Ashby Ponds Residents Led Holiday Caroling at Inaugural One Loudoun Holiday Tree Lighting

(Ashburn, Va.) - Nearly two dozen residents from Ashby Ponds retirement community led the holiday caroling sing-along with Santa Claus at the first annual One Loudoun Holiday Tree Lighting on Saturday, December 7, 2013.  Ashby Ponds is a close neighbor of the new One Loudoun development, located less than two miles away.  The residents of Ashby Ponds sang a variety of holiday carols including Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer, Frosty the Snowman, and It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year, among others, and performed a special rendition of The Twelve Days of Christmas.  The community also staffed the Kids Craft Tent at the event, helping area children with holiday reindeer creations and coloring! A short video from the event can also be found here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=lelbSTxGv3I&feature=youtu.be About Ashby Ponds: Ashby Ponds, one of 16 retirement communities managed by Erickson Living, is situated on a scenic 132-acre campus in Ashburn, Virginia (approximately 30 miles west of Washington, D.C.). The community is home to more than 725 residents and has over 120 resident-run and resident-driven clubs and groups, an indoor pool, a fitness club, transportation services, 24-hour security, and flexible dining options. More information about Ashby Ponds can be found at www.ericksonliving.com.