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HHS/ED

Council and Committee Meetings Joint Health & Human Services  and Education Committee Meeting Click to see Current Agenda Packets, Click to see Future Committee Agenda. Category: Council and Committee Meetings. Contact Name: Legislative Information Services. Contact Phone: 240-777-7910. Contact Email: County.Council@montgomerycountymd.gov. Monday, April 27, 2015, 9:30 AM. 7th Floor Hearing Room 100 Maryland Avenue Rockville, MD 20850.

PS/ED

Council and Committee Meetings joint Public Safety/Education Committee Meeting Click to see Current Agenda Packets, Click to see Future Committee Agenda. Category: Council and Committee Meetings. Contact Name: Legislative Information Services. Contact Phone: 240-777-7910. Contact Email: County.Council@montgomerycountymd.gov. Monday, April 27, 2015, 1:30 PM. 7th Floor Hearing Room 100 Maryland Avenue Rockville, MD 20850.

PS

Council and Committee Meetings Public Safety Committee Meeting Click to see Current Agenda Packets, Click to see Future Committee Agenda. Category: Council and Committee Meetings. Contact Name: Legislative Information Services. Contact Phone: 240-777-7910. Contact Email: County.Council@montgomerycountymd.gov. Monday, April 27, 2015, 2:15 PM. 7th Floor Hearing Room 100 Maryland Avenue Rockville, MD 20850.

PHED

Council and Committee Meetings Planning, Housing, And Economic DevelopementCommittee Meeting Click to see Current Agenda Packets, Click to see Future Committee Agenda. Category: Council and Committee Meetings. Contact Name: Legislative Information Services. Contact Phone: 240-777-7910. Contact Email: County.Council@montgomerycountymd.gov. Monday, April 27, 2015, 3:00 PM. 3rd Floor Conference Room 100 Maryland Avenue Rockville, MD 20850.

Board of Electrical Examiners

Boards, Committees and Commissions Boards: Board of Electrical Examiners. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Monday, April 27, 2015, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM. 255 Rockville Pike, 2nd floor Seneca Conference Room Rockville, MD 20850.

Montgomery Serves Awards 2015

Events Registration is required for this FREE event -Register Now on Evenbrite to reserve a seat! Category: Community Events. Volunteers. Area: Bethesda/Chevy Chase. Monday, April 27, 2015, 6:30 PM – 8:30 PM. Imagination Stage 4908 Auburn Ave, Bethesda, MD 20814. For more info visit www.montgomeryserves.org.

Diabetes Prevention & Control

HHS Events Healthy Living & Activities Club. For Diabetes Prevention & Control. Join us for food tastings, fun fitness sessions, and more! Registration required. Call Diane: 240-773-0387. Category: Health. Area: Silver Spring. Contact Name: Diane. Contact Phone: 240.773.0387. Cost: Registration Required. Monday, April 27, 2015, 6:30 PM – 8:15 PM. White Oak Library 11701 New Hampshire Avenue Silver Spring, MD 20904.

Human Rights Commission

Boards, Committees and Commissions Contact Email: anis.ahmed@montgomerycountymd.gov. Contact Name: Anis Ahmed. Contact Phone: 240-777-8454. Boards: Human Rights Commission. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Area: Rockville. Age: Adult. Monday, April 27, 2015, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Office of Human Rights 21 Maryland Ave. #330 Rockville, MD 20850.

UpCounty Citizens Advisory Board – Quality of Life Committee Meeting

Boards, Committees and Commissions Contact Name: Catherine Matthews. Contact Phone: 240-777-8040. Boards: Upcounty Citizens Advisory Board. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Regional Services. Area: Upcounty. Age: Adult. Monday, April 27, 2015, 7:00 PM. Upcounty Regional Service Center 12900 Middlebrook Road Germantown, MD 20874.

Commission Meeting

Events Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Council and Committee Meetings. Contact Name: James L. Stowe. Contact Email: James.Stowe@montgomerycountymd.gov. Monday, April 27, 2015, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Office of Human Rights Conference and Mediation Center.

One-On-One Housing Counseling & Assistance

Gilchrist Center One-on-one counseling on all housing related issues & financial education. Everyone is welcome on a first-come, first-served basis. RSVP is recommended. Category: Community Events. Regional Services. Age: Adult. Seniors. Area: MidCounty. Contact Phone: (301) 760-7636. Contact Email: counseling@aa-hc.org. Cost: Free. Tuesday, April 28, 2015. Asian-American Homeownership Counseling 12320 Parklawn Drive, #239 Rockville, MD 20852. For more info visit www.aa-hc.org.

Revenue Authority Board Meeting

Boards, Committees and Commissions Contact Email: gjamison@mcra-md.com. Contact Name: Gayle Jamison. Contact Phone: 301-762-9080. Boards: Revenue Authority. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Tuesday, April 28, 2015, 8:30 AM – 10:00 AM. 101 Monroe St Ste 410 Rockville, MD 20850.

Council Session

Council and Committee Meetings Council Session Click to see Council Agenda & Analyst Packets (one day prior), Click to see Council Video on Demand. Category: Council and Committee Meetings. Contact Name: Legislative Information Services. Contact Phone: 240-777-7910. Contact Email: County.Council@montgomerycountymd.gov. Tuesday, April 28, 2015, 9:30 AM. Third Floor Hearing Room 100 Maryland Avenue Rockville, MD 20850.

GO

Council and Committee Meetings Government Operations and Fiscal Policy Committee Meeting Click to see Current Agenda Packets, Click to see Future Committee Agenda. Category: Council and Committee Meetings. Contact Name: Legislative Information Services. Contact Phone: 240-777-7910. Contact Email: County.Council@montgomerycountymd.gov. Tuesday, April 28, 2015, 2:00 PM. 3rd Floor Conference Room 100 Maryland Avenue Rockville, MD 20850.

HHS

Council and Committee Meetings Health & Human Services Committee Meeting Click to see Current Agenda Packets, Click to see Future Committee Agenda. Category: Council and Committee Meetings. Contact Name: Legislative Information Services. Contact Phone: 240-777-7910. Contact Email: County.Council@montgomerycountymd.gov. Tuesday, April 28, 2015, 2:00 PM. 7th Floor Hearing Room 100 Maryland Avenue Rockville, MD 20850.

Alfabetización en Español/ Spanish Literacy Classes

Gilchrist Center Para registrarse  como nuevo estudiante, asista a la  clase para recibir más información. Para persona que habla español. Por favor, contacte al maestro del curso para recibir más información. Category: Educational Class. Regional Services. Seniors. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Area: MidCounty. Silver Spring. Contact Phone: (240) 777-4940. Cost: Gratis/Free. Tuesday, April 28, 2015, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Gilchrist Center at Mid-County RSC Site 2424 Reedie Drive, Suite 220 Wheaton, MD 20902.

Hollywood Branch Stream Improvements Community Construction Walk

Watershed Restoration Join us and learn about how we are planning to continue stream improvement work on Hollywood Branch down to Cannon Rd! From Broadmore Rd, walk down asphalt trail between houses 13100 & 13028 to meet at existing pedestrian bridge on Park property. Rain or Shine, but call 301-674-8348 in case of severe weather cancelation. Dress appropriately for walking in the woods! Category: Community Events. Environmental Protection. Government. Parks & Recreation. Age: Kids. Teens. Adult. Seniors. Family. Area: East County. Contact Name: Jennifer St. John. Contact Phone: 301-674-8348. Contact Email: jennifer.st.john@montgomerycountymd.gov. Cost: free. Tuesday, April 28, 2015, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM. 13028 Broadmore Rd. For more info visit www.montgomerycountymd.gov.

Community Action Board

Boards, Committees and Commissions Please exclude CAB meetings for July, August and December- They do not meet those months. Contact Email: diana.day@montgomerycountymd.gov. Contact Name: Diana Day/Sharon Strauss. Contact Phone: 240 777-1697. Boards: Community Action Board. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Tuesday, April 28, 2015, 7:00 PM – 8:45 PM. Hungerford Office Building - HOB 401 Hungerford Drive, 1st Fl Tan Conf. Rm. Rockville, MD 20850. For more info visit montgomerycountymd.gov.

Commission on Juvenile Justice

Boards, Committees and Commissions Contact Email: diane.lininger@montgomerycountymd.gov. Contact Name: Diane Lininger. Contact Phone: 240-777-3317. Boards: Commission on Juvenile Justice. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Area: Rockville. Age: Adult. Tuesday, April 28, 2015, 7:30 PM – 9:00 PM. EOB 101 Monroe Street, Auditorium, Rockville MD 20850. For more info visit www.montgomerycountymd.gov.

ED

Council and Committee Meetings Education Committee Meeting Click to see Current Agenda Packets, Click to see Future Committee Agenda. Category: Council and Committee Meetings. Contact Name: Legislative Information Services. Contact Phone: 240-777-7910. Contact Email: County.Council@montgomerycountymd.gov. Wednesday, April 29, 2015, 9:30 AM. 7th floor Hearing Room 100 Maryland Avenue Rockville, MD 20850.

PHED

Council and Committee Meetings Planning, Housing, And Economic DevelopementCommittee Meeting Click to see Current Agenda Packets, Click to see Future Committee Agenda. Category: Council and Committee Meetings. Contact Name: Legislative Information Services. Contact Phone: 240-777-7910. Contact Email: County.Council@montgomerycountymd.gov. Wednesday, April 29, 2015, 9:30 AM. 3rd floor Conference Room 100 Maryland Avenue Rockville, MD 20850.

ED/T&E

Council and Committee Meetings Education and Transportation, Infrastructure , Energy & Environment Joint Committee Meeting Click to see Agenda, Click to see Council Agenda & Analyst Packets (one day prior) . Category: Council and Committee Meetings. Contact Name: Legislative Information Services. Contact Phone: 240-777-7910. Contact Email: County.Council@montgomerycountymd.gov. Wednesday, April 29, 2015, 1:15 PM. 7th Floor Conference Room 100 Maryland Avenue Rockville, MD 20850.

T&E

Council and Committee Meetings Transportation, Infrastructure , Energy & Environment Committee Meeting Click to see Agenda, Click to see Council Agenda & Analyst Packets (one day prior) . Category: Council and Committee Meetings. Contact Name: Legislative Information Services. Contact Phone: 240-777-7910. Contact Email: County.Council@montgomerycountymd.gov. Wednesday, April 29, 2015, 2:00 PM. 7th Floor Conference Room 100 Maryland Avenue Rockville, MD 20850.

Gallery B May Exhibition: The Merry Month

Bethesda Chevy Chase Regional Services Center The Merry Month will be on display at Gallery B, located at 7700 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite E, Bethesda, MD. Category: Community Events. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Family. Area: Bethesda/Chevy Chase. Contact Name: Brenna O'Malley. Contact Phone: 301-215-6660. Contact Email: bomalley@bethesda.org. Cost: Free. Wednesday, April 29, 2015, 6:00 PM. Gallery B is pleased to present its May 2015 exhibition:The Merry Month, a group show featuring colorful artwork by artists Liliane Blom, Cynthia Ferrell Johnson, Donna McGee, Carol Vorosmarti, Kathryn Wiley and Patricia Zannie. For more info visit www.bethesda.org.

Alfabetización en Español/ Spanish Literacy Classes

Gilchrist Center Para registrarse  como nuevo estudiante, asista a la  clase para recibir más información. Para persona que habla español. Por favor, contacte al maestro del curso para recibir más información. Category: Educational Class. Regional Services. Seniors. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Area: MidCounty. Silver Spring. Contact Phone: (240) 777-4940. Cost: Gratis/Free. Wednesday, April 29, 2015, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Gilchrist Center at Mid-County RSC Site 2424 Reedie Drive, Suite 220 Wheaton, MD 20902.

Old Farm Creek - Neilwood Stream Restoration Public Meeting

Watershed Restoration Join the Department of Environmental Protection at an open forum meeting to learn about the Old Farm Creek - Neilwood Stream Restoration Project. This meeting will present updated stream restoration designs, and provide residents surrounding the stream an opportunity to learn more about the project. Category: Community Events. Environmental Protection. Age: Kids. Teens. Adult. Seniors. Family. Area: Bethesda/Chevy Chase. Contact Name: Meghan Gloyd. Contact Phone: 240.499.8531. Contact Email: meghan.gloyd@montgomerycountymd.gov. Wednesday, April 29, 2015, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Luxmanor Elementary School – Gymnasium 6201 Tilden Ln, North Bethesda. For more info visit www.montgomerycountymd.gov.

HHS

Council and Committee Meetings Health & Human Services Committee Meeting Click to see Current Agenda Packets, Click to see Future Committee Agenda. Category: Council and Committee Meetings. Contact Name: Legislative Information Services. Contact Phone: 240-777-7910. Contact Email: County.Council@montgomerycountymd.gov. Thursday, April 30, 2015, 9:30 AM. 7th Floor Hearing Room 100 Maryland Avenue Rockville, MD 20850.

PS

Council and Committee Meetings Public Safety Committee Meeting Click to see Current Agenda Packets, Click to see Future Committee Agenda. Category: Council and Committee Meetings. Contact Name: Legislative Information Services. Contact Phone: 240-777-7910. Contact Email: County.Council@montgomerycountymd.gov. Thursday, April 30, 2015, 9:30 AM. 3rd Floor Conference Room 100 Maryland Avenue Rockville, MD 20850.

GO

Council and Committee Meetings Government Operations and Fiscal Policy Committee Meeting Click to see Current Agenda Packets, Click to see Future Committee Agenda. Category: Council and Committee Meetings. Contact Name: Legislative Information Services. Contact Phone: 240-777-7910. Contact Email: County.Council@montgomerycountymd.gov. Thursday, April 30, 2015, 2:00 PM. 7th Floor Hearing Room 100 Maryland Avenue Rockville, MD 20850.

