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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.

Connecting Through Art

The sun shone bright as 16 Asbury resident members of the Gaithersburg Beloved Community Initiative and other chaperones headed off to the National Gallery of Art last Friday with 19 Gaithersburg Elementary School students from our weekly after-school mentoring program.  (Take a photo tour below.)...Read More »

Asbury Hosts Senior Forum April 8

We are pleased to host a free Senior Forum by Montgomery County Councilmembers Sidney Katz and Roger Berliner on Friday, April 8 in the Rosborough Cultural Arts and Wellness Center on our campus. Please click here to see Senior Forum topics and speakers.

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Brain-Healthy Recipes from Asbury

As seen on WJLA's Good Morning Washington, Asbury Methodist Village's Lifestyle and Wellness Director Cathy Richards talked about the importance of brain health and the role that certain foods play in brain functioning and the prevention of dementia. Sodexo Executive Chef Gerry Ryan put those...

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Strathmore & Osher Partnerships

Osher Lifelong Learning Institute

With the campus’s proximity to Washington, D.C., and regional arts organizations, residents have always had plenty of opportunities to stay in tune with cultural happenings. Since 2012, the Osher School for Lifelong Learning has brought two of its most popular...

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Forbes Names Gaithersburg Among 25 Best Suburbs for Retirement

For residents of Asbury Methodist Village, the latest Forbes ranking of Gaithersburg as one of the 25 best places in the country to retire is not surprising. The more than 1,300 residents of Asbury are already aware of all the benefits offered by its close proximity  to Washington, D.C . The Shady...

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Couple Heads Out on Fourth 100-Mile Hike

Meet Ron Stevenson and Pam Parmer. Outdoor enthusiasts who have taken three 100-mile walks across England and Scotland, Ron and Pam are heading on another 100 miler through England's Cotswolds region this fall. (View photos below.)

Says Ron, "one of the big advantages of Asbury for us is that we...

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