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Maple Crest has full January calendar

It's a new year...later this week. Here's the Maple Crest Senior Living activities calendar for the first month of 2013.

Open it as an attachment at the bottom of this story.

Elders are moving to Willow Ridge

Elders are beginning to make Willow Ridge Green Houses their homes. The first elders moved to Willow Ridge on Nov. 26. 

Several activities are now taking place at Willow Ridge. Open the attached newsletter to learn about the first Christmas at Willow Ridge.

Merry Christmas from Mennonite Home Communities of Ohio. The first elders moved to Willow Ridge on Nov. 26th. Open the attached newsletter to learn about the first Christmas at Willow Ridge.

Maple Crest-Bluffton residents In SOAP volunteer effort

Maple Crest residents and Bluffton community members joined together in a volunteer effort to help women who may be caught up in human trafficking. 

The SOAP (Save Our Adolescent Prostitutes) volunteer opportunity came out of Crime Victim Services, Lima, through a donation by a resident and her friend, and involved placing red stickers on bars of soap. 

Each sticker had a short series of questions on it concerning being forced to do something or seeing someone potentially in trouble, along with a national hotline number to call for assistance. 

Barberettes pack the house at Maple Crest performance

The Barberettes packed the house at Maple Crest on Dec. 14 for their grand finale Christmas performance of the season. 

Led by pianist Jayne McGarrity, the 20-woman chorus delighted their audience with a wonderful mixture of sacred and secular Christmas favorites. 

Mennonite Home Health and Senior Services has the perfect holiday gift for a senior on your list

Mennonite Home Health and Senior Services, Bluffton, has unveiled the perfect holiday gift for senior family members, according to Darren Lee, director of Maple Crest Senior Living Village.

Gift certificates are available for assistance with housekeeping, running errands, personal care, companionship, pet care, or help with Christmas shopping and present wrapping.

"Our home care assistants can provide a wide range of help to get you or your loved one through this busy holiday season,"  said Lee.

For more details contact MHCO at 419-358-7803.

Holiday music in the air at MMH in December

Holiday music is in the air at the Mennonite Memorial Home in December.  Here are several options for your entertainment.

Saturday, Dec. 8, 10:00 a.m. Piano recital - Deb Niswander's students

Monday, Dec. 10, 6:30 p.m. - "Barberettes", directed by Jayne McGarrity

Thursday, Dec. 13, 6:30 p.m. - Piano recital, Krysti's Music Studio

Monday, Dec. 17, 10:00 a.m. - Cory Rawson second grade Christmas program

December worship leaders announced at MMH

The December  worship schedule at Mennonite Memorial Home, Bluffton, is now available.

Sunday services are at 9:30 a.m. in the MMH chapel.

Sunday, Dec. 2 -  Bill Herr
Sunday, Dec.9 - Tig Intagliata
Sunday, Dec. 16 - Elizabeth McDowell
Sunday, Dec. 23 - Dave Thompson
Sunday, Dec. 30 - Bill Herr

Tuesday services are at 6:30 p.m. in the MMH chapel.

Tuesday, Dec. 4 - Carol Clements, St. John's UCC
Tuesday, Dec. 11 - Tom Dearth, County Line Church of the Brethren
Tuesday, Dec. 18 - Jack Duffy, Ada First Baptist
 

December Maple Crest activity calendar full of holiday events

December is a festive month at Maple Crest Senior Living Village.  The December calendar of events is now available to Icon viewers. It is an attachment at the bottom of this story.

Mennonite Home Health and Senior Services celebrates National Home Care and Hospice Month

The employees at Mennonite Home Health and Senior Services are joining home health care providers across Ohio and the nation in marking November as National Home Care and Hospice Month.

“Home care allows patients to be cared for in the comfort of their own homes, regardless of their medical condition, so that they can be close to their loved ones,” said Kathy Rode R.N., Director of Mennonite Home Health and Senior Services.

These pies take the cake

Maple Crest did it again. It enticed the area's best pie bakers to show off their pie-baking skills during the Nov. 9 pie baking contest. Here's the results. (Watch for a video.)

Best of show
Coconut cream – Alice Leonard

Fruit pies
1st – Apple crisp – Becky Luginbill
2nd – Strawberry rhubarb – Teresa Schaub
3rd – Dutch Apple – Vickie Frysinger

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