Greenspring puppets

Recently, the Greenspring Players, the theater group at the Erickson Living community in Springfield, Va., decided to try their “hands” at something new—a puppet show featuring the exquisite puppets of world-renowned puppeteer and Greenspring resident Verna Finly.

Greenspring's Anna Greves

With almost $48 million in real estate sold last year, Personal Moving Consultant Anna Greves is known for doing the heavy lifting when it comes to working with real estate agents to prepare future community members for their move to

residents with students posing for a group shot

 

As a college student and member of the Enlisted Reserve Corps, Don Reynolds was called to fight in May 1943. He was first assigned to a tank unit at Ft. Knox, Ky., but at 6 feet, 4 inches, he was too tall for the escape hatch at the bottom of the tank. 

veteran and greenspring resident in front of wartime museum

According to the National World War II Museum, “approximately every three minutes a memory of World War II—its sights and sounds, its terrors and triumphs—disappears.” The U.S. Veterans Administration reports that the population of World War II veterans is shrinking at a rate of nearly 500 per day.