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 →]
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 →]
The Montgomery County GreenFest!
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 Meets Silver Spring Green Good Green Fun 2nd Annual Holiday Mixer – Dec 16
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 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—-
Eighteen (18) shiny Big Belly solar dual trash and recycling compacting units station have been installed around the Wheaton Central Business District (CBD).
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 →]
BUY TICKETS: www.greenwheatongala2014.eventbrite.com
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
Wendy Howard at firstname.lastname@example.org
Please visit our Gala 2014 page to see all our wonderful sponsors!