Season 3 of Dancing With the Oak Crest Stars Premiers This Week

Ten couples to participate for 2012 top honors; three-performance event supports Oak Crest Benevolent Care, Student Scholars Funds

PARKVILLE, MD---Months of practice come down to three sold-out performances at Oak Crest, the Erickson Living retirement community. Ten couples will take the stage for Season 3 of Dancing With the Oak Crest Stars.  Each couple consists of one resident and one staff member, doing everything from the Rumba to the Tango to Disco. The three-performance event supports the Benevolent Care and Student Scholars Funds of Oak Crest. A three-member judges' panel will vote after each performance, and residents and employees will cast their ballots for their favorite dancers through May 30th.  The champions will be announced on WOCV-TV, the in-house television station on Friday, June 1st. WHAT: Dancing With the Oak Crest Stars, Season 3 WHEN: Three Performances: Tuesday, May 8 1:30pm-2:30pm Tuesday, May 8 7:30pm-8:30pm Wednesday, May 9 7:30pm-8:30pm WHERE: Oak Crest retirement community Auditorium-Town Center Clubhouse 8820 Walther Boulevard Baltimore, MD 21234 For more information, please contact Jeff Getek, public affairs manager, at 410-456-9809 or jeffrey.getek@erickson.com. About Oak Crest: Oak Crest, managed and developed by Erickson Living, is a retirement community that provides worry-free living for America's seniors-the country's fastest growing population segment.  Erickson Living's financial value and predictable monthly service fees provide residents across the country financial peace of mind.  Comprehensive health and wellness services, integrated into our continuum of care, lead to demonstrated resident benefits.  A robust complement of resident programs and facilities promote an engaged, fulfilling lifestyle that is reflected in resident satisfaction levels that exceed the industry average.  For more information, please visit www.ericksonliving.com.