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Residents here find there is always a new adventure just outside their door or a short ride away with our scheduled transportation. Treat yourself to on-site musical and theater performances, health and wellness speakers and a multitude of off-site events…come experience the fun and friendship for yourself. Browse the refreshingly interesting events on this website then RSVP right here online. It's that easy.
Health Fair Sponsored by The Pines at Whiting & Bayada Home Health Care
Thursday, September 14th 2017 - 10:00 am to 2:00 pm
When your health is in harmony, you can enjoy life at its fullest. Learn about Medicare open enrollment and how to plan for a healthy future. Find out how to connect with your family online. Watch fitness demonstrations and enjoy healthy snacks from our dietician. We'll have brain games, hearing screenings, blood pressure checks, occupational therapy assessments and more. Flu shots will be available for those who bring their Medicare/insurance card. And you can even make a canine friend, thanks to Caregiver Volunteers of Central Jersey therapy dogs.
The Power of Music
Wednesday, September 20th 2017 - 11:00 am
Enjoy fascinating insights on the power of music and your brain health. It may suprise you to discover why music is sometimes the best medicine. This fun and informative talk includes an interactive journey through the decades of your favorite melodies. Don' tmiss this one.
Speaker Fran Panella manages the Caregiver Volunteers of Central Jersey Alzheimer's Respite Care Program and was the former Associate Director for the Alzheimer's Association's Greater NJ Chapter. She has 20 years of experience in geriatric nursing, dementia care and education.
Lunch to follow.
An Evening with the Nocturnes Big Band
Saturday, September 30th 2017 - 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
That timeless, swinging jazz sound of the Big Band Era comes alive whenever the Nocturnes Big Band takes the stage. Dance or just sit back and listen to original scores from teh 40s to the present. Relive the memories of classics made famous by Count Basie, Glenn Miller, Duke Ellington, Harry James, Benny Goodman, Ray Anthony, Tommy Dorsey, Artie Shaw, Stan Kenton, Henry Mancini, the Gershwin brothers and more. The variety never stops - with arrangements including swing, jive, slow melodic ballads, Latin, Bossa Nova, and classic Rock & Roll.
This fun evening includes dancing and light hors d'oeuvres.
CCRC 101: A Community in Harmony
Wednesday, October 18th 2017 - 11:00 am
A Continuing Care Retirment Community (CCRC) is a community in harmony, one that fits residents like a glove. It's a community with people your age and friends with your interests. Best of all, it's an environment that continuously adapts to your healthcare needs. In this low-key presentation, Wendy Harshaw from The Pines at Whithing, will outline the advantages, including The Pines' remarkable Life Care plan that guarantees healthcare for life. There's no sales pitch - just a fun and easy way to learn more.
Lunch to follow.