Artist Joanne Miller, GreenWheaton and Community Partners Montgomery Parks and the Wheaton Urban District invite you to join us for a morning of photography with birds of prey. Adventures with Raptors will introduce you to live owls and hawks. Joanne will provide camera tips for photographers of all ages. Bring your camera, family and friends. Cameras will be available to use with ID.
Artist Talk: 9:00 AM
Bird Photography: 9:00–11:00 AM
This event is free and open to the public of all ages.
Directions and Parking: Sunday free parking in County Parking Garage 45 (located on Amherst Ave next to Veterans Park) Wheaton Metro Station one block away
Share your photographs and participate in upcoming Wheaton Community Exhibitions.
Montgomery County will again host an Independence Day fireworks displays on Monday, July 4 at Albert Einstein High School, 11135 Newport Road, beginning at 7:30 p.m. with a concert by Gringo Jingo performing the best of Santana. Only handicapped parking is available on-site. Fireworks begin at 9:15 pm.
Lawn chairs, blankets and coolers are welcome. Food vendors will be on site. Alcoholic beverages are not permitted. The rain date for fireworks only is July 5.
To request special accommodations, contact a recreation specialist at least 3 full business days before the event at 240-777-6870 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
For more information and event updates text MoCoJuly4 to 888777, call MC311 at 311 or 240-777-0311 or go to www.montgomerycountymd.gov/rec
Meet at Veterans Park, 11200 Amherst Avenue. Join artist Joanne Miller on a photographic journey through urban Wheaton. Bring your camera and walk along with Joanne as we photograph the nature in the downtown Central Business District (CBD). The walk is an opportunity for photography and conversation about personal vision and creative practice. Free and open to the public – all levels of photographers are welcome.
Joanne Miller and GreenWheaton are collaborating on a year-long Wheaton Arts and Culture Grant. To learn more about this project and upcoming events go to the www.greenwheaton.org/greenarts