Holiday Open House – Celebrate the Season with Peerless Rockville

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This Sunday, December 7, Peerless Rockville hosts its 2014 Holiday Open House Celebrating 40 Years of Peerless Places.

The 35th Annual Awards Ceremony begins at 1 pm with the Holiday Open House at 2 pm.

We invite you to celebrate our Holiday Open House in the Grand Courtroom of the Red Brick Courthouse with light hors d’oeuvres, raffle prizes, and fellowship.

Musical entertainment by the Montgomery College Jazz Combo

Light hors d’oeuvres provided by Clyde’s Tower Oaks Lodge,
Dawson’s Market, Rodman’s, and Vie De France. Coffee courtesy of Starbucks.

Raffle prizes from All Seasons Florist, Nick’s Chophouse, Stella’s Bakery, and Rodman’s.

This event is free and open to the public.
All are welcome!

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Thank you!

 

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Peerless Rockville gives special thanks to all who donated to our Computers & Software Campaign! Because of your generosity, we were able to install three new desktop computers, one laptop for volunteers, and updated Museum and Collections software.

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Save the Date!

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Peerless Rockville will host our 2014 Holiday Open House
celebrating
40 Years of Peerless Places
1 pm – 5 pm
Sunday, December 7th

We will kick off with our 35th Annual Awards Ceremony at     1 pm in the Red Brick Courthouse.

The awards program honors individuals, institutions, and organizations that have made an outstanding contribution to Rockville’s heritage. Please join us in honoring your neighbors and their impressive projects!

Musical entertainment by the Montgomery College Jazz Combo and light hors d’oeuvres provided by Clyde’s Tower Oaks Lodge, Dawson’s Market, Vie de France, Rodman’s, and Starbucks.

This event is free and open to the public. All are welcome!

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Baptist Cemetery Clean Up Day

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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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