Anthology Senior Living communities recently hosted a fun-filled week of activities and excitement for all who attended. The week featured a range of activities from sports themes to superheroes designed to entertain and engage residents. Our annual Spirit Week is a highlight for residents, staff and community alike as it adds fun activities and camaraderie for all fostering the spirit of community at Anthology.
Have you ever wondered if it’s fun to live in senior housing? The answer is yes if you live at Anthology Senior Living. Let’s dive in and take a look at the exciting week of fun.
Fun Activities at 2023 Anthology Spirit Week
This year’s spirit week took place April 17th to 21st. Each day of the week had a theme, games, activities and contests at every Anthology community.
Monday: On Sports Day,
residents at Anthology of Wildwood sported their favorite team’s colors – the Kansas City Chiefs! The Anthology of Natick team cheered on the Boston Marathon, which went right by the building. The residents at Anthology of Wildwood also wore purple one day during Spirit Week in honor of Alzheimer’s disease research and the efforts to find a cure.
Tuesday: On Beach Day,
residents at Anthology of Clayton View dressed up for the occasion, and residents at Anthology of Denton dressed up and jumped into the Jimmy Buffet vibes with both feet. At Anthology of Plano, residents took their fun and games outside for some sunshine and fresh air! And at Anthology of Rochester Hills, residents had themed drinks in the spirit of fun in the sun!
Wednesday: On Decades Day,
residents at Anthology of McCandless sported 1950s clothes were rockin' with 70's and 80's top hits music-themed attire. At Anthology of Midlothian, residents dressed up in support of peace, love and Elvis! At Anthology of Olathe, residents and team members sported with more spirit of the 1970s!
Thursday: As part of Superheroes Day,
residents at Anthology of Blue Ash dressed up as their favorite heroes for themed drinks and food. At Anthology of Farmington Hills, residents sported their best superhero capes and masks, while at Anthology of Town and Country, fun activities including playing with crafts that had special superpowers!
The celebration continued when residents at Anthology of The Plaza and Anthology of Mayfield Heights struck a pose with a superhero photo opportunity, with team members and residents dressing up in attire celebrating their favorite superheroes. At Anthology of King of Prussia, residents and team members represented heroes such as Captain America and Spiderman as they struck a pose for a group photo. Our physical therapy group, residents, and team members combined their creative forces and came up with this fun superhero video!
Friday: The fun activities kept rolling into Friday for Dress Like Your Favorite Holiday
to wrap up Spirit Week. At Anthology of Simsbury, residents and team members elf-ed around to showcase their favorite holiday, while residents at Anthology of Farmington brought out their Mardi Gras flair!
Anthology Senior Living communities like Anthology of Anderson Township and Anthology of Troy make it a priority to create a fun environment with lots of social options for residents. The social events and programs help to support mental and emotional health, while many senior living communities also offer fitness programs and exercise classes to support physical health. This focus on overall health and wellness is a key aspect of creating a happy, healthy lifestyle during retirement.
About Anthology Senior Living
At Anthology Senior Living, adult socialization is a priority at every community. Daily social interaction and engagement encourages Anthology residents to deepen connections with loved ones, build new friendships and pursue new hobbies. Designed around Anthology’s core philosophy, and using Anthology’s six dimensions of wellness, the Elements Life Enrichment program supports the body, mind and spirit. No matter if residents are taking part in a group fitness class, attending an off-site event or playing card games with neighbors, the Elements experiences keep them engaged and energized.
Do you have questions about our communities? The team at Anthology Senior Living has answers! Contact us today to learn more about how we support our residents, create our calendar of monthly activities and keep our residents’ families involved.
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