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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...

South Shore Students Participate in Linden Ponds Scholarship Week

May 21, 2019

Hingham, MA – Thirty four students working at Linden Ponds , an Erickson Living developed and managed retirement community in Hingham, MA, from 16 different schools along the South Shore are participating in the annual Student Scholarship Week to raise money for the Linden Ponds Student Scholarship Fund.

“Thirty four students are 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 student workers to support their pursuit of higher education. It’s a wonderful...

Five Questions with…Linden Ponds Resident Franz Wolff for National Bike Month!

May 9, 2019

Hingham, MA -- Did you know May is National Bike Month? Franz Wolff, resident at Linden Ponds an Erickson Living developed and managed retirement community in Hingham, MA rides his bike 5 days a week at Linden Ponds! Learn more about Franz with "Five Questions With Linden Ponds Resident Franz Wolff."

When did you move to Linden Ponds?

I have been at Linden Ponds for nearly 11 years. I lived with my wife and children in Newton, MA most of my life.

How often do you ride your bike at Linden Ponds...

Linden Ponds Diversity and Inclusion Committee Hosts Asian Themed Dinner

May 3, 2019

Hingham, MA -- Hundreds of residents enjoyed an Asian Themed Dinner at Linden Ponds , an Erickson Living developed and managed retirement community in Hingham, MA. The event was hosted by the Linden Ponds Diversity and Inclusion Committee.

“The Dining Services Team did a fantastic job executing a diverse menu that covered Thai, Vietnamese, Korean, Indian, Singaporean, Russian and Chinese dishes,” said Karmin Der, Sales Counselor, Linden Ponds. “As I walked around the restaurants, everyone seemed very pleased about finding a new taste they might not have tried on their own. It was a wonderful night.”...

Kathryn Murphy Named Leader of the Year at Linden Ponds

Mar 14, 2019

Hingham, MA — Kathryn Murphy, Director of Human Resources at Linden Ponds , an Erickson Living developed and managed retirement community in Hingham, MA was named the retirement community’s Leader of the Year for 2018.

Murphy was one of 20 employees selected by their respective communities or corporate departments and recognized nationally among her peers during the Erickson Living Annual Meeting held in Baltimore, Maryland on March 4.

The recognition is given to a manager or director who continually demonstrates exceptional leadership qualities and inspires, motivates and empowers his or her team members to commit...

Executive Chef Shares His Expertise and Love of Cooking with Linden Ponds Residents

Mar 11, 2019

Executive Chef Robert Wittenhagen Bring Years of Experience to Linden Ponds

Hingham, MA – Mealtimes are one of the highlights of the day at Linden Ponds , an Erickson Living developed and managed retirement community in Hingham, MA. With four on-site restaurants, residents can choose from a variety of dining experiences, ranging from salads and deli wraps at the casual Harbor Café to a perfectly-cooked steak at the full-service Fireside Restaurant to made-to-order brick-oven pizzas at the Tavern. Instead of grocery shopping, cooking and cleaning the kitchen — like they did for so many...