Who Are the Acousti-cats? You'll Only Know by Attending the Opportunities Fair at Riderwood on Friday!

SILVER SPRING, MD---On Friday August 16th from 1pm-3pm, no one will be having more fun than the residents of Riderwood, the Erickson Living retirement community in Silver Spring. Sixty-one groups and clubs, all created and led by Riderwood residents, will be highlighting their activities to their peers at the annual Opportunities Fair. Interested in salsa dancing?  Meet Martin Swetnick's Moving to the Latin Beat Group. You might be related to a king!  You'll only know if you visit Peggy Mentzer's Genealogy Club. From New York and miss it?  Helen Helm's New Yorker Club is the place to go. And only Becky Hedin can tell you about the Acousti-cats! It's a showcase of divergent interests, some for entertainment, others for education and volunteerism in the DC Metro region.  But all of these residents are talented and continue to share their time and talents with others. WHAT: Opportunities Fair Hosted by Riderwood WHEN: Friday, August 16, 2013, 1pm-3pm WHERE: Riderwood Retirement Community   Maryland Hall, Montgomery Station Clubhouse   (3140 Gracefield Road, Silver Spring, MD 20904) There will be plenty of interview opportunities as there are stories behind the formation of each club.   For more information, please contact Jeff Getek, public affairs manager, at 410-456-9809. About Riderwood:  Riderwood is one of sixteen continuing care retirement communities managed by Erickson Living.  Located in Silver Spring, Maryland, the scenic 120-acre campus is home to more than 2,500 residents.  Riderwood is the ideal greater Washington, D.C. retirement destination offering a true sense of community, convenience beyond compare and a sensible financial structure.

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