T&E

Council and Committee Meetings Transportation, Infrastructure , Energy & Environment Committee Meeting Click to see Agenda, Click to see Council Agenda & Analyst Packets (one day prior) . Category: Council and Committee Meetings. Contact Name: Legislative Information Services. Contact Phone: 240-777-7910. Contact Email: County.Council@montgomerycountymd.gov. Thursday, April 30, 2015, 2:00 PM. 3rd Floor Hearing Room 100 Maryland Avenue Rockville, MD 20850.

Gallery B May Exhibition: The Merry Month

Bethesda Chevy Chase Regional Services Center The Merry Month will be on display at Gallery B, located at 7700 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite E, Bethesda, MD. Category: Community Events. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Family. Area: Bethesda/Chevy Chase. Contact Name: Brenna O'Malley. Contact Phone: 301-215-6660. Contact Email: bomalley@bethesda.org. Cost: Free. Thursday, April 30, 2015, 6:00 PM. Gallery B is pleased to present its May 2015 exhibition:The Merry Month, a group show featuring colorful artwork by artists Liliane Blom, Cynthia Ferrell Johnson, Donna McGee, Carol Vorosmarti, Kathryn Wiley and Patricia Zannie. For more info visit www.bethesda.org.

Alfabetización en Español/ Spanish Literacy Classes

Gilchrist Center Para registrarse  como nuevo estudiante, asista a la  clase para recibir más información. Para persona que habla español. Por favor, contacte al maestro del curso para recibir más información. Category: Educational Class. Regional Services. Seniors. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Area: MidCounty. Silver Spring. Contact Phone: (240) 777-4940. Cost: Gratis/Free. Thursday, April 30, 2015, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Gilchrist Center at Mid-County RSC Site 2424 Reedie Drive, Suite 220 Wheaton, MD 20902.

Diabetes Education Classes

HHS Events The African American Health Program Presents Diabetes Education Classes Accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators Free Class Series for Diabetes Prevention & Control Join Us Choose The 4-week series that works for you! Thursday March 5, 12, 19, and 26, 2015 White Oak Library 11701 New Hampshire Ave. Silver Spring 20904 Thursdays April 2, 9, 16, and 23, 2O15 Gaithersburg Library 18330 Montgomery Village Avenue, Silver Spring, 20904 Tuesdays June 2, 9, 16, and 23, 2O15 White Oak Library 11701 New Hampshire Avenue, Silver Spring, 20904. Category: Health. Contact Name: Diane. Contact Phone: 240-773-0387. Cost: Registration Required. Thursday, April 30, 2015, 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM. Various Montgomery County Libraries.

PHED

Council and Committee Meetings Planning, Housing, And Economic DevelopementCommittee Meeting Click to see Current Agenda Packets, Click to see Future Committee Agenda. Category: Council and Committee Meetings. Contact Name: Legislative Information Services. Contact Phone: 240-777-7910. Contact Email: County.Council@montgomerycountymd.gov. Friday, May 1, 2015, 9:30 AM. 7th floor Hearing Room 100 Maryland Avenue Rockville, MD 20850.

Gallery B May Exhibition: The Merry Month

Bethesda Chevy Chase Regional Services Center The Merry Month will be on display at Gallery B, located at 7700 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite E, Bethesda, MD. Category: Community Events. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Family. Area: Bethesda/Chevy Chase. Contact Name: Brenna O'Malley. Contact Phone: 301-215-6660. Contact Email: bomalley@bethesda.org. Cost: Free. Friday, May 1, 2015, 6:00 PM. Gallery B is pleased to present its May 2015 exhibition:The Merry Month, a group show featuring colorful artwork by artists Liliane Blom, Cynthia Ferrell Johnson, Donna McGee, Carol Vorosmarti, Kathryn Wiley and Patricia Zannie. For more info visit www.bethesda.org.

Board of Electrical Examiners - Examination

Boards, Committees and Commissions Boards: Board of Electrical Examiners. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Saturday, May 2, 2015, 7:00 AM. EOB 101 Monroe Street, Cafeteria Terrace Level Rockville, MD 20850.

Family Archaeology Day @ Montgomery Parks

Events Needwood Mansion opens its doors to the public for a day of investigating archaeology. Visitors are invited to see and experience what archaeologists do. Watch archaeologists at work on the Needwood Excavation and try your hand at a simulated excavation, while the younger set digs in mock excavation pits. An introduction to archaeology for all ages, Family Archaeology Day features: • 19th century Slave Quarters Dig Exhibit • Mansion Tours • Costumed Civil War Interpreters • Simulated Archaeology Dig for Children • Storytelling, Old-time games, Hands-on Crafts, and Atl-atl tossing Bring a bag lunch and stay for the day! | $8 per person | $15 per family at the event. Category: Community Events. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Family. Area: Bethesda/Chevy Chase. East County. MidCounty. Rockville. Silver Spring. Upcounty. Contact Name: Heather Bouslog. Contact Phone: 301-563-7531. Contact Email: Heather.Bouslog@MontgomeryParks.org. Cost: $8 per person | $15 per family at the event. Saturday, May 2, 2015, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Needwood Mansion, 6700 Needwood Road, Derwood, MD. For more info visit www.montgomeryparks.org.

Law Enforcement Drug Take-Back Day

Police Montgomery County Law Enforcement Agencies Conduct Prescription Drug Take-Back Days Montgomery County law enforcement agencies will be conducting two Prescription Drug Take-Back Days in May at multiple locations. The first Drug Take-Back Day will take place on Saturday, May 2 between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m. The second Drug Take-Back Day, sponsored by The Rockville City Police Department and the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office, will be conducted during the same hours on May 30. These events are safe, free and anonymous opportunities to dispose of unused, unwanted or expired prescription drugs. The drug take-back initiative is part of an effort to prevent the increasing problems of prescription drug abuse and theft that continue to occur nationwide. On May 2, there will be 10 drop-off locations throughout Montgomery County. On May 30, there will be one drop-off location in Rockville. All locations will accept prescription drugs and over-the-counter medications only. Liquids, illicit drugs, needles, sharps a… Category: Community Events. Health. Age: Adult. Seniors. Area: Bethesda/Chevy Chase. East County. MidCounty. Rockville. Silver Spring. Upcounty. Contact Name: Lucille Baur. Contact Phone: 240-777-6547. Contact Email: Lucille.Baur@montgomerycountymd.gov. Cost: Free. Saturday, May 2, 2015, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. Montgomery County, MD. For more info visit www6.montgomerycountymd.gov.

Grosvenor Stream Walk

Watershed Restoration The Department of Environmental Protection would like to invite you to walk with us and review the proposed stream restoration designs. We welcome your input and look forward to any questions you may have. You can meet us at any of the waypoints listed on the map on the project website. Please be sure to wear boots and clothing you don’t mind getting wet in! http://www.montgomerycountymd.gov/DEP/Resources/Files/downloads/restoration/grosvenor/Grosvenor%20Stream%20Walk%205%202%2015final.pdf. Category: Environmental Protection. Age: Kids. Teens. Adult. Seniors. Family. Contact Name: Christy Ciarametaro. Contact Phone: 240.777.7720. Contact Email: Christy.Ciarametaro@montgomerycountymd.gov. Saturday, May 2, 2015, 11:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Starts at Luxemberg St (see meeting flyer for waypoints). For more info visit www.montgomerycountymd.gov.

Intermediate English Conversation Classes

Gilchrist Center Improve your English conversation skills! All conversation classes welcome drop-ins and are admitted on a first-come, first-served basis until full. Category: Educational Class. Regional Services. Seniors. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Area: MidCounty. Contact Phone: (240) 777-4940. Cost: Free. Saturday, May 2, 2015, 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM. Wheaton Library 11701 Georgia Avenue Wheaton, MD 20902.

Gallery B May Exhibition: The Merry Month

Bethesda Chevy Chase Regional Services Center The Merry Month will be on display at Gallery B, located at 7700 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite E, Bethesda, MD. Category: Community Events. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Family. Area: Bethesda/Chevy Chase. Contact Name: Brenna O'Malley. Contact Phone: 301-215-6660. Contact Email: bomalley@bethesda.org. Cost: Free. Saturday, May 2, 2015, 6:00 PM. Gallery B is pleased to present its May 2015 exhibition:The Merry Month, a group show featuring colorful artwork by artists Liliane Blom, Cynthia Ferrell Johnson, Donna McGee, Carol Vorosmarti, Kathryn Wiley and Patricia Zannie. For more info visit www.bethesda.org.

Community Paper Shredding/Recycling and Clothing/Household Item Donation Collection Event - Burtonsville

Paper Shredding and Recycling Events Acceptable types of paper for shredding include - All types of paper such as financial and legal documents, receipts, and - tax and medical records - Papers with staples or paper clips (please remove binder clips) - Envelopes with plastic windows Unacceptable items include - Paper in 3-ring binders and spiral notebooks (please remove binders and spiral bindings) - Plastic items such as credit cards or plastic bags - Electronic items such as CDs or computer disks Limit: five paper bags or small cardboard boxes of paper per household/vehicle. Detailed list of clothing and household goods accepted for donation at this event: http://www.dcgoodwill.org/donation2/goodwill-donation-guidelines/donations-we-can-accept/. Category: Community Events. Environmental Protection. Recycling. Volunteers. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Family. Area: Bethesda/Chevy Chase. Contact Name: Montgomery County Customer Service Center. Contact Phone: Phone: 3-1-1 or (240) 777-0311; TTY: 301-251-4850. Cost: No charge. Sunday, May 3, 2015, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. Paint Branch High School 14121 Old Columbia Pike Burtonsville, Maryland 20866. For more info visit www.montgomerycountymd.gov.

Buddhist New Year (Mahayana, Theravada)

Days of Commemoration Buddhist New Year. Category: Holidays. Monday, May 4, 2015. Montgomery County, MD.

Magha Puja (Thai Theravada)

Days of Commemoration 1250 Arhats spontaneously assembled to pay respect to the Buddha. Category: Holidays. Monday, May 4, 2015. Montgomery County, MD.

Wesak or Buddah Day

Days of Commemoration The most important of the Buddhist festivals. It celebrates the Buddha's birthday, and, for some Buddhists, also marks his enlightenment and death. Category: Holidays. Monday, May 4, 2015. Montgomery County, MD.

24th Annual Affordable Housing Conference of Montgomery County

DHCA Events Guest speakers The Honorable Larry Hogan; Governor, State of Maryland , The Honorable Ike Leggett; County Executive, Montgomery County, MD , Nicolas Retsinas; Harvard Business School Register today! Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Community Events. Government. Age: Adult. Area: Bethesda/Chevy Chase. Contact Name: Affordable Housing Conference. Contact Phone: (301) 520-1587. Contact Email: staff@affordablehousingconference.org. Cost: Early bird - $75. Monday, May 4, 2015, 8:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Bethesda North Marriott Hotel & Conference Center, 5701 Marinelli Road, North Bethesda, MD. For more info visit www.affordablehousingconference.org.

Council Budget WorkSession

Council and Committee Meetings Council Session Click to see Council Agenda & Analyst Packets (one day prior), Click to see Council Video on Demand. Category: Council and Committee Meetings. Contact Name: Legislative Information Services. Contact Phone: 240-777-7910. Contact Email: County.Council@montgomerycountymd.gov. Monday, May 4, 2015, 9:30 AM. Third Floor Hearing Room 100 Maryland Avenue Rockville, MD 20850.

GO - CRC Interviews

Council and Committee Meetings Government Operations and Fiscal Policy Committee  - Interviews for Charter Review Commission Click to see Current Agenda Packets, Click to see Future Committee Agenda. Category: Council and Committee Meetings. Contact Name: Legislative Information Services. Contact Phone: 240-777-7910. Contact Email: County.Council@montgomerycountymd.gov. Monday, May 4, 2015, 2:00 PM. 3rd Floor Conference Room 100 Maryland Avenue Rockville, MD 20850.

Board of Electrical Examiners

Boards, Committees and Commissions Boards: Board of Electrical Examiners. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Monday, May 4, 2015, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM. 255 Rockville Pike, 2nd floor Seneca Conference Room Rockville, MD 20850.

Healthy Living & Diabetes Control

HHS Events The African American Health Program Presents Healthy Living & Activities Club for diabetes Prevention & Control Join us for food tastings, fun fitness sessions, and more! Monday Evenings: 6:30 to 8:15p.m. Registration required. Call Diane: 240-773-0387. Category: Health. Area: MidCounty. Contact Name: Diane. Contact Phone: 240-773-0387. Cost: Registration Required. Monday, May 4, 2015, 6:30 PM – 8:15 PM. Gaithersburg Library 18330 Montgomery Village Ave. Gaithersburg, MD 20879.

Board of Social Services

Boards, Committees and Commissions Boards: Board of Social Services. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Monday, May 4, 2015, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. 401 Hungerford Drive 5th Floor Rockville, Maryland 20850.

Advisory Committee on Consumer Protection

Boards, Committees and Commissions Contact Name: Sharon Margolis. Contact Phone: 240-777-3696. Boards: Advisory Committee on Consumer Protection. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Tuesday, May 5, 2015, 8:30 AM – 10:00 AM. COB 100 Maryland Ave. Rm. 255 Rockville, MD 20850.

