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Try Meatless Mondays during Vegetarian Month

October 7, 2021 — The meatless meal movement initially began during World War I when meat was scarce and was revitalized during WWII, so more meat could be allocated to the war effort. This meatless meal idea was once again revived in the early 2000s as “Meatless Mondays,” a health-focused marketing campaign for the USDA. The campaign centered on... Read More

Pumpkin Patch

October 7, 2021 — SNRC will host their 2nd Annual Pumpkin Patch October 14th @ 2pm. We ask that family members provide a pumpkin for the patch so that their loved one can participate in the Fall Festival fun. We are taking pumpkins up until the 12th. If you have any questions or need assistance in getting a pumpkin,... Read More

Happy Birthday!

October 7, 2021 — Happy Birthday to our amazing Residents! Peggy P. October 06 Dulah B. October 19 Ellis H. October 21 Victoria E. October 29

Activity Highlights

October 7, 2021 — Last month our residents tried something new! Have you ever painted with a potato? Yes, a potato! For National Potato Day, they were able to make beautiful paint creations with a potato. Have a look at our potato painting day and let us know how they did! They also enjoyed painting their very own bird... Read More

Congrats!

October 7, 2021 — Congratulations is in order! Kudos to Emily Mattingly for being our Employee of the Month. Thank you for all you do! We are blessed to have you as part of our team here at SNRC!

Halloween Craft

October 7, 2021 — Handprint Spiders: Apply black paint to your palm and four fingers leaving out the thumb. Place palm onto a piece of paper. Turn the paper 180o and print again making sure the palm overlaps. Add some googly eyes using either paint or stickers.

Grandparents Day: September 12

September 2, 2021 — Marian McQuade first brainstormed the idea of honoring the elderly with a “Grandparents Day,” which later became a nationally recognized holiday in 1978. McQuade, the original founder of Grandparents Day, was the mother to 15 children, grandmother to 40, and great-grandmother to 15. Grandparents can have a profound effect on a child’s upbringing. Without the... Read More

National Indoor Plant Week

September 2, 2021 — National Indoor Plant Week is recognized during the third week of September and there is no better time to add a little flora to your home. If you are thinking about plant ownership but aren’t confident in the greenness of your thumb, worry not! Here is an introduction to different types of house plants that... Read More

Learning Your Heart Age on World Heart Day, September 29

September 2, 2021 — Her age is 53. But her heart is 75 years old because she smokes and has uncontrolled high blood pressure. She’s not alone because most American adults have a heart that is older than their actual age. One way to understand your risk for a heart attack or stroke is to learn your “heart age.”... Read More

A Note on Classical Music

September 2, 2021 — The classical music era for the Western hemisphere extends from 1750 to 1830. The musicians most well known for music from this era are Mozart, Haydn and Beethoven. You may be familiar with other famous composers, such as Bach Chopin, or Schubert but they may have risen to fame in the renaissance, baroque, romantic, nationalistic... Read More