Middle Eastern American Heritage Month Celebration of Spring
Montgomery County Executive Ike Leggett joined County Council President Roger Berliner, the Montgomery County Office of Community Partnerships and the Middle Eastern American Advisory Group to celebrate the third annual Middle Eastern American Heritage Month Celebration of Spring event. The festivities included displays featuring the cultures of Afghanistan, Egypt, Iraq, Iran, Lebanon, Pakistan, Palestine, and Turkey. Guest speaker included Rumi Scholar Dr. Nasser Saadat-Lajevardi and the performers were One Circle, Faris El-Layl Dabke, and the Nomad Dancers. To see more pictures from the event, please go to our Flckr site.