It’s Tuesday, Aug. 30, and here are five things to know in Montgomery County.
1. Hyperthermia Alert: Montgomery County has activated a Hyperthermia Alert for extreme heat for 11:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Montgomery County has activated a Hyperthermia Alert for extreme heat for 11AM to 5PM Tuesday 8/30. Expect the heat index to be above 95 degrees. Stay hydrated. Take precautions to protect yourself & pets from heat-related illnesses: https://t.co/hKa4uvWWVZ #MoCo pic.twitter.com/gM8WaqgR6u
— Montgomery Co OEMHS (@ReadyMontgomery) August 29, 2022
2. Income Tax Assistance (ICYM): The Montgomery County Community Action Agency’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance (VITA) program is offering free tax help.
The Montgomery County Community Action Agency’s Volunteer Income Tax Assistance program is offering free tax help through the end of October for current year (2021), prior years (2018 – 2020), and amended tax returns. For more information, visit ➡️ https://t.co/4Ju3NPlcRX. pic.twitter.com/ohLk5oXTJ8
— Montgomery County MD (@MontgomeryCoMD) August 29, 2022
More information here.
3. Veterans Plaza: DJ Rick will provide the music from 7-9 p.m. on Veterans Plaza in Downtown Silver Spring for a Hand-Dancing Extravaganza as part of the free Twilight Tuesdays entertainment series.
DJ Rick will provide the music from 7-9 p.m. on Tuesday, Aug. 30, on Veterans Plaza in Downtown #SilverSpring for a Hand-Dancing Extravaganza as part of the free Twilight Tuesdays series. The music will include Motown and Old School R&B. Details ➡️ https://t.co/psD66E5mFX. pic.twitter.com/wDZZb6m5rm
— Montgomery County MD (@MontgomeryCoMD) August 28, 2022
More information here.
4. MCFRS: The ride alongs will take place from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sign-up’s are available through an online portal.
5. Food Distribution: Hughes UMC Mid County Hub Food Distributions from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. 10700 Georgia Ave. Silver Spring. Choice Pantry from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. 13 Firstfield Rd. Gaithersburg. Church of Nazarene
8921 Warfield Rd, Gaithersburg from 2 p.m. to 3p.m. and Germantown Elementary School 19110 Liberty Mill Rd, Germantown from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m.
And as a reminder to our loyal readers…Find the latest coronavirus news updates in Montgomery County here.