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Savoring the Flavors of Fall

From the farm to the table, Woodcrest Commons residents are savoring the flavors of fall. Residents picked 40 pounds of apples at Green Acre Farms, some of which were used to make apple dumplings, apple chips and apple butter. In addition, residents picked about 16 pounds of concord grapes in Continue reading →

Joining Horizons residents for a recent carnival were volunteers (front row, left to right) Ty Naffziger, Bear Scout Cub Wyatt Wadams, Arrow of Light Cub Scout Hayden Naffziger, Webelos Cub Scout Garrett Lester, Tiger Cub Scout Holden Lester and Boy Scout Justin Lester, along with adults (back row, left to right) Karen and Ralph Naffziger and Carl and Amanda Lester.

Scouts at Your Service

Horizons, a DePaul Senior Living Community, recently hosted a carnival along with help from Cub Scout Pack 54 and Boy Scout Troop 55, both of East Bloomfield. Residents and scouts enjoyed traditional games such as duck pond, tic-tac-toss, bean bag toss, skeeball, a jumping frog pond, ring the bottle toss Continue reading →

Stepping foot onto the Greater Rochester International Airport’s 1,100 acre campus, Woodcrest Commons residents embarked upon one of the most interesting adventures they’ve ever experienced. And it all took place without even leaving the ground.  Pictured here are Woodcrest Commons residents Barb Frielinghaus, Joanne Hackett, Alma Coles, Kathy Hart, Anna Callon, Activities Director Lindsay Lown and resident Rosemarie Klos.

Aviation Lessons on the Wing

Stepping foot onto the Greater Rochester International Airport’s 1,100 acre campus, Woodcrest Commons residents embarked upon one of the most interesting adventures they’ve ever experienced. And it all took place without even leaving the ground. At the Army National Guard Aviation Unit, residents took turns sitting in the cockpit of Continue reading →

Pictured here, Westwood Commons residents Frank DiNitto and Betty Kates get to know Rick and Margie Jordan, a national touring country act who recently entertained at the DePaul Senior Living Community.

The Magic of Music

The residents of Westwood Commons, a DePaul Senior Living Community in North Chili, have plenty of opportunities to get their toes tapping and hands clapping as they discover the “Magic of Music,” the theme of this year’s National Assisted Living Week. Activities Director Cathy Toney schedules about four musical entertainers Continue reading →

Seniors at Westwood Commons, a DePaul Senior Living Community in North Chili, recently raised over $300 for the Breast Cancer Coalition in Westwood Commons' Eight Annual Walk for Charity.

Walking for Charity

Pink balloons drifted from the hands of Westwood Commons residents and towards the sky in a show of support for breast cancer survivors. After the balloon release, seniors set off on Westwood Commons’ Eighth Annual Walk for Charity. This year’s walk raised $305 for the Breast Cancer Coalition. Activities Director Continue reading →