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Pumpkin Fest 2019

21

Oct 2019

Pumpkin Fest 2019

Once again, another incredible Pumpkin Fest! This year’s Pumpkin Fest was bigger and better than ever! We had upwards of 15,000 people in attendance! There were new attractions this year like: The MEGA Waterslide, Pony Rides, a Petting Zoo, a Magic Show, and a raffle for a new car! Live bands were playing throughout the day and the delicious food was provided by our hard-working...

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Husking Corn and Having Fun!

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Aug 2019

Husking Corn and Having Fun!

Work is fun for our residents here at The Middletown Home! For the next several weeks, we will be cleaning corn to get ready to make our famous Pumpkin Fest Chicken Corn Soup. The residents are happy to jump in and help with lots of different tasks which benefit the home, especially when it involves cooking or baking. Our famous Pumpkin Fest Chicken Corn Soup...

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Time Flies when You’re Having Fun!

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Jun 2019

Time Flies when You’re Having Fun!

What a month here at the Middletown Home! Our residents have been as busy as ever. The spring and summer months are full of trips, events, and adventures all over! Here are just a few of the recent happenings from the Middletown Home….First up was our trip to Washington DC. We took a bus of our veterans down to see the monuments. It’s a very...

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Student Living Program – Beth

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May 2019

Student Living Program – Beth

Beth is one of our students living at the Middletown Home. That’s right! Beth is a college student at Penn State who lives and now also works at the Middletown Home! This year, Beth will be a junior Biology major with hopes to someday be a Geriatrics Doctor. She is the Vice President of the Health and Science Club, a teaching assistance for chemistry students,...

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Celebrating Mother’s Day Brunch 2019

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May 2019

Celebrating Mother’s Day Brunch 2019

We could not have asked for a better day for our Mother’s Day Brunch this year! After a rainy week, we all had our fingers crossed that we might see some sunshine on Sunday. We lucked out and had a gorgeous spring day! Our flower sale included more flowers than ever before, over 300 flower baskets. The kitchen staff put together an expansive buffet brunch...

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5 Ways to Maintain a Relationship When Your Spouse is in Personal Care

10

Oct 2017

5 Ways to Maintain a Relationship When Your Spouse is in Personal Care

On many occasions a spouse is widowed when the time comes for him or her to move into a personal care facility. In other instances a married couple will choose to move into an independent living apartment together. However, there are some scenarios in which a married couple needs to be separates, as one spouse moves into a personal care facility while the other spouse...

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Senior man making expression

10

May 2017

5 Excuses We Need to Stop Using for Not Visiting a Loved One

In the hustle and bustle of day to day life, it can be easy to get caught up in our own to-do list. When we finally do have free time, we most often just want to relax or spend it doing a hobby we enjoy. This cycle can lead to making excuses as to why you don’t want to or don’t need to visit an...

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