Happy Monday! It was a very nice start to the day spent with Pastor Mari. She shared a good message with everyone and they all sang a couple of hymns. Next was exercise with stretches and flexes and then with the parachute and balloons. It was a great time! We ended the morning with a couple Carol Burnett Show skits. It was bingo day and a big group enjoyed playing many games, especially those that won! Then we played a word game, nature finish the line. Everyone did a great job! The ended with singing a few songs like, "The Yellow Rose of Texas" and "I Never Promised You a Rose Garden."
Happy Saturday! It was a wonderful morning with lots of laughs! We began with jokes and funny stories. Then we exercised by starting with some stretches and flexes before dancing the chicken dance and the hokey pokey. It was a blast! Lastly, we sang a few songs together before lunch. We stayed busy this afternoon with bingo games and then finish the song title and more singing!
Happy Friday! The day started with The Daily Chronicle. We all enjoyed learning fascinating historical events, trivia, and who's birthday it would have been this week. Since it would have been Judy Garland's birthday this week, we had to watch the video of "Somewhere Over the Rainbow." After that, everyone had a nice time relaxing outside on the patio before lunch. This afternoon, we had a good time with some jokes and stories, true or false game, balloon toss game, and ended with a sing along! We were very busy!
This morning, we celebrated Flag Day with fun trivia, poems, and singing "You're a Grand Old Flag," "The Star Spangled Banner," and "Yankee Doodle Dandy." It was a very nice afternoon enjoying an ice cream treat and then time outside on the patio before Music Safari. We had a good time playing a music hangman jeopardy game today! It was very funny when one of the residents told Jennifer that she'd take her winnings in big bills!
It was a fun filled day! The morning was busy with trivia, a great game of balloon toss, and funny videos of babies! We had our summer party this afternoon! We enjoyed the time together with good treats and a beach ball game. Everyone also loved all the decorations. It was a blast! After the party, we all listened to Jim Roth play keyboard music for us. It was a good time listening and dancing to the wonderful music!
Happy Monday! We started the day by singing several hymns. Next, we had exercises with stretches and flexes and then a ball toss. The morning ended with funny baby videos that definitely gave us all smiles. It was bingo day today! A big group enjoyed that time playing lots of games together. The day ended with a nice visit from our favorite therapy dog, Tolstoy and Diane.
Happy Friday! Our day in The Willows started with The Daily Chronicle where we learned about all sorts of fun trivia. Then we moved on to stretches and flexes and then watched an interesting video about the Galapagos Islands. For lunch, a group went out to Harry's Cafe. They have such good food there! The rest of the afternoon was busy. First James was here to play piano music for us and next, we enjoyed a word game before we had a visit from a mother and daughter that brought in cookies for everyone! It was a very full and great day!