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Linden Ponds Residents and Staff Attend Annual Gala

Oct 30, 2019

Hingham, MA -- Hundreds of people who live and work at Linden Ponds , an Erickson Living developed and managed senior living community in Hingham, MA , attended the Linden Ponds 2019 “Hooray for Hollywood” Gala.

"Each year the Gala brings together both people who live and work at Linden Ponds with our supporting vendors and local community members," said Mairi Bleakie, Philanthropy Manager, Linden Ponds. "From a sit-down dinner, to a live auction and entertainment from the Winiker Band, everyone dances the night away! This event really showcases...

Linden Ponds Celebrates 15th Anniversary

Oct 15, 2019

Hingham's Premier Retirement Community Is Home to More than 1300 Residents

Hingham, MA – In 2004, Linden Ponds , an Erickson Living developed and managed retirement community in Hingham, MA, opened its doors for the first time. Now 15 years later, Linden Ponds, Hingham’s premier retirement community, is home to more than 1300 residents and has more than 800 full and part time employees.

“What a wonderful time everyone is having celebrating the 15 th Anniversary of Linden Ponds,” said Jim Centola, Executive Director, Linden Ponds....

Linden Ponds Residents Embracing National Tech Trends

Sep 23, 2019

Residents Sharing their Knowledge of Technology with Others

Hingham, MA -- These days, it’s not only young people who are using technology to stay connected and make their lives easier. According to a recent report from Pew Research, a record number of older adults now use smartphones about two-thirds of people age 65 and over go online, with 75% of those going online on a daily basis. A full 67% of older adults now use the internet, which represents a jump of 55 percentage points compared to 20 years ago.

That’s...

Linden Ponds Residents Return from 70 Day World Vacation with Travels Trips

Aug 2, 2019

Hingham, MA— Audrey and Michael Straight, who live at at Linden Ponds , an Erickson Living developed and managed retirement community in Hingham, MA , travel every year to Washington, D.C. (their former home) with occasional trips to the West Coast, the Southwest, the Caribbean and England.

Last December they left Linden Ponds for a 70-day around the world trip (mostly Southern Hemisphere).

According to a recent AAA Travel survey , nearly 100 million Americans are planning a vacation in 2019.

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5 Questions with Linden Ponds Resident Lo Steele!

Jul 23, 2019

Hingham, MA – Lo Steele has lived at Linden Ponds , an Erickson Living developed and managed retirement community in Hingham, MA , for 13 ½ years. She shares her story and why she is so happy she didn’t wait to move to Linden Ponds.

How long have you lived at Linden Ponds? Are you glad you moved when you did?

I have been here for 13 1/2 years and consider it one of the best decisions made in my lifetime.

What activities...

At Linden Ponds, Residents Find Less Financial Worries, More Security

Jul 10, 2019

Hingham, MA – Financial security is one of the cornerstones of a fulfilling retirement. A Gallup poll taken in 2018 noted that 78% of retirees report that they have enough money to live comfortably. A TD AmericaTrade survey of 2,002 adults taken in 2018 noted that 81% see their retirement years as a time to pursue new goals. And 76% see themselves using those years to pursue passions they previously neglected like spending time with friends and family, traveling abroad or taking up a new hobby.

That’s why the management team at Linden...

33 Local Students Receive Linden Ponds Scholarship

Jul 10, 2019

Students Were Recognized at a Scholarship Ceremony at Linden Ponds

Hingham, MA – Thirty three students working at Linden Ponds , an Erickson Living developed and managed retirement community in Hingham, MA , from 16 different schools along the South Shore received the Linden Ponds Student Scholarship.

“Thirty three students were eligible for the scholarship this year,” said Mairi Bleakie, Philanthropy Manager, Linden Ponds. “Since 2004, the Linden Ponds Student Scholarship Fund has awarded over $1 million in financial aid to hundreds of...

Linden Ponds welcomes 100 guests to the Annual Linden Ponds Garden Promenade Event

Jun 24, 2019

Linden Ponds welcomes 1 0 0 guests to the Annual Linden Ponds Garden Promenade Event

Hingham, MA – It may have been raining out but that didn’t stop more than 1 0 0 guests from attending the annual Garden Promenade Event at Linden Ponds , an Erickson Living developed and managed retirement community in Hingham, MA .

“We couldn’t go outside this year so we brought our Annual Garden Promenade event inside,” said Christine Hansen, Director of Sales, Linden Ponds. “More than 1...

Linden Ponds Residents Bring Home 40 Medals at Quincy Senior Olympics

Jun 4, 2019

Hingham, MA – Ten residents who live at Linden Ponds , an Erickson Living developed and managed retirement community in Hingham, MA , participated in the Quincy Senior Olympics and took home 40 medals! They participated in a number of events including: 1/2 mile walk, 1 mile walk, 3 mile walk, javelin, discus, corn hole and many more.

Linden Ponds resident Ed Petcavage competed in a number of events this year, took home 10 medals (5 gold, 4 silver, and 1 bronze) and trained in the Fitness...

Linden Ponds Residents and Staff Complete a Marathon

Jun 1, 2019

Hingham, MA -- More than 80 residents and staff at Linden Ponds , an Erickson Living developed and managed retirement community in Hingham, MA, completed a marathon today!

Each participant was given 34 days to complete 26.2 miles (or a reachable goal according to their level of fitness).

"We have an active community so we encouraged and motivated each person throughout the month to reach their own goal," said Barbara Leary, Fitness Coordinator, Linden Ponds.

Each person was awarded a gold medal for their accomplishment at a ceremony following the final 1.2 mile walk...