Gilchrist Center Programs

The Gilchrist Immigrant Resource Center offers a variety of programs and services to the Montgomery County community.  Please note that all of our current classes are being provided ONLINE only. Please check back frequently for program updates. For more information, please see below or call (240) 777-4940.   See Our Bad Weather Policy

Summer 2020 Program Flyers
Online English Conversation Classes (drop-in)

Spring 2020 Program Flyers

Spring 2020 Class Registration Dates- Coming Soon! (Dates will be tentative)
Online Citizenship Preparation ( registration required) - Updated

Winter 2020 Program Flyers

East County Regional Services Center (Briggs Chaney area)

* Please note that the pro bono legal clinics will no longer be offered at the East County Regional Services Center as of July 2019 *

White Oak Library

White Oak Recreation Center

UpCounty Locations

Gaithersburg Library


* Please note that the pro bono legal clinics will no longer be offered at our Germantown site as of July 2019 *

Gilchrist Center Services 

Information and Referral Services:  
Each of our sites has extensive information about local government and non-profit resources that focus on the needs of the County's new immigrants and newcomers. Programs include English as a Second Language classes, citizenship and civics classes, basic legal assistance and informational seminars on a variety of topics.  Stop by or call one of our sites to speak to an Information and Referral Specialist.  Click on the Resources Tab at the top of this page to see our many online resources.  

Volunteer Program
:  All of the Gilchrist Center's programs and classes are taught by our extraordinary volunteers.  Our volunteer program serves the local immigrant populations, helps to forge new relationships, and build mutual respect, cultural competence and awareness. Professionals, retirees, students and all community members are welcome.  Visit our  Volunteers page for more information.

Please call (240) 777-4940 for more information on programs and activities.

Updated 5/14/2020