Presentation on theme: "Wesley Heights Weekly Activities August 30 – September 5 Trip to Aqua Turf On Tuesday, September 23 rd we are going to The Aqua Turf Club in Plantsville."— Presentation transcript:
Wesley Heights Weekly Activities August 30 – September 5 Trip to Aqua Turf On Tuesday, September 23 rd we are going to The Aqua Turf Club in Plantsville CT to celebrate Polka!! We will dine on salad, pasta, stuffed cabbage, kielbasa and kraut, pierogies, vegetable, potato and dessert before enjoying a show by the legendary Jimmy Sturr. Mr. Sturr is an 19-time Grammy winner and his band has been voted the #1 Polka band in the country for 12 years! The cost of the trip is $40 and is all inclusive. We will leave Wesley Heights at 10:00 am and return at approximately 4:30 pm. If you would like to go on this trip, please call Linda Fera at 203-225-7981 ASAP as seats are limited. Payment will be due by September 12 th. Beauty Salon Update Beginning this week, the beauty salon will go back to its normal operating days of Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday. Please see Lila in the salon if you have any questions. This Week’s Highlights Wednesday, Sept 3 rd – Trip to Westchester Broadway Theatre Thursday, Sept 4 th - 2:00 pm - Music by Elvis impersonator
September 7 – Family Day Picnic September 8 – Monthly Birthday Party September 9 – Cocktail Hour and Wine Tasting September 10 – Tiara – Hula Dancer September 11 – 50’s Sock Hop Mark Your Calendars! Next week (September 7-12) is National Assisted Living Week and the national theme this year is “The Magic of Music.” To celebrate at Wesley Heights, there will be a few special activities added to the schedule and some of our standard programs for the week will be enhanced. Look for more details to be posted.
10:00 a.m. Dog Visit – Enjoy a friendly visit with our therapy dog(s). – Sunroom 1:00–2:00 p.m. Village Store – Store will be open for your shopping needs. 2:00 p.m. Bingo – See if you hold a lucky card and can win a prize! – Activity Room 6:00 p.m. Saturday Night Movie – “Hope Floats” – Sandra Bullock stars in this heartwarming story about Birdee Pruitt (Bullock) who has a life most people would envy but when her cheating husband reveals his infidelity to her on national TV, her perfect life comes crashing down. Devastated, Birdee and her young daughter head home to the small town she left behind. As mother and daughter struggle to adjust to their new lives, Birdee slowly gains the strength to open her heart -- and find hope again. – Activity Room (Movie is approx. 2 hours long) Saturday, August 30 Wii Bowling cancelled today
9:00 a.m. Transportation to United Methodist Church 9:30 a.m. Transportation to St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church 1:00 p.m. Sunday Movie– “Son of God” – Acclaimed Portuguese actor Diogo Morgando delivers a spectacular portrayal of Jesus as this powerful and inspirational film depicts the life of Christ, from his humble birth through His teachings, crucifixion, and ultimate resurrection. – Activity Room (Movie is approx 2 ¼ hours long). 1:30 p.m. Bowling with Gerry – Join resident volunteer Gerry Speer to see how many pins you can knock down! Build balance and coordination while having fun! - Sunroom 3:00 p.m. Ice Cream Social – Enjoy social time with your neighbors and our volunteers Riana and Sara. Today we are serving peanut butter swirl ice cream. Vanilla will also be available. – Sunroom 6:00 p.m. Sunday Movie 2 nd Showing– “Son of God” – Acclaimed Portuguese actor Diogo Morgando delivers a spectacular portrayal of Jesus as this powerful and inspirational film depicts the life of Christ, from his humble birth through His teachings, crucifixion, and ultimate resurrection. – Activity Room (Movie is approx 2 ¼ hours long). Sunday, August 31
2:00 p.m. Ten Cent Bingo - Pay 10 cents per card to play. Winner of each game takes the money in the pot. If more than one person wins a game, the pot will be split. Gather up your dimes and see how much money you can win! – Activity Room 3:15 p.m. Scrabble with Peers – Keep your mind sharp by playing this classic board game. – Sunroom 6:30 p.m. Uno – Play this fun and fast-moving card game with our volunteer Veronica. - Sunroom Monday, September 1 Trivia and Exercise cancelled today Labor Day is a creation of the labor movement and is dedicated to the social and economic achievements of American workers. It constitutes a yearly national tribute to the contributions workers have made to the strength, prosperity, and well-being of our country.
