Five Things to Know Today, Aug. 11, in Montgomery County
2. Local Olympians: Katie Ledecky competes for her fifth Rio Olympic games medal in the 800-meter freestyle. Ashley Nee will compete in the women’s kayak single.You can live stream Nee’s event here.
3. Back to School: Superintendent Jack Smith says MCPS plans to welcome about 159,000 students this year.
4. Recreation: Cabin John Ice Rink’s Olympic Rink is experiencing mechanical failures and will be closed until repairs are completed. The NHL rink is still open.
5. Music: Rockville kicks off its Lunch Out Live Concert Series today at 11:30 a.m.