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Here's what's been happening at Fox Run in Novi.

Erickson Living to Hold November 17 Baby Boomers' Aging Parents Tweetchat

Oct 18, 2011
ERICKSON LIVING TO HOLD A NOVEMBER 17 BABY BOOMERS' AGING PARENTS TWEETCHAT TO HELP ADULT CHILDREN OBTAIN INVALUABLE RETIREMENT ADVICE VIA SOCIAL MEDIA NOVI, MI (October 18, 2011)  - A first in the senior housing industry....on November 17, 2011, Erickson Living, the manager of Fox Run in Novi,  is leveraging one of the world's largest social networking and microblogging services (Twitter) to join in a conversation with the adult children of seniors who are looking for important information about retirement living for their parents. This TweetChat is scheduled from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. (Eastern Standard Time), and will include...

Anne Robinson is Named Program Manager for Fox Run's Extended Care Neighborhood

Oct 11, 2011
ANNE ROBINSON IS NAMED PROGRAM MANAGER FOR FOX RUN'S EXTENDED CARE NEIGHBORHOOD NOVI, MI (October 11, 2011) -- Anne Robinson has been named Program Manager for Fox Run's extended care neighborhood in Novi. Robinson will be responsible for leading the transformative journey of creating a community at Renaissance Gardens at Fox Run where persons with cognitive loss can continue to flourish and be actively engaged in meaningful experiences that really matter to them. Prior to joining Fox Run, Anne Robinson, MA, was the Executive Director of Optimal Life Designs in Dementia Care, a non-profit organization known for its creative leadership in designing innovative and quality education programs for health...

Detroit Sports Broadcasters Association Presents its 2011 Ernie Harwell Lifetime Contribution Award to Fox Run Resident John Fountain

Sep 26, 2011
DETROIT SPORTS BROADCASTERS ASSOCIATION PRESENTS ITS 2011ERNIE HARWELL LIFETIME CONTRIBUTION AWARD TO FOX RUN RESIDENT JOHN FOUNTAIN, THE FORMER WEMU PLAY-BY-PLAY VOICE OF EASTERN MICHIGAN UNIVERSITY NOVI, MI (September 26, 2011) - The Detroit Sports Broadcasters Association (DSBA) today presented its 2011 Ernie Harwell Lifetime Conrtibution Award to Fox Run retirement community resident John Fountain, the former  WEMU play-by-play voice of Eastern Michigan University football and basketball.  Fountain received the award - appropriately enough - during an in-studio news broadcast program that aired on Fox Run's closed circuit TV station. George Eichorn, the Execuitive Director of DSBA, presented the award...

Public is Invited to Attend Free Jewish Film Series in October at Fox Run

Sep 26, 2011
PUBLIC IS INVITED TO ATTEND FREE JEWISH FILM SERIES. IN OCTOBER AT FOX RUN; SHOWTIMES ARE SUNDAYS, OCTOBER 2, 9, 16, AND 23, AT 2 P.M.  NOVI, MI (September 22, 2011) - The public is invited to attend a free Jewish Film Series at Fox Run retirement community in Novi during the month of October. Showtimes are Sundays, October 2, 9, 16, and 23, at 2 p.m.,  in the Belmont Performing Arts Center at Fox Run, 41000 Thirteen Mile Road, Novi, MI, 48377.  Seating is limited. To RSVP please email:   Mel.Tansill@Erickson.com The movies, which are sponsored...

Fox Run Dog Parade Set for Saturday, September 24

Sep 21, 2011
IT WILL BE A DOG'S WORLD AT FOX RUN WHEN RESIDENTS AND THIER PETS STROLL THE DOG PARADE RUNWAY SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 24 Pugs, Cocker Spaniels, Poodles, Yorkshire Terriers, Dachshunds, and Pomeranians to be Featured WHAT: A Dog Parade at Fox Run retirement community in Novi, MI,  in which residents and their pets will stroll the runway to "put on the dog," so-to speak.  Nearly 50 dogs - among them pugs, cocker spaniels, poodles, Yorkshire terriers, dachshunds, and Pomeranians - will be featured. The dogs -- If they  know any tricks --  will showcase them.  Residents will receive a participation pins...

