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June, 2019

Saturday
1
Chevy Chase Library
2:00 PM
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This month‘s film is Tanna (2015 - South Pacific). A young girl living on a remote island in the South Pacific falls in love with her chief‘s grandson in this beautiful Oscar-nominated film. With subtitles.
Sunday
2
Meet on the northwest corner of Edgemoor Lane and Exeter Road.
4:00 PM
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Enjoy a Sunday afternoon tour of the Edgemoor neighborhood conducted by Fred Berner, whose book, “Old Edgemoor – The Heart of Bethesda,” has recently been published. Learn how 28-year-old Walter Tuckerman toured the Denton farm with mentors and friends in 1909 and persuaded them to transform it into beautiful “Edgewood.” View most of the oldest Edgemoor homes, built between 1912 and 1918, and learn of their architecture, architects, and families. Learn about the trolley that ran through Old Edgemoor.

Friends welcome. The tour will originate on the northwest corner of Edgemoor Lane and Exeter Road. Tour will be cancelled in event of rain.

The book is available for purchase at the Edgemoor House & Garden Tour and at Politics & Prose bookstore.
Monday
3
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Just Us at the National Gallery of Art provides interactive, discussion-based experiences in the galleries for people with early-stage memory loss and their care partners. Participants will explore two to three works of art during the 90-minute program. This program takes place on the first and third Mondays of the month. Space is limited and registration is required. Call to register: (202) 842-6905
Monday
3
2:00 PM
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If you‘d like to be on the list to form another foursome just let us know. Meeting dates and times are decided by the group and hosts rotate.
Wednesday
5
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If you‘d like to be on the list to form another foursome just let us know. Meeting dates and times are decided by the group and hosts rotate.
Thursday
6
TBD
2:00 PM
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Connect with other members for a relaxing afternoon of socializing over board games. Bring your favorite if you have it, or partake in Scrabble or card games. RSVP to Diane Goldman and let us know if you are interested in hosting or attending future board game afternoons.
Thursday
6
Veterans Park, corner of Norfolk and Woodmont
6:00 PM
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Enjoy live free music on Thursday evenings through July. Musical genres vary from week to week, see the schedule of musicians at https://www.bethesda.org/bethesda/schedule-0
Friday
7
Dumbarton Oaks
1:00 PM
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Join member Lynn Barclay for a museum highlights tour at 1 pm, followed by a 30 min introductory garden tour. Please RSVP to arrange carsharing. $8 for seniors.
Saturday
8
Lake Artemesia Natural Area
9:30 AM
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Have you ever been to Lake Artemesia near College Park? Come join other members in a hike where we hope to see abundant birds and aquatic gardens. Contact Ann if you would like to meet at her place and carpool.
Tuesday
11
BCCRSC Room C
10:30 AM
Tuesday
11
Chevy Chase Library
1:00 PM
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Are you overwhelmed by the thought of decluttering, downsizing,and moving a home full of memories? Lori James and Theresa Taylor, two of the best in their fields, will walk you through strategies.
Tuesday
11
Connie Morella Library
7:00 PM
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The library has a great selection of games to choose from including themed games, cooperative games, strategy games, party games, Euro games, and more. Feel free to bring your own game as well!
Wednesday
12
Cesco Osteria
12:00 PM
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Join other BMAV members at Ladies Lunch out for good conversation and good food at various restaurants around Bethesda each month. RSVP so we can make reservations.
Thursday
13
Little Falls Library
1:30 PM
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The Last Palace,” with Norman Eisen
Thursday
13
Black's Bar and Kitchen
4:30 PM
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Every second Thursday of the month, meet other BMAV members and friends at a local Bethesda restaurant. Please RSVP so we can hold a table.
Thursday
13
Veterans Park, corner of Norfolk and Woodmont
6:00 PM
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Enjoy live free music on Thursday evenings through July. Musical genres vary from week to week, see the schedule of musicians at https://www.bethesda.org/bethesda/schedule-0
Thursday
13
Glen Echo Park
7:30 PM
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Free concerts every Thursday in the Bumper Car Pavilion - covered with bench seating. Concerts are held rain or shine.
Food available from Praline.
Saturday
15
Silver Spring Civic Building
10:00 AM
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Hosted by Montgomery County‘s Health and Human Services Caregiver Support Program. Designed especially for unpaid family/friend caregivers. By attending you will increase awareness of caregiver’s supports, health and wellness programs and lifelong engagement available in Montgomery County. Registration required. Free. https://www.eventbrite.com/e/care-for-the-caregiver-event-registration-57422198341
Sunday
16
Father's Day
Sunday
16
Bethesda Elementary school parking lot
9:00 AM
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Come by and say hello to fellow BMAV members who will be spreading the word about BMAV at a table during the market. Do some shopping and tell everyone how much you enjoy membership or volunteering!
Monday
17
National Museum of Women in the Arts
10:00 AM
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The BMAV Arts group will be meeting at the National Museum of Women in the Arts to see Ursula von
Rydingsvard’s massive wooden sculptures in “The Contour of Feeling.” Reviews note “Ursula von Rydingsvard, 76, makes sculpture as personal as it gets...both violent and yielding, fiercely willed and oddly relaxed.”

