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A resident takes part in the Beloved Community tree-planting event with the Gaithersburg City Parks and Recreation Dept.

Scroll down to see some of the newsworthy events that occurred at Asbury Methodist Village. For more information about any of the programs discussed in these releases, please contact:

Eric Anderson
Director of Communications, Asbury

Beloved Community Gathers Steam With Tree-Planting Event

April 20, 2011   


WHAT:     Seniors ‘dig in’ with high school students to plant trees for Gaithersburg City’s Green Week celebration

WHERE:   Bohrer Park at Summit Hall Farm
TIME:        9 a.m. to 2 p.m.

BACKGROUND:   The Beloved Community project is a joint venture being...

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Students, Retirement Community Residents Bridge Generation Gap at Pool Party

March 13, 2012
GAITHERSBURG, Md. – Gaithersburg High School students will join Asbury Methodist Village residents for a most unusual party on Sunday, March 18 from 1:30 to 4 p.m. at the Rosborough Cultural Arts and Wellness Center on Asbury’s campus. Poolside mini-golf, paddle boats, water...

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Seniors share Top 10 pieces of marriage advice with younger generations via Facebook

February 3, 2012

“Young love is a flame; very pretty, often very hot and fierce, but still only light and flickering. The love of the older and disciplined heart is as coals, deep-burning, unquenchable.”     - Henry Ward Beecher

GAITHERSBURG, Md. - That’s all well and good, but Duane McKenna...

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SARA Monitoring and Alerting Solution Implemented at Asbury Methodist Village

October 14, 2011
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. — Status Solutions, provider of the Situational Awareness and Response Assistant (SARA), today announced that Asbury Methodist Village in Gaithersburg, Md., has implemented the solution to serve as the new emergency response and alerting system at the 130-acre...

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“Meat and Potatoes Generation” Opens Mind – and Mouths – to Vegan Cuisine

September 23, 2011

Who:      Seniors welcome national food expert, PBS contributor and author Neal Barnard, M.D.

What:     Lecture and cooking demonstration highlights vegan diet’s effect on diabetes, pain, inflammatory disease, memory and cancer. Tasting  menu features fruit and kale smoothies,...

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Media Advisory - OmniVR Rehabilitation System Debuts


November 9, 2011

WHAT:       Debut of OmniVR, the first virtual reality therapy system in Maryland

WHERE:  Asbury Methodist Village, Wilson Health Care Center – Gaithersburg, Md.

BACKGROUND: Move over, treadmills. Therapy goes high tech with the OmniVR , a virtual reality system...

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