Monday November 14, 2022
from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
Silver Spring Civic Building (In the Buffalo Soldiers Hall) located at One Veterans Plaza,
Silver Spring, Maryland 20910.
Keynote Speaker: George W. Owings III, Maryland Secretary of Veterans Affairs
The American Minority Veterans Research Project and affiliates are inviting you to read the below brief synopsis of the upcoming play, “Dog Tag”, scheduled for the Fall of 2022 at the Historic Faith Community Baptist Church, 13618 Layhill Road, Silver Spring, Maryland 20906 on Saturday, December 17, 2022 at 1:00 PM. In order to accommodate you there will be auditions Via Zoom scheduled for your convenience no later than Saturday, November 20, 2022.
The play will consist of primarily three Acts: Act I Childhood, Act II Teenage Period and Act III Young Adulthood (Acts: are approximately 20 minutes each).
African American Cultural and Health Expo!
Date and Time: Saturday, October 8, 2022 at 10:00 AM
Location: Faith Community Baptist Church, 16318 Layhill Road, Silver Spring, Maryland 20906
Free Event! RSVP by emailing: firstname.lastname@example.org Deadline: October 1, 2022
Talent Participants & Bios
1. Nylea McGraw-Johnson has enjoyed singing as long as she can remember and is an active
member of the chorus at Richard Montgomery HS. Nylea is the winner of the AKA Sorority
Virtual Youth Art Contest with the Harlem Renaissance in Montgomery County, Maryland.
2. Dorothy Nathan is an ACT-SO alum as she recently graduated from Damascus High School and is
currently a freshman at American University. Dorothy is always ready to volunteer and support
the community—especially as a singer.
3. Khalia Solomon is a senior at Northwest High School in Germantown, MD. She is the ACT-SO
Montgomery County bronze medalist for Poetry Performance. She is also a writer with MOCO
4. Amari Taylor is a talented artist and a student at John F. Kennedy HS in Silver Spring. This
sophomore was featured on PBS NewsHour Student Reporting Lab. Amari also runs his own art
25 JUNE | MONTGOMERY COUNTY | DANCE COMPETITION
Saturday, June 25, 2022 From 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM
13618 Layhill Road, Sliver Spring, Maryland 20906
Dance Categories: Liturgical, Hand, Step & Line Dance
PRIZES FOR THE DANCE EXTRAVAGANZA FOR EACH CATEGORY:
* First Prize - $300 | * Second Prize - $200 | * Third Prize - $100