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Charles W. Gilchrist Center for Cultural Diversity

 


Programs & Services

The Gilchrist Center for Cultural Diversity offers a variety of programs and services to Montgomery County's Community.  For more information, please see below or call 240-777-4940.

 

Summer 2014 Program Flyers

 

 

 

 

 

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Summer/Fall 2014 - Program Registration Dates

Basic Computers I & II

Mid-County Regional Service Center

Wheaton

Thursday, Sep 4, 2014

   1:00pm for weekday  daytime classes

   5:00pm for weekday evening classes

Saturday, Sep 6, 2014 

   10:00am for Saturday classes

English as a Second Language - ESL

(All levels)

(Tues & Thurs 6-8pm)

Mid-County Regional Services Center

Wheaton

Thursday, Sep 11, 2014, 4-7pm

Saturday English

 (Beginning level)

Wheaton Library

Saturday, July 26, 2014, 10:00am

English as a Second Language- ESL

(Level 3)

Up-County Regional Services Center

Germantown

Thursday, Sep 18, 2014 , 5-7pm

Saturday English

(Intermediate level)

Gaithersburg Library

Saturday, July 26, 2014, 10:00am

Updated: June 19, 2014

Students in English Class

The Center's programming includes:

New Americans Welcome Area (NAWA) that focuses on the needs of new immigrants and newcomers to the County. Programs include English as Second Language Classes, Citizenship and Civic Classes, Basic Legal Assistance and informational seminars on a variety of themes. It also includes an extensive Information and Referral System.

Cultural Programs which includes, but is not be limited to education programs concentrating on culture, cultural competency, diversity and inter-culture relations, as well as social events and special events.

Volunteering: Cultural Ambassador Program a volunteer program that assists the Center in reaching its goal of serving the immigrant and minority populations in the County. Professionals, retirees, students and all community members are welcome.

Please call 240-777-4940 for more information on programs and activities.