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IT’S THAT TIME AGAIN!

Once again, it’s time for Riderwood, the Erickson Living retirement community in Silver Spring, Maryland, to host its 9th Annual Mah Jongg Tournament on Thursday, August 11th!
RWV Mah Jongg Tourney3-August 15Open to the public, the five-round competition will be governed in accordance with rules established by the National Mah Jongg League.  More than 148 Mah Jongg enthusiasts from the mid-Atlantic participated in the 2015 tourney!!!

Registration will take place at 9:00am with tournament play beginning at 9:30am.  The event will occur in Maryland Hall, located in the Montgomery Station Clubhouse of Riderwood (3120 Gracefield Road, Silver Spring, MD 20904).

The event is a fundraiser for the Riderwood Benevolent Care Fund.

A payment of $50 includes registration, a delicious lunch and prizes; $25 of the fee is tax deductible.  Space is limited with an entry deadline of Friday, July 22nd.

Checks can be made payable to “Riderwood Benevolent Care Fund” and mailed to the Riderwood Philanthropy Department, 3110 Gracefield Road, Silver Spring, MD 20904.

For more information, please contact Barbara Breit at 301-586-8152 or Annette Graubart at 301-960-9734.

RWV Mah Jongg Tourney1-August 15Riderwood resident Barbara Breit is pictured following her welcome remarks during the 2015 Mah Jongg Tournament at the Erickson Living retirement community.RWV Mah Jongg Tourney4-August 15Prizes and goodie bags from the 2015 Mah Jongg tournament.

About Riderwood:  Riderwood is one of nineteen 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.

8th ANNUAL RIDERWOOD TOURNAMENT!

Last year I wrote on this blog about the Riderwood Mah Jongg Tournament and now, as another year has flown by, the Erickson Living Retirement Community is once again hosting its annual tournament. This is the eighth year that the community has held its tournament, which is a fundraiser for the community’s Benevolent Care Fund. If you happen to be in the Silver Spring, MD area, please support this wonderful event! And don’t forget to scroll down and see some photos from past tournaments. 

RIDERWOOD TO HOST 8TH ANNUAL MAH JONGG TOURNAMENT ON AUGUST 13TH

Prizes, lunch included in 5-round competition

SILVER SPRING, MD—Riderwood, the Erickson Living retirement community, will host its 8th Annual Mah Jongg Tournament on Thursday, August 13.

Open to the public, the five-round competition will be governed in accordance with rules established by the National Mah Jongg League.  More than 112 Mah Jongg enthusiasts from the mid-Atlantic participated in the 2014 tourney.

Registration will take place at 9:15am with tournament play beginning at 9:45am.  The event will occur in Maryland Hall, located in the Montgomery Station Clubhouse of Riderwood (3120 Gracefield Road, Silver Spring, MD 20904).

The event is a fundraiser for the community’s Benevolent Care Fund.

A payment of $40 includes registration, lunch and prizes.  Entry deadline is Friday, July 24th.  Checks can be made payable to Milly Spector and mailed to her c/o Riderwood, 3148 Gracefield Road, Apt. T-25, Silver Spring, MD 20904.

For more information, please contact Barbara Breit at 301-586-8152.

Here’s Barbara Breit, a resident of Riderwood, as she kicks-off the 2014 tourney:RWV Mah Jongg Tourney-August 14 014Three players prepare for the 2014 Mah Jongg tournament at Riderwood: RWV Mah Jongg Tourney-August 14 010Play begins during the 2013 event at Riderwood:RWV Mah Jongg Tourney-Morning-August 13 012

CALLING ALL MARYLAND, DC, MID-ATLANTIC MAH JONGG PLAYERS!

RWV Mah Jongg Tourney-Morning-August 13 012

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