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July, 2019

Monday
1
phone-based activity -- from your home or wherever!
1:00 PM
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1-hour phone-from-home activity.
New to Mather LifeWays? Call 888-600-2560 or emaili teltopics@matherlifeways.com to get started—it’s FREE!
Wednesday
3
Garrett Park Town Hall
11:15 AM
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Candace "Candy" Robertson (certified instructor) leads regular fun exercise classes in the community. Improves tone and muscle strength. Increases cardio endurance. Increases flexibility and range of motion and improves balance.
Includes floor work for core strength.
You will need to bring a mat.
Each class is $10. Payment directly to Candace in cash or check.
Thursday
4
Independence Day
Thursday
4
Armory Ave. behind Safeway
5:00 PM
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1st and 3rd Thursdays of each month, May through October. 5-8 pm. Wonderful food truck edibles, with tables & chairs available or to take home to your own picnic. On Armory Ave. behind the Safeway.
Friday
5
home of Volunteer Inge Mauger
12:00 PM
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Monthly lunch with your VoK friends, on first Friday of the month. Members & Volunteers invited. Bring a Kensington-area friend if you‘d like. Please RSVP to Laurie so we know how many are coming! Our hostess, Inge, will provide a main dish; please bring a side dish or appetizer. (Yum! We love potlucks!)
Friday
5
phone-based activity - call from home or wherever!
2:00 PM
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With Caroline Latta, Theatre Dept., Columbia College Chicago.

1-hour phone-from-home activity.
New to Mather LifeWays? Call 888-600-2560 or email teltopics@matherlifeways.com to get started—it’s FREE!
Saturday
6
St. Paul's United Methodist Church
8:00 AM
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Come join us for scrambled eggs, pancakes, sausage, bacon and ham, grits, fruit and beverages. Breakfast is served from 8:00 – 10:30 AM. All profits from the breakfast are donated to a worthy cause: This month, proceeds will be given to the West River United Methodist Center. Rather than a fixed price, we are requesting that guests, upon arriving, make a generous donation to the chosen worthy cause. Come out and join us for a delicious meal as we continue our pancake breakfast tradition which began in 1970.

For more information, please call the church office @ 301-933-7933.
Saturday
6
Historic Train Station, Kensington
9:00 AM
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Open every Saturday year-round from 9am to 1pm at the Historic Train Station. Local and regional vendors offer fresh baked goods, seasonal fruits and vegetables, organic meats, seafood, cheese, artisan breads, olive oil and prepared foods.
Saturday
6
LA MAISON DE LAURETTE
1:30 PM
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We invite you to a French Conversation every first Saturday of the Month from 1:30pm to 3:30pm.

Whether you know a little or a lot of French, we will try to speak only French over coffee. It is a lot of fun to share our culture and language.

Free and open to the public.
Monday
8
phone-based activity -- from your home or wherever!
1:00 PM
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1-hour phone-from-home activity.
New to Mather LifeWays? Call 888-600-2560 or emaili teltopics@matherlifeways.com to get started—it’s FREE!
Monday
8
Kensington Park Senior Living Woodlands Building, 3rd floor activities room
6:30 PM
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CAREGIVER CONNECT offers support and education for caregivers. Facilitated by Leslie Mason, LCSW-C, this program meets the second Monday of every month, re-starting after a winter break. FREE; light refreshments. RSVP 301-946-7700.
Tuesday
9
phone-based activity -- call from home or wherever!
12:00 PM
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With Paige Corley, Certified Personal Trainer
1-hour phone-from-home activity.
New to Mather LifeWays? Call 888-600-2560 or email teltopics@matherlifeways.com to get started—it’s FREE!
Wednesday
10
Garrett Park Town Hall
11:15 AM
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Candace "Candy" Robertson (certified instructor) leads regular fun exercise classes in the community. Improves tone and muscle strength. Increases cardio endurance. Increases flexibility and range of motion and improves balance.
Includes floor work for core strength.
You will need to bring a mat.
Each class is $10. Payment directly to Candace in cash or check.
Thursday
11
phone-based activity - phone from home or wherever!
12:00 PM
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With Meli Glenn, COO & Co-Founder of Klaatch. Broaden your social circle and make connections. Learn how you can get to know others who share your passions, interests, and experiences.

