Month: December 2017
December 19th, 2017
We ended last week with more holiday fun at Shoreview Senior Living’s happy hour. We played a dice game with a gift exchange, which was a big hit. Just when someone thought they had the best gift, someone could roll doubles and steal it! We ended happy hour by singing carols to keep us in the holiday spirit. In the evening, Incarnation Church came in to play candy bar Bingo with the residents. We are so grateful for their time and dedication.Read More
December 18th, 2017
The holidays are here, and Shoreview celebrated the season in style! Chef Holly, John, and their crew made a delicious spread of wonderful appetizers! There were bbq meatballs and wings, oysters and herring, and many delicious desserts. Residents were surprised to see Mr. and Mrs. Claus, who flew down from the North Pole. We believe that you are never too old to believe in the magic of Christmas. The smiles and joy live in each and every one of us. Santa’s elves even followed to be sure everyone was having fun. We were so lucky to have Sue and Julie to play wonderful holiday music for us. From Winter Wonderland to Silver Bells, they made the evening extra special. We want to give a big thank you to EVERYONE who made the evening a huge success. It was heartwarming to see the residents and their families celebrate together. Blessings to all for a wonderful holiday season!Read More
December 15th, 2017
We started out the morning by singing some hymnns before Mass. Later in the afternoon, we decorated cookies and everyone brought a few home for themselves. Maria wasn’t too sure what to do after she dropped a cookie in the green icing. I bet it was still delicious. Residents also learned to make scarves from recycled yarn. They made one special for Leo, the dog, too.Read More
December 14th, 2017
Shoreview Senior Living has a monthly support group for Dementia & Alzheimer’s caregivers.
Come find the support you need while you enjoy coffee and conversation.
Located in the Community Room at Shoreview Senior Living.
Hosted by Kristy Reed.
This group meets 6:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m., the 3rd Monday of every month.
Topics or speakers will be presented at each session.
Monday, December 18th’s guest speaker is from Bluestone Physicians.Read More
December 14th, 2017
Residents enjoyed their manicures for our big holiday party! Trudi and Frank visited afterward to do a little sing-a-long. She brings out the joy in each resident. Trudi tried to get Kristy and Bernice to keep up with the 12 days of Christmas. It’s harder than you may think! In the evening, a group of girls from Incarnation Church came in to sing some carols in Garden Cove. They not only sang wonderful holiday songs but spent some quality time with the residents as well. It turned out to be a wonderful day!Read More
December 13th, 2017
Jill and Cathie joined us for a holiday tea party. Residents enjoyed some turkey and spinach croissant appetizers as well as holiday cookies. Their tables were all set, and everyone took home a little poinsettia treat made by residents last week. We had some wonderful Christmas music with songs like Silent Night and Santa Claus is Coming to Town. We all wondered who had been naughty or nice this year, but I think we have an idea!Read More