Category Archives: About Takoma

The entries below are far ranging since the Takoma neighborhood is a very socially and politically active and diverse community. There are many civic, social, and environmentally focused organizations and clubs. There are arts festivals and street fairs, and celebrations arranged by the Main Street Takoma program.

Kindergarten Information Night (Tues 12/6) at Takoma Children’s School

If you have a child entering kindergarten in the fall of 2017 or 2018 and have questions about area kindergarten programs, please join families of the Takoma Children's School (TCS) on Tuesday, December 6th from 7 pm to 9 pm for Kindergarten Info Night.
TCS is located at 6925 Willow Street, Washington, DC (downtown Takoma Park across from CVS).
Purpose: This event will help parents learn more about what to expect and better understand … Continue Reading ››

ANC 4B Elections

After many years of service, two of our ANC Commissioners, Sara Green (4B01) and Faith Wheeler (4B02), decided not to run for reelection.  Their elected successors are André Carley and Frank Jones III, both of whom have long records of service in our neighborhood.  You can get their contact information, and other information about ANC 4B in general, at are grateful to Commissioners Green and Wheeler for their years of service, … Continue Reading ››