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!

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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  

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 "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!​​ ​​

​JOIN  US!



HAPPY BIRTHDAY THIS MONTH

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!        

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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.

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 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?

AWESOME!