November 2019 Newsletter –
Emerald Ridge Assisted Living
From the executive director’s desk
For many older adults, the first and best option for living out their golden years is to remain in their own homes for as long as possible. But for some, there comes a time when this strategy becomes unmanageable and it’s time to transition into an assisted living community. Moving is always difficult and even more challenging with all the complex emotions and logistical obstacles that often accompany a move made later in life. But there are some ways to make transitioning into an assisted living facility a little easier. …read more!
Elaine A. was born and raised in Marinette County. She got married prior to graduating from high school. After graduating from college, Elaine was a dedicated school teacher and says she loved working with her children. …read more!
Employee of the Month
Brooke, one of Emerald Ridge’s Medication Aides, is 22 years old. She graduated from
Neenah High School in 2015 and for a short period attended Fox Valley Technical College for
Culinary Arts. She ended up transferring to UW Milwaukee and started working towards her
RN degree. …read more!
November Schedule of events
November 5 – Wal-Mart Trip 9:30 am – 11:30 am
Dollar Tree Trip 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
November 5 – Fishing ( Activity Room) 2:15 pm
November 11 – Veteran’s Day Ceremony (Neenah High School) 1:30 pm
November 13 – Fleet Farm Shopping 9:30 am – 11:30
Michael’s Arts & Crafts 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
November 15 – Happy Hour with Staff Game Show 3:00 pm
November 18 – Turkey Hunting 2:15 pm
November 19 – Casino Trip 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
November 20 – Resident Council 1:15 pm
Activity Breakdown 2:15 pm
November 20 – 3rd Annual Thanksgiving Lunch w/ live music 12: 00 pm
– 3:00 pm
November 25 – All Staff Meeting 1:30 pm
November 26 – Brunch at Four Seasons 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
November 27 – Church Services (Dining Room) 2:00 pm
November 28 – Happy Thanksgiving!