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Activities – August 2018

September 17th, 2018

This month started with a tombola on the first Sunday of the month which went really well, the monies going to entertainment. We had one of the residents’ firm favourites ‘Mood Swing’ perform for us with families and friends invited.

Enjoying Mood Swing’s performance

We also had a country band ‘Molases’ perform, a member of the band is Peter from Rhonas sister, another enjoyable day for our residents with drinks and snacks for everyone.

 

 

 

 

 

Apart from Dill, Gerard and Joan celebrating their birthdays with a party, we had Violet from Marillac celebrating her 100th Birthday! 

Violet’s 100th Birthday!

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Our trips out this month have been to pub lunches and shopping trips.

Our Social yet again is going well with fish and chips being a firm favourite.

Ready for fish and chips.

 

Sisters from our community are now coming along and residents are enjoying their company, especially at the Quiz.
All our everyday activities are still going well with Book Club creating a lot of debate on the Princess Diana book also armchair exercise, bingo, crosswords and Quizzes being popular.

Activities – July 2018

August 22nd, 2018

 This month we started by celebrating 4th of July with a garden day with lemonade floats, pancakes, apple pies and donoughts with our own singalong.

We also had entertainment this month with songs from different musicals.

Alder Hey invited Mary from Vincent house to celebrate 70 years of the NHS, which Mary appeared to enjoy, Mary was made guest of honour, to take part in cutting 70th anniversary cake and was presented with a lovely bouquet.

Our trips out this month have been to parks with a packed lunch, shopping trips and pub lunches whilst we are still enjoying the nice weather!

We also celebrated 50 years of sister Collette being in her order with afternoon on Greenside with her friends and Sisters from here.

We also had a table top sale this month which went very well with bargains galore!

Our Social this month went well and this month we had special guests – our Community of Sisters attended and our Residents were delighted over this.

Our everyday activities are still up and running and are all going well.

 

Activities – June 2018

July 22nd, 2018

This month we had t he return of a couple of our Residents favourite choirs – Alder Hey choir and the Pastoral Ladies choir.  As usual these where are big success and thoroughly enjoyed by all those who attended.

Students from St Edwards are still coming in to spend time with out Residents and this month have been playing bingo and charades and some students have even been playing the piano for our Residents. 

In honour of Alzheimer’s day we had a cup cake day and we raffled a LARGE cup cake with all the proceeds to go to the Alzheimer’s Society to help them with the wonderful work they do. 

As the World Cup started in June we decorated the Market Place with bunting and we had our own sweep on the go, this seemed popular with our Residents – especially our male Residents!

As usual we have continued our trips and this month we went to Sefton Park (whilst this wonderful weather continues) and went to the CafĂ© at St Vincent’s School for our lunch!  We continue with our everyday activities which our Residents enjoy which includes book club, knitting club, bingo, quizzes and arm chair exercise.