1-hour phone-from-home activity.
New to Mather LifeWays? Call 888-600-2560 or email teltopics@matherlifeways.com to get started—it’s FREE!
Friday
12
phone-based activity - call from home or wherever!
12:00 PM
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Join Randi Kant, Certified Intrinsic Coach, for a guided strength training routine that can be done in the comfort of your home.

1-hour phone-from-home activity. New to Mather LifeWays? Call 888-600-2560 or email teltopics@matherlifeways.com to get started—it’s FREE!
Friday
12
contact Donna, members@villagesofkensingtonmd.org for location info
1:00 PM
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ongoing group, but newbies can join at any time! Facilitator is VoK Volunteer Kathleen Holmay, a longtime meditation devotee and teacher.
Friday
12
Kensington Park Senior Living Highlands Building
2:00 PM
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Project Linus is dedicated to donating handmade blankets for newborn to 18-year-old children in need of comfort (seriously ill, traumatized, or otherwise in need). Want to join this VoK group? Contact Carolyn at projectlinus.mc@gmail.com> for info.
Sunday
14
Kensington Park Senior Living, Terrace Level
4:00 PM
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Come listen as Glenn Blake reads from his latest collection of short stories of bayous and rivers, "the Old and the Lost." Followed by a light supper and an outdoor concert! "Come listen, come dine, come hear music on the lawn!"

Glenn Blake is an author and senior lecturer at Johns Hopkins University. He is known as "an eloquent singer of Gulf Coast storms and tides, both meteorological and human."

SPACE LIMITED! RSVP by July 10 to events@VillagesofKensingtonMD.org or call Laurie at 240-498-9272.

This 4th in our Speaker Series is co-sponsored by Kensington Park Senior Living.
Monday
15
phone-based activity -- from your home or wherever!
1:00 PM
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1-hour phone-from-home activity.
New to Mather LifeWays? Call 888-600-2560 or emaili teltopics@matherlifeways.com to get started—it’s FREE!
Monday
15
Kensington Park Senior Living, Highlands Building, lower level Activities Room
7:00 PM
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Your VoK Board meets on the third Monday of each month to discuss VoK business. Open to Members, Volunteers, and the public -- everyone welcome! Graciously hosted by Kensington Park Senior Living.
Wednesday
17
Garrett Park Town Hall
11:15 AM
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Candace "Candy" Robertson (certified instructor) leads regular fun exercise classes in the community. Improves tone and muscle strength. Increases cardio endurance. Increases flexibility and range of motion and improves balance.
Includes floor work for core strength.
You will need to bring a mat.
Each class is $10. Payment directly to Candace in cash or check.
Wednesday
17
Brooke Grove Rehabilitation and Nursing Center
3:30 PM
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Sponsored by the Alzheimer’s Assoc., this group is for family & friends engaged in care and safety of someone touched by dementia. A safe & confidential environment to develop mutually supportive relationships. Contact Bill Neely 301-924-5176. FREE
Thursday
18
phone-based activity - phone from home or wherever!
12:00 PM
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With Meli Glenn, COO & Co-Founder of Klaatch. Broaden your social circle and make connections. Learn how you can get to know others who share your passions, interests, and experiences.

1-hour phone-from-home activity.
New to Mather LifeWays? Call 888-600-2560 or email teltopics@matherlifeways.com to get started—it’s FREE!
Thursday
18
phone-based activity -- call from home or wherever!
2:00 PM
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With Brian Salgado. Hear about the lives and
careers of the country’s most popular surf band.