Council Session and Budget Worksession

Council and Committee Meetings Council Session Click to see Council Agenda & Analyst Packets (one day prior), Click to see Council Video on Demand. Category: Council and Committee Meetings. Contact Name: Legislative Information Services. Contact Phone: 240-777-7910. Contact Email: County.Council@montgomerycountymd.gov. Tuesday, May 5, 2015, 9:30 AM. Third Floor Hearing Room 100 Maryland Avenue Rockville, MD 20850.

Alfabetización en Español/ Spanish Literacy Classes

Gilchrist Center Para registrarse  como nuevo estudiante, asista a la  clase para recibir más información. Para persona que habla español. Por favor, contacte al maestro del curso para recibir más información. Category: Educational Class. Regional Services. Seniors. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Area: MidCounty. Silver Spring. Contact Phone: (240) 777-4940. Cost: Gratis/Free. Tuesday, May 5, 2015, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Gilchrist Center at Mid-County RSC Site 2424 Reedie Drive, Suite 220 Wheaton, MD 20902.

Commission on Landlord-Tenant Affairs: Monthly Meeting

Boards, Committees and Commissions Contact Email: rosie.mccray-moody@montgomerycountymd.gov. Contact Name: Rosie McCray-Moody. Contact Phone: 240-777-3612. Boards: Commission on Landlord-Tenant Affairs. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Area: Rockville. Age: Adult. Seniors. Tuesday, May 5, 2015, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM. COB 100 Maryland Ave. Rm 225 Rockville, MD 20850.

Solid Waste Advisory Committee

Boards, Committees and Commissions Planned program topics: - Guest speaker (to be determined) - Food composting. Contact Email: Tamala.Robinson@montgomerycountymd.gov. Contact Name: Tamala Robinson. Contact Phone: 240-876-3602. Boards: Solid Waste Advisory Committee. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Environmental Protection. Recycling. Tuesday, May 5, 2015, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. EOB 101 Monroe St 6th Fl Conf Rm Rockville, MD 20850.

PH - Bill 15-15, e-cigarettes

Council and Committee Meetings Public Hearing - Bill 15-15, Taxes - Excise Taxes - Electronic Cigarettes Click to see Council Agenda & Analyst Packets (one day prior), Click to see Council Video on Demand. Category: Council and Committee Meetings. Contact Name: Legislative Information Services. Contact Phone: 240-777-7910. Contact Email: County.Council@montgomerycountymd.gov. Tuesday, May 5, 2015, 7:30 PM. Third Floor Hearing Room 100 Maryland Avenue Rockville, MD 20850.

19th Annual Caregivers Conference: Rethinking Responses to Poverty — From Symptoms to Solutions

Events There’s a lot of talk these days around the country about ending homelessness, hunger, and poverty. For almost two decades, we have brought frontline workers and County leaders together in May to address poverty in the County. This year, we’re taking an honest look at our responses to poverty, especially since the County’s poverty rate is going up. We are helping, supporting and sustaining our neighbors in poverty, but are we really making progress to reduce poverty? What more should we do? Join us for a timely discussion about escaping poverty in Montgomery County. WHO SHOULD ATTEND? - Clergy/Chaplains/Interfaith leaders & congregation workers - Social workers and service providers - Representatives of the philanthropic & business community - School counselors & parent-education resource coordinators - Advocates & policy makers - Concerned citizens & community leaders/workers For more information on how to register click the link below: http://www.iworksmc.org/congregation-community-emer… Category: Community Events. Volunteers. Age: Adult. Seniors. Area: Rockville. Contact Name: Rosetta Robinson. Contact Phone: 301-315-1105. Contact Email: rrobinson@iworksmc.org. Cost: see registration form. Wednesday, May 6, 2015, 8:00 AM – 2:30 PM. B'nai Israel Congregation 6301 Montrose Road Rockville, MD 20852. For more info visit iworksmc.org.

Housing Opportunities Commission Board Meetings

Boards, Committees and Commissions Contact Email: patrice.birdsong@hocmc.org. Contact Name: Patrice Birdsong. Contact Phone: 240-627-9425. Boards: Housing Opportunities Commission. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Wednesday, May 6, 2015, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Kensington - Hearing Room 10400 Detrick Avenue Kensington, Maryland 20895.

Gallery B May Exhibition: The Merry Month

Bethesda Chevy Chase Regional Services Center The Merry Month will be on display at Gallery B, located at 7700 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite E, Bethesda, MD. Category: Community Events. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Family. Area: Bethesda/Chevy Chase. Contact Name: Brenna O'Malley. Contact Phone: 301-215-6660. Contact Email: bomalley@bethesda.org. Cost: Free. Wednesday, May 6, 2015, 6:00 PM. Gallery B is pleased to present its May 2015 exhibition:The Merry Month, a group show featuring colorful artwork by artists Liliane Blom, Cynthia Ferrell Johnson, Donna McGee, Carol Vorosmarti, Kathryn Wiley and Patricia Zannie. For more info visit www.bethesda.org.

Alfabetización en Español/ Spanish Literacy Classes

Gilchrist Center Para registrarse  como nuevo estudiante, asista a la  clase para recibir más información. Para persona que habla español. Por favor, contacte al maestro del curso para recibir más información. Category: Educational Class. Regional Services. Seniors. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Area: MidCounty. Silver Spring. Contact Phone: (240) 777-4940. Cost: Gratis/Free. Wednesday, May 6, 2015, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Gilchrist Center at Mid-County RSC Site 2424 Reedie Drive, Suite 220 Wheaton, MD 20902.

ECCAB Board Meeting

Boards, Committees and Commissions Contact Email: jewru.bandeh@montgomerycountymd.gov. Contact Name: Jewru Bandeh. Contact Phone: 240-777-8414. Boards: East County Citizens Advisory Board. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Area: East County. Age: Adult. Wednesday, May 6, 2015, 7:00 PM – 9:15 PM. 3300 Briggs Chaney Road Silver Spring, MD 20904.

GO/T&E

Council and Committee Meetings Joint Government Operations and Fiscal Policy and Transportation, Infrastructure, Energy and Environment Committee Meeting Click to see Current Agenda Packets, Click to see Future Committee Agenda. Category: Council and Committee Meetings. Contact Name: Legislative Information Services. Contact Phone: 240-777-7910. Contact Email: County.Council@montgomerycountymd.gov. Thursday, May 7, 2015, 9:30 AM. 7th Floor Hearing Room 100 Maryland Avenue Rockville, MD 20850.

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Council and Committee Meetings Government Operations and Fiscal Policy Committee Meeting Click to see Current Agenda Packets, Click to see Future Committee Agenda. Category: Council and Committee Meetings. Contact Name: Legislative Information Services. Contact Phone: 240-777-7910. Contact Email: County.Council@montgomerycountymd.gov. Thursday, May 7, 2015, 10:00 AM. 7th Floor Hearing Room 100 Maryland Avenue Rockville, MD 20850.

Bi-County meeting with Prince George's County at WSSC Headquarters

Council and Committee Meetings Bi- County meeting at WSSC Headquarters in Laurel. Category: Council and Committee Meetings. Thursday, May 7, 2015, 3:00 PM – 4:00 PM. WSSC Headquarters - Auditorium 14501 Sweitzer Lane Laurel, MD.

Gallery B May Exhibition: The Merry Month

Bethesda Chevy Chase Regional Services Center The Merry Month will be on display at Gallery B, located at 7700 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite E, Bethesda, MD. Category: Community Events. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Family. Area: Bethesda/Chevy Chase. Contact Name: Brenna O'Malley. Contact Phone: 301-215-6660. Contact Email: bomalley@bethesda.org. Cost: Free. Thursday, May 7, 2015, 6:00 PM. Gallery B is pleased to present its May 2015 exhibition:The Merry Month, a group show featuring colorful artwork by artists Liliane Blom, Cynthia Ferrell Johnson, Donna McGee, Carol Vorosmarti, Kathryn Wiley and Patricia Zannie. For more info visit www.bethesda.org.

Alfabetización en Español/ Spanish Literacy Classes

Gilchrist Center Para registrarse  como nuevo estudiante, asista a la  clase para recibir más información. Para persona que habla español. Por favor, contacte al maestro del curso para recibir más información. Category: Educational Class. Regional Services. Seniors. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Area: MidCounty. Silver Spring. Contact Phone: (240) 777-4940. Cost: Gratis/Free. Thursday, May 7, 2015, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Gilchrist Center at Mid-County RSC Site 2424 Reedie Drive, Suite 220 Wheaton, MD 20902.

Diabetes Education Classes

HHS Events The African American Health Program Presents Diabetes Education Classes Accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators Free Class Series for Diabetes Prevention & Control Join Us Choose The 4-week series that works for you! Thursday March 5, 12, 19, and 26, 2015 White Oak Library 11701 New Hampshire Ave. Silver Spring 20904 Thursdays April 2, 9, 16, and 23, 2O15 Gaithersburg Library 18330 Montgomery Village Avenue, Silver Spring, 20904 Tuesdays June 2, 9, 16, and 23, 2O15 White Oak Library 11701 New Hampshire Avenue, Silver Spring, 20904. Category: Health. Contact Name: Diane. Contact Phone: 240-773-0387. Cost: Registration Required. Thursday, May 7, 2015, 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM. Various Montgomery County Libraries.

Information All Landlords Should Know

DHCA Events Free Seminar. Category: Educational Class. Age: Adult. Area: Rockville. Contact Email: landlord.seminars@montgomerycountymd.gov. Cost: FREE (PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED). Thursday, May 7, 2015, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Auditorium 101 Monroe St. Rockville, MD 20850. For more info visit www.montgomerycountymd.gov.

Ad Hoc Liquor Control Committee

Council and Committee Meetings Ad Hoc Liquor Control Committee Click to see Current Agenda Packets, Click to see Future Committee Agenda. Category: Council and Committee Meetings. Contact Name: Legislative Information Services. Contact Phone: 240-777-7910. Contact Email: County.Council@montgomerycountymd.gov. Friday, May 8, 2015, 9:30 AM. 3rd Floor Hearing Room 100 Maryland Avenue Rockville, MD 20850.

Gallery B May Exhibition: The Merry Month

Bethesda Chevy Chase Regional Services Center The Merry Month will be on display at Gallery B, located at 7700 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite E, Bethesda, MD. Category: Community Events. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Family. Area: Bethesda/Chevy Chase. Contact Name: Brenna O'Malley. Contact Phone: 301-215-6660. Contact Email: bomalley@bethesda.org. Cost: Free. Friday, May 8, 2015, 6:00 PM. Gallery B is pleased to present its May 2015 exhibition:The Merry Month, a group show featuring colorful artwork by artists Liliane Blom, Cynthia Ferrell Johnson, Donna McGee, Carol Vorosmarti, Kathryn Wiley and Patricia Zannie. For more info visit www.bethesda.org.

Bethesda Fine Arts Festival

Bethesda Chevy Chase Regional Services Center The Bethesda Urban Partnership will host the 12th annual Bethesda Fine Arts Festival on Saturday, May 9 from 10am – 6pm and Sunday, May 10, 2015 from 10am – 5pm. The two-day festival will feature more than 120 contemporary artists selling their original fine art and craft. The festival will once again welcome artists from across the country and Canada to showcase and sell their original painting, drawing, photography, furniture, jewelry, woodwork, ceramics and more in downtown Bethesda. The event will be in Bethesda’s Woodmont Triangle along Norfolk and Auburn Avenues and will be held rain or shine. The festival will also feature live entertainment, children’s activities and local restaurants. Admission is free. The festival is located six blocks from the Bethesda Metro station and free parking is available adjacent to the event in the parking garage located on Auburn Avenue. Category: Community Events. Age: Kids. Teens. Adult. Seniors. Family. Area: Bethesda/Chevy Chase. Contact Name: Laura Foit. Contact Phone: 3012156660. Contact Email: lfoit@bethesda.org. Cost: FREE. Saturday, May 9, 2015, 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM. Bethesda's Woodmont Triangle, Norfolk & Auburn Avenues. For more info visit www.bethesda.org.

Intermediate English Conversation Classes

Gilchrist Center Improve your English conversation skills! All conversation classes welcome drop-ins and are admitted on a first-come, first-served basis until full. Category: Educational Class. Regional Services. Seniors. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Area: MidCounty. Contact Phone: (240) 777-4940. Cost: Free. Saturday, May 9, 2015, 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM. Wheaton Library 11701 Georgia Avenue Wheaton, MD 20902.

Gallery B May Exhibition: The Merry Month

Bethesda Chevy Chase Regional Services Center The Merry Month will be on display at Gallery B, located at 7700 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite E, Bethesda, MD. Category: Community Events. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Family. Area: Bethesda/Chevy Chase. Contact Name: Brenna O'Malley. Contact Phone: 301-215-6660. Contact Email: bomalley@bethesda.org. Cost: Free. Saturday, May 9, 2015, 6:00 PM. Gallery B is pleased to present its May 2015 exhibition:The Merry Month, a group show featuring colorful artwork by artists Liliane Blom, Cynthia Ferrell Johnson, Donna McGee, Carol Vorosmarti, Kathryn Wiley and Patricia Zannie. For more info visit www.bethesda.org.

