GROWS provides a platform for networking, education, advocacy, and public awareness for senior service professionals in Montgomery County.

Events



Upcoming events

    • 07/06/2017
    • 3:00 PM - 6:00 PM
    • Asbury Methodist Village Rosborough Cultural Arts and Wellness Center 409 Russell Avenue Gaithersburg, MD 20877

    Please join us for a special screening of the movie:

    "Whiskey and Apple Pie" A Feel Good Inspirational Film How often have you said to yourself, "If I knew 20 years ago what I know today ..."? Imagine what goes through the mind of an 80 or 100 year old when they think, "If I knew 60 or 80 years ago what I know today..." Whiskey & Apple Pie captures these insights, and the wisdom that can only be learned from experiencing many years of life on this planet.

    Location: Asbury Methodist Village

     Rosborough Cultural Arts and Wellness

     Center 

    409 Russell Avenue 

    Gaithersburg, MD 20877


    Admission is FREE

    Appetizers and drinks will be shared following the movie.

    Kindly RSVP 

    • 08/03/2017
    • 4:00 PM - 7:00 PM
    • Kensington Park Retirement Village 3620 Littledale Road Kensington, MD 20895

    Summertime Network Cooler

    Come enjoy good conversation, cold drinks and a light buffet!  Very casual and sure to be fun!   

    ADMISSION IS FREE

     Kensington Park Retirement Village 3620 Littledale Road Kensington, MD 20895

    Reservations are requested so please register today


    Questions?  Call Robin Walker at 301-765-3325


    • 09/07/2017
    • 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    • Holiday Park Senior Center 3950 Ferrara Drive Wheaton, MD 20906

    Please plan to join us for our popular monthly meeting. 

    Program - Panel Presentation on:

    Hospice and Palliative Care

    with

    Hospice Caring

    JSSA Hospice

    Montgomery Hospice

    Seasons Hospice

    Meet and greet with over 100 professionals 

    working with seniors!

    Admission is free!  

    Doors open at 8 and a light breakfast will be offered.



    • 10/05/2017
    • 8:00 AM - 11:00 AM
    • Potomac United Methodist Church 9908 S Glen Rd, Potomac, MD 20854

    Plan to attend the County's biggest and best networking event. 

    GROWS will host three formal rounds of networking where guests will be able to interact with 30 different professionals who work with seniors.  

    Breakfast and coffee will be offered.

    Potomac United Methodist Church 

    9908 S Glen Rd, Potomac, MD 20854

    Register early!

    Member Price Pre-Registration is $40

    Non-Member Price Pre-Registration is $55

    Member Price at the Door is $60

    Non-Member Price at the Door is $75



    • 11/02/2017
    • 8:00 AM - 10:00 AM
    • Holiday Park Senior Center 3950 Ferrara Drive Wheaton, MD 20906

    Please plan to join us for our popular monthly meeting. 

    Program:

    Pet and Art Therapy 

    as alternative treatment for 

    dementia patients.

    Speaker:

    TBA

    Holiday Park Senior Center 

    3950 Ferrara Drive Wheaton, MD 20906


    Meet and greet with over 100 professionals 

    working with seniors!

    Admission is free!  

    Doors open at 8 and a light breakfast will be offered.

    • 12/07/2017
    • 8:00 AM - 10:30 AM
    • Ring House 1801 East Jefferson Street Rockville, MD 20852
    Registration is closed

    Please register today for the GROWS Annual Holiday Breakfast. Delicious food will be served and a lively program recapping the GROWS year!  And the Debra Levy Humanitarian Award will be presented!

    We will be collecting scarves and other warm weather articles for seniors who live in low income housing. Please wrap and label gifts to indicate if it is for a man or a woman.



