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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. …

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 magazine Location: Quarry Hill In Myanmar (formerly Burma), villagers spin lotus stalks into a unique fiber …
From the community
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, …

Diabetes

By quarryhill on Sept. 27, 2012, at 3:22 p.m.
Monday, Oct. 29, 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 …
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The Beat Goes On – Heart Failure Class Series to be Held at Quarry Hill

By quarryhill on Sept. 10, 2012, at 10:42 a.m.
Presented by the staff of the Cardiac Rehab at Pen Bay Medical Center Were you recently diagnosed with heart failure? Have you been living with heart failure for quite awhile? Want to learn skills to help you better manage your condition or connect with others who have heart failure? If …

The Beat Goes On – Heart Failure Class Series

By quarryhill on Sept. 10, 2012, at 10:41 a.m.
Thursday, Sept. 27, 2012 1 p.m. to 1 p.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 Presented by the staff of the Cardiac Rehab at Pen Bay Medical Center Were you recently diagnosed with heart failure? …

Quarry Hill Open House – Assisted Living

By quarryhill on Sept. 06, 2012, at 2:45 p.m.
Monday, Sept. 10, 2012 3 p.m. to 3 p.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 Quarry Hill invites area families to learn more about the benefits of assisted living by taking part in an Assisted …

Strategies for Coping Successfully with a Chronic Condition

By quarryhill on Sept. 06, 2012, at 2:42 p.m.
Monday, Sept. 24, 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 Presented by Linda Zeigler, RN and Wendelanne Augunas, LCPC, co-directors of Pen Bay Healthcare’s Picker Family Resource Center Get an …

The Savvy Caregiver Series Offers Support for Family Caregivers

By quarryhill on Sept. 05, 2012, at 11:13 a.m.
Monday, Sept. 10, 2012 3 p.m. to 3 p.m. Location: Anderson Inn at Quarry Hill, 30 Community Drive (Off Rt. 1), Camden, Maine For more information: Elizabeth Crawford; 1-800-282-0764 ext. 139; quarryhill.org/news-and-events Quarry Hill and Spectrum Generations are teaming up to present The Savvy Caregiver™, a free training program designed …

Quarry Hill Summer Art Exhibit

By quarryhill on July 09, 2012, at 1:22 p.m.
Friday, Aug. 10, 2012 2 p.m. to 2 p.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 Quarry Hill is pleased to once again host a Summer Art Exhibit. As in years past, the exhibit will feature …

Annual Quarry Hill Yard Sale

By quarryhill on July 09, 2012, at 12:21 p.m.
Saturday, July 21, 2012 8 a.m. to 8 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 Big yard sale with lots of great finds, including furniture, books, electronics, glassware, baked goods, and much more. Rain or …
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Dreaming in Chocolate

By quarryhill on June 21, 2012, at 4:03 p.m.
Presented by Kate Shaffer, award-winning chocolatier, author and owner of Black Dinah Chocolatiers Don’t miss this swoon-worthy talk-and-taste starring Isle au Haut’s Shaffer, named one of the ten best chocolatiers in North America by Dessert Professional magazine. Bring your holiday gift list! To-die-for sweets, plus signed copies of Shaffer’s Desserted: …
 
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