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Marye Wells-Harley Dream Camp Scholarship Helped Make Summer Camp a Reality for Area Families

August 21, 2018

Marye Wells-Harley Dream Camp Scholarship Helped Make Summer Camp a Reality for Area Families

Some young people experienced the joys of summer camp thanks to the Marye Wells-Harley Dream Camp Scholarship. Named in honor of the former Montgomery Planning Board Commissioner, the scholarship provides funds for youth, ages 6 – 14, to attend a Montgomery Parks summer camp.

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Montgomery Parks Foundation and AFI Silver Theatre Team Up to Bring Josiah Henson Documentary to the Big Screen, August 10 & 12

July 30, 2018

Montgomery Parks Foundation and AFI Silver Theatre Team Up to Bring Josiah Henson Documentary to the Big Screen, August 10 & 12

The film screenings aim to raise awareness of esteemed author, abolitionist, and minister. Narrated by Danny Glover, the film traces Josiah Henson’s harrowing journey from slavery in Maryland and Kentucky to freedom in Canada.

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Protecting Streams in Montgomery Parks and Beyond

July 12, 2018

Protecting Streams in Montgomery Parks and Beyond

Biological monitoring plays a vital role in helping to assess Montgomery County’s stream systems. By monitoring trends in water quality and supplying important data, ecologists at Montgomery Parks are helping to ensure that aquatic ecosystems thrive.

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Shakespeare in the Parks

July 2, 2018

Shakespeare in the Parks

At Montgomery Parks, you don’t have to go far for an evening filled with love and laughter at one of the two free upcoming performances of A Midsummer Night’s Dream at Brookside Gardens and Meadowside Nature Center.

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