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Family Bonds are Strong at Linden Ponds

Dec 10, 2018

Father and Daughter enjoy lunch together every week at Linden Ponds

Hingham, MA— Vito Pennacchio moved to Linden Ponds , an Erickson Living community in Hingham, MA, in April, in 2016. He was living in an apartment in Weymouth, and after his wife passed away, he began considering other retirement living options.

“I didn’t mind being there, except it was just too big for me alone,” Vito says.

Linden Ponds was an easy choice for Vito: His daughter Janet Rourke had been working at the community since 2007, so the...

Linden Ponds Donates to Hingham Interfaith Food Pantry

Nov 20, 2018

Hingham, MA -- More than 50 residents and staff from Linden Ponds , an Erickson Living retirement community in Hingham, walked a mile or two at the annual Linden Ponds Turkey Trot. The community also donated boxes of groceries to the Hingham Interfaith Food Pantry.

"Our annual Turkey Trot is always a big success but this was one of our best years ever," said Barbara Leary, Fitness Coordinator, Linden Ponds. "Food drive bins were out in all the clubhouses and both people who live and work here were able to donate. Linden Ponds and the Hingham...

Linden Ponds Resident and Staff Attend Annual Gala!

Oct 17, 2018

Hingham, MA -- Hundreds of people who live and work at Linden Ponds , an Erickson Living community in Hingham, MA, attended the Linden Ponds “Hit Parade” Gala.

"Each year the Gala brings together both people who live and work...

Linden Ponds Couple Glad They Didn't Wait to Move

Aug 10, 2018

Hingham, MA — Susan and Bill Humberd lived in a four-bedroom, two-and-a-half bathroom, house in Norwell, MA. But they were finding they didn’t need all that space. That’s why the couple, who are 71 and 72, moved to Linden Ponds , an Erickson Living community in Hingham, MA, in April.

“We sat down and said, ‘What rooms do we actually live in?’ and that is what we purchased,” Susan says.

At Linden Ponds, the Humberds live in a Hastings-style apartment home. With two bedrooms, one-and-a-half baths and a spacious living and dining area, their new...

Linden Ponds welcomes 160 guests to the Annual Linden Ponds Garden Promenade Event

Jul 24, 2018

Hingham, MA -- More than 160 guests attended the annual Linden Ponds Garden Promenade Event. The Linden Ponds gardens cover close to an acre, bursting with flowers, fruits and vegetables.

“What a beautiful day we had this year,” said Christine Hansen, Director of Sales, Linden Ponds, an Erickson Living Retirement Community. “More than 160 guests strolled through the gardens at Linden Ponds while enjoying music, food and more. Guests also had the chance to mix and mingle with over 200 residents who call Linden Ponds home. Danielle Niles, Meteorologist from WBZ-TV Channel 4 was also at the event and...

70+ Artists Living at Linden Ponds Display their Artwork in the Linden Ponds Art Gallery

Jul 19, 2018

Painters, sculptures, photographers and more all living at Linden Ponds, an Erickson Living retirement community in Hingham, have come together to display their work in the Linden Ponds Art Gallery.

“The Linden Ponds Artist Council sent out letters to all residents who might be interested, said “Molly Lynch St. John, Community Resources Manager, Linden Ponds. “Artists were asked to submit, by a certain date, a form describing their art work for consideration. We have very talented people living here so many people wanted to participate. Everything is on display for residents to see through the end of August.”...

Linden Ponds Residents Bring Home 48 Medals at Quincy Senior Olympics

Jun 7, 2018

Hingham, MA – Fourteen residents who live at Linden Ponds in Hingham participated in the Quincy Senior Olympics and took home 48 medals! They participated in a number of events including: 1/2 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 nine medals and trained in the Fitness Center at Linden Ponds. He took home gold in each of the walks (1/2 mile,1 mile, and 3 mile) gold in javelin, and gold in the 500 yard freestyle swim. He won silver...

South Shore Students Participate in Annual Linden Ponds Scholarship Week

May 9, 2018

Hingham, MA -- Students from 17 different schools along the South Shore working at Linden Ponds, an Erickson Living retirement community in Hingham, MA, participate in the annual Student Scholarship Week to raise money for the Linden Ponds Student Scholarship Fund.

“Thirty three 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 benefit for students working at Linden Ponds.”

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Linden Ponds residents still on the job and loving it

Apr 25, 2018

Hingham, MA – April 23, 2018— Sandra Schipul browses the racks at Pink Tulip Clothes and Accessories, in Cohasset, Massachusetts. She’s both shopping and working. Breezy blouses, colorful coverups, and summertime hats are just a few of the things on her wish list.

“I get first selection, which makes it fun,” says Schipul, who has worked part time as the store’s sales associate since it opened ten years ago.

While many of her peers are retired, Schipul, who lives at Linden Ponds, an Erickson Living retirement community in Hingham, MA, says she enjoys working and will continue to...

Willard Square Opens at Linden Ponds

Apr 11, 2018

Hingham, MA -- With close to 97% of apartment homes at Linden Ponds currently occupied, and in response to continued high demand, Hingham's premier retirement community Linden Ponds, an Erickson Living retirement community, has opened its 9th independent living residential building, Willard Square.

"Linden Ponds' occupancy continues to rise and our expanding customer base influenced our decision to move forward with construction of our 9th residential building," said Jim Centola, executive director, Linden Ponds. "We are all very excited to welcome our first set of new residents who began moving into Willard Square this week."

The new 156,378...