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Here’s the latest from Linden Ponds.

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."

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Tomas “Omar” Gonzalez, Director of Dining Services at Linden Ponds, receives Erickson Living Leadership Award

Mar 12, 2018

Hingham, MA -- Tomas “Omar” Gonzalez, director of dining services at Linden Ponds, received an Erickson Living Leadership Award at Erickson Living’s annual Leadership Meeting in Baltimore, Maryland. Gonzalez was selected for his exceptional leadership qualities.

“Omar and I have known each other professionally for over six years,” said Linden Ponds Executive Director Jim Centola. “During this time, I have been impressed with Omar’s ability to manage and lead his team. He is an individual who truly cares about all 300 people working in his department and for that matter, the more than 1200 people living in our community....

Liz Patton, TV/AV Manager at Linden Ponds, Named Artist of the Month

Feb 12, 2018

Hingham, MA – Most of the time you will find Liz Patton, TV/AV Manager, Linden Ponds, producing and/or directing more than 40 shows a month in Linden Ponds’ internal TV studio (LPTV). However, when she is not at work, she loves painting and taking photos and now residents at Linden Ponds can see her work all month long in the Derby Art Gallery in Derby Clubhouse at Linden Ponds. Patton, who has worked at Linden Ponds for 12 years, has been named Artist of the Month at Linden Ponds.

“The magic of painting has always intrigued me and photography...

Kyleen Farrell Celebrates 10 Years Working at Linden Ponds and is Very Grateful

Jan 18, 2018

Hingham, MA – In 2008, Kyleen Farrell was in high school and worked in the Dining Department at Linden Ponds, an Erickson Living retirement community in Hingham, MA, as Wait Staff. Now, 10 years later, she is a Human Resources and Recruitment Coordinator at Linden Ponds.

Over the past 10 years, Farrell has had the opportunity to work in a number of different departments at Linden Ponds including Dining, Resident Life, General Services and most recently, Human Resources. As a student on the Wait Staff she received the Linden Ponds Student Scholarship and then when she attended college, she...

Linden Ponds Employee Health and Wellness Center Helps Employees Focus on their Health and Well-Being

Nov 13, 2017

Medical Appointments, Fitness Classes, and More Offered to Employees

Hingham, MA -- If an employee at Linden Ponds, an Erickson Living retirement community in Hingham, MA, is feeling under the weather, wants to get in shape or think they have may high blood pressure, the Linden Ponds Employee Health and Wellness Center (EHWC) can help!

The EHWC offers resources, benefits, and programs to help employees to get and stay healthy—physically and emotionally. One of those benefits includes access to the on-site Center where employees can see a Nurse Practitioner during work hours and schedule...

Linden Ponds welcomes 130+ guests to the Annual Linden Ponds Garden Promenade Event

Jul 7, 2017

Hingham, MA -- More than 130+ 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. “Hundreds of guests joined the Linden Ponds Gardener’s Club for a guided walking tour of their flower and vegetable gardens. They also had a chance to listen to performances by the Linden Ponds Singers, led by Linden Ponds resident Lo Steele, and enjoy light refreshments before sitting down...

Kyleen Farrell of Rockland Named Recruitment/Human Resources Coordinator at Linden Ponds

Jul 7, 2017

Hingham, MA -- Kyleen Farrell, from Rockland, MA, has been named Recruitment/Human Resources Coordinator at Linden Ponds.

“We are thrilled to announce that Kyleen Farrell will be joining the Human Resources Department at Linden Ponds,” said Kathryn Murphy, director of human resources, Linden Ponds. “Kyleen, currently the Assisted Dining Manager at the Overlook Restaurant here at Linden Ponds, has enjoyed several different positions in several different departments during her tenure at Linden Ponds. We want our employees to grow and try new career opportunities and Kyleen is a perfect example of someone who has done just that at Linden...