Most parks and facilities will be open Monday with the exception of Brookside Gardens and the Nature Centers.
Martin Luther King Day
Saturday, January 19, 2013
Wednesday, January 16, 2013
Tell us what this holiday means to you and how you will celebrate?
Monday, Jan. 21, is Martin Luther King Jr. Day. For some, the national holiday honoring the prominent civil rights activist is a time to give back and serve the community, be it through removing graffiti or picking up litter in a local park. For others, it’s an opportunity to educate themselves about King and his life's work. And for others, it’s a time to just kick back and enjoy the prolonged weekend. Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Birthday Tribute and Celebration The Music Center at Strathmore on Tuckerman Lane in North Bethesda will present a musical tribute and celebration of King’s birthday at 3 p.m Sunday. Tickets are free, but limited to four per person or household. A stand-by line begins at 2 p.m. the day of the concert. For more …