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Prize-winning Washington Post Journalist Michelle Singletary Joins the Contemporary Conversations Series at Montgomery County Public Libraries

For Immediate Release: Tuesday, March 10, 2020

Michelle Singletary, prize-winning journalist and nationally syndicated personal finance columnist for The Washington Post, will be part of Contemporary Conversations @ MCPL. The free event will take place at 7 p.m. on Saturday, April 4 at the Wheaton Library located at 11701 Georgia Ave. in Silver Spring. A book sale by the Friends of the Library, Montgomery County and book signing by Singletary will follow the presentation.

A frequent contributor to various NPR programs and a regular presence on all major networks, NBC, CBS, CNN, PBS and MSNBC, Singletary is well known for taking complicated financial terms and concepts and making them easier to understand. For Contemporary Conversations @ MCPL, she will provide an informative and entertaining presentation on how to understand personal finances, inspiring participants to learn more about money management and to take better control of their financial affairs.

“We are honored to be able to bring a journalist of such national appeal as Michelle Singletary to our Contemporary Conversations series” said MCPL Director Anita Vassallo. “Ms. Singletary’s extensive financial knowledge and engaging presentation will benefit and entertain our residents.”

The event is free, but registration is required. Register online or contact the Wheaton Library at 240-777-0678. The event is cosponsored by the Friends of the Library, Montgomery County, Inc.

For more information about the program, contact Clotilde Puértolas, by email at

Release ID: 20-076
Media Contact: Judy Stiles 240-777-6536