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.
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
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 Staff
Residents participate in a Chair exercise class with Staff – some light weightlifting, and a full body workout & stretch session.
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.
Fourth of July Door & Balcony Decorating Contest
Who will WIN this year? Our Annual Patriotic Door decorating contest will be in full swing. Judging on July 3rd & 4th. Winner announced at Lunch on the FOURTH. (Make sure to follow all patio décor rules).
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!
Thurs., July 4 ~ 12 Noon Dining Room
Lunchtime Festivities & Celebration
Let’s celebrate the U.S.A – this great country of ours!
A delicious All-American meal and fun festivities for our residents to celebrate summer & Independence Day! Make sure to wear your Red,White & Blue!
The Time Machine performs
Mon. July 8 – 11:00 am
A unique traveling boutique with accessories, plush toys, gift-baskets, clothing and more…..
Thurs., Jun. 11 – 10:00 am
Outing – Shopping Trip to Walmart
We will go to Walmart. Get your lists ready to do some shopping.
1st & 3rd Tuesdays – 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!
Tues., July 9 – 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.
Tues. July 9 & 23rd – 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.
Friday, July 12 – 11:00am
Beautiful costume jewelry, bags, accessories, etc
Wednesday, July17 – 6:30 pm
First of the Summer Concert Series by the POOL
Our 1st installment of the summer concerts is destined to be great. Folklorico dancers – Ballet de Sally Savedra will perform. A colorful, energetic group. We are very excited, and know we will have a delightful time out under the stars.
Friday, July 26 – 1:30 p.m. Game Room
Bingo Prize Party
Fun times at our Bingo Prize Party with fun gifts for each winner of every game!! Come join the fun!
Friday, July 26 – 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.
The Activities Team at Arcadia Gardens Retirement Hotel