Category Archives: Holidays

Presidents’ Day?

Monday, February 19th, marks one of the 10 U.S. legal federal holidays, but it is not a public holiday in all states. Many states also have a different official name for the holiday. In fact, there’s not even agreement among … Continue reading

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News from Dorado: Girl Scout Holiday Caroling

We’re still catching up with all the wonderful holiday activities at our communities! At Dorado Senior Apartments in Buena Park, CA, the Anaheim Girl Scouts brought their smiling faces, refreshments, home-made ornaments, and beautiful singing voices to share with the … Continue reading

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News from Tavarua: Holidays + The Extra Point

Residents at Tavarua Senior Apartments in Carlsbad, CA, ended 2017 with a full calendar of events. They trimmed the tree, enjoyed a meal served to them by our very own Extra Point Youth Group from Carlsbad (see below), enjoyed music … Continue reading

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News from Andalucia & La Coruña: Holiday Grill

Sometimes Andalucia Senior Apartments in Panorama City, CA, and La Coruña Senior Apartments in Van Nuys, CA, have their parties together. This year, they had a Holiday Party with a grill outside! It turned out to be a pretty cold day, though, … Continue reading

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News from Park Plaza: Music, Storytelling, and Resident Spotlight

Every few months, Programs Assistant Tanya Kutukdjian will book Vrezh to come and play at Park Plaza Senior Apartments in North Hollywood, CA. He is absolutely delightful and JUST what the residents at Park Plaza respond to: he speaks their … Continue reading

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News from Cantabria/Asturias: Holiday Card Contest

We’re catching up with the rest of our community holiday celebrations! Art instructor Polet reports from Cantabria/Asturias in Panorama City, CA, that the residents loved working on their holiday cards for the WSH Holiday Card Contest (WSH Management manages a … Continue reading

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Martin Luther King Jr. Day

At the www.MLKDay.gov website, we’re reminded that Martin Luther King Jr. Day is not a day off; it’s a day of service. Visit the site to see the many opportunities that are available to be of service on the day itself and … Continue reading

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News from Burbank Senior Artists Colony: Happy Holidays

The students in the BSAC art and hand-crafting classes, including Watercolors, Scrapbooking, Card Making, Painting, and Sketching, all got together to host a holiday party on December 19th where they exchanged handmade cards and artwork. It was a lovely time … Continue reading

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News from Metro Hollywood: Winter Holiday Celebration

  EngAGE and WSH Management brought a Winter Holiday Celebration to the Metro at Hollywood Senior Apartments in Los Angeles, CA. Residents had a great afternoon enjoying raffles, delicious food, and wonderful music by DJ Bang that got them dancing!   … Continue reading

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News from Vermont Family Apartments: Road Theatre Christmas

The annual toy drive sponsored by The Road Theatre took place just before the holidays, with the Roadies generously providing toys for the kids, gift cards for the for the teens, and a visit from Santa Claus for the the … Continue reading

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