Juneteenth Noyes StoryWalk@

St. Paul Park St. Paul Street & Plyers Mill Road, Kensington, MD, United States

In honor of Juneteenth, the Noyes Children's Library Foundation's StoryWalk® features the book, "Opal Lee and What It Means To Be Free." Read the story as you walk along the paths of St. Paul Park. Start your journey between the swings and Plyers Mill Road.

Hot Takes Comedy Show

Blue House Soundstage 4213 Howard Avenue, Kensington, MD, United States
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The British Players Present: Old Time Music Hall

Kensington Town Hall 3710 Mitchell Street, Kensington, MD, United States

The British Players celebrates its 60th anniversary with a unique fusion of British pop music of 1964 and Victorian-era Music Hall. Picture gas lamps casting a warm glow, a live band, and an amazing array of artistes on stage exuding an effervescent energy of music, comedy, and variety acts. Our enchanting show is for those […]

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Kensington Farmers’ Market

Historic Train Station 3701 Howard Ave, Kensington, MD, United States

Every Saturday year-round | 9 to 1 Local and regional vendors offer fresh baked goods, seasonal fruits and vegetables, organic meats, seafood, cheese, artisan breads, olive oil and prepared foods. Located at the Historic Train Station at 3701 Howard Avenue.

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Weed Warrior Events

Kensington Cabin Park 10000 Kensington Parkway, Kensington, United States

A variety of non-native, invasive plant species are present in our parks and stream valleys. By their nature, these plants can take over an area quickly and threaten our native plant communities and the wildlife that depends on them. Join our KTown Weed Warriors in the Kensington Stream Valley Park along Silver Creek to learn […]

Kensington’s 3rd Annual Juneteenth Celebration

St. Paul Park St. Paul Street & Plyers Mill Road, Kensington, MD, United States

Celebrated since 1865 and observed as a Federal Holiday since 2021, Juneteenth commemorates the date when some of the last enslaved people in the Confederacy were notified of their freedom following the Civil War. Juneteenth Celebrations connect and strengthen communities with an emphasis on education, conversation, acknowledgement of our nation’s history, and the hope of building a […]

Juneteenth Celebration with a Jazz Trio

Kensington Park Library 4201 Knowles Avenue, Kensington, MD, United States

In honor of Juneteenth, clarinetist Martin Hindel and friends will perform a variety of tunes from America's indigenous art form—jazz music. This interactive performance will feature a short historical overview of the development of American jazz from its inception to modern times.   Lots of great jazz music to enjoy. Questions about this program? Contact the branch 240-773-9515.