News & Views from Campus: March 6th – March 12th     

This and That…

-Chuck Newton is no longer with us as CEO of Good Samaritan Home. We wish him the best in his future endeavors. Jeannie McLeod is now our interim CEO.

-The QHS Blue Devils & the QND Raiders continue to achieve postseason success! The Devils beat Collinsville 34-32 to punch their ticket to the Sectional Final against Normal Community on Friday, March 4th. The Raiders defeated Moroa-Forsyth 60-42 and will face Bloomington Central Catholic Friday as well. Good luck to our teams!  

 Just an early reminder: Daylight Savings goes into effect Sunday, March 13th! Remember, “Spring” forward!

-The annual Dogwood Parade will again be held in Quincy on May 7th. This year’s theme is “Celebrating Our Community Blessings”. The parade has been held annually in Quincy for 53 years.

 

Happy Birthday

Elizabeth VanBlair                        03-06       Maricar Downs(E)      03-10

Austin Durst(E)                             03-06       Phyllis Wiesemann    03-11

Laura Herman(E)                          03-06       Elaine Leenerts Hyer 03-12

Anne Mays                                    03-08       Mikhayla Sharpe(E)  03-12

Josh Vahle(E)                               03-08       Cheryl Vahle(E)         03-12

Julia Ann Summers                      03-10

Weekly Inspiration

“The most wasted of days is one without laughter.”

~ E.E. Cummings ~

Prayer Request & Scripture

SCRIPTURE OF THE WEEK

Galatians 5:22

“But the fruit of The Spirit is love, joy, peace, patience, kindness, goodness, faith, gentleness, and self-control.”                

THIS WEEK PRAY FOR:

Residents:  Eastbrook

Staff: Accounting Department

Activity Calendar

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

Sunday, March 6th ————————————————    

Salem EUCC Church Service available for individual viewings

9:00      Worship – Channel 3 & Chapel

1:00      Sunday Matinee: Red Notice – Channel 3

Monday, March 7th ———————————————-

9:00       Devotions – Channel 3 & Chapel

9:45       Weightlifting Fitness – Social Room

11:00     Exercise – Channel 3

1:45       Rosary – Channel 3 & Chapel

Tuesday, March 8th ———————————————-

9:00       Devotions –  Channel 3 & Chapel

10:00     Pound Class – Channel 3 & Social Room

11:00     Exercise – Channel 3

1:00       Treworgy Planetarium at Mystic Seaport Museum: “Backyard Stargazing” – Channel 3 & Social Room

6:00       March Coloring Guild – Social Room

Wednesday, March 9th ———————————————

9:00       Devotions – Channel 3 & Chapel

9:30       Ozzie & Rocky – Social Room

11:00     Exercise – Channel 3

1:30       Art Club – Social Room

1:30       Digital Disciples – Channel 3

Thursday, March 10th ———————————————–

9:00       Devotions – Channel 3 & Chapel

10:00    Catholic Mass – Channel 3 & Social Room

11:00     Exercise – Channel 3

1:30       Dominoes – Social Room

6:00       Echo Visits Room to Room

Friday, March 11th —————————————————-

9:00       Devotions – Channel 3 & Chapel

11:00     Exercise – Channel 3

2:00       Bingo – Social Room

Saturday, March 12th ————————————————–

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

11:00       Exercise – Channel 3 Only

1:00         Saturday Musical: La La Land – Channel 3

2:00         Bingo – Social Room

Good Samaritan Home of Quincy

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