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

Novi Public Library-Fox Run Partnership Explores Literary Horizons

Mar 27, 2017

NOVI, MI (March 28, 2017) – A partnership between the Novi Public Library and Fox Run brings free programming, books and technology to the retirement community’s residents year-round while enabling them to experience the library’s vast educational, cultural and recreational venues.

The partnership started 10 years ago when the library offered a book club at Fox Run. It today encompasses four book clubs and many special literary events, most notably an annual Authors LIVE event hosted by the library at Fox Run in...

Fox Run Residents Bask in Valentine’s Day Chocolate Fest

Feb 21, 2017

NOVI, MI (February 21, 2017) -- Residents of Fox Run retirement community feasted on hundreds of chocolate delicacies prepared by the nation’s finest chefs when they celebrated a Valentine’s Day Chocolate Fest by basking in the nostalgia and romanticism of chocolate.

Kevin Cunningham, Director of Dining Services and a chocolatier who admits to having a constant craving for truffles and cheesecakes, created many of the chocolate masterpieces himself.

The Entrée consisted of sliced beef tenderloin rubbed with organic cocoa nib, cinnamon spices and...

How to Choose the Best Moving Company

Feb 16, 2017

NOVI, MI (February 17, 2017) -- Whether you’re planning a move locally or long distance, moving can be stressful. One of the most important factors in planning a move is to hire the right mover for the job. Not knowing what to look for while searching through the vast range of moving options can be overwhelming.

Erickson Living, the manager and developer of Fox Run retirement community, has simplified this process for incoming residents by narrowing down the wide range of options to a list of “preferred” movers....

Greg Meehan is Named Fox Run’s Leader of the Year

Feb 6, 2017

NOVI, MI (February 7, 2017) -- Greg Meehan has been named Fox Run’s Leader of the Year. Greg, who resides in Northville, has served as the retirement community’s Finance Director for four years and has made a tremendous impact on the community. His influence reaches far beyond the Finance Department as he actively supports all Fox Run departments from an operational perspective. Greg will be recognized at the Erickson Living Annual Meeting in March in Baltimore, MD, where he will receive his award.

Greg has an insatiable desire to...

Find Your Dream Job at Fox Run's Saturday, February 11, Career Fair

Feb 1, 2017

NOVI, MI -- A Career Fair will be held Saturday, February 11 (from 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.) at Fox Run retirement community, 4100 West 13 Mile Road.

The following career opportunities are available:

Dining: Cooks, Dishwashers, Prep and Line Cooks, Sous Chefs, Restaurant Managers, and Wait Staff.

Health Care: CNAs, RNs, EMTs, and Personal Care Private Duty Caregiver (HHA, Direct Care Worker, Non-Certified)....

Fox Run's Adopted Grandparents Program is an Ageless Rewarding Experience

Jan 26, 2017

NOVI, MI (January 26, 2017) – Each time Helen Weingarden talks about Fox Run retirement community’s year-round Adopted Grandparents program, her face lights up. “If you love children, this is a rewarding experience,” she says. The program brings together volunteer grandmas and grandpas from Fox Run with 4th graders from Franklin Road Christian School next door. The groups take turns hosting one another for monthly activities that vary.

When Fox Run opened 13 years ago a 4th grade parent gave the class flowers to take as a welcome gift...

Allison Murphy is Appointed Sales Director of Fox Run

Jan 26, 2017

NOVI, MI (January 26, 2017) – Erickson Living has named Allison Murphy the Sales Director of Fox Run retirement community. Murphy is no stranger to Fox Run and Erickson Living as she was an integral part of the sales start-up team at Fox Run back in 2001.

She went on to work as a Sales Manager, Sales Counselor, and Sales Director and helped with training and development at Erickson Living communities in Illinois, Colorado, Texas, and Massachusetts.

For the past few years she has worked for Trinity Health Senior Communities as a Regional Director of Sales.


Fox Run Residents Study Beethoven, Brahms and Appalachian Bluegrass

Jan 3, 2017

NOVI, MI (January 3, 2017) -- Among the dozens of interesting resident-run clubs at Fox Run, one of the most popular is the Music Study group. George Smith and Dan Braude started the club in 2011. The group of like-minded music lovers gets together once a month to explore a different composer, genre, or musical trend.

The members of the group range from talented musicians, including a former concert pianist, to people who don’t play a note but simply enjoy music.


Fox Run Launches its Facebook Page

Dec 19, 2016

NOVI, MI (December 19, 2016) – Fox Run retirement community has launched its Facebook page:

The Fox Run Facebook page is a communications tool to show progress about the community’s site work and construction, provide news about key milestones and post information about upcoming events and activities. It is also an interactive venue for sharing human interest stories about residents and staff.

"Our residents and staff, who...

Fox Run's Allen Zondlak Visits All 3,142 Counties and Alll 59 National Parks in United States

Dec 5, 2016

NOVI, MI (December 5, 2016) -- Many people make it a priority to travel more frequently when they retire. But few people can say they have covered the territory that Fox Run retirement community resident Allen Zondlak has. He has been to all 3,142 counties in the United States and all 59 of the nation’s national parks.

Allen says the idea to challenge himself to visit every county in the country first came to him in college. He had a geography professor at...