Decking the Halls

Date: Wednesday, December 12, 2018

Last week we enjoyed decorating our Christmas tree and making pine swags to hang on our doors. Shirley Bragg (piano) and Tony Shull (fiddle) played Christmas carols as more than 25 residents sang along. 

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High Steppers Dance Troupe Kicks up their Heels

Date: Wednesday, May 2, 2018

Ranging in age from late sixties all the way up to 93, The High Steppers dancers always inspire us with their charm and energy.  We enjoyed this show which featured Frank Sinatra and The Andrews Sisters’ music, among other old favorites.  

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Musician Steve Burkholder Sings with Southern Flare

Date: Friday, April 20, 2018

Thursday Steve Burkholder, a local musician brought a mix of folk and country music to the dining room.  He sang old favorites from Johnny Cash to Neil Young and had the crowd singing along to standards like “Oh, Suzannah” and “O Beautiful For Spacious Skies.”  Thank you Steve for bringing joy to a snowy April …

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Open Hands, Open Hearts

Date: Friday, April 20, 2018

A symbol commonly found in the Middle East and North Africa, the hamsa, an open hand design is believed to provide protection.  Thursday we created our own colorful hamsas with art therapist Kris Lorentzsen using oil pastels and watercolors.  

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