Save The Dates!

May 5, 2015 at 10:17 am in Events by Kira Austin · Comments are closed.

The May monthly GreenWheaton GreenDrinks will be Thursday, May 28th from 5:30p-8:00p at Hollywood East Cafe , 11160 Veirs Mill Road, at the Wheaton Mall.

Plan ahead –  GreenWheaton Annual Gala – Thursday, June 25th!  More details to come soon.  We look forward to seeing you there.

Montgomery County Law Enforcement Agencies Conduct Prescription Drug Take-Back Day

Apr 29, 2015 at 12:34 pm in Events by Kira Austin · Comments are closed.

On Saturday, May 2 between 10 a.m. and 2 p.m., there will be a Prescription Drug Take-Back day at 10 drop-off locations throughout Montgomery County. This is a safe, free and anonymous opportunity to dispose of unused, unwanted or expired prescription drugs. This initiative is part of an effort to prevent the increasing problems of prescription drug abuse and theft that continues to occur nationwide.   Click here for the full article and tips on disposing of medications.  [read more →]

Earth Day, Every Day

Apr 20, 2015 at 8:43 pm in Events by Kira Austin · Comments are closed.

Here in April, the popular news and events seem to focus on making an impact on one day, at one event, with one action.  But we all know making a real difference takes time, effort, consistency and community.

We at Green Wheaton were delighted to see such a tremendous turnout at the joint April networking / happy hour with Silver Spring Green.  Approximately 45 attendees heard from Kelly Blynn, with Communities For Transit, about the progress and opportunities in Maryland  [read more →]

Montgomery County Greenfest March 28, 2015

Feb 6, 2015 at 2:30 pm in Events by Wendy · Comments are closed.

The Montgomery County GreenFest!

Saturday, March 28
11a to 4p
Montgomery College Silver Spring/Takoma Park Campus


Bring the whole family to Silver Spring on March 28th and help make the first Montgomery County GreenFest a day to remember.

On Saturday, March 28th, join hundreds of your neighbors and local organizations at the Montgomery County GreenFest on the campus of Montgomery College Takoma Park/Silver Spring. Celebrate our amazing local environment and learn about the key role YOU play in keeping it healthy. The  [read more →]

GreenWheaton Green Drinks January 22 @Hollywood East Cafe

Jan 21, 2015 at 3:38 pm in Events by Wendy · Comments are closed.

GreenWheaton Green Drinks
Thursday, January 22, 2015
5p to 8p
Hollywood East Cafe
Restaurant Row
11160 Veirs Mill Road
Wheaton MD 20902

$5 Suggested Donation

GreenWheaton Green Drinks Meets Silver Spring Green Good Green Fun 2nd Annual Holiday Mixer – Dec 16

Dec 3, 2014 at 3:48 pm in Events by Wendy · Comments are closed.

HolidayNetworking Happy Hour
AFI Theater – Upstairs Room
8633 Colesville Road, Silver Spring
Tue, December 16th 5:30 – 8:00 pm
Free Appetizers • Raffle & Prizes • Cash Bar
Join Silver Spring Green and Green Wheaton for our 2nd Annual Holiday Networking

Event. Celebrate the holidays, connect with local green professionals, and enjoy delicious food and drink in the Upstairs Room at the iconic AFI Theater in downtown Silver Spring. Free admission for those with a new unwrapped toy or non-perishable food items for  [read more →]

GreenWheaton Green Drinks Tues Nov 25 @The Limerick Pub in Wheaton 5 PM to 7:30 PM

Nov 18, 2014 at 9:22 pm in Events by Wendy · Comments are closed.

GreenWheaton and Community Service Week 2014

Oct 8, 2014 at 6:13 pm in Community, Events by Wendy · Comments are closed.

GreenWheaton is once again participating in

Montgomery County’s 2014 Community Service Week. 

Volunteers are needed to help with the many activities we have planned.

We are looking for—-

—-Volunteers to help direct and coordinate our Paper Shredding and Electronic Recycling  Event on Tues October 21 at Signal Financial Federal Credit Union in Kensington MD

—-Volunteers to help collect clothing for our clothing drive with The Arc  [read more →]

Quick FAQ on Big Belly Solar

Jul 18, 2014 at 5:00 pm in Community by Sara Brosnan · Comments are closed.

Eighteen (18) shiny Big Belly solar dual trash and recycling compacting units station have been installed around the Wheaton Central Business District (CBD).

Big Belly Unit Across From Safeway

GreenWheaton was proud to purchase one of these units for the Wheaton Urban District. After hearing some comments and misinformation GreenWheaton asked the local Big Belly Distributer for some answers. We asked Mandy Lippman, President, Environmental Cost Efficiencies, Distributor of BigBelly Solar…….

Do the machines cost too much?: While each  [read more →]


Jun 20, 2014 at 4:54 pm in Events by Sara Brosnan · Comments are closed.


Join GreenWheaton as we celebrate another year and create a “Greener Wheaton”!


Appetizers, Beer, Wine, Refreshments , Green Vendors, Door Prizes

Tickets:  $50 a person

This year we are proud to be housed at the Beautiful Ballroom at Wheaton Glen located above the New Wheaton Rescue Squad.

Tickets and Sponsorship Information Contact

GreenWheaton 2014 Vendor Application Final

Wendy Howard at

Please visit our Gala 2014 page to see all our wonderful sponsors!