Oak Crest

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[caption id="attachment_8460" align="alignright" width="280" caption="JoWynn Johns shows an example of one of her favorite pastimes embroidery! She also teaches courses at Charlestown for fellow stitchers. "]


Deciding to trade the upkeep of their twobedroom, three bath, Hanover, Pa., house for a more carefree lifestyle, it seemed only natural that Francis and Rosemarie Fabian would put Charlestown at the top of their list. [caption id="attachment_8457" align="alignright" width="224" caption="Francis and Rosemari

Ashby Ponds

[caption id="attachment_8218" align="alignright" width="280" caption="Benjamin Givens created this website to document the history of the U.S.S. Indiana, a ship he served on from September 23, 1944, until March 6, 1946."][/caption] Surrounded by bookcases filled with his research, Benjamin Givens shares the history of the World War II battleship U.S.S.


[caption id="attachment_8219" align="alignright" width="235" caption="(File photo)"][/caption] If a picture is worth a thousand words, imagine what a live video presence might be worth.

Cedar Crest

[caption id="attachment_8355" align="alignright" width="280" caption="Members of the Cedar Crest Rock and Gem society pose in front of a boulder on campus.

Tallgrass Creek

Betsy Heimke s grandchildren are grown and her great-grandchildren live in Texas, but she routinely enjoys fun and games with youngsters.

Eagle's Trace

Some people golf or garden to relax. Betty Roberts picks up a needle and thread and quilts.

Maris Grove

After 27 years of teaching children in the Delaware school system, Ilona Lind says the high stress and fast pace had caught up with her. My body was a wreck because I had ignored it for so long, Lind says. Once she retired, things became quieter and she was able to listen to her body; she knew it was time to reconnect.