News & Views from Campus: July 31st – August 6th

-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!

-Do you remember the World Freefall Convention?

If you’re from Quincy, chances are you’ve attended this! Founder Don Kirlin is kicking around the idea of bringing it back! Running in Quincy from 1990-2001, they typically had over 5000 registered skydivers, over 60,000 jumps, and drew folks from over 40 countries around the world per year. Let’s bring it back Quincy!

Happy Birthday

Sharon Reinberg                            07-31     John French(E)                08-03

Marilyn Weisenborn                       07-31      Bonnie Jo Clark               08-04

Nancy Sorenson                            08-01      Kathy Hoener(E)              08-04

Jerry Poteet                                   08-02      Maggie Wagner(E)           08-04

Ashley Tutt(E)                                08-02     Jean Delap                       08-05

Kiarra Shaw(E)                              08-02      Sheryl Bryan(E)               08-05

Joyce Winn                                    08-03     Sherry Ohnemus(E)         08-05

Ruth Disselhorst      08-06

Weekly Inspiration

“Make sure your worst enemy doesn’t live between your own ears.”

~ Laird Hamilton ~

Prayer Request & Scripture


Isaiah 30:15

“In returning and rest you shall be saved; in quietness and in trust you shall find strength.”     


Residents:  Eber Gardens

Staff: All Activities Staff

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, July 31st————————————————    

Salem EUCC Church Service available for individual viewings

9:00      Worship – Channel 3 & Chapel

1:00      Sunday Matinee: The Breakfast Club – Channel 3

2:00      Dominoes – Eastbrook Lane

Monday, August 1st———————————————-

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       The Alpinist – Channel 3

Tuesday, August 2nd———————————————-

9:00       Devotions – Channel 3 & Chapel

10:00     Pound Class – Social Room

11:00     Exercise – Channel 3

1:00       Gateway Arch National Park Tour – Channel 3 & Social Room

6:30       Battleship – Social Room

Wednesday, August 3rd———————————————

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

9:30       Grief Share – Social Room

11:00     Exercise – Channel 3

1:30       Watermelon Bust – Social Room

1:30       Cutest Animals – Channel 3

6:30       Bri’s Evening Activity – Social Room

Thursday, August 4th———————————————–

9:00       Devotions – Channel 3 & Chapel

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

11:00     Exercise – Channel 3

1:00       The Finest Hour – Channel 3

1:30       Dominoes – Social Room

Friday, August 5th—————————————————-

9:00       Devotions – Channel 3 & Chapel

9:30       Ozzie & Rocky – Social Room

10:00     Bingo – Social Room

11:00     Exercise – Channel 3

2:00       Country Classics – Channel 3 & Social Room

Saturday, August 6th————————————————–

Games, Cards, Etc. available in Bartley Family Room

10:00       Bingo – Anna Brown

11:00       Exercise – Channel 3 Only

1:00         Saturday Musical: All Ashore – Channel 3

2:00         Bingo – Southern Court

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