Free events on Wednesday, 8/4

Leads Council meets on 8/4 in Gaithersburg
Features session on using Washington Bus. Journal for business leads
Free seminar that may help a senior or caregiver with depression

Brief notice about two free events that may be of interest to you:

--Our next Leads Council meeting, will be from 4:30-6:00 pm on Wednesday at Optimal Networks in Gaithersburg. Besides passing leads and strategic information among members, the program features a talk by Terri Nicholetti of the Washington Business Journal. She'll describe for those present how to get more leads and value out of their excellent publication.

To learn more about the Leads Council and how it may help you and your business, plus the location of the meeting, go to You may wish to check the news story (look under "News" on our website), "Leading the Way to Business Growth," by Club VP Mark Heffernan. Or just call Heinan Landa, the VP for the Leads Council at 240-499-7900, x 105, or email him:

--A free seminar on "Depression in Later Years,", from 6:30-8:00 p.m. for seniors and caregivers. The speaker is Patricia Pearson, APRN, BC, Mental Health Supervisor for Potomac Home Health Care. She will discuss ways to identify some of the symptoms, how depression can affect you, and strategies for dealing with depression.

Ms. Pearson has an MSN from Penn and her BSN from Cornell and is a Certified Specialist in Adult Psychiatric and Mental Health Nursing with over 30 years of experience. The location is Sunrise on Connecticut Ave., 5111 Conn. Ave., NW. Light refreshments will be provided, and complimentary garage parking is available. RSVP: 202-966-8020.