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Montgomery County Department of Recreation USA
Based in Silver Spring, Maryland, USA, the Montgomery County Department of Recreation aims to provide high quality, diverse, and accessible programs, services and facilities for residents of Montgomery County that enhance the quality of life for all ages, cultures, and abilities. For International Jazz Day 2022, the department’s senior division will present a morning coffee and live jazz session for local residents. Learn more here.
“Jazz makes the world a happier place! Even people who say they don’t like Jazz find an artist or a song they can fall in love with.”
Tell us a little about your organization’s mission
The senior division brings exciting, educational and life giving programs to those 55 plus in the community. We are the epitome of inclusivity and strive to make every senior feel welcomed and at home while visiting our centers.
Why does your organization celebrate International Jazz Day?
To encourage connection to community through music and various art forms.
How do you think jazz can improve people’s lives?
Jazz makes the world a happier place! Even people who say they don’t like Jazz find an artist or a song they can fall in love with.