Mid Atlantic Daybook

Associated Press Mid Atlantic Daybook for Thursday, May. 18.

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NEW EVENT: Thursday, May. 18 9:30 AM Virginia Attorney General Jason Miyares hosts human trafficking roundtable

Location: Spotsylvania Sheriff, 9119 Dean Ridings Ln, Spotsylvania Courthouse, VA

Weblinks: http://www.virginia.gov, https://twitter.com/governorva

Contacts: Victoria LaCivita, Virginia AG, vlacivita@oag.state.va.us, 1 804 588 2021

RSVP to VLaCivita@oag.state.va.us


NEW EVENT: Thursday, May. 18 9:30 AM Montgomery County Council meeting

Location: Montgomery County Council Office Building, 100 Maryland Ave, Rockville, MD

Weblinks: https://www.montgomerycountymd.gov/council/

Contacts: Sonya Healy, Montgomery County Council, Sonya.Healy@montgomerycountymd.gov, 1 240 777 7926


NEW EVENT: Thursday, May. 18 6:00 PM Montgomery County hosts mental health and substance abuse disorder spring forum

Weblinks: http://www.montgomerycountymd.gov/index.aspx, https://twitter.com/MontgomeryCoMD

Contacts: Mary Anderson, Montgomery County, mary.anderson@montgomerycountymd.gov, 1 301 529 7669


NEW EVENT: Thursday, May. 18 6:30 PM Wilmington City Council meeting

Location: Virtual Event

Weblinks: http://www.wilmingtonde.gov, https://twitter.com/wilmingtondegov

Contacts: Yesenia Taveras, City of Wilmington, ytaveras@wilmingtonde.gov, 1 302 576 2585


Thursday, May. 18 – Sunday, May. 21 Georgetown University 2023 commencement ceremonies – Georgetown University 2023 commencement ceremonies, featuring speakers NBC News’ Today co-anchor Savannah Guthrie, Deloitte Consulting LLP CEO Dan Helfrich and Ukrainian Postal Service CEO Igor Smelyansky

Location: Healy Lawn, Washington, DC

Weblinks: http://commencement.georgetown.edu, https://twitter.com/Georgetown

Contacts: Georgetown Office of Communications, gucomm@georgetown.edu, 1 202 687 4328


Thursday, May. 18 – Friday, May. 19 ICCVAM Public Forum – Interagency Coordinating Committee on the Validation of Alternative Methods annual Public Forum, held to share information and facilitate direct communication of ideas and suggestions from stakeholders

Location: National Institutes of Health, 9000 Rockville Pike, Bethesda, MD

Weblinks: http://ntp.niehs.nih.gov, https://twitter.com/NIHforHealth

Contacts: National Toxicology Program Interagency Center for the Evaluation of Alternative Toxicological Methods, niceatm@niehs.nih.gov


NEW EVENT: Thursday, May. 18 Maryland Statewide Reentry and Justice-Involved Conference – U.S. Attorney’s Office for the District of Maryland hosts Maryland Statewide Reentry and Justice-Involved Conference

Location: First Baptist Church of Glenarden – Ministry Center, 3600 Brightseat Rd, Greater Landover, MD

Weblinks: https://www.justice.gov/usao-md

Contacts: Marcy Lubin, U.S. Department of Justice , 1 410 209 4854



Saturday, May. 20 Anacostia River Festival – Anacostia River Festival, annual event celebrating the Anacostia River, featuring free, family-friendly activities

Location: Anacostia Park, 1900 Anacostia Dr, Washington, DC

Weblinks: http://bridgepark.org/arf, https://twitter.com/DCBridgepark, #DCRiverFest

Contacts: 11th Street Bridge Park, jessica@bridgepark.org


Saturday, May. 20 DC NEDA Walk – National Eating Disorders Association annual Washington, DC, NEDA Walk – to help spread awareness about the seriousness of eating disorders and build supportive, local communities of hope and recovery

Location: The Catholic University of America, 620 Michigan Ave NE, Washington, DC

Weblinks: http://www.nationaleatingdisorders.org, https://twitter.com/NEDAstaff, #NEDAWalk

Contacts: Jessica Hickman, NEDA, jhickman@myneda.org


Saturday, May. 20 Preakness Stakes – Preakness Stakes, second horse race in annual Triple Crown of Thoroughbred Racing, alongside the Kentucky Derby and Belmont Stakes

Location: Pimlico Race Course, Baltimore, MD

Weblinks: http://www.preakness.com, https://twitter.com/PreaknessStakes, #preakness

Contacts: Preakness Stakes, david.joseph@marylandracing.com

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