Monday, July 29, 2019

San Carlos A.C.C. Dinner Dance

Thanks to our Friends of the A.C.C. our Residents were invited to attend their latest dinner dance.
The theme was Luau and we were all transported to Hawaii for the evening.
 We had drinks and appetizers on the patio.

Mikayla , Linda and Jeanette enjoy a refreshing drink before dinner.

 Jeanette is one of our newest Residents she invited her family to her first dance at the A.C.C.

Alvin, Jeanette, and Mikayla smile for the camera.

 Violet, Kathleen and John pose for a picture.

 Ashley and Gene enjoyed the evening.

 We loved the Hawaiian Dancers who kicked off the dance.

 They were so beautiful to watch.

 After they danced they invited all of us on the dance floor to try our moves.

 Ashley and Gene tried their moves.

 Violet and Kathleen tried their moves too.

Everyone learned a new move.

 Violet was showing off her moves during the night.

Jeanette and her granddaughter Mikayla were having a great time on the dance floor.

 Anna was a great hostess along with the entire team at the San Carlos A.C.C.
Thank you for inviting our Residents to the dance.
We had a great time and are looking forward to the next dance.

Tuesday, July 23, 2019

San Carlos Library Trip

The Residents wanted to go to The San Carlos Library today as a group, so we walked.
Our friends at the Library were happy to see us.
Thank you to Rhea for helping our of our Residents library cards. They can't wait to use them.
 Marcella was so happy to be at the library.

 Ana was happy to get to the library and socialize with her friend Mary away from The Elms.

 Virginia was happy to go for a walk and enjoyed relaxing with her magazine.

 Marcella couldn't wait to get home to read her book.

Of course no trip is the same with out Alyce.
This time Alyce was volunteering at the library and not with our group.
She was hard at work.
Thank you to San Carlos Library for all your help!!!

Friday, July 19, 2019

Happy 100th Birthday Evelyn!

Evelyn celebrated her momentous birthday surrounded by family, friends and staff.
 Evelyn was happy to have so many of her family members in attendance.
Her sons Tom, Mike and daughter-in-law Pam pose with Mom for her big day.
 

 Evelyn's strawberry short cake was delicious.
 
 Evelyn was conducting the singing of "Happy Birthday"
 
 She did a great job blowing out the candles on her cake.
 
Everyone in attendance had a great time.
Thank you to all of Evelyn's family members for attending.
Thank you to The Grove staff for putting together such a wonderful celebration!
Welcome to the Centenarian Club Evelyn!!!

Wednesday, July 17, 2019

Happening Activities!

Root Beer Float Social
 During the summer we enjoy our Root Beer Float Socials.
Gloria is enjoying hers with some Cracker Jacks.

 Barbara and John enjoyed their floats with some soft pretzels.
Thank you to Dave who prepared the fun snacks for our Float Social.

Doc Lamott
  Every visit Doc Lamott brings to our community a wonderful musical topic.

 The Residents and some of their family members enjoy this monthly visit.
Thank you Doc. Lamott for enriching our Residents lives.
 
Wendell Performance
Wendell is so entertaining. He sings, plays the piano and

 gets the Residents moving!

 The Residents enjoy the extra exercise.

Art Visit and Presentation
 Jan Pitcher came in to share her beautiful artwork with our Residents and share her stories behind each picture.

   The Residents loved all her artwork.

 Jan's discussion this visit was on Birds. 

We look forward to her next visit on Primates.
Thank you Jan for your fun and educational visit.

Thursday, July 11, 2019

Some Recent Activities

Alyce's Birthday Party
 Alyce had a fun birthday with her friends, family, staff and fellow volunteers.
 
Alyce was so happy to see everyone at her birthday party.
 
 Tibor was excited to play for Alyce's birthday celebration.
 
 Rigo was a big help making sure everyone had something to drink.
Thank you to everyone who helped pass out drinks and cake.
 
 Their wasn't an empty seat in the house.
 
Ice Tea Social
 The Residents, Helene, Helen and Florence enjoy a cup of ice tea and cookies.
 
 Stewart, Joyce, and Shirley love to socializing.
 
 Peggy and Emily smile for the camera.
 
Scott on Guitar
The Residents have a lot of fun singing along with Scott on his guitar.
If you are wondering, no it is not our Executive Director Scott.
Hope you enjoyed and have a wonderful day!

Friday, July 5, 2019

Happy Fourth of July

We had such a fun fourth of July celebration yesterday.
 Shirley and Vicki smile for the camera. Hi Jean!!
 
 Helen, Shirley, Pat, Ashley, and Margarita had a lot of fun.
 
 Marcella, Ashley and Helen.
 
 Helene, Shirley, Kathleen and Caroline.
 
Tom & Tish got a great spot on the loveseat.
 
 Joyce, Marcella, Helen, Virginia, Ashley, Joyce and Tillie all crowd together to have a fun time.
 
 Florence, Kathleen and Elsa had a wonderful time at the party.
 
 Gwenn (in the middle) was happy to have four of her family members in attendance along with some friends, Helen, Barbara and Connie.
 
 Fun Pictures as Uncle Sam
 Barbara
 
 Joyce
 
 Helene
 
Rigo
Thank you for everyone who attended the party.
Special thanks to Rigo, Dolores, and Helen who helped set up and take down.
Hope you all had a safe and fun Fourth of July!

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 ...