Little Explorers Petting Zoo Visits San Carlos Elms
Friday, February 16, 2018
San Carlos Elms Residents embraced the fuzzy visit from the Little Explorers Petting Zoo.
Marcella was overjoyed to hold her new furry friend.
Caroline loved how her new friend sat right on her lap.
Helen loves to hang out with all the animals.
Bob enjoyed every minute of the animals.
Dania was happily surprised with her first experience with the petting zoo.
Tish will never miss a petting zoo day.
Bob got up close and personal with the rabbits.
Gloria was all smiles for the entire time the animals were here.
Thank you Little Explorers Petting Zoo for always making this such a great day!
Thank you to everyone who participated on this experience.
Wii Bowling Tournament at San Carlos Elms
The Residents and the Activity Department have fun competing and cheering for each other during our Wii Bowling Tournaments.
Elsa is one of our top bowlers.
She was happy with her scores of the evening.
Her best score this night was a 201!
Tillie is our most improved player.
She had difficulty at first,
but now she is bowling 188!!
Russ and Marilyn are our newest bowlers.
Bowling an average of 150!
Russ helping his wife Marilyn position the remote is just the right way to pick up the spare.
Activity Assistant Ashley showed off her skills by bowling a high of 192!
Activity Director Kathleen bowled her highest score ever at 235!
Even with those high scores the Residents still beat the Activity Department, two games to one.
We had so much fun and are looking forward to our next match up.
Valentine's Day at San Carlos Elms
Thursday, February 15, 2018
We had such a fun time during our Valentine's Day party.
Residents welcomed their family and friends to join them for the celebration.
The food was delicious, the drinks refreshing, sweet decadent and the company priceless.
Kent & Espe had fun with their friends.
Betty was happy that her niece Cammie came for the party.
Marion & Hubert enjoyed their first Valentine's Day at The Elms.
Marilyn & Russ were happy to meet new people.
Tish & Tom always have fun together.
Bill was surprised to have Activity Director Kathleen, as his Valentine for the day.
Shirley and Peggy pose for a fun picture.
Bob reminisced about his wedding day.
Russ & Marilyn were all smiles.
Don posed for a picture with our receptionist Adrianna.
Thank you for all who attended. It was a great party!
We hope all your Valentine's Day was as entertaining as ours.
A 106th Birthday Celebration for Volunteer
Thursday, February 8, 2018
Claire has been a dedicated volunteer at San Carlos Elms for years. She comes in weekly to socialize with her friends, then she plays the organ or piano in our Memory Care Program. We should all be lucky to have someone like Claire in our lives. Just turning 106 years young, she is showing us that age is just a number and you can accomplish anything you want.
Happy 106th Birthday Claire and Thank you!!!
Claire was unable to attend her party.
We made sure to celebrate here at San Carlos Elms and then, at Claire's home.
The Residents and Claire enjoyed a delicious cake.
Ismary blew out the candles for Claire.
All of Claire's friends wished her a Happy Birthday!
We made sure that Claire received some cake and gifts at her home.
Activity Leader, Ismary was one of the staff members to visit Claire at her house.
Happy Birthday Claire and Thank you!
Super Bowl Fans at San Carlos Elms
Monday, February 5, 2018
Residents at enjoyed watching the Super Bowl with their friends.
Whether they were watching for the game, commercials or the half time show they had fun watching it together.
Hubert and Marion were happy with the snacks provided.
Dolores, Rigo and Nellie couldn't wait for the game to start.
Fred was excited about the game.
Elsa had fun picking out what she wanted from the snack buffet.
The Residents enjoyed a very exciting Super Bowl.
Congratulations to the Philadelphia Eagles on your win!!!
Citizen & Business Recognition Gala in San Carlos
San Carlos Elms was happy to attend the Gala for citizen's and businesses of San Carlos. The Chamber did a fantastic job! We were honored to be one of the sponsors for this wonderful event at Domenico Winery.
Mary Graves of Trinity Presbyterian Church and Guitarist at San Carlos Elms had nice things to say about the Citizen of the Year, Scott McMullin.
Scott accepting his award from the Mayor of San Carlos, Bob Grassilli.
Congratulations to Scott and all the other award winners of the evening.
San Carlos Elms Welcomes San Francisco Banjo Band
Thursday, February 1, 2018
The Residents were happy to listen and sing with the San Francisco Banjo Band this week.
The Band brought the Residents back to a happy time through song.
We look forward to their next visit.
San Carlos Elms Participates in Week of The Family
Tuesday, January 30, 2018
San Carlos Elms was happy to participate in the 19th annual Week of The Family.
This year’s Week of the Family runs January 26 through February 3, 2018.
We kicked off Week of the Family by making sandwiches for Street Life Ministries and Valentines for our Veterans at Palo Alto VA.
The Residents were excited to have young students and parents in their home to help those in their community.
Some of the Students and Residents took a chess break.