Novi Candidate Night Set for October 3 at Fox Run

Sep 13, 2011
NOVI CANDIDATE NIGHT SET FOR MONDAY, OCTOBER 3, FROM 7-9 P.M., AT FOX RUN; NEARLY 1,000 RETIREES TO QUESTION CANDIDATES FOR MAYOR AND CITY COUNCIL  WHAT: Novi Candidate Night at Fox Run retirement community.  Each candidate running for Mayor and City Council will speak for five minutes. They will then take questions from the nearly 1,000 residents who will be in attendance WHEN AND WHERE: Monday, October 3, from 7- 9 p.m., in the Performing Arts Center at Fox Run, 41000 Thirteen Mile Road, Novi, MI, 48377. Novi Candidate Night is sponsored by the Fox Run Resident Advisory Council. ABOUT...

Fox Run Residents to Go Back to Their High School Reunion on Friday, September 16, to Solve a Murder Mystery

Sep 12, 2011
FOX RUN RESIDENTS TO GO BACK TO THEIR HIGH SCHOOL REUNION ON FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, TO SOLVE MURDER MYSTERY  WHAT: A Murder Mystery Dinner at Fox Run retirement community in Novi in which  30 residents will dress as they did during their high school years to solve a murder. The residents will be given roles to play and information. They will mingle as if they are at a high school reunion and then they will try to solve the mystery. The theme of this event is "Killer Reunion."  Residents will be served appetizers, Killer Cocktails" and a buffet dinner. WHEN...

Fox Run Honors Seven Employees for Their Combined 80 Years of Service to Residents

Sep 1, 2011
FOX RUN HONORS SEVEN EMPLOYEES FOR THEIR COMBINED 80 YEARS OF SERVICE TO RESIDENTS NOVI, MI (September 1, 2011) - Fox Run retirement community in Novi this week honored seven of its employees for their combined 80 years of service to residents. Each of the honorees was treated to a scrumptious meal at the Novi VI Chophouse, a plaque and a special financial gift. The following employees were honored: n  Sikneh Achi, Fireside Restaurant Manager, for 15 years of service. She lives in Dearborn. n  Carolyn Ives, Retirement Counselor, for 10 years of service. She lives in Birmingham. n   Heather Krason, Human Resources...

Fox Run Residents Are Now Cutting Manufacturer's Coupons from Newspapers to Help Military Personnel Overseas

Aug 11, 2011
FOX RUN RESIDENTS ARE NOW CUTTING MANUFACTURER'S COUPONS FROM NEWSPAPERS TO SEND OVERSEAS TO HELP MILITARY PERSONNEL; MORE THAN 5,000 COUPONS HAVE BEEN SHIPPED IN PAST TWO WEEKS  Novi, MI (August 11, 2011) - Fox Run retirement community residents in Novi are now meeting two hours each week to cut manufacturer's coupons from newspapers and send them to commissaries overseas for use by military personnel. This project, which is being held under the auspices of AMVETS, has resulted in more than 5,000 coupons being cut and shipped in the past two weeks alone.  It, according to resident Lucille Hubbard, will...

Fox Run Residents Run Their Campus' Recycling Program

Aug 1, 2011
FOX RUN RESIDENTS RUN THEIR CAMPUS' RECYCLING PROGRAM; NEARLY 100 TONS OF TRASH IS RECYCLED ANNUALLY NOVI, MI (August 4, 2011) -- "Use it up. Wear it out. Make it do. Do without." For people who lived through the Great Depression and World War II -- or whose parents did -- that little ditty represents words to live by. So it's no surprise that Fox Run retirement community residents in Novi helped to develop and now oversee the recycling program at their 120-acre campus. . In 2010, Fox Run's combined total of paper, cardboard, metal, and plastic saved 98 tons...