This year, National Assisted Living Week begins on the 10th anniversary of the 2001 Sept. 11 terrorist attacks. The patriotic theme, “Forever Proud” is about our pride as American citizens and our gratitude for those who serve both abroad, as well as here at home on our community streets. The following are some of the highlights planned by Morning Pointe of Calhoun.
Sunday, Sept. 11 - Grandparent’s Day and Ice Cream social with residents and grandchildren
Monday, Sept. 12 - 11:30 a.m. Calhoun Mayor Jimmy Palmer will sign National Assisted Living Week Proclamation and join residents and community for lunch
Tuesday, Sept. 13 - 6 p.m. – USO Dance with the Calhoun/Gordon Senior Center
Wednesday, Sept. 14 - 10 a.m. – Senior Day at local Cherokee Capital Fair
Thursday, Sept. 15 - noon –Red, White & Blue BBQ for First responders, residents and families
Friday, Sept. 16 - 10 a.m. – Assemble care packages for our troops
- National Guard to demonstrate proper flag etiquette
Saturday, Sept. 17 - 2 p.m. – Pins-Ups and Heart Throbs - Residents will enjoy an afternoon of reminiscing through stars of the 30’s, 40’s and 50’s and trivia from the golden age.
Community tours are also available
Morning Pointe of Calhoun Assisted Living and Alzheimer’s Memory Care is located at 660 Jolly Road, NW, Calhoun. For more information, call 706-629-0777 or visit www.morningpointe.com.