Category Archives: Magnolia @ Highland

News from Magnolia at Highland: Centerpiece Art

The residents of Magnolia at Highland in San Bernardino are exploring and creating art using newspaper, plastic bottles, and fabric. Their final product will be the centerpiece in the community room for all the residents to enjoy. ~ Alma Wright, … Continue reading

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News from Magnolia at Highland, Metro Chinatown, and Metro Compton: Holiday Decorations

At Magnolia at Highland Senior Apartments in San Bernardino, Artists Round Table changed up the class for the holidays by creating some festive holiday ornaments for the community tree. The relaxed environment enabled residents to share their own holiday stories, and brought laughter … Continue reading

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News from Magnolia @ Highland: Masks for the Senior Olympics Art Competition

Regional Programs Director Alma Wright reports on an exciting art project at the Magnolia at Highland Senior Apartments in San Bernardino: “Another epic art project, six months in the making! Self-Portraits in Sculptures (papier-mâché). They layered and layered, sanded, sculpted, … Continue reading

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News from Magnolia @ Highland: Paper Mache Masks

The Artists’ Roundtable at Magnolia at Highland in San Bernardino, led by instructor Alma Wright, allows beginning and working artists to gather each week to discuss projects, provide feedback, and share in the process of individual creation. Recently, the group worked … Continue reading

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News from Magnolia @ Highland: Fitness

Get Fit with Kelsey! Magnolia@Highland residents in San Bernardino, CA, are guided through a customized fitness regimen incorporating aerobic and strength training with music and dance. Instructor Kelsey Brennan focuses on the importance of warming up and keeping hand-eye coordination. Fun … Continue reading

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News from Magnolia @ Highland Senior Apartments: Art

“Discovery Through Art” is a new program at Magnolia @ Highland Senior Apartments in San Bernardino. Program description: An 8 week course offered by CSUSB Art Instruction Department as part of their inter-generational community outreach program. The course’s curriculum aims … Continue reading

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News from Magnolia @ Highland: “Discovery Through Art” Group Art Show

EngAGE Regional Programs Director Alma Wright reports from the Magnolia at Highland Senior Apartments in San Bernardino: We had a culminating event to celebrate our residents’ participation in Cal State University at San Bernardino’s Art Instruction Dept. community outreach program. … Continue reading

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Magnolia @ Highland News

Today we’re catching up with Magnolia @ Highland in San Bernardino. Staying in shape during the holidays: In the “Get Fit with Kelsey” class, residents are guided through a customized fitness regimen incorporating aerobic and strength training with music and … Continue reading

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Magnolia @ Highland: Healthy Meals in Mason Jars + Paintings for the Senior Olympics

The twice-monthly participatory Healthy Cooking Class instructs residents on healthy eating and food preparation choices. This month’s recipes: Mason Jar Salad & Trifle Dessert.  Instructor Angela Ho: “We focused on how to food prep healthy meals that could be easily … Continue reading

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Talented Artists at Magnolia@Highland and LBSAC Share Their Work

Two recent art shows, one from Magnolia@Highland and one from LBSAC are featured today. Take a look at some great photos and an entertaining video! From EngAGE Vice President Nancy Goodhart and EngAGE Regional Programs Director Alma Wright: This spring, … Continue reading

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