Twenty years ago, the county determined that the Wheaton Community needed a full service recreation center. In 2012, The County Council approved a joint library and recreation project be expedited. In March 2013, The Gilchrist Center was added to the scope. The design phase for the project was well underway. Suddenly in Oct. 2013, the Montgomery County Planning Board was petitioned by the Historic Preservation Committee and recommended The Wheaton Recreation Center for historic designation. The project awaits the County [read more →]
Join GreenWheaton and Silver Spring Green for our first annual Holiday Networking Event. Celebrate the holidays while helping those in need. Free admission with a new unwrapped toy or non-perishable food items for families in need. Cash Donations Accepted.
Thursday, December 19th, 2013 5 pm to 8 pm
Hollywood East Cafe, Westfield Wheaton Plaza
11160 Veirs Mill Road, Wheaton, MD, 20902
NEXT PUBLIC MEETING ON WHEATON REDEVELOPMENT DEC. 11TH AT 7PM AT WHEATON HIGH SCHOOL (12601 Dalewood Dr, Wheaton, MD, 20902) Montgomery County will be holding its next public meeting on Dec. 11th at 7pm to update the community on its progress on the Wheaton Redevelopment project. To learn more about the project, please visit the project page here. Please attend this public meeting and make your voice heard!
You can also check out this excellent [read more →]
Green Wheaton & All Eco Design Center Present
2013-2014 Series Greening your Business
“GREENING YOUR RETAIL BUSINESS “
All Eco Design Center
2662 University Blvd West Wheaton MD 20902
LEARN the Strategies of Greening your Retail Business SAVE Money! BETTER your Business! IMPROVE your working environment! ENJOY Light Refreshments! WIN $500 Gift Certificate.
Please RSVP to
Tuesday, November 26, 2013
2pm to 4pm
Douglas Weisburger, Manager
Green Business Certification Program
Montgomery County Dept. of Environmental Protection
PAPER SHREDDING and ELECTRONIC RECYCLING EVENT
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 22
5:00 PM T0 7:00 PM
Signal Financial Federal Credit Union Parking Lot
3015 University Blvd., W
Kensington, MD 20895
Bring all of your unwanted paper and documents to be securely shredded. Volunteers are needed to help direct traffic and coordinate the vehicles dropping off documents. For more information on volunteering please contact GreenWheaton at firstname.lastname@example.org. SSL Hours Available! En [read more →]
2013-2014 Green Business Series
Strategies for Greening Restaurants
Monday, Sept 23, 2013
3 PM to 5 PM
Hollywood East Cafe
11160 Veirs Mill Road
Wheaton MD 20902
GreenWheaton and Electric Advisors invite you to a FREE SEMINAR to help you Save Money! Better your Business! Improve your working environment! Learn first hand the strategies to “greening” a restaurant!
Afternoon High Tea with Assorted Dim Sum!
Please RSVP to
Attend this FREE Seminar to tour, lunch and [read more →]
Join GreenWheaton this THURSDAY AUGUST 22, 2013 for a fun filled evening of networking and GIVEBACKpacks to school!
HOLLYWOOD EAST CAFE
11160 Veirs Mill Road Wheaton, MD
5PM TO 8PM
Donate $10 and sponsor a backpack filled with school supplies. Join the #WeGIVEBACKpacks Campaign! To sponsor students or a specific school in your neighborhood, please call the MCPS Office of Community Engagement and Partnerships at 301.279.3100.
Make checks payable to “MCPS Educational Foundation.”
OCEP-MCPS GIVE BACKpacks, 850 Hungerford Drive, Room 50, [read more →]
WHEATON FARMERS MARKET OPEN SUNDAYS
9 AM TO 1 PM
2425 Reedie Drive, Wheaton, MD
Between Georgia Ave and Viers Mill Road, behind Dunkin Donuts
$5 donation helps to promote these organizations to our communities
Eat, drink and be ‘green’! Beat the Heat! Network with our Partners!
This month’s partners are ..The Wheaton & Kensington Chamber of Commerce promotes the prosperity and attractiveness of the greater Wheaton-Kensington business community by representing its needs to citizens, government, and business organizations. The Chamber advances economic development efforts and works with all [read more →]