Sunny today. Check out the weather forecast. Here are five things to know in Montgomery County for Oct. 21.
1. Cooking Up Engagement: Renowned chef, humanitarian Jose Andrés to address students at the Universities at Shady Grove as part of USG’s Civic Engagement Series. The event starts at 11 a.m. at the Building II Conference Center, 9636 Gudelsky Drive, Rockville. Manna Food Center CEO Jackie DeCarlo will also speak.
2. Municipal Monday: Kensington’s Town Council holds a work session to discuss amendments to the town’s sign and commercial regulations. The meeting starts at 7 p.m. at Town Hall, 3710 Mitchell St.
3. Council Actions: The Montgomery County Council’s planning committee meets at 9:30 a.m. in the Seventh Floor Hearing Room. The Health and Human Services Committee also meets at 9:30, in the Third Floor Conference Room. The Public Safety Committee meeting at 2 p.m. in the Seventh Floor Hearing Room to continue discussing the Policing Advisory Commission.
4. Talking Books: Book club meets at 5:30 p.m. at the Kensington Park Library.
Enjoy a chill #BookDiscussion with #KensingtonParkLibrary's new No Pressure Audio Book Club. Talk about whatever book you're listening to or reading at the moment. Enjoy an informal, wide-ranging discussion without the pressure of reading an assigned title. 10/28, 5:30p. pic.twitter.com/LBBu5RDyxB
— mcpl_Libraries (@MCPL_Libraries) October 25, 2019
5. ICYMI: A new art exhibit at Montgomery College turns bullet casings into bells and each bell represents school shootings.