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The Value of Intergenerational Programming

The Importance of Intergenerational Programming


Posted on October 3, 2014 by Chad Adcock


The residents of our community absolutely love young people. Sometimes I joke that they only like young people, puppies, and babies. Of course, that's an exaggeration but there is an element of truth there. Whenever I bring young people into the community, even the most introverted residents come out of their shells and light up with joy. (more…)


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Frank Seaman Flying A Plane

Flying High at Age 98


Posted on February 12, 2014 by Taylor Rhea


No matter how old we grow, we never lose our desire for a thrill: the feeling of exhilaration, a mixture of excitement and fear. It’s the kind that makes adrenaline rush through our bodies on a rollercoaster ride. The kind that lets us escape from our ordinary lives, even just for a moment.

Something thrilling. (more…)


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