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Maris Grove Veterans Celebrate President’s Day with Special Guests

Feb 16, 2016

Residents Take Time to Commemorate the People Who Have Led Our Country

GLEN MILLS, PA— On Monday, February 15, 2016, over 100 residents participated in a unique President’s Day program hosted by the Veterans Club at Maris Grove. Several special guests were part of the community’s tribute to the presidents of the United States, including George Washington and Abraham Lincoln.

The ceremony started with the Valley Forge Military Academy and College Color Guard presenting our nations flags accompanied by two cadets singing the national anthem. Following the opening, the Military Academy’s drum core performed.


Maris Grove Takes Time to Support the Concordville Fire & Protective Association

Dec 22, 2015

Glen Mills, PA -- On Monday, December 21, Maris Grove Retirement Community extended a heartfelt “thanks” during the holidays to the Concordville Fire & Protective Association. Maureen Heckler, Executive Director of Maris Grove, delivered a one-thousand dollar donation to Con cordville Fire Chief Tom Nelling at the station.

“On behalf of our residents and employees, we are grateful for the outstanding service, dedication and professionalism that the men and women of the fire department provide to our community,” stated Ms. Heckler. “They continue to be a fantastic partner to not only Maris Grove but also...

Maris Grove Moving Forward with Development of New Residential Buildings

Nov 19, 2015

GLEN MILLS, Pa. — Maris Grove , an Erickson Living retirement community, is moving ahead with plans to construct its third neighborhood. The new development will include two independent-living residential buildings, Oakleaf Terrace and Maple Crossing, as well as community spaces for activities and dining, called Redwood Commons.

“We are excited to be able to meet the growing demand for the Maris Grove lifestyle with the development of this much-anticipated new neighborhood,” said Maureen Heckler, executive director at Maris Grove. “With over eight years of experience and excellence in serving the senior marketplace, the timing for this expansion...

Maris Grove Retirement Community Announces Appointment of Anne Andersen as Associate Executive Director

Apr 30, 2015

GLEN MILLS, PA – Maris Grove, the Erickson Living developed and managed retirement community, announced the appointment of Anne Andersen of Chester County, PA as its new associate executive director.

In this leadership position, Anne will work with the more nearly 700 dedicated staff members who pride themselves on helping to ensure that the community’s residents continue to receive top-notch service and care in one of the Delaware Valley’s premier continuing care retirement communities.

Anne has 25 years of experience in healthcare/retirement administration and is licensed in the state of Pennsylvania as a nursing home administrator. She...

Former Phillies Fave Talkin' Baseball with Maris Grove Residents to Raise Money for Community Fund

Jan 17, 2015

GLEN MILLS, P.A. – Former Phillies All-Star second baseman Mickey Morandini , who played in the 1993 World Series with the team and currently serves as a coach in the organization, spoke with Maris Grove residents earlier today about good ol’ fashioned Phillies Baseball!

The purpose of the discussion was Mickey’s way of helping the community raise money for the Maris Grove Residents Care Fund , that helps provide future financial support for residents who...

MEDIA ADVISORY: Former Phillies Favorite Talkin' Baseball - Maris Grove Style as Residents to Get a Surprise!

Jan 9, 2015

GLEN MILLS, P.A. – Former Philadelphia Phillies Second Baseman, and Pennsylvania native/current resident, Mickey Morandini will join residents at the Maris Grove retirement community at noon on Tuesday, January 13 to have lunch with them and talk good ol’ fashioned Phillies Baseball!

Number 12 will be a featured speaker as part of the Maris Grove Talkin’ Baseball Series, which is raising money for the community’s Resident Care Fund that helps provide future financial support for residents who may find that they have exhausted their financial resources due to unforeseen circumstances such as long-term illness.


Delicious Recipes are Here: Maris Grove Chefs Create Good Food That's Good For You Too!

Oct 23, 2014

GLEN MILLS, PA - Culinary experts from Erickson Living's Maris Grove retirement community held a very tasty program to highlight their kitchen talents, provide cooking tips and show residents how committed they are in creating delicious "heart-healthy" meals that certainly do not require the sacrifice of great taste.

Please click on link to view YouTube video here: Maris Grove Ultimate Chef Video!

Maris Grove Ultimate Chef is an annual tradition which celebrates the finest fare the community's Dining Services staff create each and every day for the more than 1,300 seniors...

MEDIA ADVISORY: Thousands of Warm Blankets and Plenty of Love for Children in Delaware County from Maris Grove Knitters as Winter Approaches

Oct 13, 2014

GLEN MILLS, P.A. - Approximately 100 members of the Blanket Circle at Maris Grove will not only attend their annual celebration luncheon for the sixth year beginning tomorrow at 12:30 p.m., Tuesday, October 14 , but they will also be acknowledged by Delaware County educators and business leaders for a truly tremendous accomplishment.

In addition to knitting one beautiful blanket after another since the group was founded by Maris Grove resident Frankie Moses in September 2008, this stellar group of 146 loving ladies weave compassion, smiles and support for the Chester/Delaware County chapters of the national non-profit organization Project...

MEDIA ADVISORY: Great Gastronomic Grub That is Not Only Delicious But Healthy to be Highlighted at Maris Grove for Residents

Oct 7, 2014

GLEN MILLS, P.A. - From 10:30 a.m. - 12 p.m. on Friday, October 10th , chefs from the Maris Grove retirement community will cook up a very special event aimed at highlighting the delicious cuisine residents enjoy on a daily basis.

The program is called Maris Grove Ultimate Chef and will not only tantalize taste buds, provide cooking tips but participating chefs will demonstrate how good food can be good for you too! Heart-healthy meals will be emphasized during this program with each tasty dish under 600 calories!

Maris Grove Dining Services Director Joe Guidetti, Executive Chef Justin...