Category: Around the Communities
As a faith based, Christian organization, UMC takes special pride in recognizing both the historical, and the ongoing achievements of Black Americans. It was only in 1976 that President Gerald R. Ford officially recognized what had already become Black History Month in many cities and colleges, calling upon the public to “seize the opportunity to… Continue reading United Methodist Communities Celebrates Black History Month
Dr. Seuss once said, “The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you’ll go.” And we agree! Reading is a way of experiencing the world; it’s a great opportunity to learn about new cultures, new countries and even new planets. Reading also supports mental… Continue reading 4 Reasons to Join a Senior Book Club
One of the best-kept secrets about Ocean City, New Jersey is that it has so much to offer even in the coldest and quietest months of the year. Year-round activity makes it such a great place for seniors and families, and also for residents at The Shores, one of the best assisted living communities in… Continue reading The Jersey Shore in November – Still Active!
As an assisted living community in Gloucester County, we know exactly how much everyone is being inundated with COVID-19 information, tips, and news. While it’s important to stay safe and sanitize, there are also some myths and exaggerations making the rounds that have made folks a bit panicky. It’s important to know what’s real and… Continue reading 3 Unlikely Ways to Catch COVID-19
The Skylands Christmas Light Show & Christmas Village – Sussex County is host to one of the best Christmas villages and light shows in the state! Admission to the outdoor village is free and the light show costs $20 per car. This event features more than 2 million lights along a mile-long drive, Santa’s… Continue reading 5 Festive Events All Around Town for Seniors and Families!