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Festival of Lights Juried Art and Craft Fair

Greenbelt Community Center, 15 Crescent Road

Handmade gifts by local artisans plus gifts from Greenbelt non-profit groups and books by local authors
At left: carved utensils by Damien Ossi

Saturday, December 2: 10am – 5pm
ERHS Dixieland Band, 2:30 – 4:30pm
Sunday, December 3: 10am – 4pm
Free lantern craft workshop for all ages, 1-3pm
Artists in Residence studio open house and sale, 1-4pm
Seth Kibel and Friends – klezmer concert, 1:30–3:30pm

Greenbelt Farmers Market–Holiday Market, 10am–2pm

Greenbelt Arts Center café open during all fair hours   

Vendors - this show is currently full but you are welcome to apply online for the waitlist: Art and Craft Fair information and applications

 family Greenbelt Recreation Department Winter Activity Guide

Find out about winter classes, special events and drop-in facilities for all ages!
Classes begin during or after the week of January 2. 

Greenbelt resident registration opens 11/27.
Non-resident registration opens 12/4. 
 art share Art Share

Greenbelt Community Center, 15 Crescent Road
Sunday, December 10, 2-4pm

Teens and adults welcome. All experience levels. FREE.
Meet up with fellow artists for a constructive, informal discussion of everyone's work. 

Bring 1-3 pieces in any medium. 

The New Deal Nut: A Greenbelt Nutcracker

Greenbelt Community Center, 15 Crescent Road
Saturday, December 16, 3-4pm
Sunday, December 17, 3-4pm

Set in Greenbelt past and present, this original interpretation of the holiday classic features youth performances in a range of dance styles including ballet, jazz, tap and contemporary.

FREE, but tickets are required (available starting 11/27).

Call or visit the Community Center business office 
301-397-2208. M-F 9am – 4:30pm.

 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)
Elemental Motion: 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).

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.

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Greenbelt Museum Programs

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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