Resident plans Birds of the World lectures

By Don Messersmith Leader, The Riderwood Birding Group In my travels throughout the world, I have been privileged to observe more than 4,000 of the world’s approximately 10,000 species of birds. On every continent, I have photographed many of these birds. I have been asked by several residents to share some of my bird photographs,…

Steve Roberts returns to Riderwood to discuss immigration in DC

By Victoria Harden Member, Continuing Education Committee Mark your calendars for Tuesday, September 25, at 7:00 p.m. in the Encore Theater for a return visit by renowned writer, broadcaster, and professor Steve Roberts, who will talk about “Why Immigrants Matter–in the DC Area and Beyond.” Tickets are free but required. They will be available in…

Science & Technology welcomes UMD’s Nathan Fox

By Pearl Katz Committee Member, Science and Technology Lecture Series The Science and Technology Lecture Series features leading scientists discussing the latest research on a variety of topics, including biology, physics, engineering, computer sciences, chemistry, medicine, psychology, and anthropology. On September 6, Distinguished University Professor at the University of Maryland, Nathan Fox, will talk on…