1-hour phone-from-home activity.
New to Mather LifeWays? Call 888-600-2560 or email teltopics@matherlifeways.com to get started—it’s FREE!
Thursday
18
Armory Ave. behind Safeway
5:00 PM
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1st and 3rd Thursdays of each month, May through October. 5-8 pm. Wonderful food truck edibles, with tables & chairs available or to take home to your own picnic. On Armory Ave. behind the Safeway.
Friday
19
Garrett Park Town Hall
11:00 AM
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Candace "Candy" Robertson (Certified Instructor) leads classes for those who want a gentle class with NO floor exercises. It is a short class to designed to improve your tone and strength without overdoing it. Improve your balance. Attendees can choose to do seated or standing leg exercises. $10 per class. Payment directly to Candace by cash or check.
Friday
19
Wheaton Regional Park
8:30 PM
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Join Montgomery Parks as we celebrate summer. Movies Under the Stars: Kick off your shoes and enjoy a movie under the stars. This event is for people of all ages. Bring your chairs, blankets, food, and don’t forget to grab a free popcorn!
Where: Wheaton Regional Park - 2000 Shorefield Ave.
When: Friday, July 19, 8:30-11 pm
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Where: Layhill Local Park - 14901 Layhill Rd.
When: Friday, August 2, 8:30-11 pm
Saturday
20
historic barn in Montgomery County's Agricultural Reserve
7:30 PM
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Have you spent enough time on your picnic blanket yet this summer? Counted enough stars or fireflies? Had enough ice cream?

We haven‘t either - let‘s fix that.

On Sat., July 20, in the peak of summer, Montgomery Countryside Alliance presents Field & Film: ‘Babe‘ on a Barn, an evening doing all those things on a historic farm in Boyds. Gates open at 7:30, come enjoy sunset (~8:30) and a kind-hearted family classic about a piglet who finds his way in the world. We‘ll have all the local goodies- ice cream from Woodbourne Creamery, the best seasonal brews from Waredaca Brewing Company and of course popcorn. Kids are FREE. Jammies are perfectly acceptable attire. All proceeds benefit our quest to protect local farms and Montgomery County‘s Ag Reserve.

Tickets are limited and will not be sold at the door.

Go here for lots more info: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/field-and-film-babe-on-a-barn-tickets-61885184252
Monday
22
phone-based activity -- phone from home or wherever!
1:00 PM
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With Tom Wilkens, Yoga Instructor. Through a series of stretching postures and breathing techniques, yoga develops strength, flexibility, stamina, and balance.

1-hour phone-from-home activity. New to Mather LifeWays? Call 888-600-2560 or email teltopics@matherlifeways.com to get started—it’s FREE!

Wednesday
24
Garrett Park Town Hall
11:15 AM
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Candace "Candy" Robertson (certified instructor) leads regular fun exercise classes in the community. Improves tone and muscle strength. Increases cardio endurance. Increases flexibility and range of motion and improves balance.
Includes floor work for core strength.
You will need to bring a mat.
Each class is $10. Payment directly to Candace in cash or check.
Wednesday
24
Kensington Park Senior Living Activities Room (Terrace/Lower Level of Highlands Building)
1:00 PM
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Join Councilmember Andrew Friedson and Delegate Emily Shetty for a discussion on how to identify and avoid financial scams, fraud, and abuse. FREE! RSVP requested at https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1VHMwjodty2_3jPq56kaMyr-mIUZFeElD9aLQIVEhI8c/edit
Thursday
25
phone-based activity - phone from home or wherever!
12:00 PM
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With Meli Glenn, COO & Co-Founder of Klaatch. Broaden your social circle and make connections. Learn how you can get to know others who share your passions, interests, and experiences.

