News & Views from Campus: March 27th – April 2nd

This and That…

-Feeling nostalgic? Lets take a look at some prices on the McDonalds Menu in Spring of 1972…50 years ago!

Big Mac: 65 cents – Today: $3.99

French Fries: 26 cents – Today: $1.89

Milkshakes: 35 cents – Today: $2.59

On second thought…maybe I DIDN’T want to know!

-The “Broadway Bullring” also known as Quincy Raceways, will once again operate in 2022. New track manager Jim Lieurance has over 40 years’ experience in racing, and he takes over the property at 8000 Broadway. Quincy Raceways operated uninterrupted from 1975-2019 before ownership issues and the Covid pandemic struck. The raceways were started by the late Albert Scott and family who owned the track up until 2007.

Happy Birthday

Jerry Manton(E)                             03-27       Linda Daniels             03-28

Alza Armstrong(E)                         03-27       Mary Lou Head           03-29

Patricia Lich                                   03-27       Hilda West                  03-30

James Duffy                                   03-27      Valerie Humphrey(E)  03-30

Mary Lou Nuessen                        03-27       Emma Keller(E)          03-30

Thomas Coulter                             03-28      Dawn Wand(E)            04-01

Joan Dietrich   04-01

Mary Janes     04-01

Richard Schwartz    04-01

Weekly Inspiration

“Success is the ability to go from one failure to another with no loss of enthusiasm.”

~ Sir Winston Churchill ~

Prayer Request & Scripture

SCRIPTURE OF THE WEEK

James 1:27

“Religion that is pure and undefiled before God The Father is this: to visit orphans & widows in their affliction, and to keep oneself unstained from the world.”       

THIS WEEK PRAY FOR:

Residents:  McReynolds

Staff: Admissions

Cindy, Sarah, Jody & Cheryl

 Activity Calendar

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

Sunday, March 27th ————————————————    

Salem EUCC Church Service available for individual viewings

9:00      Worship – Channel 3 & Chapel

1:00      Sunday Matinee: My Father’s Violin – Channel 3

Monday, March 28st ———————————————-

9:00       Devotions – Channel 3 & Chapel

9:45       Weightlifting Fitness – Social Room

11:00     Exercise – Channel 3

1:45       Rosary – Channel 3 & Chapel

2:15       Rescued By Ruby – Channel 3

6:30       Kennel Club Pet Visits – Social Room

Tuesday, March 29nd ———————————————-

9:00       Devotions –  Channel 3 & Chapel

10:00     Pound Class – Channel 3 & Social Room

11:00     Exercise – Channel 3

1:00       If I Were An Animal – Channel 3

2:00       Resident Council – Social Room

Wednesday, March 30rd ———————————————

9:00       Devotions – Channel 3 & Chapel

9:30       Ozzie & Rocky – Social Room

11:00     Exercise – Channel 3

1:00       Ancient Mysteries of the Universe – Channel 3

1:30       Baking Club: Tater Tot Casserole: Nancy Sorenson’s Recipe – Social Room

Thursday, March 31st———————————————–

9:00       Devotions – Channel 3 & Chapel

10:00    Catholic Mass – Channel 3 & Social Room

11:00     Exercise – Channel 3

1:00       Tap Time Fitness – Social Room

1:45       Dominoes – Social Room

2:00       Fantastic Fungi – Social Room

6:30       Left, Right, Center (Dice Game) – Social Room

Friday, April 1st —————————————————-

9:00       Devotions – Channel 3 & Chapel

9:45       Weightlifting Fitness – Social Room

11:00     Exercise – Channel 3

1:00       Dreamer – Channel 3

2:00       Bingo – Social Room

Saturday, April 2nd————————————————–

All Day   Games, Cards, Etc. available in Bartley Family Room

10:00       David Damm – Channel 3 & Social Room

11:00       Exercise – Channel 3 Only

2:00         Saturday Musical – Meet Me in St. Louis – Channel 3

Good Samaritan Home of Quincy

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