Fun-Filled Friday at the Willows


Fun-Filled Friday at the Willows

April 30th, 2019

We had a fun-filled Friday at the Willows! We spent the morning visiting with doggie visitors Ladybug and Lucy, and in the afternoon we enjoyed listening to Michael Riddle sing and play the guitar to a great variety of songs.

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Dogs, music, and more!

September 5th, 2018

The past few weeks have been full of dogs, music, and more!

Solomon

Solomon recently celebrated a birthday and had fun catching his new frisbee. Solomon visits every Wednesday and brightens many residents’ days.

 

Entertainment

Paul and John provided great entertainment for our residents. It was fun to hear the duo play so many of the residents’ favorite songs on the trombone and keyboard.

 

Ladybug

Ladybug always brings out lots of smiles with her monthly visits!

 

BBQ

We enjoyed one last summertime barbecue today. Thank you to all the families who joined us!

 

KAYR Tones

Husband and wife, Allan and Yana Reko, of KAYR Tones performed for our residents. They enjoyed the duo’s variety of songs and were given many opportunities to sing along into the microphone. The show was enjoyed by all!

 

Painting

For some of our residents, painting is a favorite pastime. We enjoy the time together.

 

Chia

Marian had a great time holding this Brussels Griffon – both she and Chia quickly found friendship with each other.

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Art, Music, and Dogs

June 18th, 2018

We had a wonderful few weeks full of art, music, and dogs!

Memorial Day Stars

The residents were busy cutting out salt dough stars back in May. With the help of our talented volunteers, we painted stars in patriotic red, white, and blue to decorate our table vases for Memorial Day.

 

Therapy Dogs

Our therapy dogs brighten many faces at the Willows of Arbor Lakes with their visits!

 

Mark Stillman

We always love listening to Mark Stillman play the accordion. He never fails to get us tapping our toes or clapping our hands!

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Fun Activities

April 30th, 2018

The Willows of Arbor Lakes had some fun activities over the past few weeks!

April Birthdays

We recently celebrated April birthdays at the Willows of Arbor Lakes with entertainment from Randy Rolloff. Happy Birthday to Don, Reuven, and Mary!

 

Dale Martell

Dale Martell provided toe-tapping bluegrass, folk, and American roots music last week. Not only did he have all the residents singing along, but he gave a brief history of the songs he played as well.

 

Noodle Ball

Having fun with noodle ball!

 

Volunteers

We have wonderful volunteers that make the Willows of Arbor Lakes a great place to live. Here are photos from recent visits from Living Word Christian Center‘s music and homeschool groups, as well as North Star Therapy Animals.

 

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December Fun

December 21st, 2017

The residents have been busy this month with various Christmas crafting and baking activities. They have also enjoyed relaxing with our therapy dogs as well. We are always thankful for the many community volunteers who brighten our days at the Willows of Arbor Lakes.

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Solomon

December 12th, 2017

We are excited to welcome a new therapy dog to the Willows. Solomon, a 6-year-old Bearded Collie, and his owner, Kathy, are going to be visiting the Willows of Arbor Lakes every Wednesday. The tenants are thrilled and light up when they see him.

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Tobie and Sophie Visit

October 21st, 2016

We have been enjoying visits from golden retrievers Tobie and Sophie at the Willows!

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Visits with Breeze

July 28th, 2016

We enjoyed another visit with Breeze the therapy dog on July 26.

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Breeze the Dog

June 14th, 2016

Every other Tuesday, we enjoy visits from Breeze the therapy dog and his owner, Mary. Here are some photos from Breeze’s last visit to Willows of Arbor Lakes Senior Living!Breeze the Therapy Dog, Willows of Arbor Lakes Senior Living, Maple Grove, MN Breeze the Therapy Dog, Willows of Arbor Lakes Senior Living, Maple Grove, MN Breeze the Therapy Dog, Willows of Arbor Lakes Senior Living, Maple Grove, MN Breeze the Therapy Dog, Willows of Arbor Lakes Senior Living, Maple Grove, MN Breeze the Therapy Dog, Willows of Arbor Lakes Senior Living, Maple Grove, MN

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