Feb. 24 Event Will Feature Music, Dancing and Martial Arts Demonstrations
Rockville celebrates Lunar New Year with music, dancing, martial arts demonstrations and more on Feb. 24 at Richard Montgomery High School.
Celebrate the Year of the Dog with performances, interactive activities and cultural displays at the city’s Lunar New Year celebration.
The annual celebration will be held from 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m. Saturday, Feb. 24, at Richard Montgomery High School, 250 Richard Montgomery Drive. Multicultural performances will be from 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. The city is organizing the celebration in partnership with Rockville’s Asian Pacific American Task Force.
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A three-alarm fire at Fireside Park Apartments on Feb. 2 left 33 families displaced. Several local nonprofits are collecting donations to help Rockville neighbors in need.
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Swimming is often the weakest event faced by triathletes, which is why the Rockville Swim and Fitness Center will offer two swimming programs geared specifically to the open-water component of a triathlon.
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Rockville Economic Development, Inc.’s Rockville Business Appreciation Week 2018 is April 9-13.
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The Rockville Recreation and Parks Department is taking part in Park Rx America and encouraging the community to visit one of Rockville’s 65 parks as one way to create a healthy, happy lifestyle.
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The Mayor and Council will hold a public hearing on the refinancing of Fireside Park Apartments at 7 p.m. Monday, Feb. 26. Proceeds generated from the refinancing will help fund modernization of the property.
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Rockville hosts family-friendly special events throughout the year. Mark your calendar for the following free events in the months ahead:
Lunar New Year (Free)
Saturday, Feb. 24; 10:30 a.m.-1:30 p.m.; Richard Montgomery High School, 250 Richard Montgomery Drive.
Celebrate Rockville’s Asian cultures with performances, interactive activities and cultural displays. Learn more on page 1 and at www.rockvillemd.gov/lunarnewyear. Continue reading “Save the Date for the City’s 2018 Special Events”
The Glenview Mansion and Peerless Rockville Speaker Series will hold a free screening of “Community Cornerstones: African American Communities in Montgomery County, Maryland,” at 7 p.m. Thursday, Feb. 8.
Continue reading “Speaker Series to Show Documentary on Five African-American Churches”
Youth coach-pitch baseball, T-ball and soccer, and adult softball, volleyball and soccer are just a few of the sports all ages can take part in this spring with the City of Rockville.
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Glenview Mansion’s Wine and Foreign Film series continues in February and March for cinephiles age 21 and older. The films are shown café-style in the mansion’s conservatory. Doors open at 6:45 p.m. and each movie begins promptly at 7:15 p.m. The event is free, with wine on sale at $3 per glass. No tickets or reservations are required.
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