Baptist Cemetery Clean Up Day on 10/25/14

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On Service Day, Saturday, October 25th, join Peerless as we clean and care for our old Baptist Cemetery! When: Saturday, October 25, 9am – 12pm Where: Baptist Cemetery (115 W. Jefferson St) Peerless Rockville invites volunteers to join us in the … Continue reading

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Last Call for Nominations!

Friday, October 10 is the final day to submit a nomination to Peerless Rockville’s annual awards program!

Peerless Rockville’s 2014 Awards will recognize outstanding achievement in the design, maintenance, and preservation of Rockville’s community.  If you have seen or been part of a project, activity, or program that contributes to Rockville’s architectural character and/or cultural heritage, let us know!

Please take this opportunity to acknowledge the builders, contractors, homeowners, businesses and organizations that preserve Rockville’s heritage and history and add to the City’s quality of life.

The Kol Shalom Synagogue received a 2013                                                                       award for excellence in new design and construction                                                           and green design.

The Kol Shalom Synagogue received a 2013 award for excellence in new design and construction and green design.

Award Categories Include:
1. Stewardship of historic property
2. Architect, designer, builder
3. Craftsperson, artist
4. Business, organization, institution
5. Preservation, restoration
6. Rehabilitation, renovation
7. Adaptive use
8.  New design,  construction
9.  Green design
10. Compatible infill, addition
11. Landscape design
12. Public art
13. Educational outreach
14. Other

Nominations will also be considered for the Wagman Award for Historic Preservation Communication honoring outstanding achievements by writers, educators, historians, visual and performing artists, and members of the press and broadcast media whose work has heightened public awareness of Rockville’s architectural and cultural heritage, growth and development.

Instituted in 2001, the award is named for Arthur M. Wagman, a founding Peerless Rockville and its attorney for the first thirty years.

Click here for a 2014 Awards Nomination Form. For additional information please send an email to info@peerlessrockville.org or call 301-762-0096.

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Shop, Save and Support Peerless Rockville!

Give a little…save a lot!

To celebrate the start of the Rockville Rewards program Peerless will be selling Rockville Rewards cards at a reduced price of $15 on September 10 from 11 am-1 pm. The program connects local businesses and nonprofits and allows you to snag great discounts at local restaurants, stores, and businesses. Peerless receives 100% of the proceeds from every card we sell. This year we are partnered with The Woodside Deli, 4 North Washington Street, and will be selling cards at their location from 11 am to 2 pm on kickoff day. Make plans to dine at the Deli on September 10th and visit our table to purchase your rewards card for saving all year long! You may also stop by and visit us at the Red Brick Courthouse or buy online. Don’t delay. Regular price is $25. For a listing of participating businesses, please visit RockvilleRewards.com.

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Peerless Rockville Seeks Nominations for 2014 Awards

Peerless Rockville’s annual awards program recognizes outstanding achievement in the design, maintenance, and preservation of Rockville’s community. The awards showcase exemplary contributions to the City’s quality of life by honoring individuals, organizations, institutions, and businesses whose projects, activities, or programs contribute to Rockville’s architectural character and/or cultural heritage.

This year Peerless Rockville will accept nominations until October 10, 2014. Award categories include:

The Kol Shalom Synagogue received a 2013 award for excellence in new design and construction and green design
The Kol Shalom Synagogue was the recipient of a 2013 award for excellence in new design, construction and green design

1. Stewardship of historic property
2. Architect, designer, builder
3. Craftsperson, artist
4. Business, organization, institution
5. Preservation, restoration
6. Rehabilitation, renovation
7. Adaptive use
8.  New design, construction
9.  Green design
10. Compatible infill, addition
11. Landscape design
12. Public art
13. Educational outreach
14. Other

Nominations will also be considered for the Wagman Award for Historic Preservation Communication honoring outstanding achievements by writers, educators, historians, visual and performing artists, and members of the press and broadcast media whose work has heightened public awareness of Rockville’s architectural and cultural heritage, growth and development. Instituted in 2001, the award is named for Arthur M. Wagman, a founding Peerless Rockville and its attorney for the first thirty years.

Click here for a 2014 Awards Nomination Form. For additional information please send an email to info@peerlessrockville.org or call  301-762-0096.

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Education and Outreach Manager

Peerless Rockville has a job opening for a part-time Education and Outreach Manager. The Education and Outreach Manager will work with the Executive Director, volunteers and staff to provide community outreach and member support, develop educational exhibits and coordinate programs and events.

For the full job description and additional details please click here.

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