Bethesda Fine Arts Festival

Bethesda Chevy Chase Regional Services Center The Bethesda Urban Partnership will host the 12th annual Bethesda Fine Arts Festival on Saturday, May 9 from 10am – 6pm and Sunday, May 10, 2015 from 10am – 5pm. The two-day festival will feature more than 120 contemporary artists selling their original fine art and craft. The festival will once again welcome artists from across the country and Canada to showcase and sell their original painting, drawing, photography, furniture, jewelry, woodwork, ceramics and more in downtown Bethesda. The event will be in Bethesda’s Woodmont Triangle along Norfolk and Auburn Avenues and will be held rain or shine. The festival will also feature live entertainment, children’s activities and local restaurants. Admission is free. The festival is located six blocks from the Bethesda Metro station and free parking is available adjacent to the event in the parking garage located on Auburn Avenue. Category: Community Events. Age: Kids. Teens. Adult. Seniors. Family. Area: Bethesda/Chevy Chase. Contact Name: Laura Foit. Contact Phone: 3012156660. Contact Email: lfoit@bethesda.org. Cost: FREE. Sunday, May 10, 2015, 10:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Bethesda's Woodmont Triangle, Norfolk & Auburn Avenues. For more info visit www.bethesda.org.

Council Budget WorkSession

Council and Committee Meetings Council Session Click to see Council Agenda & Analyst Packets (one day prior), Click to see Council Video on Demand. Category: Council and Committee Meetings. Contact Name: Legislative Information Services. Contact Phone: 240-777-7910. Contact Email: County.Council@montgomerycountymd.gov. Monday, May 11, 2015, 9:30 AM. Third Floor Hearing Room 100 Maryland Avenue Rockville, MD 20850.

Silver Spring Citizens Advisory Board

Boards, Committees and Commissions Contact Email: Reemberto.rodriguez@montgomerycountymd.gov. Contact Name: Reemberto Rodriguez. Contact Phone: 240-777-5301. Boards: Silver Spring Citizens Advisory Board. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Area: Silver Spring. Age: Adult. Monday, May 11, 2015, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Silver Spring Civic Building One Veterans Place Silver Spring, MD 20910. For more info visit www.montgomerycountymd.gov.

Upcounty Citizens Advisory Board Meeting

Boards, Committees and Commissions Contact Name: Catherine Matthews. Contact Phone: 240-777-8040. Boards: Upcounty Citizens Advisory Board. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Regional Services. Area: Upcounty. Age: Adult. Monday, May 11, 2015, 7:00 PM. Upcounty Regional Service Center 12900 Middlebrook Road Germantown, MD 20874.

Water Quality Advisory Group Meeting

Boards, Committees and Commissions Contact Email: pamela.parker@montgomerycountymd.gov. Contact Name: Pamela Parker. Contact Phone: 240 777 7758. Boards: Water Quality Advisory Group. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Monday, May 11, 2015, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. DEP Conference Room 255 Rockville Pike, Ste. 120 Rockville, MD 20850. For more info visit www.montgomerycountymd.gov.

Department Permitting Services Advisory Committee Meeting

Boards, Committees and Commissions Contact Email: alexia.roundtree@montgomerycountymd.gov. Contact Name: Alexia Roundtree. Contact Phone: 240-777-6280. Boards: Department of Permitting Services Advisory Committee. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Area: Rockville. Tuesday, May 12, 2015, 6:00 AM – 7:30 AM. DPS 255 Rockville Pike, 2nd floor Rockville, MD 20850.

White Flint Downtown Advisory Committee

Boards, Committees and Commissions PLEASE CALL (240) 777-8200 for more information. Contact Email: Kenneth.hartman@montgomerycountymd.gov. Contact Name: Kenneth Hartman. Contact Phone: 240-777-8206. Boards: White Flint Downtown Advisory Committee. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Area: Bethesda/Chevy Chase. Age: Adult. Tuesday, May 12, 2015, 8:00 AM – 9:15 AM. PLEASE CALL (240) 777-8200 for more information. For more info visit www.montgomerycountymd.gov.

Council Session and Budget Worksession

Council and Committee Meetings Council Session Click to see Council Agenda & Analyst Packets (one day prior), Click to see Council Video on Demand. Category: Council and Committee Meetings. Contact Name: Legislative Information Services. Contact Phone: 240-777-7910. Contact Email: County.Council@montgomerycountymd.gov. Tuesday, May 12, 2015, 9:30 AM. Third Floor Hearing Room 100 Maryland Avenue Rockville, MD 20850.

GO - CRC Interviews

Council and Committee Meetings Government Operations and Fiscal Policy Committee  - Interviews for Charter Review Commission Click to see Current Agenda Packets, Click to see Future Committee Agenda. Category: Council and Committee Meetings. Contact Name: Legislative Information Services. Contact Phone: 240-777-7910. Contact Email: County.Council@montgomerycountymd.gov. Tuesday, May 12, 2015, 1:00 PM. 3rd Floor Conference Room 100 Maryland Avenue Rockville, MD 20850.

Community Action Board Executive Committee

Boards, Committees and Commissions Call for the August location - TBA. Contact Email: diana.day@montgomerycountymd.gov. Contact Name: Diana Day/Sharon Strauss. Contact Phone: 240 777-1697. Boards: Community Action Board. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Tuesday, May 12, 2015, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM. Mid- County Regional Services Center 2424 Reedie Drive, 2nd Floor, Conf. Rm. 101 Wheaton, MD 20902.

Wheaton Urban District Advisory Committe

Boards, Committees and Commissions Contact Email: AnaLopez.vanBalen@montgomerycountymd.gov. Contact Name: Ana Lopez van Balen. Contact Phone: 240-777-8101. Boards: Wheaton Urban District Advisory Committee. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Area: MidCounty. Age: Adult. Seniors. Family. Tuesday, May 12, 2015, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Mid-County Regional Service Center 2424 Reedie Drive # 101 Wheaton MD. 20902.

Alfabetización en Español/ Spanish Literacy Classes

Gilchrist Center Para registrarse  como nuevo estudiante, asista a la  clase para recibir más información. Para persona que habla español. Por favor, contacte al maestro del curso para recibir más información. Category: Educational Class. Regional Services. Seniors. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Area: MidCounty. Silver Spring. Contact Phone: (240) 777-4940. Cost: Gratis/Free. Tuesday, May 12, 2015, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Gilchrist Center at Mid-County RSC Site 2424 Reedie Drive, Suite 220 Wheaton, MD 20902.

Silver Spring Arts & Entertainment Advisory Committee

Boards, Committees and Commissions Contact Email: Reemberto.Rodriguez@montgomerycountymd.gov. Contact Name: Reemberto Rodriguez. Contact Phone: 240-777-5301. Boards: Silver Spring Arts and Entertainment Advisory Panel. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Area: Silver Spring. Age: Adult. Tuesday, May 12, 2015, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Silver Spring Civic Building One Veterans Place Silver Spring, MD 20910. For more info visit www.montgomerycountymd.gov.

Ethics Commission

Boards, Committees and Commissions Contact Email: robert.cobb@montgomerycountymd.gov. Contact Name: Robert Cobb. Contact Phone: 240-777-6674. Boards: Ethics Commission. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Tuesday, May 12, 2015, 7:15 PM – 8:15 PM. 100 Maryland Avenue, Rm 114 Rockville MD 20850. For more info visit www.montgomerycountymd.gov.

PH - ZTA 15-07, Filling Stations

Council and Committee Meetings Public Hearing - Zoning Text Amendment 15-07, Filling Stations Click to see Council Agenda & Analyst Packets (one day prior), Click to see Council Video on Demand. Category: Council and Committee Meetings. Contact Name: Legislative Information Services. Contact Phone: 240-777-7910. Contact Email: County.Council@montgomerycountymd.gov. Tuesday, May 12, 2015, 7:30 PM. Third Floor Hearing Room 100 Maryland Avenue Rockville, MD 20850.

Council Budget WorkSession

Council and Committee Meetings Council Session Click to see Council Agenda & Analyst Packets (one day prior), Click to see Council Video on Demand. Category: Council and Committee Meetings. Contact Name: Legislative Information Services. Contact Phone: 240-777-7910. Contact Email: County.Council@montgomerycountymd.gov. Wednesday, May 13, 2015, 9:30 AM. Third Floor Hearing Room 100 Maryland Avenue Rockville, MD 20850.

Pro Bono (Free) Legal Advice

Gilchrist Center Obtain free legal advice on civil cases. Must be a Montgomery County resident. Offered on the Second and Founth Wednesday of each month, intake starts at 5:30 pm. Please call for more information. Category: Community Events. Educational Class. Regional Services. Seniors. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Family. Area: MidCounty. Contact Name: Montgomery County Bar Foundation. Contact Phone: (301) 424-7651, (301) 424-7652, (301) 424-7633. Cost: Free. Wednesday, May 13, 2015, 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM. Ana G. Mendez University System 11006 Veirs Mill Road Wheaton, MD 20902.

Commission on People with Disabilities: Monthly Meeting

Boards, Committees and Commissions Meeting Accessibility Policy: The Commission will make all reasonable good faith efforts to provide accommodations, aides, services, or barrier removal to enable all members and meeting participants’ full inclusion. Accommodations are provided upon request with advance notice. Persons requesting accommodations such as sign language interpreters, Computer Assistive Real Time (CART), accessible format materials (Braille, large print, electronic files, and audio format), or other reasonable accommodations are asked to: • Provide a detailed description of the accommodation needed and contact information; • Make the request as early as possible, at least three (3) full working days in advance of the meeting; • Last minute requests will be accepted, but may be impossible to fulfill; • Accommodations of persons that conflict with each other such as one person requiring the use of a service animal and another person being allergic to animals will be resolved with the staff person. Taking the steps outlined above… Contact Email: carly.clem@montgomerycountymd.gov. Contact Name: Carly Clem. Contact Phone: 240-777-1252. Boards: Commission on People with Disabilities. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Wednesday, May 13, 2015, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Executive Office Building, 101 Monroe Street, Lobby Auditorium Rockville, MD 20850. For more info visit www.montgomerycountymd.gov.

Gallery B May Exhibition: The Merry Month

Bethesda Chevy Chase Regional Services Center The Merry Month will be on display at Gallery B, located at 7700 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite E, Bethesda, MD. Category: Community Events. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Family. Area: Bethesda/Chevy Chase. Contact Name: Brenna O'Malley. Contact Phone: 301-215-6660. Contact Email: bomalley@bethesda.org. Cost: Free. Wednesday, May 13, 2015, 6:00 PM. Gallery B is pleased to present its May 2015 exhibition:The Merry Month, a group show featuring colorful artwork by artists Liliane Blom, Cynthia Ferrell Johnson, Donna McGee, Carol Vorosmarti, Kathryn Wiley and Patricia Zannie. For more info visit www.bethesda.org.

Alfabetización en Español/ Spanish Literacy Classes

Gilchrist Center Para registrarse  como nuevo estudiante, asista a la  clase para recibir más información. Para persona que habla español. Por favor, contacte al maestro del curso para recibir más información. Category: Educational Class. Regional Services. Seniors. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Area: MidCounty. Silver Spring. Contact Phone: (240) 777-4940. Cost: Gratis/Free. Wednesday, May 13, 2015, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Gilchrist Center at Mid-County RSC Site 2424 Reedie Drive, Suite 220 Wheaton, MD 20902.

Ascension Thursday (Western)

Days of Commemoration Religious observance by many Christians, affirming the ascension of Jesus, celebrated on the Thursday in the sixth week following Easter Sunday. Category: Holidays. Thursday, May 14, 2015. Montgomery County, MD.

Council Budget WorkSession

Council and Committee Meetings Council Session Click to see Council Agenda & Analyst Packets (one day prior), Click to see Council Video on Demand. Category: Council and Committee Meetings. Contact Name: Legislative Information Services. Contact Phone: 240-777-7910. Contact Email: County.Council@montgomerycountymd.gov. Thursday, May 14, 2015, 9:30 AM. Third Floor Hearing Room 100 Maryland Avenue Rockville, MD 20850.

Council Interviews - MCPB

Council and Committee Meetings Interviews - Montgomery County Planning Board Click to see Council Agenda & Analyst Packets (one day prior), Click to see Council Video on Demand. Category: Council and Committee Meetings. Contact Name: Legislative Information Services. Contact Phone: 240-777-7910. Contact Email: County.Council@montgomerycountymd.gov. Thursday, May 14, 2015, 10:30 AM. 3rd floor Conference Room 100 Maryland Avenue Rockville, MD 20850.

Brookside Gardens Conservation Landscaping Techniques

Rainscapes Course #316107 Conservation Landscaping Techniques Learn how conservation-based landscaping techniques can beautify your yard and neighborhood, restore native habitats, help improve the environment, and save you time and money. Category: Community Events. Educational Class. Environmental Protection. Government. Parks & Recreation. Age: Adult. Seniors. Area: Silver Spring. Contact Name: Brookside Gardens. Contact Phone: 301-962-1400. Thursday, May 14, 2015, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Brookside Gardens 1800 Glenallan Ave. Silver Spring, MD 20902. For more info visit www.parkpass.org.

Domestic Violence Coordinating Council Meeting

Boards, Committees and Commissions Contact Email: Thomas.Manion@montgomerycountymd.gov. Contact Name: Thomas Manion. Contact Phone: 240-777-7075. Boards: Domestic Violence Coordinating Council. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Thursday, May 14, 2015, 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Family Justice Center 600 Jefferson Plaza 5th Floor Main Conference Room Rockville, MD 20852.

AODAAC Committee Meetings (Prevention, Recovery and Treatment)

Boards, Committees and Commissions Contact Email: Cynthia.mogel@montgomerycountymd.gov. Contact Name: Cindy Mogel. Contact Phone: 240.777.4723. Boards: Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Advisory Council. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Thursday, May 14, 2015, 6:00 PM – 7:00 PM. 401 Hungerford Drive Rockville, MD 20850.

Bethesda Summer Concert Series

Bethesda Chevy Chase Regional Services Center Category: Community Events. Age: Kids. Teens. Adult. Seniors. Family. Area: Bethesda/Chevy Chase. Contact Name: Brenna O'Malley. Contact Phone: 301-215-6660. Contact Email: bomalley@bethesda.org. Cost: Free. Thursday, May 14, 2015, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Veteran's Park Woodmont and Norfolk Avenues Bethesda, MD 20814. For more info visit www.bethesda.org.

