WHERE'S BRUTUS? Kay found Brutus Buckeye on the first day of Spirit Week. Each day the finder receives candy buckeyes in celebration of the Ohio State vs University of Michigan vs. game which is this Saturday, Nov. 25.
Shirley is looking mischieviously scary!
Dwight accepts some candy from 'Scream'.
Dr. Death (Miriam) listens for a heartbeat at the Halloween party.
Miriam is a 'Witch' Doctor.
Richard and Edna pose under a scary spider web.
Barbara checks out some handcrafted jewelry made by Rachel and Ellie. 100% of the proceeds went to help out victims of Hurricane Harvey. Around $200 was collected this month. The sale of next month's proceeds will go to Hurricane Irma victims.
Jane and her dog, Cinni, enjoying the amazing summer weather amongst her beautiful flowers.
Ed and Eileen celebrated their 75th wedding anniversary with family and friends this past weekend. Their recipe for a happy marriage is respecting each other, being good friends, and having good manners towards each other
Dan gives the ball his best shot.
Wilma tees off at the first hole.
Dan putts the ball in while B.J. marks the spot.
B.J. puts the tee in place.
Barney was the official flagger.
The group discusses the score card.
Susan hands out supplies for the miniature gardens
Sharon begins her miniature garden.
A ladybug and a blue butterfly adorn this 'peaceful' garden.
This gardener is hoping for 'love' and 'joy' in her garden which is accented with tiny stepping stones.
The ladies show off their masterpieces!
Miriam looks for just the right spot for her plant.
The ladies show off their masterpieces!
An all guys trip to the Hollywood Casino in Toledo. Fun was had by all!
Miriam, Collette, Janet, Eileen, and Bureeda all adding a little spring to their room décor. The next day it snowed 2 inches. Ohio weather always keeping us on our toes. Think Spring!!
Max, Betty and Joan all adding a little spring to their room décor. The next day it snowed 2 inches. Ohio weather always keeping us on our toes. Think Spring!!
Edna, Barb, and Dave all adding a little spring to their room décor. The next day it snowed 2 inches. Ohio weather always keeping us on our toes. Think Spring!!
Doris, Marie, and Ruth all adding a little spring to their room décor. The next day it snowed 2 inches. Ohio weather always keeping us on our toes. Think Spring!!
Doris, Mary Kathryn, June and Barb making adorable Valentine's Day decorations to hang on their apartment doors.
Doris is enjoying her new little friend!
Ruth shows off her creation!
Joan can't wait to display her fun snowman!
Dave is looking forward to showing his great grandchildren his latest craft!
Witch Edna waits for the trick or treaters.
Mike 'welcomes' his Halloween visitors.
Mike gets into the season by putting some scary decorations on his apartment door.
Primrose of Findlay took a trip to Amish country this past week. They had lunch at Der Dutchman and sampled cheese at Heini's. we chose the perfect time to go! The leaves were changing and no crowds!
Our residents visited the Hancock County Fair. Edna and Joan were involved in garden groups and they keep their skills flourishing on their balconies for everyone to see.
Rae's certificate from the DAR
Rae receives an award for 40 years service in the Daughters of the American Revolution (DAR)
Dave and his popsicle homestead.
Popsicle stick airplane.
When your hair appointment is at the same time as ice cream.
Mike shows off his green thumb!
Mike checking for possible pests. His plants seem to always be insect free.
These green beans are ripe for the pickin'!
Mike harvests his bumper crop of green beans.
The Balloon fest is just a few weeks away! So the residents made their own 'hot air Balloons'
Ayane came to teach our residents Japanese Calligraphy. Each symbol is completed all in one stroke. This can be very difficult but our residents were up for the challenge and enjoyed the cultural lesson.
Bill Freemyer is enjoying the beautiful weather during our annual Father's Day car show.
The Lawrence family enjoyed a picnic lunch together on Father's Day
Not one bird feeder was alike.
Corry Dickson is sitting beside a car that was made the same year he was born.
The craft for June was decorating bird houses and feeders to put outside their window.
Richard and a picture perfect strawberry pie.
Dick M. knows his way around the kitchen. Homemade - including the crust!
Dan delights in interacting with an unusual looking duck.
Miriam gives a baby duckling the 'motherly touch'.
Barb, Nancy, Max, and Wilma are decorating coaster made from tiles.
Several residents enjoyed the trip to the Toledo Art Museum.
The day we went to the Toledo Art Museum was the first day they opened their newly renovated café. The food was amazing!
Happy Hour was at The Fern this month! Cocktails to start followed by a delicious supper.
Earl 'Stub' turned 100! We had a birthday celebration with cake and ice cream and Polka dancers to surprise him!
A full house celebrating Earls birthday!
A full house for celebrating Earl's Birthday
The Pub is all decorated for the St Patty's Day Happy Hour Celebration!!
Earl and his festive hat. Everyone was saying how natural it looked.
Edna, Don, and Bernie having fun at the St. Patty's Day Happy Hour!
Patsy, Linda, and Hal enjoying some snacks and beverages at the St Patty's Day party.
Doris and Nancy those Carey ladies sure know how to have fun!
Sharon sporting the Green hat and hair at the St. Patty's Day Party.
Bud and the Leprecon hat!
Theresa and Wilma goofing off at the St. Patty's Day Party
Rachel, Barb and Karl enjoying the snacks and beverages at the St. Patty's Day Party!
