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- 01/17/2020 5:45 PM
Arts Barn Seeks Student Volunteers for Summer Break
Student volunteers will work with artists in a variety of disciplines while earning SSL hours & valuable experience.
- 01/17/2020 12:40 PM
Nominations Sought for 2020 Environmental Awards
This annual program recognizes individuals & groups for their commitment to the environment.
- 01/16/2020 4:15 PM
Exhibition in Honor of African American History Month on Display
The City presents an exhibit highlighting the international diversity of our City, & the works of Magruder Murray.
- 01/15/2020 3:30 PM
City Receives Prestigious Budget Presentation Award
The City has received the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for the 18th consecutive time.
- 01/15/2020 3:05 PM
Two Exhibitions Bring Energy & Movement to Kentlands Mansion
“Let’s Dance!” & “Inner Visions,” highlighting the themes of life & emotion, are on display January 17 - March 9.
- 01/15/2020 1:58 PM
Try Keeping Up with Parents, not Kids, in this Unlikely Play Date
In partnership with Best Medicine Rep, Arts on the Green revives Play Date, running February 7 - 23.
- 01/15/2020 1:50 PM
4th Graders Invited to Enter Junior Mayor Contest
Fourth graders invited to share what they would do if they were Mayor in Maryland Municipal League statewide essay contest.
- 01/13/2020 4:25 PM
Gaithersburg City Manager Announces Retirement
On January 13, City Manager Tony Tomasello announced his retirement, effective May 7, 2020.
- 01/06/2020 4:20 PM
Energy Efficiency & Enhanced Safety from New Street Lights
First of many planned relamping projects for the City was completed in Olde Towne.
- 01/03/2020 5:35 PM
Get a Green Start on New Year with Holiday Recycling
The City encourages curbside residential recyclers to get a green start on the New Year by recycling as much as possible.
- 01/03/2020 12:35 PM
Free Tax Preparation Available for Qualified Individuals
Individuals who earn $56,000 or less per year can receive free tax preparation from the annual VITA program.
- 01/03/2020 12:20 PM
Comment on City Spending Priorities with Online Survey
In advance of the FY21 strategic plan & budget deliberations, the Mayor & City Council are seeking public input online.
- 01/01/2020 1:55 PM
Call to Chefs for Cooking Programs
Professional chefs are invited to propose “Let’s Cook@Casey” cooking programs.
- 12/17/2019 6:30 PM
Awards Presented to Rhodes & Parks Maintenance Team
Paralegal Wes Rhodes & Parks Maintenance Team were presented with Employee Recognition Awards.
- 12/11/2019 6:30 PM
Nat King Cole Tribute comes to Arts Barn
Arts on the Green presents “Unforgettable – A Tribute to Nat King Cole” running January 10 - 19.
- 12/05/2019 1:40 PM
Give the Gift of Fitness with a La Milla de Mayo Registration
Gift green and help family & friends kick-off their New Year’s fitness goals by purchasing an early registration for La Milla de Mayo.
- 12/04/2019 2:00 PM
Council Member Sayles Elected to NLC Board of Directors
At its City Summit in November, Sayles was elected to a two-year term on the National League of Cities Board of Directors.
- 12/04/2019 1:50 PM
Let’s Cook@Casey Winter Program Expands
Casey expands its culinary series with youth programming, new instructors, and an even more diverse course selection.
- 12/04/2019 1:20 PM
Day of Service Encouraged for MLK Day Celebration
Join us for a morning of service projects that will benefit the most vulnerable in our community. Pre-registration is required.
- 11/27/2019 4:35 PM
Arts Barn Welcomes New Resident Artists
Meet the artists & watch them work during an open house on November 30 during the Holiday Bazaar.