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As a constantly active community, Asbury always has a story to share, from community events to innovative new approaches in senior living to resident and associate success stories. See media coverage and our own articles below.


Asbury Methodist Village Arboretum Receives Level 1 Accreditation from ArbNet

GAITHERSBURG, MD – Asbury Methodist Village, a continuing care retirement community in Gaithersburg, MD, received a Level 1 designation from ArbNet last week for its on-campus arboretum. The ArbNet Arboretum Accreditation Program is the only global initiative to officially recognize arboreta based...

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Asbury Garners 2017 Environmental Award

Asbury Methodist Village was recently awarded the 2017 City of Gaithersburg Environmental Award. Asbury has earned this award several times, and we are honored to be recognized for our continued work to help make Montgomery County a more sustainable and green region.

Asbury's sustainability...

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Carlee and Howard Hallman Co-Author New Book

In this issue of Village Life, read up on Carlee and Howard Hallman's new book, a visit to the National Museum of African American History and Culture and more! 

The Village Life shares interesting and entertaining news about the lives, opinions and activities of the people who work and reside at...

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Once Upon a Village…

Read up on interesting and entertaining news about the lives, opinions and activities of the people who work and reside at Asbury Methodist Village.  Click here to view the January/February issue of Village Life, and check back monthly for new issues.

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Winter Wellness Tips for Seniors

Martha Raymundo, MD, is the newest member of the medical team at Holy Cross Health Partners at Asbury Methodist Village, providing primary care to older patients in the community. Here, Dr. Raymundo answers some commonly asked questions about what issues seniors should consider to maintain their...

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‘Budding’ Explorers at the U.S. Botanic Garden

On a recent, sunny afternoon, 20 area elementary school students and a group of Asbury resident members of the Gaithersburg Beloved Community Initiative headed off for an afternoon of fun and discovery at the U.S. Botanic Garden on the National Mall.

We listened to a brief docent overview and then...

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