Category Archives: Grove

News from The Grove: Greeting Cards and Bookmarks

The Volunteer Action Committee from SCAN Health Plan came to The Grove Senior Apartments in Garden Grove, CA, and worked with residents on a special creative project using photo paper to make beautiful greeting cards and bookmarks. ~ Meloney Morse, … Continue reading

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News from The Grove: Yoga

Yoga students at The Grove in Garden Grove, CA, stretch and relax during Yoga Hour led by Backhausdance member and certified yoga instructor, Chihiro Sano. [We have two blog posts today! If you receive the blog in your email, you’ll see both by scrolling … Continue reading

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The Grove: Senior Olympics + Activities

The annual EngAGE Senior Olympics is an opportunity for all EngAGE communities to come together and compete in outdoor games, art and craft, and performance competitions. Site Leader Miles Morse reported: “Everyone had a great time and were happy  they participated. Although … Continue reading

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News from the Grove: Vietnamese American Oral History Project – UC Irvine

Students from the Vietnamese American Oral History Project in the Department of Asian American Studies at UC Irvine met residents of the Grove last week to introduce their project which involves residents telling the students their stories. The residents were thrilled that the students … Continue reading

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Super Senior James Gray

Los Angeles area readers can see James Gray, 92 years old, on channel KCET’s television show “Your Turn To Care,” May 9th at 8 pm or May 10 at 2:30 pm! Mr. Gray is a resident of The Grove Senior Apartments in … Continue reading

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News from The Grove: Talk Story Performance

Coming to America: What Democracy Means to Us Talk Story is funded by the California Council for the Humanities. Performances at both The Grove and Burbank Senior Artists Colony were recorded for future Experience Talks radio shows.   From EngAGE RPD Nancy … Continue reading

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News from The Grove

Highlights: The Lunar New Year was celebrated by over fifty residents and staff with the finest food, flowers and song. Talk Story storytelling class continues. Instructor Alicia writes: “We are preparing for our February Live Event.  My students are very … Continue reading

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News from The Grove

Residents at The Grove had a lively December with classes and events including the holiday potluck, crafts, yoga, computer skills, English language learning games, and weight training. The TalkStory project progressed with residents refining their personal stories which reflect a rich diversity of … Continue reading

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News from The Grove

The Grove Senior Apartments in Garden Grove marked an historic occasion today: during its new Second Harvest food distribution program, several residents (including some who volunteer to distribute food to other residents) negotiated their first “service exchange,” offering one hour … Continue reading

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News from The Grove

Our Oldest Volunteer Helps Out with Second Harvest Delivery at The Grove in Garden Grove! Jim Gray is an amazing guy. He makes a conscious effort to help out within his community on a regular basis. This may not seem … Continue reading

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