News & Views from Campus: August 7th – August 13th

-DON’T FORGET OUR “65 Days of Giving” campaign, running now until August 8th!  Ways To Give Just click on and follow the simple instructions!

Mail a donation to:

Good Samaritan Home C/O Nathan Halfpap

2130 Harrison

Quincy, IL 62301

THANK YOU for your continued support of Good Samaritan Home and our mission!

-Don’t Forget, Mystery Menu Returns! Mark your calendars for August 11th! Activities will be coming around with a mystery menu from a local restaurant. You’ll be able to choose your meal, place your order, and enjoy a delicious meal on August 11th! Make sure to watch The Patter for more information!

Cottage Open House Social Upcoming! 28B will be available for cottagers to use as a social meeting place to visit, play games, work on puzzles, etc. Open House will be held at Cottage 28B on Monday and Tuesday afternoons, August 8 and 9, from 1 p.m. until 4:30 p.m. Stop in to visit and get acquainted with your neighbors.

Happy Birthday

Judy Litchfield                                08-08     

Britney Higdon(E)                          08-08     

Dorthea Rosenboom                     08-09     

LilliAnn Dittmer                              08-09      

Raymond Diseron                          08-10    

Samantha Huckstep(E)                  08-12     

Weekly Inspiration

“Every champion was once a contender, who refused to give up.”

~ Rocky Balboa ~

Prayer Request & Scripture


Matthew 6:35

“Sitting down, Jesus called the Twelve and said: “Anyone who wants to be first must be the very last, and the servant of all.”     


Residents:  Foose Center

Staff: Administrators Jeannie & Matt, and Board of Directors

General Store Updates!

The General Store has new chips and snacks in stock, and also new ice cream products! Stop in and see what its all about!

Activity Calendar

***All schedules are subject to change without notice***

Sunday, August 7th————————————————    

Salem EUCC Church Service available for individual viewings

9:00      Worship – Channel 3 & Chapel

10:00    David Damm – Channel 3 & Social Room

1:00      Sunday Matinee: First Knight – Channel 3

Monday, August 8th———————————————-

9:00       Devotions – Channel 3 & Chapel

10:00     Tap Fitness – Social Room

11:00     Exercise – Channel 3

1:30       Rosary – Channel 3 & Chapel

2:00       Entertainer Tim Bealor – Channel 3 & Social Room

Tuesday, August 9th———————————————-

9:00       Devotions – Channel 3 & Chapel

10:00     Pound Class – Social Room

11:00     Exercise – Channel 3

1:00       Historic Hoover Dam – Channel 3 & Social Room

6:30       Tree Craft – Social Room

Wednesday, August 10th———————————————

9:00       Devotions: Marty Pressey & Dan – Channel 3 & Chapel

9:30       Grief Share – Social Room

11:00     Exercise – Channel 3

1:00       Blown Away – Channel 3

1:30       Digital Disciples – Board Room

1:30       Art Club – Town Hall

6:30       Uno/ Table Games – Social Room

Thursday, August 11th———————————————–

9:00       Devotions – Channel 3 & Chapel

10:00    Catholic Mass & Anointing – Channel 3 & Chapel

11:00     Mystery Menu!!

11:00     Exercise – Channel 3

1:30       Shania Twain: Not Just A Girl – Channel 3

1:30       Dominoes – Social Room

Friday, August 12th—————————————————-

9:00       Devotions – Channel 3 & Chapel

9:30       Ozzie & Rocky – Social Room

10:00     Our Planet: Frozen Worlds – Channel 3

11:00     Exercise – Channel 3

2:00       Bingo – Social Room

Saturday, August 13th————————————————–

Games, Cards, Etc. available in Bartley Family Room

10:00       Bingo – Anna Brown

11:00       Exercise – Channel 3 Only

1:00         Saturday Musical: The Star Maker – Channel 3

2:00         Bingo – Southern Court

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