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"November 2 :: All Souls Day" / Memorable Fancies #1665

In our community, every year on All Souls Day we honor our oldest living resident. Flowers, bright cards, and breathing equipment are frequently given.

There is a rule that no one can win this award more than once.

This rule has certain consequences….


Making Fitness Fun (Really Fun) for Seniors

Volleyball has become a favorite sport for seniors at The Saybrook at Haddam – and boy, do we have fun!  Well, we may be sitting in chairs and playing with a balloon instead of a real volleyball but other than that, the idea is the same:  We work together to get the ball over the “net” to the other team. 445 more words

Community News

Maple Knoll Village Hosting 2016 Community Holiday Bazaar

Are you looking for that unique and thoughtful gift for a loved one that you just can’t find? The Maple Leaf Auxiliary at Maple Knoll Village will be hosting another successful Annual Holiday Bazaar right before the hustle and bustle of the holiday season. 166 more words

Older Adults

The Amazing Health Benefits of Creative Seniors

During retirement years, seniors are given the gift of time to fulfill longstanding (or new) goals and ambitions.  For many seniors, this means finally having the time to engage in the arts. 399 more words

Senior Living

Three Questions Families Should Ask Before Investing In a Retirement Community

There are many types of senior living facilities available. A growing number of elderly patients are choosing to invest in a retirement community, which as the name suggests, is a housing complex designed specifically to care for seniors. 243 more words

Senior Living Facilities

Whatza Runza? (hint) Del cooks them!

Del and Emma Royer  visited his brother, Al who lived in  Omaha Nebraska.  It  was there that the Runza became a staple in the Royer household.  781 more words

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