Past events

06/08/2017 GROWS Silent Auction
05/08/2017 Active Aging Expo
05/04/2017 GROWS Monthly Meeting
04/06/2017 GROWS Monthly Meeting
03/02/2017 Spring Network Extravaganza
02/02/2017 GROWS Monthly Meeting
01/05/2017 GROWS Monthly Meeting
12/01/2016 GROWS Holiday Breakfast and Annual Meeting
11/03/2016 GROWS Monthly Meeting
09/28/2016 HEATH HEARING AND BALANCE
09/28/2016 FALL RISK ASSESMENTS
09/28/2016 FALL PREVENTION FOR THE ACTIVE SENIOR
09/27/2016 BALANCE COUNTS
09/27/2016 PREVENT FALLS AND IMPROVE
09/26/2016 FEET FIRST
09/26/2016 FEET FIRST
09/23/2016 PREVENTING FALLS AT HOME
09/22/2016 STRATEGIES FOR FALL PREVENTION AND SAFETY IN AN AGING POPULATION
09/22/2016 FALLS PREVENTION AWARENESS DAY
09/22/2016 FALLS FREE
09/21/2016 THE BENEFITS OF MASSAGE IN OLDER ADULTS
09/21/2016 BALANCE COUNTS
09/21/2016 FALLS ASSESMENTS
09/21/2016 BUILDING BETTER BALANCE
09/20/2016 FALLS RISK ASSESSMENT BY ASBURY HOME CARE
09/20/2016 REDUCING THE RISK OF FALLS FOR PERSONS WITH DEMENTIA
09/20/2016 WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT FALLS AND MEMORY
09/15/2016 HOW MEDICATIONS AFFECT BALANCE
09/15/2016 STRATEGIES FOR FALL PREVENTION AND SAFETY IN AN AGING POPULATION
09/14/2016 Reducing the Risk of Falls for Persons with Dementia
09/14/2016 Renew Your Balance
09/14/2016 Fall Prevention for the Active Senior
09/08/2016 Yoga for Balance and Clarity
09/08/2016 GROWS Monthly Meeting
09/07/2016 Bathroom Safety for Falls Prevention
09/07/2016 Preventing Falls at Home
09/06/2016 Building Better Balance
09/06/2016 Stay Firm On Your Feet
09/01/2016 WHAT YOU SHOULD KNOW ABOUT FALLS AND MEMORY
08/04/2016 GROWS Summertime Cooler
07/07/2016 GROWS Monthly Meeting
06/23/2016 GROWS Silent Auction-Register Here
05/11/2016 Tech Fair
05/05/2016 GROWS Monthly Meeting
04/07/2016 GROWS Monthly Meeting
03/03/2016 Spring Network Extravaganza
02/04/2016 Grows Monthly Meeting
01/07/2016 GROWS monthly meeting
12/10/2015 GROWS Annual Holiday Meeting and Breakfast
11/05/2015 GROWS Monthly Meeting
10/01/2015 GROWS Fall Network Extravaganza
09/30/2015 Brains Don't Bounce
09/30/2015 Brains Don't Bounce
09/30/2015 FEET FIRST: BALANCE AND STABILITY
09/29/2015 STRATEGIES FOR FALLS PREVENTION AND SAFETY
09/27/2015 FEET FIRST: BALANCE AND STABILITY
09/25/2015 BUILDING BETTER BALANCE
09/25/2015 Brains Don't Bounce
09/24/2015 FALLS PREVENTION
09/24/2015 STAY SAFE
09/24/2015 Brains Don't Bounce
09/23/2015 REDUCING THE RISK OF FALLS FOR PERSONS WITH DEMENTIA
09/22/2015 BALANCE SCREENINGS
09/22/2015 FALL PREVENTION: Ways to Reduce Your Risk of Falling
09/22/2015 BALANCE SCREENINGS
09/22/2015 WHO WILL CATCH YOU WHEN YOU FALL
09/22/2015 FALLS FREE
09/22/2015 DECLUTTER YOUR WAY TO SAFETY
09/22/2015 BALANCE COUNTS
09/21/2015 FALL RISK ASSESSMENTS
09/21/2015 FALL RISK ASSESSMENTS
09/21/2015 FALL RISK ASSESSMENTS
09/18/2015 YOGA FOR BALANCE AND CLARITY
09/17/2015 GET HIP! DON'T SPLIT!
09/17/2015 Brains Don't Bounce
09/16/2015 WHO WILL CATCH YOU WHEN YOU FALL
09/15/2015 DECLUTTER YOUR WAY TO SAFETY
09/15/2015 BATHROOM SAFETY FOR FALLS PREVENTION
09/15/2015 Brains Don't Bounce
09/15/2015 HOME MODIFICATIONS FOR GREATER SAFETY & INDEPENDENCE
09/14/2015 HOW MEDICATIONS AFFECT BALANCE
09/11/2015 BATHROOM SAFETY FOR FALLS PREVENTION
09/10/2015 FALL RISK ASSESSMENTS
09/09/2015 Brains Don't Bounce
09/09/2015 MINIMIZE YOUR FALL RISK
09/09/2015 Brains Don't Bounce
09/08/2015 BATHROOM SAFETY FOR FALLS PREVENTION
09/03/2015 GROWS Monthly Meeting
09/01/2015 Brains Don't Bounce
08/06/2015 Summertime Network Cooler
07/09/2015 Cyber-Seniors Movie Screening
06/04/2015 GROWS Monthly Meeting
05/07/2015 GROWS Monthly Meeting
04/02/2015 GROWS Monthly Meeting
03/12/2015 GROWS Spring Network Extravaganza
02/05/2015 GROWS Monthly Meeting
01/08/2015 GROWS Monthly Meeting
12/04/2014 GROWS Annual Holiday Breakfast 2014
09/04/2014 GROWS Monthly Meeting
06/05/2014 Annual Silent Auction
05/01/2014 GROWS Monthly Meeting
04/03/2014 GROWS Monthly Meeting
03/06/2014 GROWS Spring Network Extravaganza
02/06/2014 GROWS Monthtly Meeting
01/02/2014 GROWS Monthtly Meeting
12/05/2013 GROWS Holiday Breakfast and Annual Meeting
11/07/2013 GROWS Monthtly Meeting
10/03/2013 GROWS Fall Network Extravaganza
09/12/2013 GROWS Monthly Meetinq
08/01/2013 GROWS Summertime Jazz Cooler

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Rockville MD 20852
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