Gallery B May Exhibition: The Merry Month

Bethesda Chevy Chase Regional Services Center The Merry Month will be on display at Gallery B, located at 7700 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite E, Bethesda, MD. Category: Community Events. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Family. Area: Bethesda/Chevy Chase. Contact Name: Brenna O'Malley. Contact Phone: 301-215-6660. Contact Email: bomalley@bethesda.org. Cost: Free. Thursday, May 14, 2015, 6:00 PM. Gallery B is pleased to present its May 2015 exhibition:The Merry Month, a group show featuring colorful artwork by artists Liliane Blom, Cynthia Ferrell Johnson, Donna McGee, Carol Vorosmarti, Kathryn Wiley and Patricia Zannie. For more info visit www.bethesda.org.

Alfabetización en Español/ Spanish Literacy Classes

Gilchrist Center Para registrarse  como nuevo estudiante, asista a la  clase para recibir más información. Para persona que habla español. Por favor, contacte al maestro del curso para recibir más información. Category: Educational Class. Regional Services. Seniors. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Area: MidCounty. Silver Spring. Contact Phone: (240) 777-4940. Cost: Gratis/Free. Thursday, May 14, 2015, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Gilchrist Center at Mid-County RSC Site 2424 Reedie Drive, Suite 220 Wheaton, MD 20902.

Diabetes Education Classes

HHS Events The African American Health Program Presents Diabetes Education Classes Accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators Free Class Series for Diabetes Prevention & Control Join Us Choose The 4-week series that works for you! Thursday March 5, 12, 19, and 26, 2015 White Oak Library 11701 New Hampshire Ave. Silver Spring 20904 Thursdays April 2, 9, 16, and 23, 2O15 Gaithersburg Library 18330 Montgomery Village Avenue, Silver Spring, 20904 Tuesdays June 2, 9, 16, and 23, 2O15 White Oak Library 11701 New Hampshire Avenue, Silver Spring, 20904. Category: Health. Contact Name: Diane. Contact Phone: 240-773-0387. Cost: Registration Required. Thursday, May 14, 2015, 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM. Various Montgomery County Libraries.

Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Advisory Council

Boards, Committees and Commissions Contact Email: cynthia.mogel@montgomerycountymd.gov. Contact Name: Cindy Mogel. Contact Phone: 240.777.4723. Boards: Alcohol and Other Drug Abuse Advisory Council. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Thursday, May 14, 2015, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. 401 Hungerford Drive, 1st Floor Rockville, MD 20850.

Commission for Women - Monthly Meeting

Boards, Committees and Commissions Contact Email: chickona.royster-edwards@montgomerycountymd.gov. Contact Name: Chickona Royster-Edwards. Contact Phone: (240) 777-8302. Boards: Commission for Women. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Community Events. Thursday, May 14, 2015, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Rockville Library 21 Maryland Avenue, Ste. 330 Rockville, MD 20850.

Fire and Emergency Services Commission

Boards, Committees and Commissions Contact Email: george.giebel@montgomerycountymd.gov. Contact Name: George Giebel. Contact Phone: 240-777-2408. Boards: Fire and Emergency Services Commission. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Thursday, May 14, 2015, 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM. Public Safety Headquarters 100 Edison Park Drive Lobby Conference Room Gaithersburg, MD 20878. For more info visit montgomerycountymd.gov.

Bike to Work Day

DOT Events On the 3rd Friday of May each year, nearly a thousand happy cyclists pedal to work in Montgomery County for the Annual Bike To Work Day celebration.  "Pit Stop" events offered early morning camaraderie, enthusiasm, and refreshments for all participants.  Montgomery County had seven "pit stops."  There were prize drawings for bicycles and many other valuable prizes for participants. Cyclists at the various pit stops are frequently cheered on by dignitaries which include State and Local Elected Officials, the Montgomery County Executive and County Council Members. Awards presented at the various pit stops included those for the "Longest Distance Commuted by Bike," and the "Most Committed Bicycle Commuter."  The City of Rockville held its first Commuter Cup Challenge, a pit stop-to-pit stop race between a bicycle and a city-owned vehicle.  The bicycle won! Category: Community Events. Media/Press. Transportation. Age: Adult. Friday, May 15, 2015. Montgomery County, MD. For more info visit www.biketoworkmetrodc.org.

Brookside Gardens Conservation Landscaping Techniques

Rainscapes Course #316100 Conservation Landscaping Techniques Learn how conservation-based landscaping techniques can beautify your yard and neighborhood, restore native habitats, help improve the environment, and save you time and money. Category: Community Events. Educational Class. Environmental Protection. Parks & Recreation. Age: Adult. Seniors. Contact Name: Brookside Gardens. Contact Phone: 301-962-1400. Friday, May 15, 2015, 10:00 AM – 1:00 PM. Brookside Gardens 1800 Glenallan Ave. Silver Spring, MD 20902. For more info visit www.parkpass.org.

Gallery B May Exhibition: The Merry Month

Bethesda Chevy Chase Regional Services Center The Merry Month will be on display at Gallery B, located at 7700 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite E, Bethesda, MD. Category: Community Events. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Family. Area: Bethesda/Chevy Chase. Contact Name: Brenna O'Malley. Contact Phone: 301-215-6660. Contact Email: bomalley@bethesda.org. Cost: Free. Friday, May 15, 2015, 6:00 PM. Gallery B is pleased to present its May 2015 exhibition:The Merry Month, a group show featuring colorful artwork by artists Liliane Blom, Cynthia Ferrell Johnson, Donna McGee, Carol Vorosmarti, Kathryn Wiley and Patricia Zannie. For more info visit www.bethesda.org.

Spring 2015 Homebuyer Education Workshop

DHCA Events RSVP NOW! Category: Educational Class. Age: Adult. Area: Silver Spring. Contact Name: AASHC - Housing & Financial Resource Center. Contact Phone: (301) 760-7636. Contact Email: counseling@aa-hc.org. Saturday, May 16, 2015, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Springbrook High School 201 Valleybrook Drive Silver Spring, MD 20904. For more info visit www.aa-hc.org.

African Healthy Living & Activities Club

HHS Events The African American Health Program Presents African Healthy Living & Activities Club For Diabetes Prevention & Control Led by an African dietitian Food tastings from African caterers. Saturdays: 11:00a.m. to 1:00p.m. March 21 April 25 May 9 June 13 White Oak Library 11701 New Hampshire Avenue Silver Spring, MD 20904 Registration Required Call Diane: 240-773-0387. Category: Health. Area: Silver Spring. Contact Name: Diane. Contact Phone: 240.773.0387. Cost: Registration Required. Saturday, May 16, 2015, 11:00 AM – 1:00 PM. White Oak Library 11701 New Hampshire Avenue Silver Spring, MD 20904.

Intermediate English Conversation Classes

Gilchrist Center Improve your English conversation skills! All conversation classes welcome drop-ins and are admitted on a first-come, first-served basis until full. Category: Educational Class. Regional Services. Seniors. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Area: MidCounty. Contact Phone: (240) 777-4940. Cost: Free. Saturday, May 16, 2015, 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM. Wheaton Library 11701 Georgia Avenue Wheaton, MD 20902.

Gallery B May Exhibition: The Merry Month

Bethesda Chevy Chase Regional Services Center The Merry Month will be on display at Gallery B, located at 7700 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite E, Bethesda, MD. Category: Community Events. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Family. Area: Bethesda/Chevy Chase. Contact Name: Brenna O'Malley. Contact Phone: 301-215-6660. Contact Email: bomalley@bethesda.org. Cost: Free. Saturday, May 16, 2015, 6:00 PM. Gallery B is pleased to present its May 2015 exhibition:The Merry Month, a group show featuring colorful artwork by artists Liliane Blom, Cynthia Ferrell Johnson, Donna McGee, Carol Vorosmarti, Kathryn Wiley and Patricia Zannie. For more info visit www.bethesda.org.

Rabies Vaccination Clinic

Animal Services Rabies Vaccinations clinics are held the 3rd Sunday of the month between April and September. Find out all the particulars on the Animal Services and Adoption Center website: www.montgomrycountymd.gov/animalservices. The fine for failure to have a dog or cat vaccinated for rabies is $500. Category: Community Events. Health. Public Safety. Age: Family. Area: Bethesda/Chevy Chase. East County. MidCounty. Silver Spring. Upcounty. Contact Phone: 240-773-5900. Cost: Varies. Free with purchase of dog or cat pet license. Sunday, May 17, 2015, 8:00 AM – 10:30 AM. Montgomery County Animal Services and Adoption Center 7315 Muncaster Mill Rd. Derwood, MD.

PHED

Council and Committee Meetings Planning, Housing, And Economic DevelopementCommittee Meeting Click to see Current Agenda Packets, Click to see Future Committee Agenda. Category: Council and Committee Meetings. Contact Name: Legislative Information Services. Contact Phone: 240-777-7910. Contact Email: County.Council@montgomerycountymd.gov. Monday, May 18, 2015, 2:00 PM. 7th floor Hearing Room 100 Maryland Avenue Rockville, MD 20850.

Board of Electrical Examiners

Boards, Committees and Commissions Boards: Board of Electrical Examiners. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Monday, May 18, 2015, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM. 255 Rockville Pike, 2nd floor Seneca Conference Room Rockville, MD 20850.

UpCounty Citizens Advisory Board – Land Use Committee/Quality of Life Committee Meeting

Boards, Committees and Commissions Contact Name: Catherine Matthews. Contact Phone: 240-777-8040. Boards: Upcounty Citizens Advisory Board. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Regional Services. Area: Upcounty. Age: Adult. Monday, May 18, 2015, 7:00 PM. Upcounty Regional Service Center 12900 Middlebrook Road Germantown, MD 20874.

Western Montgomery County Citizens Advisory Board

Boards, Committees and Commissions Contact Email: Kenneth.Hartman@montgomerycountymd.gov. Contact Name: Kenneth Hartman. Contact Phone: 240-777-8206. Boards: Western Montgomery County Citizens Advisory Board. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Area: Bethesda/Chevy Chase. Age: Adult. Monday, May 18, 2015, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Bethesda-Chevy Chase, Regional Services Center 4805 Edgemoor Lane Bethesda, MD 20814. For more info visit www.montgomerycountymd.gov.

Bethesda Urban Partnership, Inc. Board of Directors Meeting

Bethesda Chevy Chase Regional Services Center Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Area: Bethesda/Chevy Chase. Contact Name: Chiqui Laboy. Contact Phone: 301.215.6660. Contact Email: claboy@bethesda.org. Tuesday, May 19, 2015, 7:45 AM – 9:00 AM. 7700 Old Georgetown Road, 1st. Floor Bethesda, MD 20814.

Revenue Authority Board Meeting

Boards, Committees and Commissions Contact Email: gjamison@mcra-md.com. Contact Name: Gayle Jamison. Contact Phone: 301-762-9080. Boards: Revenue Authority. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Tuesday, May 19, 2015, 8:30 AM – 10:00 AM. 101 Monroe St Ste 410 Rockville, MD 20850.

Commission on Juvenile Justice

Boards, Committees and Commissions Commission does not meet in August and December. Contact Email: diane.lininger@montgomerycountymd.gov. Contact Name: Diane Lininger. Contact Phone: 240-777-3317. Boards: Commission on Juvenile Justice. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Age: Adult. Tuesday, May 19, 2015, 6:00 PM. EOB 101 Monroe Street, 9th floor conference room, Rockville, MD 20850. For more info visit www.montgomerycountymd.gov.

Commission on Veterans Affairs

Boards, Committees and Commissions All meetings are open to the public. Free parking is available in front of building. Rockville metro is one block south of building. Sign language interpreter services will be provided only upon request with notice as far in advance as possible, but no less than 3 full business days advance notice, prior to the day of the event. Alternative formats of this document are available upon request as far in advance as possible. If you need other services or accommodations to participate in this activity, please call Betsy Luecking at 240- 777-1256 (V) or via MD Relay at 711. Or, you may send a request via email to Betsy.Luecking@montgomerycountymd.gov. Taking these steps will help us have sufficient time to best meet your needs. Contact Email: carly.clem@montgomerycountymd.gov. Contact Name: Carly Clem. Contact Phone: 240-777-1252. Boards: Commission on Veterans Affairs. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Tuesday, May 19, 2015, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Executive Office Bldg. 9th Floor Conference Rm. 101 Monroe St. Rockville, MD 20850. For more info visit www.montgomerycountymd.gov.

Community Action Months Awards and Celebration

HHS Events Annual Community Action Month Awards and Celebration to honor volunteers and organizations working to address poverty in the County. Category: Community Events. Area: Silver Spring. Contact Name: Leah Goldfine. Contact Phone: 2407771708. Contact Email: leah.goldfine@montgomerycountymd.gov. Tuesday, May 19, 2015, 6:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Silver Spring Civic Center, 1 Veterans Place, Silver Spring, MD 20910. For more info visit www.montgomerycountymd.gov.

Alfabetización en Español/ Spanish Literacy Classes

Gilchrist Center Para registrarse  como nuevo estudiante, asista a la  clase para recibir más información. Para persona que habla español. Por favor, contacte al maestro del curso para recibir más información. Category: Educational Class. Regional Services. Seniors. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Area: MidCounty. Silver Spring. Contact Phone: (240) 777-4940. Cost: Gratis/Free. Tuesday, May 19, 2015, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Gilchrist Center at Mid-County RSC Site 2424 Reedie Drive, Suite 220 Wheaton, MD 20902.

