Anticipations - July 2014
A monthly online guide to a place where you can anticipate more.

Save the Date for One Sweet Event!

Devour a tasty tour of select, newly renovated residences and get an insider's peek at the outstanding lifestyle you can anticipate with Asbury — all while indulging in gourmet, chocolaty treasures. We guarantee you'll want more! Mark your calendars and bring your sweet tooth!

L'affaire Au Chocolat — Open House Event
Wednesday, Sept. 10, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m.

RSVP today. Click here or call 301-825-9364.

New Chef's Table Offers Behind the Scene Look at Dining

Kitchen dining is all the rage in top restaurants, with people waiting months to secure a seat where they can watch chefs work their magic. At Asbury Methodist Village, residents enjoy that same experience through Chef's Table, which takes diners behind the swinging doors. Share a laugh over a rock shrimp 'lollipop' or dig into shitake-crusted halibut or plum sake glazed beef short rib.

Get more delicious details here.

What's New:
Campus Enhancements Underway

Visitors to Asbury's campus are often captivated by the beauty of its extensive grounds, but there's plenty to see inside, too. Construction of a bistro and social lounge is underway adjacent to the Hefner Dining Room. It adds a beautiful, contemporary space to gather with old friends and meet new ones. And Asbury was excited to have its Diamond Apartment building renovations chosen as a finalist in a national, senior living design contest.

Read what's coming at the five-star Wilson Health Care Center here.

Take a Virtual Tour of the
Park View Apartments

Get a sneak peek at the spacious beauty of Asbury's Park View Apartments, dining room and lobby. Park View is located in one of Asbury Methodist Village's most scenic areas, overlooking the campus's 17-acre Wildlife Preserve, walking path and pond. Enjoy all the sights and sounds of nature just outside your door.

Click here to take the tour.

An Island of Green in the
Heart of Gaithersburg

In addition to the 1,300 residents on Asbury's 130-acre campus, a host of furred and feathered friends call it home, too. Deer, foxes, nesting bluebirds, and endangered American honey bees have all found sanctuary on Asbury's Wildlife Preserve. The preserve gained certification by the Wildlife Habitat Council five years ago thanks to the efforts of Asbury residents whose passion for the environment continues to enhance this campus treasure.

Read more here.

Resident Spotlight: Don Woodward

Think living in a retirement community means sleeping in and rounds of golf? Not unless you want it that way. Meet Don Woodward, one of the country's foremost hydrologists, Dean of Asbury's Keese School of Continuing Education and committed volunteer for the Beloved Community Initiative, an award-winning outreach program serving at-risk youth in the region.

Read more about Don's busy days here.

Outstanding Rehabilitation Services
at 5-Star Wilson Health Care Center

Asbury residents enjoy the peace of mind that comes from knowing that should a health need arise, they have full access to the community's Wilson Health Care Center, which holds a 5-star quality rating from the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services. But did you know Wilson's outstanding rehabilitative services are available to non-residents, too?

Get details on our services page here. - Asbury Methodist Village Facebook Page - Equal Housing Opportunity, CARF CCAC Accredited - 301-825-9364