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Linking Generations – Volleyball and Ice Cream = Fun Times - Our students from St. Theresa Middle School found out very quickly that their “linked” seniors from Bedford Village like to play games and be active. As the balloon volleyball game started, it became apparent very early in the game that...
Happy Birthday to one of our Linking Generations Senior Participant’s ! - Happy 100th Birthday Nellie !!!! This is an incredible milestone, but not nearly as incredible as you are. With 100 years of priceless moments under your belt, your heart must be full of joy. You deserve every precious memory. Happy...
Burrr… Its cold outside.. A good time for a friendly Board Game ! - Thank you to Shell Scotford for the donation of all of our new Board Games this past year ! Check out all the pictures in the Gallery !!
Tis the Season! Let’s have a Christmas Party !! - Our seniors and students gathered to make a Christmas ornament together and share some of each other’s favorite memories and traditions of the holiday season. Check out all the pictures in the Gallery !!
Linking Generations Board Game Visit Photos with OLPH and Summerwood Village - We said it before … and it we will say it again ! The best way to get to know each other is to relax and have a conversation while securing a win with a board game. Check out all...
Linking Generations ==> The Gingerbread Man - Of what origin is this fairy tale? What exactly is a gingerbread man? At the end of the fairy tale, what eats the Gingerbread Man? The Gingerbread Man had a catchphrase. Which of these words in the following sentence is...
Linking Generations – How Deep are Our Family Roots? - Our seniors and students came together to celebrate and explore our family connections by composing a family tree. Each student and senior had some homework to complete prior to this visit – all were asked to bring the names of...
Linking Generations – Balloon Volleyball Visit with ABJ Students and Country Cottage Seniors Residence ! - This visit was a huge hit!! It was great to hear so much laughter and see the smiling faces when we played balloon volleyball. One senior even requested that we repeat this event as it was so much fun! We...
Sherwood Care has their annual “Christmas Celebration of Lights” - It was a fun event 🙂 Sherwood Care invited Linking Generations students to take part in their annual “Christmas Celebration of Lights” on November 23. Students helped to serve refreshments and were able to visit with the seniors. Residents gathered...
Linking Generations – Board Game Visit - The best way to get to know each other is to relax and have a conversation while securing a win with a board game. What is your favorite game to play? How do you play your favorite game? When and...
Linking Generations – THEN AND NOW HERITAGE VISITS - It was a wonderful surprise to see the treasured items the seniors brought to this visit to share with their students. Treasured memory albums, and even antique items passed down from generation to generation. A history book from one of...
Linking Generations — Fall Leaves – Clover Bar Lodge and OLPH Catholic School - Seniors from Clover Bar Lodge and students from OLPH Catholic School created their Fall Leaves Candle Jars. Check out the pictures in the Gallery !!
Linking Generations — Fall Leaves – Summerwood Village Retirement Residence and OLPH Catholic School - Seniors from Summerwood Village Retirement Residence and students from OLPH Catholic School created their Fall Leaves Candle Jars. Check out the pictures in the Gallery !!
Linking Generations Students and Seniors have all had their Get Acquainted Visits ! - As the 2017-2018 Program Year continues, all of the seniors and students have met each other. The pictures from École Our Lady of Perpetual Help Catholic School (OLPH) and Summerwood Village Retirement Residence have been added. Check out all the...
Linking Generations – Celebrating Our Heritage - What a special visit – looking back generations ago and studying items used in the household or the farm. Each senior and student brought a unique heritage item to this visit, so as to share their own personal past and...
Linking Generations Halloween Party ! - On Tuesday October 31st students from Lakeland Ridge School and seniors from Heartland Housing SilverBirch Manor held their own Halloween party. Check out the pictures in the Gallery !!
Linking Generations — Fall Leaves – Bedford Village and St. Theresa Catholic School - Seniors from Bedford Village and the students from St. Theresa Catholic School created their Fall Leaves Candle Jars. Check out the pictures in the Gallery !!
Linking Generations — Fall Leaves – Sherwood Care and Salisbury Composite High School - Seniors from Sherwood Care and the students from Salisbury Composite High School created Fall Leaves Candle Jars. Check out the pictures in the Gallery !!
Linking Generations — Fall Leaves - Students from ABJ High School create Fall Leaves Candle Jars with Seniors from Country Cottage Seniors Residence Chartwell Retirement Residences. Check out pictures of our first visits in the Gallery !!
Heartland Housing/Silver Birch Manor and Lodge welcome Lakeland Ridge Junior High Students - Heartland Housing/Silver Birch Manor and Lodge welcome Lakeland Ridge Junior High Students to the First Get Acquainted Visit for 2017-2018 Program Year. The big surprise at this first visit was to see all the students performed a surprise welcome performance...
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