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Media Advisory

Senator Van Hollen to Attend Adoption Ceremony; County Finalizes Eight Adoptionis

For Immediate Release: Friday, November 16, 2018

Friday, November 16, 2018; 3:30 p.m.

Circuit Court of Montgomery County  

Judicial Center 

50 Maryland Avenue 

Court Room #3E, 3rd Floor, North Tower 



Senator Chris Van Hollen will attend the annual adoption ceremony.  Montgomery County Circuit Court judges will finalize the adoptions of eight children as part of a celebration of National Adoption Month.  Following the adoption proceedings (open to the media), Judges, State and County officials and staff from Montgomery County Child Welfare Services, part of the Department of Health and Human Services, will host an appreciation dinner for children and their families. 


NOTE TO EDITORS:  Parents will be available to talk with the media about their adoption experiences through Montgomery County Child Welfare Services.  Photos may be taken of parents and children who have given permission. 


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Release ID: 18-186
Media Contact: Mary Anderson 240-777-6534