Marian Center staff and residents had an ice cream social on May 6th.  They ate ice cream in the Atrium and many sang karaoke.  

DT had a Residents appreciation day where they did different activities all day.

 

Some residents had tattoos applied and others had their nails done.

 

Marian Center had a Q Appreciation Day!  Qs were surprised by guardians’ personal notes and residents made art, cards and paintings to celebrate their Qs.

 

Val Freil will be starting a quarterly newsletter which will be sent out by a mass email.  If there is anything you would like to be included just email her.  Any input is appreciated.

 

A vegetable garden has begun behind Norkett Hall.  Seeds were watered by residents and they watched them grow in the Atrium. Volunteers are going to clean the outside area and the seeds will be planted.

 

BBQ season has begun and there will be a campus wide BBQ on Memorial Day.

 

Green monthly smoothies are continuing and there is a discussion with the kitchen to make them for a snack for residents.

 

May birthdays were celebrated May 13th and lunch was ordered in.

 

There was a retirement party for Sikirat (DSP for apartment 205).

 

New mattresses are in place and the first round of new bed frames has been ordered.

 

A timeline is being worked on to renovate all the bathrooms in the Marian Center.  

 

Invitations to Prom on June 25th will be out soon.