Join us at RespectFest!
When: Sunday, March 29th from 1p - 4p
Where: Wheaton Community Recreation Center, 11701 Georgia Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20902
This FREE festival, geared towards middle and high school students, parents, educators and youth serving providers, will have activities, games and information about celebrating healthy relationships and on dating violence prevention and where someone can go to get help. The festival will have performances, free food, raffles, free yoga and self-defense demos, and students can earn SSL hours for attending. RespectFest is sponsored by the Montgomery County Government, Montgomery County Recreation, Montgomery County Public Schools, Montgomery County Parks and the Montgomery County Family Justice Center Foundation. For more information, visit montgomerycountymd.gov.
The Choose Respect Video Contest is now accepting entries! The first place prize is $1,000 and deadline is February 28, 2020! Middle and high school students can submit a 60 second video about dating violence in English or Spanish for a chance to win. For more information and rules, CLICK HERE.