Friday, July 26, 2013

San Carlos Elms Lunch Outing for July

Each month we enjoy an afternoon out on the town. Today we enjoyed the little things in life. Each others' company and how to have a GREAT time while waiting for your food. 
 
With the help of Jim below, Carolyn was able to enjoy her word search. 
Jim at work again retrieving another menu for Alyce. 
Alyce & Kathleen enjoyed a game of Tic, Tac, Toe before Alyce started to color. 
We all enjoyed our lunch out and are looking forward to our next lunch outing.

San Carlos Elms Enjoyed an Ice Cream Social

Yesterday we celebrated a warm afternoon in the whole building of San Carlos Elms by enjoying a bowl or a glass of ice-cream. We had all the fixing's, each resident enjoyed creating their own sundae with their friends around. It was a great afternoon of fun.
 




 
But, the fun didn't stop in the assistant side of San Carlos Elms they also had a great ice-cream social in our Memory program too.





Friday, July 19, 2013

Dinner Outing last night for San Carlos Elms

Each month during the Hot Harvest Nights in San Carlos we take the time to enjoy a nice walk down to Laurel St. enjoy the Famers Market. We enjoy the fresh air, the fresh fruit, the music, as we end our evening we enjoy a nice dinner at one of the local restaurants.  
 


 We surprised Carol with a birthday cake just a few days prior to her birthday.
 Happy Birthday Carol!
 
We had a great evening and we look forward to doing it again next month.

Thursday, July 18, 2013

Lets take a look into the Memory Program this Month at San Carlos Elms

Well it is July so it looks like The Grove, The San Carlos Elms Memory Program, had their own party!
Harold looks like he is enjoying his drink.
Fran is having fun at the party. 
 
Ann is enjoying the party with her volunteer friend.
The Residents enjoyed their time with family, volunteers and staff.  
 During the hot week we couldn't get enough ice-cream in the shade.

Nina loves hugs from the staff, our Activity Leader Ismary. 
Marie enjoys relaxing between activities. 
 Buddy visits his father, Bud when ever he has the time.
 But that doesn't stop him from enjoying time with the rest of the Residents, like Fran.

Two of our volunteers joined our Residents in snack time with a little bit of Poetry Reading out on the Patio.
San Carlos Elms would like to thank ALL of our volunteers!
This summer a lot of new volunteer faces have come in and brightened up our Residents days.
THANK YOU!!!



Friday, July 12, 2013

Some Crafting & Wii Bowling at San Carlos Elms

Today was a day of choices, to craft, to bowl, to play on the slots. When crafting to make a necklace, bracelet, or napkin holder. We all had a great time!!!
Estelle and Shirley made outstanding necklaces. 
Irene made a beautiful napkin holder. 
Crafting is a great time to get together and socialize. 
Gladys is showing her bowling skills.

Tuesday, July 9, 2013

San Carlos Elms Celebrates a Birthday

Family, Residents, & Staff wish a Happy Birthday to Alyce! Alyce loves her San Francisco Giants and baseball. So what better way to celebrate her birthday than to give her a "Giant" birthday, just before she attends a Giants game.
 

All of Alyce's friends came down to wish her a happy birthday! 

Her family came too! 


So did the Staff! 

Happy Birthday Alyce!!! And Many More!!!

Thursday, July 4, 2013

Happy 4th of July from San Carlos Elms

We had a fabulous 4th of July party today. Celebrating our independence and how wonderful it is to live where we live.
 

Helen enjoyed the blue icing on the cake. 
Everyone enjoyed wearing the hats. 


When we didn't have anymore hats residents got creative with their napkins! 
It was a great afternoon Sadie came to join us. 
Dean did too. 
George and Estelle never miss a party!
Thank you all whom attended and all the staff that helped with the party! It would not have been the same with out you!

Residents Staying Active and Having Fun

Art Visit and Presentation Jan Pitcher came in and gave a wonderful presentation to our Residents on Primates.   She spoke to ...