Windsor Run pioneer residents Janet and Ray Malarkey say they’re already gathering wonderful memories from their first year in their new community.

Each day for the last year, community members at Windsor Run fulfilled the Erickson Living community’s motto, “We share our gifts to create a community that celebrates life.” Recently, residents and staff celebrated the life they helped create with a day of festivities in honor of the community’s one-year

Beautiful brick buildings are shaded by by pergolas in the wonderful North Carolina sun.

Since the opening of Windsor Run’s third residence building, Beech Hollow, in June, priority list membership at the sought-after community is blossoming, too. 

Windsor Run’s newest residence building with 101 apartments will be home to some 150 new neighbors.

This month, Beech Hollow, the newest independent living residence building at Windsor Run, will open its doors to more than 150 new neighbors eager to join the thriving Erickson Living community in Matthews, N.C.

Photographed here, Windsor Run celebrated its one-year anniversary this past May with a day of activities highlighting a year of growth and friendship for community members and employees.

Windsor Run, an Erickson Living community in Matthews, N.C., known for its industry-leading, 90% refundable entrance deposit, is pleased to announce the introduction of a second financial option—the nonrefundable entrance deposit.

(From left) Janet Mercer, Kay Koos, Sherry Herion, Executive Chef Patrick Yeager, Maureen Hlavacek, Barbara Malady, and Kathryne Sanders.

Celebrity chef Guy Fieri remarked, “Cooking is all about people. Food is the only universal thing that really has the power to bring everyone together. No matter what culture, everywhere around the world, people get together to eat.”

Wilda Tyler credits Windsor Run Personal Moving Consultant Amanda Bates for a stress-free move to the community. “Amanda is a trusted friend,” she says. “I can’t thank her enough.”

“You never know what life has in store for you,” says Wilda Tyler. “I always thought I would move to a retirement community with my husband. However, after he passed away it was a decision I had to make for myself.” 

Tallgrass Creek Executive Chef James Braddock hosts monthly “Dining With Donuts” gatherings where residents get the latest culinary updates from the Overland Park, Kans., community’s busy kitchen.

Once a month, Tallgrass Creek Executive Chef James Braddock joins a roomful of people in the Sunflower Bistro where, over coffee and fresh donuts, he shares the latest from the Overland Park, Kans., community’s bustling, restaurant-grade kitchen. 

Windsor Run community member Bill Simpson confers with fitness coordinator Timothy Dean on his personalized workout program.

According to the National Institutes of Health, “Making exercise and physical activity a regular part of life can improve health and help maintain independence as you age.”

Windsor Run is pleased to announce Amanda Bates as the community’s personal moving consultant. In this role, she will work one-on-one with future community members throughout the entire moving process.

For each of Windsor Run’s pioneer community members, the first face they remember seeing when they stepped inside the sales center belonged to Amanda Bates.