The San Carlos Elms The Grove

Happy Holidays

Monday, December 10, 2018
San Carlos Elms had their Holiday party on Friday.
The Residents, Families, and Staff had a fun filled day.
We had live music, from Silver Bell Jazz Band, and Yelena & Tibor. Also, we had fun characters spreading cheer.
Lastly, we had amazing food and drinks.
We hope everyone had a wonderful time.
Four generations of love were happy to pose for the camera.

Santa danced with Marilyn while the band performed.

Olaf and the Dancing Christmas Tree had fun tearing up the rug with Emily.

Families enjoyed spending time together.
 

Anna and her daughter Marilyn sharing a moment together.

Shirley's family enjoyed the party being together.

Bessie's family enjoyed all the entertainment.
The Snowman and 
Linda, the Hanukkah singer.

Yelena performed in our Memory Care.
 
Madelaine embraced Olaf when she saw him.

Shirley's family always has a good time.

Caroline was happy to have her whole family at the party.
 
Helen with her daughter Paula shared time together.

Ismary and Kathleen with Curley.
 
Helen and Kathleen laughing at all the fun they had at the party.
Thank you all who celebrated with us this year.
Happy Holidays from all of us here at San Carlos Elms.

Tree Trimming

Friday, December 7, 2018
The Residents had so much fun trimming the tree this year.
They also enjoyed music, eggnog, cookies and each others company.
Shirley came dressed for the occasion.

Joyce was great at preparing the ornaments for the Residents to put on the tree.

Sue found just the right place for her ornament.

Sheila had a fun afternoon with the Residents.

Nellie helped Pat find the right place for her ornament.
Thank you to all the Residents who helped decorate the tree.
It looks beautiful!
Happy Holidays!!!




Happy Hanukkah

Thursday, December 6, 2018
The Residents were excited to have Rabbi Corey here during Hanukkah.
He spoke to our Jewish and non Jewish Residents educating them on the history of Hanukkah.
Rabbi Corey spoke about traditions, prayers, foods and songs for the Hanukkah celebration.

Marion helped Rabbi Corey lead the group in song. 
 
Our Dining Staff prepared Latkes for the Residents to enjoy during Rabbi Corey's talk.
 
While the Residents enjoyed their Latke's Rabbi Corey sang The Latke Song.
Thank you Rabbi Corey for taking the time during Hanukkah to enrich our Residents lives.

Holiday Boutique

Thanks to the donations from Hallmark and Shellies Miniature Mania on Laurel St., our Residents and Staff were able to find gifts for their family, friends and of course themselves.
Marilyn and Russ enjoyed all of the selections.

Angelina and Florence were surprised with the variety of gifts.

Virginia was so happy she couldn't stop smiling all afternoon.


At 101 years young Bob had fun trying on the hats.


After the Residents were finished with their shopping, the Staff were able to enjoy the Boutique too.
 

Recent Activities

Friday, November 30, 2018
4H Visit
The 4H comes in monthly to visit with our Residents.
They always bring something fun to do.
They made cards, 
crafted sent bags for their drawers,

and of course games.
Thank you to the 4H group!
 
Thanksgiving Day
 
Our Dining Staff does a wonderful job with the "Harvest Table" appetizers before Thanksgiving dinner.
Everyone enjoys the Harvest Table. 
The Residents, Staff and Family Members all enjoyed the afternoon.
 
Lunch Outing
The Residents enjoyed themselves at IHOP.
Thanks to our great server Eddie.
Alyce loves her German Crepes.

Sue enjoys her Chicken Florentine Crepes.

We all got a good laugh when our Driver, Auggie order the Who's Roast Beef Omelet, it was HUGE!
 
Music & Motion
Thanks to our Friends of the San Carlos A.C.C. Our Residents enjoyed another afternoon of Music & Motion with Allen.

 

 
 

December Activities


Elms House Dog, Curley Celebrates 13th Birthday

Friday, November 16, 2018
Curley was excited to celebrate his 13th birthday!
He couldn't wait to get the party started.

Curley thanked Bill for coming.

He was happy to have Scott entertaining for his birthday.

Everyone had a great time dancing the afternoon away.

Curley preparing to bark out his candle.
 
He needed a little assistance from his friend Bill and Ismary.

Curley loved his cake!!
He wanted to make sure to thank everyone who made this birthday possible.
Happy Birthday Curley and many more to come.
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