Category Archives: Grove

News from The Grove: Winter Gardening

Residents  who have a garden at The Grove in Garden Grove, CA, came out to help clean and plant new vegetables for the winter season! It was beautiful day to be out and enjoying gardening with each other. ~ Lourdes … Continue reading

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Flashback to Halloween Fun

Yes, we know that we’re heading into December, but we couldn’t resist posting an assortment of photos taken at some of the outstanding EngAGE community Halloween parties last month. Residents of all ages enjoyed the fun, games, and lots of … Continue reading

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Welcome to the Team: Lourdes Torres

EngAGE is delighted to welcome LOURDES TORRES to our team! Lourdes is the Program Director at the Jasmine at Founder’s Village in Fountain Valley, CA, and the Grove Senior Apartments in Garden Grove, CA. Lourdes was born and raised in … Continue reading

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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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