Mom Prom is the ultimate girls night out. Be celebrated, uplifted and empowered through fun, fellowship and networking. This is an exciting opportunity for women to dance, talk and laugh. Proceeds will benefit the YMCA Youth & Family Services for social service, mental health and community development programs for young people.
Enter a fantastical island world where fish soar through the air, lemons light up the sky and sheep go parading by. With gentle music, puppets and props, guides Jack and Calypso lead children and caregivers in an interactive journey to a magical place of play. Best for ages 1 to 5. Learn more at ImaginationStage.org.
The National Cherry Blossom Festival kicks off kite season. The eighth annual Blossom Kite Festival showcases the creativity of kite makers and skill of fliers from across the U.S. and other countries through a variety of competitions and demonstrations. Bring your own kites, or children can make a kite at an activity station to fly on the public field. NationalCherryBlossomFestival.org
Tony and Emmy Award-winning actress-singer delights audiences in every show. We fell in love with her as Sally in You’re a Good Man, Charlie Brown; Glinda in Wicked; and in fabulous roles on West Wing, Glee and Pushing Daisies, but it’s Chenoweth’s gorgeous jazz standards, gospel songs and opera works that fill concert halls.
Retool, Recharge, Reinvent is sponsored by the Jewish Council for the Aging and Montgomery County. Network with area employers and community resource organizations, get a free résumé review and learn new job-search skills. There will be dozens of employers with available jobs and community resources to help with employment searches.Free admission and parking. AccessJCA.org/employment-expos
For more than 35 years, Grammy Award winner Caetano Veloso has been a major musical, social and cultural force in Brazil. The New York Times calls him “one of the greatest songwriters of the century.” Veloso’s latest project is in collaboration with his sons: Moreno, Zeca and Tom. This legendary lineage performs an intimate, acoustic concert full of their favorite songs.
Shen Yun invites you to travel back to the magical world of ancient China. Experience a lost culture through the incredible art of classical Chinese dance. Shen Yun makes this possible by pushing the boundaries of the performing arts, with a unique blend of stunning costuming and an orchestra like no other! Kennedy-Center.org
A theatrical staging of poetic works of the one known wondrously as Dr. Maya Angelou. The artistry of her pen transcends time in this piece through the words of some of her more notable works like Still I Rise and I Know Why The Caged Bird Sings. Don't miss this poetically staged masterpiece through various mediums of artistic expression. TheBard.Eventbrite.com
The third Easter Egg Roll of the Trump Administration will be held on Monday, April 22. Nearly 30,000 adults and children from across the nation will gather on the South Lawn. White House Easter Egg Roll tickets are given out as a lottery. For more information, visit Recreation.gov or call 202.456.7041.