Tuesday, January 28, 2020
Each year our Residents can't wait to receive their yearbooks. We have a special New Year in Review party in mid to late January to make sure we have all of the end of the year photos in our yearbook.
This year we had a great party, thanks to our dining staff we had wonderful hors d'oeuvres and drinks.
Residents were pleased with their yearbooks and enjoyed all the photos of the year on the T.V. screens during the celebration.
We look forward making new memories this year.
Muriel was excited about her yearbook.
Shirley enjoyed the drinks we had.
Rosalie was learning more about her friends.
The room got quiet for a moment when the yearbooks were handed out.
You can see Sue enjoying the pictures of 2019 on the T.V. screen.
Cherie enjoyed the hors d'oeuvre platter fulled with cheese, crackers, meats and fruit.
Sam is taking in his yearbook while, Anne, Shelia, Florence and Rosalie all pose for a picture.
Shirley, Jeannett, Tillie, Helen and Helene smile for the camera.
Cindy was happy to be at the party with her mom Mary and friends, Helen and Bill.
Thursday, January 23, 2020
San Carlos Elms was happy to be a part of Week of the Family again this year.
Students and Residents made Valentine Day cards for our Veterans at the local VA.
Receiving 2019 "Citizen of the Year", Susan Rose was a huge help setting up the afternoon with our Residents.
Residents enjoyed making peanut butter and jelly sandwiches for Street Life Ministries.
They also had fun making plenty of Valentine Day cards.
What beautiful cards!
The sandwiches look delicious!
Thank you for everyone who attended San Carlos Elms Week of the Family afternoon.
We look forward to next year.
Friday, January 17, 2020
New Years Eve Celebration
The Residents had a wonderful time ringing in the new year.
They are looking forward to our Year in Review celebration when they will receive their yearbooks.
Annie is a fantastic laughter Yoga instructor.
Thanks to our friends from Care Indeed our Residents enjoy this stress free activity.
Jim on Guitar
Thanks to our friends at the San Carlos Library, Jim gave us fun evening of singing.
Darwin on Literature
Darwin comes in monthly with an educational talk on literature.
Tibor on Violin and Yelena on Piano
Tibor and Yelena have played at The Elms for many years.
We enjoy them each visit. They are incredibly talented!
Conrad on Guitar
Conrad has an amazing voice!
We are all stunned every time we hear him sing.
Arts and Crafts with Lindsay
Helen shows off her picture she created.
While Sue, Helen and Bob work hard on theirs.
Caroline was happy to show her creation.
The Tapestry Trio
We welcomed The Tapestry Trio and thank them for volunteering their time.
Current Events with Carol
Carol, another volunteer, does her due diligence before each meeting with our Residents before discussing Current Events.
Bob and Bobbi Perform
Bob and Bobbie are another group of volunteers who share their talent with our Residents and Staff.
The Residents enjoy listening and exercising along with Wendell.
We are honored to have the 4H group visit monthly with a project for our Residents.
Doc Lamott Music Discussion
We are more than privileged to have Doc Lamott visit with our Residents monthly to discuss music and the history of music.
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