Five Things to Know for May 23 in Montgomery County

Today is Thursday, May 23 and here is a rundown of five things to know in Montgomery County:

1. Montgomery County Celebrates Building Safety Month: Montgomery County Executive Marc Elrich and the Montgomery County Council will recognize Building Safety Month with a joint proclamation as they honor the educators, mentors and safety officials who keep our communities safe for the future. This event will take place at the Executive Office Building [101 Monroe Street] at 12:30 pm.

2. Ride Smart for Seniors: In this two-day workshop seniors will be able to learn how to travel to destinations, how to read Ride On & Metro bus schedules, and how to read the Metro system map and understand fare schedules.  This event will take place at 201 Russell Ave in Gaithersburg from 10:00 am to 1:00 pm. For more information click here. 

3. Bethesda Summer Concert Series: This series features free Thursday evening concerts from 6 – 8 pm in Veterans Park, located at the corner of Woodmont and Norfolk Avenues. Attendees can purchase food, beer and wine from downtown Bethesda restaurants during the concert.

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4. “To Life” Health and Wellness Expo: The 10th annual “To Life” Health and Wllness Expo will take place from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm at Leisure World in Silver Spring [ 3700 Rossmoor Blvd.]

5. Learn about Frogs and Toads at the 2nd Frog Watch Field Training: Join staff from the Montgomery County Department of Environmental Protection for a training on all there is to know about local frogs and toads, their mating calls, and the Montgomery County Frog Watch Chapter.  This will be held from 8 – 9 pm in the parking lot of the Meadowside Nature Center in Aspen Hill [ 5100 Meadowside Lane, Rockville].

And one more thing: Monday is Memorial Day, a federal holiday for remembering and honoring people who have died while serving in the United States Armed Forces. Here are four events coming up in the County:

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