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Yellow Dot Safety Program Enrollment

By quarryhill on Oct. 10, 2013, at 10:23 a.m.
Thursday, Oct. 10, 2013 2:22 p.m. to 2:22 p.m. Location: Anderson Inn at Quarry Hill, 30 Community Drive, Camden, ME-Maine For more information: Devon Smith; 207-230-6114; quarryhill.org/news-and-events Area drivers who want to sign up for the nationwide safety initiative known as the Yellow Dot Program may stop by to fill …

Insomnia and Sleep Disorders

By quarryhill on Sept. 06, 2013, at 10:02 a.m.
Monday, Nov. 4, 2013 10:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Location: Anderson Inn at Quarry Hill, 30 Community Drive, Camden, Maine For more information: Devon Smith; 207-230-6114; quarryhill.org/news-and-events Presented by Cindy Roth, RPSGT, RT, lead sleep technician, Center for Sleep Medicine, Pen Bay HealthcareStory continues below advertisement. Going Strong, Quarry Hill’s …

Celebrating Solstice Through Song and Story

By quarryhill on Sept. 06, 2013, at 10:01 a.m.
Wednesday, Dec. 18, 2013 10:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Location: Anderson Inn at Quarry Hill, 30 Community Drive, Camden, Maine For more information: Devon Smith; 207-230-6114; quarryhill.org/news-and-events Snow date: Thursday, December 19Story continues below advertisement. Presented by Jennifer Armstrong, musical storyteller People everywhere have long marked the Winter Solstice with …

Understanding Palliative Medicine

By quarryhill on Sept. 06, 2013, at 9:58 a.m.
Wednesday, Nov. 20, 2013 1 p.m. to 1 p.m. Location: Camden Public Library, Atlantic Avenue, Camden, Maine For more information: Devon Smith; 207-230-6114; quarryhill.org/news-and-events Presented by Ira Mandel, MD, MPH, medical director, Pen Bay Healthcare Hospice and Palliative Care ProgramStory continues below advertisement. Palliative medicine, the medical component of palliative …

An Herbal Revolution

By quarryhill on Sept. 06, 2013, at 9:55 a.m.
Wednesday, Oct. 16, 2013 10:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Location: Anderson Inn at Quarry Hill, 30 Community Drive, Camden, Maine For more information: Devon Smith; 207-230-6114; quarryhill.org/news-and-events Presented by Katheryn Langelier, community herbalist and owner, Herbal RevolutionStory continues below advertisement. The Lincolnville herbalist brings her gentle “Revolution” to Quarry Hill. …

AARP Driver Safety Course

By quarryhill on Sept. 06, 2013, at 9:43 a.m.
Monday, Oct. 7, 2013 8 a.m. to 8 a.m. Location: Anderson Inn at Quarry Hill, 30 Community Drive, Camden, Maine For more information: Devon Smith; 207-230-6114; quarryhill.org/news-and-events Presented by Paul SheridanStory continues below advertisement. This one-day refresher course is designed for drivers age 50 and better. The course includes lecture, …

Dr. Edwards Presents “Realize Your Life”

By quarryhill on Sept. 06, 2013, at 9:41 a.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 17, 2013 7 p.m. to 7 p.m. Location: Anderson Inn at Quarry Hill, 30 Community Drive, Camden, Maine For more information: 207-596-8950; quarryhill.org/news-and-events Presented by Dr. Neil B. Edwards, psychiatrist and authorStory continues below advertisement. In Dr. Edward’s book, “Realize Your Life,” he teaches readers how to have …

Quarry Hill Open House – Assisted Living

By quarryhill on July 16, 2013, at 1:01 p.m.
Wednesday, Sept. 11, 2013 5 p.m. to 5 p.m. Location: Anderson Inn at Quarry Hill, 30 Community Drive, Camden, Maine For more information: Denise Pease; 207-230-6115; quarryhill.org/news-and-events Quarry Hill, Midcoast Maine’s premier extended care community for adults 55+, invites area families to learn more about the benefits of assisted living …

Quarry Hill’s 11th Anniversary Celebration and Open House

By quarryhill on June 10, 2013, at 11:31 a.m.
Saturday, June 22, 2013 12 p.m. to 12 p.m. Location: Anderson Inn at Quarry Hill, 30 Community Drive, Camden, Maine For more information: Devon Smith; 207-230-6114; quarryhill.org/news-and-events The public is invited to help us celebrate our 11th anniversary.Story continues below advertisement. Come enjoy the food and festivities and get a …

Parkinson’s Group to Celebrate Anniversary

By quarryhill on May 23, 2013, at 4:39 p.m.
Tuesday, Sept. 3, 2013 12 p.m. to 12 p.m. Location: Anderson Inn at Quarry Hill, 30 Community Drive, Camden, Maine For more information: Carol Witham; 207-236-0844; quarryhill.org/news-and-events Forgoing their usual meeting format, members of the area’s Parkinson’s Support Group will throw a party in celebration of the group’s ninth anniversary.Story …

