October 18  Our annual Oktoberfest will begin ​with a buffet lunch in the dining room, followed by beer and polka music in the activity room!


​​October 4  We will be making several trips to town today for errands and store visits from 9 a.m. till 12 p.m.

October 13  Our second intergenerational group of kids will be here at 10 a.m.  The ​Saint Mary's Academy ​pre-K class will join us for a new year of songs and projects.  Miss Meagan and her assistants do a great job when the kids are here!  Wow, do our residents love the visits!

October  2017       Get ready for ghouls and goblins!


Greetings  from  The  Danforth!

    We will welcome several groups of school kids, celebrate Oktoberfest, and welcome goblins & ghosts for Halloween!  Here's an "eek"-​Mother's Day, shopping trips, and the Memorial Day  


 "Even if something is left undone, everyone must take time to sit still and watch the leaves turn."
Elizabeth Lawrence

October 20  We will venture to Walmart today and go out to lunch today beginning at 10 a.m.

​Wear your lederhosen to the Oktoberfest and then to the Halloween Parade!​​ ​​



Leona L.,   Janice T.,    Edith W.,   Joyce S.,   and   Ruth M.

October 27  Our October Birthday Party will kick off today at 1:30 with Mrs. Shaw on the piano for a sing-along!  Best wishes to Leona L., Janice T., Edith W., Joyce S., and Ruth M.! 

October 17  Our friends, Judy and The Joy Time Singers ​will be here at 2 p.m.!


"There is no season when such pleasant and sunny spots may be lighted on, and produce so pleasant an effect on the feelings, as now October. "
Nathaniel Hawthorne

October 31  Happy Halloween!   Our fun kicks off with a school-kid parade, a costume parade by staff and residents, and many Halloween treats!        


October 2, 2017   Hoosac School students will be here at 3 p.m. to initiate the first of our two intergenerational group visits this month.

October 13, 1775 - The United States Navy born this day!

October 17, 1777 - U.S. General Gates is victorious in the Revolutionary battle of Saratoga!

As you reflect on our nation's freedom, honor the courageous men and women dedicated to preserving it.


 The entire Danforth staff would like to

wish everyone an Aware October!  

Participate in breast cancer awareness!  

October 9  Happy Columbus Day!

​Columbus sailed the ocean blue in 1492!   

Join us!  We cordially invite all families & friends to join us for these wonderful, joyful events.  Plan ahead!  Call now!

​Who doesn't love Oktoberfest?​​ ​​

​With beer AND Polka Music?