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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...

Linden Ponds Names Employee of the Year and Leader of the Year

Feb 27, 2019

Hingham, MA – A luncheon was held at Linden Ponds , an Erickson Living developed and managed retirement community in Hingham, MA, to celebrate the employees who had been chosen as "Employees of the Month" and" Leaders of the Quarter" throughout 2018. From this group, an "Employee of the Year" and "Leader of the Year" were named.

Congratulations to BoyIsme Champe, Senior Maintenance Mechanic and Maureen Brennan, Health Care Counselor, who were named "Employee of the Year" and "Leader of the Year" respectively for 2018.

"I was privileged to welcome all of the employees, their...

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...