Today we have an anniversary to celebrate. Today, April 17, 2019, marks exactly 10 years since we published our very first Village Green blog post.
This blog was the brainchild of Paula Gallagher, one of our excellent, long-time nutritionists. We owe Paula a great deal of thanks, first for coming up with this idea on how to provide a broader educational resource for our customers, and then for her work to carry it through, involving plenty of dedication, steadfastness, knowledge, insights and ideas.
Village Green Apothecary’s actual, exact 50th anniversary date was November 22. So last Sunday, 50 years later to the day, we had a big party to celebrate this big anniversary and were honored by the presence of Irv Rosenberg, one of the original founders of The Apothecary. We’ve posted a photo album of pictures from our celebration – check it out!
How did we get to this point?
On November 22, 1965, two dedicated pharmacists named Mickey Weinstein and Irv Rosenberg opened a store called The Apothecary in Bethesda, MD. Their many years of experience in nutritional pharmacology had inspired them to establish a special place where people could benefit from the best of both traditional and alternative healthcare. The Apothecary was one of a very few pharmacies in the Washington area that offered an alternative approach to healing, focusing on improving health through diet and lifestyle changes, and nutritional supplements, rather than through conventional medicine alone. Continue reading “Village Green Apothecary – 50 Years Old!”
It’s that time of year again! Village Green Apothecary’s Big Year-End Sale has just started and runs through December 31, 2015. This year we’re also celebrating our store’s 50th anniversary of being in business with extra in-store events, a daily giveaway to a lucky winner, and more. Also check out our Tell Us Your Story contest for more chances to win great prizes. We’re in the mood to celebrate!
Here are details on the sale:
• 35% off Pathway nutritional supplements • 25% off other supplement lines* • 20% off body care products