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Holiday Music at The Village


On Tuesday, Dec. 5 over 50 residents and guests of The Village at The New McLean were serenaded with holiday music by three talented musicians from the Farmington Valley Symphony Orchestra (FVSO). Debbie Gilbert, principal violin, Concert Master, Gail Reynolds, violin and viola, Shannon Borror, cello.

Wine and cheese was served with each cheese being paired with a complimentary wine. The evening ended with a holiday sing-a-long. Residents and guests had a wonderful evening, enjoying the holiday music, and mingling with friends.

We would like to thank Michael Galluzzo, President, FVSO Board of Directors who was also in attendance, as well as, Philip Janes, FVSO volunteer, who helped to make this a wonderful evening for all.

December 2013 Activities Calendar

Artist Reception honors resident’s needlework

Sappho Petrowski was honored on Wednesday, December 4, 2013 at an Artist Reception at McLean’s Chapel Crossing. 

Sappho developed a passion for needlepoint shortly after high school and enjoyed both counted cross-stitch and petit point. She has created at least 30 pieces which she has framed and given to her relatives.

Mclean Auxiliary Gift Shop

Looking for great holiday gift ideas, come and visit the McLean Auxiliary Gift Shop

 The gift shop is operated entirely by McLean Auxiliary volunteers and all proceeds directly benefit McLean.

Hours:

 Monday – Friday 10am – 4:30pm Saturday 11am – 4pm Sunday 11:30am - 4pm 

Dementia Comes to Dinner: Managing the Holidays for People with Memory Loss

A free Seminar for Caregivers 

"Dementia Comes to Dinner: Managing the Holidays for People with Memory Loss"

Thursday, December 12, 2013

6:00 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

Mclean, 75 Great Pond Road, Simsbury, CT

McLean will host a free Seminar for Caregivers on Dementia

“Someone Stole my Diamond Bracelet!”
Presented by Mal Allard, Their Real World
Tuesday December 3
2:30 p.m. – 3:45 p.m.
The New McLean Health Center
75 Great Pond Road

McLean Honors Over 30 Veterans with Flowers and Celebration

McLean Auxiliary Volunteers put together 160 flower arrangements in honor of the over 30 McLean residents who served our country, during a celebratory luncheon and concert on the Great Pond campus.

Caption: Helen Molstad, Nancy Roby, Barbara Christopher and Lorraine Daigle prepare vases to present to over 30 Veterans at McLean on Veteran’s Day.

McLean Post-Acute Program Earns 100% Patient Satisfaction

McLean's Post Acute TeamA recent survey conducted by My Innerview concluded that 100% of McLean’s discharged post-acute patients would recommend McLean Post-Acute Rehab to others AND were 100% satisfied with the care they received.

McLean’s Post-Acute Rehab Program also earned the 100% rating for nursing care, medical care, quality of rehabilitation, progress toward goals, respectfulness of staff and many others reports Robyn Ligotti, PT, DPT Director of Post-Acute Services.

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