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Take the Better Block Survey!

The success of the Better Block event will be dependent upon community participation and ideas.  Please take a few moments to complete the survey and share what you think the Randolph Hills Shopping Center should be like!

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Volunteer for a Better Block

The Randolph Civic Association is partnering with Montgomery Planning and the Better Block Foundation on a project to improve the neighborhood of Randolph Hills and specifically the Randolph Hills Shopping Center.

We will be providing SSL opportunities for kids and great opportunities for adults to get involved. For example, we’re hoping to landscape and decorate the shopping center, and create a pop-up art exhibit as well as showcasing local performers, including dance or music. Innovative ideas are welcome!
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Better Block Kickoff Meeting Recap

If you weren’t able to attend the Better Block Kickoff meeting, find out what you missed here:

And here:  http://www.bethesdamagazine.com/Bethesda-Beat/2018/White-Flint-Neighbors-Kick-Off-Placemaking-Project/ 

To learn more about “Placemaking“, see Better Block founder Jason Robert’s TED talk here:

 

Better Block Kickoff Event on May 30th

The Randolph Hills Shopping Center is going to be the site of a “placemaking event” organized by Better Block Foundation and the Montgomery County Planning Department this Fall!  This will be an opportunity to re-imagine what the shopping center could be though community engagement, ideas, and participation.  This is sure to be an exciting opportunity for RCA-land!

Please join BetterBlock.org CEO Jason Roberts at the Randolph Hills Shopping Center for a keynote speech and kickoff event.

WHEN:  Wednesday, May 30th 6pm-8pm
WHERE: 4840 Boiling Brook Pkwy (former Mem Sahib storefront, next door to Moti’s Market)
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Meet & Greet for County Council and State District 18 Candidates

Please come out for what will be our biggest and highest profile meeting in years!

On Thursday, May 3, we will feature candidates for County Council District 4, County Council At-Large, State District 18 Senate, and State District 18 Delegate races- over 50 candidates in all! Attendees will have the rare opportunity to meet all the candidates in one evening ahead of the June primary. As always, we will meet at the Viers Mill Rec Center, 4425 Garrett Park Road, and the meeting will begin at 8pm.

When:  Thursday, May 3, 8pm
Where:  Viers Mill Rec Center, 4425 Garrett Park Road

This event is free and open to the public.

 

RCA MusicFest is Sunday 4/22 at 7 Locks Brewing

Come on down this Sunday to 7 Locks Brewing to meet your neighbors and enjoy some local musical talent.  This is a free and kid friendly event.

7 Locks Brewing
12227 Wilkins Ave
Sunday, April 22nd, 5:30pm-7:30pm

In addition to craft brews and root beer, the Fired Up Grill food truck will be there.

Contact Christiana Drapkin for information at chdrapkin@aol.com.

 

Boiling Brook Parkway/Adopt-a-Road Cleanup Saturday March 10th

Please come out on Saturday, March 10, 2018, at 9:00AM, to help with the Adopt-A-Road cleanup of Boiling Brook Parkway. Clean up of this area is sponsored by the Randolph Civic Foundation. We will meet at Randolph Hills Shopping Center, in the parking lot near Goodwill. Bags and gloves will be provided. Please dress warmly, as it could be cold.

Thank you for your assistance, Randolph Civic Foundation

 

Community Day 2017 – 5K run/walk, Kids Fun Run, and Brazilian BBQ

Come on out and meet your neighbors at the RCA annual community day this Saturday in Randolph Hills Park! The event features a 5k run, kids fun run, and Brazilian BBQ cooked up by Randolph Hills’ own Claudio Martin.

Where:  Randolph Hills Park
When:  Saturday, October 14th, 10am until 2pm

RCA 5K 
Start Time:  10:00am (check-in at 9:30am)
Cost:  This event is FREE to the public
Course Map:  http://goo.gl/maps/lbSYJ
Who: Anyone can participate, bring a friend!  Running strollers are allowed, dogs are not.
Registration for 5K:  Click here.   https://goo.gl/forms/IWClnTJWCY6OJw2N2

KIDS FUN RUN
Start Time:  Organization of the different age groups will start at 11:00am
Who: Ages 2 and up
Cost: This event is FREE to the public
Registration for Kids’ Run:  Click here.   https://goo.gl/forms/tzmCo4S8oRd9mpPg2

We also need volunteers! Let me know if you can help, even for just an hour, by emailing Alison: alison.dewey@gmail.com

The Kids Fun Run will start around 11:00AM and the BBQ will follow. We’ll wrap things up around 2:00PM.

 

 

Boiling Brook Parkway Adopt-a-Road Cleanup

Dear Neighbors,

Please come out on Saturday, September 23, 2017, at 9:00AM, to help with the Adopt-A-Road cleanup of Boiling Brook Parkway. Clean up of this area is sponsored by the Randolph Civic Foundation. We will meet at Randolph Hills Shopping Center, in the parking lot near Goodwill. Bags and gloves will be provided.

Thank you for your assistance,

Randolph Civic Foundation

 

RCA Community Bazaar and Yard Sale

BSA Troop 1083 / RCA Community Bazaar and Yard Sale Saturday October 10, 2015
8:00am-1:00pm, Loehmann’s Plaza
Show up early to claim a good spot! RCA members get a free space! Non-members pay $10 per space
Any questions contact Jessie at jessiemcginley@gmail.com 301-537-6014