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Montgomery County Public Libraries Collaboration Provides Teens Free Opportunity to Learn Basics of Video Production

For Immediate Release: Monday, September 11, 2017

Montgomery County Public Libraries (MCPL) and Gandhi Brigade Youth Media are collaborating to offer free video production classes for high school students.  Through the free classes, which run for 10 weeks, students will learn the fundamentals of video production and will create short films about topics that interest them. 

 

Gandhi Brigade Youth Media is an award-winning after school program that empowers young people in Montgomery County to use multimedia tools to promote community building, multicultural understanding, and the common good.

 

Classes will be offered at five MCPL locations:

 

Rockville Memorial Library, 21 Maryland Avenue

Start date: Monday, September 25

 

Marilyn J. Praisner Library, 14910 Old Columbia Pike, Burtonsville

Start date: Monday, September 25

 

Long Branch Library, 8800 Garland Avenue, Silver Spring

Start date: Tuesday, September 26

 

Kensington Park Library, 4201 Knowles Avenue

Start date: Tuesday, September 26

 

Aspen Hill Library, 4407 Aspen Hill Road, Rockville

Start date: Wednesday, September 27

 

Registration is available at: https://docs.google.com/forms/d/e/1FAIpQLSdNLpnUEv4Ib4LbEvg0ImmJN5HYUR_yPYzyWN8S8go4mL5etA/viewform

 

For more information go to http://host.evanced.info/montgomerycountymd/evanced/eventcalendar.asp?kw=gandhi%20brigade&ln=ALL&nd=60 or contact Mary Ellen Icaza at 240-777-0006.

 

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Release ID: 17-439
Media Contact: Judy StilesĀ 240-777-6507