Mid-County Citizens Advisory Board

Boards, Committees and Commissions Contact Email: AnaLopez.vanBalen@montgomerycountymd.gov. Contact Name: Ana Lopez van Balen. Contact Phone: 240-777-8101. Boards: Mid-County Citizens Advisory Board. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Area: MidCounty. Age: Adult. Seniors. Family. Tuesday, May 19, 2015, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Mid-County regional Service Center 2424 Reedie Drive #101 Wheaton MD. 20902. For more info visit www.montgomerycountymd.gov.

Commission on Juvenile Justice

Boards, Committees and Commissions Commission does not meet in August or December. Contact Email: Diane.lininger@montgomerycountymd.gov. Contact Name: Diane Lininger. Contact Phone: 240-777-3317. Boards: Commission on Juvenile Justice. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Age: Adult. Tuesday, May 19, 2015, 7:45 PM – 9:00 PM. EOB 101 Monroe Street, 9th floor conference room, Rockville, MD 20850. For more info visit www.montgomerycountymd.gov.

Commission on People with Disabilities: Steering Committee Meeting

Boards, Committees and Commissions Meeting Accessibility Policy: The Commission will make all reasonable good faith efforts to provide accommodations, aides, services, or barrier removal to enable all members and meeting participants’ full inclusion. Accommodations are provided upon request with advance notice. Persons requesting accommodations such as sign language interpreters, Computer Assistive Real Time (CART), accessible format materials (Braille, large print, electronic files, and audio format), or other reasonable accommodations are asked to: • Provide a detailed description of the accommodation needed and contact information; • Make the request as early as possible, at least three (3) full working days in advance of the meeting; • Last minute requests will be accepted, but may be impossible to fulfill; • Accommodations of persons that conflict with each other such as one person requiring the use of a service animal and another person being allergic to animals will be resolved with the staff person. Taking the steps outlined above… Contact Email: carly.clem@montgomerycountymd.gov. Contact Name: Carly Clem. Contact Phone: 240-777-1252. Boards: Commission on People with Disabilities. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Wednesday, May 20, 2015, 5:30 PM – 7:00 PM. Health & Human Services 401 Hungerford Drive, 1st Flr. Tan Conf Rm Rockville, MD 20850. For more info visit www.montgomerycountymd.gov.

Gallery B May Exhibition: The Merry Month

Bethesda Chevy Chase Regional Services Center The Merry Month will be on display at Gallery B, located at 7700 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite E, Bethesda, MD. Category: Community Events. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Family. Area: Bethesda/Chevy Chase. Contact Name: Brenna O'Malley. Contact Phone: 301-215-6660. Contact Email: bomalley@bethesda.org. Cost: Free. Wednesday, May 20, 2015, 6:00 PM. Gallery B is pleased to present its May 2015 exhibition:The Merry Month, a group show featuring colorful artwork by artists Liliane Blom, Cynthia Ferrell Johnson, Donna McGee, Carol Vorosmarti, Kathryn Wiley and Patricia Zannie. For more info visit www.bethesda.org.

Alfabetización en Español/ Spanish Literacy Classes

Gilchrist Center Para registrarse  como nuevo estudiante, asista a la  clase para recibir más información. Para persona que habla español. Por favor, contacte al maestro del curso para recibir más información. Category: Educational Class. Regional Services. Seniors. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Area: MidCounty. Silver Spring. Contact Phone: (240) 777-4940. Cost: Gratis/Free. Wednesday, May 20, 2015, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Gilchrist Center at Mid-County RSC Site 2424 Reedie Drive, Suite 220 Wheaton, MD 20902.

Information All Tenants Should Know

DHCA Events Free Seminar. Category: Educational Class. Age: Adult. Area: Rockville. Contact Email: landlord.seminars@montgomerycountymd.gov. Cost: FREE (PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED). Wednesday, May 20, 2015, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Auditorium 101 Monroe St. Rockville, MD 20850. For more info visit www.montgomerycountymd.gov.

Orthodox Ascension Thursday

Days of Commemoration Religious observance by many Christians, affirming the ascension of Jesus, celebrated on the Thursday in the sixth week following Easter Sunday. Category: Holidays. Thursday, May 21, 2015. Montgomery County, MD.

Council Final Action on Budget

Council and Committee Meetings Final action on FY16 Operating Budget Click to see Council Agenda & Analyst Packets (one day prior), Click to see Council Video on Demand. Category: Council and Committee Meetings. Contact Name: Legislative Information Services. Contact Phone: 240-777-7910. Contact Email: County.Council@montgomerycountymd.gov. Thursday, May 21, 2015, 9:30 AM. Third Floor Hearing Room 100 Maryland Avenue Rockville, MD 20850.

The Interagency Fair Housing Coordinating Group

Events The Interagency Fair Housing Coordinating Group will meet at 10:00 a.m. in the Office of Human Rights Conference Room and Mediation Center, 21 Maryland Avenue, Suite 330, Rockville, MD 20850. Category: Community Events. Thursday, May 21, 2015, 1:00 PM. Office of Human Rights Conference Room and Mediation Center 21 Maryland Avenue, Suite 330 Rockville, MD 20850.

Silver Spring Urban District Advisory Committee

Boards, Committees and Commissions Contact Email: Reemberto.Rodriguez@montgomerycountymd.gov. Contact Name: Reemberto Rodriguez. Contact Phone: 240-777-5301. Boards: Silver Spring Urban District Advisory Committee. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Area: Silver Spring. Age: Adult. Thursday, May 21, 2015, 3:30 PM. 8110 Georgia Ave. 3rd Floor Silver Spring, MD 20910. For more info visit www.montgomerycountymd.gov.

Commission on Health

Boards, Committees and Commissions The Commission on Health does not meet in August. Contact Email: doreen.kelly@montgomerycountymd.gov. Contact Name: Doreen Kelly. Contact Phone: 240-777-4422. Boards: Commission on Health. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Thursday, May 21, 2015, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. HOB 401 Hungerford Drive, Tan Mtg. Rm. Rockville, MD 20850. For more info visit www.montgomerycountymd.gov.

Bethesda Summer Concert Series

Bethesda Chevy Chase Regional Services Center Category: Community Events. Age: Kids. Teens. Adult. Seniors. Family. Area: Bethesda/Chevy Chase. Contact Name: Brenna O'Malley. Contact Phone: 301-215-6660. Contact Email: bomalley@bethesda.org. Cost: Free. Thursday, May 21, 2015, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Veteran's Park Woodmont and Norfolk Avenues Bethesda, MD 20814. For more info visit www.bethesda.org.

Gallery B May Exhibition: The Merry Month

Bethesda Chevy Chase Regional Services Center The Merry Month will be on display at Gallery B, located at 7700 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite E, Bethesda, MD. Category: Community Events. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Family. Area: Bethesda/Chevy Chase. Contact Name: Brenna O'Malley. Contact Phone: 301-215-6660. Contact Email: bomalley@bethesda.org. Cost: Free. Thursday, May 21, 2015, 6:00 PM. Gallery B is pleased to present its May 2015 exhibition:The Merry Month, a group show featuring colorful artwork by artists Liliane Blom, Cynthia Ferrell Johnson, Donna McGee, Carol Vorosmarti, Kathryn Wiley and Patricia Zannie. For more info visit www.bethesda.org.

Alfabetización en Español/ Spanish Literacy Classes

Gilchrist Center Para registrarse  como nuevo estudiante, asista a la  clase para recibir más información. Para persona que habla español. Por favor, contacte al maestro del curso para recibir más información. Category: Educational Class. Regional Services. Seniors. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Area: MidCounty. Silver Spring. Contact Phone: (240) 777-4940. Cost: Gratis/Free. Thursday, May 21, 2015, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Gilchrist Center at Mid-County RSC Site 2424 Reedie Drive, Suite 220 Wheaton, MD 20902.

Diabetes Education Classes

HHS Events The African American Health Program Presents Diabetes Education Classes Accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators Free Class Series for Diabetes Prevention & Control Join Us Choose The 4-week series that works for you! Thursday March 5, 12, 19, and 26, 2015 White Oak Library 11701 New Hampshire Ave. Silver Spring 20904 Thursdays April 2, 9, 16, and 23, 2O15 Gaithersburg Library 18330 Montgomery Village Avenue, Silver Spring, 20904 Tuesdays June 2, 9, 16, and 23, 2O15 White Oak Library 11701 New Hampshire Avenue, Silver Spring, 20904. Category: Health. Contact Name: Diane. Contact Phone: 240-773-0387. Cost: Registration Required. Thursday, May 21, 2015, 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM. Various Montgomery County Libraries.

Gallery B May Exhibition: The Merry Month

Bethesda Chevy Chase Regional Services Center The Merry Month will be on display at Gallery B, located at 7700 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite E, Bethesda, MD. Category: Community Events. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Family. Area: Bethesda/Chevy Chase. Contact Name: Brenna O'Malley. Contact Phone: 301-215-6660. Contact Email: bomalley@bethesda.org. Cost: Free. Friday, May 22, 2015, 6:00 PM. Gallery B is pleased to present its May 2015 exhibition:The Merry Month, a group show featuring colorful artwork by artists Liliane Blom, Cynthia Ferrell Johnson, Donna McGee, Carol Vorosmarti, Kathryn Wiley and Patricia Zannie. For more info visit www.bethesda.org.

Intermediate English Conversation Classes

Gilchrist Center Improve your English conversation skills! All conversation classes welcome drop-ins and are admitted on a first-come, first-served basis until full. Category: Educational Class. Regional Services. Seniors. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Area: MidCounty. Contact Phone: (240) 777-4940. Cost: Free. Saturday, May 23, 2015, 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM. Wheaton Library 11701 Georgia Avenue Wheaton, MD 20902.

Gallery B May Exhibition: The Merry Month

Bethesda Chevy Chase Regional Services Center The Merry Month will be on display at Gallery B, located at 7700 Wisconsin Avenue, Suite E, Bethesda, MD. Category: Community Events. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Family. Area: Bethesda/Chevy Chase. Contact Name: Brenna O'Malley. Contact Phone: 301-215-6660. Contact Email: bomalley@bethesda.org. Cost: Free. Saturday, May 23, 2015, 6:00 PM. Gallery B is pleased to present its May 2015 exhibition:The Merry Month, a group show featuring colorful artwork by artists Liliane Blom, Cynthia Ferrell Johnson, Donna McGee, Carol Vorosmarti, Kathryn Wiley and Patricia Zannie. For more info visit www.bethesda.org.

Shavuot

Days of Commemoration Shavuot is the Jewish holiday that celebrates the giving of the Torah (the law) to Moses on Mount Sinai. The holiday is one of the Shalosh Regalim, the three Biblical pilgrimage festivals. Shavuot begins at sundown on May 23, 2015. Category: Holidays. Sunday, May 24, 2015. Montgomery County, MD.

Memorial Day

County Holidays Memorial Day, also known as Decoration Day, is an official holiday observed in most states of the United States. It is observed on the last Monday in May; historically it was observed on a fixed date, May 30, until 1971 when it was changed for federal employees. All states adopted the change to the last Monday in May except Louisiana. Memorial Day began after the end of World War I when the day was reserved for honoring the dead of all American wars; it eventually included the deceased relatives and friends, military and civilian. Memorial Day is officially marked by the placing of a wreath at the Tomb of the Unknowns in Arlington National Cemetery. Montgomery County government will observe this holiday. Category: Holidays. Monday, May 25, 2015. Montgomery County, MD.

Birth of the Buddha (Tibetan)

Days of Commemoration Category: Holidays. Monday, May 25, 2015. Montgomery County, MD.

No recycling/trash pickups on 5/25/2015

Holiday Collection Slides - Recycling/Trash Collections See holiday service details: http://www.montgomerycountymd.gov/sws/holidays/ Sign up for service notifications customized for your address! http://www2.montgomerycountymd.gov/DEPcollectionday/ We welcome your feedback on these holiday reminders. Please send your comments and suggestions to susanne.wiggins@montgomerycountymd.gov. Category: Environmental Protection. Recycling. Collection Day: Monday. Monday, May 25, 2015. For more info visit www.montgomerycountymd.gov.

Diabetes Prevention & Control

HHS Events Healthy Living & Activities Club. For Diabetes Prevention & Control. Join us for food tastings, fun fitness sessions, and more! Registration required. Call Diane: 240-773-0387. Category: Health. Area: Silver Spring. Contact Name: Diane. Contact Phone: 240.773.0387. Cost: Registration Required. Monday, May 25, 2015, 6:30 PM – 8:15 PM. White Oak Library 11701 New Hampshire Avenue Silver Spring, MD 20904.

Human Rights Commission

Boards, Committees and Commissions Contact Email: anis.ahmed@montgomerycountymd.gov. Contact Name: Anis Ahmed. Contact Phone: 240-777-8454. Boards: Human Rights Commission. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Area: Rockville. Age: Adult. Monday, May 25, 2015, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Office of Human Rights 21 Maryland Ave. #330 Rockville, MD 20850.

Commission Meeting

Events Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Council and Committee Meetings. Contact Name: James L. Stowe. Contact Email: James.Stowe@montgomerycountymd.gov. Monday, May 25, 2015, 7:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Office of Human Rights Conference and Mediation Center.

Monday's recycling/trash pickups will be made 5/26/2015

Holiday Collection Slides - Recycling/Trash Collections See holiday service details: http://www.montgomerycountymd.gov/sws/holidays/  Sign up for service notifications customized for your address: http://www2.montgomerycountymd.gov/depcollectionday/ We welcome your feedback on these recycling and trash service updates. Please send your comments and suggestions to susanne.wiggins@montgomerycountymd.gov. Category: Environmental Protection. Recycling. Collection Day: Monday. Tuesday, May 26, 2015. For more info visit www.montgomerycountymd.gov.

