January  2018    Happy New Year!​


Happy New Year from The Danforth Activity Department! Teresa and Gerry have a variety of activities to get us through the cold winter months.  Here's a peek:

    Join us every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday to exercise!!

Programs "fit" to your ability!!

​Check our schedule for the monthly Clergy visit!  All welcome!


 "If I could do one thing over, I'd have been nicer to my parents"

​- January Jones

January 16   ​The January Resident Council meeting will be held today at 1:30 p.m. in the Activity Room.

All family and friends always welcome.

Come join us.

Warm your heart.


January 26  ​2018's first Birthday Party! ​Join us at 1:30 in the Activity Room.  Best wishes to Viola M., Irene S., Frank B., Joan B., Helen G., James I., Mike M., Ray S., and Patricia W.!!

Come sing along during our birthday celebration! 

Always a favorite!​​ ​​

​Be part of the group!


​Viola M., Irene S., Frank B., Joan B., Helen G., James I., Mike M., Ray S., and Patricia W.!!!

​All the best!!


​​January 9   The Lady's Baking Group meets at 10 a.m. to decide what's cooking for January!

​Any ideas?  Come join us!

January 15  Celebrate Martin Luther King's Birthday today! 

Gerry nobly reads the "I Have a Dream" speech at 2 p.m. 

​Salute Dr. King with cheese, crackers, and discussion at 2:30!   

January 19  The St. Mary's Academy Pre-K  class will be here at 10 a.m., singing songs and creating crafts with our residents.  Miss Megan has a boisterous class with many outgoing kids in this year's group.  Great fun!!


January 23   Our monthly ice cream social launches today at 2 p.m.  This month: Hot Fudge Sundaes! 



January 8, 2018   Happy 83rd Birthday Elvis Presley!  All of the King's hits will be played today.  At 2 pm, we'll have Elvis' favorite snack, grilled peanut butter and banana sandwiches! 

Come see the memorabilia on display! 

 "The birds are gone, The ground is white,

The winds are wild, They chill and bite;

The ground is thick with slush and sleet,

And I barely feel my feet."

-   Winter Poems

Kindness is like snow,

​It beautifies everything it covers.

"Slow as molasses in January"


January 06, 1777 - General George Washington sets up winter camp after significant victories over the British in Trenton and Princeton.

January 12, 1737 - Birthday of John Hancock, first signer of Declaration of Independence!

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