The “all-staff meeting” can be an important part of making connections with employees across an organization, but according to Kim Williams, director of fitness and aquatics at Villa Gardens, it doesn’t need to be tedious. “Once a quarter, we try to do something more fun,” said Kim. This October the community decided to introduce employees
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When retired school teacher and amateur musician Dee Morrison moved to Walnut Village a few years ago, she made a delightful discovery that was literally music to her ears. She found a set of Suzuki Tone chimes in storage that were donated by another retirement community. “They needed a little love and refurbishment but I
From participating in pot luck suppers to taking a turn hosting the monthly coffee chat to her regular swims in the community pool, England Oaks resident Marge Harrington describes her life as full of joy. But Marge’s favorite activity is one that gives back to military service members and war veterans. “I have been a