Upcoming Events and Activities Calendars

We believe that everyday can be a celebration of life! That’s why we’re deeply dedicated to keeping residents socially engaged through an extensive array of enjoyable programs. Whether pursuing life-long hobbies with friends or joining fellow residents for daily activities, everyone at Arcadia Gardens Retirement Hotel gets to follow their bliss.

Every Monday & Wednesday
Gentle Tai-Chi Exercise 9:30 am
Residents perform gentle Tai-Chi movements from their chairs with instructors from California Tai-Chi. This system of exercise helps residents to lower stress, stay limber and increase mobility.

Every Thursday
Balance & Fall Prevention Exercise class with Fortanasce Physical Therapy instructor 2:15 pm
This very important class helps residents stay strong, stretched and most importantly to maintain strong balance.

Every Monday
Piano with GIL! 3:15 pm – 4:15 pm
Fantastic performances from one of our favorite performers – Gil Gundersen. Gil performs around Pasadena and the San Gabriel Valley at many eclectic cafes, & restaurants and we are so lucky to have him here with us every Monday.

3rd Monday of the month
Inspirational thoughts with Connie Scolinos 10:30 am
Connie facilitates a very special devotional time spent discussing the Bible, and many inspirational sources. Residents enjoy this time of reflection & the uplifting, inspirational nature of this special activity.

Every Monday
Gaming Time 10:30 am in the Oval Room
We are starting off with dominoes, as we explore different and new games. Dominoes is a fun, social game, and helps keep your brain stimulated. Come play “Mexican Train” with friends and neighbors.

Tuesdays, 3:30 pm
Canvas Creations with Rick
Residents are guided as they create wonderful works of art – still lifes, portraits, etc using various painting techniques

Fridays, 6:30 pm
Twilight Guitar with Rick
Rick plays a variety of styles of music on guitar for residents every Friday evening in the Oval Room.

Every Thursday – 2:15 pm
Balance & Fall Prevention Exercise class with Fortanasce Physical Therapy instructor
This very important class helps residents stay strong, stretched and most importantly to maintain strong balance.

Jazz Jam Trio – Jazz & Classical Piano Performance
Happy Hour- Meet & Greet
Jeffrey & Melissa Van brother and sister duo, perform both jazz and classical Music along with Rick Stubbs from the Activities Dept. for residents as they dine during the lunch hour.

3rd Monday of the month – 10:30 a.m.
Inspirational thoughts with Connie Scolinos
Connie facilitates a very special devotional time spent discussing the Bible, and many inspirational sources. Residents enjoy this time of reflection & the uplifting, inspirational nature of this special activity.

August Events

Summer Concert #2 – Ballet De Sally Savedra – Folklorico Dancers
Come see a beautiful Folklorico performance from this amazing colorful group. Once again out by the pool under the Summer stars. Refreshments served.

Mondays, 3:15 – 4:15
Piano with GIL!
Fantastic performances from one of our favorite performers – Gil Gundersen. Gil performs around Pasadena and the San Gabriel Valley at many eclectic cafes, & restaurants and we are so lucky to have him here with us every Monday.

Mondays, 3:15 – 4:15
Piano with GIL!
Fantastic performances from one of our favorite performers – Gil Gundersen. Gil performs around Pasadena and the San Gabriel Valley at many eclectic cafes, & restaurants and we are so lucky to have him here with us every Monday.
*Mexican Train- dominoes will meet in the Winner’s Circle

Every Monday & Wednesday 9:30 am
Gentle Tai Chi Exercise
Residents perform gentle Tai-Chi movements from their chairs with instructors from California Tai-Chi. This system of exercise helps residents to lower stress, stay limber and increase mobility.

Tuesdays 3:30 pm
Canvas Creations with Rick
Residents are guided as they create wonderful works of art – still lives, portraits, etc. using various painting techniques.

