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.
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.
2nd Thursday of every Month
Resident Council Meeting
Residents meet to discuss business, concerns, ideas, etc.
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.
Friday , the 3rd of May
Cinco de Mayo Celebration
We will celebrate Cinco de Mayo on Friday , the 3rd of May this year!
With Marchi Los Gallitos performing we will have delicious food and a great time.
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!
Monday, May 6 – 11:00 Hallway / Foyer
Seasonal boutique will be here to offer Easter/Spring clothing , accessories, gift baskets, etc.
Tues. May 14, 28 – 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., Apr. 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.
Sat., May 11 – 12 Noon
Our Annual Mother’s Day Luncheon
We will honor and celebrate all of our mother’s here at Arcadia Gardens. Starting with a fabulous buffet and dynamic entertainers- singer- Jordan Preston and violinist- Armen Mangasaryan.
Outing – The Autry Museum
After having been rained out during our last attempt to visit the Autry Museum, we will finally be going on this month’s outing. We will have lunch at the Crossroads Café, then visit the exhibitions. There are so many great exhibits from Four centuries of Pueblo Pottery, to Art of the west gallery. There is also the Journeys Gallery with the authentic Wells Fargo stage coach, authentic Native American clothing, and an authentic old-time saloon and bar, and a beautiful gun collection.
Friday, May 24 – 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, Mar. 29 – 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