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Montgomery County Public Schools are closed Wednesday March 21, 2018 due to emergency weather conditions. All school and community activities in school buildings also are canceled. All administrative offices are open. Day care programs in school buildings may remain open as scheduled. MCPS will reevaluate this decision by 5:00 a.m. to determine if closure of offices is necessary.

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Las Escuelas Públicas del Condado de Montgomery (MCPS) permanecerán cerradas el miércoles, 21 de marzo de 2018 debido a las condiciones del tiempo. Todas las actividades escolares y comunitarias en los edificios escolares quedan canceladas. Las oficinas administrativas abrirán en horario regular. Los programas de cuidado infantil en los edificios escolares podrán operar en horario regular. MCPS reevaluará esta decisión a las 5:00 a.m. para determinar si es necesario cerras las oficinas administrativas.

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Month of the Young Child To Be Celebrated in April

March 22, 2006
April is designated annually as the Month of the Young Child. A number of events in Montgomery County are scheduled to celebrate the month and to focus on the importance of a child’s educational and family experiences from birth to age five.

Upcoming area events in recognition of the month include the following:

• Thursday, March 23—Representatives from Montgomery County Public Schools and elected officials will issue a joint proclamation for the Month of the Young Child at a ceremony at Stone Mill Elementary School at 9:30 a.m.

• Monday, March 27—A Board of Education resolution in honor of the month is scheduled for the Board of Education’s business meeting at the Carver Educational Services Center at approximately 6:30 p.m.

• Saturday, April 1—Lakeforest Mall, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Family Festival with entertainment, child activities, resources, and giveaways. Contact Beth Molesworth, 240-777-1331.

• Tuesday, April 4—Indian Spring Country Club, 6-10 p.m., Child Care Celebration with dining, door prizes, and dancing. Contact Leslie Hamm, 240-777-4661.

• Saturday, April 22—Westfield Shoppingtown, Wheaton, 11 a.m.-4 p.m., Family Festival with entertainment, parent-child activities, resources, and giveaways. Contact Beth Molesworth, 240-777-1331.

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