Today is Friday, Oct. 8 and here are five things to know in Montgomery County.
1. Rockville Bike Drive: The county transportation department is holding a bike donation event Friday from 7 a.m. to 2 p.m. outside the Council Office Building parking garage at the corner of East Jefferson Street and Monroe Street.
2. MyMCMedia’s Friday Night Lights Game of the Week features a battle between two undefeated football teams: 5-0 Northwest vs 5-0 Sherwood at 6:30 pm. Both teams are ranked in the area’s top 20. Follow @TravisDC95 on Twitter for live scoring updates.
The @mymcmedia Friday Night Lights Game of the Week features @NWHSfootball (5-0) against @SHSWarrior_FB (5-0) at 6:30pm. We’ll have live coverage throughout the evening! 🏈🏈🏈 @NWJagSports @WarriorResults
— Travis Chase (@TravisDC95) October 7, 2021
3. Little Free Library: The city of Gaithersburg has its’ fourth little free library located at the Gaithersburg Arts Barn off Kent Square Raod in the Kentlands. A dedication ceremony will be held Friday at 6 p.m.
4. BlackRock Celebrates Hispanic Heritage Month: The second annual celebration starts with a concert by Jonathan Acosta Friday at 8 p.m. and is followed Saturday with a day of festivities from noon to 10 p.m.
5. East County Community Health Fair: The Muslim Community Center hosts a health fair Saturday from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. at 5200 New Hampshire Ave in Silver Spring.
And one more thing: The bus schedules to 64 Ride On routes is changing starting Sunday. Find the details at the county website here.
And as a reminder to our loyal readers…Find the latest coronavirus news updates in Montgomery County here.