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LINDEN PONDS IN HINGHAM TO PRESENT 6TH ANNUAL PASTORAL MINISTRIES SYMPOSIUM

Oct 4, 2012
Tuesday, October 16 at 8:30am -1pm with Keynote Speaker Rabbi Earl Grollman WHAT:  Panel on Spiritual Issues at the End of Life Featuring Keynote Speaker Rabbi Earl Grollman, Author, national authority on grief and featured on PBS "Mr. Rogers Neighborhood."  Other speakers include: Dr. Mark Samuelson - Physician's Perspective Jim Pettee: Humanist Perspective Rev. Colette Wood - Chaplain's Perspective Rob Zucker:  Grief Counselor Perspective  WHEN:                  Tuesday, October 16                                 8:30am-1pm Registration and coffee is at 8.30 AM Program begins at 9.30 AM WHERE:                Linden Ponds Derby Performing Arts Center Linden Ponds Way, Hingham, MA 02043 RSVP:  For tickets,...

Massachusetts Senate candidate Elizabeth Warren Visits Linden Ponds

Oct 3, 2012
Massachusetts  Democratic Senate candidate Elizabeth Warren stopped by Linden Ponds to visit residents and answer questions.

100 People From Linden Ponds Walk in the Alzheimer's Association Memory Walk and Raise Over $15,000

Oct 3, 2012
Hingham, MA - Over 100 people who live and work at Linden Ponds came together to walk in the Alzheimer's Association Memory Walk in Plymouth.     Linden Ponds, part of the national network of communities developed and managed by Erickson Living, made a donation of $5000.  Residents, staff, students and families raised over $10,000.  Total, Linden Ponds made a contribution of more than $15,000 to the Alzheimer's Association.  "This is always a wonderful event and we are thrilled to be a part of it every year to help raise money for the Alzheimer's Association," said Tara Mangan, Executive & Finance Administrative Assistant,...

U.S. Senator Scott Brown Visits Linden Ponds

Sep 26, 2012
Hingham, MA -- U.S. Senator Scott Brown spoke to more than 200 people who live at Linden Ponds.  He answered questions and then he and his wife Gail surprised a newly married couple at their wedding reception at Linden Ponds.   Linden Ponds is a full-service continuing care retirement community situated on a scenic 108-acre campus in Hingham, Massachusetts. The vibrant campus opened in October 2004, and is home to 1,200 seniors who are enjoying life to the fullest.  Erickson Living is the developer and manager of Linden Ponds. [caption id="attachment_16207" align="alignnone" width="300"] From left to right: Ian Brown, Executive...

African American and Friends Group at Linden Ponds to Host Fashion Show

Sep 26, 2012
 More than 20 Countries will be represented in the Show on Thursday, September 27 at 2pm Hingham, MA -- Started a few years ago by Leroy and Marian Jenkins, the Linden Ponds' African American and Friends Group will host an International Fashion Show at Linden Ponds on Thursday, September 27 at 2pm at Linden Ponds. "We started the group a few years ago because we wanted people to know that Linden Ponds is a diverse community and people with all different backgrounds live here," said Marian Jenkins. "Starting this group allows us to celebrate our background, share it with others...

Joy D. Griffith of Linden Ponds Receives Del Martin Award from OLOC

Sep 12, 2012

Hingham, MA - OLOC proudly announces The Del Martin Old Lesbian Pride Award to Joy D. Griffith of Linden Ponds.   The Del Martin Award was created to honor Del Martin, activist, pathfinder, and OLOC member who died at age 87. 

 "I am speechless over this honor and can't thank OLOC enough for recognizing me," said Griffith.  "I have worked with them for a few years and am still shocked and surprised they chose me this year."   Griffith was recognized for her work with the Golden Threads Publication and the Golden Threads Annual Celebration in Cape...

Hundreds Attending Linden Ponds Summer Concert Series Every Tuesday

Jul 30, 2012
Hingham, MA - Hundreds of people who live at Linden Ponds are attending the Linden Ponds Summer Concert Series every Tuesday at 2pm outside at the Summer Concert Stage. "This is one of Linden Ponds most popular summer events," said Joe McStowe, Community Services Manager, Linden Ponds.  "Outside groups come to Linden Ponds every week to perform in front of hundreds of residents and staff!" This year's series features a 35 member chorus from Georia, The Incomparable Ray Greene, The Kilby Street Bluegrass Band, Riverside Theatre Works Mixed Emotions, The Afrika Gente Band, The Swinging Seniors, The Dixie Diehards, The...

"The Red Carpet Concert" presented by the Linden Ponds Repertory Company Begins June 26 at Linden Ponds

Jun 21, 2012
110 Residents Involved in Production Hingham, MA --  The Linden Ponds Repertory Company including the Linden Pongs Singers, The Linden Ponds Musicians and The Linden Ponds Whistlers will present "The Red Carpet Concert" Produced and Directed by Lo Steele on  Tuesday, June 26 and Thursday, June 28, at 7:30 p.m.  International Opera Soprano Joanna Porackova will be a guest artist. There will be two choruses,  The Concert Choir, which will sing classical music and the Show Choir, which will sing music from the stage.  A new group, The Whistlers, will join the Show Choir for two numbers.   Miss Porackova will...

More than $100,000 was raised for the Linden Ponds Scholarship Fund

Jun 4, 2012
25 South Shore Students to Receive Scholarships Hingham, MA -- More than $100,000 was raised for the Linden Ponds Scholarship Fund.  This year there are 25 students eligible for a Scholarship. The Linden Ponds Scholarship Fund is for student employees who plan to attend a college or accredited trade school beginning fall 2011.  The students need to have worked at Linden Ponds during their junior and senior year and put in 1000 hours of work.  Those students will receive a total of $4,000 over four years of college.  The money will be dispersed directly to their schools in $500-per-semester increments,...

Two Linden Ponds Athletes Win Six Gold Medals Each at Quincy Senior Olympic Games

May 29, 2012
Hingham, MA -- Linden Ponds Residents Gus Diezemann and Ed Petcavage both won six Gold Medals while participating in the 30th Annual Quincy Senior Olympic Games held in May. Diezemann won Gold medals in the half mile walk, shot put, softball throw, basketball free throw, golf putting and horseshoe pitching events Petcavage won Gold in the half mile walk, one mile walk, standing long jump, javelin throw, basketball free throw and horseshoe pitching events. Over 150 men and women participated in this year's Quincy Senior Olympic Games. Linden Ponds is a full-service continuing care retirement community situated on a scenic...