As May blooms with vibrant colors and warmer days, we’re excited to share the latest updates and highlights with you. From celebrating Mother’s Day to embracing the spirit of spring, there’s plenty to look forward to in this month’s newsletter. We have a lot of fun events planned for this month, and we are so excited for May! We have live musical performances on May 8th – Starting with St. John Neumann’s “The Gingerbread Man” Performance at 10:30am and The O’Connor Singing Seniors at 2:30pm. On May 9th we have a live musical performance by Timothy at 2:00pm and an evening performance by Anchors of Joy starting at 6:00pm. Skilled Nursing Care Week begins on May 13th. Be on the lookout for special events to celebrate our patients, residents, and healthcare staff. Creature Features is coming for a wildlife animal encounter in the courtyard on May 13th at 2:00pm. Drumroll please… Elvis is in the building!! We are lucky to host a live Elvis Tribute by Buddy Kidd on May 15th at 2:30pm. Our Memorial Day celebration will be in the courtyard on May 27th at 3:00pm. We have live music on May 22nd, and Mitch and John will do their show “At the Jukebox.” We hope to see you at our activities!

Honoring Mom: Thoughtful Mother’s Day Gift Ideas 

Celebrating Nurses Week 2024

As Mother’s Day approaches, it’s time to celebrate the incredible mothers and mother figures in our lives. Whether they’re near or far, finding the perfect gift to show our appreciation can make their day truly special. In this blog post, we’ve curated a list of thoughtful and heartwarming gift ideas that are sure to bring joy to Mom’s heart. Let’s explore how we can honor and cherish the remarkable women who mean so much to us. Family and friends are always welcome in our activities. As the weather is heating up, we are excited for some courtyard fun in the sun. We have a sweet surprise for the moms this Mother’s Day, and we will have a Memorial Day Celebration with all the cookout goodies. Our field is now known as Life Enrichment. Please contact Emily Hatch, Life Enrichment Coordinator, or Sara Bell, Life Enrichment Coordinator, CTRS, if you have any questions regarding our services.

As Nurses Week approaches, please take a chance to thank our team of nurses who tirelessly care for our patients. From their unwavering dedication to their compassionate hearts, nurses truly embody the essence of heroism every day. Join us in honoring these remarkable individuals as we extend our sincerest thanks for their invaluable contributions to healthcare and our lives. We also want to give a HUGE thank you to all our nurses! National Nurses Day is observed on May 6th. It takes a special person to be a nurse, and our nurses make all the difference. They work long and hard hours providing care for our loved ones. Your commitment to your patients is truly inspiring. THANK YOU NURSES! May is a big month because Skilled Nursing Care Week begins on May 13th. This calls for another huge THANK YOU to all the hard working healthcare staff that shows up day and night to care for our patients and residents. We thank you for your kindness, dedication, and all you do!!