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The Mingler
Spring 2014
Volume 12, Issue 1

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NMCA Meeting Info
The next General Meeting:
Wed, June 4, 7-9pm
Norbeck Country Club


Welcome!
! Located in Rockville, MD about 20 miles Northwest of Washington, DC, Norbeck Meadows is a quiet community of around 425 families (not including the deer!).

The Norbeck Meadows Civic Association consists of a group of neighbors who volunteer their time and energy to plan various events for the community.

Please check this site often for community news and events as well as links for the NMCA newsletter, The Mingler. This is YOUR site, so if you see any changes, or have any additions to the content, please send them along to the webmaster.

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EVENTS! GET YOUR FRESH, HOT EVENTS HERE!

Cashell Clean-Up

Clean-up along Cashell Road (under the "Adopt-a-Road" program), and in our Community Park is scheduled for Sunday, October 26 at 2 PM

NOTE!! THIS IS NOT A CONFLICT WITH A REDSKINS GAME – THEY PLAY DALLAS THAT WEEK ON MONDAY NIGHT!!!

The "road crew" will meet in the parking lot of Cashell Elementary School. The "Park crew" will meet at the tennis courts in the Park. I shall organize the Cashell Road effort. Our Environmental Chair, Dave Miller will be in charge of the Park. Please shoot me an email if your are plannng to volunteer.

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Lots of fun activities being planned for our community for this year. Mark your calendars and we'll see you there!

NMCA Event Calendar for the remainder of 2014

Details posted as they become available!

Cashell Clean-Up
Sunday, October 26 at 2 PM

Halloween Parade
October 31, 2014 6 PM

Santa's Visit
December 15, 2014

 

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What's News?
! Coexisting with the Deer

Environment Chair Dave Miller on deer fences, defensive landscaping and other tips for dealing with the deer in Norbeck Meadows (news flash - they aren't going anywhere!)

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Neighborhood Plant Exchange

Norbeck Meadows resident Dave Miller is helping to facilitate a neighborhood plant exchange. Hostas too big to manage? Need to split your daffodils? Trade your "extra" plants with your neighbors – it's a great (and inexpensive) way to increase the variety of plants in your yard while helping your neighbors do the same!

Below is Dave's list of plants available for adoption:

  • Blue, white Siberian iris* (many)
  • Yellow daffodils* (many)
  • Oregon grape holly (Mahoney ilex)* 2-3 ft. (2), seedlings (20)
  • Forsythia 2-4 ft. (many)
  • Red maples 2-4 ft. (32)
  • Green Hostas 2-3 ft. (7)

    * Deer resistant. Note: the best defense against deer browsing is an 8 ft. high deer fence - contact Dave for more info on deer fences.

If you are interested in offering plants of your own for adoption or if you are interested in, contact Dave at dam12390@yahoo.com or 301-774-4905.



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If you are a resident of Norbeck Meadows, and are not a member of NMCA, we encourage you to sign up.
Please send mail correspondence to NMCA, PO Box 441, Olney, MD 20830

Send an e-mail to the webmaster.