Personal Moving Consultant Kristine Kluge and resident Larry Horvath discuss the successful move of Joan and Larry’s carousel horse to their new home at Fox Run.

There’s no challenge too great for the professionals who help people move to Fox Run—as evidenced by their recent successful transportation of a real amusement park carousel horse to Joan and Larry Horvath’s apartment home. 

Mary and Don Briggs relax in their Walton-style apartment home at Fox Run. They moved to the Erickson Living community in Novi, Mich., from Grosse Pointe Farms in 2016.

A little over a year ago, Mary and Don Briggs moved to Fox Run. They had previously lived in a three-bedroom ranch-style house in Grosse Pointe Farms, Mich. Their property bordered a golf course, and they had a large English garden in their yard. 

Over the summer, Fox Run neighbors turned an unused parking lot into pickleball courts where they gathered to play the game three times a week.

One of the many things that the retirees who live at Fox Run consistently say they like about the community is that the clubs and activities are formed based on their interests—rather than being randomly selected by staff members. Such was the case with a pickleball group that formed over the summer. 

Pat Kridler chairs an active committee called Your Own University, which puts on interesting educational events throughout the year.

In her 86 years, Pat Kridler has moved 33 times. Her father’s work, then later her husband’s job, and her own career as a minister for the Unitarian Universalist Church prompted many of those moves. Pat’s latest move was from Minneapolis, Minn., to Fox Run in Novi, Mich., five years ago.

Louise and Jim Gotch have made many new friends since moving to Fox Run two years ago.

To maintain good health, you know you need to exercise, eat a balanced diet, and stay on top of preventive screenings. But did you know that the time you spend playing cards with friends or going out for dinner with other couples could also contribute to your health and longevity?

Executive Chef Steven Toomey recently took the helm in Fox Run’s Ascot Restaurant.

If you’ve dined at Benstein Grill in Commerce Township, Mich., over the past few years, you might experience taste recognition somewhere you least expect it.

Resident Nancy Forsberg is one of the organizers of Fox Run’s book clubs, which receive books for all community members from the Novi Public Library.

The active and intellectually engaged retirees who live at Fox Run are as hungry as ever for knowledge. Fortunately, the community has a longstanding partnership with the Novi, Mich., public library, which is a great benefit for several of the Erickson Living community’s resident-run clubs. 

Fox Run resident Geri Angel recently graduated from the Lake Area Citizens Police Academy.

For Geri Angel, retirement isn’t about slowing down. The former manager for a national chain of childcare providers has taken on many new challenges since moving to Fox Run, the Erickson Living community in Novi, Mich. 

A large part of the reason Fox Run is such a great place to live is because management takes great care in hiring employees who are the best of the best—whether they are heading up the marketing department, serving entrees in one of the on-site restaurants, or providing medical care for the people who live at Fox Run.