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Quality time spent with youth in Lloydminster

When are they coming back? That’s the question residents at Points West Living Lloydminster were asking after an enjoyable visit from local students.



In Lloydminster, boots are made for dancin’

Grab your checkered shirt and your dancin’ boots! In late September, residents and employee care partners at Points West Living Lloydminster lined the dance floor to participate in and watch line dancing, Zumba dancing and musical bingo. “Music is so vital to a positive outlook on life,” one of the employee care partners was heard saying. And so is shimmying and shaking to it!



A sweet surprise hatches in Lloydminster

Recently, residents at Points West Living Lloydminster got the thrill of welcoming three new companions to the community—the feathery kind!



Two milestones / one cake in Lloydminster

In mid-August 2023, Leo and Erna Oestreicher had good reasons to celebrate! On August 17, it was the 69th wedding anniversary of these two residents of Points West Lloydminster. And one day later, on August 18, it was Leo’s 90th birthday.



Centenarian Vernon Merllat honoured with prestigious Jubilee Medal

On June 21, Vernon Merllat, a 100-year-old resident of Points West Living Lloydminster, was honoured to receive the Queen Elizabeth II Platinum Jubilee Medal presented to him by his Royal Canadian Legion fellows.

The Platinum Jubilee Medal recognizes the contributions that individuals make to their province and their local communities.



Cruising the community at Lloydminster

Driver John with trishaw passengers Karen and Marguerite

Lloydminster Points West Living started summer with cruising trishaw bike rides again this year.



Sidewalks become art at Lloydminster

For the past few months, a few students from Holy Rosary High School have been volunteering at Points West Living Lloydminster about once a week.



Lloydminster celebrates Cinco de Mayo

Cinco de Mayo has long been a day to celebrate an historical victory for Mexican-Canadians and the residents and care partners of Points West Living Lloydminster did just that. 



Merle and Friends entertain Lloydminster

Recently the cowboy-hatted Merle Tenney dropped in to the Points West Living Lloydminster community with his friends. Merle and Friends usually play country music to songs the residents know and can sing along with.



Lloydminster celebrates National Lookalike Day

You remind me of someone” or “You look just like someone I know.”

Have you heard these words before? No doubt you have.

Occasionally we may even recognize ourselves in another person whether they are family related or a stranger we spot on the street.That’s the spirit behind National Look Alike Day, observed on April 20th.

The day was created as a fun day to look and celebrate someone you look like or would like to resemble.