10:00 a.m. Worship Service – All are welcome to attend. – Activity Room Chapel 11:00 a.m. Kitchen Sink Exercises – This 15-minute standing routine can help improve your balance! – Sunroom 1:00 – 2:00 pm Village Store – Store will be open for all your shopping needs. 2:00 p.m. Sing Along with Claire – Volunteer Claire Keron will play the piano and lead you in singing some of your favorite songs. Lyrics will be provided. – Activity Room 3:30 p.m. Happy Hour – Enjoy social time with your neighbors! Alcoholic and non-alcoholic beverages will be available. – Sunroom Tuesday, September 2
9:30 a.m. Transportation to Target and Kohl’s at Hawley Lane Mall - Sign up at the front desk. 9:45 a.m. Trip to Westchester Broadway Theatre – If you signed up for the trip to see “The Wizard of Oz” at the Westchester Theatre, please meet promptly in the front lobby. Cottage residents will be picked up at their doors. 10:00 a.m. Morning Chat with Joan – Join our volunteer Joan Pollack to chat about topics of interest. Have you heard something interesting on the news, read a good book lately, or just have something on your mind….why not share with others and get the conversation started in this informal setting. – Southeast Lounge 10:00 a.m. Meditation with Pete – Activity Room (chapel side) 2:00 p.m. Bingo – See if you can win a prize! – Activity Room (**Note change of day this week) 2:00 p.m. Oil Painting with Janna – Sunroom 6:00 p.m. Wednesday Night Movie – “Taken” – Liam Neeson stars in this action packed international thriller. When his estranged teenage daughter is kidnapped in Paris, a former spy (Neeson) sets out to find her at any cost. Relying on his special skills, he tracks down the ruthless gang that abducted her and launches a one-man war to bring them to justice and rescue his daughter. – Activity room (Movie is approx 1 ½ hours long) Wednesday, September 3 Exercise cancelled this morning
9:00 a.m. Manicures with Barbara – Sunroom 9:30 a.m. Prayer Shawl Ministry – If you like to knit or crochet, you are welcome to join this group. All items made will be donated to those in need. – Sunroom 10:00 a.m. Coffee Time – Share social time with your friends and neighbors while enjoying a cup of Dunkin’ Donuts French Vanilla coffee. Our volunteers Joyce and Jackson return today so be sure to stop by and welcome them back! - Sunroom 11:00 a.m. St. Margaret Mary Catholic Service – Activity Room Chapel 1:00 p.m. Rosary with Marie – Pray the Rosary with our volunteer Marie Marra. – Sunroom (Note change of location) 2:00 p.m. An Afternoon with Elvis – Elvis Presley impersonator, David Devonshuk, will offer a program of Elvis’s greatest hits! Always a fun time!! – Activity Room 3:30 p.m. Discussion Group with Carol – Chat with volunteer Carol Sullivan on current topics of interest. – Southeast Lounge Thursday, September 4
9:30 a.m. Transportation to Stop and Shop, Shoprite and Local Banks – Please sign up at the front desk. 9:30 a.m. Kings in the Corner – Join our volunteer Sue to play this fun card game. - Sunroom 11:00 a.m. Exercise – Keep fit and flexible. – Activity Room 3:30 p.m. Pokeno – Join our volunteer Kristin to play this game that is similar to Bingo but playing cards are called instead of numbers. When you have “Pokeno” (5 chips in a row) you’ll win a dollar! – Activity Room Friday, September 5