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 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.

Mondays & Fridays at 10:30 am
Gaming Time
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. 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 step-by-step through the process as they create original acrylic paintings from start to finish – still lifes, portraits, etc. using various techniques.

Fridays, 6:30 pm
Twilight Guitar with Rick
Rick sings, tells humorous stories and plays a huge variety of styles of music on virtuoso 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. Jul 11th 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 by Michael Quest.

September Events

Wed. August 7 & 28 – 3:45 pm
*New Activity ~ Karaoke Group Fun
Join us as we sing Karaoke in a group. Boy, what fun we had at our first session. Hope to see you in the Game Room for this fun new activity!

Wed. July 3 – 3:45 pm
*New Activity ~ Karaoke Group Fun
Join us as we sing Karaoke in a group. Boy, what fun we had at our first session. Hope to see you in the Game Room for this fun new activity!

Mondays, Sept. 3rd & 24th 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.

Wednesday Sept. 4- 6:30 pm
Summer Concert Series by the POOL – Concert Number 6
TATJANA! A one woman show & extravaganza. Tatjana will take you on a musical journey from European standards, to some Old-time rock ’n roll with Tina Turner, and others. She is an amazing dancer, performer and truly a great entertainer. Don’t miss this one!! POOLSIDE

Thus. Sept. 5 – 10:00 am
Outing – Shopping Trip to 99 Cent Store
Get those lists ready for all your items. The 99 Cent store carries just about everything!

Tues., Sept. 10 – 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.

Mon. Sept. 16th
Medicare 101
Join John Dickey- a licensed agent ,to get all your questions answered about Medicare Advantage plans, Medicare supplemental plans and more!
Absolutely no commitment.
Oval Room – refreshments served

Wed. Sept. 18 – 5:15 pm Dining Room.
Our Annual LUAU! With Hawaiian Dancers and Music.
More fabulous summer entertainment. Can you say, “ALOHA!?”
Join us as The “Manea Dancers” transport us to the islands for a special evening. Polynesian Dinner.

Tues. Sept. 17 – 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.

3rd & 4th Tuesday (this month) – 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!

Outing – To be announced. Depending on the heat– thank you.

Friday, Sept. 27th – 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