One-On-One Housing Counseling & Assistance

Gilchrist Center One-on-one counseling on all housing related issues & financial education. Everyone is welcome on a first-come, first-served basis. RSVP is recommended. Category: Community Events. Regional Services. Age: Adult. Seniors. Area: MidCounty. Contact Phone: (301) 760-7636. Contact Email: counseling@aa-hc.org. Cost: Free. Tuesday, May 26, 2015. Asian-American Homeownership Counseling 12320 Parklawn Drive, #239 Rockville, MD 20852. For more info visit www.aa-hc.org.

Alfabetización en Español/ Spanish Literacy Classes

Gilchrist Center Para registrarse  como nuevo estudiante, asista a la  clase para recibir más información. Para persona que habla español. Por favor, contacte al maestro del curso para recibir más información. Category: Educational Class. Regional Services. Seniors. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Area: MidCounty. Silver Spring. Contact Phone: (240) 777-4940. Cost: Gratis/Free. Tuesday, May 26, 2015, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Gilchrist Center at Mid-County RSC Site 2424 Reedie Drive, Suite 220 Wheaton, MD 20902.

Community Action Board

Boards, Committees and Commissions Please exclude CAB meetings for July, August and December- They do not meet those months. Contact Email: diana.day@montgomerycountymd.gov. Contact Name: Diana Day/Sharon Strauss. Contact Phone: 240 777-1697. Boards: Community Action Board. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Tuesday, May 26, 2015, 7:00 PM – 8:45 PM. Hungerford Office Building - HOB 401 Hungerford Drive, 1st Fl Tan Conf. Rm. Rockville, MD 20850. For more info visit montgomerycountymd.gov.

Tuesday's recycling/trash pickups will be made 5/27/2015

Holiday Collection Slides - Recycling/Trash Collections See holiday service details: http://www.montgomerycountymd.gov/sws/holidays/  Sign up for service notifications customized for your address: http://www2.montgomerycountymd.gov/depcollectionday/ We welcome your feedback on these recycling and trash service updates. Please send your comments and suggestions to susanne.wiggins@montgomerycountymd.gov. Category: Environmental Protection. Recycling. Collection Day: Tuesday. Wednesday, May 27, 2015. For more info visit www.montgomerycountymd.gov.

Continuum of Care Operations Committee Meeting

Boards, Committees and Commissions Contact Email: Nili.Soni@montgomerycountymd.gov. Contact Name: Nil Soni. Contact Phone: 240-777-4595. Boards: Interagency Commission on Homelessness. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Wednesday, May 27, 2015, 3:30 PM – 5:00 PM. Rockville Memorial Library 100 Maryland Avenue Office of Human Rights 3rd Floor Mediation Center Rockville, MD 20850. For more info visit www.montgomerycountymd.gov.

Pro Bono (Free) Legal Advice

Gilchrist Center Obtain free legal advice on civil cases. Must be a Montgomery County resident. Offered on the Second and Founth Wednesday of each month, intake starts at 5:30 pm. Please call for more information. Category: Community Events. Educational Class. Regional Services. Seniors. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Family. Area: MidCounty. Contact Name: Montgomery County Bar Foundation. Contact Phone: (301) 424-7651, (301) 424-7652, (301) 424-7633. Wednesday, May 27, 2015, 5:30 PM – 6:00 PM. Ana G. Mendez University System 11006 Veirs Mill Road Wheaton, MD 20902.

Montgomery Cares Advisory Board Meeting

Boards, Committees and Commissions Contact Email: Robyn.Simmons@montgomerycountymd.gov. Contact Name: Robyn Simmons. Contact Phone: 240-777-1293. Boards: Montgomery Cares Program Advisory Board. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Wednesday, May 27, 2015, 6:00 PM. Council Office Building 100 Maryland Ave. 5th Flr. Conf. Rm. Rockville, MD 20850.

Alfabetización en Español/ Spanish Literacy Classes

Gilchrist Center Para registrarse  como nuevo estudiante, asista a la  clase para recibir más información. Para persona que habla español. Por favor, contacte al maestro del curso para recibir más información. Category: Educational Class. Regional Services. Seniors. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Area: MidCounty. Silver Spring. Contact Phone: (240) 777-4940. Cost: Gratis/Free. Wednesday, May 27, 2015, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Gilchrist Center at Mid-County RSC Site 2424 Reedie Drive, Suite 220 Wheaton, MD 20902.

Cable and Communications Advisory Committee

Boards, Committees and Commissions Contact Email: keith.watkins@montgomerycountymd.gov. Contact Name: Keith Watkins. Contact Phone: 240-777-3793. Boards: Cable and Communications Advisory Committee. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Area: Rockville. Wednesday, May 27, 2015, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. COB 100 Maryland Ave. Room 225 Rockville, MD 20850. For more info visit www.montgomerycountymd.gov.

Wednesday's recycling/trash pickups will be made 5/28/2015

Holiday Collection Slides - Recycling/Trash Collections See holiday service details: http://www.montgomerycountymd.gov/sws/holidays/  Sign up for service notifications customized for your address: http://www2.montgomerycountymd.gov/depcollectionday/ We welcome your feedback on these recycling and trash service updates. Please send your comments and suggestions to susanne.wiggins@montgomerycountymd.gov. Category: Environmental Protection. Recycling. Collection Day: Wednesday. Thursday, May 28, 2015. For more info visit www.montgomerycountymd.gov.

Bethesda Summer Concert Series

Bethesda Chevy Chase Regional Services Center Category: Community Events. Age: Kids. Teens. Adult. Seniors. Family. Area: Bethesda/Chevy Chase. Contact Name: Brenna O'Malley. Contact Phone: 301-215-6660. Contact Email: bomalley@bethesda.org. Cost: Free. Thursday, May 28, 2015, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Veteran's Park Woodmont and Norfolk Avenues Bethesda, MD 20814. For more info visit www.bethesda.org.

Alfabetización en Español/ Spanish Literacy Classes

Gilchrist Center Para registrarse  como nuevo estudiante, asista a la  clase para recibir más información. Para persona que habla español. Por favor, contacte al maestro del curso para recibir más información. Category: Educational Class. Regional Services. Seniors. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Area: MidCounty. Silver Spring. Contact Phone: (240) 777-4940. Cost: Gratis/Free. Thursday, May 28, 2015, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Gilchrist Center at Mid-County RSC Site 2424 Reedie Drive, Suite 220 Wheaton, MD 20902.

Diabetes Education Classes

HHS Events The African American Health Program Presents Diabetes Education Classes Accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators Free Class Series for Diabetes Prevention & Control Join Us Choose The 4-week series that works for you! Thursday March 5, 12, 19, and 26, 2015 White Oak Library 11701 New Hampshire Ave. Silver Spring 20904 Thursdays April 2, 9, 16, and 23, 2O15 Gaithersburg Library 18330 Montgomery Village Avenue, Silver Spring, 20904 Tuesdays June 2, 9, 16, and 23, 2O15 White Oak Library 11701 New Hampshire Avenue, Silver Spring, 20904. Category: Health. Contact Name: Diane. Contact Phone: 240-773-0387. Cost: Registration Required. Thursday, May 28, 2015, 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM. Various Montgomery County Libraries.

Victim Services Advisory Board Meeting

Boards, Committees and Commissions This is a reoccurring meeting on the 4th Thursday of every month with the exception of November which is combined with the December meeting which is held the first Thursday in December. Additionally, there are no meeting in August. Contact Email: Rafiah.Prince@montgomerycountymd.org. Contact Name: Rafiah Prince. Contact Phone: 240-777-4533. Boards: Victim Services Advisory Board. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Area: Rockville. Thursday, May 28, 2015, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. Health & Human Services 1309 Piccard Dr. 4th Flr Conf Rm Rockville, Md 20850.

Thursday's recycling/trash pickups will be made 5/29/2015

Holiday Collection Slides - Recycling/Trash Collections See holiday service details: http://www.montgomerycountymd.gov/sws/holidays/  Sign up for service notifications customized for your address: http://www2.montgomerycountymd.gov/depcollectionday/ We welcome your feedback on these recycling and trash service updates. Please send your comments and suggestions to susanne.wiggins@montgomerycountymd.gov. Category: Environmental Protection. Recycling. Collection Day: Thursday. Friday, May 29, 2015. For more info visit www.montgomerycountymd.gov.

Friday's recycling/trash pickups will be made 5/30/2015

Holiday Collection Slides - Recycling/Trash Collections See holiday service details: http://www.montgomerycountymd.gov/sws/holidays/  Sign up for service notifications customized for your address: http://www2.montgomerycountymd.gov/depcollectionday/ We welcome your feedback on these recycling and trash service updates. Please send your comments and suggestions to susanne.wiggins@montgomerycountymd.gov. Category: Environmental Protection. Recycling. Collection Day: Friday. Saturday, May 30, 2015. For more info visit www.montgomerycountymd.gov.

Law Enforcement Drug Take-Back Day

MCPD Events Rockville City Police / Montgomery County Sheriffs in the lobby of the Rockville City Police Station - 2 W. Montgomery Ave. The Montgomery County law enforcement community is particularly interested in medications containing controlled substances but will accept any medications brought for disposal. All sites will take pills and medication patches of all kinds. If possible, prescription labels should be removed or personal information should be blacked out. No questions will be asked. This is an opportunity to safely empty out a medicine cabinet of drugs that are no longer needed. Disposing of drugs through a drug take-back day is the safest option. If it is safe to dispose of a drug by flushing it down a toilet, the drug label or prescription information will indicate that option as an appropriate means of disposal. Otherwise, unused drugs should not be poured down a sink or flushed for disposal. Drugs should only be thrown in the trash if safety precautions are followed to prevent them from being i… Category: Community Events. Health. Media/Press. Age: Adult. Seniors. Area: Rockville. Contact Name: Lucille Baur. Contact Phone: 240-777-6547. Contact Email: Lucille.Baur@montgomerycountymd.gov. Cost: Free. Saturday, May 30, 2015, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. Lobby of Rockville City Police Station at 2 W. Montgomery Ave. For more info visit www6.montgomerycountymd.gov.

Intermediate English Conversation Classes

Gilchrist Center Improve your English conversation skills! All conversation classes welcome drop-ins and are admitted on a first-come, first-served basis until full. Category: Educational Class. Regional Services. Seniors. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Area: MidCounty. Contact Phone: (240) 777-4940. Cost: Free. Saturday, May 30, 2015, 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM. Wheaton Library 11701 Georgia Avenue Wheaton, MD 20902.

Vesak (Theravada)

Days of Commemoration Buddha's birth, enlightenment, and parinirvana. Category: Holidays. Monday, June 1, 2015. Montgomery County, MD.

50 Plus Employment Expo

slider Be sure not to miss Keynote Speaker: Tom Kierein Tom Kierein is a meteorologist with News4’s weather team. He can be seen weekdays on News4 Today, Newsa4 Midday, and on NBCWashington.com. Listeners to NPR affiliate WAMU-FM can also hear his forecasts during Morning Edition. JOBSEEKERS: Over age 50 and looking for a new job? JCA’s 50+ Employment Expos, offered at two convenient locations in Virginia and Maryland, feature recruiters  from dozens of employers, including nonprofits, government, healthcare, retail, technology and more! In addition, at the Expos you can learn about resume writing, interviewing skills, surfing the web for jobs, changing careers, online applications and much more! Category: Community Events. Seniors. Age: Seniors. Area: Bethesda/Chevy Chase. Monday, June 1, 2015, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Marriott Bethesda North Hotel and Conference Center 5701 Marinelli Rd, Bethesda, MD 20852. For more info visit www.accessjca.org.

Healthy Living & Diabetes Control

HHS Events The African American Health Program Presents Healthy Living & Activities Club for diabetes Prevention & Control Join us for food tastings, fun fitness sessions, and more! Monday Evenings: 6:30 to 8:15p.m. Registration required. Call Diane: 240-773-0387. Category: Health. Area: MidCounty. Contact Name: Diane. Contact Phone: 240-773-0387. Cost: Registration Required. Monday, June 1, 2015, 6:30 PM – 8:15 PM. Gaithersburg Library 18330 Montgomery Village Ave. Gaithersburg, MD 20879.

Board of Social Services

Boards, Committees and Commissions Boards: Board of Social Services. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Monday, June 1, 2015, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. 401 Hungerford Drive 5th Floor Rockville, Maryland 20850.

Saga Dawa Duchen (Tibetan)

Days of Commemoration Buddha's enlightenment and parinirvana. Category: Holidays. Tuesday, June 2, 2015. Montgomery County, MD.

Advisory Committee on Consumer Protection

Boards, Committees and Commissions Contact Name: Sharon Margolis. Contact Phone: 240-777-3696. Boards: Advisory Committee on Consumer Protection. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Tuesday, June 2, 2015, 8:30 AM – 10:00 AM. COB 100 Maryland Ave. Rm. 255 Rockville, MD 20850.

Live Discussion with County Executive Ike Leggett

Executive Events Welcome to the Live Discussion with County Executive Isiah Leggett. This online interactive forum allows residents in Montgomery County to send questions directly to County Executive Isiah Leggett. You may submit questions anytime, and questions will be answered during the scheduled discussion time. Category: County Executive. Media/Press. Tuesday, June 2, 2015, 1:00 PM – 2:00 PM. Online. For more info visit www6.montgomerycountymd.gov.