1-hour phone-from-home activity.
New to Mather LifeWays? Call 888-600-2560 or email teltopics@matherlifeways.com to get started—it’s FREE!
Thursday
25
Kensington Park Library
6:30 PM
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Louis Tenenbaum, author of Aging in Place 2.0, will discuss the choices relating to home design conducive to aging in place. As the population ages, policies and options are becoming more relevant to the national conversation about home updates. See for yourself why Louis was named Next Avenue "Influencer in Aging."
Thursday
25
in a Member's home, changes each month - contact Jennifer for this month's location
7:45 PM
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Group meets monthly at a Book Club member‘s home to discuss a book that was chosen the prior month. Meetings are generally at homes in Kensington‘s Rock Creek Hills neighborhood. Contact Jennifer for more info. This month‘s book is "Pachinko."
Friday
26
Garrett Park Town Hall
11:00 AM
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Candace "Candy" Robertson (Certified Instructor) leads classes for those who want a gentle class with NO floor exercises. It is a short class to designed to improve your tone and strength without overdoing it. Improve your balance. Attendees can choose to do seated or standing leg exercises. $10 per class. Payment directly to Candace by cash or check.
Friday
26
phone-based activity -- phone from home or wherever!
12:00 PM
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With Randi Kant, Certified Intrinsic Coach. Learn the facts about arthritis, what may help prevent the disease, and how best to preserve joint function, mobility, and quality of life.

1-hour phone-from-home activity. New to Mather LifeWays? Call 888-600-2560 or email teltopics@matherlifeways.com to get started—it’s FREE!
Saturday
27
St. Paul Park
6:30 PM
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Sponsored by the Kensington Volunteer Fire Dept. Tonight‘s movie is "MOANA". At St. Paul Park. Food trucks & "Safety House" at 6:30 pm and movie starts around dusk, 8:30 pm
Sunday
28
SPIRIT Club Fitness Center
1:00 PM
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A fun-filled day of fitness! Free refreshments, thanks to local restaurants, plus information about healthy eating and active living, activities for children, a raffle, and many ways to have fun and get fit. This exciting event benefits the SPIRIT Club Foundation, a local nonprofit dedicated to helping people of all abilities have access to adapted high-quality exercise and fitness opportunities.
Monday
29
phone-based activity -- phone from home or wherever!
1:00 PM
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With Tom Wilkens, Yoga Instructor. Through a series of stretching postures and breathing techniques, yoga develops strength, flexibility, stamina, and balance.

1-hour phone-from-home activity. New to Mather LifeWays? Call 888-600-2560 or email teltopics@matherlifeways.com to get started—it’s FREE!

Tuesday
30
phone-based activity -- call from home or wherever!
2:00 PM
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Hear about elements of healthy aging and common challenges
faced by older adults. Learn how these challenges can result in symptoms of depression and anxiety, and how therapy can help.

1-hour phone-from-home activity. New to Mather LifeWays? Call 888-600-2560 or email teltopics@matherlifeways.com to get started—it’s FREE!
Tuesday
30
Wheaton Regional Park - DOG PARK
4:00 PM
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Join Montgomery Parks as we celebrate summer. Yappy Hour: We’re bringing people and their furry friends together for another edition of “Yappy Hour.” The pop-up dog park will consist of a small dog area and a large dog enclosure area for well-socialized dogs.
Where: Wheaton Regional Park - Dog Park
When: Tuesday, July 30, 4 pm- 9 pm
Wednesday
31
Garrett Park Town Hall
11:15 AM
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Candace "Candy" Robertson (certified instructor) leads regular fun exercise classes in the community. Improves tone and muscle strength. Increases cardio endurance. Increases flexibility and range of motion and improves balance.
Includes floor work for core strength.
You will need to bring a mat.
Each class is $10. Payment directly to Candace in cash or check.

Special Thanks to: Andy Fraser of Sandglass for technical and development assistance and Jill Gallagher for logo design.

 
Villages of Kensington, Inc., does not discriminate on the basis of race, ethnicity, color, religion, sex, age, national origin, marital status, housing status, sexual orientation, gender identity, or physical, mental, or developmental disability.