Category Archives: Current Events for Seniors

Mankato Primrose Experiences 'Life Lessons from the Garden'

Residents enjoy listening to Sharon teach her “Life Lessons from the Garden” Mankato resident Lorraine Currie shows off her beautiful bouquet. Mankato, MN, Retirement Communities Residents of the Mankato Primrose community have many activities that they enjoy, but one of the favorites every year is when Sharon visits with her “Life Lessons from the Garden”.… Read More »

Sioux Falls Primrose Celebrates National Senior Citizen Day

A Primrose couple shares a photo booth moment together Sioux Falls, SD, Retirement Communities Primrose Retirement Community of Sioux Falls celebrated National Senior Citizen Day on Friday, August 21st, with a photo booth. Do you remember the days when you would get in a photo booth at Woolworths with your friends and for 25 cents… Read More »

May is Older Americans Month at Primrose

This May we celebrate Older Americans Month, which was designated by President John F. Kennedy in 1963. This special month honors seniors and celebrates their contributions to our communities and to our nation. We celebrate this special month with our residents as well. Primrose retirement communities are filled with people who are making a difference… Read More »

April is National Volunteer Month

April is a very important month. Not only is it a time when we start to see spring breaking through the long, cold winter, April is also National Volunteer Month! Did you know that the average senior contributes around 180 hours of volunteer service each year? In fact, between 2008 and 2010, 18.7 million seniors… Read More »

Cheyenne Primrose Veterans to Hold Inaugural Flag-Raising Event

CHEYENNE, WY – The veterans of Primrose Retirement Community announced today plans to hold an inaugural flag-raising ceremony at the newly completed retirement community on Monday, December 23rd at 9:00 AM. The event will be open to the public and will be conducted by the veterans who live and work at Primrose. “This is a… Read More »

Master Gardener Shares Secrets at Primrose

Master Gardener Connie Smith Master Gardener Connie Smith shares her gardening secrets Finalist Container Winners (l to r): Niki Friend, herb/vegetable container; Master Gardener, Connie Smith; Judy Reinshield, flowering container; and Beverly Morningstar, succulent container. Zanesville, OH, Senior LivingOn Tuesday, May 14th, OSU Master Gardner, Connie Smith presented “The Secrets to Successful Container Gardens” at… Read More »

Retirement Community plans social evening

Austin, MN: Primrose Retirement Communities is planning a social evening for Austin area seniors this Saturday, March 13th from 4:30 to 6:30 pm. Austin area seniors are invited to bring their friends and adult children and join Primrose for a “Spaghetti Dinner” followed by a refreshing treat in the Primrose Ice Cream Parlor. RSVP’s are… Read More »