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.

Mondays & Fridays at 10:30 am
Gaming Time
We are starting off with dominos, 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.
Mondays & Fridays at 10:30 various games as announced
*Mexican Train- dominoes will meet in the Winner’s Circle

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

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.

Thursdays, 9:15 am.
Stronger Seniors workout with Sheila & Good Ol’ Rock n’ Roll Workout
Residents participate in a Chair exercise class with Sheila – some light weightlifting, and a full body workout & stretch session. Every other Thursday is a workout where our residents groove to the good ‘ol sounds of Rock n’ Roll

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.

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.
This activity will resume in the Fall.

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.

2nd Thursday of every Month
Resident Council Meeting
Residents meet to discuss business, concerns, ideas, etc.
Thurs. Oct. 10th – 3:15 pm, Oval Room

3rd Thursday of every month – 5:15 p.m. Dining Room
Monthly Birthday Party Celebration
We will celebrate & honor all our residents who have a birthday during the month at a festive dinner with entertainment to be announced.

November Events

Tues. Oct. 1, 15, 29 – 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.

Fri. Nov. 1st – Oval Room
Classical Piano Concert with The Van’s
Jeffrey & Melissa Van will perform for us. Delightful classical music on piano .

Fri., Nov. 8 – 5:15pm
Veteran’s Dinner Banquet
We honor our veterans in a special ceremony of thanks with formal seating, live patriotic music, a flag ceremony, the reading of each branch’s names and words of appreciation. Military Color Guard & Boy Scouts Troop Flag Ceremony. Dinner time – Thurs. Nov. 9, 5:00 – 6:00 pm Dining Room.

Mondays, Sept. 7th & 28th 10:30 a.m. Game Room
Craft Time
We will be making seasonal crafts. A fun time to be creative & visit with fellow residents and friends. The type of craft will be announced.

Tues. Nov. 12 – Oval Room
Adventures with Doug
Doug Join Doug for an adventure as we go armchair traveling. Each month we will travel to an exciting and interesting destination.

Tues., Oct. 8 – 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.

Thurs. Nov. 14 – 3:15 pm, Oval Room
Resident Council Meeting
Residents meet to discuss business, concerns, ideas, etc.
Resident Council president is present and minutes are
2nd Thursday of every Month.

1st & 3rd Tuesday – 10:30 am
Sing Live with Leon!
Leon entertains the residents – favorite songs the residents can join in with, dance to and have a great time!

Thurs. Nov. 21 – 10:00 am
Outing – Shopping Trip to Walmart
Get those lists ready for all your items. Time to stock up on the essentials at Walmart.

November 26 – 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.

Taffy’s Baskets
Traveling boutique, Taffy’s baskets has delightful fun accessories, jewelry, toys, seasonal gifts and more. Residents can shop for the upcoming holidays.

Wed. Nov 27, 11:00 am
Outing- El Monte Airport & Annia’s Kitchen
A fun trip to the El Monte Airport to watch the planes take off as we dine for lunch at Annia’ Kitchen.

Thurs. Nov. 28 12:30pm. Dining Room
Thanksgiving Day Meal/Luncheon-
AA traditional Thanksgiving meal will be served with ALL the trimmings. Musical performance by violinis Armen Mangasaryan.

Friday, Nov. 29th – 3:00pm – 4:30pm
End of the Month Dance Party with The Time Machine
Enjoy the company of one another, dance, or watch dancers at the Big Dance Party with music by the Time Machine located in the Penthouse. Refreshments will be served.

Thank you.
The Activities Team at Arcadia Gardens Retirement Hotel

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