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"Proud Land" Rose in Bloom, at the Koi Pond

Roses are Still Blooming!


The seven roses we planted near the Koi Pond are growing great, thanks to lots of sun and water. This mini-rose-garden is the most wheelchair-accessible for our guests using wheelchairs. Thanks to Marlene Bettencourt, for the gift of watching two Monarch Butterflies hatch and fly away. Tomorrow, Saturday, August 26, 10am – 12pm, we a […]

Black & Yellow Butterfly Enjoys a Coneflower

Memory Café in the Garden – This Saturday!


Tomorrow, Saturday, August 19, 10am – 12pm, we a hosting our “Memory Café in the Garden.” We have 10 parking spaces – we’d love to see you! Our memory cafe is inclusive of all caregivers with people impacted by memory hiccups, early-, mid-, or late-stage dementia. We also welcome dementia caregivers who seek comfort and […]

Neila Griffith and Mom Rita Enjoy their Picnic

First Skilled Nursing Facility Group Enjoys Picnic at the Pear Tree Patio


On Friday, August 11, we hosted for the first time a skilled nursing facility group from Masconomet Nursing Center – just 3.2 miles down the road from us. From 11am to 1:30pm the group of 18 (11 residents, 2 Family Caregivers, 2 Activities Staff, 2 CNAs, and 1 Volunteer) enjoyed a picnic at the Pear […]

Monarch Butterfly Enjoys Stargazer Lily

Wheelchair-Accessible Garden Events This Weekend!


Friends: Hope you’re finding ample opportunities for respite and recreation this summer! It was fun trying to capture this Monarch Butterfly in a few photos. Join us this weekend for: Saturday, 10am – 12pm: Memory Café in the Garden. Sunday, 11am – 2pm: Sunday Stroll Our Memory Café intention is to offer inclusive socialization and […]

2017 (1/1 to 7/15) Programs & Participation Growth


This past week I had a chance to analyze 2017 year-to-date data about our Sunday Stroll, Memory Café, Support Groups, and Individual Support Programs. This year, we have separated the Sunday Stroll & Memory Café programs, to better serve two audiences: Sunday Stroll on Sundays, once-a-month, serves wheelchair-users with care-partners; Memory Café, most Saturdays, serves […]

2016 Sunday Stroll & Memory Café Program


This past week I had a chance to analyze 2016 data about our Sunday Stroll & Memory Café Program. In 2016, we offered a Sunday Stroll & Memory Café, once-a-month, on a Sunday, 11am – 2pm. It was our fourth year to offer a Sunday Stroll and our second year to include a Memory Café […]