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Riderwood to Host 9th Annual Mah Jongg Tournament on August 11th

June 7, 2016

Silver Spring, Maryland—Riderwood, the Erickson Living retirement community, will host its 9th Annual Mah Jongg Tournament on Thursday, August 11.

Open 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.

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. 

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