Art

Hyattsville Happenings: April 7-9

April 7, 2017

Need plans for the weekend? We’ve got you covered. Hyattsville is a happenin’ place. All Weekend:  Spring Community Yard Sale Weekend: Calling all bargain hunters! The Spring City-wide Yard Sale is scheduled for Friday, April 7 – Sunday, April 9. City residents can participate for as [read more]

PHOTOS: Mini artists showcase their masterpieces at HES art show

March 25, 2017

BY KRISSI HUMBARD — Elementary students rushed around the school halls on Thursday evening, pointing to pictures, paintings and collages, excited to see each piece. Parents followed behind, just as eager to see it all. Hyattsville Elementary School (HES) held its much-anticipated 3rd annual art [read more]

Hyattsville Happenings: March 17-19

March 16, 2017

Need plans for the weekend? We’ve got you covered. Hyattsville is a happenin’ place. Friday, March 17: Storytime Pop-Up: Enjoy stories, songs, fingerplays and more at this innovative collaboration between PGCMLS & Mt. Rainier’s organic juice & smoothie joint. Ages 0-5 years old. [read more]

Hyattsville Happenings: Feb. 17-19

February 16, 2017

Need plans for the weekend? We’ve got you covered. Hyattsville is a happenin’ place. Friday, Feb. 17: Ageless Grace: A seated exercise class, set to great music. Free. 10 – 11 a.m., each Wednesday and Friday through February, Hyattsville Municipal Building Toddler Time at Artworks: Open [read more]

Local author to give reading at Busboys and Poets

November 11, 2016

HYATTSVILLE – On Thursday November 17, the Hyattsville Busboys and Poets will host local author Kimberly D. Schmidt for an evening of discussion about her new novel, Magpie’s Blanket. Weaving together three generations of voices, the novel recounts the atrocities committed against [read more]

Local graffiti crew comes home for 22nd anniversary show

October 15, 2016

By KRISSI HUMBARD — In 1994, two high school kids got into graffiti writing in Hyattsville and started the Double Down Kings. Twenty-two years later, the crew, which has grown to be the largest hip-hop crew in the tri-state area, brought it back to where it all started with the Double Down: 22 [read more]

Secondhand News: Home is where the art is at Forty Third Place

February 13, 2016

BY LAUREN FLYNN KELLY — During a 10-year stint in Chicago, Hyattsville native Blake Sloane made a name for himself by creating beautiful things out of salvaged and reclaimed wood. Since 2014, the self-taught carpenter and woodworker has carved out a spot in the Hyattsville home he lovingly [read more]
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