1. MCPS Board of Education Meeting: Policy Management Committee to meet at 3:00 p.m. Click here to view the agenda.
2. Rockville State of City Address: Hear from Rockville City Mayor Bridget Newton and City Manager Rob DiSpirito about the current state of the city from 8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. at the F. Scott Fitzgerald Theatre [603 Edmonston Drive in Rockville]. Click here for more information.
3. Washington Post Express Shut Down: The Washington Post will publish the last edition of its Express commuter paper today. It was offered for free at Metro stations for the past 16 years. Click here for more information.
4. It’s National Day of Encouragement: This day is dedicated to uplifting people around us and making a positive impact!
September 12, 2019 – NATIONAL DAY OF ENCOURAGEMENT – NATIONAL CHOCOLATE MILKSHAKE DAY – NATIONAL VIDEO GAMES DAY – NATIONAL REPORT MEDICARE FRAUD DAY https://t.co/HL0QfxxtSB pic.twitter.com/AoQ4htwLDH
— NationalDayCalendar (@NationalDayCal) September 12, 2019
5.Garden After Dark: Wings and Wine:What do butterflies do when the sun sets? Find out with exclusive evening access to the Brookside Gardens Wings of Fancy exhibit from 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. Sample several wine varieties and enjoy light refreshments as butterflies and music swirl around you in their tropical conservatory. Click here for more information.
And one more thing if you’re in the mood for some jazzy music: Snarky Puppy, the three-time Grammy-winning band – part jazz band , part fusion band, part jam band – will be playing at Strathmore tonight at 8 pm