Parkinson’s Group to Consider Benefits of Yoga

By quarryhill on May 23, 2013, at 4:37 p.m.
Tuesday, Aug. 6, 2013 12 p.m. to 12 p.m. Location: Anderson Inn at Quarry Hill, 30 Community Drive, Camden, Maine For more information: Carol Witham; 207-236-0844; quarryhill.org/news-and-events Think yoga and Parkinson’s disease can’t be used in the same sentence? Patti Kristiansen, COTA/L, RYT, will encourage members of the area’s Parkinson’s …

Parkinson’s Group to Hold Annual Social

By quarryhill on May 23, 2013, at 4:34 p.m.
Tuesday, July 2, 2013 12 p.m. to 12 p.m. Location: Anderson Inn at Quarry Hill, 30 Community Drive, Camden, Maine For more information: Carol Witham; 207-236-0844; quarryhill.org/news-and-events The area’s Parkinson’s Support Group will hold its ninth annual indoor barbecue picnic and social gathering. All those living with Parkinson’s disease, as …

Quarry Hill Celebrates National Nursing Home Week

By quarryhill on May 09, 2013, at 2:50 p.m.
CAMDEN, Maine —Treasures from the sea are coming ashore at Quarry Hill as residents and staff members of the Camden older-adult community prepare to celebrate National Nursing Home Week, May 12–18. Anchored by the theme “Building Community by the Sea,” the festivities will include a talk by local author Ray …

Quarry Hill lauds volunteers

By quarryhill on May 08, 2013, at 3:48 p.m.
CAMDEN, Maine — Quarry Hill honored more than 100 area citizens, including dozens of its own residents, at volunteer-recognition events held on April 23 and May 2, at the Camden retirement community’s Anderson Inn. A tradition observed each year in conjunction with National Volunteer Week, the events celebrate those who …

Quarry Hill urging drivers to sign up for safety program

By quarryhill on April 18, 2013, at 2:40 p.m.
CAMDEN, Maine – Quarry Hill is working with the Knox County Sheriff’s Department, local law enforcement, and the Rockport law firm of Briggs & Wholey, LLC, to promote a nationwide safety initiative known as the Yellow Dot program. The program will begin locally on Saturday, April 27, with enrollment events …

Holy Threads: Spinning Gold in Myanmar

By quarryhill on Jan. 30, 2013, at 2:05 p.m.
Wednesday, March 20, 2013 10:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Location: Anderson Inn at Quarry Hill, 30 Community Drive, Camden, Maine For more information: Devon Smith; 207-230-6114; quarryhill.org/news-and-events Presented by Linda Cortright, editor, Wild Fibers magazineStory continues below advertisement. Location: Quarry Hill In Myanmar (formerly Burma), villagers spin lotus stalks into …
Celebrating National Activities Professionals Week, Jan. 20-26, Quarry Hill honored activities staffers Judy Cucinotta, Noreen Clark, and Patty Young (seated); Lisa Payson and Rachel Turner (standing); and Andrea Annis and Megin Chaples (not shown).

Quarry Hill lauds contributions of activities professionals

By quarryhill on Jan. 21, 2013, at 3:52 p.m.
CAMDEN, Maine — One bakes a mean pizza. One got a college degree in shoeing horses. One can whistle as loudly as a tea kettle. One once traveled the Trans-Siberian Railroad. Folks never know which of its collective — and sometimes slightly whacky — talents and experiences Quarry Hill’s activities …

Balance and Falls

By quarryhill on Oct. 31, 2012, at 1:27 p.m.
Monday, Dec. 17, 2012 10:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Location: Anderson Inn at Quarry Hill, 30 Community Drive (Off Rt. 1), Camden, Maine For more information: Devon Smith; 207-230-6114; quarryhill.org/news-and-events Going Strong, Quarry Hill’s series of educational programs devoted to topics in senior health, continues this month with a session …

Chronic Heart Disease

By quarryhill on Oct. 31, 2012, at 1:23 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 19, 2012 10:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Location: Anderson Inn at Quarry Hill, 30 Community Drive (Off Rt. 1), Camden, Maine For more information: Devon Smith; 207-230-6114; quarryhill.org/news-and-events Going Strong, Quarry Hill’s series of educational programs devoted to topics in senior health, continues this month with a session …

AARP Driver Safety Course

By quarryhill on Oct. 01, 2012, at 1:28 p.m.
Monday, Nov. 5, 2012 8:30 a.m. to 8:30 a.m. Location: Anderson Inn at Quarry Hill, 30 Community Drive (Off Rt. 1), Camden, Maine For more information: Devon Smith; 207-230-6114; quarryhill.org/news-and-events Instructor Don Lunt will teach this one-day refresher course, designed for drivers age 50 plus. The course includes lecture, video, …