Month of October – Hispanic Heritage Month events. Held at various times and locations through October 21. Check out the complete list.
Thursday, October 18 – Friends of the Library, Montgomery County 25th Literary Luncheon Lecture Series Kickoff. Strathmore Mansion, 10701 Rockville Pike, North Bethesda. Donna Britt, “Washington Post” columnist and Pulitzer Prize-nominated author, will discuss her most recent work, Brothers (& Me): A Memoir of Loving and Giving. In the book, the author uses her experiences with the men in her life to explore universal issues of gender and race. Lecture at 11:30 a.m., followed by book signing and luncheon at 12:30 p.m. Books available for purchase. Tickets from $10 to $21 depending on membership status in FOLMC. Proceeds benefit FOLMC whose mission is to support and enhance Montgomery County Public Libraries (MCPL). Call 240-777-0020 or visit www.folmc.org.