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Brooksby Village
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One, two, three, four, five, six, the dancers call out in unison as they waltz their way around the mirrored fitness studio at Brooksby. [caption id="attachment_7240" align="alignright" width="280" caption="Simone Roy (left) and Angelo Pappas are all smiles as they waltz through ballroom dancing class at

Linden Ponds
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Just as those at Brooksby Village and Linden Ponds enjoy active lifestyles in their home bases, many also fly south for the winter, taking their suitcases and sense of adventure with them. [caption id="attachment_7225" align="a

Tallgrass Creek
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One person can make a difference in the environment, and Tallgrass Creek proved it. When the community invited individuals to bring their own stashes of paper to be shredded, they amassed a grand total of 1.5 tons of paper.

Brooksby Village
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The recent Arts and Crafts Fair atBrooksby Villageattracted nearly 500 people to tables of handmade creations, including knitted clothing, paintings, photographs, and jewelry. The 27 vendors gave a portion or all of their proceeds to the community s scholarship fund for student employees.
Tallgrass Creek
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When a team of seasoned woodworkers has a project on the drawing board, you can be sure their first steps are to roll up their sleeves, study the blueprints, measure twice, and get on with the job. [caption id="attachment_6730" align="alignright" width="280" caption="Roger Johnson (right) has handcrafted children s toys such as this wooden rocking horse.

Wind Crest
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At Wind Crest, it s beginning to look a lot like Christmas and Hanukkah! [caption id="attachment_6709" align="alignright" width="280" caption="Merlin and Pauline Neff share a quiet moment in Wind Crest s nondenominational chapel, which will be a hub of holiday activity this month."]

Greenspring
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Although reindeer traditionally help Santa make dreams come true, at Greenspring and Riderwood, this job has gone to the dogs literally. Making spirits bright [caption id="attachment_6717" align="alignright" width="280" caption="Although reindeer traditionally help Santa make dreams come true, at Greenspring and Riderwood, this job has gone to the dogs lit

Wind Crest
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During the holiday season, many people reconnect with their faith. [caption id="attachment_6711" align="alignright" width="280" caption="Reverend Jim George, who lives at Wind Crest, volunteers 10 to 15 hours a week at Sky Ridge Medical Center as a chaplain.

Greenspring
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Blessed is the season which engages the whole world in a conspiracy of love.