Saint Ann Retirement Center is hosting the annual Fall Craft Fair and Open House on Wednesday, October 17th from 10:00am until 2:00pm in the Grand Theater and Foyer of the Independent Living area. Everyone is encouraged to join us. We will have over 35 vendors present selling all types of craft items. Refreshments and entertainment will take place throughout the day.
You can put your name in the hopper to win wonderful door prizes. Tours are also available. Don't miss this great event. For more information, call 721-0747.
Saint Ann Retirement Center hosted a Hawaiian Luau Dinner and Dance on Friday, August 17th for our residents. The festivities began with a lively dance in the Grand Theater featuring "The Elderly Brothers." Our Activity Directors provided special Hawaiian drinks for everyone and they were served in special colorful glasses. Some of our residents entered the dance floor and shared their talent with us. Everyone enjoyed the lively music.
Residents of Saint Ann Retirement Center brought in the New Year with music by the Silver Tops. The celebration started with photo opportunities from 3:00pm until 4:00pm. Many attended Mass at 4:00pm and dinner followed at 5:00pm in the dining room. The orchestra played from 5:30pm until 7:30pm. The dance occurred in the Grand Theater where drinks and refreshments were served. Everyone really enjoyed the wonderful live music by the Silver Tops. Happy New Year to everyone!
The FORUM at Saint Ann Retirement Center meets weekly on Tuesday in the Grand Theater. This Educational Series has been well received here at Saint Ann's. Several residents have been involved with these events. Many topics have been presented with guest speakers.
Jan. 3 at 3pm - Pencil Art & Drawings
Jan.10 at 3pm - No Forum - Mercy Clinic Blessing & Open House
Jan.17 at 3pm - Guest Speaker - Rondia Banks on "History"
Jan.24 at 3pm - C-Host Maria Delorea on "Theater"
Jan.31 at 3pm - Sr. Marcianne on "Science"
We are blessed to have "Adventures in Fitness" Exercise Classes here at Saint Ann Retirement Center. Our class continues to grow and our residents are loving it. The instructors do a fantastic job in leading our group. The participants are seated in chairs for a good portion of it, but also stand holding on to their chairs for stand-up exercises. The participants use the hand weights along with the expandable exercise bands and balls for motion. The classes meet three times per week in our Grand Theater (Mondays, Wednesdays and Thursdays at 10:30am). This really helps our residents with fle