Congressman Gerry Connolly to Speak on the 2012 Elections at Greenspring

March 15, 2012 | 1:30 PM

WHAT:  The Greenspring Democratic Club to host Congressman Gerry Connolly; Rep. Connolly will be speaking on the topic of "Looking Ahead to the 2012 Elections". BACKGROUND:  Greenspring retirement community has been a voting precinct since 2003; the community typically produces the highest voter turnout across Virginia.  Congressman Gerry Connolly has been a regular visitor to the community; notably, in 2009, he spoke to over 400 residents during a Town Hall focused on healthcare issues. WHEN: Thursday, March 15, 2012, 1:30pm WHERE: Greenspring Retirement Community 7410 Spring Village Drive Village Square Accotink Room Springfield, Virginia 22150 CONTACT: Should you wish to cover the event or take photos, please contact Jessica McKay, Public Affairs Manager for Greenspring, at 703-923-4690 or  This event is open only to Greenspring residents and media. ABOUT Greenspring:  Greenspring, one of 16 Erickson Living full-service retirement communities, is situated on a scenic 108-acre campus in Springfield, Virginia.  The community is home to 2000 residents, many of which reside in the 1405 independent living units. Life at Greenspring offers a true sense of community and is an exciting alternative to the typical retirement community.  Additional information about Greenspring can be found at