Riderwood's First "Peep Show" is Now Underway

Riderwood's First "Peep Show" is Now Underway - a Sure Sign That Spring is Almost Here SILVER SPRING, MD (March 12, 2012) - A sure sign that Spring is almost here is the first Riderwood retirement community Peep Show, a contest now underway in which staff is invited to take their favorite candy - Peeps - and turn them into art. Departmental teams are now creating all sorts of art using Peeps candies based on something that happened at Riderwood in the past year, everything from cultural events, technology, fitness programs, Wildlife Habitat work, movies, and more. They have until Friday, April 6, to create their art from Peep Kits of 10 packages of peeps. Voting will take place during the week of April 9, with a panel of Riderwood residents judging the winners on Friday, April 13.  Winning teams will receive prizes. The Peep Show is sponsored by the campus' Human Resources Department. Riderwood, which has nearly 3,000 residents, sits on 120 acres that stretch across Prince George's and Montgomery Counties. Riderwood offers extensive wellness and prevention programs, balance assessment and fall prevention programs, and Fitness and Aquatics Centers. Also, there are more than 200 resident-inspired and resident-led clubs, committees and interest groups in these categories: art; cards; computers and technology; dance; faith-based and interfaith; fitness and sports; games; gardening; lifelong learning; music; literature, philanthropy. Riderwood is managed by Erickson Living.