Friday, July 29, 2011

San Carlos Elms Residents getting Crafty

I want to give out resident a "hand" at a job well done at Arts & Crafts yesterday afternoon. We had so much fun, talking about our families and the Giants. Let's do it again next week, but with a different craft.

Wednesday, July 27, 2011

San Carlos Elms Construction getting close to the end?

Here is a closer view of the room, the cabinets, refrigerator, freezer and counter tops. Looking good.

New granite tops to all the counters in the new lounge. So excited, can't wait to open for activities.

The far wall you can see the new granite top and off to the left you can see two of the chairs we were debating on. One did win can you guess?

Friday, July 22, 2011

San Carlos Elms Residents are introduced to "FacCam" aka "GramCam"

The first group of residents getting to see and feel just how easy it will be to chat with their families who do not live close by, thanks to a group of volunteers through Spirit Care.

Sally is getting her first feel just how light an IPad really are.

George and Estelle look intrigued by this new way of communication

Thursday, July 21, 2011

San Carlos Elms is getting closer to a completed new Lounge area

It has been fun watching the room unfold right before our very eyes. New floors, new cabinets and new paint. now we can't wait for the new furniture!

Tuesday, July 19, 2011

San Carlos Elms receives an introduction to "FamCam"

Want to see you Grandkids who live far away?

FamCam will bring video chat equipment to yo so that you ca video chat (see & hear) your family members who live far away. And it won't cost you a dime!

Tell your family to look for "FamCam" on Facebook for information.

They will be visiting San Carlos Elms this Thursday, July 21 at 7pm to demonstrate what video chat is like. If your family signs up on Facebook, they might be able to participate in the demo. (you'd be able to see them!)

Monday, July 18, 2011

San Carlos Elms gets some cabinets

Hope you enjoy the following pictures of our new Lounge in the making. It is coming together very nice.

The cabinet on the back wall is new for our entertainment system.

Thursday, July 14, 2011

San Carlos Elms prepares for their Day at AT&T Park

Each resident made their own banner to either bring with them to the Giants game on August 3rd against the Arizona Diamondbacks or to cheer the Giants on from home every night for the rest of the season.

Tuesday, July 12, 2011

San Carlos Elms Necklace Raffle and Garden

Estelle was the big winner today for a Lou original necklace. Congratulations Estelle! That necklace will go with everything.

It really is a beautiful day when you can go outside and look at the sunflowers growing in our garden.

Friday, July 8, 2011

San Carlos Elms Support Group

Memory Care
Family & Caregiver
Support Group

The Memory Care Support Group will be July 18th @ 12:30p.m.
A light lunch will be served
Friends and Family are welcomed!
Support Groups are held on the Third Monday of January, April, July and October.

RSVP June#650-595-1500 or
San Carlos Elms, 707 Elm St. San Carlos
License #415600135

Wednesday, July 6, 2011

San Carlos Elms Show Their Support for the S. F. Giants

Gloria worked days on this purse to bring with her to a Giants game to give to her granddaughter, Gina. San Francisco Giants are getting love all around the Bay Area!

Arts & Crafts

 The San Carlos Library came in with a fun painting project for our residents.