Category Archives: Cotton’s Point

News from Cotton’s Point: Hand-Crafting for Spring

The San Clemente High School “Visits of Love Club” and AVID members joined Cotton’s Point Senior Apartment Craft Class this week in San Clemente, CA. The intergenerational programming has given the residents the opportunity to build new friendships and participate … Continue reading

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News from Cotton’s Point: A Musical Interlude

Residents at Cotton’s Point Senior Apartments in San Clemente, CA, enjoyed singing along and listening to entertainer Mike Chamberlin recently. Mike has been performing professionally for almost 50 years, and continues to perform for the 55+ communities throughout the West and … Continue reading

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News from Cotton’s Point: Valentine’s Day with Visits of Love

The VOL (Visits of Love ) Club from San Clemente High School brought smiles and love to Cotton’s Point Senior Apartments in San Clemente, CA, in February. The club members brought over 80 handmade Valentines – with chocolate! – to give … Continue reading

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A Farewell Valentine for an EngAGE Resident

EngAGE Regional Program Director Jennifer Fallon kindly shared this poignant story with the EngAGE team, and now, with you: EngAGE brings so many wonderful experiences to our seniors every day. Our residents are at a different period in their lives facing new … Continue reading

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News from Cotton’s Point: New Year Brunch

Residents of Cotton’s Point Senior Apartments in San Clemente started the New Year with an EngAGE brunch, sharing their New Year’s resolutions, eating homemade egg casserole, muffins, and fruit. They are looking forward to another year participating in EngAGE activities! … Continue reading

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News from Cotton’s Point: San Onofre Elementary School Students Visit

Camp Pendleton continutes to reach out to local residents at Cottons Point Senior Apartments in San Clemente, CA. Every year the students San Onofre Elementary school at Camp Pendleton come to Cotton’s Point to sing holiday songs and read to … Continue reading

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News from Cotton’s Point: Holiday Celebrations

The youth group from Our Savior Lutheran, a local church, celebrated the season by singing festive songs, playing instruments, and decorating cookies with residents at Cotton’s Point Senior Apartments in San Clemente, CA. Everyone enjoyed getting into the holiday spirit! ~ Jennifer … Continue reading

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News from Cotton’s Point: Mosaics and Holiday Arts

Three wonderful organizations collaborated to bring joy to the Cotton’s Point Senior Apartments in San Clemente, CA: EngAGE, The Passionate HeArts mosaic artists, and the San Clemente High School Visits of Love Club. (Read more about these projects and see … Continue reading

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News from Cotton’s Point: Mosaic

Residents learned the art of mosaic with San Clemente artists Sandy Stevens and Julie Dickey.  They learned the art from start to finish by choosing their glass, cutting, shaping, and grinding their pieces. Placement on substrate and grouting of the final … Continue reading

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News from Cotton’s Point: Food Donations

” You have two hands. One to help yourself, the second to help others.”  EngAGE recently developed a new partnership with Talega Life Ministries and Community Outreach Alliance to provide food and supplies for the Cotton’s Point residents in San Clemente, CA. … Continue reading

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