DiSpirito Sits with Rockville 11, Attends ‘Meet and Greets’
Recently appointed City Manager Rob DiSpirito introduced himself to the Rockville community at a reception held for him, Monday, Jan. 9. Here are a few photos from the event.
Rockville artist Liliane Blom’s has been featured among five must-see cultural events in the D.C. region for her VisArts exhibition, “Pink — A Cherry Blossom Fantasy.”
The Dec. 5 article, “A World of Art in the Season of Giving,” is featured on Christie’s International Real Estate’s “Luxury Defined” blog. The post calls Blom’s exhibition “[e]nchanting,” and “a joyfully interactive installation for all ages, with more than a touch of the Land of Oz.”
A team from the Rockville City Police Department (RCPD) will take a dip in the chilly Chesapeake Bay to support Special Olympics Maryland, as part of the 21st Annual Maryland State Police Polar Bear Plunge.
While snowfall like last year’s “Snowzilla” storm – which dumped nearly 30 inches of snow on Rockville – is rare, community members should remember that significant, deep snow could lead the city manager to declare a snow emergency.
The Rockville City Police Department will meet with community members for Coffee with a Cop on Monday, Jan. 9.
Officers will be on hand for informal one-on-one chats with community members – no formal speeches, no agendas and no distractions – from 8-9 a.m. at Coffee Republic, 801 Pleasant Drive #100, in King Farm Village Center. All purchases made during the hour receive a 10 percent discount.
Take part in a Rockville tradition featuring diverse, interactive and multicultural performances, as the city honors Martin Luther King Jr. and recognizes community members who are carrying on his legacy on Monday, Jan. 16.
Rockville will celebrate its Asian cultures with performances, exhibits and food, at the city’s Lunar New Year celebration, from 10 a.m.-2 p.m. on Saturday, Jan. 28.
The Mayor and Council are seeking volunteers to recommend changes to Rockville’s caregiver funding process. The Caregiver Funding Task Force will examine the city’s grant process, review processes used by other jurisdictions, identify best practices and recommend a comprehensive process for reviewing applications and proposing funding.