Colette is wishing everyone a Happy St. Patty's Day!
Regular Bingo is tonight at 6 and the cart is fully stocked!
Our Residents were given a private tour of the new Marathon Petroleum Center for the Performing Arts here in Findlay.
Some of the residents are enjoying the comfy seats during the tour.
A portion of the Performing arts building is filled with images of Findlay's History. Residents reminisced about the movie theatre they liked the most and which one had the best popcorn.
We are thinking spring!. Nancy, Wilma, and Dave are making beautiful butterflies to hang in their windows
The finished product! over 20 residents participated in the stained glass butterfly craft. Each butterfly was unique and beautiful just like our residents.
Shirley and Hester are residents here at Primrose of Findlay. They were having lunch with their daughters and Shirley asked Hester if they could sit at the same table. I heard lots of laughter coming from this table during lunch. I believe it was safe to say that new friends were made that day.
Residents enjoy making Candy Heart picture frames for valentines day.
Bernie, Linda, Hal, and Edna enjoying a beverage and celebrating Mardi Gras during happy hour time
Karl, Bob, Rachel, Patsy, and Don having fun with goofy masks and glasses during the Mardi Gras Happy Hour
Over 30 residents attended our Mardi Gras Happy Hour. Choosing a fun mask, glasses, or boa was only part of the fun! New Orleans Music was playing in the background and Margaritas, Jumbo Coconut shrimp, and sausage links were served. Fun was had by all! Some family members of residents stopped by for a snack.
Every month we go out for a birthday supper. Primrose pays for all the residents who had a birthday that month. For February we went to The Dark Horse in Findlay. The food was amazing and some of our residents knew some of the other customers and they ended up joining us at our table!
Lillian trying her luck at coin toss
Edna in a play-off
Miriam & Wendell enjoying each other
The Balloon Game
Balloon Game finalist
Wii Bowling Vs the Heritage
Couples enjoying Valentine's Lunch
Friends enjoying Valentine's lunch
Beaux & Belles Concert
Enjoying the concert
New Years Party
Velma trying the hat on for size
New Years Party
Lena blowing her noise maker
Oscar & Marie having fun
Miriam & Wendell dressed for the party
Lillian & Harold having fun celebrating New Years
New Years Party
Celebrating New Years
Shopping day for Grace & Georgia
Shirley eating tongue
Cork & Bill at organ tasting
Hockey team serving lunch
Hockey team serving lunch
hockey team serving lunch
Mazza Museum Mystery Trip
trip to mazza museum
cookie decorating with kids
trick or treating at Corky's apt
apple orchard mystery trip
Mystery trip lunch
Mary Ellen with the trick or treaters
Shirley dressed and ready
Nancy with the trick or treaters
trying to keep Joan from climbing
Harold trying his luck
Carlie toss pumkin seeds
Out to eat at LaScola's
Bob trying his luck at the seed toss
Eva tossing the bean bag into the pumkins mouth
Shirley and Betty enjoying some snacks
Dottie and Jerry watching the games
Alan enjoying his family at the fall harvest party
Cork and his family having a snack at the fall harvest party
Ken with his favorite car
Bob enjoying a classic
Max and Bill enjoying the weather
Jerry and his favorite car
Concert in the park
Wayne and Janet
Lady enjoying Pantasia
Jerry and Dottie
Community Hymn Sing
Pat at the secret Garden
Birthday lunch at Olive Garden
Happy Hour in the Pub
Mary Ellen preparing the chicken!
Shirley cutting the celery!
Resident Baking Night! The residents choose which meal they want to prepare and then make it themselves! Tonight, we are having Warm Chicken Casserole-YUMMM!
Ladies Table at Happy Hour
Our Newest Residents :)
Happy Hour :)
Harold and Dorothy at Happy Hour!
Socializing at Happy Hour!
Hanging out in the Pub!
Eager for the entertainment to start!
All Dressed up for the party!
More Sweethearts :)
Sweetheart Party :)
Mother and Daughter!
Primrose's very own Resident Singing with the Bayless Sisters!
Another Primrose Resident Singing with the Bayless Sisters!
For the Sweeheart Party, we had Peppermint Pie with Home-made Chocolate Hearts, Prepared by our very own Chef! They were DELICIOUS!
For the Sweetheart Party, our entree consisted of asparagus stuffed chicken, with a side of asparagus, glazed with home-made cheese sauce, twice-baked potatoes, and a roll. It was AMAZING!!
Chef Ron visiting with guests!
Mother and Daughter enjoying the Bayless Sisters!
Resident Cookie Bake Day!
Spring into Primrose!
Ladies tea with Miss America 1988.
Primrosie welcomes you to Findlay
Miss Primrose 2009 and her court.
Planting flowers is such fun
Fun is always popping in Findlay Primrose.
Primrosie is a true Buckeye - Go Bucks
Miss America 1988 and Miss Primrose 2009.
Miss Primrose 2009, gets crowned and starts her one year reign.
Its ice cream social time...your favorite topping is?
Its ice cream social time...Homemade ice cream anyone?
Primrosie and residents enjoying an evening at Concert in the Park.
Easter egg decorating.
Resident and family ready for a little luau fun
Flower arrangements in the making.
This is Living
Primrosie dancing the afternoon away at our hog roast.
Residents enjoying the hog roast.
Residents enjoy planting front entrance of building.
Primrosie ready for an event
Residents and family enjoy happy hour.
Anna Jane (Miss Primrose)