The city of Gaithersburg is holding a reception to celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month. The celebration will honor Hispanic culture with a poetry recital and an official proclamation from the city. Light refreshments will be served.
The reception will take place from 6:30 to 7:15 p.m. Oct. 1 at Gaithersburg City Hall, followed by a city council meeting at 7:30 p.m.
Space is limited; those interested in participating should RSVP to the Department of Parks, Recreation and Culture at 301-258-6350 by Sept. 26.