FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: September 12, 2022
Media Contact: Angel Waldron, 301-446-3311
Department of Parks and Recreation, Prince George’s County Announces Upcoming Events at Montpelier Arts Center
Riverdale, MD – The M-NCPPC, Department of Parks and Recreation in Prince George’s County is pleased to announce the start of Montpelier Arts Center’s 2022-2023 season. We have exhibitions, concerts, and workshops for everyone. Upcoming events include:
Sep 2 – Oct 23
Dreamer’s House and Anomalies in Time: Photographs by Regina DeLuise and Jay Gould
Public Reception: Sep 17, 2-4 pm. Tintype Demo & Lecture: Oct 15, 2-4pm
Light and lens are at the heart of this exhibition. Two photographers working with large format, 8x10 cameras and processes that span the history of the medium. DeLuise’s exquisite photographs explore the passage of time, moments of stillness, and interior space. Meanwhile, Gould’s work embraces the historic collodion process to explore the paradoxes of time, memory, and illusion. Free admission.
Sep 22, 12 noon
Smooth Sounds for Seniors Series: Anita King
National Recording Jazz Vocalist Anita King’s melodic voice has swept across the Washington, D.C. area and brought her to sing in legendary venues across the United States and throughout Europe. Spend an early afternoon with Ms. King as she brings her style, class, and grace to perform many of your favorite jazz songs at the Montpelier Arts Center. Ages 60 and Better; $12/person
Tuesdays, Sep 27 - Oct 25, 7 pm
Music Therapy with HALO Quartet
Join this five-week series using music and singing to heal and release. HALO is the first International African American Quartet that leads this workshop through singing, music, and songwriting. Learn how music can help release stress and help you heal. Ages 18 & up; $20/person
Montpelier Art Center is open to the public seven days a week, 10 am to 5 pm. For more information about these events and more, visit arts.pgparks.com, e-mail MontpelierArts@pgparks.com or call 301-377-7800.
About the Department
The M-NCPPC, Department of Parks and Recreation delivers an award-winning park system through progressive, innovative leadership and a commitment to the community and the environment in Prince George’s County. For more on the Department of Parks and Recreation, visit www.pgparks.com and stay connected on Facebook, Twitter, PhotoShelter, and Instagram. The Department of Parks and Recreation encourages and supports the participation of individuals with disabilities in all programs and services. Register at least a minimum of two weeks in advance of the program start date to request and receive a disability accommodation.