Fall back in love with …

Music and Memory Program at Sterling Presbyterian Manor.

Fall back in love with music!

Music and Memory Program at Sterling Presbyterian Manor. This fall, we at Sterling Presbyterian Manor have fallen under the musical spell of our all-time favorite tunes! We have diligently worked to expand our Music and Memory program by providing res ...

Volunteering strikes a chord with Rolla …

Rolla High School graduate Thomas Hardwick plays the guitar to residents at Rolla Presbyterian Manor.

Volunteering strikes a chord with Rolla teen

Rolla High School graduate Thomas Hardwick plays the guitar to residents at Rolla Presbyterian Manor. After Thomas Hardwick graduated from Rolla High School last May, he wasn’t having any luck finding a job just for the summer. So his mother, a hospic ...

Bears to …

Resident Eleanor Ralls makes handmade teddy bears to children near and far.

Bears to Share

Resident has donated handmade teddy bears to children near and far Resident Eleanor Ralls makes handmade teddy bears to children near and far. Wichita Presbyterian Manor resident Eleanor Ralls was all set to make quilts for her two small grandsons in ...

Working with natural …

Susan Jones with her spinning wheel.

Working with natural fibers

Susan Jones with her spinning wheel. Ever been curious about how wool is turned into yarn? Fort Scott Presbyterian Village residents got an up close and personal look when Susan Jones brought her spinning wheel materials to demonstrate roving, carding ...

Residents create art with donated …

Residents at Valley Glen help create colorful paper flowers made with fancy crepe paper and other supplies.

Residents create art with donated supplies

Residents at Valley Glen help create colorful paper flowers made with fancy crepe paper and other supplies. Bethany Holohan, activities director in independent living, donated to Valley Glen (memory care) a beautiful book of paper flower ideas along w ...

Fidget quilts benefit …

From L to R Eva Beeks, Della Catron, Wilda Buffo, and LaVona Morrison are each holding one of the lap/fidget quilts that they made. So far more than 10 lap/fidget quilts have been made.

Fidget quilts benefit residents

From L to R Eva Beeks, Della Catron, Wilda Buffo, and LaVona Morrison are each holding one of the lap/fidget quilts that they made. So far more than 10 lap/fidget quilts have been made. A project designed to help one resident with dementia wound up be ...