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⭐ A Tale of Two Counties: The Status of Women in Montgomery County (MCPL) – VIRTUAL

Patricia Maclay MD, a Commissioner with the Montgomery County Commission for Women (CFW), will present an overview of the Commission’s work in the community. Covering topics ranging from youth engagement to the Women’s Legislative Briefing, Dr. Maclay will invite discussion about the issues facing women and girls in the County. […]


MCPS Requests Feedback On 2021-2022 ‘School Year Calendar’ Options

The Montgomery County Board of Education is seeking feedback on MCPS’ 2020-2021 calendar options. Note: The Board is scheduled to adopt the final traditional and innovative school calendars on March 23, 2021.


The Path to Leadership: The Next Chapter; Influential Women in Montgomery County Politics (MCPL) – VIRTUAL

Join us as Claire McDonald, creator of Montgomery History’s online exhibit “The Path to Leadership,” ​discusses the influence of Montgomery County women in the political arena pre- and post-suffrage. Learn about some of the most influential women in Montgomery County politics and their fascinating stories in this decade-by-decade look at women’s rise to […]


‘School Resource Officer Program’ Public Hearing (Montgomery County Board of Education) – VIRTUAL

Text below from the Montgomery County Public Schools article ‘Public Hearing Set for March 2 on the SRO Program‘ (February 24, 2021). The Montgomery County Board of Education will hold a virtual public hearing on the School Resource Officer (SRO) program on Tuesday, March 2. The Board will hold a […]


⭐ MCCPTA Engage: MCPS School Resource Officer Information Session (Montgomery County Council of PTAs)

  (English Translation below) Invitación del Comité de Participación de MCCPTA para una reunión  Zoom, el 20 de febrero de 2021 a las 10:00 a. M., donde podra obtener más información. Tendremos discusiones en todos los niveles (Consejo de Educación, Condado, Estado) sobre el Programa de Oficiales de Policia en […]


Climate Youth Town Hall (MCPS, Montgomery County MD & Montgomery College) – VIRTUAL

  MCPS students are invited to participate in a Climate Youth Town Hall from 7–8:30 p.m. on Thursday, Feb. 11. The event will be held via Zoom. The town hall, hosted by the [Montgomery County Maryland] Executive, Montgomery College and MCPS, is an opportunity for students to connect with each […]


⭐ The Three Reported Lynchings in Montgomery County (MCPL) – VIRTUAL

There are three documented cases of lynching in Montgomery County: George Peck, John Diggs-Dorsey and Sidney Randolph. Researcher Sarah Hedlund presents comprehensive narratives on these three cases. There are three documented cases of lynching in Montgomery County: George Peck and John Diggs-Dorsey in 1880 and Sidney Randolph in 1896. The […]