After Barb’s husband passed away, she wasn’t sure she could ever garden again. But somehow, she started planting again, and she absolutely loves it. This year, Barb planted herbs in our raised garden bed that will be used for a potpourri activity this fall. She says her greatest gardening achievement happened at Heritage Woods when she and another resident planted an avocado seed that is now growing into a tree.
Extra, extra read all about it! The August Heritage Woods Whisperer is here! Inside you can find notes from our corporate office, a delicious recipe, a note from our administrator and photos from our July fun! Call us to schedule a tour and have lunch on the house! We hope to hear from you soon.
Every summer has a story, and here at Heritage Woods of DeKalb, we want to have the best story for summer of 2019! We have already had a busy summer so far, and if you take a peek into our July newsletter you will find updates from our Corporate Office, a scrumptious red, white and blue trifle recipe, a note from our Administrator Alex Haughee and last but not least photos from June activities and events!
Read our latest article to learn more about our outing to the 2nd Annual TRIAD Senior Picnic at Hopkins Park.
Last month, we worked on a project to show our appreciation for local police officers and firefighters. Our project coincided with National Police and EMS Week, and residents were happy to show them a little love for being our lifesavers.
In this issue of Heritage Woods Whisperer, you will find many great articles from the Cap and Gown Photo Shoot with the NIU Interns that we had over the spring semester to pictures from our chocolate-covered strawberry activity. You will also read news from our corporate office.
April is one of our favorite months here at Heritage Woods of DeKalb because ever year, at the end of the month, we celebrate Supportive Living Week.
Inside this May issue of the Heritage Woods Whisperer, you will find a note from the desk of the CEO, learn how exercising is important to maintaining a strong and active life, see pictures SLF Week events, read a note from our administrator and stretch your brain with a word search!
This month’s newsletter includes a note about our upcoming concert, photos from a water coloring activity we did in January, a sweet poem from our administrator, plus a delicious strawberry pie recipe and updates from our corporate office.
Read this month’s article to find out how Heritage Woods of DeKalb is giving back to the community. This time, we served as a drop-off location and helped raise money to purchase toys for area children in need.
Heritage Woods of DeKalb organized the area’s first clothing drive for seniors. It’s been a great success with wonderful community participation. Read about the community project in the latest article from Heritage Woods.