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Ukrainian dinner helps those in need
Residents and Employee Care Partners in Prince Albert had a chance to enjoy some delicious Ukrainian food, while raising support and awareness for those facing struggles in the region.
Generous community provides season of beauty
Gardening season may be over, but residents at Points West Living Prince Albert are still basking in the pleasure they got from their garden boxes this summer. And in the generosity of the broader community which made the boxes possible.
Polka party gets toes tapping
Residents at Points West Living Prince Albert were treated to an evening of classic polka music on July 30. It was a good thing the performer was set up next to the community’s dance floor, because, as is expected when polkas are played, residents got up and danced.
Every-bunny’s a winner at PA Easter egg hunt
On Easter morning, residents of Points West Living Prince Albert had their very own Easter egg hunt. Some of the colourful plastic eggs held sweet treats and others contained prize tokens, for items that couldn’t fit in an egg.
Thanks-toberfest-aversary combines celebrations in Prince Albert
Points West Living Prince Albert held its Thanksgiving/Oktoberfest party on October 7. The Thanksgiving-themed luncheon was served by employee care partners. The day also marked five years since the building opened, so special recognition was given to residents and care partners who have been there since day-one.
Hoe-down happy hour welcomes autumn and harvest
Residents of Points West Living in Prince Albert held a harvest hoe-down for their September party. Many residents got involved collecting and sharing items to create the autumn party theme. With the help from employee care partners they decorated to make the building a perfect fall display.
Tailgate party goes ahead rain or shine
The weather may not have been perfect for Points West Living Prince Albert’s tailgate party on August 27, but the nice big party tents set up in the back yard kept the rain at bay and added to the cozy feel of the event. PWL Prince Albert was the top stepping community across 27 participating Points West and Connecting Care communities.
Community steps up to take top spot in walking/wheeling challenge
The steps challenge, #Steps2MentalHealth which ran among Points West Living and other Connecting Care operated homes from August 10-23 is now over. The community which logged the most steps is Points West Living Prince Albert. Their secret was to make sure their small collection of fitness tracker armbands were never idle.
Mid-summer Hawaiian party a perfect introduction to 'the new normal'
Even though nobody boarded a plane, everyone at Points West Living Prince Albert got a taste tropical luxury at a Hawaiian-themed party on July 24th. Residents and employee care partners got into the mood with Hawaiian themed clothes, fruit, drinks, snacks and music. The party flowed easily from the dining room to the courtyard, where residents and employee care partners enjoyed the newly warm weather.
New GM for new Points West Living community
Points West Living Prince Albert has a new General Manager. Heather Sander started in the position the first week of June, and says she is delighted to be back working with seniors’ care and hospitality. PWL Prince Albert joined the Points West Living family of communities in February 2020.