S. Constitution granting women the right to vote. Open house activities include making statement sashes, registering to vote and contributing to a large mural that honors the movement and recognizes the current conversations surrounding voting rights. Free. 6-8 p.m. 7711 Old Georgetown Road. Information online.
‘The Serengeti Rules’ — Friday – AFI Silver Theater, Silver Spring
Screening of the film, “The Serengeti Rules,” followed by a panel discussion with five scientists on nature, ecology and the rules that govern life. The film is not rated. General admission $13. 7:15 p.m. AFI Silver Theater and Cultural Center, 8633 Colesville Road. Information online.
Dances of the World – Saturday – Cultural Arts Center, Montgomery College Silver Spring
Four Seasons Dancers present a global repertoire, with folk-inspired styles such as gypsy, flamenco, polka, tarantella and mambo. Tickets $30; seniors and military $20; children 12 and under $12. 7:30-9:30 p.m., Montgomery College Cultural Arts Center 7995 Georgia Ave. Information online.
Women’s World Cup Watch Party – Sunday – Wheaton Regional Park
Viewing party for the U.S. women’s soccer second match against Chile. Indoor arena will have a jumbo screen. Members of the Washington Spirit will be at the party and sign autographs after the game. Free. Noon. Wheaton Regional Park, Wheaton Sports Arena, 2000 Shorefield Road. Information online.
An Evening with Jack Williams – Sunday – Arts Barn, Gaithersburg
The music of Jack Williams includes folk, rock, jazz, blues, classical and hits from the 1930s, 40s and 50s. Tickets $20 in advance; $25 at door. 7:30 p.m., 311 Kent Square Rd, Gaithersburg. Information online.