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Shady Cove Restoration Project Wins Maryland Recreation and Parks Association’s Annual Service Award

Shady Cove Restoration Project Wins Maryland Recreation and Parks Association’s Annual Service Award

 

The following information was sent to us by Molly Alton Mullins:

 

Multimedia Artists Showcased at Glenview Gallery in April

Multimedia Artists Showcased at Glenview Gallery in April

The following information was sent to us by Marylou Berg:

Department of Permitting Services to Host Second Public Forum

Department of Permitting Services to Host Second Public Forum

The following information was sent to us by Karen Falcon:

 

Montgomery County’s Department of Permitting Services (DPS) will host, in cooperation with multiple agencies involved in the development review process, the second of two public forums on the topic of streamlining the development process in the County.  The forum will be held on Friday, March 9, in the Executive Office Building, Lobby Level Auditorium, 101 Monroe Street, Rockville.  The time has changed and the forum will be held from 2:30 to 4:30 p.m.

Fashion Fights Poverty Hosts 7th Annual Fashion Gala on Saturday, March 31st

Fashion Fights Poverty Hosts 7th Annual Fashion Gala on Saturday, March 31st

 

 

 

DRESSING RESPONSIBLY IS AT THE HEART OF THE FFP MISSION

Fashion Fights Poverty Celebrates 7th Annual Fashion Gala

Fashion Fights Poverty (FFP), the organization dedicated to raising awareness on the fight against global poverty through the world of fashion, will host its 7th Annual Gala on Saturday, March 31st, 2012  at Artisphere (1101 Wilson Boulevard) in Arlington, Virginia.  Tickets are $75 (General) and $150 (VIP).

Proceeds from this year’s gala will support FFP’s programs, including Woodrow Wilson High Clothing & Textile Program, Fashion Fights Poverty Summer Fashion Camp, Vocational Internship/Mentoring Program, and the Detroit Lives Partnership Project, among others.

Highlighting one of FFP’s core values to dress responsibly, the 2012 Dress Responsibly Gala is FFP’s largest presentation yet.

The 2012 Potomac Flower Show

The 2012 Potomac Flower Show

The following information was sent to us by Amy Ortiz:

 

The Show will be held on Sunday March 18th from 11 AM to 5 PM at Potomac Floral Wholesale which is located at 2403 Linden Lane, Silver Spring, MD 20910. Over 800 guests from all over the world, consisting of vendors, suppliers, growers, designers, flower shop owners, and floral industry representatives will gather on this day.

Visitors can explore plenty of unique Grower and Vendor exhibits while discovering exciting new flower varieties from Holland, Chile, Israel, South Africa and Japan. Everyone will enjoy live music by the Potomac Jazz Project, while sampling wonderful hors d'oeuvres, foods, and drinks!

Proposals, Comments Invited on the Bethesda Arts and Entertainment District

Proposals, Comments Invited on the Bethesda Arts and Entertainment District

The following information was sent to us by Kristina Ellis:

 

Interested parties are invited to provide comments on the re-designation of the Bethesda Arts and Entertainment District at a public hearing scheduled for Tuesday, March 20 at 7 p.m. at the Bethesda Chevy Chase Regional Services Center, located at 4805 Edgemoor Lane in Bethesda.