RSVP to meet up for shared transportation. We can enjoy lunch after at the Mezzanine cafe.
Monday
17
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Just Us at the National Gallery of Art provides interactive, discussion-based experiences in the galleries for people with early-stage memory loss and their care partners. Participants will explore two to three works of art during the 90-minute program. This program takes place on the first and third Mondays of the month. Space is limited and registration is required. Call to register: (202) 842-6905
Tuesday
18
Connie Morella (Bethesda) Library
1:30 PM
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Join Bruce Adams, Former Director of Montgomery County’s Office of Community Partnerships, on a delightful tour of Montgomery County’s Five Sister Cities travels to Morazán, El Salvador; Gondar, Ethiopia; Xi’an, China; Hyderabad, India; and Daejeon, South Korea from 2010 – 2019.

Co-sponsored with the Connie Morella Library. Free and open to the public.
Wednesday
19
Home of Marren and Tom Meehan
4:00 PM
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Edgemoor resident and BMAV Member David Moulton will discuss how bird identification techniques have changed and improved in the digital world, providing exciting new ways to enjoy and understand birds in your own back yard and surrounding parks. David is a lifelong birder, a bird photographer, an Audubon Society trip leader, and a board member of the Cornell Laboratory of Ornithology.
Thursday
20
National Geographic Museum
10:30 AM
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Join BMAV members to share transportation down to the National Geographic Museum. Travel back in time with National Geographic to visit ancient Egypt, one of the world’s greatest civilizations, and get to know some of its lesser-known leaders—Egypt’s mighty queens. Learn about the hidden role of women in all aspects of Egyptian society. Meet seven Egyptian queens whose impact helped shape both the ancient and modern worlds. Then travel in the footsteps of women through their daily lives and into their tombs on their journeys to reach the afterlife.

$12 admission for seniors.
Thursday
20
The Avalon Theatre
10:30 AM
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Senior cinema - First run movies discounted to $5. Join BMAV members for coffee at 10:00 and stay for the movie at 10:30.
Thursday
20
Connie Morella (Bethesda) Library
7:30 PM
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Members of the Maryland Investment Special Interest Group, American Association of Individual Investors and Capital PC User Group invite you to join them for a monthly investment presentation.
Thursday
20
Glen Echo Park
7:30 PM
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Free concerts every Thursday in the Bumper Car Pavilion - covered with bench seating. Concerts are held rain or shine.
Food available from Praline.
Friday
21
Summer Solstice
Saturday
22
Strosniders Hardware
10:00 AM
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Canning expert Emily will be demonstrating a seasonal jam from start to finish. Limited space, call to reserve.
Monday
24
Contact Sandi for address
2:00 PM
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We meet about twice a month in a relaxed and fun atmosphere in members’ homes. All levels of expertise are welcome.
Tuesday
25
Cesco Osteria
12:00 PM
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The first half of lunch is for catching up and the second half we‘ll have themed discussions. RSVP so we can make a reservation at this quiet location conducive to conversation.
Tuesday
25
Lawton Recreation Center
2:00 PM
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Bring your heirlooms and artifacts for free appraisals by expert John Caplan. Free
Wednesday
26
Little Falls Library
1:30 PM
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Antoine Sanfuentes will discuss and draw from his two decades of experiences covering the White House and
the leaders of our nation.
Wednesday
26
Sunrise of Bethesda
Ground level parking available behind the building
7:00 PM
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Join BMAV members at a film night at Sunrise Senior Living in their comfortable living room space. The 2019 Academy Award Best Picture "Green Book" will be the feature film. Popcorn and candy will be served. Free. RSVP. If you are interested in helping to pick movies and locations for future movie nights let us know!
Thursday
27
National Gallery of Art
10:00 AM
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View this major exhibition on the Venetian master. As the first retrospective of the artist in North America, the exhibition includes many significant international loans traveling to the U.S. for the first time. The exhibition features nearly 50 pai
Thursday
27
Sunrise Senior Living
10:30 AM
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Instructors from Sunrise Senior Living will go over an introduction on Google Chrome, Google search, how to setup and manage bookmarks, synchronize accounts, security concerns and more. Note this is a two part class, June 27 and July 11, however you can attend one or both. Bring your laptop or tablet, and questions, to class to get the most out of it. Sunrise has invited BMAV members to attend; RSVP to save your spot.
Thursday
27
Glen Echo Park
7:30 PM
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Free concerts every Thursday in the Bumper Car Pavilion - covered with bench seating. Concerts are held rain or shine.
Food available from Praline.