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Art Gallery Exhibition
Greenbelt Community Center
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15 Crescent Road

Open daily thru October 27
M-Sa, 9am - 10pm;
Su, 9am - 7pm
(some exceptions may apply)

A Drawing Installation by Amanda Burnham

In celebration of the city’s 80th anniversary, Burnham has created an original, immersive exhibition inspired by the Greenbelt community and its built environment.

Paint out

Greenbelt Paint-Out Pics

 Thank you to CHEARS, the Earth Squad, and the artists of all ages who participated in our first Greenbelt Paint-Out Picnic and Art Share on October 1!

See a slideshow of some of the art we made


fall activities

Greenbelt Recreation Department Fall Activity Guide

Find out about fall classes, special events and drop-in facilities for all ages! 
All programs are open to both residents and non-residents of Greenbelt.
Oct. 14: Fall Fest, Schrom Hills Park, FREE, 2-5pm
Oct. 19: Princess Bride - FREE, Old Greenbelt Theatre, 6pm
Oct. 27: Pumpkin carving - FREE, Roosevelt Center, 4pm
Oct. 27: Wallace and Gromit: The Curse of the Were-Rabbit - FREE, 6:30pm,
Greenbelt Aquatic and Fitness Center lawn
Oct. 30: The Book of Life - FREE, Springhill Lake Recreation Center, 7pm

Julie Simon Photo

Art Gallery Exhibition
Greenbelt Community Center, 15 Crescent Road
Open daily, November 10 - January 3
M-Sa, 9am - 10pm; Su, 9am - 7pm (some exceptions may apply)
Digital Photography by Peter Iverson and Julie Simon
A visual duet featuring photographers who evoke light, air, fire, water and gesture through dynamic and colorful abstractions.

at left by Julie Simon (detail).

Costume Contest

Costume Contest and Parade - FREE
Roosevelt Center, south end, at the underpass
Monday, October 30
Line up starting at 4:00pm;
Parade starts at 4:30pm.
5:30pm: awards at the Old Greenbelt Theatre followed by a screening of It’s the Great Pumpkin, Charlie Brown!

Prizes for youth by age group, and also for family and pet costumes.

Community Art Drop In Community Art Drop In

Mixed media collage with Kathy Karlson, Artist in Residence
Greenbelt Community Center,15 Crescent Road
Sunday, November 5, 1:00pm - 3:00pm
All ages welcome - FREE

Artwork at right by Florine Maes (detail).

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2017 Festival of Lights Juried Art and Craft Fair

Greenbelt Community Center,15 Crescent Road
December 2 and 3
Crafters, fine artists, writers, musicians, filmmakers, youth and non-profit groups:
Apply now for the waitlist


Ceramics Program: Fall Studio Calendars
Check here to see when the rooms are available for open studio time.
Handbuilding/Glaze Room
Wheel Room
Calendars are subject to change.

Gentle reminder: when an adult class is in session, participants may
only enter a studio to access their personal shelves. No entry during children’s classes. Thank you for your courtesy.

knowing hands

Greenbelt Museum ProgramsGreenbelt Museum
Talk and book signing with Jason Reblando,
author of New Deal Utopias

Thursday, October 19, 7:30pm, Greenbelt Community Center

Greenbelt Community Center exhibit (ongoing):
The Knowing Hands that Carve this Stone: The New Deal Art of Lenore Thomas Straus

Historic house tours at 10-B Crescent Road
Sundays, 1-5pm. Admission: $3 or less.

 More information at Greenbelt Museum

 Greenbelt Theatre

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Discover the Old Greenbelt Theatre, a single-screen house owned by the City of Greenbelt and operated by Friends of Greenbelt Theatre, a community non-profit organization. Films and special programs for all ages!

Learn more at Greenbelt Theatre

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City of Greenbelt arts programs are presented with the support of the
Maryland State Council. 

Learn more at www.msac.org

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