What is luck anyway?


Mar 16, 2018 , ,

The legend of St. Patrick is celebrated every year on March 17. Images of four-leafed clovers, leprechauns, and pots of gold decorate festive gathering places as revelers wish the “luck of the Irish” to one another. But do you really have to be Irish to be lucky? According to a video hosted on the YouTube […]

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Game on, Sports Fans!


Mar 01, 2018 , ,

March is the month for sports. The end of winter is in sight, plants begin to sprout, and the days become sunnier and warmer. In February, the two biggest sporting events drew millions of people to their television sets: the Super Bowl and the 2018 Winter Olympic Games. Athletes prepare for these competitions their entire […]

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Bless Your Heart


Feb 25, 2018 , ,

February is often artistically expressed with cherubs and lace and little pink or red hearts. February is also American Heart Month, which is a perfect time to focus on the muscle central to a happy and full life, our hearts. Heart disease is a leading cause of death for men and women, according to the […]

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Your Real-Life Social Network


Feb 10, 2018 , ,

There are literally hundreds of ways to connect with people nowadays, thanks to technology. You can tweet, snap, like, post, share, and pin your way to connecting with possibly millions of people around the world in an instant. Those interactions can keep us occupied for a while, but they are different than the kinds of […]

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Joy in the Journey – Goal Setting for Seniors


Jan 12, 2018 , ,

According to Carrie Robertson, Research & Community Education, Chicago Methodist Senior Services, as stated in her blog post Goal Setting – Important at Any Age, “Adults that are in or approaching retirement might think they’ve already reached their destination, and therefore won’t really benefit from goals anymore. While you may have reached your retirement destination, […]

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2017 Rock-A-Thon


Aug 11, 2017

Arabella of Athens 2017 Rock-A-Thon Details: Please make all donation checks payable to the Alzheimer’s Coalition.   Lunch and Dinner will be available Arabella of Athens will be selling Burger boxed meals for $5. The boxed meals will include a burger, all the fixin’s, chips, and a dessert. Burger boxed meals will be available from […]

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Celebrating a lifetime of artistry


Jun 27, 2017

On June 14, Arabella of Athens resident Vivian Brownell and her works of art took center stage at the 211 Gallery in Athens for her Civitas Miracle Moment. Ms. Brownell was born in Painted Post, NY, the third of four girls. While in high school, Vivian meet her sweetheart, Wayne, who would ultimately become her […]

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Arabella of Athens: April 2016 Newsletters & Calendars


Apr 04, 2016

April is here! Our April 2016 newsletter and calendars are now posted, make sure to download yours today for a guide to our fun activities and events this month! We’re excited for warmer weather, greener outdoors, and preparations for our annual Mother’s Day Tea coming up in May! How are you celebrating Mother’s Day? We’d […]

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Arabella of Athens: March 2016 Newsletter & Calendars


Mar 09, 2016

Happy early St. Patrick’s Day from Arabella of Athens! Arabella is “lucky” to have such amazing residents. Take a look at our March newsletter and download your monthly calendar of events below! Click on the images below to download the full files (PDFs):   Assisted Living March Calendar:   Memory Care March Calendar:    

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Arabella of Athens Newsletter: February 2016


Jan 26, 2016

Arabella of Athen’s February newsletter is now out! First off, congratulations to our newly elected Assisted Living Resident Council Officers. You’ll all do a wonderful job at representing the voice of our residents. Also, this month is National Heart Month, and to honor The American Heart Association’s “Go Red for Women” campaign, we’ve included some […]

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