Alfabetización en Español/ Spanish Literacy Classes

Gilchrist Center Para registrarse  como nuevo estudiante, asista a la  clase para recibir más información. Para persona que habla español. Por favor, contacte al maestro del curso para recibir más información. Category: Educational Class. Regional Services. Seniors. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Area: MidCounty. Silver Spring. Contact Phone: (240) 777-4940. Cost: Gratis/Free. Tuesday, June 2, 2015, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Gilchrist Center at Mid-County RSC Site 2424 Reedie Drive, Suite 220 Wheaton, MD 20902.

Diabetes Education Classes

Health and Human Services The African American Health Program Presents Free Class Series for Diabetes Prevention & Control Diabetes Education Classes Accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators 4-Week Series Classes led by nurses and dietitians Registration Required Call Diane at 240.773.0387. Category: Educational Class. Seniors. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Family. Area: Silver Spring. Contact Name: Diane. Contact Phone: 240-773.0387. Cost: Free Registration Required. Tuesday, June 2, 2015, 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM. White Oak Library 1170` New Hampshire Avenue Silver Spring, 20904.

Commission on Landlord-Tenant Affairs: Monthly Meeting

Boards, Committees and Commissions Contact Email: rosie.mccray-moody@montgomerycountymd.gov. Contact Name: Rosie McCray-Moody. Contact Phone: 240-777-3612. Boards: Commission on Landlord-Tenant Affairs. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Area: Rockville. Age: Adult. Seniors. Tuesday, June 2, 2015, 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM. COB 100 Maryland Ave. Rm 225 Rockville, MD 20850.

Solid Waste Advisory Committee

Boards, Committees and Commissions Planned program topics: - Guest speaker (to be determined) - Public/private contracting. Contact Email: Tamala.Robinson@montgomerycountymd.gov. Contact Name: Tamala Robinson. Contact Phone: 240-876-3602. Boards: Solid Waste Advisory Committee. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Environmental Protection. Recycling. Tuesday, June 2, 2015, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. EOB 101 Monroe St 6th Fl Conf Rm Rockville, MD 20850.

Housing Opportunities Commission Board Meetings

Boards, Committees and Commissions Contact Email: patrice.birdsong@hocmc.org. Contact Name: Patrice Birdsong. Contact Phone: 240-627-9425. Boards: Housing Opportunities Commission. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Wednesday, June 3, 2015, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM. Kensington - Hearing Room 10400 Detrick Avenue Kensington, Maryland 20895.

Alfabetización en Español/ Spanish Literacy Classes

Gilchrist Center Para registrarse  como nuevo estudiante, asista a la  clase para recibir más información. Para persona que habla español. Por favor, contacte al maestro del curso para recibir más información. Category: Educational Class. Regional Services. Seniors. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Area: MidCounty. Silver Spring. Contact Phone: (240) 777-4940. Cost: Gratis/Free. Wednesday, June 3, 2015, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Gilchrist Center at Mid-County RSC Site 2424 Reedie Drive, Suite 220 Wheaton, MD 20902.

ECCAB Board Meeting

Boards, Committees and Commissions Contact Email: jewru.bandeh@montgomerycountymd.gov. Contact Name: Jewru Bandeh. Contact Phone: 240-777-8414. Boards: East County Citizens Advisory Board. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Area: East County. Age: Adult. Wednesday, June 3, 2015, 7:00 PM – 9:15 PM. 3300 Briggs Chaney Road Silver Spring, MD 20904.

Bethesda Summer Concert Series

Bethesda Chevy Chase Regional Services Center Category: Community Events. Age: Kids. Teens. Adult. Seniors. Family. Area: Bethesda/Chevy Chase. Contact Name: Brenna O'Malley. Contact Phone: 301-215-6660. Contact Email: bomalley@bethesda.org. Cost: Free. Thursday, June 4, 2015, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Veteran's Park Woodmont and Norfolk Avenues Bethesda, MD 20814. For more info visit www.bethesda.org.

Alfabetización en Español/ Spanish Literacy Classes

Gilchrist Center Para registrarse  como nuevo estudiante, asista a la  clase para recibir más información. Para persona que habla español. Por favor, contacte al maestro del curso para recibir más información. Category: Educational Class. Regional Services. Seniors. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Area: MidCounty. Silver Spring. Contact Phone: (240) 777-4940. Cost: Gratis/Free. Thursday, June 4, 2015, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Gilchrist Center at Mid-County RSC Site 2424 Reedie Drive, Suite 220 Wheaton, MD 20902.

Diabetes Education Classes

HHS Events The African American Health Program Presents Diabetes Education Classes Accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators Free Class Series for Diabetes Prevention & Control Join Us Choose The 4-week series that works for you! Thursday March 5, 12, 19, and 26, 2015 White Oak Library 11701 New Hampshire Ave. Silver Spring 20904 Thursdays April 2, 9, 16, and 23, 2O15 Gaithersburg Library 18330 Montgomery Village Avenue, Silver Spring, 20904 Tuesdays June 2, 9, 16, and 23, 2O15 White Oak Library 11701 New Hampshire Avenue, Silver Spring, 20904. Category: Health. Contact Name: Diane. Contact Phone: 240-773-0387. Cost: Registration Required. Thursday, June 4, 2015, 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM. Various Montgomery County Libraries.

Board of Electrical Examiners - Examination

Boards, Committees and Commissions Boards: Board of Electrical Examiners. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Saturday, June 6, 2015, 7:00 AM. 101 Monroe Street Cafeteria Terrace Level Rockville, MD 20850.

Imagination Bethesda

Bethesda Chevy Chase Regional Services Center Category: Community Events. Age: Family. Area: Bethesda/Chevy Chase. Contact Name: Brenna O'Malley. Contact Phone: 301-215-6660. Contact Email: bomalley@bethesda.org. Cost: Free. Saturday, June 6, 2015, 10:00 AM – 3:00 PM. Downtown Bethesda Elm Street & Woodmont Avenue Bethesda, MD 20814. For more info visit www.bethesda.org.

Community Paper Shredding/Recycling and Clothing/Household Item Donation Collection Event - Damascus

Paper Shredding and Recycling Events Acceptable types of paper for shredding include - All types of paper such as financial and legal documents, receipts, and - tax and medical records - Papers with staples or paper clips (please remove binder clips) - Envelopes with plastic windows Unacceptable items include - Paper in 3-ring binders and spiral notebooks (please remove binders and spiral bindings) - Plastic items such as credit cards or plastic bags - Electronic items such as CDs or computer disks Limit: five paper bags or small cardboard boxes of paper per household/vehicle. Detailed list of clothing and household goods accepted for donation at this event: http://awidercircle.org/wish_list.html. Category: Community Events. Environmental Protection. Recycling. Volunteers. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Family. Area: Bethesda/Chevy Chase. Contact Name: Montgomery County Customer Service Center. Contact Phone: Phone: 3-1-1 or (240) 777-0311; TTY: 301-251-4850. Cost: No charge. Saturday, June 6, 2015, 10:00 AM – 2:00 PM. Damascus High School 25921 Ridge Road Damascus, Maryland 20872. For more info visit www.montgomerycountymd.gov.

Intermediate English Conversation Classes

Gilchrist Center Improve your English conversation skills! All conversation classes welcome drop-ins and are admitted on a first-come, first-served basis until full. Category: Educational Class. Regional Services. Seniors. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Area: MidCounty. Contact Phone: (240) 777-4940. Cost: Free. Saturday, June 6, 2015, 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM. Wheaton Library 11701 Georgia Avenue Wheaton, MD 20902.

T&E

Council and Committee Meetings Transportation, Infrastructure , Energy & Environment Committee Meeting Click to see Agenda, Click to see Council Agenda & Analyst Packets (one day prior) . Category: Council and Committee Meetings. Contact Name: Legislative Information Services. Contact Phone: 240-777-7910. Contact Email: County.Council@montgomerycountymd.gov. Monday, June 8, 2015, 9:30 AM. 7th Floor Hearing Room 100 Maryland Avenue Rockville, MD 20850.

PS

Council and Committee Meetings Public Safety Committee Meeting Click to see Current Agenda Packets, Click to see Future Committee Agenda. Category: Council and Committee Meetings. Contact Name: Legislative Information Services. Contact Phone: 240-777-7910. Contact Email: County.Council@montgomerycountymd.gov. Monday, June 8, 2015, 2:00 PM. 3rd Floor Conference Room 100 Maryland Avenue Rockville, MD 20850.

Board of Electrical Examiners

Boards, Committees and Commissions Boards: Board of Electrical Examiners. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Monday, June 8, 2015, 4:00 PM – 6:00 PM. 255 Rockville Pike, 2nd floor Seneca Conference Room Rockville, MD 20850.

Silver Spring Citizens Advisory Board

Boards, Committees and Commissions Contact Email: Reemberto.Rodriguez@montgomerycountymd.gov. Contact Name: Reemberto Rodriguez. Contact Phone: 240-777-5301. Boards: Silver Spring Citizens Advisory Board. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Area: Silver Spring. Age: Adult. Monday, June 8, 2015, 7:00 PM. Silver Spring Civic Building One Veterans Place Silver Spring, MD 20910. For more info visit www.montgomerycountymd.gov.

Water Quality Advisory Group Meeting

Boards, Committees and Commissions Contact Email: pamela.parker@montgomerycountymd.gov. Contact Name: Pamela Parker. Contact Phone: 240 777 7758. Boards: Water Quality Advisory Group. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Monday, June 8, 2015, 7:00 PM – 9:00 PM. DEP Conference Room 255 Rockville Pike, Ste. 120 Rockville, MD 20850. For more info visit www.montgomerycountymd.gov.

White Flint Downtown Advisory Committee

Boards, Committees and Commissions PLEASE CALL (240) 777-8200 for more information. Contact Email: Kenneth.Hartman@montgomerycountymd.gov. Contact Name: Kenneth Hartman. Contact Phone: 240-777-8206. Boards: White Flint Downtown Advisory Committee. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Area: Bethesda/Chevy Chase. Age: Adult. Tuesday, June 9, 2015, 8:00 AM – 9:15 AM. PLEASE CALL (240) 777-8200 for more information. For more info visit www.montgomerycountymd.gov.

Council Session and Budget Worksession

Council and Committee Meetings Council Session Click to see Council Agenda & Analyst Packets (one day prior), Click to see Council Video on Demand. Category: Council and Committee Meetings. Contact Name: Legislative Information Services. Contact Phone: 240-777-7910. Contact Email: County.Council@montgomerycountymd.gov. Tuesday, June 9, 2015, 9:30 AM. Third Floor Hearing Room 100 Maryland Avenue Rockville, MD 20850.

Community Action Board Executive Committee

Boards, Committees and Commissions Call for the August location - TBA. Contact Email: diana.day@montgomerycountymd.gov. Contact Name: Diana Day/Sharon Strauss. Contact Phone: 240 777-1697. Boards: Community Action Board. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Tuesday, June 9, 2015, 4:00 PM – 5:30 PM. Mid- County Regional Services Center 2424 Reedie Drive, 2nd Floor, Conf. Rm. 101 Wheaton, MD 20902.

Wheaton Urban District Advisory Committe

Boards, Committees and Commissions Contact Email: AnaLopez.vanBalen@montgomerycountymd.gov. Contact Name: Ana Lopez van Balen. Contact Phone: 240-777-8101. Boards: Wheaton Urban District Advisory Committee. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Area: MidCounty. Age: Adult. Seniors. Family. Tuesday, June 9, 2015, 6:00 PM – 7:30 PM. Mid-County Regional Service Center 2424 Reedie Drive # 101 Wheaton MD. 20902.

Alfabetización en Español/ Spanish Literacy Classes

Gilchrist Center Para registrarse  como nuevo estudiante, asista a la  clase para recibir más información. Para persona que habla español. Por favor, contacte al maestro del curso para recibir más información. Category: Educational Class. Regional Services. Seniors. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Area: MidCounty. Silver Spring. Contact Phone: (240) 777-4940. Cost: Gratis/Free. Tuesday, June 9, 2015, 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM. Gilchrist Center at Mid-County RSC Site 2424 Reedie Drive, Suite 220 Wheaton, MD 20902.

Diabetes Education Classes

Health and Human Services The African American Health Program Presents Free Class Series for Diabetes Prevention & Control Diabetes Education Classes Accredited by the American Association of Diabetes Educators 4-Week Series Classes led by nurses and dietitians Registration Required Call Diane at 240.773.0387. Category: Educational Class. Seniors. Age: Teens. Adult. Seniors. Family. Area: Silver Spring. Contact Name: Diane. Contact Phone: 240-773.0387. Cost: Free Registration Required. Tuesday, June 9, 2015, 6:00 PM – 8:30 PM. White Oak Library 1170` New Hampshire Avenue Silver Spring, 20904.

Ethics Commission

Boards, Committees and Commissions Contact Email: robert.cobb@montgomerycountymd.gov. Contact Name: Robert Cobb. Contact Phone: 240-777-6674. Boards: Ethics Commission. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Tuesday, June 9, 2015, 7:15 PM – 8:15 PM. 100 Maryland Avenue, Rm 114 Rockville MD 20850. For more info visit www.montgomerycountymd.gov.

Dickerson Area Facilities Implementation Group Meeting

Boards, Committees and Commissions Contact Email: Godfrey.ampadu@montgomerycountymd.gov. Contact Name: Godfrey Apmadu. Contact Phone: 2403720124. Boards: Dickerson Area Facilities Implementation Group. Category: Boards, Committees & Commissions. Tuesday, June 9, 2015, 7:30 PM – 9:30 PM. 20900 Martinsburg Road Dickerson, MD 20842.