Thursdays, 9:15 am
Stronger Seniors workout with Sheila
Residents participate in a Chair exercise class with Sheila – some light weightlifting, and a full body workout & stretch session.

2nd & 4th Tuesdays of the month. 9:30 am
Walking at the Mall
Residents walk at the Santa Anita Mall with activities staff for 30 minutes. A great way to get out with the reassurance and security that residents can walk with safety, amongst friends.

Tues. July 10 & 24 – 9:30 am
BUNCO with Debbie
Bunco Time is fun for all. This is a great game, time to socialize, laugh and have some fun. Residents LOVE their Bunco games.

Tues. July 10 & 24 – 9:30 am
BUNCO with Debbie
Bunco Time is fun for all. This is a great game, time to socialize, laugh and have some fun. Residents LOVE their Bunco games.

Tues., Aug. 14 – 10:30 am
Adventures with Doug
Join Doug for an adventure as we go armchair traveling. Each month we will travel to an exciting and interesting destination.

Wed. Aug. 15 – 6:30 pm
Summer Concert #3 “Two for the Show”
Another evening outdoors with some great entertainment from this dynamic duo. We hope to see you Poolside. Refreshments will be served.

Fridays 6:30 pm
Twilight Guitar with Rick
Rick plays a variety of styles of music on guitar for residents every Friday evening in the Oval Room.

2nd Thursday of every Month – Thurs. Aug. 9 – 3:15pm Oval Room
Resident Council Meeting
Resident meet to discuss business, concerns, ideas, etc.

Thurs. Aug. 9 – 10:00 am
Shopping Outing to 99 Cent Store
Make your shopping list and let’s head to the 99 Cent Store for all your favorite items & necessities.

Every Thursday – 2:15 pm
Balance & Fall Prevention Exercise class with Fortanasce Physical Therapy instructor
This very important class helps residents stay strong, stretched and most importantly to maintain strong balance.

3rd Monday of the month – 10:30 a.m.
Inspirational thoughts with Connie Scolinos
Connie facilitates a very special devotional time spent discussing the Bible, and many inspirational sources. Residents enjoy this time of reflection & the uplifting, inspirational nature of this special activity.

3rd Tuesday of the month 3:30 pm
Reminiscence Group Talk
A group chat that focuses on reminiscing. Stories, memories etc., our residents would like to share with on another.

Thurs., Aug. 16 – 5:00 pm
Birthday Celebration
A celebration for all our residents who have their birthdays this month. We have cake and entertainment with a variety of performers in the Dining Room. Entertainer, to be announced.

Fri. Aug. 17 – 3:30 pm – Oval Room
Happy Hour- Meet & Greet
A great opportunity for residents to visit and socialize with their fellow neighbors and friends. This month we will have a special Happy Hour where we focus on meeting all of our NEW Residents!
Musical Performer, Wine, Hors D’oeuvres

Wed. Aug. 29 – 6:30 pm
Summer Concert #4 “Banjo Buddies”
Come out once again this month for another spectacular Summer Concert , Poolside with one of our favorites- “Banjo Buddies”

Thurs. Aug. 30 – 10:30 am
Outing- Terranea Resort Palos Verdes, Nelsons Restaurant
This will be a fantastic outing to the gorgeous Terranea resort. We will have lunch at the casual, ocean-side Nelson’s restaurant, which is named after Lloyd Bridges character, Mike Nelson, from the popular television show “Sea Hunt” that ran from 1958 – 1961.

Thursday, Aug. 31 – 1:45 p.m.
Bingo Prize Party
Fun times at our Bingo Prize Party with fun gifts for each winner. Come join the fun!

Friday, Aug. 31 – 3:00pm – 4:30pm
Big Dance Party with The Time Machine
Enjoy the company of one another, dance, or watch dancers at the Big Dance Party with the Time Machine located in the penthouse. Refreshments will be served.

Thank you.
The Activities Team at Arcadia Gardens Retirement Hotel

August