Ashby Ponds
12 student employees from Ashby Ponds pose together at the scholarship awards ceremony earlier this summer

USA Today reported in June that: “Over the past ten years, the average price for tuition and fees at four-year private colleges and universities has outpaced the rate of inflation by more than 3 percentage points, continuing a troubling trend that has persisted for decades.”

Ann's Choice
Dave Dunkelberger sews and quilts his bedcoverings and wall hangings on a 1955 Singer sewing machine. It sits in the second bedroom, now the quilting and computer room, of the Dunkelbergers’ home at Ann’s Choice.

At Ann’s Choice, Erickson Living’s retirement community in Bucks County, Pa., Dave Dunkelberger intertwines art and science to create one-of-a-kind quilted bedcoverings and wall hangings.

Ann's Choice
Marty and Toby Adler pose with art they brought home from Beijing

Marty and Toby Adler moved to Ann’s Choice, Erickson Living’s retirement community in Bucks County, Pa., three years ago from the over-55 community of Legacy Oaks in Warrenton, Pa. 

Windsor Run
Having their cake and eating it too! Windsor Run Executive Director George Comfort and Pat Bell cut the cake at Windsor Run’s grand opening.

On May 10, 2018, Windsor Run celebrated its grand opening with a ceremonial ribbon cutting delivering on the promise to bring the Erickson Living lifestyle to North Carolina. Since that time, close to 200 people have moved to the highly anticipated community, including retired schoolteacher Patricia “Pat” Bell.

Windsor Run
Windsor Run Medical Director Geralyn M. Campi, M.D., is board-certified in internal medicine.

Windsor Run, an Erickson Living community in Matthews, N.C., announces the arrival of Geralyn M. Campi, M.D., as medical director. Dr. Campi joins the executive leadership team with over 25 years of internal medicine experience.

Wind Crest
Darla (left) and Ben Schwartz say one of the best things about living at Wind Crest is that someone else does the snow shoveling. Meanwhile, their active lives continue uninterrupted.

Summer is in full swing but not everyone has shaken that winter chill. Friends of mine returned home from a New Year’s trip to burst pipes that wreaked havoc on their home and lives for months. In late April, they were still fixing drywall, painting, and waiting on replacement furniture.

Wind Crest
The courtyard in the master plan for Prospect Crossing will have a pickleball court, bocce ball court, and outdoor amphitheater.

Anticipation for Wind Crest’s newest residence building, Prospect Crossing, is rising. And not just because the addition will bring 111 new apartment homes in a variety of the most popular floor plans, including five brand new designs, to the nearly sold-out Highlands Ranch, Colo., community.

Tallgrass Creek
(from left) Judy Condray, Judy Turner, and Georgia Oehrle dance the Macarena

Demonstrating the Macarena at Tallgrass Creek’s annual talent show are (from left) Judy Condray, Judy Turner, and Georgia Oehrle. This year’s show highlighted 23 performances that included singing, dancing, poetry reading, stand-up comedy, and hand chime and ukulele performances.

Tallgrass Creek
Esther Dritley (left) and Joann Harper pot plants, one of the activities during Tallgrass Creek’s Senior Fitness Days celebration.

If you ask Resident Life Manager Jan Magee what her position at Tallgrass Creek is all about, she is quick to respond. 

“All the fun stuff,” laughs Magee. “And there’s a lot of it.”